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Address: Summerleaze Beach Car Park, Bude EX23 8HJ, England
Phone Number: +44 7779 117746
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Description: Bude Surfing Experience is a well established surf school who run surfing...
Bude Surfing Experience is a well established surf school who run surfing lessons on Summerleaze beach - the main surfing beach in Bude, North Cornwall. Summerleaze beach is surrounded by some great places to eat, drink and stay and you can access the shops in Bude town centre from the beach car park. At the surf school you can learn to surf or improve your surfing by joining a surf lesson lead by an experienced, highly qualified instructor. All lessons are suitable for all ages and abilities and are available everyday, all year round. You can also have a private 1:1 surf lesson or try Stand Up Paddle boarding (S.U.P). You can also hire equipment and pick up and drop off the gear from the beach car park. If you are part of a small or large group you can also book a private session just for you.
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Brilliant and Exhausting!!

Reinforcing what others have said, Scott is a great guy. We had a private lesson and he had my 7 year old up and surfing on his first wave!!! A relevant briefing (but not too... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Reinforcing what others have said, Scott is a great guy. We had a private lesson and he had my 7 year old up and surfing on his first wave!!! A relevant briefing (but not too long) and we were quickly into the sea. He took good care of my son whilst in the sea and he is still buzzing a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

I have never surfed before but now I can catch a wave standing up and then land it because of this lesson! Scott the instructer was cool and funny. :)

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Met in the car park for a family lesson, they supplied the equipment and the expertise and very kindly didn't laugh too much at our ineptitude. Scott, the instructor, was funny and knew his stuff. The kids were standing up by the end and if the adults, i.e. mostly me, weren't so out of shape then we may have done... More 

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Scott M, Owner at Bude Surfing Experience, responded to this review

If it is your first ever surf lesson we make it as easy as possible so that hopefully you can stand up whilst riding the wave. These moments are also great if you are sharing them with your family. It creates a great feeling amongst the group and with your instructors. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

A must for the younger surfer start them off on the right track and keep them safe. Great time had by my boys. All the equipment onsite. Very safe.

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Scott M, Owner at Bude Surfing Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Safety is of course paramount and we always give practical advise and tips on how to improve our your surfing to new levels. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Had a fantastic time part of a group of 4 23 - 25 year old having a tentative refresher session at the beginning of our holiday in Bude. Scott was excellent, making us relaxed from the start. He took us through all the necessary precursors, supplied some handy tips and then let us get stuck into the water. Cheers Scott.

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Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I have had an amazing time being taught by Scott to SUP board, firstly on the canal. Great fun even though I got caught on a fishermans line!! Had another one to one lesson out on the sea at Summerleaze last Friday. Scott has a lot of patience as it is not as easy as it looks. Had lots of... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My sister wanted to do this for her hen do, our accommodation did provide SUP but was unable to do this on the weekend we were there. After a quick search and looking at the reviews on here I found Bude Surfing Experience and wasn't disappointed. The price for the size of group and duration of the lesson was much... More 

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Scott M, Owner at Bude Surfing Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad your hen weekend was a success and your sister enjoyed her time here. I think you will agree that Stand Up Paddleboarding is such a fun and great activity to do together as a group, also highly achievable with just a few helpful tips. I hope you had a relaxing time and... More 

Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Wife's Birthday. Stuck for ideas. We got married in Bude. Love the place, decided to return. Booked Fizz a Stand Up Paddle boarding course with Scott for the birthday afternoon, but unfortunately the weather took a turn for the worst (well, it was August!) and although it would have been great for surfing, not so for learning to paddle board.... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

I booked my ten year old daughter in for two lessons. She'd never been surfing before but had always dreamed of doing it. From the super friendly instructors (straight out of Point Break!), the equipment, to the beach venue this was fantastic. It bought tears to our eyes to see my little girl beaming with excitement and pride after both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I asked around and they recommended Bude Surfing Experience as the best in Bude. I really enjoyed my lesson and had a lot of fun. Customer service is great. Even after I had done the lesson, they still helped me with my queries. Five stars! GRACIAS! ;-) I will definitely be back. This is my first written review ever by... More 

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Additional Information about Bude Surfing Experience

Address: Summerleaze Beach Car Park, Bude EX23 8HJ, England
Phone Number: +44 7779 117746
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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