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Address: 224 Fifth St., Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone Number: +1 714-782-4510
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Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time...

Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time beginners, Private surf lesson rate:$120 includes Surfboard, Wetsuit, and a 1.5 hour surf lesson,or group surf lesson rate: 2 or more persons $90 each includes Surfboards, Wetsuits and a 1.5 hour surf lesson. All surf lessons take place at the beach, NOT AT THE 5TH STREET SURF SHOP... Call us for our Locations... Text or email us today to book a surf lesson by appointment only. We would need your Height ,Weight, Gender for wetsuit size. Plus a credit card number to hold to book Reservations.

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surf school for our daughters

This was a great experience for our daughters, and Marcus is an amazing instructor! He was patient, knowledgable, and fun! I highly recommend this experience!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Floyds Knobs, Indiana

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Floyds Knobs, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great experience for our daughters, and Marcus is an amazing instructor! He was patient, knowledgable, and fun! I highly recommend this experience!

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello there 😊 A big thank you for the nice review, I had a great time teaching the kids surfing, and meeting you all ! Hope to see everyone again next summer, until then Aloha ...marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Marcus is the best! After contacting S.A., he texted and called me to arrange details. He even called the morning of the lessons. My hubby and (15 y.o.) son took lessons, while we watched. He provided wetsuits and very clear instructions. Both my boys were up on the first wave! They had a great time! Marcus is awesome. If you... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have young kids that want to learn how to surf, call Surfriders Academy and ask for the owner, Marcus. He was great with the kids, and got them on the board within minutes despite bad surf conditions they day of our lesson. We were just visiting for a short time, and only booked one lesson for the kids... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for calling us 😃 your kids were fearless in the ocean and I'm very pleased they had fun surfing in Huntington Beach , we hope to see you all next year and thank you very much for the pictures of them surfing🏄 Aloha Marcus the surf coach More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

My wife and I had an amazing experience surfing and highly recommend Surfriders Academy! Marcus was our surf instructor. He has surfed his entire life and is extremely knowledgable and a fantastic teacher. He was super patient, encouraging, and a super fun guy. We both were able to get up on our boards and had a blast doing so. He... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Awesome meeting you both Nathaniel :) I"m super stoked you guys had fun! Enjoy your stay in HB and have a great summer! Marcus the surf coach...Aloha More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Surfriders Academy is the best way to go! Marcus is a fantastic teacher and overall great guy. I learned so much and feel well prepared for future surfing adventures. I would recommend them to anyone! I can't wait to go again.

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

I am overwhelmed with your nice comment, Mahalo, also it was awesome to see you surf for the first time, how exciting :) We are always here ready to teach, call us again when your visiting Huntington Beach, Once again Thank you :) Aloha Marcus the surf coach More 

Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Marcus was fast in returning phone calls and very accommodating. He is experienced, super patient and encouraging. I was very afraid of open water (never swam anywhere other than in swimming pools) but my friend really wanted me to take surfing lessons with her on Huntington Beach. Guess what, after a class with Marcus, I am riding the water like... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello Yiting, very nice to meet both of you :) yes you were fearless in surfing, always smiling! we are so pleased to know you all had fun! Hope to see you and your friend here in Cali when you come out to visit us again. Aloha Marcus the surf coach More 

Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I took my grandchildren to Surfriders Academy and they loved it. They have great people with a wonderful surfing tradition.

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, It was fun teaching the kids how to surf, they were naturals :) Hope to hear from you all next year and have a wonderful summer! Marcus the surf coach... More 

Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

I took a class with my husband at Surfriders Academy at a very reasonable price compared to other offers at Huntington Beach. We had the class at Seal beach and it was a great since there were less people in the water and the waves were smaller than in Huntington Beach. We had our class with Jordan. He did a... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Thank you Claudia and your husband for join us for your surf lesson, I know Jordan your surf instructor will be very please about the review of your experience with him in the ocean :) Hope to see you both again soon :) Aloha Marcus the surf coach... More 

Bloomington, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Just returned from HB and private surf lessons for our 13 year old daughter were a highlight of our trip! Leading up to our vacation, we had great communication via text and phone calls with Ed. We met up with him at the Surf Shop before her lessons and really got comfortable with him and the upcoming action. The tide... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, General Manager at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

It was a pleasure meeting all of you at the shop, I am so pleased that your daughter was able to learn to surf that day, We always try to do our Best! Hoped you enjoyed your vacation and maybe see everyone again next year. Ed M. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Our family spent a few days in Huntington Beach during our week-long California coastal trip. Those few days our daughter's (15 & 22) only request was to learn to surf!!! We could not have picked a better company! Marcus was absolutely fantastic! The girls had a blast and referred to their day surfing with Marcus throughout the rest of the... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Aloha everyone :) Thank you very much for the nice review :) Well I know your girls enjoyed surfing or shall I say they were "Stoked" that's surfer talk...I think I had as much fun as they did watching them riding the waves! I wish you and your family the best! Marcus the surf coach... More 

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