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Hans Hedemann Surf School

2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-6614
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First time surfing

I'd never surfed before and was excited to try. I arranged 3 2 hour private sessions. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian59923
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Libby, Montana
Surfing made easy

Bruno was an awesome instructor and the spot they picked for the lesson felt like we had the ocean... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ohiomacks
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Waynesville, Ohio
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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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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-6614
Waikiki
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"private lesson"
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"turtle bay"
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"excellent instructors"
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"great instruction"
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"riding waves"
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"learning how"
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"learn how"
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"north shore"
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"low tide"
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"lots of fun"
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"amazing experience"
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"these guys"
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"super fun"
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"two hours"
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"bucket list"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'd never surfed before and was excited to try. I arranged 3 2 hour private sessions. The instructors were very knowledgeable and patient. I was able to successfully stand up a number of times and was very happy I tried this. I'm 57 years old...More

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My husband booked a private lesson less than 24 hrs prior through the concierge at Turtle Bay. He is not a complete beginner but rather wanted assistance to negotiate getting out over the reefs etc.The day of the lesson, the surf was not good so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to rent a board from here and walk to beach to surf. I had a good instructor that was knowledgeable and fun.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids spent 3 days there. And it was so nice experience for them. All the staffs were so friendly and skillful.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had so much fun learning how to get up on a surfboard. Brandon was patient and gave me good tips. I’m 62 years old and always wanted to try. So happy I got up even if it wasn’t for long 😀

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My instructor, Lance, at the Turtle Bay Resort Hans Hedemann Surf School, was fantastic. I'm a 59 year old woman and had never surfed. Lance gave me clear, concise instruction on land, then helped me paddle out, chose the right wave for me, and gave...More

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