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Three Friends Stand Up Paddle Adventures

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Address: Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816
Phone Number: 808-286-0309
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Description: Stand Up Paddle Lessons and Tours.Learn to SUP in a laid-back...
Stand Up Paddle Lessons and Tours.Learn to SUP in a laid-back environment.Explore the coast line doing an easy down-wind run.Enjoy the beautiful ocean, get a little exercise and have lots of fun!
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Who: Two SUP Newbies. What: Learnt to Stand Up Paddle Board with the super friendly and very patient Vanya & Brian! Where: Hawaii Kai. When: March 2015. Why: Bucket list tick... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Who: Two SUP Newbies. What: Learnt to Stand Up Paddle Board with the super friendly and very patient Vanya & Brian! Where: Hawaii Kai. When: March 2015. Why: Bucket list tick - always wanted to try and what better location than Hawaii!!! How: Two awesome instructors (Vanya & Brian); 2 sturdy stand up paddle boards; 2 height-adjustable paddles; loads of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It's a great choice, especially if you have limited Island time. Vanya really made the trip a memory I'll cherish forever

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

On more than one occasion, various rental places have tried to rent me SUP gear and told me that you didn't really need a lesson. Well, that's probably true, but we decided to try going with a guide, Vanya, from Three Friends. It was a little more expensive, but in the end I think we did much better than we... More 

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Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I wouldn't say it's the thing to do if you're looking for a thrill (like one would jet skiing, riding a banana boat, etc.) but it was nice and relaxing. Arms were sore but I don't exercise regularly so most should be fine! We got to see two turtles at Ala Moana Beach Park, one very close up. Vanya was... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We really enjoyed ourselves with Vanya. We had never tried stand up paddling before and were a little apprehensive. But, Vanya was so helpful and so encouraging that we enjoyed every minute. The lesson included an added bonus as Vanya attached a camera to the board that took pictures while we were paddling. A great lesson and so much fun!... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I was in Oahu trying to learn to surf, but also wanted to just spend time standing and moving around on a board to get comfortable with balancing on the water. On top of getting Vanya's excellent instruction, I had a great time. Vanya was attentive, responsible and thought of everything, and really wants you to have a good experience.... More 

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QLD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Whether you are an experienced or a novice SUP-er, getting out on the water with Vanya is a wonderful experience. Vanya plans the paddle to your ability, she has many different places she can take you, depending on your experience and what sort of paddle you want and of course the weather conditions. Her easy going nature, her expertise and... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

As we where planing our Oahu vacation , we knew we would be SUP and that we had to contact Vanya to take us out again. We had gone out with her in 2013 and just loved her easy manners and vast knowledge. Three Friends is the only way to go if you haven't been up SUPing!!! They are the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

First time SUP + Hawaii + 3 friends SUP Adventures = AMAZING! I signed up with 3 friends via email before my trip to Hawaii. Vanya brought all the necessary equipment and arrived promptly at our agreed upon meeting place. Before we headed out onto the gorgeous water, Vanya provided a quick lesson on the beach. The first timer nervous... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This was my third "excursion" out with Three Friends (first with Vanya) & I cannot recommend them enough. It really was like a day out with a friend. Vanya really knows her stuff and shares her knowledge in a relaxed and easy going manner. I really can't say enough good things about Vanya. You MUST use Three Friends Stand Up... More 

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Address: Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816
Phone Number: 808-286-0309
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu

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