Surfing in Sligo

Where else in the country are you situated so close to the majestic waves of the Atlantic ocean, long stretches of unspoilt beaches and so many professional, Irish Surfing Association Approved Surf Schools. If you are a seasoned surfer or an absolute beginner with a longing to get out on the waves you have a huge choice among all the beaches for your surfing holiday in Sligo.

Located at the foot of Knocknarea in the shadow of Queen Meadhbh’s grave, lies the surfing beach of Strandhill, one of Europe’s best and most consistent beach breaks and is only 8km from Sligo town.

Perfect Day Surf School
In Strandhill has over 11 years experience and has a reputation for being one of the safest and most progressive schools schools in Ireland. Perfect Day Surf School caters for the needs of all surfers regardless of ability. Young & old - whether it is your first time or if you are looking for more serious professional surfing coaching, Perfect Day Surf School will fuel your stoke. Click here for more information

Strandhill Surf School
Strandhill Surf School is the centre of surfing in Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland. Located in the adventure hub of the North West, Strandhill beach is a great place to learn to surf or improve your surfing skills. Come and experience the excitement of surfing with highly qualified instructors who have valuable knowledge of the local waves. The most popular surf school, with a great premises on the beachfront, they ensure easy access to the best surf for our lessons. They offer a variety of lessons catering for individuals, small and large groups and special occasions. Click here for more information