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Address: 1 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC
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00:00 - 16:00
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Charleston Surf Lessons is World Class!!! My 4 sons have each done numerous one on one lessons. My wife and I have done couples lessons and individual lessons. We have done... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
Charleston, South Carolina

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Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Charleston Surf Lessons is World Class!!! My 4 sons have each done numerous one on one lessons. My wife and I have done couples lessons and individual lessons. We have done birthday parties for our boys. We have participated in numerous weeks of summer camp sessions. We have purchased lessons for various friends and family members as gifts. Each and... More 

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I was visiting a friend in Charleston and took two classes with Josh while I was there. Josh has several years experience coaching and teaching, nationally and on a professional level, and he is an excellent instructor. For your first lesson he starts you off with a 30 minute land lesson where you get oriented to the beach, learn crucial... More 

Thank aph87
1 review
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Best learn to surf experience by far! Our son has been taking lessons with Charleston Surf Lessons for several years and loves the experience as well as the instructors. The instructors had him up and riding from day one! Not only do the instructors exude professionalism, they are super motivating and promote a safe, positive environment for their students -... More 

Thank TennaModj
Lakewood, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Booked a one-on-one lesson with instructor Mark in Folly Beach in November. Mark told me the water was brisk, but I'm used to water skiing in CO lakes, so it felt about right to me. We had a beautiful day and full wet suits (plus I was working hard as a beginner), so the temperature suited me fine. The weather... More 

Thank rangelypanther
josh w, Owner at Charleston Surf Lessons, responded to this review

Thank you so much !! More 

1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The instructor (Tommy) was excellent. Very knowledgeable, helpful and patient. The beach was great for a first timer. Highly recommended to anyone who even thinks they would like to try surfing. Great experience.

Thank Kevin S
josh w, Owner at Charleston Surf Lessons, responded to this review

Greatly appreciate you choosing us, "looks forward to having more time with you More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 24 September 2016

An amazing experience overall. The instructors are so knowledgable, friendly and really cater the lessons to their clientele. I came for one lesson, and ended up booking 3. I was hooked. Loved the coaching skills that the guys have, their experiencing in educating surfers of all abilities is evident. I would absolutely recommend Charleston Surf Lessons to family & friends.

Thank Jenn A
1 review
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I had a dream come true, and have wanted this for myself for many years. Learning to surf at the age of 50. Josh and all the folks that help are so patient and kind. When they tell you that you will surf that day.... first time you become a surfer with the most secure and faithful instructors to show... More 

Thank Sherry K
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was my second time surfing, and had some great runs. Waves were perfect for a beginner and after labor day, beach wide open. Great session!

Thank Jeffrey S
Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I went and took a one hour private lesson with my adult son, as a class full of young children and teens went on nearby. The staff were very nice, and started with the basics, explaining what we needed to know to get the idea conceptually, then took us into the water. They read the waves, set up a routine... More 

Thank Lee M
Devon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Father and 11 year old son had their first surfing lesson with instructor- Hampton. They had fun and instructor was informative and patient! Even helpfully provided beach chair for mum to sit and watch!

Thank jules6922

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