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Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy

113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
+1 808-276-7873
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Can't say enough about the experience our daughter had taking her first surf lesson. They have a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2012
TwoRetiredOshawans
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Oshawa, Canada
THE BEST!! Johnny P and Wes ROCK!!

My wife and I were both up on our first wave, so was my 71 year old father in law!! More... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2012
Bill J
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Irvine, California
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Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on your first lesson, then help you improve, fast! First time surfers and athletes looking to improve performance are welcome.
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
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+1 808-276-7873

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Reviewed 13 August 2012

Can't say enough about the experience our daughter had taking her first surf lesson. They have a location in front of the Marriott at Kaanapali Beach and everything ran smoothly and as promised. Unless you have a great camera and are an expert, use the...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2012

My wife and I were both up on our first wave, so was my 71 year old father in law!! More importantly our 11 year old and 6 year old daughters were up on their 2nd wave and 3rd and 4th and, and and......... If...More

Thank Bill J
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Reviewed 12 August 2012

My family had a great time! We had no idea how to surf when we first started, by the end of the session my whole family knew how. We had a really awesome instructor Mike Weiss, he helped us every step of the way and...More

Thank Katherine C
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Reviewed 12 August 2012

I took a lesson with Mike Weiss with my son and his girlfriend. Mike was VERY patient and helpful. We bought the cd of pictures as well as the lessons. It was well worth it and was a fun experience.

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Reviewed 11 August 2012

Ask for Tavernor . Awesome instructor . He had three 50 year old newbies to work with and had us surfing on the first wave . He is very practical with instruction and very pleasant to be with . If you can spring for it...More

Thank gordon m
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Reviewed 11 August 2012

My sons 13 and 16 had a semi private surfing lesson with Ikaika this morning. They had an amazing time, we're up on the board within a few minutes of getting into the water. They both had lots of rides and came off the water...More

Thank Bioteacher67
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Reviewed 10 August 2012

Tanner and the crew from Royal Surf were great. My wife and I have never surfed before and they had us up and shredding in no time. Although the area was crowded the team made us feel safe and ensured we had a great time....More

Thank Tim A
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Reviewed 10 August 2012

Great intsructor who knew his stuff and had a great attitude. Tavner, way to go buddy! This was my wife and I's first time taking surfing lessons and we had a blast. Then only downside was the amount of people doing the same thing in...More

Thank madferrit9
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Reviewed 9 August 2012

We paid for a semi-private lesson with Ikaika. He was awesome. Our boys are 8 and 15. We started with paddle boarding, but it was moving too slow so Ikaika switched out the boards and taught the older one how to surf while the little...More

Thank not_too_touristy
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Reviewed 8 August 2012

Our family of 5, ranging from age 20-56,took a private lesson with "Tavner". He is such a cool, surfer dude. Even his name reeks of his coolness. He was funny, patient, and apparantly an awesomme surfer himself because as the lesson was ending, he rode...More

Thank hipmom3
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Ravitej S
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Cancellations: Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hours notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund in case of operator cancellation due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances, such as... More
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Irbert V
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Response from Paola L | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking and a public lot across the street.
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