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About Sean's Private Surf Instruction
Why Us? Because you are looking for the safest, most effective & valuable surf lesson in Wrightsville Beach, NC. Discover how easy surfing can be with our niche method of instruction: ONE INSTRUCTOR PER STUDENT. This ensures you'll safely be taught the amazing & spiritual pursuit of wave-riding in no time! We make booking surf lessons as easy as possible! Lessons can be booked at our conveniently located W.B. shop, through our website, by phone or by email! We are also very proud to say that our instructors are the real-deal! They're local, life long surfers who are all CPR/First Aid certified and love to teach! But don't let us tell you we're the best, our awesome reviews speak for themselves! We hope to see you gliding across some tasty Carolina waves soon!
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

I grew up in the Midwest, I am over the age of 30, I don't consider myself to be very coordinated, or a great swimmer. However, learning how to surf has always been a dream of mine and I absolutely LOVED my lessons. Stop making...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Misty W
Sean G, Owner at Sean's Private Surf Instruction, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Thank you Misty!! You were such a pleasure to work with! Hope to see you in WB again soon

Reviewed September 15, 2018

Kids had a great time surfing (it was their second time surfing, it had been a couple years). Instructors did a good job and the kids had fun with them. My daughter's instructor was so nice about helping her get her surfboard back out after...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eric1541
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My daughters and I had never surfed before, and the instructors were very patient and encouraging. Great cheerleaders. Their knowledge of the waves is impressive!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim C
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Took 4 kids for surf lessons who had no experience and they LOVED it!! Great Instructors who give your kids the confidence to go for it!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tarajeanine
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal in every aspect! My 12yr old son who had never touched a surf board was up on the board and surfing his second day, I was blown away. His instructor John was amazing as well as a fantastic role model. I felt he was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank albai224
Reviewed July 27, 2018

I heard from a Wilmington local that if I wanted to learn to surf, that Sean's Surfing was the way to go. With claims that I would be up on my board in only one lesson, I decided to try it out. I had a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank h2ochild
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I had the best time during my lesson. I was able to stand on the board several times with help from my awesome instructor. They are very knowledgeable about surfing and I felt safe with them by my side for a newbie at surfing. I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marieposton2013
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

My teen daughter and I had a fantastic experience with the instructors who made our first time surfing a huge success! We’ll be back for more lessons!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed July 16, 2018

My instructor was Chris. He was very patient and empowering. His coaching was organized and structured. Since an accident in the ocean, I had been a bit nervous in the water. He made me very comfortable and I almost stood up on the board! For...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Minnu P
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

My 17 year old daughter and 2 friends took first time lessons and LOVED it!! Instructors were patient and encouraging, and the girls can’t wait to do it again. Fantastic experience!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tpbradley03
Sean G, Owner at Sean's Private Surf Instruction, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thank you so so much Tim! Greatly appreciated.

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June 29, 2016|
Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hi there Susi, sorry for just seeing this! It'd start at $100 total including boards and equipment; and most importantly: 1 instructor per student. We are the only business in the area that has a 1:1 ratio specializing in... More
Linda J
August 25, 2015|
Response from Sean G | Property representative |
To a surf lesson?
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June 13, 2015|
Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hi Mary! Yes, absolutely! I know that they would have the time of their lives. Just check out my website for my services/contact info and we will book them for the best experience of their summer! Sean