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We love this first surf lesson

Me and my son decided to take this first class and really loved it. With little push we managed to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katka75
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San Jose, California
via mobile
AWESOME

My daughters, aged 18 and 16, took surf lessons with Christian. He was super patient and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dlavalleur
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Roseville, California
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1 week ago
“We love this first surf lesson”
4 weeks ago
“AWESOME”
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Learn to Surf at Kauai's Premier Surf School in Poipu Beach owned by Professional Surfer Chava Greenlee Aloha Surf Lessons Alternates in Between "Other" Surf Schools in Poipu 90 minutes of instruction 1 hour to surf on your own! -EQUIPMENT- Beginner...more
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2440 Hoonani Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-9639
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my son decided to take this first class and really loved it. With little push we managed to get up and be able to stand on the board in first 20 minutes. We had our own rush guards and water shoes and they...More

Thank Katka75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughters, aged 18 and 16, took surf lessons with Christian. He was super patient and encouraging with them. They were stoked to stand up pretty quickly. I wish we could have met at the beach, as it was right by our lodging, but the...More

Thank dlavalleur
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took lessons as part of a cruise (NCL) excursion. We were both beginner surfers, and we stood up on almost every wave! The instructions were clear, and the surfing lesson time was staggered with the other surfing schools (less crowded). We...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We booked after seeing this recommended on TripAdvisor. Family of 3 adults & two teenage boys. Met at back of Boss Frogs in Koloa. Christian was our instructor. He gave us some instruction on land - how to stand-up - simple but to the point....More

1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A great man with sound character cares for his community and gives back to the community. Chava Greenlee's possesses extensive knowledge of the ocean and a special set of skills as a former professional surfer. In addition to his character and skill his aloha spirit...More

1  Thank 808Bailey
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great experience. Everyone was able to successfully get up and ride the waves. Amazing instructors, great personalities and just an overall great time/experience. Well worth the money and time spent. We visited from Canada and we were glad we waiting until we got to Kaua'i...More

1  Thank Robbie H
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I signed my daughter up for group lessons the same day and it turned out she was the only one in her lesson. She loved her instructor Christian and had a wonderful time - enough so that she signed up for another lesson the next...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We booked the surf lesson (75$ per hr/pp) via Boss Frog where we were told that Chava - "one of the most experienced surf teachers on Hawaii" - will take care of us. Instead we ended up with Christian who was unprofessional (he gave us...More

4  Thank AliceSinga
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Aloha Surf Lessons has a great team! Attention to detail to ensure enjoyment for their customers. 👍🏽🍻

2  Thank 1stClassDude
Reviewed 8 August 2016

*This activity was booked through Norwegian Cruise Line on the Pride of America cruise around the islands. We met profession surfer and owner Chava for our land lesson. Our group of three found him to be arrogant, abrasive, and extremely negative. Two of us had...More

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