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HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School

425 Koloa St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2486
+1 808-871-5423
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Great Maliko Run!

I recently paddled my third Maliko Run with HST. Christian was a great guide and very helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rossstevens
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Rancho Santa Fe, California
Worth it to get used to the spot

I hired an instructor to help me get comfortable with kiting at a new spot (Kite Beach) and he was... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
chilliwackgal78
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Chilliwack, Canada
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Maui's most referred lesson source for windsurfing, kitesurfing, north shore SUP and surfing. Your success is our pride. Every lesson tailored to your skills and goals.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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425 Koloa St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2486
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently paddled my third Maliko Run with HST. Christian was a great guide and very helpful. Patty arranged for everything so all I had to do was show up, paddle, and have fun!

Thank Rossstevens
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HSTPatti, Front Office Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Mahalo for the great review Ross! Glad you enjoyed the experience again! See you next time! Aloha, Patti, Christian and the team at HST.

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I hired an instructor to help me get comfortable with kiting at a new spot (Kite Beach) and he was very good. He instructed me from the beach while I wore a headset to hear him. It worked most of the time unless I kited...More

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HSTPatti, Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to give us a nice review! Sorry that the wind did not cooperate for you but I'm glad we were able to help you feel comfortable kiting here on Maui! Happy kiting! Aloha, Patti

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

We have twice now hired boards and had Windsurfing lessons from HST and they have been helpful and fun to deal with.

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

The experience was 5 stars across the board!! I showed up at about 11am hoping to get booked for a class around 2 and Patti worked her magic to get me a lesson with Andrew. This was my first lesson kitesurfing and I could only...More

Thank Markathan
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HSTPatti, General Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Thanks so much for taking your time to share your experience! Aloha! Patti, Andrew and the Team at HST.

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Vickie was my husband's instructor for 90 minutes, even with low winds she did an amazing job. He was able to meet his windsurfing goals for the day. She is professional, punctual and attentive. Awesome.

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Thanks to Patti at the office for managed my booking so seemlessly and painlessly via email while I was in Australia and in a different time zone. I only had time for 1 lesson but if I was in Maui for longer I would definitely...More

Thank Mark S
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HSTPatti, Front Office Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Thanks Mark!

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Reviewed July 14, 2017

This is the second time we have used this company for our kids to learn windsurfing. Patty was so great and even accommodated my daughter when she wanted her friend to be in her group. The instructors are professional and work well with kids and...More

Thank kcmay16
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HSTPatti, General Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Thank you for joining us and for the wonderful comments! We hope to see you all again soon!

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Reviewed June 29, 2016

Mark did a great job of training us and getting us going on our own. The winds can get a little strong for learning but that is Maui.More

Thank dmblum2016
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HSTPatti, Front Office Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2016

Thank you for the 5 star rating! So glad to have the opportunity to teach windsurfing to you and your son during your Maui vacation! I hope you can windsurf again at home or that you can come back to Maui again soon. We have...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2015

Spent 2 afternoons with Christian from HST at Kite Beach and was very impressed with his thoroughness and focus. Great instructor. Patty C at HST made scheduling and gearing up easy. Thanks HST!

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HSTPatti, Front Office Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you for the 5 star review!

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Reviewed November 11, 2015

HST has a great thing going. The price and length of lesson were great. Not only that but the instructor, Matt Kerstein, was superb - really knowledgeable and easy to work with.

Thank Casey4Dabears
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HSTPatti, General Manager at HST Windsurfing & Kitesurfing School, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2015

Thanks for choosing HST! We hope to see you on the water again soon! Aloha and mahalo for the excellent review!

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