Surf Lessons - Learn to Surf - Monterey Bay, CA

Surf Lesson Options

Carmel Surf Lessons

Patience, Proximity and Trust

Is the formula to guiding a successful surfing experience.

Surf lessons are custom tailored to each clients needs – we can’t say it enough. We focus on creating a success oriented experience. Ratio of instructor to client ranges from 1:1 – 1:6 depending on the needs of the group.

Lessons are 2 hours minimum.


All groups are small and offered daily.

Instructor to Student ratio 1:4 – 1:6  – $100 per person

Have a blast and Learn to Surf! Ideal for the beginners, intermediates, kids, adults – all sizes and ages welcome. The 2 hour lesson includes a custom fit O’Neill wetsuit to their height and weight, latest addition soft top surfboard and trained instructor. Mounted Go Pro’s are available for rent. Please inquire when booking your reservation.  If you have your own, feel free to bring along.


Instructor to Student Ratio of 1:2 – $150 per person

So often couples want to experience surfing together for the first time. Regardless of your experience if your a couple that want to have your own instructor to guide you through your surfing session we offer that. Lessons includes a custom fit O’Neill wetsuits professional grade safe surfboards and your own instructor. Make an appointment to meet us at the beach.


(based on availability)

1:1 Instructor to Student – $200 per person

Ideal for the beginners, intermediates, kids, adults – all sizes and ages welcome. You are paired with a private instructor for the 2 hour lesson. This is a 1:1 Ratio. Your private lesson includes a custom fit O’Neill wetsuit, custom soft-top surfboard


Team training is often the key to success for large corporate companies. Break aways and trust building workshops can now be achieved in the water with Noah Greenberg and his staff. Enjoy a morning, afternoon or evening surf session with your co-workers and management team learning the waves of Carmel Beach. Each group experience is customized to the clients needs and experience. Please call for availability & rates. We can safely accommodate groups up to 35 people and can accommodate more if needed just give me a call. Custom catered food and drinks are also available offered by Ashleigh Elizabeth Catering.


AGES 4 – 16


Let’s Celebrate in the Water! Surf birthday parties have become a great option for the groms growing up here on the Monterey Peninsula. Surf, boogie board, swim & build sand castles with your friends. We are excited to offer this new custom package to Carmel Surf Lessons as we partnered with a local caterer. Custom package includes surf lessons for up to 10 kids with a custom O’Neill wetsuit, soft-top surfboard, plenty of boogie boards and a 1:3 ratio of instructor to student insuring safety and super fun for all.


As and option you can let us handle all of your beach food and drink needs just call to arrange.

provided by Ashleigh Elizabeth Catering

Menu includes your choice of the following:

Choose 2 side dishes 

Fresh fruit skewers

Macaroni, potato or pasta salad (vegetarian)

Veggie Crudite

Choose 1 Main Entree (all BBQ’ed beachside & cooked to order)

Teriyaki chicken skewers

Organic Chicken Sausage hot dogs

100% all beef hamburgers

Dessert included! 2 dozen Organic chocolate or vanilla cupcakes

*full service, set up and breakdown* provides enough food for 15 people (parents have to eat too!)

additional foods, customized menu items or people added to party may incur additional fee**

you just show up, surf, eat and enjoy The Beach! Happy Birthday!


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