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Uncle Bryan's Sunset Suratt Surf School

Haleiwa Beach Park, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
+1 808-783-8657
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Professional, relaxed, and highly recommend. A+++++

All skill levels. They will take your surfing to the next level. Or begin your lifetime journey... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Houston, Texas

Uncle B is a character. He appears to hire good instructors (we took 2 separate lessons and had... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julianna C
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Uncle Bryan Suratt presents, Sunset Suratt Surf Academy. Located on the North Shore of Oahu, home of Hawaii's most famous surf spots, Uncle Bryan prides himself on having the best trained surf instructors in Hawaii. All of our instructors are pro-level surfers themselves. Our surf school develops skills for longboard, short board, and stand-up paddle surfing. We take 6-month-old babies and adults in their 70s out for their very first time! Our surf lessons are for all ages and all levels, we teach surfers from beginners to pros. Sunset Suratt Surf Academy's classrooms are in the ocean from Sunset beach to Pipeline to Haleiwa, for a safe, guided hands on experience in the world of surfing. "It will be the most rewarding and thrilling gift that you can give to yourself or a loved one. A cherished experience of a lifetime. GO FOR IT!"Looking for a surfboard to rent while on the North Shore? Look no further. We got 'em—from shortboards to longboards to stand-up paddle boards! Sunset Suratt offers quality surfboard rentals.
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Haleiwa Beach Park, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
+1 808-783-8657

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Reviewed yesterday

All skill levels. They will take your surfing to the next level. Or begin your lifetime journey of surfing with this dream team.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Uncle B is a character. He appears to hire good instructors (we took 2 separate lessons and had different instructors who were both very good). The intake process was sketchy. I signed a form saying that I'd read the waiver when in fact I had...More

Thank Julianna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When taking lessons with Uncle Bryan's the relaxed vibe is almost concerning, except that they quickly demonstrate that they have each step figured out. Even when they have to adapt, they do it on the spot without confusion. I had called Uncle Bryan (the owner)...More

Thank Haroldnuk
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

What an unforgettable experience! Everyone was so friendly and treated you like family. Easy first lesson and all of us stool up on our first wave! They give you a long sleeve rashgard top to wear while you surf and surfboards with good grip for...More

Thank Kelsey W
sunsetsuratt, Owner at Uncle Bryan's Sunset Suratt Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you for taking your time to tell people about our school! Hope you can come back one day! Aloha, Lisa and Uncle Bryan

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Booked a 2 hour semi private lesson for one adult and one (14yr) child. Directions to the location (from a non-local perspective) were clear and upon arrival to the easy up tent, Uncle Brian greeted us with a friendly Hello!. He introduced us to our...More

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sunsetsuratt, Owner at Uncle Bryan's Sunset Suratt Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great description of your experience. It will be very helpful to others! Glad you had such a great time too. Aloha, Lisa and Uncle B

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 6, with 4 young teenagers and have been surfing one time before. I would highly recommend Uncle Bryan’s surf school. The location varies depending on the season and the waves, we were at Haleiwa Beach Park, which is right in...More

1  Thank Monica C
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Uncle Bryan has clearly been refining this operation steadily over time. From the moment we checked in, to meeting the instructor (and the other instructors who jumped in to help out) to the moment we returned with the boards....it was quite machine, all while maintaining...More

1  Thank tdorth
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

HIGHLY recommend Uncle Bryan’s for client-oriented service, highly knowledgeable and super friendly instructors, and kids smiling from ear to ear when they’re done! I brought my 13 and 14 year old nieces and 10 year old nephew. The 14 year old is from the mainland...More

1  Thank Shann0nInChicag0
Reviewed 31 December 2017

First time out surfing and took my kids. The instructors were absolutely fantastic with them. Very patient and very detailed in their explanations. All members of the family got up on the board and had a wonderful time! A big thank you to Miles and...More

Thank Dave C
sunsetsuratt, Owner at Uncle Bryan's Sunset Suratt Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi Dave, thank you for taking your time to let people know about our school! Glad to hear you had such a great time! Aloha, Lis and Bryan

Reviewed 30 December 2017

First trip to Hawaii and wanted to surprise my kids with a surfing experience,booked Uncle Bryans and it was amazing!!! We were met by Uncle Bryan and his family. Uncle Bryan was so friendly and so helpful!! His son Cru and employee Mike took myself,...More

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11 March 2017|
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Response from Kit_Hoi | Reviewed this property |
I think the surf school is great and can accomodate different levels of skill easily. Ask them directly about the waves this time of year. I don't know what it's like in January. They are really knowledgeable and if you... More
23 September 2015|
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Response from sunsetsuratt | Property representative |
Hello! We would love to take you surfing. You can play it by hear but if you give us a bit of notice we can have some one ready to take you surfing other wise you may need to wait until our instructors are out of the... More