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Aloha! We are a boutique watersports instruction and rental business offering top notch lessons and tours. Come learn to kiteboard, windsurf, surf, or stand-up paddle, or take out a kayak for the day in beautiful Kailua, Hawaii. Selected activities...more
Great instructor in several water sports. Exceptionally skilled instructor in all facets of kiteboarding. Sammy has a quick smile and always offers excellent advice if you get frustrated or down. You won't find a better instructor and I recommend him to all of my friends.
Date of experience: May 2018
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018
Thanks for the great feedback! Much appreciated, as well as the referrals. Aloha!!
Surf Lessons in Waikiki is what I searched for; memories I’ll never forget is what I got. Sammy’s Aloha Watersports was, quite honestly, so much more than we could have expected. My daughter and I came on a solo vacation to Hawaii and stayed in...More
Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Clarke S
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018
Mahalo, Clarke! We really appreciate your feedback!! That you for entrusting us with your surf lessons on your special surf vacation to Hawaii! It's been great working with you both and we look forward to your last lesson. Please come back and visit us again!
I was fortunate to get hooked up with Sammy for a kite boarding lesson. He was very accommodating given we were late because of being trapped by the Honolulu marathon. The drive over was beautiful and Kailua was VERY cool (my wife and daughter found...More
Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Michael H
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017
Mahalo for the very kind review, Mike! It was great working with you and meeting your family. Happy Holidays and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit!
My family and I stay-cationed in Kailua in October 2017 and rented two paddle boards from Sammy during the we were there. He was so easy to work with for drop off and pick up times and he even gave us a demo when he...More
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Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Cory D
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2018
Sorry for the long delay, but thanks so much for your feedback, Audra! We look forward to assisting you and your family again in the future!
Sammy, is a one of the cool guys out on his own on the beach, up against some bigger kite shops who dominate the space. I chose him as he was a one man shop, and he helped out and gave me use of gear...More
Date of experience: November 2016
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017
Stuart, thank you very much for your wonderful review! Mahalo for choosing us and take care.
I asked for a lesson at the beach - 24hours later I was kitesurfing, with Sammy's instructions.
I "Kitesurfed" before but never got it taught properly so I was always a little bit scared to go out.
The lesson with Sammy helped me to improve...More
Date of experience: May 2017
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017
Mahalo for your positive feedback! It's much appreciated. It was great working with you, and best of luck with your kiting endeavors!
My friends and I had been wanting to learn to kiteboard for some time, and finally bit the bullet, not quite knowing what to expect. We found Sammy's Aloha online and are stoked we did! Sammy is an absolute pro. He's the embodiment of Hawaiian...More
Date of experience: July 2016
Sammy-and-Kim, Owner at Sammy's Aloha Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017
Thanks so much for the awesome review! We really appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you back in Hawaii sometime. Mahalo!