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Hans Hedemann Surf School

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Address: 2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-6614
Phone Number: +1 808-924-7778
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Surf School established in 1995 by pro surfer Hans Hedemann. We provide 1...

Surf School established in 1995 by pro surfer Hans Hedemann. We provide 1 and 2 hour lessons daily for surfing, stand up paddling and body boarding at both our south shore & north shore locations for all levels of surfers, plus we have north shore tours that leave from Waikiki. Give us a call for more details or to make a reservation.

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US$75.00*
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Group Surf Lesson in Oahu
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SUP Surf lesson

Shane (Cheyne?) was patient instructor who got this beginner up and riding waves on my first lesson. Perfect day with light winds and small waves with several long rides almost... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shane (Cheyne?) was patient instructor who got this beginner up and riding waves on my first lesson. Perfect day with light winds and small waves with several long rides almost to the shore ... capped a beautiful trip to Waikiki.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled from Sydney with daughter and 13 year old granddaughter, Ruby, to give her a treat. Daughter had one OK surf lesson at Waikiki before we went on the the Turtle Bay Resort. I had booked a lesson for the two of them on our first morning. It was simply brilliant, each had their own instructor who took great... More 

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Aloha, Glad to hear that Scotty and Gad was a great instructor for you folks at our Turtle Bay Location! At Hans Hedemann Surf School, we strive for excellent customer service. We appreciate your feedback and your time on writing this great review! Thank you for choosing Hans Hedemann Surf School for your surfing experience! Mahalo More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of friends who had never surfed before. The two hour intro to surfing lesson was perfect and we all managed to grab a wave and stand on our boards. Hans Hedemann Surf School certainly knew how to put on a great class and how to get the best out of each of us, thanks for an... More 

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Aloha, We are happy to hear you had a great time with our instructors! Here at Hans Hedemann Surf School, we strive for excellent customer service and we are happy that we were able to give you that! Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to write this awesome review! Mahalo More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dar and I just had a blast with Jimmy and Mahea. The two hours FLEW by. We surfed with instructors who were intent on safety first, but somehow they managed to put the fun right up there too!!! Mahalo nui loa to them both for their patience and abilities. Can't wait to go back, maybe in a day or so.... More 

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you for the time to write us a review. Here at Hans Hedemann Surf School, safety is our first priority. We will make sure to let Jimmy and Mahea knows about their excellent job. We hope to see you soon to surf. More 

Leominster
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hans Hedemann was recommended and we were not disappointed. The instructor Duke was thorough and patient. And definitely had sense of humor. We had a blast.

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Mahalo for your review, we truly appreciate your feedback! We'll make sure to let Duke know about this. We hope to see you surf with us again. More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first family adventure paddle boarding in the ocean. Our 11 & 12 year old loved it, as did the adults. Saw lot's of turtles and fish and had a super fun coach.

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Mahalo for your review, we appreciate your feedback! So glad both got to surf with us! Come back and surf more soon More 

Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Adam, Christain, and Fred were all great at teaching surfing and they were good with the kids. We got really good video and pictures from the shore and with gopro cameras (add foam floats). Booking was easy and the staff was cooperative and understanding. I really enjoyed this part of our vacation.

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your family experience and we are happy to hear that your family enjoyed the time surfing with us. We'll make sure to let our instructor know about this review. We hope you can visit us again soon. More 

Shizuoka, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great class for SUP beginners. What a peaceful activity it is! The instructor, Fred was great. And I liked the pictures and T shirt provided. Thank you so much!

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Mahalo for the time in writing a review. We hope to see you and try surfing with us. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I splurged for the semi private lesson and had a fantastic time. Our instructor Will was a great teacher and an awesome guy. We were both new to surfing and he had us up on the boards in no time. Hans Hademann has a great spot on the beach that they use. It was not as crowded... More 

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HHSurf, Manager at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you for the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time with him. Will is definitely one of our great instructor and we will make to sure to let him know about this review. Hope you surf with us again. More 

Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Turtle Bay Resort to have a relaxing and fun holiday. And Jamie Sterling at Hans Hedemann Surf School made it that much better. We were extremely lucky to have him as our surf instructor. He definitely knows what he's doing and made the lesson so much fun. He gives great direction, is calm, cool and collected. We... More 

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