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Uncle Bryan's Sunset Suratt Surf School

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Address: North Shore, Sunset Beach, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
Phone Number: 808-783-8657
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Uncle Bryan Suratt presents, Sunset Suratt Surf Academy. Located on the...

Uncle Bryan Suratt presents, Sunset Suratt Surf Academy. Located on the North Shore of Oahu, home of Hawaii's most famous surf spots, Uncle Bryan prides himself on having the best trained surf instructors in Hawaii. All of our instructors are pro-level surfers themselves. Our surf school develops skills for longboard, short board, and stand-up paddle surfing. We take 6-month-old babies and adults in their 70s out for their very first time! Our surf lessons are for all ages and all levels, we teach surfers from beginners to pros. Sunset Suratt Surf Academy's classrooms are in the ocean from Sunset beach to Pipeline to Haleiwa, for a safe, guided hands on experience in the world of surfing. "It will be the most rewarding and thrilling gift that you can give to yourself or a loved one. A cherished experience of a lifetime. GO FOR IT!"Looking for a surfboard to rent while on the North Shore? Look no further. We got 'em—from shortboards to longboards to stand-up paddle boards! Sunset Suratt offers quality surfboard rentals.

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We did a 2hr private group - my wife and I (50+) and our two boys (18 - 20). We had 2 instructors who were great to us - super helpful to my wife and I as we were pretty much... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Morgan Hill, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We did a 2hr private group - my wife and I (50+) and our two boys (18 - 20). We had 2 instructors who were great to us - super helpful to my wife and I as we were pretty much gassed after about 30 minutes, so they really helped keep us going for a bit longer so we could... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surfing is a strenuous activity; they make it a little easier on you by having an extra instructor help tow you around and keep you positioned in the right place. They get you on the water quickly; but cut our 2hr lesson about 10-15min short. Not complaining, just informing; I was exhausted. An hour long lesson would be way to... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great, affordable ($80 for two hours) North Shore activity. Uncle Bryan has the reefs figured out to find the waves even during the "flat" summer season. He is welcoming, has cold water, and beach chairs under a tent for the spectators. Instructors are 1:5 and they take good care of their students.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Owner is super nice. But I found 2 of the instructors were a tad bit condescending out on the water right from the first attempt at a wave. I'm not a surfing expert on my first day and that's why I paid $80 for an intro lesson. They left out some info that would have been super helpful to know... More 

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Ossining, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of five had never been surfing so we made sure to book a lesson while on the North Shore. We chose Uncle Bryan's because of all the great reviews on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. Uncle Bryan was friendly and engaging and Marshall and Miles were really patient and supportive. All five of us were able to... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really wanted to try surfing on our trip to the north shore and, along with my two kids (in their twenties), we signed up for a semi-private lesson. Vi and Alex were our instructors and we had a blast. Can't argue with a 3:2 instructor to student ratio! We got all the surfing we could handle and I was... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I called uncle Bryan the day before checking in with him to make sure he could accommodate our group of 26 people- no problem at all! Arrived the next morning and Jim was there happy and ready to help us! All 26 of us has an amazing time and would rent from this place in a heartbeat!

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Redwood City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family all took a day at Chuns Beach for my girls to surf and we all had an amazing time! Thanks to the great coaching and the land lesson before, our girls had a great time! Definitely the best spot in the area if you are looking for a safe learning environment:) The best time to start the lesson... More 

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Redwood City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a good experience with Uncle Bryan. The girls learned so much and were up on their boards on the second try! It was such a professional group and we had such a great time with them. Plus, we got some great surfing photos from Heath to take home with us. I would definitely recommend Uncle Bryan's to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had first ever surf lesson with these guys. Not only were they so friendly and welcoming but they were great teachers. My 9yo and 13yo got it straight away but my wife and I took a bit more coaching. It was great to get feedback after each wave - telling us what went well and went wrong so we could... More 

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