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Address: Kalama Park, Kihei, Maui, HI
Phone Number: +1 808-879-4525
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Description: Welcome to Waves Hawaii Surf School. We are the only Billabong Surf School...
Welcome to Waves Hawaii Surf School. We are the only Billabong Surf School in Hawaii! We offer the most private and the best choice for surfing lessons in Kihei Maui. Surf with our world class instructors, and we also offer girls surf camps with Billabong all ver the world. We look forward to making your dreams of surfing come true!
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Surf course with Justice

We had a great time with Justice for a 2 hours course. He took time to explain tricks and was concern about security. My two teanagers and I really enjoyed our first surfing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We had a great time with Justice for a 2 hours course. He took time to explain tricks and was concern about security. My two teanagers and I really enjoyed our first surfing experience in Maui.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Our instructors were excellent and got our family up and surfing in no time! As the mom of the family, I opted to watch my husband and three kids ages 10-15 and didn't surf. Waves Hawaii was kind enough to provide me with a chair so I can view from the beach. Also, our instructors helped everyone getting in and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Took a lesson with Justice with my brother and sister who had never surfed before and we had a blast. Learned a lot not just about surfing. Lesson includes the board, rash vest and booties (absolutely recommended) and there's a photographer in the water taking the action shots. Loved it!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Thanks to a great instructor (and team) who was very encouraging and loves what he goes + a fun learning environment = success and good times

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My family of 4 (with two kids 12 and 9) had never surfed before. From the moment we walked up we felt at ease. Everyone from Waves was so nice. They had everything we needed. We had Eddie as our instructor, and he was fantastic. So patient with my kids ( and mom and dad!), stayed in the water with... More 

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Chamoson, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We spent 2 hours and quickly learned how to stay on the surf. We were lucky with the waves as the next days were very calm. Were not so lucky with the instructor as she seems to be bored to teach. Also the price is quite expensive with hundred of people learning at the same place.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Look for Eddie, a nice bilingual (Portuguese / English) instructor. They don't spend much time in the ground and jumped in the water after 10 minutes, increasing the time for hands-on learning.

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Yorktown, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

staff was very welcoming, on time and had everything I needed - all I had to do is show up in a bathing suit. The teaching staff are very encouraging, giving direct and clear instruction after each wave. I could feel myself improving with each try. Even her professional videographer offered feedback as I surfed past him. It was well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We had a free morning so we thought the kids might like to try surfing. They don't even have experience on a skate board, so we weren't sure how this would go. But it was fantastic! Their instructor was Eddie, and he was great. Gave them a short lesson on land about how to stand up on the board, and... More 

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Morrison, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My family took a lesson with Sarah who was patient and an excellent instructor! Everyone got right up. It was so successful, my son and I took another lesson with Sarah.

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