Apr 13, 2015

22 of the Best Surf Shops in the World

We rounded up the best shops to get your surf gear, from boards to shoes and tees.

By: Victoria Clark & Joseph Licata

Indo, Cali, Oz, and Hawaii are amongst some of the top surf destinations in the world, so, naturally, you would expect to find some of the world’s top surf shops there as well; however, you’d be surprised that some of the coolest shops are in the most unexpected places around the world. So, wherever your travels may take you this summer, be sure to take note of some of the best and coolest spots that you may be lucky enough to stumble upon. Click on the links to see more:

1. Mollusk Surf Shop – San Francisco, Venice Beach, Silver Lake, CA

2. Deus Ex Machina - Los Angeles, CA & AU

3. Aloha Sundays – San Diego, CA

4. Dead or Dread – Barbados

5. Air & Speed Surf Shop – Montauk, NY

6. Pilgrim – Brooklyn, NY

7. Wave Riding Vehicles – Outer Banks, NC, VA, HI

8. Thalia Surf Shop – Laguna Beach, CA

9. Ocean Hut Surf Shop – Lavallette, NJ

10. Tigerfish – Victoria, AU

11. Ete – Berlin, Germany

12. Watershed – Cornwall, UK

13. Saturdays – NY and Japan

14. Almond Surf Shop – Newport Beach, CA

15. Alchemy Works – Los Angeles, CA

16. Coast – Dorset, UK

17. SurfCode – Junggu Incheon, Korea

18. Surf Club – Oakland, CA

19. Iron and Resin – Ventura, CA

20. Seaworthy Surf Shop – Carlsbad, CA

21. Cuisse de Grenouille – Paris, France

22. Annex Surf Supply – Wrightsville Beach, NC

Main photo cred: Surf Club, Oakland

Article photo cred: Bird’s Surf Shed, San Diego

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