Surf & Paddle

Surf & Paddle

At Ocean House, the Atlantic Ocean is right outside our doors, providing endless opportunities for ocean adventure with activities like swimming, fishing and — for those who are up for the challenge — surfing and stand up paddle boarding. A qualified, experienced instructor seamlessly guides you every step of the way, customizing an experience suited to all skill levels and abilities.

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Surf Lesson
Experience the thrill that comes from gliding across a wave! Includes surfboard rental and a short on-land surfing lesson to cover basics and water safety for Rhode Island surfing.

Stand Up Paddle Lesson
Enjoy a traditional Hawaiian activity accessible for all ages and skill level. Stand Up Paddle offers a subtle core and balance workout and the opportunity to explore the Atlantic Ocean from an unusual vantage point. Includes board and paddle rental and a short on-land lesson to cover stand up paddle basics and water safety for paddle boarding in Rhode Island.

Paddle Yoga/Fitness
Transform a traditional Yoga or Fitness routine into a nautical flow and challenge yourself to new sensations as you may make a splash when you hit the water! Paddle Yoga & Fitness is taught at Weekapaug Inn.

Experiences & Special Events

Sunset SUP & Sip
If you appreciate great wine and the great outdoors, this event is for you! Paddle into Watch Hill Harbors for a spectacular sunset followed by a dockside wine tasting. No experience necessary! All participants must be 21+. Includes paddle board, leash, personal flotation device (if needed) and sommelier-selected wine. Sunset SUP & Sip is offered on Saturdays at 6:00 p.m. Please contact Destination Services at (855) 678-0364 to reserve this experience.

Corporate and/ or Bridal Groups
Reinvent the standard board meeting or bachelor/ette party. Customize a package of surf boarding, paddle boarding or yoga that fosters personal growth and achievement, and is specifically tailored to your group’s unique needs and objectives. To reserve this experience, contact Catering at Catering@OceanHouseRI.com


Rent quality Surfboards, Paddle boards or Body Boards for half-hour or one hour increments while you’re at the Ocean House Beach.

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• Memorial Day Weekend through the end of September
• Daily from mid-June through Labor Day
• Friday through Sunday in early June and post-Labor Day

For reservations, please contact your Guest Relations Manager.


Rentals and lessons are available from
11:00 a.m. to 4:00/4:30 p.m.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received 24-48 hours in advance, depending on the activity. The instructors reserve the right to cancel any activity due to weather and/or ocean conditions.


All rentals include high-quality equipment, leash, adjustable paddle, life jacket and wet suit, if needed.

Surf & SUP Paddle Lessons
Private: $140/ 1 hour, $70/ 0.5 hour
Group of 3+: $100/ 1 hour, $60/ 0.5 hour

Paddle Yoga/Fitness
Private: $140
Group of 3+: $65

Sunset SUP & Sip
$120/ person
includes 1 hour paddle and 1/2 hour wine tasting
(minimum of two guests)

Corporate and Bridal Groups
1 hour Ocean Experience: $100/ person (6-12 guests)
1 hour Ocean Experience: $90/ person (13-16 guests)
2 hour Ocean Experience: $125/ person (6-12 guests)
2 hour Ocean Experience: $115/ person (13-16 guests)

Stand Up Paddle Board Rental
1 hour: $60
1/2 hour: $38

Softech Surfboard Rental
1 hour: $48
1/2 hour: $27

Performance Body Board Rental
1 hour: $10
Day rate: $40

GoPro Flash Drive
$30/ per GoPro