Kayaking is a great way to enjoy Southwold beach on a beautiful summers day. You can hire our single kayaks from just £20 and cruise up and down the beach at Southwold.

As well as being fantastic fun and a great way to explore the beautiful views of Southwold beach from the water, kayak hire is also brilliant exercise, easy to learn and a great way to exercise the core muscles of the body.

Our kayak hire in Southwold can be booked by securing one of our 2 hour kayak hire slots which is offered on a daily basis during peak season. Kayak hire time slots are available from (10am -12pm)  (12pm - 2pm)  (2pm - 4pm).


Kayak hire can be booked at Southwold Surf School in person (subject to availability) or only via our paddleboard hire vouchers. We also recommend booking your kayak hire in advance to guarantee availability.

All kayaks are provided with a paddle and life jacket which must been used at all times during your hire, Any children looking to hire our kayaks must be accompanied by an adult to hire the equipment.

£20/ 2hrs  (wetsuit hire also available)

Kayak Hire Voucher


Take to the calm seas and go for a paddle on one of our fun paddle boards.

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When the surfs up and you know a thing or two, hire our surfboards and enjoy a Suffolk wave!

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  bike hire 
  sup hire 
  surf hire 

Over 50 bikes available to hire, book your bike hire in advance and enjoy a great day out!

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find us


Southwold Surf School

Ferry Road



our season

1st April - 1st October

7 days per week during school holidays

Weekends only outside of school holidays

We are now closed for winter

booking line

+44 (0) 1502 630 023

+44 (0) 7901 680 740

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