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Hans Hedemann Surf School

2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-6614
+1 808-924-7778
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Greatly exceeded all expectations

Stayed at a Turtle Bay Resort for 4 nights and this was the highlight of a great trip. Booked the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brian M
Able to get up on board right away

I liked how we spent most of the time in the water after some brief land instruction. The only... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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Surf School established in 1995 by pro surfer Hans Hedemann. We provide 1 and 2 hour lessons daily for surfing, stand up paddling and body boarding at both our south shore & north shore locations for all levels of surfers, plus we have north shore tours that leave from Waikiki. Give us a call for more details or to make a reservation.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“group lesson” (29 reviews)
“turtle bay” (28 reviews)
LOCATION
2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-6614
Waikiki
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+1 808-924-7778

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed at a Turtle Bay Resort for 4 nights and this was the highlight of a great trip. Booked the Ohana family package for a dad and 3 daughters (15,11,10) whom have never surfed before. Jamie was our instructor and he was fantastic . Friendly...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I liked how we spent most of the time in the water after some brief land instruction. The only thing missing is I would like a second lesson to learn how to catch a wave on my own.

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Thank learykj
Reviewed 2 days ago

I bought private lessons for me and my two sons ages 13 and 11 The instructions were simple and clear but thorough. The instructors (Chris, Will and Bronson) were fun and very patient. They had all three of us up surfing in just a few...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousin gave me Hans Hedmann Surf as a recommendation and it was great. My three teen boys learned to surf and had a great time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My special best friend, Ben, and I signed ourselves up for a group surfing lesson during our time in Turtle Bay Resort and we totally enjoyed our first experience in surfing. We have nothing but praises for the 2 awesome instructors that we had with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked lessons for our two teen daughters )16&17) and they had a great experience with David. He was very friendly and made them feel comfortable. They had a wonderful time !

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for the time in writing a review. We are happy that they had a wonderful time surfing with David. Hope to see them surf with David again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought our girls to Honolulu for the first time and they were both really anxious to try surfing. We paid for each of them to have a private instructor and it was worth EVERY penny! Their instructors were kind, personable, encouraging and very attentive....More

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Thank JonBen S
HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this awesome review! Glad to hear that your daughter had fun and this is one of the highlights of their trip. Here at Hans Hedemann Surf School we strive for excellence in customer service. We hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My two boys, ages 22 and 16, took a private lesson with Seth. They had a great time. The onshore part was quick and easy and the boys were able to surf almost immediately. They both said that Seth was very knowledgeable about which wave...More

Thank Karin T
HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the time in writing a review. We will make sure to let Seth know about this review and your sons had a great time surfing with him. Hope to see them surf with us again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great fun afternoon , my daughter and her 3 friends had a blast , they can't wait to go out surfing again

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for the time in writing the review. Happy that your daughter and her friends had fun surfing with us. Hope to see them surf with us again and try our other activities.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good! So fun, and had two amazing instructors Duke and Will. Did it two days and it was good both days! But the instructors had more time the second day.

Thank Mette C
HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the time in writing a review. We will make sure to let Duke and Will know about this. Hope to see you surf with us again.

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