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Address: 2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Phone Number: 808-924-7778
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Description: 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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Awesome surf lessons! Ask for Ray!

Ray was my surf instructor and she did a great job insuring the best lesson possible!! She is fun and very upbeat! Thanks for making my 1st time surfing a memorable one! Your the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Ray was my surf instructor and she did a great job insuring the best lesson possible!! She is fun and very upbeat! Thanks for making my 1st time surfing a memorable one! Your the best!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Such nice staff and instructors. All my family surfed and enjoyed themselves. Timmy and Bruno were amazing with young kids and they rode the waves! Super fun.

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My son and his girlfriend, both first time surfers, we up and looking like pros in no time! The cameraman wasn't available, so no great pics or video were available which was a bit disappointing. Overall, I would highly recommend the 2 hour lessen to get the most bang for your buck!

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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Brilliant!! Two great instructors Pleasant group Up and surfing in no time!!! Another day in paradise

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Hans Hedemann S, staff at Hans Hedemann Surf School, responded to this review

Aloha ! And we are grad that you had good time with us!! Please come back and surf with us again !! Aloha and Mahalo ! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

For the second time in a year, we have used Hans Hederman Surf School for surfing lessons in Oahu. Last summer, we stayed in Waikiki. Rp was our instructor for 4 days. He was outstanding. This May, we stayed at Turtle Bay and did 4 days of lessons. 2 days with Ikeika and 2 days with Bobby. Both were excellent... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

All I can say is Wow! My daughter and I had an SUP lesson with Travis and Kevin and my aim was to stand up just once! I actually stood for most of the 2 hours we had and had only 3 falls from the board - but because of the safety guidelines and great instructions we had received, did... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Had a great time with this surf school. My instructor Travis was fantastic. He was great with offering tips and very helpful and patient with all my questions. He did everything possible to make sure I had a good time and in a safe environment. They show you a short slide show before hitting the water going through some surfing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We booked our stand up paddleboard lesson through the expedia expert at our hotel. When we got there all the staff were really friendly and it made for a comfortable experience. Austin was a great instructor. Even paddled us in when we were being swept to far out. Would definately recommend to friends visiting waikiki.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Cool teachers, really focused on safety. Go early, 9 am so there's less people on the beach. As beginner you don't want to be obliged to circle the swimmers. No need for private lessons, your arms will be really tired and you need that little time between people to come back to your instructor and rest a little bit. ***... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We were in town on a cruise ship stop, so we didn't have much time. Reserved online, and made it over to their shop for our 9am lesson. After getting everybody together, outfitted, and up to speed on safety rules, we were out at the beach in no time. After a quick lesson on the beach, it was right into... More 

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Address: Address: 2586 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Phone Number: 808-924-7778
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki

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