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Tybee Surf School

17th Street Boardwalk, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-704-4821
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Highly Recommend

I took some lessons from Leo and highly recommend him. He is very patient and has tons of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Magdalene K
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Best experience and money spent!

This was our first visit to Tybee and our girls wanted to take surf lessons. When we contacted... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
jerid H
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The island's original surf school, Tybee Surf School, offers easy to learn surfing lessons from professional instructors with International Surfing Association and National Surf Instruction experience as well as Lifeguard and CPR Certification. Our lessons are customized to accommodate everyone from first timers to coaching the expert and are designed to keep everyone safe and stoked! Give us a call and we will tailor your experience to your skill level...At the end of the day, we'll have an awesome time!!!
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17th Street Boardwalk, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took some lessons from Leo and highly recommend him. He is very patient and has tons of experience. His wife Chelsea is also amazing, they provide great customer service!

Thank Magdalene K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was our first visit to Tybee and our girls wanted to take surf lessons. When we contacted Tybee Surf School, scheduling a lesson was easy. Chelsea was friendly, helpful, and scheduled our lesson for the next day. Leo instructed our girls on land and...More

Thank jerid H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

As we were planning our family trip to Tybee, I wanted to get a few surf lessons for my 14 year old son and used TripAdvisor reviews to select Tybee Surf School. I am so thankful I did. When I first called for information, Chelsea...More

Thank tlockard67
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We go to Savannah most every year for spring break. We look for fun outside things to do around while we are there. This year we wanted to go to the beach and try surfing. We found Tybee Surf school and decided to give it...More

1  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 25 March 2016

They were great my grandson who is 5 ended surfing well and felt very confident definetly recommend!

Thank edtrauma
Reviewed 19 August 2015

I planned a large family vacation to Tybee Island and one of the activities that some of us wanted to do was surfing. So I called in and spoke to Chelsea to reserve a time for 8 people (she was very kind and helpful). The...More

Thank NicoleMarie92
Reviewed 12 August 2015

My 13 and 16 year old loved the lesson they took with Leo on our first time visit to Tybee. He took our snowboarder and downhill ski racer and turned them into surfers! It has been the highlight of their summer. Chelsea was great at...More

Thank Eicart
Reviewed 23 July 2015

My great great nephew had a wonderful experience learning to surf. He was on the board in 15 minutes - I couldn't believe it! Leo was so patient and kind and Chelsea was wonderful to keep me informed about times, where they were and what...More

Thank garygator
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

My daughter took a lesson with Leo. He is a great instructor and had her up on the board in no time. Tybee Surf School was very easy to book with - I was fortunate enough to get a same day lesson. The best part...More

Thank Karrie C
Chelsea M, Manager at Tybee Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2015

Thank you so much! We are so glad that your daughter enjoyed her surfing experience with us. :) We hope that she can come back and surf with us again sometime!

Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Our whole family took lessons with Leo and had a fabulous time. We all got up (from our 5yr old boy, 8 &9 yr old girls to the 45 yr old parents!). Leo is easy going, makes it fun but also really knows his stuff....More

Thank Krista S
Chelsea M, Manager at Tybee Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2015

Thank you so much! We are so happy that your family had an awesome experience surfing with us! We work hard to make sure that everyone, of any age or skill level, can learn to surf at our lessons. I hope that we can surf...More

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rey p
20 February 2016|
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Response from Chelsea M | Property representative |
Hi! The wave conditions on Tybee really vary, even from one day to the next, but the best season for waves is between June and October. Let us know if you are interested in any lessons this summer!
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