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Address: 5359 Kawaihau Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
Phone Number: +1 808 826 7612

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Fun surfing even for my daughter who didn't want to go

Awesome time, very interactive kids had a blast and we are already booking our next lessons! The kids both got up even my daughter who tried for the first time and they were very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Glendora, California
via mobile

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Glendora, California
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Awesome time, very interactive kids had a blast and we are already booking our next lessons! The kids both got up even my daughter who tried for the first time and they were very encouraging as she initially wasn't going to try it and by the end of the first hour was loving it and surfing awesome! Great beach too!

Thank galldogg
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 14 and 13 year old loved their lesson with Cliff! Found them here on Trip Advisor and was truly pleased. Felt odd booking them over the phone with no deposit or credit card but these guys were true to their word. We showed up where they texted directions and he immediately connected with the kids. Lots of positive encouragement... More 

Thank Danielle A
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nefi was the main person I communicated with and he was very helpful. Cliff was our instructor and he was patient and excellent teacher. He had my husband and two girls up and surfing in an hour. They had a second lesson with Cliff and my family were surfing on slightly higher and more active waves. Cliff made surfing so... More 

1 Thank Cecilia E
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We paid for lessons for our family, and after practicing the basics of safety and footing, we headed for the waves. Not being a strong swimmer, I was nervous about trying and was reluctant to go in the first place. I had a BLAST!! Our instructor made it so simple, we were all riding the waves in no time. I... More 

Thank Heather K
Vancouver Island, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Cliff (and Nefi) were fantastic. We booked for two adults and four kids, and showed up with three adults and four kids - no problem. Cliff texted us the morning of our booking to change the location we were to meet him due to the conditions on the day of our lesson, and based on our level of experience (which... More 

Thank aamum
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53 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We lucked out and it was just my dad and I. I had surfed before but Cliff fine tuned things and made it was easier for me. My dad had never surfed and Cliff had him up and surfing some of his first few waves. Only reason I dont give them 5/5 is they can be tricky to book ith... More 

Thank Turk444
Wetaskiwin, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Nefie met us at Wailua Beach where the waves were perfect for us. My 19yr old daughter had surfed before so he was helpful to give her tips. He was very patient with me. I was totally amazed that I was able to get up 3 times. Surfing was on my bucket list so I am grateful with Nefie's expertise... More 

Thank MayB723
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I like to think of myself as an expert sampler of lots of beginners instructors, (since I practice surfing so infrequently, I always go and drop money for a "beginners" lesson.) And Cliff and the Learn to Surf school are by far the best value, quality of instruction, and optimize for the most important thing on surfing.... getting you up... More 

1 Thank Elizabeth F
Highland Village, Texas
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188 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

If you are searching for surf lessons, I highly recommend this team. We have surfed with Cliff three times now and can't imagine better instructors. The concept of this school is also ideal- they find the best beginner waves for the island that week and let you know which beach to meet them. We've never had a bad day. Yes... More 

2 Thank Moments4Life
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

We are a family of 4 (two adults, 10 yo girl, 7 yo boy) who had no experience surfing. When I Googled "surfing lessons in Kauai" I came up with a bunch of places all charging $65-75 for a group lesion (90 minutes). However, when I looked in "The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook" (which is excellent), I found "Learn To Surf".... More 

1 Thank David C

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