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The best first surf lesson!

You cannot leave Achill island without trying one of their activities! It was our first surfing... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Olivia-cst
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Mons, Belgium
Thanks for the good old Achill craic!

Have been a great few weekends on the surf board and in the kayak! Even though I'd never done... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Gina7336
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Mayschoss, Germany
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Achill Surf Adventure Centre offers a broad range of adrenaline fueled land based adventure activities and sea activities. Located in Achill on the Wild Atlantic we offer an extensive range of adventure summer camps, adult activity packages and international cultural and activity school tours. Achill Surf Adventure Centre offer family adventure activities that include, kayaking and coasteering which are available on a daily basis to holiday makers and the public during the summer months of June to August. Come on an Island adventure experience that you will never forget, celebrate that special occasion, or build the perfect corporate team. Achill Island offers the perfect location to your personal adventure. Coming soon in 2017 our purpose built 125 bed residential activity centre! Choose from a range of water sports and outdoor activities, including surfing, kayaking, coasteering, cycling, mountain climbing, abseiling, body boarding,climbing, night navigation, SUP and summer camps. Shuttle bus service and transport available for groups.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
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+353 85 155 4376
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

You cannot leave Achill island without trying one of their activities! It was our first surfing lesson and nothing could have been better... except the weather maybe, but it's Ireland ;) Don't be afraid of being cold because the wetsuit really keeps you warm and,...More

Thank Olivia-cst
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Have been a great few weekends on the surf board and in the kayak! Even though I'd never done surfing before and I wouldn't exactly call me balanced, with the always patient help of the guys giving the class even I could catch a good...More

Thank Gina7336
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My sister and I came over to Ireland from Italy and we wanted so much to get in the ocean, so when we heard about Achill surf school, we had no doubt we were going to do it! So we left Connemara for a long...More

Thank _francesca_colombo94
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Final surf on a beautiful sunny day. What a way to finish our week in Achill. Big shout out to all the guys at Achill Surf - amazing instructors, excellent instruction and top notch gear. Would defo recommend Iarlaith, James and all the surf-team to...More

Thank fiona q
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Wonderful experience with Iarlaith and everyone at Achill surf - they organised a kayaking tour on Keel lake and surfing lessons at Keel beach for friends and family. Very professional and friendly. Would definitely recommend! Provided basic instruction, equipment and kept an eye on everyone...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The lads giving the class were deadly, really sound and helpful. The place is amazing, you are surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world and seeing it from the water is well worth getting wet. Can't recommend this highly enough.

Thank diarmuido1990
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I went kayaking on the lake in Keel with Darragh and a group of people ranging from young to old. A great instructor Darragh made me feel at ease as I'm not a great swimmer I was a little nervous. Super fun experience and I'm...More

Thank GraByrne77
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Staff are fantastic *Darragh and Sophie* Had two boys who had never surfed before up and standing on the board surfing within 10min! Equipment excellent! Staff fantastic! What more could you ask for! If in Achill do not miss this crew! Thanks lads and ladies!...More

Thank zerozeray
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I can certainly recommend these guys! We were a group of 4 beginners and each of us walked away having stood up after our session (does it really matter that we looked like Bambi when doing so?!). Cathal was really great with me too as...More

Thank Blathnaid1
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Would highly recommend these guys for any activities while in achill they are extremely friendly and professional at the same time worth every penny and truly made our holiday in achill memorable

Thank jasonnorthe
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