We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! You come to us for reviews — now you can book your hotel right here on TripAdvisor.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: The Red Cottage, Tramore, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 51 390 944
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Ireland's longest established professional surf school, catering for...

Ireland's longest established professional surf school, catering for individuals, groups, schools, adults, kids and families with; Surf Lessons, Surf Camps, Family Fun Sessions, Coastal Hikes- CoastHacking, Educational Tours, Marine Education Curriculum Programs. For more information check out our website.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 23 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 19
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Great School whatever your age and ability.

The guys at Oceanic are just super. My daughter has had a total blast with them. She has now done a week and I would bring her back for off season weekends as she loves being... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Portlaoise, Ireland
Add Photo Write a Review

23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 22: English reviews
Portlaoise, Ireland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guys at Oceanic are just super. My daughter has had a total blast with them. She has now done a week and I would bring her back for off season weekends as she loves being there. And she is so aware of safety and has taught me the surfing hand signals already. The staff have all been great and... More 

Thank makeandcreatelaois
Scotland, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't thank everyone at Oceanics for 3 days of fun for my 6 & 8 year old kids. They are not used to being in the sea and loved every minute of it. Hope to be back next summer!

Thank Nicollain
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Brought a summer camp of kids aged between 8-15 to this surf school we started off with a quick safety talk from Paul the owner then into the back to get into wet suits which were provided after another quick lesson on how to get up on the board off to the beach 2 mins down the road lessons are... More 

Thank wongo5053
Ennis, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Had such a brilliant evenings surfing here. Arrived into the surf school at five to 6 in the evening with a group of 12 looking to head out onto the waves and the staff could not have been more helpful. Within two minutes we were sorted out and were able to go ahead with our surfing. Jai was our instructor... More 

Thank Aoife F
Oceanicsl, Instructor at Oceanics Surf School, responded to this review

Many Thanks for the kind words! Glad we could help! Great to see you all enjoyed the lesson. Jai More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

A fantastic activity we had never tried before. A great adventure clambering along the cliffs and leaping into the sea. Our leaders - Lochy and Dylan - did a good job of the safety brief before we set out and in demonstrating how we should move along the shore and enter the water from the varying heights available to try.... More 

Thank Paul N
Level Contributor
20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

I took a small group of teenagers 4 for a lesson. They really enjoyed it and learnt loads . The class was well organised and they came away was ting to return .

Thank Claver C
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Our family of 10 decided to join the surfing school and they were great. the lesson was useful and everyone of all ages enjoyed the waves. What made them amazing was their helpfulness. I lost my go pro in the waves and they posted about it on their Facebook page, some kind lady saw the post and handed it in... More 

Thank Rob M
Shannon, Ireland
Level Contributor
29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I booked this for my 2 nephews (14 &15) they had a great instructor who really gave them all him attention and encouragement. They had 2 hours and 1 1/2 hours in the water. The wave are small in tramore but ideal for someone with little experience well worth the price.

Thank shannonff
Santander, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I can't recommend Oceanics Surf School enough! We had a small group of Spanish 12-14 year-old students in Tramore for two weeks and they organised a summer surf camp for them. Not only did the girls learn the basics of surfing and have bundles of fun but the staff were incredibly supportive and encouraging of them and at no point... More 

Thank lailaokelly O
Arras, France
Level Contributor
20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We went on a surfing day out through a groupon offer but I reckon if we had just gone through the school I would be just as happy. The service was excellent, the equipment was perfect for us beginners and the instruction was really great. We were 2 in a group of 5 and all 5 of us surfed together... More 

Thank Meghan T

Travelers who viewed Oceanics Surf School also viewed

Tramore, County Waterford
Tramore, County Waterford

Been to Oceanics Surf School? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Oceanics Surf School staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?