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Address: Widemouth Bay, Bude EX23 0AW, England
Phone Number: 01288 353693
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Surf-tastic

We booked last minute and were delighted that a lesson was put on for just for the two of us. The price was very reasonable considering two hours of great tuition and the hire of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We booked last minute and were delighted that a lesson was put on for just for the two of us. The price was very reasonable considering two hours of great tuition and the hire of the board, wetsuit, boots gloves and hat. Superb value for money! Stel was a superb teacher, both full of encouragement but equally keen to push... More 

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Bude, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Raven Surf have yet again proven themselves to be expert tutors, with small groups and sfe practice. Especially good with children.

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Beaworthy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had our first ever surf lesson yesterday and the professional and friendly staff put us at ease immediately. Mixed ages and skills all handled brilliantly by our encouraging tutors. I would highly recommend to anyone wanting a great way to spend two hours!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We had doubts learning to surf in early April in Cornwall, but after a lesson with Stel I would go any time of the year. The lesson was perfect and we are totally hooked. No criticism except I wish they were closer to us so that we could go every week. Highly recommended to learn a great outdoor activity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

We had 2 lessons on the Wednesday and Friday with Stell. Having 2 lessons defiantly helped as we are much more confident! Stell was a brilliant teacher and a good laugh (despite eating my sweets!). It was by far the best surfing experience we have had and will be back soon! We would defiantly recommend it to any level. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Had a great morning lesson with Stell. Relaxed, but organised and professional enough to be reassuring, we were standing up at the end!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Having first met Mike and the team at Raven Surf School over 7 years ago I was a little bit nervous coming to my first lesson. I was instantly reassured by how lovely the instructors are and that i wasnt the only first time surfer either. Also they promised that i would stand up on the board in the first... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

First time surfers, had great guidance. Relaxed coaches, esp Stell. We enjoyed so much we booked a 2nd lesson the same week. So much fun, we even had all three of us up surfing same wave! (Eventually! ) Would happily recommend them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Raven was recommended to me by a friend, and having had some lessons at the start of September I can see why. Stel was a really positive instructor, there were clear goals in every lesson, a focus on safety, but lots of fun too. Also great recommendation from Nicky about booking accommodation. If you want to learn to surf in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I booked a couple of lessons at Ravens Surf School after they were recommended to me by the owner of the cottage where we were staying. The lessons were brilliant - very well taught with clear instructions and a super friendly and professional teacher (Stel). I will definitely book again when I next visit Bude.

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