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School Of Surf

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Learn to surf alongside our highly qualified, trained professional instructors. Cocoa Beach provides year round, ideal surf conditions for a memorable first surfing experience. School of Surf offers private and group lessons as well as seasonal week...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
200 N Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2963
+1 321-406-0433
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

I'm a weekend warrior from the northeast, and though I grew up around the ocean had never tried surfing. Todd and his crew were great teachers and I'm glad I decided to learn from them. It's easier than I thought to pop up on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BrianL2232
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We had a great time. My teenage boys (due to good instruction) were able ( at the end of the hour long lesson) to stay on the board. I, unfortunately, due to old age and lack of exercise had to give up after 20 mins...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank rebecca m
Reviewed October 8, 2018

I had my 9-year-old daughter for a few days of fun at the beach in Cocoa Beach. My daughter had been surfing a couple of times before and absolutely loved it. We picked School of Surf mostly based on on-line reviews. Great choice. The place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Eduardo d
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a family business run by some very knowledgeable and considerate pros. Did a one hour private lesson and had a blast! I was taught by Calvin and he was very sociable and dedicated to me learning and having a good time.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Judah B
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I brought my 12-year-old Grandson from Minneapolis to Cocoa Beach for a vacation week in August. I shopped surfing lessons on the internet prior to leaving Minneapolis and was convinced by the results that the School Of Surf was our best choice. The School Of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank jdhaugenmn
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Trying out surfing was the reason for visiting Cocoa Beach, Florida and the School of Surf was a top choice. The owners, Lauren and Todd Holland, are world-class surfers and teachers who know how to make the experience effective, fun and safe. They have mentored...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jules K
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Everything about our visit was exceptionally good - from initial phone call to set up appt. for the lesson through the after-surfing cleanup. Owner, Todd, gave my 11 yr old grandson a very informing lesson inside the shop before lending him his rash shirt and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jon P
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My son and I planned a random trip to Florida as we’d never been before. While looking for a few things to d9, we saw a YouTube video that mentioned “School of Surf” in Cocoa Beach, Fl. We drove to Cocoa Beach this morning just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pdxwarrior
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Our girls (8&11) has the time of their lives learning to surf with Nick. Todd gave them a great safety talk on dry land, fitted them with boards and they were off to the beach. It was an easy walk over to a gorgeous stretch...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ginger271
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The teaching was perfect for my kids' attentions spans/levels. I was so impressed. I feel like we had a great value for the $. My older two (9, 12) loved the experience and my youngest one tried but is only 7 and even though he...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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October 23, 2018|
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Response from Timothy B | Reviewed this property |
Water temperature is cool for us Floridians but it’s totally doable. This is about a mile from the hotel.
Marti W
February 3, 2016|
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Response from Monicats99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they definitely have a wide selection of sizes in the rash guards, I did see wet suits also. Any questions, just call and ask they are very helpful.
February 18, 2015|
Response from jcnic642 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a surfing school.
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