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Surfing is for everyone 

Learn with style & ease 


SURF Lessons 


we Can
Help You

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  • Don't waste hours of your time making simple mistakes trying to learn on your own.

  • Don't allow the ocean to create uncertainty within you.

  • Don't let lack of knowledge hold you back from having the experiences you want to have.



  • Learn how to surf. Its fun and safe. Its the best way to experience California year round.

  • Live the lifestyle you want to. Surfing will help you stay fit.

  • Relax and experience good vibes. Being in the ocean is a natural mood booster.

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Book A Lesson

We teach surf lessons on the Central Coast, & in Orange County. We can accommodate the Cayucos Pier, Pismo Beach, Laguna Beach, Dana Point, & Newport Beach.

How It works

Book It

Complete the booking

process by submitting

an online payment

through the services



Select a service &

a desired date, time,

& location.

Call us prior to completing

a payment to




Meet up to surf!

Just bring a towel &

a bathing suit

We will bring the

boards &


Why Choose us?

  1. We have taught hundreds of people how to safely surf.

  2. We are CPR & First Aid Certified.

  3. We are life long surfers with extensive ocean knowledge.

  4. We are California locals, and have surfed breaks around the world.

  5. We are a small, local, family run business.



Serene Waters Surf Adventures is a surf school committed to sharing the joy and excitement of the ocean with individuals of all ages. Our mission is to provide surf lessons and camps that are life-changing and unforgettable. We cater to Orange County, and the Central Coast of California. We also offer options to explore the entire California coastline.

At the helm of our surf school is James, an avid waterman and our lead surf instructor. He has been surfing since the young age of 7, starting off at Zuma Beach. Over the years, he has surfed at numerous classic legendary breaks in Southern California, including San Onofre, Doheny, and Newport Beach. In addition to this, James has also surfed at various breaks around the globe, from Fiji and Mexico to Hawaii, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Australia. He is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys camping and cherishes his family. James is a father to two dogs and has been leading surf groups and providing instruction since 2014. He is certified in CPR and First Aid, and has also undergone training in surf instructor water safety. In his spare time, when he is not conducting surf lessons, James provides therapeutic adventure services for both adolescents and adults. Nature is therapy. Learn more at  

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