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30 Headland Road, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1HN

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English Surf School Newquay Cornwall

Surf Lessons In Newquay – Learn to Surf with the Best!


The English Surf School Newquay sponsored by Rip-Curl is the home of surfing in the UK. We offer a range of lesson choices to suit every skill level and budget.

Our Newquay Surfing School is proudly a part of the Newquay Activity Centre which offers not only the best surf lessons in Newquay Cornwall, but also adrenaline packed coasteering, beginner to elite bodyboard coaching, popular event weekends, military adventure training days, and we have an on site surf hire centre!

Qualified and Experienced!

We offer year round surf lessons in Newquay with the highest level of instruction from our highly dedicated coaching team with years of experience – our staff includes the British Team Coach! Every member of our coaching team holds relevant qualifications and receives ongoing staff training to uphold our unbeatable standards for quality and safety. See our ‘meet the team’ page. Our coaches are passionate about surfing and go the extra mile to ensure everyone from beginner surfers to advanced rippers have an unforgettable and productive surf experience with us.

It therefore comes as no surprise that the Newquay Activity Centre and Rip Curl English Surf School are proudly ranked number one on Tripadvisor, are two time winners of the Cornish Tourism awards, two time silver winners of the South West Tourism Awards, and the longest running and most reputable surf school in Newquay. With us, you really are in the right hands!

Srategically Located

Our Newquay surfing school is situated in the premiere location between Fistral beach, the epicentre of surfing in the UK, and Newquay Bay, which is ideal for all surfing conditions and abilities. Upon arrival you will change in our heated changing rooms and enjoy the use of our extensive top of the range surfing and bodyboarding equipment, ensuring an awesome surf tuition experience – be warned now… it’s addictive!

Something for everyone – We’ve got you covered!


21/10/2017 - 22/10/2017
Johnny Fryer Surf Coaching Weekend
02/12/2017 - 09/12/2017
Johnny Fryer Secret Morocco Surf Holiday