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There is a great variety of watersports in St Ives. Try anything, no experience necessary.

Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)SUP

As well as being fantastic fun and a great way to explore the breathtaking views of St Ives Bay from the water, SUP is also fantastic exercise and easy to learn. SUP lessons and guided tours with St Ives Surf School take place on the tranquil Porthminster beach which overlooks the beautiful St Ives Harbour and Godrevy Lighthouse.

Group session prices are as follows:

£38 per person | £32 per person for groups of 4 or more | £30 per person for groups of 8 or more


Coasteering is an adrenaline-pumping combination of traversing rocks, floating through gullies, sea swimming, exploring caves and negotiating rock jumps. St Ives is home to one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in Cornwall, making it the ideal location for coasteering. Get a truly unique, off-the-beaten-track perspective.

With St Ives Surf School group session prices are as follows:

£38 per person | £32 per person for groups of 4 or more | £30 per person for groups of 8 or more

Sea Kayakingkayaking

You can do this on your own and hire equipment from St Ives Surf School, alternatively a guided sea kayaking tour is a picturesque 2-hour exploration of the St Ives bay and surrounding area: You’ll leave the beach at Porthminster and progress leisurely along the rugged Cornish coastline.

The sit-on-top kayaks are extremely safe, easy to use and require no previous kayaking experience.

For the tour with St Ives Surf School the price is £38 per person and group prices are available.

Can’t decide?

Book 3 activities over 2 – 3 days for just £100 (10% discount only applicable on groups of 8 or more).

St Ives Watersports Price List

Download the watersports price list here.


All the above can be booked through Cohort, either at reception when you arrive or in advance.

Show your Cohort key card to St Ives Surf School when you arrive and get 10% off all activities.

Visit their website or just fill in the below form:

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