Quickly master the bodyboarding techniques you'll need to take on the legendary Hawaiian surf with private lessons - great for the beginner, intermediate or advanced bodyboarder.  Private lessons are available for ages 5 and up.

Whether you're a seasoned boarder looking for local knowledge about the Hawaii breaks or brand new to the sport, ready to catch that first wave, these private instructors can help teach you what you need to know to make the most of your Hawaiian experience.

If you want to start riding fast, nothing beats one-on-one instruction.

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Per Person, Ages 5+):

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Tour / Activity Details

2 hours
9:00 am, 12:00 pm & 3:00 pm daily

Minimum age is 5.  Tour includes Waikiki hotel pick-up.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

COVID-19 Protocols Updates

  • As of March 26, 2022, Hawaii's Safe Travels Program no longer exists, meaning there are no travel restrictions or mandates for domestic USA travelers. Travelers arriving in Hawaii from international airports must still comply with U.S. federal requirements. Consult with your airline for details.


Your 2-hour lesson starts with a land lesson to learn proper paddling technique, turns, maneuvering over waves and positioning to ride your first wave. You will also learn proper water safety and etiquette. Then you will be in the water for 1.5 hours learning hands-on to ride waves.

Operating out of multiple Waikiki locations easily accessible to you!

  • New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel
  • Park Shore Waikiki
  • Outrigger Reef on The Beach
  • Sheraton Waikiki
  • Kahala Mandarin Oriental


Please Note

  • Equipment included
  • Advanced registration required
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the lesson for check-in
  • Apply sunscreen to face, arms and backs of legs ONLY
  • Students must be comfortable in the water and able to swim


Minimum age is 5.  Tour includes Waikiki hotel pick-up.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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