Ready to get off your beach chair and hit the waves? Whether you are a veteran surfer or you have never touched a board, surfing vacations can put you in the middle of the action. The sport has fresh new variations (think stand-up paddling and paddle surfing) that are perfect for vacation dabbling. Plus, some top hotels offer prime surf spots, along with amenities to help you unwind afterwards. Go to Forbes.com to check out the top hotels to take a surfing vacation.