Sennen Surfing Centre

Sennen Cove, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 7BT

The award winning Sennen Surfing centre is one of the longest running surf schools in the UK. Situated right on the golden sands of Sennen beach on the west coast of Cornwall, there is no better place to learn.

Situated less than a stones throw from the beautiful Sennen sand and under Sennen Coves spectacular Beach restaurant our location is the envy of all. Running 7 days a week from April 1st to October Half term our award winning surf school offers beginner, improver and advanced coaching for all surfers.

We have a wonderful team of instructors who are well travelled, enthusiastic and eager to share their skills and knowledge with you. All our staff are fully qualified ASI coaches and Beach Lifeguards.

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21 Reviews for Sennen Surfing Centre

  1. James Lee
    5 November 20, 2017

    Learnt to surf at SSC when I was 8! Kept going back there year after year because of Dave and crew being amazing every year. Amazing location right on the best beach in the UK and probably one of the more consistent beaches I’ve been to.

  2. Michelle Miller
    5 November 20, 2017

    The awesome, dedicated and professional crew are what makes Sennen such a joyful experience. The beautiful cove and surrounding areas are hard to beat!

  3. Matthew Rashleigh
    5 November 20, 2017

    Great surf school with great instructors who are enthusiastic and give 100% !

  4. Todd
    5 November 20, 2017

    The coolest, most professional bunch of guys and girls you’ll ever meet. Great teachers, always safe, stunning location. The best days are SSC days!

  5. Caitlin Trevithick
    5 November 20, 2017

    Amazing school, friendly and approachable instructors. Would highly recommend to anyone of any surfing ability

  6. Jasmine
    5 November 20, 2017

    Amazing setting, everyone is so friendly, lovely family feel. These guys are the best around, on my way to becoming a pro!

  7. rob
    5 November 20, 2017

    Dave and the team are fantastic – I take my class there whenever I can and they are brilliant with the kids. They are super knowledgable and have the perfect balance of professionalism and fun.

  8. Charlie
    5 November 20, 2017

    Fantastic school, with amazing instructors. All very friendly and welcoming. Highly recommended

  9. Sarah Marrison
    5 November 19, 2017

    Friendly, professional team who taught with enthusiasm and passion. A fabulous introduction into the addictive and amazing world of surfing for a 7 year old who is now totally hooked, thanks Isaac, you rock!

  10. Adrian Dix
    5 November 17, 2017

    Great location and great people. You always get help and good advice from these guys.

  11. Chris K
    5 November 16, 2017

    Brilliant location. Expert advice and lessons. You simply cannot get any better !

  12. Gavin
    5 November 16, 2017

    Dave and his crew are some of the loveliest people you will meet, the standard of teaching is exceptional and the instructors super enthusisatic approach to your lesson guarantees you will have a great time and leave the beach fully stoked and frothing to get back to the school for more.

  13. Tracey
    5 October 19, 2017

    What a group of guys ☺ you made our holiday so special and my son’s 13th birthday one he will never forget! Memories that’s what you guys make. The Antrobus family xxxx

  14. Clare Jones
    5 October 18, 2017

    Fantastic team in beautiful Sennen. All the instructors are friendly and enthusiastic. Katie my 9 year old loved having lessons for the second year running.

  15. Gill
    5 October 18, 2017

    We started coming to sennen 4 years ago and stubbed accross this friendly chap Dave and his dad and we have been having lessons once a year to improve our skills. This lovely man and his big family and family of professional surfers are well thought of by the local s with immense community instigating all manner of. Beach cleaning as well and we travel 7-10 hours by car for the amazing pleasure if only we were closer.
    We would be there to be part of this on a weekly basis ! Fabulous people very professional say no more !

  16. Amy Walters
    5 October 18, 2017

    The amazing group of surf instructors at sennen surfing centre are totally awesome humans. We fell in love with their enthusiasm and humour and their patience and love of surfing. Dave is like a dad who seems to take everyone under his wing and the young people that teach are amazing at their jobs. Their teaching has helped my son gain so much confidence and their care makes me confident in leaving him with them. Amazing school.

  17. Abbey
    5 October 18, 2017

    Brilliant group of people who work hard to run great surf lessons, with an emphasis on everyone enjoying themselves and having a laugh, as well as catching some waves. This family-feel business is where I surfed every summer with friends since I moved to Sennen, and I wouldn’t have had it any other way. The group are also safety smart, knowing what they should and shouldn’t do when the tides or swells aren’t quite what they’d like. I’d recommend this school to anyone :)

  18. Glynn
    5 October 18, 2017

    Fantastic family run business who treat you as a human being and not a victim to make a fast buck. Brilliant instructors and boss man Dave has all the enthusiasm you need. Keep up the good work.

  19. Joe
    5 October 18, 2017

    The best beach around with the added bonus of some of the friendly, enthusiastic people make Sennen Surf School the perfect place to go no matter what level you’re at!

  20. Dan Randall
    5 November 14, 2016

    What a great experience I had earlier this summer.
    I had an intermediate lesson with Jackson. Both Jackson and Dave were the most friendly guys you could meet. I had the best days surfing and upped my wave count massively.
    Seenen as a centre and as a location is great. Great waves and clear water with great instructors. What more could you ask for?

  21. simon steed
    October 13, 2014

    Was recommended this school by surfing sumo , great team of instructors lead by the owner Dave . Not only do they evaluate your level they also help you plan your development and work on specifics . Have had several lessons this summer with Connor (great guy , very talented surfer and coach ) and he and Dave worked on a plan for me to help develop my surfing . Will be taking many more lessons over the next few years to improve and to help hone my skills
    Wonderful location as well , if you are in the area don’t hesitate to book a lesson , they are a great school with an enthusiastic and talented group of instructors

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