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Address: 113 Prison St, On the Corner of Front and Prison St., Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1208
Phone Number:
+1 808-276-7873
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07:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on...

Expert instructors and professional surfers teach you to ride a wave on your first lesson, then help you improve, fast!

First time surfers and athletes looking to improve performance are welcome.

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We had a great time. Patient friendly teachers who really loved their work and had lots of great tips. We were happily surprised that such skilled surfers were willing to work so... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mmalamut
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Dedham, Massachusetts

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Dedham, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time. Patient friendly teachers who really loved their work and had lots of great tips. We were happily surprised that such skilled surfers were willing to work so hard for us complete novices and were so encouraging.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We tried a 2h surfing introductory class while in Lahaina. Def something you should try - great teachers, great experience, highly recommended!

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Port Moody, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

18 months ago our son had his first surf lesson with josh and loved it. Yesterday he had his second and it was fantastic once again - Josh is great with kids (our son is now 10) and he had a fab time. Mahalo Josh, see you next time!!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Mahalo brother! Had a great time learning to surf from Marcelo. Built my confidence up and then took me to the big waves!!! Will be back next year to get my kids trained! 5 stars! Private lesson is worth every penny.

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ny
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My kids 9 and 12 were first time surfers. Great staff had them up and at it in no time. Definitely be back in the future. Mahalo

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Lafayette
1 review
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Awesome instructors and my little kids (5 & 6) can't wait to come back! Instructors were patient and encouraging.

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Piedmont, California
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had a fun family surf lesson. Our instructor was a great teacher. He kept it simple and fun and not surprisingly....we all learned how to surf. It could not have been better.

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Chino Hills, California
1 review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Kea was great! 3 kids surfed ages 9, 11, 12. He was patient and ensured all had a great time. Was second time our daughter sifted with him (private lesson when she was 8) and another awesome experience!

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Bellevue, Washington
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We have used RLSA a few times in the past always a great experience. Granger our instructor this trip was best we've had! Great job, Thanks!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My teens 12, 14 wanted to do this so I agreed and so glad I joined them. Super easy to find right on the corner of Prison st., easy check in, great guides that as my 14 became better would take out further and more challenging waves which he loved. Great training about 15 min. on the beach and then... More 

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