We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Surfing is Therapy - Private Day Tours - CLOSED

Surfing is Therapy - Private Day Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Aug 2014
“Best Surf School”
31 Aug 2013
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Headland Road, Newquay TR7 1EW, England
+44 1637 851517
Improve This Listing
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2014

I would like to thank Ben who thought us how to surf for 3 years. Whilst not only is the teaching amazing, you are able to rent at such good rates you wouldn't think it was possible. For wetsuits, surfboards and bodyboards. Also would like...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank kieranb908
Reviewed 31 August 2013

I cannot recommend this place highly enough, our daughter and her best friend had a ball doing both the surfing and coasteering. Candy was lovely, friendly and very professional from our first phone call to book and throughout the whole experience, Kim was brilliant during...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 8 August 2013

The best thing we have done as a family. Mum, Dad and kids aged 16,13,11 and 9 all catered for. Kim was especially good at making it just the right level for youngest. And we ALL got up on the board! Very highly recommended. Xx

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank TeamRead
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Many thanks to Candy for organising us and to Jamie who was wonderfully patient with our party of 3. The private surf lesson is a must and the whole set up is completely professional and you feel that the pupils are in safe hands Jamie...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank SandraB665
Reviewed 23 July 2013 via mobile

My husband and two daughters (9 & 10) had two lessons with Ben over last weekend. They had a fantastic time, the girls getting very proficient, if my husband less so! Already planning a return trip. Excellent personal service, well worth paying extra for.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank nikkihut
Reviewed 10 June 2013 via mobile

First class surf school. Ben and Candy are fantastic instructors Cannot praise them highly enough. Excellent facilities, first class instruction and attention detail mean they are amongst the very best.

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank 186258PaulB
Reviewed 6 May 2013

We were staying at the Headland Hotel and met Candy in the reception. She helped persaude our 12 year old to have a try at surfing and although my DD has now decided that surfing is not for her she had a great time. She...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank CStokell
Reviewed 28 February 2013

We stayed at the Headland during the summer. After trying many other surf schools over the years, we decided to have a go with Surfing is Therapy. I have to say it is the best around, the coaches are great and there is just an...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 16 December 2012

I tried surfing for years, but a few minutes with Ben and I was up. Never looked back since!!! He also put on an extreme survival for my little ones!!! Top team at Surfing is Therapy.... See you next year!! The Harveys

Thank Riffharvey
Reviewed 9 September 2012

I booked at the last minute and was so glad I did.Ben and Candy are professional and supportive in their approach . My daughter had a private lesson with Candy, I imagine the rapport between teacher and student has to be good to give the...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank lostcorz
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 39 nearby hotels
Carnmarth Hotel
581 reviews
.06 km away
The Atlantic Hotel
1,141 reviews
.26 km away
The Headland Hotel & Spa - Newquay
4,389 reviews
.31 km away
Hotel Sunnyside Newquay
378 reviews
.86 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 272 nearby restaurants
The Fish House - Fistral
1,611 reviews
.31 km away
Cafe Cloud
460 reviews
.58 km away
Box & Barber Coffeehouse
239 reviews
.45 km away
Harbour Fish and Grill
875 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 143 nearby attractions
Fistral Beach
3,835 reviews
.34 km away
Surf Sanctuary
17 reviews
.00 km away
Mount Hawke Surf Academy
14 reviews
.02 km away
Fistral Beach Surf School
314 reviews
.33 km away