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Happy Surfing Okinawa

436 Toya, Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun 904-0305, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 90-1943-8654
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Great guesthouse and host

My wife and I stayed at the Happy Surfing Guesthouse on our recent holiday to Japan. We had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jeremythommo
best surfschool ever!

Danny is an amazing teacher and a wonderful host. You will find a relaxed athmosphere in a... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
Alexandra S
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Weggis, Switzerland
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Happy Surfing Okinawa Guest House Surf/ Stand up paddle board tours / Snorkel tours / Camp Stay next to a white sand beach perfect for learning to surf, sup or swim. All levels of surfing and near by surfing spots or just relax on the beach. Schedules are made daily according to wave and weather conditions. Guest house sleeps up to 6.
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436 Toya, Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun 904-0305, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 90-1943-8654
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Happy Surfing Guesthouse on our recent holiday to Japan. We had originally intended to stay for 3 days but due to a typhoon we weren't able to make our original booking. Danny was very accommodating and allowed us...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Danny is an amazing teacher and a wonderful host. You will find a relaxed athmosphere in a superclean, cosy lodge. While surfing you will experience a reliable teacher who provides the best conditions to make you surfe.

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Danny is the only pro surfer instructor on island, and has his own secluded beach which has consistent “beginner” waves- meaning absolute minimal travel & hassle. He was awesome with my 10y/o daughter, getting her up after a few goes which gave her a “stoke...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Nice little surfer Guest House conveniently located in Yomitan and only seconds down to the beach. Ran by super-cool, super-mellow, super-friendly pro-surfer Danny Melhado. If you're looking to go to Okinawa's main island to surf or SUP, you'll be glad you stayed here. Even if...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Favourite place in Yomitan-son ; happy winter surfing happy eating and staying cool 😁 Enjoy surfing n drinking salt water!!

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Stayed at the surf hostel for 4 days in August, and had 3 surf sessions and a snorkelling session with Danny. It was a great experience! Danny is very experienced in surfing, as well as a good guide and coach. Danny checks the forecast and...More

Thank Leon Q
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

Best place if you want to surf and even more perfect if it's your first time. Dany is the greatest coach ever. I manage to get on the bord in seconds with him! Believe me it's totally sick! Guesthouse is general is super comfy and...More

Thank benrene
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501danny72, Owner at Happy Surfing Okinawa, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you! It was a pleasure to have you stay and surf! Look forward to our next sessions :)

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Reviewed May 19, 2017

I had the best stay in Okinawa and I owe it all to Danny. I stayed at his cozy, immaculately clean guesthouse for 5 days. He was my guide for a surf day. If there are waves, he finds them. Then he makes sure you...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Such a great place to learn how to surf or to improve your skills. I took 2 surf lessons just because I enjoyed it so much. Danny is a great guy, very professional and has all the knowledge about surfing in Okinawa. Thank you! I'll...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to try surfing in Okinawa and this place was great! Cute, comfortable house with kitchen and wifi. Danny is a great guy and offers all manner of lessons with equipment included. He gave me great recommendations for local restaurants and took great shots...More

Thank Rae W
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