Private Group Surf Lesson

Private Group Surf Lesson.

Surf lessons Northern Ireland is something all your friends and family can do and an experience that will bring you closer together. The surf lessons Northern Ireland is an ABC structure which has been advised by Water Skills Academy and gives you the best opportunity to learn the essential techniques in order to stand up and surf on your first surf lesson.

This lesson is ideal for Families, Birthday Parties, Stag & Hen Parties. 

Be part of a normal beginner surf lessons with other surfers or enjoy one of our private surf coaches for your own session and get some private time with family and friends.

Meeting Location: Long Line Surf Cabin,Benone Beach. This can be found on the boardwalk to the left of the Benone Tourist Complex.

Duration: 2 hours.

Time: Morning and Afternoon Sessions depending on availability.


  • Private Session with personal Coach:
  • £35 per person (minimum number of 6)
  • £30 per person (minimum number of 10)

Kids Surfing Party – Download our “surfing invitation” for the real Long Line Experience.

Frequently Asked Questions about our Surf Lessons 

How big are the groups?

Surfing Group sizes vary depending on the level of ability and bookings on that particular day. Typically, tuition is provided along the industry guideline of a maximum ratio of 1:10. Private Small Group Lessons it will just be you and your instructor.

Do I need to hire equipment?

All equipment hire is provided free of charge during your surfing lessons with us. All you will need to bring is a swimming costume and towel.

Can I bring my own wetsuit?

If you have your own wetsuit that you’d like to bring along with you please feel free to do so! We provide winter wetsuits all year in order to stay warm for the entire lesson. Please check that your wetsuit is 5:3mm thickness

Can I wear glasses when surfing?

For practical reasons you cannot wear glasses / spectacles in the water – they would be washed away by the waves. If you can’t surf without glasses, we recommend you ask your optician about getting some prescription goggles in advance of your visit.

Can I keep hold of my equipment after my lesson to practice?

Equipment can be hired out after the session depending on time of day. Please look at our Hire page for prices and times.

Are there any age limits?

Surfing: The minimum age is 8 years, we cannot accept children younger than this. There is no upper age limit.

Do I need to be able to swim?

It’s ideal if you can swim 50 metres. If this is not the case we do ask that all participants have a reasonable level of open water confidence which would suit our  Lessons. Lessons are held in waist depth water, which make the activity safe and fun regardless of your swimming ability. Any questions please let us know.

Not suitable for people with, but not exclusively with, the following conditions:

  • Heart conditions (without medical consent)
  • Severe neck/back condition or pain
  • Severe obesity
  • Epilepsy
  • Pregnancy
  • Persons with injuries/ailments/conditions whether physical or mental that could be adversely affected by participation
  • If you are unsure about your physical or mental ability to partake in this activity, please consult your doctor.