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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Experience the thrill only a surfer knows! Get Wet Surf School offers a 100% "stand up" guarantee on your first lesson. Their instructors will do everything they can to get you standing on a board and riding the waves while at the same time making...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
10 Beach Rd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 1800 438 938
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 June 2015

This was my first time ever surfing and such a great experience! It was super easy to book through my hostel and Alex (the instructor) picked up my friends and I straight from our hostel in the morning. We started with learning the basics on...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 December 2011

Its always fun learning to surf and the 2 guys from Get Wet were friendly enough. The reason I gave it a low rating was because I had nothing to compare it with till I went to Noosa Learn to Surf where for same cost...More

5  Thank Brijbilda
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Reviewed yesterday

The staff are all super friendly! one in particular was Blake, a young energetic surfer. I must admit that I was doubtful in my abilities to surf, especially standing up on my first lesson. However with Blakes knowledge and passion for surfing he managed to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a brilliant time. They got us surfing by the end of the two hours and no one got eaten by sharks ha!

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Thank Wander36990743361
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was awesome, the waves was awesome and the people was... awesome! I'll definitely go back again and I highly recommend it!!

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Thank MaximeGermain
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a first time surfer they made it simple, and pleasant team members made for an incredible experience

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Thank Nick K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks again for the awesome sufring lesson! Maggie was an amazing surfteacher. So friendly and professional! Keep up the good work, will be coming back again! Rosie xx

Thank Rosanna T
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rosie, Thank you so much for this great review :) Maggie will be stoked to find out how much of an impact she caused in yoir lesson. Hope to see you soon for more surf, sun and fun Thanks Again, Kerri

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get wet surfThe Spit Gold CoastExcellent introduction to surfing.Two experienced and patient teachersTraining and advice on how to get started.

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Thank Devhere
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Devhere, Im am so happy to know you find your surf lesson an excellent introduction to surfing :) Our coaches will be stoked to know how much you enjoyed your lesson. Cheers, Kerri

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment I called the owner was absolutely delightful and answered all of my 100 questions. I have been surfing before but it had been a really long time so I was nervous and needed to feel comfortable. Kerri made me feel that way...More

Thank geroge4982
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi geroge4982, Thanks for the lovely review. We understand there are lots of questions when it comes to surfing and we are happy to answer them all :) I am glad you liked your lesson and manage to stand up. Hope you keep surfing Thanks...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the team. Boys did an awesome job in teaching the kids and I. Will definitely go back for more lessons.

Thank rc r
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi rc r, Thanks for this great review. Im happy to know the boys did and awesome job and the kids had fun. Hope to see the kids soon for more surf and fun Thanks again, Kerri

Reviewed 8 October 2018

It’s a really good and amazing experience for learning surfing entry.Will definitely commened and in love with surf.

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Thank vc1120
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi vc1120, Thank you so much for the feedback :) I am glad you had an amazing experience. Hope you keep surfing Cheers, Kerri

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Wow what a lesson! Staff were friendly and experienced as well as being encouraging through the whole experience. I went as a recommendation from the local YHA and was pleasantly surprised at the sense of professionalism and simple steps it took to get into the...More

Thank MrJones_TA
mrsJekx, Manager at Get Wet Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Hi MrJones_TA Wow what a great review! I am so happy to hear you enyoyed your surfing experience. The crew is gonna be stoked to find out about your feedback. Thank you so much and hopefully we will see you in the water again ;)...More

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4 September 2016|
Response from nikitasarrof | Reviewed this property |
No it won't be cold ..as temperature in Gold Coast will be around 35 degrees .. And once you are in water .. U would feel the cold .. And they give u full wet suit which covers u .