Surfing Holidays in Cornwall: fun and excitement in Southern England favourite holiday destination.
Cornwall is widely known as the best place in Britain for a surfing holiday. There are over 300 beaches to choose from on the peninsula, so there’s plenty to keep absolute beginners and professionals entertained.
Waves from thousands of miles of Atlantic Ocean crash onto Cornwall’s rugged coastline providing perfect conditions for surfing.
Wherever you are in Cornwall, you are never more than 20 km from the sea, so there is no excuse not to dip your toes into the water. Holidays or tours of Cornwall should always include a visit to the beach and for the adventurous surfing is an exhilarating experience. Don’t just enjoy the sea views dive in and join the thousands of other surfers who come to the coast of Cornwall each year.
Cornwall’s beaches are also home to some of the elite world surfing competitions every year, where the best surfers in the world come to show off their skills. The most famous is Boardmasters, held at Fistral Beach in Newquay every summer.
If it seems like there is too much choice for you, why not let some experts help you out. Falmouth & Porthowan Surf School will take you in their minibuses to find the best beaches on any day.
The family run business has all the local knowledge and experience to help you get on your feet for the first time, or give you a few tips on your way to becoming a surfing master.
Their minibuses will travel anywhere around 697km of coastlines, but Porthtowan is always their favourite. The small village on the north coast of Cornwall provides a great location to hire all the equipment you need and get into some of the cleanest, clearest water in the country.
Here are some brave Cornish surfers out in the water during the winter showing that Cornwall is an all year round holiday destination for the brave surfer!
Don’t forget to check out our self catering accommodation with hundreds of properties with sea views making the perfect base for your surfing holiday to Cornwall.