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Address: 66-956 Kamakahala St, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96791-9737
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+1 808-497-8140

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My teens loved it!!!

My 3 teens first surfing lesson and they loved it. It was the highlight of our vacation. I was a little worry for my 15 year old who's not a very strong swimmer and she almost... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2016
Vancouver, BC
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Vancouver, BC
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

My 3 teens first surfing lesson and they loved it. It was the highlight of our vacation. I was a little worry for my 15 year old who's not a very strong swimmer and she almost changed her mind when she got to the beach and saw the waves but the instructors were very patient and assured her they'll be... More 

Thank 5FrugalTravellers
Rockford, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 4 December 2015

My son's main have to while in Hawaii was to Surf. The buttons instructor was amazingly patient and had my son up riding a wave first try. I was even able to enjoy a ride myself and I didn't think there was any way I would get close. It was definitely one of the most enjoyable adventures we had during... More 

Thank Pebls3
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I bought surfing lessons from Buttons Surf School for my 14 year old son while we were in Haleiwa Hawaii. His surfing instructor was extremely kind and did everything possible to get my son into a wave and surfing. After a couple lessons my son was actually walking up and down the board as he surfed! The friendliest place around... More 

2 Thank tbrooks68
1 review
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

So grateful for the fabulous time this crew showed us. In addition to the wonderful instruction and great time, I appreciated the concern for the safety of everyone under their instruction. We also got to see turtles (at no additional cost :-)).

Thank pdxrenee
Prague, Czech Republic
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Awesome surf experience even for beginners... Conor was very friendly and funny, great mentor whole lesson...

2 Thank Lien88
Toronto, Canada
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55 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We had a great experience here! Very knowledgeable and friendly instruction, with a laid back atmosphere. Authentic and fun- not touristy at all, which was nice! We went on an overcast/rainy day which was actually ideal because it allowed for pristine, uncrowded surfing. We also went for the 10 am time slot which worked out well, because the water got... More 

3 Thank AvidTravs
Level Contributor
45 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Had a great time surfing. Jason, our instructor, is really patient and cool catching every waves. At first, we had to meet up at the Halei'wa Beach Park then drive down the road trying to find good waves. Then we had to head back to the Halei'wa Beach Park because the waves on the other side are much bigger. Recommend... More 

2 Thank Kaye V
San Francisco, California, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Went on an anniversary trip to Oahu in late September with my girlfriend. We decided that we would give surfing a shot. However, we wanted to avoid Waikiki where we were staying, and boy were we glad that we did. Looked up Button's Surf School on Yelp and they were able to offer us a great two for one deal.... More 

2 Thank Harry T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2014

The teacher was very helpful and friendly. They are the best, and I would highly recommend theses guys to anyone who wants to learn to surf.

2 Thank JakeBern
Santa Clarita, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2014

My wife and I went out to surf for the first time ever, and with the instruction, location, and time we had in the water, we felt comfortable on the board. My wife was able to stand on her first try ever. Great instructor, extremely friendly, and we wish we had more time in our stay so that we could... More 

3 Thank jrmitch85

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