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Kauai Surf School

Poipu, HI, USA
About Kauai Surf School
The Kauai Surf School offers Group, Private surf lessons, and Surf Clinics daily at the Kiahuna Beach in Poipu.
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As a couple of landlocked Minnesotans who miss the ocean but never learned how to surf, we didnt know what to expect. A friend of a local recommended Kauai Surf School and we are so glad that they did! Jesse the instructor was great and chill and we were surfing faster and
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My kids had a great surf lesson. The ratio was small - 4 kids, one instructor so they got a lot of attention. All four kids in the lesson were able to stand and "surf" on their first try.
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Our youngest is really into surfing and we were staying in Poipu so we booked a lesson here. The place is excellent, the instructor (Jesse) was really great. Great location with a variety of waves for different skills. Really good value, 3 kids total in the lesson, lots of time
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We booked our kids for a lesson on our second day on the island. It was just the two of them with Kyle, the instructor. The lesson started on land and then Kyle was with them in the water the entire time. He waited with them and then gave them a little push when the right wave
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Response from KauaiSurfSchool, Manager at Kauai Surf School
Responded Nov 8, 2019
Thank you so much for surfing with us, your review, and the great photos! We'll be following your adventures!
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The surfing lesson at Kauai Surf School was better than I could have hoped for! Our instructor, Kyle, was very patient and encouraging and the 1.5 semi-private lesson was perfect for me and my dad. We were able to get lots of practice. We visited during October 2019 and it was
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Response from KauaiSurfSchool, Manager at Kauai Surf School
Responded Nov 8, 2019
Awesome! We're stoked you and your dad had such a good time. You WERE here at a great time of year too! Hope to see you both again!
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