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Muriwai Surf School

458 Motutara Road | Auckland, Muriwai Beach, Auckland 0881, New Zealand
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Amazing surfing lessons, with awesome people.

Great people, they were extremely safe, friendly, and knowledgeable. Couldn't have picked a better... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
joeyratajczak
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Nelson, New Zealand
Made our New Zealand Trip

We rented 3 surf boards for 2 weeks for our trip around the Northern Island. They had great Epoxy... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Peter210418
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Calgary, Canada
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Muriwai Surf School is located only 35mins drive from Aucklands central city. Our surf shed is only a one minute walk from the beach. We are located in a regional park which has fantastic walks with great coastal views. The beach is a black sand beach and 45km long. Aucklands West Coast (Tasman Sea) gets plenty of swell which makes it a perfect place for surfers and non surfers looking to escape the hussle and bussle of the city for a few hours (or in my case life). From the surf shed we offer surf lessons, surf coaching, surfboard & wetsuit hire, adventure hire, blokart hire. We are a Kiwi owned and operated family business who pride ourselves on our old school friendly service.
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458 Motutara Road | Auckland, Muriwai Beach, Auckland 0881, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Great people, they were extremely safe, friendly, and knowledgeable. Couldn't have picked a better place to learn how to surf.

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thanks for the review Joey. Stoked you and Terry had a good time with us and look forward to catching up with you next time your out at the beach.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We rented 3 surf boards for 2 weeks for our trip around the Northern Island. They had great Epoxy boards at the best rental price. They even provided a New Zealand trip guide that was totally helpful. My daughter and I had dozens of life...More

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Peter, thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review. We pride ourselves on having a large range of good quality surfboards and wetsuits to rent. at reasonable prices. Stoked you had a great surf holiday in New Zealand and we...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great kit (decent wetsuits with no holes, new looking boards). Awesome and friendly coaches (shout out Craig and Tristan). They were very safety conscious (we got a briefing at the start on how to spot rip tides etc). They kept an eye on us the...More

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Charlie, Thanks so much for your kind words. Stoked you had fun, felt safe and learnt heaps. Both Craig and Tristan are fantastic surf coaches and there is nothing better than getting positive feed back on their effort.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Got our first lesson here and we are defenetly comming back. The peopel are very helpful and nice and the beach next to the school is perfect for surfing.

Thank Philip K
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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Philip, thanks heaps for the positive review. Loving our job and place work makes it super easy to be nice and helpful. We look forward to catching up next time you are out at the beach.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Thoroughly excellent experience and a great way to learn to surf. The surf coaches Tristan and Craig were brilliant making sure everyone in the group was having a good time and safely. We wil be going back again.

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Awesome thanks:)

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

There was 5 of us booked on for the 3pm class. Dillan and Jonas were absolutely brilliant, encouraging teachers and light hearted. My surf board took me clean out whacking my head, Dillian was straight over and professional. Absolutely loved it the experience, worth every...More

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thanks for the review Lauren.. see you again soon:)

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Thanks Martin for your time in showing Mikayla and myself in how to have so much fun on the blokarts. Mikayla is still giving big grins to herself as she remembers the enjoyment of going up and down the beach while lifting one of her...More

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hi Darryl thanks so much for your positive review. Stoked you had heaps of fun and that Mikayla loved it. Its always cool to do fun things with your children and with a bit of luck next time the dragon will be up for it...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

The surf school is a nice easy drive from Auckland and the people running the school could not have been nicer. My instructor Cooper was great. He was very easy to get along with and encouraging to the entire group of surfers. Would recommend to...More

Thank John S
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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hi John, Thank you so much for you positive review. Stoked you had a good time with us. Its always fantastic to get positive feed back on our coaches. Cooper is a born and breed local boy who has grown into a fine young man....More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We took a 3 day surf course and enjoyed everyday of it. The beach is very beautiful. The surfschool is very friendly and relaxed. Not so much talking and theory, more about getting in to the water. Which we realized was good thing for us...More

Thank Hampus P
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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thanks Hampus:) You guys did great! Welcome to the world of surfing....

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

My son and his friends recently paid for four kids from a low decile school to have surf lessons as an experience.What an absolutely fabulous day they had.We were warmly welcomed ,explained the procedure for signing in and the given wetsuits .Matt the instructor was...More

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muriwaisurfschool, Owner at Muriwai Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

It is our pleasure:) We love surfing and are happy to pass it on! The kids were lovely and are lucky to have people willing to go the extra mile for them.

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