The Fistral Beach Complex
Fistral Beach has been highly regarded as the home of British surfing due to its consistently world class waves and golden sands, not to mention the relaxed vibe of the locals. At The Fistral Beach Complex as you head down to the beach you are greeted with the International Surfing Centre which plays host to ...
Set on its own spectacular surfing beach on the north Cornwall coast, Watergate Bay Hotel and the Extreme Academy has earned a reputation as one of the ‘must visit’ coastal destinations in the UK.
It’s a place that is all about the balance of life, being active, getting amongst the elements, eating and drinking well, spoiling yourself a ...
With an incredibly varied coastline and almost every imaginable kind of beach and reef set-up available the UK and Ireland offer a huge variety of waves to the surfer prepared to suffer cold in the winter and a regular battering from strong coastal winds. North Cornwall and Ireland offer the most consistent coastlines, although the variety of rock reef and dominant offshore winds in the North East make the most of every drop of swell. While a shallow continental shelf drains a little power from incoming systems the North Atlantic in winter is the most prolific swell generating area on the planet so with a little imagination waves can be found almost everyday outside the less consistent mid summer months.
Schools with qualified surf instructors offering lessons and courses with equipment hire to individuals or groups, whether you are a total beginner, an intermediate surfer or an experienced surfer looking to improve your ability.