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Address: 5-5075 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
Phone Number: +1 808-826-9283
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Kauai's North Shore Surfing School provides group and private surf lessons...

Kauai's North Shore Surfing School provides group and private surf lessons in sunny Hanalei Bay. We now offer Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) lessons as well. Contact us today to book your lesson!

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AWESOME! We did it!!

Our family of 4 - ages 60, 56, 21, and 16 ALL got up on our boards within minutes of Ethan's instruction. He made it easy to understand....if only we "older people" had better... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 June 2016
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Double Oak, Texas
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Double Oak, Texas
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Our family of 4 - ages 60, 56, 21, and 16 ALL got up on our boards within minutes of Ethan's instruction. He made it easy to understand....if only we "older people" had better bodies...lol. Regardless, he was attentive and gave us each positive reinforcement and encouragement to keep us swimming back out for more. So far, it's one of... More 

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Broomfield, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My kids 12 and 14 had a great lesson today. Ethan was extremely positive and was good teacher. Such a fun experience for my Colorado kids. Highly recommended!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

I've had Clay as an instructor twice. The first time was the basics and technique. The second was about improving that technique and choosing waves. Clay is patient and informative. He builds your confidence and helps make good choices when learning. There is no question he didn't answer. The arrangements and logistics make it easy.

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Fairfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

My bride of 28 years surprised me and said she wanted to surf on her 50th birthday. Having never done it before I said "ok, lets do it". So after a bit of research we called these guys. Clay was our instructor. Nice young man to tolerate two rookies. His instruction was solid and he stayed right with us the... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

These guys are very friendly. Uncle Kenny got us set up after a quick phone call to their booking line for SUP lessons even though we showed up without a booking. Evan was our guide and was excellent! 2 days later we booked in surf lessons and got a $5 discount pp for being return customers. Shay was our instructor... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2014

This being our third trip out to the North shore it was time to learn to surf. Keo, took the nervous energy and quickly harnessed it into joy. I loved watching with my kids from the beach (perfect spectator spot) as my wife checked a box on her bucket list! She had nothing but rave reviews from her two hour... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

We had an amazing first time surfing experience with Kauai's North Shore Surfing School. We were 8 girls surfing for the first time, and the instructors where highly experienced, got all of us standing on the first wave we tried. A fun and exciting experience, that we all highly recommend everybody to try.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2014

As first time surfers, we assumed we would probably not get up during our first lesson . Keo had us up on our first wave with very easy and great strategies. We had a blast with Keo-- clearly a great love for surfing, and he was so happy and relaxed. If you are looking for a lesson, I would go... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2014

Surf instructor was professional from the first phone call til the aloha tourist photo pose at the end. $45 included instructor and his helper in the water, board, rash guard, good on shore instruction and then everyone surfed. My 67 year old uncle, 18 cousin, my 11 daughter and 10 year old son all got up and surfed until they... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2013 via mobile

Right out of our comfort zone but something our girls - age 16 and 12 - were dying to try. We decided to try a lesson and chose this company because it was a lot cheaper than Titus! Our lesson was an hour and then we got to keep the boards for another hour. Our guide Daniel was fantastic. Very... More 

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