Shirahama Mariner Surf School (Shirahama Mariner)

Throughout a year
1 people 7,700yen~

Outline of the program

For beginners and also those who want to upgrade skill. The instructor will teach you kindly and enjoyably. Above all, you can experience 'Surfing in Shirahama,' one of the most beautiful white beaches, in Japan. It is an easy access from the beach to the beach side cafe at Mariner, where your companion may have leisure time, while you take surfing lessons. We are instructors certified by Japan Surfing Federation.

Program schedule

(Basic lesson) Morning lesson : 10:00am- 11:30am / Afternoon lesson : 1:00pm - 2:30pm. Study about surfing and Ocean - about tools and equipment - Practice of paddling and taking off - Surfing, several rounds while taking breaks.
(Private Step Up Lesson : 2 hours) Advise students to achieve the best ride. Video shot by your request, to check your riding, for steppig up.

Availability of English guides on the day of the activity

English is available.

Detail of the program

Venue ⁄ location Shirahama Beach
Available period Throughout a year
Available period
Hours of registration 10:00am - 3:00pm
Length of the program 1 hour 30 to 2 hours
Reservation Bookable on the day
Toilet Yes
Kiosk Yes
Necessity of bringing something to eat Yes
Place to eat Yes

Required items to bring

Swimwear, beach sandals, towel, sunscreen cream, etc.

Precautions ⁄ remarks

Meeting place : Mariner, 100 meters from Shirahama Ohama beach. Toilet, hot shower, locker, restaurant, parking lot (summer payable) available. Accommodation is also available. 2 convenience stores near by. Surfboard, wet suit, etc. rental is not included in the price. If you wish, please specify sizes when you make reservation.

Details of the fee

Basic lesson: 7,700yen, including NSA official school text, certificate, rule manners book, insurance (tax included) / (Rental fee) Surfboard+wetsuit set : 3,300yen (tax included)
Remarks concerning the fee
Payment method Cash payment, at the meeting place (Mariner reception)
Cancellation fee On the day and non-participation without notice : 100%
Reservations accepted from Throughout a year
Reservations accepted until Previous day, 9:00am
Maximum number of people accepted through the reservation 1~30 people

Meeting place ⁄ map

Meeting place (name) ⁄ meeting time

Shirahama Mariner Surf Shop / Meet at least 30 minutes before the lesson starts.

Meeting place (address ⁄ access)

15 minutes bus ride from Izukyu Shimoda Station for Shirahama( Itado・Isshiki). Get off at "Shirahama Kaigan." 0 min. walk to Mariner.

Reservation ⁄ inquiry

English service for making reservations and inquiries English is available by phone or email ( ).
Name Shirahama Mariner
Address 2752-16 Shirahama Shimoda
TEL ⁄ FAX Tel.0558-22-6002  Fax.0558-23-5339
When you make a reservation or inquiry on the phone or via FAX, tell the instructor that you saw the Sea-mon website.
Business hours 9:00am - 7:00pm
Closed 7 days a week

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