Surfing courses and rentals in Hoddevik

Never surfed before? No worries we get you surfing in no time


No matter your skill level, you will learn the basics of board handling, positioning, paddling, various techniques on getting to your feet, surfing etiquette, ocean knowledge, and water safety.
All our instructors having coaching experience, are certified by the ISR and an up-to-date first aid certificate.
We are comfortable to say that you will have a memorable and fun experience with Stad Surfing School in Hoddevik.

Surf equipment

The lesson price includes all necessary equipment for the surf lesson. You can rent equipment after the lesson for half price, if we have equipment available.
At our Stad Surfing School we are using beginner friendly longboards and we're providing the best wetsuits available to surf our cold water here on the west coast of Norway.

Who can take surf lessons?

The lesson is 2-hour long and we're welcoming any ages and everyone who is keen to learn how to surf. Families, students, group of friends
For safety reason we require a attending parent if your child is under the age of 10 years old. Otherwise we recommend a private 1-on-1 lesson for your child. 
We can accommodate big university groups, bachelor or wedding parties.

Beginner Level

Group Lesson

Everyone welcome, ages 10+
Min. of 3 surf students required
Instructor:student ratio 1:8
Learn to surf in a fun environment with qualified instructors

950 kr/ person


All levels 

2 Person Private

All levels welcome
Age 6+
Perfect for couples & young kids
2 people per instructor
Step up your skill level with lots of personal attention
1500 kr/ person


All levels 

1-on-1 Lesson

Especially intermediate and advanced levels
Age 6+
One-on-one instruction
Great way to progress your surf style

1850 kr/ person


All levels

Special Packages

Age 13+
Perfect for families, youth groups, schools, bachelor and bachelorette parties, corporate retreats and more!
Please contact us for more information


Take your buddy with you 

Surf with a buddy 

Our instructors from Stad Surfing School are happy to take you to the next level. They will help you identify the areas that need improvement and build up your confidence in the water.

Please contact us for more information



Can't be bothered carrying your gear around Norway...Don't worry. Just come by to Stad Surfing in Hoddevik.
In high season we handle our equipment on a first come, first served basis.
Rental prices / day rentals

Full package (wetsuit+surfboard) 550kr

Surfboard 300kr

Wetsuit 300kr

Gloves/mittens 100kr

Shoes 100kr

Ask for for student discounts and kids equipment

We don't let our equipment leave the bay, so if you rent here you surf here.


We have a variety of beginner friendly boards and we have a small range of surfboards for intermediate to advanced surfers.


We are using Xcel wetsuits which are 5/4mm and 6/5 mm thick and will keep you nice and warm. Most of our wetsuits have a hood attached to make your duck dive enjoyable.
If necessary we also provide you with gloves and boots.

Surf forecast

Wondering what the waves will be like when you are here? To see the Weather Forecast or Surf Report for Hoddevik, just click on the links.

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