Stand Up Paddle Lessons in Waikiki

The Best Waikiki Stand Up Paddle Experience

Discover the serene beauty of Waikiki’s ocean waters with stand-up paddleboarding lessons offered by Jamie O’Brien School of Surf Waikiki. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or a new challenge, stand-up paddleboarding offers an unforgettable experience for all. It’s a fantastic way to enhance your balancing skills while strengthening your core and enjoying the stunning sights of Waikiki.

Our lessons provide a comprehensive introduction to stand-up paddleboarding, including essential safety tips and gear setup. Our experienced instructors ensure you feel confident and comfortable as you embark on your paddleboarding journey. As you glide across the pristine waters of Waikiki, you may even encounter local turtles and fish, adding to the magic of your experience. 

Suitable for all ages, stand up paddleboarding allows you to learn how to navigate and ride the waves in a safe and supportive environment. Partnering with Twin Fin Waikiki and Beach Candy, the Jamie O’Brien School of Surf Waikiki ensures top-notch instruction from world-class instructors and water safety experts.

Under the guidance of your instructor, you’ll receive all the necessary equipment and expert guidance to gain real-world experience on the ocean while having a fantastic time. Whether you choose a private or group lesson, you can expect a premium experience complete with professional media packages and exclusive merchandise available at our newly redesigned retail space in Twin Fin Waikiki along Kalakaua Ave.

Choose Your Waikiki Stand Up Paddle Lesson

  • Private Stand Up Paddle Experience – $209/person Elevate your Stand Up Paddle skills with a private lesson designed to maximize your wave count and accelerate your progress. Experience tailored guidance and coaching from your personal Stand Up Paddle instructor, guaranteeing an unparalleled learning journey. Enjoy a 1:1 guest/instructor ratio for a premium, customized Stand Up Paddle experience.
  • Ohana (Private Group) Stand Up Paddle Experience – $149/person Dive into an exclusive Stand Up Paddle experience tailored just for your group of friends and/or family with a dedicated instructor! Perfect for couples, families, and small groups seeking private, safe fun in the ocean. Enjoy a 4:1 guest/instructor ratio as you catch your first waves and create cherished memories with your loved ones.

  • Group Stand Up Paddle Lesson – $99/person Join our daily public group Stand Up Paddle lesson for an exhilarating ride with new friends! Whether you’re a beginner or experienced, all are welcome to experience the thrill of bodyboarding alongside like-minded individuals. Participants must be 12 years of age or older for safety reasons, ensuring a 4:1 guest/instructor ratio for personalized attention.

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Tips for a Successful Bodyboarding Lesson

Here are some tips to help you make the most of your Waikiki Bodyboarding lesson:

Wear sunscreen: The Hawaiian sun can be intense, so make sure to apply sunscreen before hitting the water.

Listen to your instructor: Your instructor has years of experience and knowledge of the local waters, so make sure to listen to their advice and instructions.

Be prepared: Get ready to have an incredible time! Be prepared to tell all your friends and neighbors when you get home that you had a once-in-a-lifetime surfing experience.