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Eisenhower Road, Kapolei, Oahu, HI 96706
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I did a private lesson with Jaret and Jaylin on Pokai Bay. I am in my 50s and always wanted to do this. I was a little apprehensive wondering if I would be up to the task, but I was! The instructors were very friendly...More

1  Thank flhumidity
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Our 3 boys (14,12,10) had an excellent time with the instructors. We had one on one instructions. The key in my opinion is that the instructors are by the students surf board as the wave comes in. They learn by being in the middle of...More

1  Thank JDR's D
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My two young adult daughters signed up for exclusive surfing lessons which includes one instructor for two students. During the lesson there was one official instructor but there were also 2 assistants helping the girls in the water and filming with a gopro. It was...More

1  Thank alwayshappy2travel3
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My husband & I are avid Wake Surfers & have always wanted to try actual surfing. SurfHNL came as a referral from a gentleman that was also staying on our resort. And we are SO GREATFUL! They were easy to contact & easy to schedule...More

1  Thank Emily B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

My husband, 16 year old son and I took a 2 hour stand up paddle boarding lesson from Rebecca (Beccah?) While the class could have up to 6 students it turns out it was just my family for the lesson so basically we got a...More

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

My family is on vacation at the Aulani Resort and I decided to take my son for a 2 hour private surf lesson. He is only 7 but he is a strong swimmer and given his interest and experience with skateboarding, SUP and snowboarding I...More

1  Thank Robert B
SurfHNL, Manager at Surf HNL Ko'olina, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Aloha, We apologize if we did not meet your expectations and invite you and your child to surf with us again. For all who are deciding if they should surf with us as a rule of thumb, all surf spots on the Island is encompassed...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The instructors were great. Very friendly with the kids and helped them feel great out on the water. The photo package was very reasonable with some great shots of with the go pro. Very reasonably priced and would definitely recommendMore

Thank Venkat M
SurfHNL, Manager at Surf HNL Ko'olina, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2016

Aloha Memula Family! Thank you so much for coming out to surf with us last Tuesday! We had such an awesome time with your family and your friends and their family! It was a beach party! We are happy that you all came again to...More

Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a great operation! We arrived for our group lesson and we were the only ones there so the instructors offered to do a one on one with my boys. My two teenage sons (13 & 16) were given private lessons from Sevin and...More

Thank CigarJulie
SurfHNL, Manager at Surf HNL Ko'olina, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2016

Aloha Julie! Mahalo for taking the time to review our company! Matt and Sevin had an awesome time teaching your boys how to surf that Saturday! We are very happy to hear that your boys had a fantastic experience taking surf lessons with us! We...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I have to say Surf HNL is absolutely amazing! Their wonderful staff is extremely helpful and well organized. Lexi is top notch when it comes to customer service, she gave us great recommendations for things to do in the area, and even filled us in...More

Thank jjtwin123
SurfHNL, Manager at Surf HNL Ko'olina, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2016

Aloha Jesse! Thank you so much for your wonderful review about how much you loved taking surf lessons with us! We are so happy that you enjoyed your time here on Oahu as you took lessons with us twice! We are very thrilled that our...More

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Had such a great time with my 18 year old son and 12 year old daughter. Booked paddle boarding lessons in the Ko Olina area. Sevin, our instructor was amazing. He was knowledgeable, patient, and kind. Had a wonderful and memorable experience. Would highly recommend.

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12 November 2018|
Response from Surf H |
Hi Amy, Yes, it's a great beach to enjoy and see the entire class. You'll be able to take photos and videos on land, but in the water, they will be a bit far for most zoom lenses. Please let us know if you're interested... More