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Perfect afternoon of instruction and adventure!

Semi-private session for my 20 and 15 year old boys was fantastic! Patrick was phenomenal and did... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
gymdub
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Wichita, Kansas
via mobile
Last minute first time surf lesson was great fun

If you want to attempt to learn riding on the waves, this is the right place to go. They were... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Ilexmuesli
via mobile
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We are a small locally owned surf school who take pride in teaching lessons with aloha. Our goal is not to teach you how to ride one wave, but to teach you the ancient art of surfing and all that comes along with it. In our lessons we will teach you the ways of the water as we respect it and cherish the land and sea. We guarantee you knowledgeable instructors who are CPR Certified. We will keep you safe while teaching you how to have as much fun as we do in our ocean that we are fortunate to call our back yard.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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117 Prison St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Semi-private session for my 20 and 15 year old boys was fantastic! Patrick was phenomenal and did wonders for a couple of novices living in the center of the United States. We will be back!!

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

If you want to attempt to learn riding on the waves, this is the right place to go. They were patient, instructive and fun and adviced us how and when to get going to catch the wave and how to stand up. The equipment was...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

My wife, my 14 year old son, and myself all did a group lesson with Benson today and I can't say enough good things about our experience. Mike the owner was very welcoming and appreciated our business. Benson was funny and knowledgeable and was everything...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome! Me and my 15 year old son were recommended to Opelu by hotel and they were great! I rarely post reviews but these guys are deserving. We had Benson as our instructor and he maximized our time in the water by not spending a...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband did surf lesson at 8:00am. Was suppose to be a group lesson but he was the only one. Great experience! Pedro was the instructor and he did wonderful. Would recommend!

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I cannot say enough about Opelu Surf School. I had lessons with my 2 18 yr old daughters for the first time with Benson. He was amazing. Such a great instructor. I was so worried and he made the lesson fun and amazing. I 1000%...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My 8 and 12 year old girls took surf lessons with Benny. They had a little experience from before, but not much, and Benny was a great instructor. He was very safety conscious and good with my kids and had them standing on the boards...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Got semi private lessons for our 14,12,10yo girls. Benson was the best. Very patient with the girls and got them all surfing right away - kids already want to come Back the next day. Me and Uncle Tim rented boards so we could surf along...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Found this place by driving by, boyfriend wanted to rent a board for just few hours to test the surf in Lahaina. Mike was about to close down for the day, but willingly rented and recommended a board, then instructed how to get to the...More

Thank Tina E
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Took a group lesson, very friendly staff. Everyone in group got individual attention. Only draw back is surf site can be crowded but well worth it.

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