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Address: 2552 Kalakaua Ave P160, Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3662
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+1 808-343-9667
08:00 - 17:00
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Surfing Lessons in Hawaii!!Learn to surf from Hawaii’s best surf...

Surfing Lessons in Hawaii!!Learn to surf from Hawaii’s best surf instructors, at a secluded surf spot in Waikiki, away from the crowds. The most enjoyable and safest surfing lessons in Hawaii!PRO SURF SCHOOL HAWAII is owned and operated by professional longboard surfing Champion, Kai Sallas. Conveniently located in the Tour Lobby of the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, across the street from the famous Waikiki Beach. We offer Surfing lessons, Surfing Tours, Surfboard Rentals and Stand Up Paddle Boarding lessons in Hawaii to people of all ages and skill levels. Open daily 8am to 5pm. All our instructors are expert, local surfers that are CPR and lifeguard certified.Whether you are a first time surfer ready to catch your first wave or an experienced surfer looking to improve your skills. At PRO SURF SCHOOL HAWAII you are sure to have a SAFE, FUN and REWARDING surfing experience that you’ll never forget! ALOHA,

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Group Surf Lesson: Two Hours Of Beginners Instruction
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Private Surfing Lesson: Two Hour Surfing Lesson

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Kai Sallas Pro Surf School Hawaii

My experience was fantastic! I found Kai Sallas' Pro Surfer School to be a very professional organization. The instructors were top notch who went out of their way to stress... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Howard K
Winnipeg, Canada
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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My experience was fantastic! I found Kai Sallas' Pro Surfer School to be a very professional organization. The instructors were top notch who went out of their way to stress safety and fun. We had Ekolu as our instructor, for our group of five students who ranged in age from 24-55. He was a great teacher.. patient and very encouraging,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Kai and his team his team created an a,axing experience for me and my three kids (10, 12 and 14). My son and daughters all said surfing was one of their favorite experiences during our two weeks in Hawaii. Every single one of us got up on our first try (with help and instruction) and we had plenty of time... More 

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Astoria, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Kai Sallas' Pro Surf shop went above and beyond to meet our schedule by finding us a private lesson.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is simply the best surfing lesson you can take. We've gone 2 years in a row and love it. I'm 41 and my daughter is 9 and we both learned to surf and had many great rides. Easy pickup and drop off from Aulani and the staff is fantastic. They also take amazing Go Pro pics in the water... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Very nice people and feel safe for them to have your children surfing with them. It will be better if have more pictures taking and another half hour in the water.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

As travellers from the UK we felt that surfing on Waikiki was a must do and we enjoyed the activity more as an event than as something we'll do much of. We were staying at Hilton Waikiki and thanks to Chris Barzman as the Local Expedia Expert in the Hotel for acting as Concierge. We walked to the Marriot and... More 

Thank Mike B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Our family of four (Mom, Dad, 13 year old daughter and 11 year old son) had a private two hour session with Pablo this morning. He did a wonderful job taking his time in the classroom making sure we understood the technique. He made sure we knew how to do things safely. He checked each of us to make sure... More 

Thank David W
Maryville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was my 15 year old son's first surfing experience and it could not have been better! The pickup from Aulani (Ko Olina) was on time and it was easy to spot the big orange van. Dino (or Deano?) was great fun! Lots of energy, very knowledgeable, and put my son (and his worried mother) immediately at ease. Wife and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

It's never to late to learn.... This experience was AMAZING!!! I've wanted to learn how to surf since I was a little kid. Josh was our instructor and he did a fantastic job walking us through each step to prepare us for the water. Throughout our land training and even in the water, he also gave us feedback to improve... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great time learning a thing or two about surfing. It was definitely harder then it looked at the beginning. Thanks Pablo for you patience and teaching me a few things.

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