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Sean's Private Surf Instruction

534 Causeway Dr, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1905
+1 910-470-2010
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Took 4 kids for surf lessons who had no experience and they LOVED it!! Great Instructors who give... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
tarajeanine
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Phenomenal

Phenomenal in every aspect! My 12yr old son who had never touched a surf board was up on the board... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
albai224
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Why Us? Because you are looking for the safest, most effective & valuable surf lesson in Wrightsville Beach, NC. Discover how easy surfing can be with our niche method of instruction: ONE INSTRUCTOR PER STUDENT. This ensures you'll safely be taught the amazing & spiritual pursuit of wave-riding in no time! We make booking surf lessons as easy as possible! Lessons can be booked at our conveniently located W.B. shop, through our website, by phone or by email! We are also very proud to say that our instructors are the real-deal! They're local, life long surfers who are all CPR/First Aid certified and love to teach! But don't let us tell you we're the best, our awesome reviews speak for themselves! We hope to see you gliding across some tasty Carolina waves soon!
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took 4 kids for surf lessons who had no experience and they LOVED it!! Great Instructors who give your kids the confidence to go for it!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Phenomenal in every aspect! My 12yr old son who had never touched a surf board was up on the board and surfing his second day, I was blown away. His instructor John was amazing as well as a fantastic role model. I felt he was...More

Thank albai224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I heard from a Wilmington local that if I wanted to learn to surf, that Sean's Surfing was the way to go. With claims that I would be up on my board in only one lesson, I decided to try it out. I had a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the best time during my lesson. I was able to stand on the board several times with help from my awesome instructor. They are very knowledgeable about surfing and I felt safe with them by my side for a newbie at surfing. I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My teen daughter and I had a fantastic experience with the instructors who made our first time surfing a huge success! We’ll be back for more lessons!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My instructor was Chris. He was very patient and empowering. His coaching was organized and structured. Since an accident in the ocean, I had been a bit nervous in the water. He made me very comfortable and I almost stood up on the board! For...More

Thank Minnu P
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My 17 year old daughter and 2 friends took first time lessons and LOVED it!! Instructors were patient and encouraging, and the girls can’t wait to do it again. Fantastic experience!

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Sean G, Owner at Sean's Private Surf Instruction, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you so so much Tim! Greatly appreciated.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

It was AMAZING! The instructors were so funny and knowledgeable. Highly recommend and we will be back! Thank you Sam and Michael!

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Sean G, Owner at Sean's Private Surf Instruction, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Wow thank you so much! this is the coolest review title I have ever seen! Yall are the best.

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Was instructed by Sam in Wrightsville Beach for my first ever surfing lesson a couple weeks ago (June 2018). SO MUCH good and important info before getting in the water. Sam was amazing in his knowledge of waves, weather, rip currents, safety and of course...More

Thank Jenny H
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Sean G, Owner at Sean's Private Surf Instruction, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Really appreciate your kind review Jenny! Sam is indeed the man! One of the best in the business. We cannot thank you enough for putting your faith in us and choosing us to teach you to surf in Wrightsville Beach!

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We went to Wrightville Beach in March 2018 specifically for private surfing lessons for my two children, ages 11 and 13. The conditions were not ideal for first time surfers - 55 degrees and very windy and, hence, very wavy. Sean patiently explained what our...More

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SusiHoward
30 June 2016|
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Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hi there Susi, sorry for just seeing this! It'd start at $100 total including boards and equipment; and most importantly: 1 instructor per student. We are the only business in the area that has a 1:1 ratio specializing in... More
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Linda J
25 August 2015|
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To a surf lesson?
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mary c
13 June 2015|
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Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hi Mary! Yes, absolutely! I know that they would have the time of their lives. Just check out my website for my services/contact info and we will book them for the best experience of their summer! Sean
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