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Address: 330 Saratoga Rd Unit 89044, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96830-2024
Phone Number:
+1 808-429-6404
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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At Gone Surfing Hawaii, we live the motto, "Less Work / More...

At Gone Surfing Hawaii, we live the motto, "Less Work / More Surf" because being in the ocean isn't just our job, it's a lifestyle and we love it. Our qualified instructors teach all ages fundamental techniques that can have anyone surfing in no time. So whether you're charging waves for the first time, or taking your skills to the next level, let us bring a little "More Surf" into your life. When you're ready to journey beyond Waikiki, join us for a full day's adventure along the North or East shores exploring surf spots, sights and local foods.

Gone Surfing Hawaii is a small, locally owned and operated company.

All Our lessons and Tours start on the sand with ocean awareness and safety. Then we get you right into the surf for a rush of wind and waves. No worries, our licensed instructors are trained in first aid and lifeguard CPR. Once in the water, we show you how to read the waves, position your take off, and the etiquette of wave riding. Whether you're a one-on-one type or you prefer fun with friends, our customized lessons and tours are built to make your adventure on the waves one to remember.

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US$110.00*
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2-Hour Semi-Private Small Group Surfing Lesson
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US$100.00*
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2-Hour Small Group Stand-Up Paddleboarding Experience
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US$140.00*
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Private Standup-Paddleboard Experience

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Old salt stands up first time

I was amazed at how fast my instructor had me up on my feet. I was definately concerned about my age(51) but my worries were put at ease when I met my instructor who was in his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was amazed at how fast my instructor had me up on my feet. I was definately concerned about my age(51) but my worries were put at ease when I met my instructor who was in his mid 50s. Everyone with gone surfing was kind and patient during the entire process, starting with my many questions during the reservation process.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a morning surf lesson on Christmas eve and it was fantastic. Our instructor Caz was very thorough with safety precautions and was a great teacher overall. We were both able to stand up on within the first two waves! I would love to take another lesson on our next visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really liked the instructor, encouraging and clear with the instructions. He will tell you when to paddle and push your board in the right direction so you're able to stand up from the first few tries. They normally teach off of "pops" a couple hundred yards out from the Outrigger Reef hotel, which is less crowded than the break in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Dad and daughter rode so many waves we were exhausted when we were done. Caz and Kevin were so much fun and gave excellent lessons. Our daughter was up on her first wave and rode everyone after that. Took dad a couple more tries then up and catching every wave. By the time we were done we could turn and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Bailey and Kevin were great instructors! We all got to surf and had a great time! they were very patient and made it super enjoyable!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We're in Waikiki... what better place to take surfing lessons for the first time? My husband and I booked a two hour lesson with Caz. Since I had never surfed before, I was a little nervous, but we both wound up catching many waves. Caz was knowledgeable and patient, and made sure we had a great experience. I admit, it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Learnt to surf today with Kevin and Kas as our instructors. My 10year old daughter booked a private lesson(due to her age) and my 18yr old daughter and I did a semi-private lesson. So essentially we had 2 instructors between the 3 of us. They took great care of us, made it heaps of fun, explained it in a way... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner had a private lesson with Trevor on 8th November and absolutely loved it. We've never surfed before but will definitely do it again after this experience. You feel like and band of brothers out there waiting for your wave and Trevor made it all fun and his knowledge of the island is great too. Even had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Me and my girlfriend we both never had an experience before, but we had a great time with Gone Surfing. We had a private lesson with Sohn for 2 hours, and it was obviously one of the most fun part of our trip. The reservation was quite easy through online, and we met the instructor in the exact place that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I surfed a lot on Oahu growing up and quite a few times around the world in the last 60 years. I don't surf regularly as I am not near to surf places, but I am active in many other sports. I prepared for my 2 hour Gone Surfing session by swimming a couple of times a week through the... More 

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