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Surfing - individual lesson

As usual the teaching from the Fistral Beach Surf School was professional and helpful. I am a... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2012
Iain S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Great beach and surf school for beginners!

Just got back from lessons for my two daughters 16 and 12. It was a fantastic experience for them... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2012
Kerry W
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We are the only surf school located on the famous Fistral Beach, offering 2 hours for all abilities. Whether you are a beginner who wants to give surfing a go for the first time, or someone who wants to improve their surfing ability, we will have a...more
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Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
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Reviewed September 3, 2012

As usual the teaching from the Fistral Beach Surf School was professional and helpful. I am a repeat holiday returner to Cornwall and an infrequent (frustrated!) surfer. As such have used the Fistral Beach Surf School on a number of occasions over the past 7...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2012

Good Beach Waves Not having to carry a surf board too far Not so good The coach was boring - he talked too much Hated getting changed and having to walk upstairs to a communal shower (which trickled warm water) My View (as a parent)...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2012

Just got back from lessons for my two daughters 16 and 12. It was a fantastic experience for them and the instructors and setting is fabulous! The lessons are 2 1/2 hours which my youngest felt was a little too long. My advice would be...More

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed August 29, 2012

My girlfriend and I had a surfing lesson a week or so ago with Fistral beach surf school and have to say it was a fantastic experience! The woman that took us out (sorry forgot her name!) was brilliant and had us both standing up...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed August 20, 2012

Fistral Beach Surf School was easy to find, right on the front of Fistral beach. 2.5hrs training was £30. Our instructor Pete was friendly, informative and helpful throughout. His friendly, laidback attitude made us all feel at ease but confident in him (he's trained in...More

Thank biasco11
Reviewed August 17, 2012

We decided to 'have a go' at surfing whilst we were on holiday in Newquay - when in Rome etc. After enquiring at receiption we chose to go with Fistral Beach surf school. They were really friendly and helpful, explaining all about beach and sea...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed August 1, 2012

Me and my boyfriend booked a 2 and half hour lesson with Fistral Beach Surf School and we had a great day!!! All the staff both in the office and the instructors were really friendly and helpful! The lesson was set up really well with...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2012

Took a 3 hour introduction to wave surfing today. Paid £30. The school is on Fistral beach, the only one there (all other school are in town, just 5 minutes away, but hey). Kit is good, people are friendly, instruction was fun and good. Spend...More

Thank creaheron
Reviewed July 21, 2012

Had a first lesson with instructor and was comfortably standing by the end of it. With board hire and wetsuit included this is good value for money, in the best surfing beach in the UK!

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Reviewed July 18, 2012

I have had the best experience ever in my life with this surf school. I'm now addicted to surfing and been surfing with my partner since a week lessons we had with fistral beach surf school. Thank you very much for introducing this sport to...More

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