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Ben's Surf Clinic

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Ben's Surf Clinic
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Ben has been coaching surfing since 1993 and set up Bens Surf Clinic in Lahinch Co. Clare to become the top Lahinch surf school. We provide top quality surf lessons with a difference. We work in small groups (max 6) with a level 2/3 surf coach to...more
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Lahinch V95 X7X6, Ireland
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+353 86 844 8622
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All reviews his team rock climbing few years catching waves spent a week renting boards having fun body boards two days learn how these guys great lesson top notch hour lesson first timers laid back group of friends
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent school with well-experienced instructors who are genuinely interested in your progress, Ben will happily shout out advice even when you're not in a lesson... Great range of boards and new look in progress! Going to miss my Lahinch days, anyone know of an equally...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I have been taking classes and renting boards at this school already for some time and it was always a great experience. Everyone is friendly and helpful in choosing right board for each condition. Now I have decided to take a weekend course with Ben...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I have taken a few lessons with these guys and each one was a pleasure. The instructors are experienced, helpful and laid back. I was guided by instructor Róisín for two lessons and I was delighted with the progress made each day. There are some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Helpful staff, good facilities, not to be missed especially on a sunny day. Situated right across the road from the beach. Decent prices

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D Marie F
Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

hi thanks for the review, always good when someone makes the effort, really hope you enjoyed the lessons cheers ben

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Had a lesson as a group of friends with Ben on Saturday and hired boards on Monday. Could recommend enough! Super friendly staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank snackie2017
Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

hi thanks for taking the time, really hope you enjoyed the lesson thanks again ben

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I always come here around christmas time when the waves are big, although i am kind of a beginner, Bens surf clinic will let everyone surf no matter the experience level. He can take you out into the ocean and teach you how to surf...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

the chris , thanks for coming back again and for the review, have a good one and hopefully see you next year, cheers ben

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Booked a lesson with Ben, there was 7 of us all with different abilities and bad habits. Ben started us all back to basics and built us up from there had an absolute brilliant session with great coaching throughout. He payed attention to us individually...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Chris thanks for the review, was great to get you guys out and see you improve so much over the few hours, hope it going well for you, cheers again ben

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Had two days surf lessons with Ben. Definitely the best lessons I’ve had to date - he really puts so much effort into the lessons and helps every individual progress throughout the lesson.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Kayleigh, thanks so much for the review really glad you got something out of the sessions, best of luck with it thanks again cheers ben

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I started going to Ben's a few years back for board rental only a few years back. Staff always gave tips with where best to surf and what board to use. They put up daily forecasts on Instagram, which is very handy. Once I decided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ben B, Owner at Ben's Surf Clinic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

hi thanks for taking the time for that great review really appreciate it and i am delighted that you get so much from us, its exactly why i set up the clinic in the first place, thanks again cheers ben

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Our 3 teenagers and I were in Lahinch and tried Ben's surf school on the recommendation of the hotel. Its excellently located on the promenade, right across from the beach. They have all the gear for hire & sale - wetsuits, surf boards, body boards...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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