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Dolphin Surf School

17 Elliot Gardens, Newquay TR7 2QE, England
01637 873 707
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Ranked #27 of 47 activities in Newquay
Type: Surf Camps
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English first
Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

The title of the review was a quote from my two boys aged 11 and 9. From a parents perspective the surf day was good value for money and the boys received professional, safe and fun tuition. Would highly recommend.

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

I actually came to Newquay mostly for climbing. As I stayed in the Trewinda lodge I thought I could as well try out some surfing. So I took my first surfing lessons ever there and really had so much fun. My first lesson was with Mark, the others with Alex. Had a lot of fun with both of them and... More

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Oxted
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Great group, does what is says on the tin! I have two teenaged daughters and wanted a school I could trust. Mark led a team of instructors who were all v responsible and organised. We were all beginners and v nervous, we were put at ease straight away and given good quality equipment to use as part of our lessons.... More

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

My 10 year old daughter really enjoyed her 3-day course with Mark and Sam. She told me it was a sport she would to take up; if we lived in a international surf capital like Newquay! All in all, great lesson, great instructors!

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bergen, norway
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

We got a good instructor, but it was clear they had not planned anything before we arrived. Being newbies in surfing we were not told to arrive at a time when the tide was right for us - we therefore only got 1,5 hours of surfing before it was too unsafe for us to surf. Also after having finished the... More

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Bracknell, England, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

I enjoyed every minute of it! Me and hubby went for a half day course, and Alex is really good in teaching us, and very encouraging. Both of us managed to stand on the board and now we regret why we didn't booked a longer course.

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England
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15 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

Having never surfed before I was a little nervous and didn't want to commit to a full day. Mark, the owner, was really supportive and allowed us to decide at dinner time if we wanted to stay for the full day - which we did. By the end of the day we could just about stand up on both feet... More

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newquay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

The instructors are so helpfull! You are guaranteed to stand first time if you have never surfed and if you have surfed before they have plenty of tips to perfect your skills!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012 via mobile

Great team who do everything possible to make it easy and fun to learn to surf.

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2011

This was my 5th stay with Trewinda/Dolphin for a Surf and Stay and as always it was great! Mark and Paula are always very welcoming and friendly. The lodge is very clean and comfortable and in a good location and the surf lessons were great as always. Im know i'll be back :o)

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