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Sparky's Surf School is a local business in Waikiki, where you can experience surfing with Sparky; a real Hawaiian Beachboy. Sparky is more than a surf instructor, he'll provide you with a unique Hawaiian surf experience because surfing for the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2425 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3232
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I organised a surf lesson my 14y/o nephew with Sparky. Booking was really easy. When we met Sparky he was so friendly I felt at ease straight away. Sparky explained everything and the lesson started. Patrick had a great time, he was up standing on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha So glad Patrick had a great time he picked it up real fast. I’m happy to hear that he wants to keep on surfing I believe that it is one of the most fun and rewarding things you can do in life. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We recently had a group lesson with two mums and their sons. Sparkys simple instructions were easy to follow, especially when you’re trying to balance on the board. We all managed to get up fairly quickly, which in my case was an absolute achievement. Sparky...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JacquieP28
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha Jacquie So glad you guys had a good time out there in the water you made my job easy and fun thank you so much for the review and hope to see to see you all again in the future Mahalo and Aloha Sparky

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sparky was a great teacher, boyfriend and I had lots of fun and we were standing on the boards by the end of the lesson !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Eliza B
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Eliza you guys did great out there in the water I had a blast teaching the both of you glad you two had fun and thank you so much for the review Mahalo and Aloha Sparky

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We had an amazing experience learning how to surf with Sparky. Sparky is a genuine local who is very knowledgeable about the water and the area. We wanted a surf experience that didn't feel "commercial", and that's exactly what we found. Sparky made the entire...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Aloha guys thank you for your kind words, I am happy you had a great experience out in the water with me, you really made my job fun and that’s what it’s all about, everyone having a lot of fun together. Thank you for choosing...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018

Sparky is awesome. My 10 year old had several lessons and was catching every wave. Even my 50 year old self decided to give it a crack for the first time in my life. I had so much fun. Sparky was patient and encouraging with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa R
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Lisa so glad that you and your daughter India had a great time the smiles on your faces made my day thanks again for letting me a part of your vacation and thank you for kind words Mahalo and Aloha Sparky

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

If your kids want to learn to surf, Sparky is awesome. He took our 11 and 8 year old surfing and they loved. Our 11 year old went on a separate board. Our 8 year old was a bit scared so Sparky took her out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emma C
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Emma your kids did great out there in the water thanks for trusting me with them so glad to hear that you liked the pictures and thanks for the kind words Mahalo and Aloha Sparky

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Absolute highlight of our Hawaiian trip was watching the kids learn to surf at Sparky’s Surf School. Sparky and Mickey were amazing with the kids. Really patient and made it so much fun. These kids have incredible memories for life! Thanks so much! PS As...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 479allisonc
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha so glad that you shared your vacation with us was happy to hear that you guys had a great time thank you for your review Mahalo and Aloha Sparky

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We started early with the first booking of the day with modest expectations. We were greeted by exactly what you would expect in Hawaii, a middle aged surfer dude that looked like he belonged!! Once names and greetings were exchanged the training began on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joeltrain36
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey I must say I had a great time in the water with all of you such great attitudes and the willingness to listen and learn it was truly a joy. I'm happy that you guys had fun and thank you so much for the...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We were so excited when the storm cleared and we would be able to go surfing! We were even more excited to learn that our kids would be taking a lesson with Sparky after we learned from him last year. Sparky as always makes you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IveJamison
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Hey guys was happy to see you guys again and to take you in the water once more so glad everyone had fun and thank you so much for the review hope to see you and your family in the future Aloha and Mahalo...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Sparky's Surf School was definitely one of the highlights of our trip while on Oahu! Sparky is an incredible teacher and really put us at ease during our lesson. Neither me nor my husband have ever surfed before and he quickly got us up on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Erin N
SparkyB18, Owner at Sparky's Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Erin glad that you chose me to be apart of your first surfing experience was glad to be apart your trips highlights and thank you so much for the review Aloha and Mahalo Sparky

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