Hang 10 with the Top Surfboard Rentals near Waikiki

A photo of a couple in Waikiki with rental surfboard.Oahu is known as a tropical paradise for good reason. This picturesque Hawaii island’s idyllic weather, crystal waters, and sandy beaches draw visitors looking for a relaxing escape from life year after year. As a top Honolulu hotel, Prince Waikiki is the perfect home base for any Hawaii getaway. Guests will be within walking distance of a variety of great area activities, including surf spots. There are several surfboard rental shops throughout Waikiki that’ll have everything visitors need for a day out on the waves.

A Guide to Area Rental Shops

Experienced and beginner surfers alike will have no problem finding great surfing spots on Oahu. Before setting off for their surfing adventures, guests should stop by one of the fantastic surfboard rental shops. The experienced staff at these shops will recommend the perfect board and offer tips for riding Hawaii waves.

  • Quality Surfboards Hawaii is a full-service surf shop that has rental boards in a variety of lengths. Those who rent a board from this Ala Moana Boulevard store can change out their board at any time during their rental.
  • Located on Waikiki Beach Walk, Big Wave Dave at Surf & Coffee has a board perfect for any skill level, including short or long boards, soft tops, and hard tops. They also offer other essential surf gear for rent. 
  • Enjoy convenient rental from Star Beachboys, located right across from Waikiki Beach. This shop has several dozen boards to choose from, so surfers will find the ideal board for them.

Other popular rental shops include Blue Planet, Koa Board Sports, and Moniz Family Surf. Several of these shops also offer surf lessons, perfect for visitors who are brand new to the sport of surfing. Experienced instructors will work with riders to have everyone comfortable on their boards before jumping in the water.

Explore the Waters during a Stay at Prince Waikiki

A photo of a group enjoying breakfast after surfing with rental surfboard in Waikiki.Surfing is a quintessential activity that every visitor should think about trying during their Oahu vacation. Prince Waikiki is just minutes away from famous beaches like Kahanamoku Beach and Waikiki Beach, popular destinations for those looking to ride the waves. After returning their surfboard rentals, guests at Prince Waikiki can refuel at 100 Sails Restaurant & Bar or enjoy a bite to eat in the comfort of their room. With a range of suite and room accommodations and fantastic on-site amenities, this upscale Oahu hotel is the ideal home away from home. To learn more about booking a stay or special offers, call 855-622-7558 or email [email protected]