The number of surfers in the water and waves per surfer varies from session to session, due to safety reasons and to ensure the quality of the experience.


  • Pro Sessions : we forecast about 10 surfers per side.
  • Expert Sessions : we forecast about 10 surfers per side.
  • Advanced Sessions : we forecast about 12 surfers per side.
  • Intermediate Sessions : we forecast about 12 surfers per side.
  • Malibu Sessions : we forecast about 16 surfers per side.
  • Waikiki Sessions : we forecast about 16 surfers per side.
  • Beginners Lessons : we forecast about 16 surfers per side 


During their session, Surfers at Alaia Bay usually catch an average of 10+ waves per hour. This can be variable : it not only depends on the fitness and surfing level, but also on the equipment chosen, the goals set during the session and its chosen rhythm, or any other factor personal to the Surfer.