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Address: 2021 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9701
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+1 808-875-4761
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:00

MWR is a family owned and operated business dedicated to providing surfing...

MWR is a family owned and operated business dedicated to providing surfing lessons to each student with a fun, safe and unforgettable surf experience. We adapt our style of teaching to the ability of each student. We will go that extra mile to make your surf experience the most memorable highlight of your vacation!

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We had 8 Jr. Hai kids and 5 Leaders doing a surf lesson with Kaika and Keoki and everyone got a wave and had such a blast. Ian was the photographer and did a great job with the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2015
Kihei, Hawaii

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

We had 8 Jr. Hai kids and 5 Leaders doing a surf lesson with Kaika and Keoki and everyone got a wave and had such a blast. Ian was the photographer and did a great job with the photos with our group this past Saturday 9/19/2015. Will recommend MWR to anyone local or visiting Maui.

Thank 808HOPEmaui
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

I setup a semi-private lesson for my family of 5. We all caught multiple waves, we all had a great time, and we are all still talking about it. Our instructors were fun and personable and the gear provided (booties, rash guards and boards) were in good condition. Just a great couple of hours. If we get back to Maui... More 

Thank Rick K
Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

My 3 teenage sons took surfing lessons for the first time. Doing as a group of 3 was a great idea as they got personalized attention but also learned from each other. Jordan was their instructor and he was patient, highly enthusiastic, and experienced. Having a great beach right across the street was convenient. Entry and exit from the water... More 

Thank linda-hartford
Eagle, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

My son has been wanting to take surf lessons every time we would go to South Padre Island or Maui, so this time he got his chance. Being an old surfer myself, I wanted him to be able to have a 'lesson' without me telling him what to do, and these guys provided exactly what he and I needed. He... More 

Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Ben was great, made getting up easy. A fun time was had by all. Simple, logical explanations, with no surprises. Everyone was very friendly too!

Thank DowntownPig
Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

The team really has a good system in teaching groups of all ages several times a day to surf. The area in which you are taught is a great place to learn surfing for starters. The water is considerably shallow and you get the occasional big wave but its all manageable. We did a group lesson where there was about... More 

Thank karenslalaland7
Troon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

first time to maui and only second time surfing. brought daughter, son and pals from uk and we all managed to get up on the boards. great location for beginners and good enough waves for more experienced. excellent surfing amongst the turtles. fantastic time overall from andy and co

Thank bob g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Love the laid back, island vibe from MWR. My daughter and her boyfriend did a semi private with Justin (the surf god). A short walk from their place south of Lahaina and you are at the beach. Justin balances his surf board on his dreads. You get the basics on the sand and then head out. Be prepared and slathered... More 

Thank lmoetteli
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

I took surfing lessons along with my teenage kids this month. First time ever trying this- it was fantastic ! We are hooked- our instructor made it so easy! Even for me at 50 years of age. Really fun and the entire staff was friendly and helpful despite being very very busy! We went back 2 days later and rented... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

Maui Wave Riders and my daughter's instructor, Kekoa, are AWESOME! Highly recommend them for first-time surfers! Kekoa got her up on the board in less than an hour and recognized when she was getting too tired to go on. She is looking forward to testing out her new skills in our Northern California waters!

Thank Gracie S

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