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East Side Surfing School

Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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Surf the safe and fun sandbars of the east side with East Side Surfing School. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will make it an amazing, unforgettable experience!
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Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1622 Kuahale St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-9109
+1 808-639-6677
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I had an awesome lesson with Ant!! He clearly knows what he is doing and knows exactly how to teach it to others! He is very nice and has high energy which makes you feel very comfortable! Glad I had the opportunity to meet him!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harleen V
kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

You were absolutely amazing today! You're a gifted athlete and now an extraordinary surfer! It was a real pleasure meeting you! Watching you go from a look of apprehension to that of joy reminds me of why enjoy teaching, thank you! Aloha!

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Surfing with Ant next to you makes you comfortable. For me and my wife it was a first time with a board but Ant turn it into amazing experience. Highly recommend him as a surf teacher. Awesome services, understanding and high level of teaching skills.

Date of experience: September 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

It was great meeting you and your wife! You guys are are amazing and I'm happy you had a good time! Having the opportunity to spend time with people like you reminds me of why I love teaching and spreading aloha! Thank you!

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I ( 45 y/o female) had a fantastic surf lesson with Ant! He was very professional and gave out easy to follow directions to the location. The location was breathtakingly beautiful! He was teaching one other person with me. He went over safety and I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you! It was a pleasure meeting you and helping you embark on your surfing journey!! You are an awesome athlete and I'll look forward to surfing with you again! Aloha!

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

My cousin (25) and I (21) had an amazing experience with Ant from East Side Surfing School! On my initial phone call with Ant, I was impressed with his professionalism, and his willingness to work with our busy schedule! He gave detailed instructions on how...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you for your kind words! I am fortunate to be able to meet people such as yourselves and pass on the love of surfing! Thank you!! Aloha!

Reviewed 13 July 2018

My kids and I had a great time learning to surf with Ant! His daughter, Paris, helped out so we had 2 instructors for the 4 of us. He worked with our schedule and had us meet him at a great beach site that wasn't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you Andy! You have an incredible family. I'm honored to have met you all. Look forever to seeing you again, aloha!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

My cousin (age 14) and I (age 23) had a private lesson with Ant. We both had some surfing experience but needed a refresher course. Ant is an AMAZING teacher and makes sure you are comfortable at all times. My cousin was very nervous at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you Samantha! It's people like you that remind me of the joy of surfing! Your positive energy and attitude were an absolute pleasure to behold! Look forward to seeing you again! Aloha!

Reviewed 20 June 2018

I was fortunate to have my beginning surfing lesson (6-2-2018) with Ant of Eastside Surfing School. He was responsive to my telephone inquiry and from the initial conversation I was impressed with his excitement about teaching. It turned out to be a private lesson and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

It was an absolute pleasure to help you embark on your journey of becoming a surfer! Your passion and determination were unparalleled! You undoubtedly reminded me of why I love surfing and why advocating for the sport is so important. I hope your endeavor of...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Our 5 boys aged 9-17 had a lesson with Ant and Kaya. They picked the perfect spot, close to where we were staying and not too crowded. All 5 boys got up and were able to ride some waves! We were able to get some...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

It was an amazing day of surfing with all your boys! Thank you for choosing the East side surf school!

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

After a bad experience at another surf school on the island, I decided to give East Side Surfing a try ... and I am so glad I did! I met up with Aunt down near Kapa’a and he asked about my bad experience and said...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for choosing the East Side Surf School. It was a pleasure to be able to make your surfing experience a memorable one! Aloha!

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

My kids got up right away and were super nervous. Cassidy helped them through it and they want more! Highly recommend him to anyone on the island he knows the multiple breaks and will select based on your abilities.

Date of experience: February 2017
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