Right on the beach
Friendly coaches are here in all seasons. Nobody knows the waves better. Learn to surf with all the kit to keep you safe and warm, and years of experience to guide you.
- Hot showers
- Changing rooms
- Hotel guest entrance adjacent
- Car park
Group lessons with a maximum of 8 people, or private lessons for you and your group. Wetsuit hire, boots and board included. Meet your instructor just moments away from the water's edge.
- Beginner lessons, learn how to pop up to your feet, available for ages 7 years and older.
- Private lessons for the whole family, or one on one tuition.
- Two-hour group lessons are £45
Brand new high-quality wetsuits and boards are refreshed every year. Hire hard and foam surfboards, bodyboards, wetsuits, boots, gloves and even hoods are available all year round. Hire for just the day or keep yours for the entire week.
By phone: 01637 860840
Beach fitness classes
Beach yoga and HIIT sessions take place daily throughout the summer on the sand.
Book a surf, yoga or HIIT lesson
A three day surf course aimed at those who have got the basics, but want to improve. Includes video analysis, and workshops. exercises, kit hire and an experienced instructor to guide you through the course.
Boat tours and safaris
Sightseeing boat trips and wildlife safaris for 1-2 hours. Or, charter the boat for your own private group. Boat tours leave from Padstow harbour throughout the year.
Changing rooms, hot showers and lockers right on the sea wall.
- Ability & experience
Beginner lessons are aimed at complete beginners, no previous experience required.
For intermediate and advanced sessions, arrange a private lesson or speak to one of the team before booking 07969 660 014
Group sessions are available for children from age 7+ and can be booked without a parent or guardian.
Private sessions can be booked for those who are younger when parents or guardians are present on the lesson.
At the bottom of sea lane, just before you step onto the sand.
- Car park
Park in the beach car park, the closest to the water.
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What to do
25-metre infinity pool, ocean room lounge with panoramic sea views, hot tub, sauna and café.
Yoga and HIIT
Take part in a revitalising and rewarding yoga or a HIIT session on the beach.
Coastal and beach walks from the doorstep of the hotel and further afield.
Right on the beach. Nobody knows the waves better. Learn to surf with all the kit to keep you warm.
What to do during your stay
Including walking and cycling routes, family-friendly activities, surfing and wild swimming.
Two day break with indoor and wild swimming sessions
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