Surf Lessons

At Ultimate, we are all about you becoming the best surfer you can be, and most importantly, making sure that you enjoying yourself in the water. We have a surfing coach that is dedicated to helping you achieve your goals and progressing you forward with your surfing. We do group lessons or one on one lessons and provide all the gear if you are a total novice, providing wetsuits, boards, and transport to the beach. Call in to the shop or give us a call to find out more about an Ultimate Surf Lesson and feed your addiction for surfing! We have teamed up with the guys over at surf the elements tours to provide you with some of the best possible surf lessons you can find details and pricings are listed below for this. 


Private lessons - $120 for 2 hours
Our surf lessons are primarily piha due to the consistent surf conditions. Private lessons include one on one instruction with one of our trained   ISA (International Surfing Association) qualified instructors. We cover water safety, surf knowledge, surfing techniques and more and cater for beginners to intermediate surfers.

1 Day Surf lesson - $120 / 2 Day Surf Lessons - $199
Our daily surf lessons are held at Piha beach, a world famous surf spot. These lessons are suitable for beginners wanting an introduction to surfing. Our ISA (International Surfing Association) qualified instructors stay in the water at all times.

What’s included:
- 2 x 2 hour surf lessons
- Lessons will cover surfing techniques, surf safety and more
- Snack provided
Pick up times vary depending on the tide.

2 Day Surf lessons + Camp at Piha beach - $240
Come for a 2 Day Surf Lessons and camp for one night at Piha beach. You will have surf lessons both mornings and plenty of time to explore the amazing Waitakere Ranges. (Instructor will be onsite only for the surf lessons)

What’s included
- 2 Day Surf Lessons
- All camping gear
- 1 night camping accommodation (kitchen, bathrooms onsite)
- No food included

3 Day Surf Camp - $349
For a real New Zealand outdoor adventure come along on our surf camp and surf uncrowded beaches at our secret spots.Leaving Auckland on Friday afternoon night we will drive North, South, East or West for approx. 2 hours to find the best surf. Returning Sunday night. You will have surf lessons every day and plenty of time surfing with your instructor. Beginners to advanced surfers.

What’s included:
- Internationally qualified instructors
- 2 nights camp-style accommodation
- All camping gear
- All meals, incl. Kiwi Style BBQ (vegetarian options)

NOTE: If you have your own transport or surfing gear contact us for discounted rates.

Learn to Surf - 5 Day Surf Safari - $775
For the ultimate surf experience come along to our 5 day surf safari, it does not matter if you are a beginner or a pro-surfer, you will have the time of your life!!

Leaving every Monday and coming back on Friday, we will take you to the NZ Surf Lodge located in Doubtless Bay, where you can enjoy sub-tropical waters, uncrowded beaches and endless summers!! We will surf different beaches every day and as part of the trip we will take you to famous Cape Reinga and 90 mile beach.


For a daily itinerary visit

What’s included:
- Surfing everyday at varied locations
- Daily surf lessons
- Internationally qualified instructors
- Gear hire for 5 days (wetsuit - surfboard - rush vest)
- 4 nights at Surf The Elements Surf Lodge (dorm style)
- All meals, incl. Kiwi style BBQs (vegetarian options)
- Cape Reinga and 90 mile beach tour.

NOTE: If you have your own transport or surfing gear contact us for discounted prices. Extended stays are available.