Top 5 places to test the Cornish waters

Posted on July 20, 2019

There is no better feeling than being in the Cornish waters and with a variety of water sports hire available, catching those waves is even easier than you thought. 

Cornish Waters

Sunset Surf, Gwithian

Sunset Surf is home to a large selection of boards, wetsuits and gear to suit any level of surfer, from novice Swell surfboards to the more advanced Surftech boards. You can also learn to surf in the beautiful waters of Gwithian with Global Boarders; lessons include all your equipment and use of their changing rooms.

Lusty Glaze Adventure Centre

Why not learn how to surf in some of the best waves in Cornwall? Lusty Glaze Adventure Park in Newquay is the perfect place to learn or to improve your surfing skills with group and private lessons from £35.

St Ives Surf School

St Ives Surf School offer a selection of surf equipment hire for the seasoned surfers. Alongside offering private surf lessons for all abilities and group sizes, for a different experience why not try their surf camp, the ultimate gateway to surfing in Cornwall.

Trebarwith Surf School

A fifteen-minute drive from Port Isaac, Trebarwith Surf School offers 2 hours of surf coaching, with the hire of surfboards and wetsuits for £30 on the idyllic Trebarwith Strand Beach.

Sailaway St. Anthony

Of course, you can take to Helford River and Falmouth Bay without a surfboard. Single and double kayaks, as well as rowing boats, are available from Sailaway St. Anthony and enable access at high water to over a mile of the gorgeous unspoilt river leading to the head of Gillan Creek.