Private Surf Lessons


Whether you’re a beginner learning the basics, or a seasoned surfer who wants to improve. Our instructors will teach you essential fundamentals to guide you through the process of learning how to surf.  If it is your first time, this will be an adventure you will never forget!

More info

Group Surf Lessons


The best surf school for group surf lessons. All you have to do is bring a towel and a swimsuit. We’ll take care of the rest, so you can enjoy the waves of sunny Southern California.

More info

Surf Camps


Santa Monica Surf School creates a fun, safe and educational surfing programs on the beach for children and teens that will inspire lifelong skills, water safety, and incredible lasting memories.

More info

Catch your first
wave with us!

Santa Monica Surf School creates a fun, safe and educational surfing experience on the beach for all ages that inspire lifelong skills, incredible lasting memories and treasured friendships.Book a surf lesson in Venice Beach, Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, or Malibu. Surfboard and Wetsuit  provided for each lesson. 

Santa Monica Surf School is in Santa Monica, CA, It is the passion project of Nick Ostrogovich born and raised from Santa Monica, Ca. For a love of the ocean and surfing, his mission is to introduce the experience and history of surfing in Santa Monica to new and experienced surfers while providing a solid foundation for students to feel comfortable in the ocean. With over 45 years of combined surf experience and are here to make your adventure unforgettable.  We can’t wait to play in the waves with you! We hope that as you improve your surfing with us, you will also be inspired to live more sustainably and join us in protecting our ocean!

Santa Monica Surf School has been featured in the LA Times, Surfer Magazine and Time Out Magazine. Our surf lessons are one of a kind in Santa Monica. Our group surf classes are a great way to experience the ocean with others. Find out what they have to say about us!!

We’re the only Surf School in Los Angeles certified by the International Surfing Association. It’s our mission to educate our students in order to share the gift of surfing. Whether it’s getting up on your first wave or mastering your technique, we’ve got you covered.

Come join us and experience the thrill of surfing! Our company also specializes in Corporate Events and team building activities.