East Coast Surf School

Months of Operation

May 30 - September 30

Hours Of Operation

Dates are weather and wave dependant. Lessons will run as long as the ocean is warm enough.


Lawrencetown Beach, Highway 207, East Lawrencetown, Eastern Shore


T: 902-449-9488

E: ecsurfschool@gmail.com



East Coast Quiksilver Surf School, located 35 minutes from downtown Halifax, is situated on the picturesque Eastern Shore.

Surf lessons are held between June and October at Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia's finest surfing beach, which offers consistent waves, lifeguards and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.

Your surf lesson will include a 4/3 full wetsuit and surfboard, a fully trained and certified surf instructor, a thorough explanation of the proper techniques to paddle and stand up, knowledge of the equipment you will be using and answers to any other questions you have related to surfing in Nova Scotia.

All of our instructors are certified in bronze cross, bronze medallion, and CPR-C, and have adequate surfing experience and local knowledge. 

Female instructors are available upon request. Group lesson rates available. Full-day rentals of surfboards and wetsuits also available.

  • $73.90 – 1-hour lesson (includes wetsuit & surfboard for the day)
  • $95 – 1-hour private lesson (includes wetsuit & surfboard for the day)
  • Group rates: price depends on numbers. Group rates start at 5 people. Please contact us for your discounted price.
We maintain a maximum 1 : 5 instructor-to-student ratio and a high level of professionalism. If you find a better deal we’ll match it!
  • Rental only: $21.74 for surfboard and $17.40 for wetsuit (full-day rental)

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Detailed Information

This property accepts American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.
Activities: Surfing
Directions: Also at Martinique Beach.