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Hanalei Strings

5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-9633
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Fun lessons!!

My husband and I were in Hawaii for our honeymoon in August 2017 and wanted to purchase a ukulele... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ashley G
Ukulele Lessons... and yarn!

This was so much fun. They do $20 ukulele lessons every Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7pm. It's... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Shawn H
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5-5190 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-9633
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in Hawaii for our honeymoon in August 2017 and wanted to purchase a ukulele as a souvenir. We stopped into this store, and they conveniently had lessons that evening! Knowing nothing about how to play, we signed up, and the...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This was so much fun. They do $20 ukulele lessons every Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7pm. It's really fun. The instructor does a great job of demystifying music and chords and gives you a solid start. Of course they love it even more when you...More

Thank Shawn H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We visited for a beginner lesson and we had a great time strumming and laughing along. Really wanted to buy a new ukulele but the one we wanted was $1,500 and I had a $1k cap. Never-the-less it was a great experience, they have ukes...More

Thank awb2222
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We saw an ad on Kauai TV (channel for things to do and see on Kauai). Looking for different things to do, we signed up for the Tuesday night class. So glad we did! Kirk is an excellent teacher and presented basic instruction will great...More

Thank Retired_Idahoan
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Called in on a wim, came out with a ukulele! Then took the group lesson (6-7 pm Tuesday & Thursday s) great fun. Helpful & knowledgeable staff made learning easy. Beautiful selection of ukuleles to suit all price ranges.

1  Thank phil s
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We went to Hanalei Strings to buy instruments, jokingly asking if they had banjos. We walked into the store mid-morning and were the only customers. The guy reading his computer at the desk was one of the rudest people I've ever encountered. He made it...More

1  Thank MargieMcA
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Wife and I took a one hour lesson. Large group and we all got necessary attention from a fine instructor and his son. Learned quite a bit, loved every minute, and we got some wine.

Thank John-in-Monument
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We've purchased two ukuleles here. Both have been great experiences. My daughter was able to take one of their lessons. The staff is great with everyone who walks through their doors!

1  Thank Mary Jean H
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This store is packed with ukuleles of all types and descriptions. A popular shop in the Chin Young Market in Hanalei. They also advertise ukulele lessons (in store) and rentals, as well as guitar rentals. A great place to check out for the novice or...More

1  Thank thaward
Reviewed 1 May 2016

A wonderful store where you can rent a guitar for the week, or take Ukulele lessons for $20.00 a night, including your instrument, and a glass of wine if desired. It was a fun atmosphere with an excellent instructor. A very good family experience, as...More

1  Thank Martha G
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