Is there parking available?

Yes, you can park we are based at Down End car park. They accept cash / contactless payment or better still use the Ring Go app or call 020 3046 0190 and use location code: 24776 or visit

Do you have toilets?

There are male, female, and disabled toilets located on the site.

Is there somewhere we can get food and drink?

A Café is located on site where you can buy food and beverages, alternatively food is available in your course if you pre-booked. Please keep a look out for other pop-ups during the Summer.

Do I need to bring anything?

A towel, swimwear and sunscreen.

If Coasteering then you'll also need suitable footwear and a pair of boardshorts.

What is provided?

All equipment.

Do you have surf hire?

Yes on site hire facilities run by Croyde Bay Surf Hire - Tom: 07415 111 099 (

How many people will I be surfing/coasteering with?

You will be in a group of 8 people or less per instructor.

What is the age limit?

We start from 5 yrs for Surfing / 6 yrs for SUP / 8 yrs for Coasteering.

What thickness are your wetsuits?

We use Tiki 5mm full winter suits for maximum warmth, and use boots, gloves and hoods when needed.

I have heard Croyde can be dangerous?

We will book your lessons around tides and conditions that are suitable for your ability and if need be move to one of the other beaches.

Are the coaches qualified?

We employ friendly and enthusiastic coaches with full lifeguard and coaching certificates.

Do the coaches surf with us?

Your coach will not have a board in the water unless you ask for a demo or you are at a level which requires him/her to paddle with you, meaning they will constantly be hands on and helping you through and onto the waves.

Cancellation Policy?

In the event of adverse or flat sea conditions your session will be re-scheduled for the next available option. Alternatively, you may be offered the option to participate in a different water based activity or be given an open voucher to re-schedule at a later date. Refunds will not be issued.

We operate a strict no drink & drugs policy. We have a 20 minute late policy. Refunds will not be issued.

If you need to re-schedule then please allow a minimum of 48 hours notice and we will do our best to accommodate.