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About Ty Gurney Surf School
The Ty Gurney Surf School specializes in luxury private surf instruction on the island of Oahu. We customize our surf lessons to each individual, ensuring that students of all levels maximize their surfing experience on the best waves in the world. Our expert instruction guarantees all students will be surfing on their very first lesson!
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You are able to tell your friends I stood up on my very first lesson. The real feeling and awesome surf expeience. We are heart to heart to every single person. We always give the awesome customer services and great surf lessons.
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You are able to tell your friends I stood up on my very first lesson. The real feeling and awesome surf expeience. We are heart to heart to every single person. We always give the awesome customer services and great surf lessons.
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You are able to tell your friends I stood up on my very first lesson. The real feeling and awesome surf expeience. We are heart to heart to every single person. We always give the awesome customer services and great surf lessons.
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You are able to tell your friends I stood up on my very first lesson. The real feeling and awesome surf expeience. We are heart to heart to every single person. We always give the awesome customer services and great surf lessons.
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It was my first time on a surf board at 52 years old! and they had me standing within the first few attempts, very patient instructor and very encouraging, plus when I got a bit tired he nicely towed me out. The shop is very...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and our 6yo daughter had their fist surf lesson with the Ty Gurney team and they had a great time. They are very caring and flexible, perfect with young kids. We definitively recommend this surf school!

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a family of five , each had a private instructor.4 of 5 could surf with lessons and tips. The fifth could not surf and had a poor instructor who gave minimal advice. The videographer has to step in and help

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Frances H
Reviewed 2 days ago

They did a great job of helping teach me a 50 yr old how to surf , I will even use them again when I return.

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank cindyc90b
Reviewed 2 days ago

Zach was great! Very laid back, informative, helpful and my fiance and I were both able to catch multiple waves. I would highly recommend! The whole process between making the reservations to getting on the board and surfing was smooth and easy. No complications at...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kaylrose_
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arranged a series of lessons with Ty Gurney for our son Tyson when we visited Waikiki last July. Tyson had an awesome time and caught some great waves all the way from the outside reef. The whole crew (Ty, Courtney, Pete) really looked after...More

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank bradjdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been visiting Hawaii every year for the past 10 years. And for every visit, my two boys have been using Ty Gurney Surf School every morning during our visits. Both of my boys have issues on the Autism Spectrum, and...More

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Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an absolutely fantastic lesson. The instructors were great and I was really fortunate to have a lesson with Ty. We will be back again as it is such good fun.

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank joekelly272
Reviewed 1 week ago

I signed my grandson up for a surf lesson and it could not have been better, except for the weak waves in the afternoon. The office vibe was energetic and fun and the instructor was great coaching his pupil while making him feel safe and...More

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Date of experience: June 2019
Thank domccart
Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought my niece to Oahu as a high school graduation present. One of the highlights for her was her surfing lesson. I signed her up for a one hour solo lesson, but afterward she said she wished it had been the two hour lesson....More

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Date of experience: June 2019
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February 23, 2018|
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We went in the morning and it was perfect - the wind was nice and light and it was mild but the water wasn’t cold.
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Aloha, Thank you for contacting Ty Gurney Surf School. We are located to the East from from the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Most customers will either have a short 10min walk or catch a quick car ride over. What other... More
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