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Willis Brothers Surfing

408 Topeka St, Oceanside, CA 92054-3025
+1 760-978-9263
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Got up my first try! Extraordinary teachers!

I had a total blast learning how to surf with the Willis brothers. They are outstanding teachers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nick M
via mobile
Amazing time

Never been surfing before and I was up in 5 minutes. Amazing people, skills, and advice. They teach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jake M
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The fastest and safest way to learn how to surf. Located in San Diego and the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii. We are a family owned & operated business offering residents and visitors of all ages & ethnicity here on Oahu and in San Diego a complete surfing experience, Our Surfing School has been sharing the aloha of surfing for over four decades.
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408 Topeka St, Oceanside, CA 92054-3025
+1 760-978-9263
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a total blast learning how to surf with the Willis brothers. They are outstanding teachers and their enthusiasm for surfing and teaching people how to surf is incredible. I hope you take the opportunity to have the Willis brothers as your mentors when...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never been surfing before and I was up in 5 minutes. Amazing people, skills, and advice. They teach more than just surfing. How to spot a rip current, how to get out of the rip current and amazing life lessons. Had an amazing time.

Thank Jake M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I meet the Willis Brothers first time in august 2016 and got my first lesson in surfing. This year I broth a good friend so he got start his learning and I can say he loved it. So if your looking to learn how to...More

Thank Steinar R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Willis Brothers are the best instructors I've ever met. This is my third surfing lesson, other two are group lessons in Hawaii. From today, I learned how to ride a wave. The first part is the most important. You must remember these safety rules all...More

Thank Lin L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I am a beginner and took a private lesson and was up surfing within five minutes of getting in the water. Michael was extremely calm and patient and was an extraordinary teacher. I was afraid to stand up at first and by the end of...More

Thank heathermmott
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We traveled to Oceanside from Ohio with four kids ranging in age from 7 to 18. We decided to get the kids surf lessons and called Willis Brothers Surfing. After speaking with them my husband and I decided to try it too!! Michael and Milton...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The Willis Brothers got my teen, her friend, and me up on our boards and riding to the shore in 30 minutes. They are the greatest. They really want to teach you to surf, and it shows. I had never skied, skateboarded, or done much...More

Thank NEOKTraveler
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I had never tried surfing before and wanted to take lessons. I had done a lot of research on different instructors but wanted to find the perfect fit and I did with the Milton and Michael Willis! They took the time to educate me on...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to Willis brothers in a Saturday after making a reservation via phone the previous night. Though their house does not really look like a classroom for surfing, Willis brothers themselves are very patient, helpful, considerate, and interesting coaches. For example,...More

Thank Nan Z
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I returned to Southern California for winter holiday and looked up the Willis Brothers for a 'refresher' surf lesson (I went with them a year ago, and wrote a review 'positivity, generosity, integrity'). I thought we'd do just a quick session but Michael stayed with...More

Thank Jo Z
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