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Address: 7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Suite D-100B, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1800
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+1 808-396-2324
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Experience ADVENTURE away from the crowds!!! Hawaiian Surf Adventures...

Experience ADVENTURE away from the crowds!!! Hawaiian Surf Adventures offers Surf Lessons (which include an un-crowded surf break), Stand Up Paddle Lessons/Rentals AND the beloved Hawaiian double-hull Canoe Tour! Specializing in beginners, we keep our classes small and our instruction is sincere.

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Acey is the BEST!

We booked this tour and did not know what to expect. We def. got our money's worth. We did the surfing lessons at North Shore. Our tour guide ACEY was very knowledgeable and also... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
mistest
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Middlesex, North Carolina
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Middlesex, North Carolina
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We booked this tour and did not know what to expect. We def. got our money's worth. We did the surfing lessons at North Shore. Our tour guide ACEY was very knowledgeable and also told stories of old Hawaii. Acey was not only a tour guide but became a island friend. We called him on his day off and hung... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 January 2017

surfing lessons - day started out w/ a beautiful rainbow, perfect arch over hawaii-kai and made for beautiful boat ride out. brought my camera but for got memory card so no pics but if had taken a picture people would've tonight it was fake. conditions were windy but the instructor originally from France did a top notch job and everyone... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for your review of your surfing lesson with Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We are glad you enjoyed your lesson and that you were able to stand up on the board and wide the waves! Even though you forgot the memory card for your camera, your boat Cpt was able to navigate the boat close enough to the waves... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My wife and I wanted to try paddle boarding after seeing the popularity of the sport skyrocket. We decided to take lessons which included the board, paddle, and personalized instruction. Our instructor was extremely helpful and patient. He thoroughly explained how to paddle and do it in a safe manner. We had a blast and will likely paddle board again... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Mark, Thank you for your review of your Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board lesson with Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We are so happy you enjoyed your lesson and instructor, Nobie. SUP is not only a great workout (especially for the core) but it is very calming and relaxing as well. We would love to take you out again the next... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Bud was our captain and Nobi was our surf instructor for the day. Nobi is amazing surfer/teacher. He was able to teach us how to stand up on a board and ride a wave. First we did a land lesson and then went on the boat which was a 10min boat ride out to the wave/reef site. Bud had already... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Samantha, Thank you for your review of your surf lesson with Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We enjoyed taking you out and getting you addicted to surfing! We hope you will continue to surf with us while you are on Oahu! Mahalo - the Hawaiian Surf Adventures Ohana More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Dave was our captain and Nobi was our surf instructor for the day. Nobi is a very experienced surfer and was able to teach us how to stand on a board and ride a wave in simple terms. The class was 2 hours. We spent 15 minutes gearing up in the shop with a sun shirt, protective shoes, and learning... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Jonathan, Thank you for your review of Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We love sharing the ocean with our guests and are so glad you enjoyed your surf lesson with us. We hope you will join us again the next time you are in Honolulu for another surfing adventure. Mahalo - the HSA Ohana More 

Level Contributor
27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I were in Waikiki for my daughters Make a Wish trip and one of her wishes was to learn how to surf. Nobe was her instructor and he did a great job with her lessons. She felt very special and had a great time. The owner spent some time talking with us and was fantastic. I would... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Lou, Mahalo for your review. We are so glad your daughter and her friend enjoyed their surf lesson with Hawaiian Surf Adventures! We have been partnering with the Make a Wish Foundation for years and we know how important it is for the families to create happy, magical, memories. Sending you and your family warm aloha from all of... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

What an impressive operation with equally impressive people. I reached out with a last-minute request for a lesson and Mir responded almost immediately then took the time to understand my current surfing ability and my goals. She arranged for private lessons with two instructors (Nobie and Rachel) who were not only experts in surfing skills but also well-informed locals able... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Kendall - Thank you for your great review! All of our instructors love sharing their knowledge of the ocean and her breaks with our guests. Both Nobie and Rachel are professional instructors that grew up on Oahu and we are very fortunate to have them as part of our crew. We look forward to surfing with you again the... More 

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Admittedly I have not had lessons elsewhere, but there's no need to try anything else when you hit it out of the park with the first one. We decided on a whim for a Stand Up Paddle (SUP) lesson during our recent trip back to Hawaii. Since we were staying in Hawaii Kai, we went with Hawaiian Surf Adventures, right... More 

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HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Jeremiah, Thank you for your review of Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We are so glad you and your family enjoyed your SUP lesson with us and Instructor Nobie. We are very fortunate to have great instructors and guides that not only love to teach water sports but also to impart their love of Hawaii to our guests. We hope you... More 

Durban, South Africa
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Loved it! Secretly I never thought for a minute I would even try surfing, I told my wife I would try it, but i didn't really mean it. Not until we got out to the water and Nobie - the instructor - just somehow gave me the confidence to try it. I tried something I never thought I would try,... More 

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Thank Wscholes
HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha - Thank you for your glowing review of Hawaiian Surf Adventures. The safety of our guests and crew come first and foremost each and every charter. We know our guests can't relax and have fun if they are worried about their safety. Cpt Bud and Instructor Nobie love the ocean and enjoy sharing that passion with others. Nobie is... More 

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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first time surfing, anywhere and Nobie was the best. The instructions where straight forward and we all managed to SURF. We had a fantastic afternoon and even manage to see a turtle hanging out in the surf. I would recommend this shop to anyone coming to Honolulu. Ask for Nobie, he'll get you riding the waves.

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1 Thank Amber T
HISurfAdventures, Manager at Hawaiian Surf Adventures, responded to this review

Aloha Amber, Thank you for your review of your surf lesson with Hawaiian Surf Adventures. We are so happy you enjoyed your lesson with Nobie; we are very fortunate to have him in our crew. We hope you will come back and join us for another adventure the next time you are on Oahu. Mahalo, the HSA Ohana More 

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