One of the best things Los Angeles is known for is our beautiful beaches and amazing surf spots! The first step is getting your hands on some surf gear. Here are four great places around LA to rent everything you need to have a good time in the water.
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Weekends
Dive N’ Surf has been a go-to for surfers and scuba divers since its doors opened in 1953. They provided wonderful services as well as equipment. Whether you're a first-time surfer or diver, or a professional, Dive N' Surf has what you need! Some of the rentals they offer include surfboards, paddle boards, boogies boards, wetsuits (diving and surfing), booties, kayaks, and numerous diving necessities. They offer both daily and hourly rates depending on the rental. See some pricing below.
Surfboard - $15 per hour, up to 4 hours
Surfboard - $60 per 24 hours
Surf Wetsuit -$20 full day
Booties - $12 full day
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM Daily (only closes on Thanksgiving afternoon and Christmas Day)
El Porto Surf Shop is the hidden gem of the South Bay. Being the closest surf shop to LAX since 1996, it's very popular among both travelers and locals. The dog-friendly, weed-friendly shop has all the surfing essentials with beachfront views. They rent out various surfboards, including foam, poly fiber, and fiberglass (sizes range from 5ft to 9+ ft). Other rentals include boogie boards, wetsuits, booties, towels, and beach chairs. Prices are listed below.
Surfboard (foam, poly fiber) - $12.99 per hour, up to 3 hours
Surfboard (foam, poly fiber) - $42 per 24 hours
Surfboard (fiberglass) - $19 per hour, up to 3 hours
Surfboard (fiberglass) - $59 per 24 hours
Wetsuit - $15 full day
Towel - $2.99 full day
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Monday-Saturday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday
What started as a rented garage space in 2006, Rider Shack is swarming with Venice and Santa Monica locals. It is a common stop for surfers to buy that fin screw or demo a board. They offer many options for board rentals, including long soft top boards, mid-length epoxy, short fiberglass, and more. All of the surfboards are daily rentals. They provide daily rentals for wetsuits as well. Some prices are listed below.
Surfboard - $50 per day
Surfboard - $75 per 2 days
Surfboard - $100 per 3 days
Wetsuit - $25 per day
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Daily
You can't take on our world-famous beaches without a surfboard! If you find yourself in Malibu, Drill Surf & Skate has the rentals for you. Only 10 minutes from County Line, Drill Surf & Skate is nestled in the middle of some of the greatest surf spots in LA. They have a wide variety of surfboards to rent as well as boogie boards, paddle boards, and wetsuits. Like the shops above, they rent their products by the hour, day, and week. See some prices listed below.
Surfboard (foam) - $40 full day
Surfboard (fiberglass) - $50 full day
Boogie board - $20 per 2 hours
Wetsuit - $35 full day