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Learn to Surf

5359 Kawaihau Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-2108
+1 808-826-7612
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The Very Best

This trip was our second time to take surfing lessons with Learn to Surf. All around, these guys... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Farrel92
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Dallas, Texas
Awesome!!

These guys are great! My husband took lessons early in the trip and had so much fun that we decided... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katherine B
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“these guys” (13 reviews)
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5359 Kawaihau Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-2108
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+1 808-826-7612
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This trip was our second time to take surfing lessons with Learn to Surf. All around, these guys are patient, encouraging, enthusiastic instructors. Cliff spent more than the allotted time working with our daughter, who was struggling but determined. He was friendly and engaging with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are great! My husband took lessons early in the trip and had so much fun that we decided to do a second lesson! I was nervous at first so I didn’t participate in the first lesson, but after I saw the guys’ great...More

Thank Katherine B
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and two teenagers took lessons with Neefi. They had never surfed before and were up and surfing on their first try!! My family are all athletes do they are coordinated but even so that was really impressive. So impressed with the patience, skill...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This was my second surf lesson on Kauai and I'd recommend Learn to Surf to anyone! We had a mix of experience in our group, some who had never surfed before and some who had some experience, and Cliff was able to accommodate all experience...More

Thank Elizabeth F
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I was never on a board before and with Nephi's instruction I caught my first wave on my first try! (not the second wave because I got too cocky. lol) More important was the real first thing we went over was safety. He also selected...More

Thank Kyle K
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

My husband and I did a lesson with Nephi and the team on our second day in Kauai and it was excellent. Nephi had everyone up surfing really quickly, but the best part was the constant advice and tips he gives you along the way....More

1  Thank AussieTraveller031
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

My 10 yr old son and 12 yr old daughter learned to surf in 45 minutes. What else can you say? These guys are cool and no what they're doing. The biggest challenge as a parent is to stay out of the way. Two things...More

Thank Chris G
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I’m so glad we decided to take a surf lesson while in Hawai‘i! The instruction on the beach taught the basics and helped us stay safe. Our group lesson was small (3 people total) and we got enough personal instruction to make sure everyone was...More

Thank Karen S
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We called on a Wednesday to try to set-up a lesson for the following morning (Thursday). No one answered and I left a message. I still hadn't heard back so I called back later in the evening (around 8 pm) and got a hold of...More

Thank PNWmtns
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We scheduled a 9 am lesson. They rescheduled us for 11 am, after we had already driven down. "Wind", they said. There was no wind. By 11:30 they still had not shown up. So we left. We got lessons instead at Titus in Hanelei. I...More

Thank Paul P
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Rjkt
22 September 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I believe the lesson was around $50 and we tipped them a little extra for letting my husband hop on a board for a bit. I don't think they have a website. You just call and leave him a message and he'll either call you back... More
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momlindsay
12 September 2016|
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Response from Turk444 | Reviewed this property |
Hey really depends on the year and can even change from day to day. I was near Kapaa when I went with Learn to Surf. They will do their best to find a beach with the best conditions for that particular day
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