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Great Experience, Great hospitality!

We went in one late afternoon to rent paddle boards. The owner told us its probably best if we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rob F
Surfing lessons

This was our 4th surfing lesson over the last 8 years. We had Rory and Jeremy as instructors. They... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
Kerry M
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Aloha All, We're a full service Surf Shop offering Surf Lessons, SUP lessons, Kayak tours and rentals, Surfboard rentals, SUP rentals, skim board rentals, boogie board rentals, beach chairs and umbrellas and lots more! We carry clothing from RipCurl, HIC, and Dakine. Eyewear from Ryders, Footwear from Sanuk and Oofos. Freestyle watches. Authorized GoPro retailer and tons of all of the accessories. Snorkeling gear retail and rentals. Tiki carvings from Kevin Murray! Maui's biggest little surf shop! We're located on Maui's South shore across the street from the big whale statue in Kalama Park. Open 7 days a week. We aim to Please!
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“surf lessons” (12 reviews)
“great surfing” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1913 S Kihei Rd, Suite C, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7837
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went in one late afternoon to rent paddle boards. The owner told us its probably best if we came when they open in the morning to have the best experience. Mainly due to the calm conditions on the water first thing in the morning,...More

Thank Rob F
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our 4th surfing lesson over the last 8 years. We had Rory and Jeremy as instructors. They did an excellent job in teaching/explaining what to do and how to do it (clear, understandable manner)They also gave very helpful feedback to make improvements. The...More

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Thank Kerry M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at our 2 hour surf lesson! Our instructor was very friendly and knowledgeable. Small group size, and received 1:1 instruction. Everyone at the shop was so welcoming and friendly, we would and will recommend to friends!

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The instructors were really relaxed but didn't forget about safety. Great lessons for my teen boys. We would definitely recommend to a friend.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Our kids (12 and 17) had a very good experience with lessons from Big Kahuna. The instructors were very laid back and relatable but knowledgeable. A good amount of time was spent teaching the basics before hitting the water. Despite the larger group they maintained...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

The most fun I’ve ever had in the ocean! My husband and I and our 2 boys (ages 13 & 9) all participated (no prior surfing experience) and we all loved it! Perfect location - shallow enough to stand and waves that are small and...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

You can’t visit Maui beaches without surfing! Very organized, energetic, and fun instructors!!! Thanks for making my trip one to remember!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Staff were friendly and personable. I had a refresher class with Jessie, really down to earth kinda guy and great instructor. Ended up renting surf boards for a couple more days after with the owner Jeff. Very friendly and even gave me tips and guidance...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great day of surf lessons with our instructor Jesse. This was the perfect spot for beginners with just the right size waves and shallow depth of water to be able to stand to give our arms a break. We opted to pay...More

Thank Stacy S
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Jesse was a fantastic surfing instructor. He taught me not only the basics, but a lot about the history and ethos of surfing. He let me try things on my own and push myself to get better. I booked a group lesson but no one...More

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ohiohickory
7 July 2017|
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Response from Lisa T | Reviewed this property |
If you want just the 4 of you, no other students, call in advance. But I'm sorry I don't know private lesson prices.
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