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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...more
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7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Suite D-100B, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1800
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time with Hawaiian Surf Adventures. They were very through and professional and even arranged for our surf lesson to be on another day due to weather conditions. They were very understanding when I had to switch from being a “surf lesson...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Erica E
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We had a great time and I would highly recommend them. Never having surfed before, and having our 7 and 9 year olds with us, we had nothing to worry about. Great time!!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had never surfed before and they provided everything we needed to learn the basics safely. We both were able to surf a few good waves before our two hour lesson ended. Thomas and sitoshe were both really great! I would recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome morning learning to surf! We had our two kids 8 and 10 with us. Thomas our instructor and Toshi our captain were both super helpful and informative. Thomas really helped the kids to feel comfortable riding the waves and my son...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sara R
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great class today with Thomas!! Had a great time paddling around Hawaii Kai inlets and even saw a turtle! 🌺🌺Mahalo!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The best part about the surfing lesson was that they took you out on a boat to a surf break in a quiet area. There were few other surfers, so you didn't have to waste focus looking out for another beginner who was about to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank Evelyn G
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My instructor, Thomas did a great job of explaining the basics and helping my mom and I to catch our first waves! I am definitely hooked on surfing after this experience! It's also worth noting that you are taken to a location with little to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank logan l
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

As honeymooners we should have been sipping Mai-Tais by the pool. But when you've travelled half way round the world to the coolest place on Earth, sitting by a pool is a less attractive option, so is venturing into crowded Waikiki beach for a lesson....More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank IJB85
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My husband and two teenage daughters had a great time going out paddle boarding with instructor Thomas and Captain Dan. The conditions were perfect and the bay was a great place for first timers like my husband and myself. I was impressed with the friendliness...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Carol K
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Thomas as a private surf instructor for my daughter. Booking was easy with Captain Dan, and Thomas suggested we head out an hour earlier than planned because conditions looked like they would be better than. He was nice. A...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank FarWanderer
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16 June 2015|
Response from HISurfAdventures | Property representative |
Yes - we are definitely still in business! However, we are under new ownership and we going through some upgrades and improvements. How can we help you?