Ma Simes Surf School

ma simes surf school

Teaching people to surf for 30 years. 
Whitesands beach, Pembrokeshire   

Time to Hit the Waves!

Ma Simes Surf School in St. Davids, Pembrokeshire has been firmly established as one of the UK's longest running and most highly reputable surf schools. With a highly experienced team of coaches, we can cover all of your needs whether you are a first-time novice or an experienced surfer. However, do take note that we only teach students aged 8 years old and above.

Safety First

Every coach at Ma Simes Surf School is either an ASI- or ISA-accredited instructor or a qualified beach lifeguard trained in first aid. Therefore, you can be sure that you will always be in safe hands.

Why Choose Us

We have been running surf lessons at Whitesands for over 30 years and our experience and local knowledge is extensive. We run a variety of lessons and courses to suit everyone no matter his or her age. Moreover, we can tailor a course to suit your needs. We offer a full range of equipment to hire and to buy and will make certain you get the correct equipment for your requirements.

Come Visit Us

Go to our office and surf shop in St. Davids for more information and bookings. We can be found at Whitesands Beach, 3 miles from St Davids, at the entrance to the car park by the attendant’s office. You can't miss us!

We are hoping to re start surf lessons in April 2021.

Beginner group lessons are £45.00. 

Book online for lessons and hire.

For larger groups call Nick on 07495655389.

Nick Sime

Co founder and owner of Ma Simes, Nick has surfed all of his life and has been involved in the surf business for more than 35 years. He has travelled the world surfing and has been coaching for more than 30 years.

Nick is an ISA- and SGB-accredited surf instructor and also holds beach lifeguard qualifications. His knowledge and experience of surfing is formidable, and he is always happy to pass on this information to his customers. When learning to surf with Nick, you are rubbing shoulders with a surfing legend who has seen it all, surfed with the pros, and wiped out throughout the world.