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Ben's Surf Clinic

Lahinch, Ireland
+353 86 844 8622
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Highlight of our trip!

We ended a 10 day trip to Ireland in Lahinch and couldn't have had more fun at our family surf... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Erin B
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
Brialliant! Have recommended to all my friends and co workers

I would recommend Ben's Clinic to anyone - beginners, those looking to improve, anyone who knows... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
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Ben has been coaching surfing since 1993 and set up Bens Surf Clinic in Lahinch Co. Clare to become the top Lahinch surf school. We provide top quality surf lessons with a difference. We work in small groups (max 6) with a level 2/3 surf coach to give lots of personnal attention and hopefuly help you progress quickly. We coach all levels from beginner to advanced including video analysis. We were Irelands first hard board surf school and are delighted to coach you on your own board, or bring you throuhg the complete basics.All our lessons are for two hours in the water, as we believe time in the water is waht people really wnat and is also the best place to learn. We have a wide range of lessons and course for kids right through to the old adventurer so come along and try a new surf experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ended a 10 day trip to Ireland in Lahinch and couldn't have had more fun at our family surf lesson. It didn't hurt that the weather was spectacular, but even if it wasn't sunny and 23 we would have still had an awesome time...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend Ben's Clinic to anyone - beginners, those looking to improve, anyone who knows there stuff but has a few bad habits they need to get rid of. It would be a very good place for corporate trips for this reason (also the...More

Thank W0uldRecommend
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This must be one of the best places to learn how to surf. Ben is an amazing teacher as is the rest of the staff. The passion for surfing in this place is incredible.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I had tried surfing myself after getting some tips from friends but never really had much success. Ben and Brian provided great tips, right from where to lie on the board and hand placement, they had us practice both on the beach and just placing...More

Thank niallaconway2
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had surfing lessons with Bens surf school. We had 2 instructors for our group, one of which was Nick (unfortunately I can't remember the other guy's name). Both instructors were excellent. Clear with their instructions and extremely helpful and patient. I would definitely reccomend...More

Thank Museum-guide1
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Having surfed for nearly 2 years everything was broken down to ensure the basics worked perfectly. Then over the weekend through constant talks, tips and different learning techniques everything comes together showing a clear improvement. Great for all levels of surfer

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Love renting from ben so kind amd friendly.. help you with anything you need. Has everything to offer for the water! Recommend it for sure.

Thank Emma V
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our lesson was booked via email in advance. The correspondence was very friendly and professional. When we arrived we were geared up and in the water straight away. We were lucky enough to have Ben himself as our instructor. He promised us we'd all be...More

Thank FromCanada13
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We were a mixed aged group of children and adults, some who had surfed before, more who hadn't. Everyone had a fantastic time and were brought on by the attentive instruction from all the instructors. The quality of the wetsuits etc. was super so we...More

Thank time2tour
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Did a weekend of lessons and had a ball. Had no prior surfing experience but with Bens help I was up and standing on the board in no time. Got a great overview on how to read waves, the beach and the various surf websites....More

Thank Ciaran E
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