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Thanks for a great experience, Bryson!

My 14 year old son and I booked a semi-private lesson and Bryson was our instructor. He was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Andrew S
Wonderful experience!

My two sons wanted to learn how to surf and this was a great way to start. Noah as a great... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
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57-091 Kamehameha Hwy, Turtle Bay Resort, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2149
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 3 (2 adults and a teen) did the outrigger canoe trip at noon. It was OK. We did an outrigger years ago in Waikiki. That one was more fun and took our entire family of four. This one only takes 4 total...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

My 14 year old son and I booked a semi-private lesson and Bryson was our instructor. He was friendly, patient, and knowledgeable. He communicated easily with us and was enthusiastic for the duration of the lesson. By the end of the lesson, we were exhausted....More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My two sons wanted to learn how to surf and this was a great way to start. Noah as a great instructor and both boys got up fairly quickly and then had a great time the entire lesson. Their instructor, Noah, was encouraging and patience...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We booked an Ohana private ‘first time’ lesson for family of 5 (2 adults, 3 kids (13,11,9) Good instruction on land, before near 1:1 coaching on surf. Would recommend.

Thank AndrewT N
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Semi private lesson booked for teens with surfing experience. Discussed on booking, yet lesson was formulaic and aimed at beginners. Minimal teaching, even though 1:2, but I’m sure would be ok if you’ve never surfed before and success is standing up on the board. Independent...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 14 July 2018

My daughter and I decided to take surfing lessons during our six-night stay at the North Shore. While I was rather hesitant upon the lesson, our instructor Noah immediately eased my concerns and initial drawbacks. We checked in 15 minutes prior to our 9am lesson...More

Thank missmartypantz
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Our surf instructor Lance gave a lesson to my 16 year old daughter and me. His instructions and set ups got us up and surfing each wave. We had a blast. We also rented SUP with easy transport to nearby Kawela Bay. Highly recommend Hans...More

Thank kitgordon
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Raye was the surf instructor for our 20 year old son and 17 year old nephew. They were both able to ride a wave and had a great time. Raye was very good at giving appropriate instructions and explained everything in an easy to understand...More

Thank mrsk116
Reviewed 14 May 2018

My friends and I (2 had surfed a few times, 2 of us had zero experience) were staying at Turtle Bay and decided to take a lesson with Hans Hedemann Surf School. We signed up for the 1-hour group lesson, and after a tutorial on...More

Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This was my fifth vacation to Turtle Bay, and my kids and I have gone surfing each time with Hans Hedemann Surf School. And I’ve had always an amazing experience. I feel safe and confident surfing with the great staff who work there. Rocky, Hugo,...More

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