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About Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy
Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on your first lesson! We accept all skill levels from first time non swimming surfers to intermediate and advanced surfers looking to improve their surfing or just looking for waves on Maui. Our NEW LOCATION is right near the beach we are surfing with great restaurants and bars near by! Please join us today by checking out our website or give us a call for a ROYAL HAWAIIAN SURF ACADEMY experience! MAHALO NUI!
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marve01277 wrote a review Feb 23
Minneapolis, Minnesota1 contribution
This was an excellent beginner’s course on surfing. We were lucky to take an early class with Josh as our instructor. He was a great teacher, enthusiastic and fun to talk to. And we were up on our boards within the first few tries, much to our surprise! Could not recommend Royal Hawaiian Surf Academy enough - ask for Josh if you want an instructor with years of experience, a fun personality, and no judgement!
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Scenic312135 wrote a review Feb 21
San Francisco, California12 contributions5 helpful votes
My husband and I took a private surf lesson with Keoni that was awesome! We learned a lot, caught a ton of waves, and had a great time surfing. We really increased our confidence so we were able to rent boards and go out on our own a few days later. I’ve taken surf lessons before but never felt prepared for surfing on my own, but after one lesson with RHSA and Keoni, we were both ready to go. Thank you so much for an incredible experience. Highly recommend surf lessons with Keoni!
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Felix P wrote a review Feb 20
Manchester, United Kingdom3 contributions
My wife and I had a great experience with this surf academy. I am an idiot and when we showed up for our lesson on February 10th, I realized I booked it for the 17th. Oops. So I called the and tried to see if they could figure something out and they did. They called our instructor, Kioni, and he showed up 15 minutes later. I think I just got out of bed haha. Kioni was super nice and helpful. I highly recommend him as an instructor.
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Amy W wrote a review Feb 10
4 contributions1 helpful vote
My boyfriend and I took a surf lesson and Josh was our instructor. He was super nice, very patient, and great at instructing. We got up on a longboard numerous times and had a blast. We were able to take the skills we learned from his lesson and apply them a few days later when we rented boards on our own on the Big Island and were successful getting up again. Also, I wasn't inclined to buy the pictures at first, but after seeing the amazing quality and quantity we decided to buy the package. I don't remember the photographers name, but he does a great job also.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Dan D wrote a review Jan 2021
Boston, Massachusetts3 contributions1 helpful vote
Visited Maui for the first time and wanted to try surfing. I am incredibly uncoordinated and was expecting to be pretty terrible at it. Luckily I was in a class with everyone else that had never surfed before. Our instructor Josh was great, his coaching was top notch and by the end of the class I was able to surf a couple of waves on my own. Would for sure recommend Royal Hawaiian to anyone, I had a blast.
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