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Kai Sallas' Pro Surf School Hawaii

2552 Kalakaua Ave. P160, Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
808-343-9667
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Ranked #35 of 289 activities in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Surfing Lessons in Hawaii!!Learn to surf from Hawaii’s best surf instructors, at a secluded surf spot in Waikiki, away from the crowds. The most... more » Owner description: Surfing Lessons in Hawaii!!Learn to surf from Hawaii’s best surf instructors, at a secluded surf spot in Waikiki, away from the crowds. The most enjoyable and safest surfing lessons in Hawaii!PRO SURF SCHOOL HAWAII is owned and operated by professional longboard surfing Champion, Kai Sallas. Conveniently located in the Tour Lobby of the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, across the street from the famous Waikiki Beach. We offer Surfing lessons, Surfing Tours, Surfboard Rentals and Stand Up Paddle Boarding lessons in Hawaii to people of all ages and skill levels. Open daily 8am to 5pm. All our instructors are expert, local surfers that are CPR and lifeguard certified.Whether you are a first time surfer ready to catch your first wave or an experienced surfer looking to improve your skills. At PRO SURF SCHOOL HAWAII you are sure to have a SAFE, FUN and REWARDING surfing experience that you’ll never forget! ALOHA, « less
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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

This was our third time booking a lesson with Kai Sallas. Once again they did a tremendous job! The staff are all very helpful and accommodating and the instructors are all highly skilled professionals. They emphasize safety first and even the most cautious of people will feel comfortable learning to surf in an area away from the large crowds on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great staff and instructors. Child friendly enviornent, easy pickup and drop off. If reserved with time one can have multilevel group.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Positives: picked us up from our hotel, were friendly, provided water boots and a rash guard, instructors were good looking Negatives : gave no advice on how to improve between waves, only got to ride 4 or 5 waves during the first time beginner group session, didn't provide water or snacks

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St. Louis
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We bought a Groupon and planned to spend the day SUP. To rent here you have to carry your boards to the beach, there's no good entry point nearby, and then you have to tote the boards back up after you've paddled all day. Next time we will just rent on the beach. FAIL.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Jo Jit and Hank were amazing instructers. If your searching for a surf school this is the one to go to. Super friendly, affordable,safe and knowledgable. They know how to navigate so well on the waters. I had my 2 kids learn how to surf with them for their first time. They take you to a beach that is not... More

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Houston, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Overall: Great experience. My daughter (12), son (15), and myself (47) enrolled in the half day excursion booked from the Aulani Resort. we have never surfed before. Very convenient. Made the reservations from the concierge desk at the Aulani resort 48 hours in advance. I had the impression that they would accommodate most numbers. Started at 9:30 am with pick... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

My two daughters (17 & 20 yrs old) took surf lessons with Pro Surf and had a great experience. They both said it was their favorite activity during our trip. The instructors were friendly, helpful and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Pro Surf School!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Learning to surf was voted the number one experience by everyone on our recent trip to Hawaii! Nine of us set out from Disney’s Aulani resort and we received excellent instruction and supervision. The true professionals at Pro Surf took us to a wonderful beach where we had plenty of space to succeed or wipe out…and a little bit of... More

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Highlands Ranch
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

We almost decided to skip surfing on our recent vacation to Hawaii. What a tragedy that would have been. Kai Sallas' & his team were awesome! They made the adventure fun, exciting & safe for our entire crew. The service we received from the moment they picked us up, until they dropped us off was top notch. Thanks Kai!

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My daughter and I attended this school in June 2014 and enjoyed the experience. Our instructor, Barack, was very knowledgeable and patient and was a very good instructor. We had 6 people in our group. It cost over $100 each for a 2 hour group instruction, which we later learned we could have done at other schools much cheaper. This... More

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