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Address: 7 Marine Parade Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 412 417 431
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Description: Learn to surf in Sydney! Manly Surf Guide are a boutique surf guiding...
Learn to surf in Sydney! Manly Surf Guide are a boutique surf guiding company that offer small group surfing tours and surf lessons in Sydney's famous Manly Beach and Sydneys beautiful Northern Beaches. A local business owned and operated by Dee Why’s Ryan Hayfield, Ryan and his hand picked team of local staff have grown up surfing at Dee Why, Manly and Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Our guides know exactly where to go in all conditions. Ryan is one of Sydney’s most sought after surf coaches with over 10 years coaching experience and has been surfing since age 5. Ryan and his team are young, fun and full of energy. Each guide has completed a Level 2 Surf Coaching Course, APOLA (ocean safety), Advanced First Aid and Advanced Resuscitation qualifications. Ryan and his staff are passionate about the ocean and the sport of surfing and pride them selves on giving you an authentic surfing and Australian cultural experience. Manly Surf Guide is a successful company purely relying on word of mouth recommendations from providing a quality personalised service, rather than a large marketing campaign.
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One of the best experience in my life!!!

Manly surf Guide will be your best choice, was a beautiful saturday enjoying the waves. If you wanna come, just get ready to have fun!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
DIEGO H
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North Sydney, Australia
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North Sydney, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Manly surf Guide will be your best choice, was a beautiful saturday enjoying the waves. If you wanna come, just get ready to have fun!!!

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I planned to only do the one day course at first day but ended up also booking the second day after the first one was great. The teacher student ratio was really good all the time at one point we were 6 students and 3 teachers. During my 2 days with Manly Surf Guide I met plenty of new friends... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Have to admit myself that it was going to be much harder to catch a wave and getup on the board. Ryan, Steve and the crew from the Manly Surf Guide were doing some great work with surf enthusiasts giving them best tips and tricks from their experience. Those guys have been surfing for decades and spent as much time... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Steve & Ryan were great to surf with. Very chilled, very relaxed and just kept us moving until we were on and up on our boards! Exactly what you need if you're going for your first time. Cheers boys

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Toronto, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I took the one day beginners surf class with Manly Surf Guide, and couldn't be happier. Ryan and Steve were very friendly and knowledgeable. Steve was a great instructor. I'd definitely recommend them to others!

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I have been surfing with the guys from Manly Surf Guide for just under 8 months now and I just wanted to write a few words of appreciation. Having done a few short lessons within a group environment at a school in Manly, I was keen to take up private lessons to gain confidence in the water and become truly... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I've been taking lessons from Steve for a couple of weeks and have booked him for more. He's very patient, helpful and a great communicator. I've also been progressing constantly and organically. I've no reservation in recommending him.

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Sydney, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Did the 1Day-Surf-Adventure last week and had a really good time. Very friendly, helpful and motivated teachers. Everything well organized to have the maximum possible from the day. Thanks a lot for this great day!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

SUP with Ryan was amazing. Ryan gave clear instructions on how to paddle board and gave some insight into the local area. Thanks for your patience and guidance, we'll be back.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The beginner's surf adventure with Manly surf guide was amazing. The staff is very kind, suggest you when it's the best weather condition to surf for the first time, the instructor is very nice and helps you a lot.

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