We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
Share

Muriwai Surf School
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
41
All photos (41)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“these guys”(4 reviews)
“new zealand”(8 reviews)
“lesson”(41 reviews)
About
Muriwai Surf School is located only 35mins drive from Aucklands central city. Our surf shed is only a one minute walk from the beach. We are located in a regional park which has fantastic walks with great coastal views. The beach is a black sand...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
See all hours
Contact
458 Motutara Road | Auckland, Muriwai Beach, Auckland 0881, New Zealand
Website
+64 21 478 734
Call
Reviews (93)
Filter reviews
93 results
Traveller rating
91
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
91
2
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews these guys new zealand lesson surfing instructor wetsuits safety teaching rips skills activity
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 93 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a surf school at one of the most dazzling beaches not far from Auckland, I can only recommend Muriwai Surf School. We received a great intro to surfing, making it easy to already ride our first waves. Many thanks to...More

Thank AntoniaPia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time for my first surfing lesson! Dylan was a very good teacher and took the time to explain everything and help us stand on our boards :) Great experience, I would definitely recommend it!!

Thank BoardingPass427896
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Happy to support this great, local mom and pop business. Beautiful beach with good waves. Everyone was helpful and accommodating, creating a unique and custom tailored experience. I was surfing by the end of the first class, will definitely book again 👍🏼👍🏼

Thank Tristán N
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Great people, they were extremely safe, friendly, and knowledgeable. Couldn't have picked a better place to learn how to surf.

Thank joeyratajczak
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thanks for the review Joey. Stoked you and Terry had a good time with us and look forward to catching up with you next time your out at the beach.

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We rented 3 surf boards for 2 weeks for our trip around the Northern Island. They had great Epoxy boards at the best rental price. They even provided a New Zealand trip guide that was totally helpful. My daughter and I had dozens of life...More

Thank Peter210418
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hi Peter, thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review. We pride ourselves on having a large range of good quality surfboards and wetsuits to rent. at reasonable prices. Stoked you had a great surf holiday in New Zealand and we...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great kit (decent wetsuits with no holes, new looking boards). Awesome and friendly coaches (shout out Craig and Tristan). They were very safety conscious (we got a briefing at the start on how to spot rip tides etc). They kept an eye on us the...More

Thank Charlie P
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hi Charlie, Thanks so much for your kind words. Stoked you had fun, felt safe and learnt heaps. Both Craig and Tristan are fantastic surf coaches and there is nothing better than getting positive feed back on their effort.

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Got our first lesson here and we are defenetly comming back. The peopel are very helpful and nice and the beach next to the school is perfect for surfing.

Thank philipk925
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hi Philip, thanks heaps for the positive review. Loving our job and place work makes it super easy to be nice and helpful. We look forward to catching up next time you are out at the beach.

Reviewed 26 January 2018

Thoroughly excellent experience and a great way to learn to surf. The surf coaches Tristan and Craig were brilliant making sure everyone in the group was having a good time and safely. We wil be going back again.

Thank noiporter
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Awesome thanks:)

Reviewed 3 January 2018

There was 5 of us booked on for the 3pm class. Dillan and Jonas were absolutely brilliant, encouraging teachers and light hearted. My surf board took me clean out whacking my head, Dillian was straight over and professional. Absolutely loved it the experience, worth every...More

Thank laurenbeeforth
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thanks for the review Lauren.. see you again soon:)

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Thanks Martin for your time in showing Mikayla and myself in how to have so much fun on the blokarts. Mikayla is still giving big grins to herself as she remembers the enjoyment of going up and down the beach while lifting one of her...More

Thank darrylloney
muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Darryl thanks so much for your positive review. Stoked you had heaps of fun and that Mikayla loved it. Its always cool to do fun things with your children and with a bit of luck next time the dragon will be up for it...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Vineyard Cottages
59 reviews
7.46 miles away
Heritage Collection Waitakere Estate
256 reviews
9.41 miles away
A K WEST Motel
29 reviews
11.06 miles away
Quality Hotel Lincoln Green
194 reviews
11.42 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
Sand Dunz Beach Cafe
98 reviews
.03 miles away
The Tasting Shed
201 reviews
6.78 miles away
Carriages Cafe
100 reviews
7.69 miles away
The Food Vault
29 reviews
7.46 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 nearby attractions
Muriwai Gannet Colony
370 reviews
.29 miles away
Muriwai Beach Horse Treks
148 reviews
.59 miles away
Aboutriding. Co. Nz
21 reviews
.49 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Muriwai Surf School staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines