Surf School Santa Cruz

Welcome to Surf School Santa Cruz, the premier surf school and surf lessons in Santa Cruz, California. If you want to learn to surf in the Santa Cruz area, there is no better way of learning than through our surfing lessons. At Surf School Santa Cruz we feature some of Santa Cruz’s top professional surfers, including Bud Freitas, Brad Shelton, James Manss, Kala Buthman, Max Nunes and Sabrina Sahlstrom.

Board and wetsuit are provided – surf lessons take place at the legendary Pleasure Point here in sunny Santa Cruz, CA.

  • Private Lessons

    This is a surf lesson for those who want the one-on-one experience!


    All surf equipment is included.

  • Private 2-Person “Buddy” Lesson

    This surf lesson is perfect for a group of two. Bring yourself and a buddy to catch a wave!


    All surf equipment is included.

  • Private Group Lesson

    If you have a group of 3-8 people, this group surfing lesson is perfect!


    All surf equipment is included.

  • Mega Group & Corporate Lessons

    For those big groups that wanna hit the waves but stick together, this surfing lesson is great for groups of 9-15 people. Please give us a call to book a Mega or Corporate Lesson.


    All surf equipment is included.

  • Summer Camps

    Surf School Santa Cruz is now offer small group day camps for ages of 10 - 17. Overnight camp available week of 6/27.


    All surf equipment is provided.

  • Surf Lesson With Bud Freitas

    Get a special once in a lifetime surf lesson with Bud Freitas.


    All surf equipment is included.

  • Learn to Surf!

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