Lahinch Surf School
Lahinch Surf School
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Lahinch Surf School is all about being friendly, safe and fun in the surf! Established by John McCarthy, three times Irish Senior Surf Champion, John established Co.Clare's first Surf School to share his love and 'stoke' for surfing. Lahinch Surf School has stayed true to that dream ever since. When we're not surfing big waves at the Cliffs of Moher (the wave John named "Aileens"), you'll find us at our 'Beach Hut' on Lahinch promenade. The positive vibes are infectious dude! Courses: Outside of doing a single two hour lesson any day of the year, our most popular courses are the 'Weekend Surf Course' for adults, which is 3 fun lessons over the weekend; and our Kids(9-12), Teens(13-18) and Grom(6-8) Camps in school holidays. You are welcome to come join the fun at Lahinch Surf School.
Lahinch, County Clare, Ireland

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Edward C
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Family
The instructors are so nice, the whole place is just so fun really advise it in summer it is so much fun and they make it quite easy to learn how to surf I was able to surf and only three lessons. I would really advise it for younger kids and even adults as well. It was really fun. 🤩
Written 6 January 2024
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Ryan S
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Solo
Awesome experience! Took surf lessons two days in a row and had so much fun while greatly improving my surf skills. Everyone I interacted with that worked here was great and special shout-out to my Instructor Kieran who was very knowledgeable and brought a ton of great energy to our lesson.
Written 6 August 2023
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lob08
Dublin, Ireland11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Family
We had a great time with Lahinch surf school. Eddie was our instructor and was great. The kids enjoyed it and we enjoyed it. Would highly recommend and definitely do it again! We were wrecked after it ☺️☺️
Written 13 July 2023
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Eimear H
7 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
Amazing experience. John our instructor was very encouraging and motivational. We were inexperienced and he was so helpful and patient and made the experience fun. We had lots of time in the water. The gear was in excellent condition and changing facilities were available. I would definitely go back again my next time in Lahinch.
Written 8 April 2023
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Gareth L
Dublin, Ireland2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Friends
Brilliant as always, Pat, John and the rest of the crew, so helpful and knowledgeable and always an element of fun. Even with a large group constant tips and help.
Loved it again.
Written 21 March 2023
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myranid
Cologne, Germany23 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022 • Family
My dad and I did an early lesson with Liam. Definitely recommend the earlier lessons, since you're almost on your own. We had a lot of fun and could stand up every now and then!
The prices are also okay and definitely worth it.
Written 27 August 2022
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Deirdre moran
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2021 • Family
Aofe T was wonderful dealing with booking our family surf lesson. Eddie our instructor was amazing with our kids, would highly recommend.
Written 19 July 2021
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Katie B
Dublin, Ireland142 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2021
Had Eddie for a two hour beginners lesson and it was brilliant. Eddie was the highlight of the session and made it extremely fun and learned alot.
Written 16 July 2021
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Tim O
Ireland27 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2021 • Friends
Very reasonable priced rental wetsuits and surf boards, very friendly and helpful staff very accommodating, great value and great experience
Written 10 June 2021
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Nicholas Ziglio
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2021 • Friends
Extremely smooth booking and had an absolute blast. The teacher was great and helped me improve my turns. Highly recommended, so much fun!
Written 28 May 2021
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