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Based in the Southern California seaside town of San Clemente, La Vague Surf Experience offers clients a range of services suitable for beginners to experienced ocean athletes looking to refine their skills. Our centrally located guest house allows us to surf and paddle several times a day, while our close proximity to the freeway enables us to easily travel north or south along the coast to offer you the best possible experience during your stay.

La Vague Surf Experience offers the following services

  • Surf trip package (overnight stay)
  • SUP trip package (overnight stay)
  • Surf lesson
  • SUP lesson (wave, touring, racing, dw)
  • Coaching, training camp
  • Surfari/guiding

Known for its beauty and ocean culture, San Clemente is a quintessential Southern California beach community. San Clemente is a highly sought after California surfing destination steeped in the ubiquitous good vibes synonymous with the California surf lifestyle. Renown nearby surfing locations include: San Onofre - a SUP surfing mecca and Lower Trestles - known for high performance shortboarding.

San Clemente boasts a high concentration of surfboard shapers and manufacturers, to include well established brands such as: Noll Surfboards, Lost, Stewart, Timmy Patterson, Terry Senate and Dewey Weber. The town is also the home of multiple world-class surfing legends, such as Shane Beschen, Kolohe Andino and many others who enjoy the location’s consistent, year-round swell.

La Vague Surf Experience offers guided excursions throughout Los Angeles County, the capital of the surfing lifestyle. Malibu and its world famous pier are the iconic heart of the Los Angeles surf culture - a true longboarder’s heaven. Additional locations we frequent include County Line, Manhattan Beach and more. Wherever the waves are firing, we’ll take you there.

We will drive you to the best locations to match your ability and interests to ensure you have the best possible experience. It does not matter if you are stepping on a board for the very first time or you are a seasoned rider on the trail of California’s best surf breaks, at La Vague Surf Experience we offer something for everyone.

Our Business

  • La Vague Surf Experience is a fully licensed business and maintains operating permits from the California State Parks.
  • Each service we offer is protected by La Vague Surf School Insurance with coverage provided by Philadelphia Insurance.
  • Our staff is certified in Safety, CPR, First Aid and possesses Surf Instructor Certificates.