Learn to surf with Porthtowan Surf School, teaching since 1990. One of Cornwall’s leading surf schools! Surfing is every bit as much fun as it looks and the true Cornish experience is not complete without riding the waves! Falmouth & Porthtowan Surf School offer surf lessons and the day of a lifetime with truly ‘no worries’. Whether you fancy Surfing on Porthtowan beach or Stand Up Paddle boarding, Kayaking, Yoga or a combination of them all on Meanporth Beach, we are ready to teach you and you the confidence to build on your skills and have a great time doing it! Porthtowan is a beautiful, Blue Flag accredited, west-facing sandy beach providing the perfect waves for learning to surf, with an AONB backdrop. The waves, vibes and sunsets here are the stuff of legend; you’ve got to see it to believe it! We are based in the heart of the village of Porthtowan just behind the sand dunes, a literal stone’s throw from the beach, and have wetsuits and boards of all sizes to get you started (Use of equipment is all included in your lesson price). We will provide the experience, expertise and enthusiasm to ensure that you and your family have the time of your lives, safe in the knowledge that our friendly, fully qualified and expert staff will get you cruising on your first Cornish Atlantic waves or brushing up your carving if you’re already up and riding! All of our surf coaches are fully accredited lifeguards, and in addition the beach is supervised by RNLI trained Lifeguards too, so you’ll be in the safest hands at all times. Young, old, experienced or complete novice, we offer a perfect way for you to get fit, connect with the ocean and finish the day ‘stoked’.