Most Popular! · Starting at $250
Enjoy a two-hour buddy lesson with just you and a friend. Buddy lessons are designed for two people allowing a couple, friends, or family to surf together with their own instructor.
Starting at $150
In this two-hour surf lesson, we introduce surfing etiquette, safety, fundamentals, paddling skills, surfboard positioning, and proper stand up techniques.
Starting at $300
Take a lesson with one of the best in the world. These lessons are focused on bringing your surfing to a new level with a professional surfer that’s been a part of the world tour.
Starting at $95
Surf School Santa Cruz offers a wide range of surf lessons whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced surfer looking to push your surfing to the next level.
Starting at $100
Welcome to Surf School Santa Cruz, the best-rated surf school on the West Coast. We accept students of all ages and skill levels and guarantee a quality, safe, and fun learning experience. This surf school was created because of our passion for surfing and developed because of our desire to share it with the world. We believe that surfing is not just a sport, but is actually therapy for life. We ardently advocate that the only thing better than a great day of surfing is helping fuel someone else’s passion or improve skillsets that work in the ocean and carry over to day-to-day life.
Our instructors are professionals who tailor each lesson to the students, so no matter your ability, you are encouraged and supported in the most personalized way possible. The cumulative years of quality surfing and teaching experience we have under our belts allow us to provide you the best surf lessons in all of Santa Cruz.
Pleasure Point has always been our home base and offers an unparalleled learning environment for a wide range of skill levels from beginner to the most seasoned pro. We are excited to announce that we have now expanded our territory to include Cowell’s Beach. An additional location increases our versatility, when teaching surfing, and gives both our instructors and students a wider range of options to help improve the overall learning experience.
So whether it has been your lifelong dream to learn to surf, you want to improve your existing skills, or you’d like to push yourself to try your hand at an exciting sport for the first time, Surf School Santa Cruz can help achieve your goals. Book your lesson now and get ready to make your surfing dreams a reality.
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3548 Portola Dr
Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
345 Swift St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060