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Mar 4, 2019
Nov 20, 2018
“Amazing Experience!”
We are a surf school driven to giving you more than just the basic LA surf lesson. Not only will you learn how to surf, you will experience the surfing lifestyle just like a local! We offer 2 hour lessons, and all inclusive overnight...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
5515 Pacific Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90292-7129
Santa Monica
+1 847-989-8725
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Quinn was so amazing. he has such a great spirit and positive attitude. he’s very knowledgeable about surfing and he obviously loves it, and i felt honored to get to share that. he picked a very quiet spot to practice which was amazing. i felt...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jenny P
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

As a complete novice, I was a bit timid going into this experience, but Quinn was an awesome instructor and really helped put me at ease. His guidance helped get me up and actually riding a wave for the first time ever! If you’re ready...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lauren H
Reviewed January 10, 2018

I went on a 2 day trip with Quinn last weekend, and it was awesome! He took us to some great hiking spots in Malibu State Park, and then before it got dark out we went to his private camp site. We cooked up some...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank John K
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Quinn is a great surfing instructor. He took the time to demonstrate the techniques of surfing on land and continued to teach our group in the water with simple pointers about technique or little details to focus on while catching a wave. Not only is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

My family and I had an amazing experience learning to surf with Quinn last Friday - first time for the kids, 2nd for me. Quinn was flexible with timing, arrived ahead of us with all gear in tow. He patiently instructed us w/ demo 1...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed January 9, 2018

My experience with Eat. Sleep. Surf. was unforgettable. Quinn was a great coach because I felt relaxed and excited the whole time! Hey gave me the exact pointers I needed to learn to surf. Despite it being my first time, I rode 5 waves in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed December 13, 2017

Loved surfing at Zuma Beach with Quinn. The other people in my group were really fun and we learned a lot. Will definitely go again next time I'm back in L.A.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank psvann
Reviewed July 17, 2017

You know that cool kid who befriends everyone? That's Quinn! Really humble leaders don't point fingers or make you feel guilty, and I'm not talking about as a surf instructor, although he helps you out there as well..but what really got me was during our...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jennifer h
Quinn C, Owner at Eat Sleep Surf, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

Thanks Jen, you rock!!! Happy to have you back anytime!

Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

I want to Eat Sleep Surf again. My weekend with Quinn was awesome. He took me to the best surf spots in LA. His knowledge about surfing was really helpful in learning to ride. I had a great time. His cooking was really good too....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Kevin L
Reviewed November 28, 2016

With Quinn you really experience the SoCal lifestyle like a local! His personalized surfing instruction met me right where I was at and his calmness & love of surfing were contagious. Our trip had behind-the-scenes, private access to famed Malibu beaches and hiking in the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Response from eatsleepsurfla | Property representative |
The more in advance you book a lesson the better, but lessons can certainly be booked last minute depending on instructor availability. Hope that helps! Thanks, Quinn