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Smart Surf School

Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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We are a small local family business, fortunate enough to be carving out a lifestyle career, based on what we love doing. The 'Smart family' team consist of highly experienced Sennen life guards, national champion surfers and fully qualified...more
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Sennen Lifeboat Station Smart Surf, Sennen Cove, Penzance, Cornwall, Sennen Cove TR19 7DF, England
+44 1736 871817
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All reviews next year these guys surf school year old son private lesson great fun last week beach safety i'd recommend complete beginner safe hands catching waves felt safe large group rip currents family run great value for money
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having spent the week learning to surf with these Guys hand on heart can say all 5 members of the group had a fantastic time. Various abilities in the group all catered for and encouraged, fun and woops from the water could be heard on...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another session with Sam today. I could write loads about how good this surf school is. I have experience of dealing with a number of schools and by a huge distance smart surf school come out on top. They really do take each person seriously...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a two hour lesson with Sam and it was excellent the best most fun and professional lesson ive ever had. My first lesson was two years ago in polezeath and it cost £50 and was no where near as good

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a group surf lesson with smart today. It's a brilliant surf school with knowledgeable instructors. Gave good information and feedback. Had other lessons from different surf schools and these are definitely the best. If you are in the area and want a lesson I'd...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great lessons from Smart Surf School over the last 4 years. We always feel welcome when we visit the school. Our kids who are 15 and 12 have learnt to really enjoy surfing at the school as have myself and my wife. Smart surf school...More

Thank Kelvin Z
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We had our first ever surf lesson with Smart Surf School today. It was thoroughly enjoyable with a lovely, supportive, experienced teacher (Hollie). We not only learnt to stand up on our boards and ride the waves but she imparted loads of useful safety info....More

Thank rachel202020
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I actually visited July of 2017. I had never surfed before and by the end of the first lesson I was already standing up! The teachers were all really lovely and very fun. They all remembered my name on the second lesson and really made...More

Thank mathildaleighton
Reviewed August 30, 2018

I had a week off so decided to head to Cornwall to try a few different beaches. I have been surfing for a year and hadn't planned on having a lesson, but it was really useful and helped me improve a lot. Although I was...More

Thank Jmoss85
Reviewed August 29, 2018

I had a great time learning how to surf with Smart Surf school. The teacher Seb and Antonia were both amazing. They explained the lesson well with theory and exercises and practice. They got me standing on the board on the first day!! Well chuffed!!!...More

Thank MarkAllen82
Reviewed August 27, 2018

What a great find this was, my 14 year old daughter decided she wanted to learn to Surf and as Sennen was just down the road from where we were staying off we went. This school came across as right immediately. Fast friendly reply to...More

Thank davkt
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Maz T
August 21, 2017|
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Response from smartsurf | Property representative |
Hi Maz Thanks for the enquiry. Yes, no problem. Our lessons are suitable for weak swimmers. Give us a buzz on 01736871817 and have a chat with Sam.
July 28, 2015|
Response from smartsurf | Property representative |
Hi there ! The cost for 1 lesson is £25.00 for a two hour class. It would be best to book through our site so we can notify you of days and times. Always best to book early to save disappointment as its a very busy time of... More