Surfing is a great way to enjoy Southwold beach on a beautiful summers day. You can hire our surfboards from just £15 and cruise around on our great waves at low tide.

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

Our surfboard hire in Southwold can be booked by securing one of our 2 hour surfboard hire slots which is offered on a daily basis during peak season. Best surfing conditions are 2 hours before low tide so contact us to find out what time to surf on the day you desire.


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

All surfboards are provided with a leash which must been used at all times when in use in the water, Any children looking to hire our surfboards must be accompanied by an adult to hire the equipment.

£15/ 2hrs  (wetsuit hire also available)

Surfboard Hire Voucher


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

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Cruise around the shoreline with our great kayak hire in Southwold.

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  bike hire 
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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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