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Address: 113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
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+1 808-276-7873
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08:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on...

Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on your first lesson, then help you improve, fast!

First time surfers and athletes looking to improve performance are welcome.

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Johnny is the best teacher in the world!

I am only a kid and I fell in love with surfing with Johnny. He taught me cool tricks and all the advice I could ever need! I would definitely recommend him to any age and any... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 February 2012
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Phoenix, Arizona

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2012

I am only a kid and I fell in love with surfing with Johnny. He taught me cool tricks and all the advice I could ever need! I would definitely recommend him to any age and any level. This is where you go for good surfing.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

First of all, the location on Kaanapali Beach is ideal, it took us maybe 5 minutes to walk there from the Westin. We checked in and met out instructor, Johnny. He gave us a very informative lesson on the beach and then he cut us loose. Johnny was truly awesome! He was extremely knowledgeable, encouraging and patient. I learned that... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

My husband and I had a private lesson with Taylor, and we loved it. I was really nervous before we got started, but as soon as I caught a wave I started having some fun. I would recommend this surf lesson for anyone visiting Maui. I wasn't planning to purchase photos, but I ended up buying then because I needed... More 

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Crowsnest Pass, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2012

We had a great time with our surf instructor, Dreyson. I was nervous trying surfing again after I got pushed around by bigger water surfing in western Canada in the fall, but Dreyson made me feel comfortable and took good care of me while I was trying to catch some Hawaiian waves for the first time. He is a talented... More 

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Calgary, Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2012

Josh gave surf lessons to our 2 kids ages 6 & 8 and my husband. The kids were up on the first wave, with no prior surfing to their credit ! Josh was great with them, when they got too tired to swim to the wave Josh would pull them into the wave by hooking his toes onto their board... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2012

My 11 year old daughter took her second surfing class with Johnny P and wanted to be left kind of alone to practice her moves. He provided help with choosing waves and giving lots of positive feedback and being the best hands-off instructor yet a great cheerleader....just what she needed...she was riding almost all the waves and her confidence level... More 

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2012

Thanks for the help Johnny P, keep up the good work! Highly recommend!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2012

Had a great time and instructor Steve Baker was great.

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2012

My 18 year old daughter really wanted to learn how to surf but had no experience with skateboarding or snow boarding so I was concerned that she would have trouble learning to surf in one morning. Johnny P was a great teacher and quickly taught the basics. My daughter had no trouble standing up and riding most of the waves... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

The Royal Hawaiian Crew were super. Mike B was a gentle and funny instructor. My daughter and I would definitely go back for more lessons on our next trip. As an added bonus they called a photographer who was able to take fantastic photographs for our surfing memories.

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