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Surfing was once a sport reserved for the Hawaiian Royalty. Now it is a sport enjoyed by people all around the world. The Hawaiian Style Surfing school is located on the beautiful south side of Kauai in Poipu. Come join our world class surf...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2440 Hoonani Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-9639
+1 808-742-7422
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Billy and Keale were fantastic. All four girls in my group had never been surfing before and by the end of the lesson we all felt like we (kind of) knew what we were doing, ha ha. It was fun to get helpful feedback but...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had never surfed before and the surf instructor Billy from Hawaiian Style Surfing was very patient and gave very good instructions, with lots of positive encouragement. I recommend this company to anyone who is apprehensive about surfing, the staff were amazing. I can't wait...More

Thank Morgan B
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We went for a 90 minute morning surf lesson as a family and really enjoyed it! My oldest daughter takes gymnastics and was able to catch on to surfing very fast. My husband and I were able to stand up a few times! My youngest...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Today my cousins and I went surfing with Hawaiian style surfing. We’ve never surfed before, so we were very surprised how quickly we were “catching waves”! All thanks to the incredibly friendly, helpful, and fun instructors, we had THE BEST TIME!!! Would 100% recommend this...More

Thank Brigit B
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Had lessons for me and my 4 kids (9-11-15-16 years old) with Billy and another instructor (sorry I forgot his name) Both were very friendly and professional, making sure we all had fun in a fully secured environment We were all totally beginners and all...More

Thank Olivier B
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had a last minute desire to try surfing and were able to get same day reservations for three- one adult and two teenagers! Jamie was fun, attentive, and got all three of us up surfing quickly- what a blast. And very personalized- one instructor...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first time surfing and it was so much fun! I did the group lesson and all went very well. Hawaiian Style surfing also provides rock shoes and rash guards if you don’t have. We started with some land instruction and then got...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had the opportunity to take a lesson and we absolutely loved it. We were both able to have a lot of success in standing up and riding the waves thanks to our instructor, Myan.

Thank Sienna C
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Great teacher and you can get up on your first try! Great location and good big 10 ft boards for beginners. Would come back here again!

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

It took until our recent, fifth trip to Kauai to finally take a surfing lesson, and it was worth the wait. We don't usually stay down south, or at a resort, preferring a simple cabin in Hanalei, but the Sheraton deal was too good to...More

1  Thank DenverDad1234
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Learning how to surf has been a dream of mine for years. Jamie was an outstanding instructor - super positive & motivating. The dry land practice helped so when we got in the water we knew what to do. I only got up for about...More

Thank Christine L
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