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Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy

113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
+1 808-276-7873
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Amazing, fun, successful! (Instructor-Josh)

I was part of a group lesson ($65 for 3 hours) I was nervous going in, but the staff were super... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2012
Calgary, Canada
Yes, you can surf!

My wife and I took a group lesson here and we loved it! After a 10 minute training session on the... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2012
Michael D
Massillon, Ohio, United States
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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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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
+1 808-276-7873

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Reviewed 18 November 2012

I was part of a group lesson ($65 for 3 hours) I was nervous going in, but the staff were super friendly and really welcoming. We had the basic training on the beach to help prepare us for the real waves. Our instructor was Josh,...More

Thank MermaidAtHeart
Reviewed 15 November 2012

My wife and I took a group lesson here and we loved it! After a 10 minute training session on the sand we got to spend the rest of the time in the water. We were in a group of 7 with 2 instructors. They...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Our family recently vacationed in Maui, and we decided to take surfing lessons. After reading many reviews about the Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy, we signed up! We were very pleased with their professionalism and service. Dreyson was our instructor and guaranteed that we would be...More

Thank skivermont1973
Reviewed 8 November 2012

Very knowledgeable, recommend anyone who wants to learn to surf.one private lesson and I'm surfing!! Thanks Josh.

Thank Ugcgggjhvh
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Thanks to the great instructors - Ikeika and Kea !!! With their expert knowledge and skills, they had me up and surfing in no time, (with a gentle shove of my board at just the right time when the wave came) the waves were 2-3...More

Thank Ultraman250
Reviewed 3 November 2012

We took our 5 year old for private lessons last spring. My husband and I suited up because I told him it was going to be a waste of time....our son is only 5 after all, and there was no way he would last the...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Steve was terrific - super helpful and understanding. Excellent eye for waves, obviously knows and loves surfing, and enjoys sharing his passion with others.

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Three kids and three adults went on a Tuesday morning in April to surf. There were two instructors. The surf academy guarantees that you stand up at least once, and everyone did. The surf is in a calm and shallow stretch of Lahaina. Wetsuits, boards...More

Thank anonymousfortwayne
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We had a great time with our lessons here, and because of our awesome instructor Josh, we were happy with what we learnt in such a short period of time. He was patient, friendly, and a good teacher. We went as a couple, and were...More

1  Thank burninatorr
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Mau Kawika was my instructor for a 2hr. Class. He was very knowledgeable on instruction. Demonstrated very well. Very friendly,courteous, respectful, and fun. He was very positive and gave good feedback. A very professional young man. Sincerely, David J. Tagli (Kawika)

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Ravitej S
2 November 2017|
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Response from localsurfing | Property representative |
Cancellations: Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hours notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund in case of operator cancellation due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances, such as... More
Irbert V
13 April 2017|
Response from Paola L | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking and a public lot across the street.