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Kona Mike's Surf Adventures

75-5995 Kuakini Hwy, Pottery Terrace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2144
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Mike was a terrific teacher. His staff really worked well with my two boys 12 & 14. First time surf... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Boomer1964
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Madison, WI
via mobile
Great Surf Lessons with T!

We took a semi private lesson that was an incredible experience! Mike was really helpful and T our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
aallis12
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Chicago, Illinois
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Surf lessons, stand up paddle lessons and guided tours - for beginners and experienced surfers - with the best instructors on the Big Island! We surf twice a day, seven days a week. Book your adventure today!
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“group lesson” (6 reviews)
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75-5995 Kuakini Hwy, Pottery Terrace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2144
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Mike was a terrific teacher. His staff really worked well with my two boys 12 & 14. First time surf experience. They both had a great time! They were able to get up almost immediately.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took a semi private lesson that was an incredible experience! Mike was really helpful and T our instructor was patient and really fun as we were all first timers. I would highly recommend Mike's company! Thanks for a great day!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent experience! We had semi-private lessons -- just the two of us with Mike -- and I highly recommend instructions if you've never surfed before. The currents in Kona are strong and there are so many rocks, that you need an experienced guide to help...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

My husband and me, and 2 other couples took the group lesson. It was a lot of fun. All equipment was provided, proper instruction both in and out of the water was given. The lesson was given in a safe, non-intimidating area. All 4 of...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

I signed my kids (11 yrs and 13 yrs) up for a semi private lesson. They both had a fantastic time and my daughter said it was one of the best things she has ever done. Their instructor was Teagan (apologies if I mispelled her...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

I've surfed with Mike and his guys 5 times over the last 3 years and simply cannot say enough good about them. Most recently they took our whole family out (Wife, me, 4 kids) and absolutely EVERYONE had a blast! I don't think it's possible...More

Thank Jeremy K
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

We have surfed with Kona Mike's for 4 years in a row. Love their instructors and Kona Mike. The two kids did a semi-private and had a blast. Thanks, Kona Mike!

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Thank Liz W
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

Our instructor was super personable and proffesional. He was very experienced and made sure our experience was fun as well as educational.

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Thank jpitre77
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

I have one daughter that really wanted to try surfing, so we decided to have the whole family give it a go while we were in Kona. We have four kids ages 9-15, and it was one of our best experiences on the island. The...More

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Thank Paula C
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

I had never surfed before. Mike made the experience easy and fun, and I definitely want to continue surfing now that I've tried and enjoyed it.

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Thank 923dave
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