Muizenberg beach is the world’s best beach to learn to surf due to the generally soft, slow, gentle & friendly waves.

Admire the majestic mountains wrapping the bay as the ocean draws sand between your toes.

Happy faces in and out of the warm Atlantic Coast!

To best suit your Surfing Level contact us and we will help you pick the best times and conditions for the day.


We supply you with surfboards + wetsuits.
We present you with Professional surf etiquette making sure you are comfortable and understand how to use your equipment, safety, and conditions for the day.
Instruction in the water during the course of the lesson helping you manage to catch your own waves and ride as long as possible.
We thrive to give you the best experience by providing you Incredible feedback through Video analysis after your surf session.
Book a lesson: +27 643 236 735 or


Advance your skills with help and advice from Mandla and his qualified instructors and explore some more advance spots around our peninsula.
We love adventure and sharing good waves with you.


  • We meet you at African Soul Surfer Board room for Wetsuit fitting and picking the best surfboard option to suit your surfing level.
  • Assess conditions, Apply sunscreen, Hydrate, Get psyched up on coffee.


  • Before you enter the water: Your Coach will brief you on Surf Etiquette covering Safety, Equipment, Conditions, How to paddle and practice Pop Up Correctly on the sand.
  • In the water: Your Surf Coach will help you with the correct position of laying and paddling your surfboard.
  • Assist you to manage getting over waves to reach your comfortable depth in the ocean.
  • Identify and select the right waves to paddle for and catch.
  • Give you instant feedback on your paddling to pop up position.
  • Constantly remind you about the correct positioning of your body and feet on surfboard, bent knees and looking where you intend to go.
  • Always available to answer your questions as you progress in catching waves and riding to the best of your ability.
  • Help you have the best experience enjoying your surfing.


  • After the surf lessons you are welcome for a warm shower at African Soul Surfer Backpackers.
  • Catch up on your Breakfast, load up on the refreshing Soul Juice enjoying the overview of Surfers Corner.
    Coffee and cold drinks available at the bar.
  • VIDEO ANALYSIS SESSION: Grab a cold one and we go through the Videos of your surf session, get constructive feedback in reviewing of common mistakes and successful rides,
  • This is super fun and interesting way to improving your surfing skill.
Surf LessonsPriceDuration
1 Person PrivateR4502hrs
Private Double 2x PeopleR400 p.p2hrs
Double 2x People/ in groupR350 p.p2hrs
3x People or more/ in GroupR300 p.p2hrs

Accredited Surf Coaches

Mandla and his team of accredited surf coaches are qualified to help you surf and have fun.



We supply you with surfboards and wetsuits for all lessons, rentals are available.

Ideal Spot to Learn

Muizenberg is the best with its gentle rolling waves, beautiful scenery and relaxed village.