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Address: 20 Tower Road, Newquay TR7 1LR, England
Phone Number: +44 7790 477099
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At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal...

At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal attention in the water to ensure you're getting the most out of your surfing. We specialise in small groups (max 6 with 1 coach), simple and achievable techniques for all abilities, the best equipment available, incredibly passionate & experienced coaches as well as 2 of the best locations available for your Surf or SUP experience.

You can now find us in Newquay at Base Surf Lodge where we can offer fantastic Surf & Stay packages at great prices, as well as our new base over at the National Trust's Crantock Beach where we are the only surf school! Perfect to find some quiet space during the busy peak summer.

Come and join us and see what all the fuss is about!

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Surf Lesson on Fistral Beach

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Amazing as always! A HUGE thank you!

I take 20 secondary school students to the Surf Base Lodge and Big Green Surf School every year (and hope to for as long as they will have us!). On every visit, I am so grateful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I take 20 secondary school students to the Surf Base Lodge and Big Green Surf School every year (and hope to for as long as they will have us!). On every visit, I am so grateful for everything Rob, Dale, Andy and Lou do for us during our stay. We always feel so welcome. The accommodation is brilliant, the food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked a surfing lesson each at Crantock bay and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. The instructors were very helpful, organised and informative. If we were to return to Cornwall we would definitely book to do either surf lessons again or their other activities.

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Leicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Fantastic experience ! Very professional and extremely friendly . I have always wanted to try surfing . I turned 50 this year and thought why not ! Definitely recommend

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Thank Joannrussell
Romford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Friendly instructors well equipped for any ability good at what they do can't wait to go back again.

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Friendly and informative (not patronising!) instructors, helped every member of our group whether an absolute beginner like me or some of the more experienced guys. Very quickly adapted to the needs of the individuals and spent as much time as possible in the surf, not larking about on the sand! Would highly recommend. The accommodation was exactly what you expect,... More 

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Cirencester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We usually surf at Fistral beach, but our accommodation was at Crantock this year instead of in Newquay, so we decided to stay local and were we pleased with our discovery! My twelve year old son surfed in the 'improvers' group with two other teenagers. The lesson was easy to book and the instructors were interested enough to listen to... More 

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Thank RabbitRoberts
Dagenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Dale, teacher, was fun and informative, our group was small which gave him time to address all of us individually. He also had different styles for us to try if we wasn't comfortable with the style we was using. Will be using them again and bring child (8 years) for their lessons too.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

The best dudes and dudettes to be around. Especially on a great day to surf! The lessons are amazing, because they take a maximum of 3/4 people so they can really focus on you surfing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Really knowledgeable and confident instructors. Crantock beach a great place to learn (because BG are the only surf school). They got me standing up on day one! Thanks guys

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Great first lesson at crantock from Ross at big Green surf school. One 12 year old and 3 nearly 50s had fun and learned the basic moves. Great wetsuirs included - didnt feel the cold. We will be back! Highly recommended.

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