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Hawaii Surfing Academy

Lifegaurd Tower 2E, Hale'iwa Beach Park, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96815
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So much fun!

Surfing lessons was one of the things we all really wanted to do on our trip to Hawaii. I spent a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Julie R
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Jimmy was very patient and super nice to my 2 sons. He made sure they listen and followed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
WyldOrchid
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Teaching surfing, standup paddling for beginners and intermediates all ages welcome . Some students may need private attention due to physical ability,s
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lifegaurd Tower 2E, Hale'iwa Beach Park, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96815
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"great instructor"
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"catching waves"
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"varying levels"
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"super patient"
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"north shore"
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"waikiki beach"
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"taking lessons"
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"learn how"
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"surfing experience"
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"bigger waves"
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"an incredible experience"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Surfing lessons was one of the things we all really wanted to do on our trip to Hawaii. I spent a lot of time reading reviews and trying to pick the right one. So glad we went with Jimmy! Communication beforehand was excellent- at the...More

Thank Julie R
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

AAAAAALOHA , everyone and much mahalo for the great time we were totally blessed by you folks ! Consider us friends for ever ! from Jimmy and Nani of Hawaii Surfing Academy Mahalo

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Jimmy was very patient and super nice to my 2 sons. He made sure they listen and followed instructions for safety before heading out into the waves. Highly recommend him !!

Thank WyldOrchid
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha and Mahalo for your kind remark, you have 2 very good sons and i thankyou for letting me show them surfing !

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jimmy at the Hawaiian Surfing Academy was a fantastic teacher that was patient, kind and provided a lot of encouragement getting my 13 and 15 year old Grand Daughters up and surfing for the first time. I would recommend Jimmy to teach anyone how to...More

Thank 26carlr
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Carl, your girls did great and i am so glad they enjoyed surfing thankyou for the super comment, take care and always Aloha and Mahalo

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just to confirm all good reviews ;-) Jimmy is great guy, patient and so welcoming. Thx Nani for your efforts on the phone ;-) Good advices, great time with you and I wish we had more to hear your stories. Salut Mon pote hatitien 😉

Thank laurent p
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Merci beaucoup good friends for the super comment we really appreciate the positive vibes and Aloha you have shared with us, see you next time!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jimmy was awesome. He made us feel safe and we had a blast.He was great at keeping us away from all the busy areas. Thanks Jimmy

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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

My pleasure and i had a blast too! Please tell your friends and family about Hawaii Surfing Academy !!! Aloha and Mahalo from jimmy

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Great instructor. Made learning a new skill really easy. Thanks Jimmy (& Mrs Jimmy!) for a fantastic experience and for getting us all riding a wave standing up and thanks for your help in running us around.

Thank Scott D
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Automatic Scott, You folks are awesome we nani and i really appreciate you take care be blessed see you next ! Aloha and Mahalo!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jimmy is awesome! Both my wife and I have never attempted surfing before. My wife was pretty hesitant about it since she doesn’t feel like she’s the strongest swimmer. On her very first try, he had her up. He’s got the best attitude and you...More

Thank MattJessicaB
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mahalo Matt, we really appreciate the 5 star comment ! You surfed awesome and your wife too ! Please come back now and we can surf again ! Aloha and Mahalo jimmy and Nani Hawaii Surfing Academy

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

My family surfed with Jimmy Antunez on my birthday. It was amazing! Jimmy kept us safe while having fun. He embodies the true aloha spirit. Mahalo brada Jimmy!More

Thank Phil B
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Yeah brada phil our days are not over yet we should do some excursioning one day! And also you surfed amazing and your family diid very good as well! I ll be sending the video nani took as a matter of fact i got my...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Jimmy was fantastic. Been surfing two years. Didn’t think we needed lessons. But he taught us a ton while showing us the North Shore.

Thank Jimpolcyn
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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thankyou Jim your actually a very good naturally gifted surfer ! Thankyou again and keep surfing

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

We didn't have too much time on the island, but one of our top activities was to take a surfing lesson. Jimmy was AMAZING. From the start, he was very welcoming and great to chat with. His lesson gave us enough skill and guidance to...More

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HawaiiSurfingAcademy, Owner at Hawaii Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Mahalo for the super review, i am glad you enjoyed the experience, please let everyone know and ALOHA from jimmy of Hawaii Surfing Academy

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ROBYSRI
10 June 2018|
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Response from HawaiiSurfingAcademy | Property representative |
Aloha and thankyou for asking my rates ! North Shore Surfing Lesson is 55.00 per student and South Shore Waikiki Surfing Lessons are 40.00 per Student !
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