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East Side Surfing School

1622 Kuahale St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-9109
+1 808-639-6677
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WOW! Incredible experience!

My cousin (25) and I (21) had an amazing experience with Ant from East Side Surfing School! On my... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
OliviaHarding23
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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Great Surf Lesson!

My kids and I had a great time learning to surf with Ant! His daughter, Paris, helped out so we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy G
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Surf the safe and fun sandbars of the east side with East Side Surfing School. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will make it an amazing, unforgettable experience!
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1622 Kuahale St, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-9109
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+1 808-639-6677
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My cousin (25) and I (21) had an amazing experience with Ant from East Side Surfing School! On my initial phone call with Ant, I was impressed with his professionalism, and his willingness to work with our busy schedule! He gave detailed instructions on how...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids and I had a great time learning to surf with Ant! His daughter, Paris, helped out so we had 2 instructors for the 4 of us. He worked with our schedule and had us meet him at a great beach site that wasn't...More

Thank Andy G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cousin (age 14) and I (age 23) had a private lesson with Ant. We both had some surfing experience but needed a refresher course. Ant is an AMAZING teacher and makes sure you are comfortable at all times. My cousin was very nervous at...More

Thank Samantha S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was fortunate to have my beginning surfing lesson (6-2-2018) with Ant of Eastside Surfing School. He was responsive to my telephone inquiry and from the initial conversation I was impressed with his excitement about teaching. It turned out to be a private lesson and...More

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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was an absolute pleasure to help you embark on your journey of becoming a surfer! Your passion and determination were unparalleled! You undoubtedly reminded me of why I love surfing and why advocating for the sport is so important. I hope your endeavor of...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Our 5 boys aged 9-17 had a lesson with Ant and Kaya. They picked the perfect spot, close to where we were staying and not too crowded. All 5 boys got up and were able to ride some waves! We were able to get some...More

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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was an amazing day of surfing with all your boys! Thank you for choosing the East side surf school!

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Call (808) 639-6677! For a great lesson! The professional and knowledgeable staff will make it an incredible and amazing experience!!

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

After a bad experience at another surf school on the island, I decided to give East Side Surfing a try ... and I am so glad I did! I met up with Aunt down near Kapa’a and he asked about my bad experience and said...More

2  Thank MrsMoose56
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kauaiant, Owner at East Side Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing the East Side Surf School. It was a pleasure to be able to make your surfing experience a memorable one! Aloha!

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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

My kids got up right away and were super nervous. Cassidy helped them through it and they want more! Highly recommend him to anyone on the island he knows the multiple breaks and will select based on your abilities.

1  Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

She "rode the waves" within the first ten minutes out. She thought this was "totallly awesome" and absolutely loved it. Cassidy made sure she knew the safety rules and picked the waves she should try. She had fantastic time and asked if she could have...More

Thank sue w
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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

I've always wanted to learn to surf. At the age of 39 I decided it's time to honor this particular milestone. By my surprise I came across East Side Surf School. I found them on yelp and travel advisor. Reviews and testimonials looked great so...More

Thank Shannon P
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