During your stay at The Night Swan, you will be surrounded by a variety of great outdoor activities to choose from. Water sports are particularly popular at New Smyrna Beach. Surrounded by great weather and some exciting surf, the waves feature everything from sailboats and jet skis to windsurfers and boogie boarders. A favorite activity is New Smyrna Beach surfing. New Smyrna Beach has, in fact, been rated as a top surf town in the world by SURFER Magazine, Travel & Leisure, and National Geographic, where it was ranked No. 9, No. 10, and No. 14, respectively.
New Smyrna Beach Surf Report
New Smyrna Beach surfing wouldn’t be complete without the Surf cam and surf report at Ponce Inlet. Ponce Inlet is the main surfer hangout and territory, with some of the best waves in the area. The constantly updated online resource at this ideal location provides what you need to know about weather, tides, and more, before you embark on a New Smyrna Beach surfing excursion. There are featured updates of swell size, onshore breeze directions, surf height, and more. All this information is important to check before you head out on the water, whether you’re a beginner or expert. Magic Seaweed also hosts a Ponce Inlet surf report with 15-day surf forecasts and streaming videos of surfers in action.
New Smyrna Beach Surfing Lessons & Shops
When you’re looking for where to rent your board- and then how to use it (for the beginners out there)- then you should consider Surfin’ NSB. This surf shop offers private and group lessons that will have you on a board in no time. The surf instructors at Surfin’ NSB will teach anywhere in New Smyrna Beach that you prefer and will help make your vacation dreams come true! Red Dog Surf Shop is another great source for all your New Smyrna Beach surfing gear. You can also find GoPro cameras here to record your adventures. You can also rent surfboards, along with bodyboards, lounge chairs, and umbrellas, at Island Rentals.
New Smyrna Beach Surfing Competitions
Since it is known as one of the best surf towns in the world, New Smyrna Beach is a sought-after location for some renowned surfing competitions. Surfing America is scheduled at New Smyrna Beach or Satellite Beach, FL, for March 4-5, 2017. Previous surfing competitions that have taken place in New Smyrna Beach include the National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA) Southeast/North Conference. There are also multiple future dates for the NSSA in New Smyrna Beach at the Ponce Inlet, between August 27 and March 11 of next year. The Smyrna Surfari Club, which has been organized since 1979, is another outlet for local contests. The Seaside Fiesta is held on the third weekend in June annually, while the Surfari Spooktacular is held on Halloween weekend annually. Several other surf competitions are also held at New Smyrna Beach.
Stay at The Night Swan
Make The Night Swan your bed and breakfast home base for any New Smyrna Beach surfing expeditions. Here at The Night Swan, we provide delicious breakfasts each morning, charming and luxurious accommodations, and gorgeous Intracoastal Waterway views. For more outdoor activities to participate in during your stay, download our free vacation guide.