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Rib ride

We booked a rib ride with some friends. Our rib ‘driver’ Andy was really knowledgeable and the boat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emma H
via mobile
Cannot recommend them highly enough!

This was our second visit to Wavehunters having found them last time we stayed down in Rock, and I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GemSprack
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Locks Heath, United Kingdom
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Wavehunters Surf School is based in Polzeath, Cornwall. This is one of the safest beaches in Cornwall and Polzeath offers fantastic surf all year round. Join the ever-growing popular surf culture with our team of friendly and experienced instructors. Lessons run daily for two hours at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm. We recognise the importance of safety and pride ourselves in keeping our staff to student ratios lower than the recommended industry limit. Our own professional photographer will be on hand to capture your classic wipe-outs during your lesson as well as your first unforgettable stand-up ride on a wave. Wavehunters excels in providing people of all ages specifically tailored surf lessons to suit their individual needs. We understand that everyone learns differently. Through our many years of progressive surf coaching we have developed a range of unique techniques and a personalised style to help each and every surfer understand the waves, get to their feet and start controlling the board in a friendly, safe and relaxed atmosphere. We have fantastic options for children to learn together in a safe and fun environment.
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“sea safari” (7 reviews)
“great fun” (6 reviews)
“two hours” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Polzeath PL27 6TB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a rib ride with some friends. Our rib ‘driver’ Andy was really knowledgeable and the boat ride was really good fun - it’s not always easy getting a grin from a teenage boy!! We were fortunate enough to see a seal and a...More

Thank Emma H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Wavehunters having found them last time we stayed down in Rock, and I can not recommend them highly enough. So far we’ve only been lucky for enough to experience the Padstow Cafe and the 1hr boat trips but both...More

Thank GemSprack
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

We booked two surfing lessons for two of our kids. They were very friendly, helpful and patient with the kids and they managed to get them on the boards very quickly!

Thank Casper V
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Did the RIB sea safari from Rock as they larger boat wasn’t available when we booked. In truth it was way too lively for our young daughter who was pretty terrified throughout. That’s said it was incredible experience and we were lucky enough to see...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

5 children, oldest 13. Lovely, patient instructor who was great with all the children. Excellent 2 hour introduction to surfing.

Thank Gra_legend
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to Polzeath for a weekend from Sussex and had a fantastic experience with wave hunters, Nathan was very friendly and helpful over the phone when we were booking, he explained the courses very well and gave us tips on where...More

Thank AB C
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Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Booked a surfing lesson for my daughter (10) and step daughter (17), they had their lesson with 3 others, all beginners, short time on the beach learning basics and health and safety, then into the water, both loved it very much, and their trainer Isaac...More

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

Having previously had lessons for ourselves and our children over the past few years, we returned to Wavehunters, and thought we would try out a private lesson for the children whilst my wife and I (ahem) "consolidated our skills". The lesson was excellent. Yes, it...More

Thank thepeterdavis
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Instructors very friendly and took time with each individual. Fun warm up, includes wetsuit hire. Polzeath is probably not the best beginners' beach as they waves are big but both kids got to stand up and glide a few times and very happy after only...More

Thank Vegpledge
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and reasonably priced. Family of beginners and lessons were structured accordingly and we are hooked and will be back

Thank david g
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