In a nutshell

Where is it?
All experiences take place on the beach and in the water in the North Bay, Scarborough. Dexter's Surf Shop Unit 5, Kepwick House, North Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 7TN | United Kingdom

Length of experience
Sessions last approximately 2 hours.

What you need to know
Private Lessons are open to people aged 6+. However, if you are under the age of 18 an appropriate adult must be on site to sign you in.

Children must be able to swim 50m.

Booking times are dependant on tide and conditions, you can make a booking (according to the tides) but Dexter's may need to postpone the lesson if conditions are unsuitable on the day. Usually, they have a good idea a couple of days before, so will confirm 24-48 hours before the session if conditions are unsuitable

How much will it cost?
Private family surf lessons are priced at £100 for a family of 2 adults and up to 3 kids.

How to redeeem your voucher
Your e-voucher or gift box voucher will have a contact name and information about booking your experience. If you have any questions before booking please call 0800 772 0825.

The small print
Vouchers are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Voucher Delivery
Our eco-friendly voucher boxes are available for £3.50 and will be sent via Royal Mail first class post. Delivery time is approximately 1 or 2 days. PDF e-vouchers are FREE and emailed shortly after ordering.

Private Family Surf Lesson in Scarborough


A fantastic experience for families to learn to surf together. Get them off their gadgets and out into the surf riding the waves of the beautiful North Bay in Scarborough with a one to one Private Family Surf lesson.

Private surf lessons are done in small, privately booked groups which allows the team at Dexters to focus entirely on your surfing so that you get the most out of your lesson. The team help you develop a plan for improvement and you’ll leave with a clear direction of what you need to do next. Private lessons allow more time for one to one work and help your surfing skills progress faster.

It doesn’t matter if you’re a total beginner, or if you’ve been riding a while and are struggling to get to that next level, Dexter’s have instructors for your level of surfing.

Accredited by Surfing England the UK’s National Governing Body, all the conscientious instructors are qualified, so you can be sure you are in safe hands.

Everything you need for your lesson is included in the price:

  • Wetsuit and accessories
  • Foam topped board or Epoxy board
  • 2 hours in the water

*Please note, activities on the day depend on sea conditions

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Private Family Surf Lesson in Scarborough

Our Private Family Surf Lesson in Scarborough are run by Dexter’s Surf Shop, Scarborough’s First ASI accredited Surf School. This means that their lesson plans are in line with the worlds biggest surf coaching governing body. Their instructors are trained to the highest standards. With the capacity to take out up to 35 students at a time Dexter’s is the perfect choice for your paddle board lesson.

Dexter’s Surf Shop School & Hire Centre provides surf lessons, surf hire, hardware, accessories and clothing. Opened in 2011 the surf shop has 30 combined years of experience in the surfing craft. All sessions take place under the big skies of Scarborough’s popular North Bay.