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Maui Wave Riders

2021 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9701
+1 808-875-4761
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SUP lesson a bit disappointing

I had booked an SUP lesson in August 2017 as I had never done an SUP before. However, it turned out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, Canada
Al at MWR is totally Shaka!!!

My son and I gave MWR a try after taking a lesson in Kauai earlier in our trip (where my 8 yo got... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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MWR is a family owned and operated business dedicated to providing surfing lessons to each student with a fun, safe and unforgettable surf experience. We adapt our style of teaching to the ability of each student. We will go that extra mile to make your surf experience the most memorable highlight of your vacation!
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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2021 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9701
+1 808-875-4761

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had booked an SUP lesson in August 2017 as I had never done an SUP before. However, it turned out to be not really worth it. The instructor was friendly but did not explain much but was more or less promoting his cloth brand...More

Thank domilon94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I gave MWR a try after taking a lesson in Kauai earlier in our trip (where my 8 yo got up on the board but I couldn't pull it off). We got lucky enough to get Al...the godfather of MWR in Kihei....More

Thank jmcnulty142
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a semi private surf lesson with Al and Kaimi and I was so impressed. They had our 5 and 7 year old up on the first time and made it an experience they will never forget. They provided everything we needed - shirts,...More

Thank lovetotravl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By far one of the highlights of our trip! Ola was our kids' instructor - he's definitely a huge asset for Maui Wave Riders. Had the kids up and riding waves in minutes. By the end of their session he even had them surfing tandem!...More

Thank Kevin1234514
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very professional and great instructahs! Sunny B got all four of us up our first time out. He is personable and professional. We ran into other instructors from other companies on the surf who were not so professional or courteous. Sunny made sure we had...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our kids had just learned to surf the weekend before we came to Hawaii, so we were clearly amateurs. We found the beach across the street is considered "the Maui Waikiki" so that sounded perfect. Maui Wave Riders was so quick to help us figure...More

Thank Traci R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Jimmy was our surf instructor and he did excellent. I was able to stand up each time! My husband had more difficulty (apparently men and tall people can have more difficulty) but still had fun. Jimmy was confident and he helped us feel comfortable doing...More

Thank Moppet2525
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Took a group surf lesson with Al. Al was an amazing surf instructor. Was in a class with my two daughters who are 9 and 11. My first time surfing ever. Al made it easy for us. He was encouraging and super helpful. We all...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was my third trip to Maui, but the first visit for my teenage daughter and my boyfriend's teenage daughter. My boyfriend and I had rented surfboards at the Cove in the past, but we thought it would be nice to give the girls a...More

Thank Jessika1018
Reviewed 25 July 2017

My daughter and I enjoyed a very memorable day as Ben taught us to surf at Cove Park and had so much fun we hung back after the lesson to surf on our own. Ben was fantastic! Maui Waveriders - Kihei is located across the...More

8  Thank JRH68
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