Find Chess lessons in Manhattan Beach, CA

Pay-as-you-go private Chess tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Chess Tutors in Manhattan Beach, CA

8 Manhattan Beach private Chess lessons / Find the best local Chess lesson in Manhattan Beach

See more experts ›
Joshua S.
60/hour

Torrance, CA

An award winning Public Speaker and Business ESL Trainer

I have been playing chess for 35 years. I play generally three times a week and win regularly. I have taught the game to over 100 people in my life. I mentor a number of young people who strongly believe that my chess instruction... read more

60/hour
4.5 (4)
16 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing chess for 35 years. I play generally three times a week and win regularly. I have taught the game to over 100 people in my life. I mentor a number of young people who strongly believe that my chess instruction... read more

Lizanne W.
45/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Been playing chess since I was 5! Learn to think ahead.

My kindergarten teacher encouraged my father to teach me to play chess. After only a year I was beating him. I joined the chess team in high school and won many tournaments. I love the way it trains you to see your options and... read more

45/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My kindergarten teacher encouraged my father to teach me to play chess. After only a year I was beating him. I joined the chess team in high school and won many tournaments. I love the way it trains you to see your options and... read more

Dennis U.
40/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Chess Young Children. UCLA grad. 30 yrs play exp. Expert chess rating

I have 30 years of playing experience. I have an Expert chess rating. For several years, I tutored chess. I have played in USCF rated tournaments for decades. I have taught chess in after school programs. Have done in-home... read more

40/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have 30 years of playing experience. I have an Expert chess rating. For several years, I tutored chess. I have played in USCF rated tournaments for decades. I have taught chess in after school programs. Have done in-home... read more

Raoul G.
75/hour

Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA

Business and Economics Expert

I have played chess for over 50 years. I taught my children to play. I casually competed in high school and college. I understand the strategies (gambits) and tactics required to play well. read more

75/hour
5.0 (8)
64 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played chess for over 50 years. I taught my children to play. I casually competed in high school and college. I understand the strategies (gambits) and tactics required to play well. read more

Keith L.
55/hour

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Chemistry, Physics, Math, and C++ programming tutor for you!

In my college (undergraduate and graduate) years, I was rated approximately 1550 (USCF). I've been interested at various levels since then(1973-1984). I would share the highlights of my Chess career(including the defeat of a National... read more

55/hour
4.8 (57)
234 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

In my college (undergraduate and graduate) years, I was rated approximately 1550 (USCF). I've been interested at various levels since then(1973-1984). I would share the highlights of my Chess career(including the defeat of a National... read more

Gwen R.
80/hour

Los Angeles, CA

I like to see the lights go on! All ages, math, science, reading, ACT.

I have been playing tournament chess and have a USCF rating of 1600. I have taught chess as an ofterschool enrichment class for over 12 years and I've been the head of the chess club at several different high schools. read more

80/hour
4.9 (205)
712 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing tournament chess and have a USCF rating of 1600. I have taught chess as an ofterschool enrichment class for over 12 years and I've been the head of the chess club at several different high schools. read more

Giovanni P.
45/hour

Gardena, CA

Chess Instructor

I have been playing the game of chess since I was five years old, for over thirty years. I have taught in schools and privately. I have competed in over 100 chess tournaments and love the game of chess and teaching it. I play... read more

45/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing the game of chess since I was five years old, for over thirty years. I have taught in schools and privately. I have competed in over 100 chess tournaments and love the game of chess and teaching it. I play... read more

Elijah B.
60/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Chess Tutor / Coach

I competed in chess as a youth beginning in first grade and was a team leader. I have years of youth chess tournament experience and was a member of the U.S. Chess Federation with an official rating. I currently have an... read more

60/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I competed in chess as a youth beginning in first grade and was a team leader. I have years of youth chess tournament experience and was a member of the U.S. Chess Federation with an official rating. I currently have an... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Chess tutoring lessons

Manhattan Beach Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Manhattan Beach Chess tutor? Manhattan Beach Chess tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$20 $85
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets