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Surf Lessons

3 hour Learn to surf lessons operate daily. Qualified friendly instructors are committed to providing an exciting surfing experience. Lessons include surf gear, transport & pickups from Raglan town & sauna.... read more >>

Surf & Stay Packages

2-5 day surf & stay packages include a half day lesson, surf gear, beach transport & unreal accommodation. The more time you can spend on the basics of surfing from the beginning the faster you'll progress..... read more >>

Surf Accommodation

Fun laidback Karioi Lodge, Campervan Sites or Luxury Homes with spas & stunning views. All make a wicked base for travelers/backpackers, families & groups. Minutes walk from Raglan's best surf spots..... read more >>

Surf Rentals

A great range of top quality surf equipment is available for hourly, half & full day hire. Specially designed soft learner surfboards, malibus & mini-mals, fibre-glass boards, wetsuits, body boards & fins.... read more >>

What We Do:

We offer the best value beginner 3 hour surfing lessons available, everyday, with no minimum numbers needed! Private 1on1 lessons for intermediate/advanced surfers on request, a big range of surfboards for hire (direct from the beach in Summer), team-building for schools & groups, holiday youth camps, women's surf retreats & awesome Raglan accommodation.

About Us:

Kia ora & welcome to the Raglan Surfing School. We are located on the West Coast of New Zealand in Raglan - a world-class surfing destination. We've been sharing the joys of surfing at the sandy beach breaks of Ngarunui for 12 years and still loving it! Our qualified & friendly crew will do their utmost to give you that surfers feeling by getting you up and riding the waves!


"I was able to stand up which was an awesome feeling, way better than the other surfing lesson we had. Instructors were really enthusiastic and friendly, can't wait to do it again!"

Ellie, UK

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