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Address: 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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07:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on...

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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Really fun everyone enjoyed it and we all learned to surf, plus the instructor was really cool(steve baker) he made it a lot more fun.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 January 2012
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Omaha, Nebraska, United States

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2012

Really fun everyone enjoyed it and we all learned to surf, plus the instructor was really cool(steve baker) he made it a lot more fun.

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2012

We used RHSA two years ago for both my kids and my niece. We were pleased then, so when we went back this year, my son and I wanted to go for a lesson. "Tan" Dan was our instructor and he was great! He knew how to teach a beginner (me) and was willing to give my son, who had... More 

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Monte Sereno, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2012

Johnny P. was our instructor. He was enthusiastic, patient, and attentive. Our 9 and 12-year old daughters surfed for the first time, and both caught multiple waves with his help. We'd definitely recommend him and Royal Hawaiian. It was a great experience for all.

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el paso
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2012

Had a great time learning to surf with Johnny P. He was a great instructor and had me up and surfing in 2 or 3 attempts. We were taught in a small group of 3 and he even stayed out longer tban usual to make sure we all had one last good wave to ride in to shore. All in... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2012

I had a great time learning how to surf. My instructor, Johnny P, was excellent. He really broke everything down in an easy to understand lesson and I will definitey be returning to continue a progession in surfing.

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Redding, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2012

I have had several lessons with Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy throughout the years. I have never once been disappointed with the service, rather find the company to be professional, caring and reliable when it comes to meeting the needs of the customers. This time around I had Dan as my instructor and he was awesome. I opted to take a... More 

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

Mikey was the instructor for our three teenage kids along with 2 other middle-aged men in their group of 5. Mikey was patient and thorough and after some teaching on the shore, all of them were up on the board in no time. He went out with the group to launch each surfer on a wave one at a time.... More 

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2012

I've had two previous surf lessons in California and Honolulu. This was by far the best. They provide you with a rash guard and reef shoes. The reef shoes made a big difference out in the water. My instructor, Johnny P., gave the most detailed land instruction lesson I've ever had. He showed proper stance and paddling techniques and corrected... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2011

Mike was so patient with excellent knowledge of the sport and of teaching the how to's in very crowded conditions, The experience was my best on Maui and that lesson will stay with me for years to come. He knows people and is a great ambassador for the Royal Hawaiian Surf School. I had 2 teenage boys with me and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2011

This place was a blast. I had a surf lesson in the morning for a few hours so we could do other things that day too. I just showed up with my swim suit, towel, and sandals and they had the rest. there is a brief intro on land and then it's out to the waves. The best part was... More 

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