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Surfing Holidays in Sennen Cornwall

Sennen is a mecca for surfers. With high quality waves peeling all the way up the beach from Sennen Cove to Gwenver – it easy to see why surfing holidays in Sennen, Cornwall are growing in popularity.

Whatever your standard – beginner, intermediate or advanced – you can find a peek to enjoy on this beautiful beach. On it’s day Sennen is regarded as one of the best surf spots in Cornwall. Not only do you have high quality waves but the water would not look out of place wrapped around a Fijian Island! It is unbelievably clean and clear. Surfing holidays in Sennen, Cornwall are popular for surfers, bodyboarders, long boarders, knee boarders, kayakers and paddle boarders.

If you require somewhere to stay for your surfing holiday in Cornwall, then the Vellandreath Cornish Holiday Cottages are perfect. Situated in a picturesque valley overlooking the breaking waves, our cottages can cater for small, medium or large groups and offer luxurious, comfortable accommodation with all the facilities that the travelling surfer requires.

If you are beginner and enjoying the first of many surfing holidays in Sennen, Cornwall then there is surf hire and tuition available on the beach. There is no better place to learn how to surf in Cornwall and the stunning vistas and sunsets will take your breath away. And when you are done in the water, there are some great places to grab a drink and a bite to eat in Sennen Cove or you can fire up the BBQ at one of our superb beach-front cottages.

Sennen Surf Center

Sennen Surfing Center are a friendly bunch located on the Sennen beach by the Beach Cafe. They provide lessons, equipment and their instructors are qualified lifeguards.

Sam Smart Surf

Sam Smart is a seasoned local pro surfer. He runs an established surf school and surf shop based in Sennen Cove.

Sennen Cove Surf

Sennen’s local surf & weather report is updated daily using local knowledge, wave buoy and wind data complete with daily photos.


Sennen offers surfboard, wetsuit & equipment hire on the beach and in the cove with several excellent surf schools offering lessons for all ages and ability.

Local pubs, restaurants, cafe’s & shopping facilities are a very handy half mile away…