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Kingsurf Surf School

| Mawgan Porth, Newquay TR8 4BA, England
+44 1637 860091
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First time surfing.

I went for my first solo holiday to learn how to ride the waves. After being dropped by O'Neill... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Luke P
Totally Awesome!

The crew at Kingsurf are so fantastic! Top bunch of lads! My son (age 11) has just had 5 fun filled... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Heidi77KE
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Kingsurf surf school is North Cornwall's favourite fun and friendly activity. Come and surf with us and live the dream!
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Mawgan Porth, Newquay TR8 4BA, England
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+44 1637 860091
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went for my first solo holiday to learn how to ride the waves. After being dropped by O'Neill surf school with no communication, kingsurf picked up my booking, and they've been absolutely fantastic. Great instructors, wonderful organisation, Alice strikes me as a woman who...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The crew at Kingsurf are so fantastic! Top bunch of lads! My son (age 11) has just had 5 fun filled days learning surfing! He is fearless and took to it quickly and is now hooked and turned into a surf dude! The kingsurf crew...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can’t fault - my daughters been visiting for years and King Surf just get better- class act.Everyone from old to young of whatever ability gets treated the same - as an observer from the shore all you can hear is whoop whoop from the waves...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent surf lessons for beginners and those with a bit of experience. Instructors are attentive and knowledgeable.was up standing on my first day.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

As a 53 year-old with no surfing experience and a total mismatch between ambition and ability I must have presented a challenge. However, Pete was brilliant, showing patience and encouragement in equal measure. I managed to stand - eventually and it was a laugh from...More

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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Of course we were going to get you standing up :) Hope now that you've smashed your own expectations, we will be seeing you in the sea again very soon!

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I found this surf school totally by accident and signed up for my first surf lesson ever... I loved it! I loved the teachers there, I loved the kit they gave me, I loved the enthusiasm, the commitment to our learning.... Three lessons later and...More

1  Thank lwr927
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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

So great to meet you. Was super impressed by your determination and stoke! Hopefully now you're hooked on surfing and will be back soon!

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Just returned from a week at Mawgan Porth, what a beautiful location. The surf lessons we had at KingSurf were fantastic and really made our break. Alice is amazing and so super friendly, Pete and the guys we so brill and made us first time...More

Thank Christine B
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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

The girls did SO well! We really loved their enthusiasm and I hope they'll be surfers for life now! I still have a few photos of them, so pop us a message and we can send them directly to you :)

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with King Surf , we were complete novices and spent 3 sessions with King Surf . I recommended trying it out ! King Surf was extremely welcoming , easy to communicate with, had us quickly geared up and in the...More

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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Epic! Thank you guys so much for coming down to surf with us - hopefully you've caught the surfing bug now, and we'll see you down here soon. Have an awesome rest of your half term hols :)

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Kingsurf at Mawgan Porth! We had a private family lesson - amazing fun and our instructor Ant was brilliant with our 2 sons, including our eldest who has autism and a learning disability. A credit to the Kingsurf team. We’ll be back for...More

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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words. As you know, we've all being doing this a long time - the reason being when we see anyone and everyone keen to get involved, and their excited faces after a session in the sea. See you soon...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Great staff and hi Pete and staff best board ever which are swell boards .pete and the team made me a surfer😀🏄🏽❤️🏖go King surf team⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️😀😀😀😀😀More

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mawganporthsurfer, Manager at Kingsurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. We've tried to many different types of equipment, and we are really proud to have such a wide variety of boards for all abilities. We are stoked you liked it all too. Keep the stoke up &...More

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LornaKaren
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Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lorna, Thank you for your message,we have loads of 17 year olds join here at the school. We run 2.5 hour lessons everyday at 10am and 2pm and we split everyone into groups of different abilities on the day. During July... More
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