Learn to surf

Watergate Bay has some of the best waves to learn to surf in Cornwall, and our surf school is right on the beach.

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Book a surf lesson at Watergate Bay

We have all the kit to keep you warm, changing rooms, hot showers, security lockers and expert tuition.

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

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




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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