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Maui Surfing & SUP Lessons

Shop Information

Maui Waveriders is a family owned and operated business dedicated to providing Maui surfing lessons to each student for a fun, safe and unforgettable surf experience. Each lesson is designed to fit the ability and skill of the surfer. Maui Waveriders’ mission is to go extra mile to make your surf experience on Maui is the most memorable highlight of your vacation.

All instructors are avid surfers and are CPR and First Aid trained. They are experts at catching waves and love helping people learn how to surf in Hawaii. Maui’s waters are prized for their clarity and abundance of turtles, manta rays, dolphins, and whales (within migrating seasons).

Rental Information

Maui Waveriders Surf School provides both surfing and stand up paddleboarding lessons on the beautiful beaches of Kihei.

Surf school provides everything you need to surf in one easy lesson. Each lesson includes an approximate 10-15 minute land lesson on the basics of surfing, and ocean safety. The rest of the lesson is spent in the water with your instructor.

SUP lessons are 1.5 hours long and include rash guard, reef booties and SUP equipment.

Maui SUP & Surfing Lessons Group Rate Semi-private Private
Surfing Lessons (per person) $70 $95 $150
SUP Lessons (per person) $70 $95 $150

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Trail Info

Where to Paddle

Our Kihei shop is located on Kihei Road directly across from Kalama Beach Park.  Kalama Beach Park has a great beginners’ break called The Cove”, which makes it the perfect place to learn to surf.


Q What is included in each SUP or surfing lesson?

Each SUP package includes rash guard, reef booties, and SUP equipment.

Surfing lessons include boards.

Q What should we bring for the lesson?

Don't forget to bring water, and sunscreen.

Q What are your cancellation policies?

Should you be delayed due to travel you must inform us before 5pm local time the date before your lesson so your reservation is not considered a “no-show.” The lesson will be rescheduled for another time or date, without fees. Should you cancel the lesson without rescheduling, a 50% charge of the total will occur.

Q Will there be dolphins?

We can't guarantee that you'll see dolphins, but our part of the beach is frequented by adorable turtles!


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