Bunmahon surf school, located on the copper coast in Bunmahon Co. Waterford runs surf lessons for groups and or private lessons, kids surfing camps, board and wetsuit hire. We cater for young and old, big and small! Located in the beautiful sea side village of Bunmahon, we provide a safe and relaxed introduction to the exhilarating sport of surfing. Our blue flag beach is a beach break with a sandy bottom making it ideal for beginner surfers.
Our wetsuits and booties are suited for winter (5mm thick) to keep you warm in the water, no matter what time of year. The surfboards we use for beginners lessons are long foamboards and are ideal for beginners. The lenght and buoyancy of the boards give you the best possible chance to develop your surfing skills. These surfboards are also available to rent. Our coaches are fully qualified and will ensure you get the most out the lessons. We have a 1:8 coach to student ratio which ensures each student gets the attention they need to help them develop their surfing skills during the lessons. The school itself is located literally across the road from the beach. Here we will have a changng areas and the shop where surfing equipment can be rented. The surf school is also fully approved by the Irish Surfing Association which sets out certain standards for the surf scool to adhere to. No surfing experience is necessary or swimming ability as we dont go over our chest hight in the water and we provide you with all the gear. All you need is a towel and swim wear, we provide the fun! We are open all day every day for the summer months. Lessons are available during the winter months but have to be booked in advance.