Learn to surf

Surfing is the most popular wave riding sport on the planet and we have one of the finest surfing beaches in the country right on our doorstep.

Our professional instructors are all qualified lifeguards. They have a great deal of experience and are passionate about their sport.

Lesson prices include the latest Gul wetsuits and all the equipment you need to get you started. We also have heated changing facilities with hot showers and lockers.

Book your surf lesson online.

Book a surf lesson at Watergate Bay

To book other Extreme Academy sports please call our reservations team on 01637 860840


Lessons are in groups of no more than eight students to an instructor.

Introduction to surfing – half day £35
Learn the basics and catch that first wave!

Surf and hire – one day £47
After a morning lesson, keep your kit for the rest of the afternoon to practise what you’ve learnt.

Improver surf lesson – two hours £30
Designed for those who have had a surf lesson before.

Ready to ride – two hours £35
You’re comfortable on a surf board, we’ll help you take the next step.


A private lesson will really accelerate your surfing progress.*

One-to-one – half day £95
Groups of two-four – half day £160

* Not usually available in school holiday periods

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01637 860840

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