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Retail store that sells equipment for surfing, stand up paddling, skim boarding, bodyboarding, body surfing, freediving, snorkeling, kayaking, windsurfing, kitesurfing, and foiling for surf and wind sports. Hawaiian WaterSports works with Pa’ani Wai...more
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171 Hamakua Dr, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2840
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We used Hawaiian Watersports to rent a kayak and SUP to take to Lanikai beach on a Friday afternoon. The online reservation system was super easy and definitely the best prices that I found in my online research. The team was helpful getting us good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chelsealynae88
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I unfortunately booked kite lessons online with another shop and the guy no call, no showed me. Then I found Hawaiian WaterSports shop and they were so welcoming, accommodating and helpful. With a matter of having only a few hours before my flight they got...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mlr0bb0
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The staff was helpful in putting the kayaks on our rental car. I gave this 2 Stars because I reserved a skim board and a couple days before I was to pick it up, I received an email stating they sold their last skim board...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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808Mama, Manager at Hawaiian WaterSports Kailua, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Hi, we apologize for not having the skimboard available for your son. We are the only organization that carry only the high end $300 skimboards and offer them for a $24 rentals, and we know that no other company offer this activity. By policy we...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018

A wonderful and fun excursion! We spent an amazing afternoon on the water paddling with Keona during our guided kayak tour from Kailua Bay, past Flat Island and Lanikai Beach, on to Mokulua Nui Island, and back. She pointed out features of the local environment...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GeoMa3
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Our instructor (art) taught me, my brother, and my father (in separate lessons) and was absolutely terrible. Not only did he crash our kite 3 times by himself, he also is awful at explaining even simple concepts. He even would say contradictory things and was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gman540
808Mama, Manager at Hawaiian WaterSports Kailua, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

We are sorry to hear about your experience with Art. We really do wish you had said your criticisms in person to Josh, our 20-year senior instructor, when he asked you how your lesson went, in order to resolve this at that time. Truthfully, it...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

The price for rentals can't be beat! For a very minimal fee, they supply you with the necessary supplies to transport your kayaks (the location is not right at the beach). They were super friendly and accommodating.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jackie N
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I booked with Hawaiian Watersports because the price couldn't be beat. They were extremely reasonably priced but they were also great to deal with. Very friendly and helpful during the entire pick up and return process.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank klfr
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I took my first ever kite boarding lesson in a private session with Sophia. I was very impressed with what I had learned in one lesson and left feeling confident that it wasn't going to take me long to get out on the board. Sophia's...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank thomasoA3310WM
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

When I first moved to Oahu I came across Hawaiian Water Sports through a Groupon special for SUP rentals. I didnt meet the groupn time requirements but the shop honored the rates anyways. Great, knowledgeable and friendly staff, that I always enjoy going in for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

I booked a three hour kite surfing lesson for my girl friend who had never kited before and at the end of the lesson she body dragged three times and was ready to try it on her own. Hans was the instructor and did an...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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