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Hilo Ocean Adventures

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1717 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4636
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US$90.00*
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Blonde's Reef Express Snorkel Tour
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US$149.00*
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Whale Watch and Hamakua Coast Sight Seeing Tour
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US$49.00*
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Hilo Bay Banana Boat Rides
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Hilo Ocean Adventures is a family-friendly, safe, and exciting scuba diving store right in Hilo. With a strong commitment to fun, Hilo Ocean Adventures provides scuba certifications and dive tours in all the favorite shore spots- and more! We also have the only Dive/Snorkel boat in Hilo!! Whether to purchase some new gear, to fill a tank, or check the shore report, we can't wait to meet you!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“dive master” (7 reviews)
“dive shop” (5 reviews)
“great dive” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1717 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4636
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"dive master"
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"dive shop"
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"great dive"
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"shore diving"
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"boat ride"
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"sea life"
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"these guys"
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"the big island"
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"certification"
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"gear"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had an amazing time snorkeling at two beach parks. Our guide made sure everyone in the group got what they came for in terms of sea life. She made us brave enough to buy snorkel gear of our own and head to other beach...More

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Mark S, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review. Our staff loves the ocean and sharing the wonders with our guests. Very glad you had a great adventure!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Thank you soooooo much Hunter, Andrew, Kemo and Heather!! You made our trip absolutely wonderful!! We saw whales, turtles AND DOLPHINS:) The boat was great, the team was amazing and the tour FAR exceeded our expectations! Thank you so much Hilo Ocean Adventures;)

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Mark S, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

THANK you for the 5 star review. Hunter, Andrew and Kimo are the BEST. We strive to make sure all of our guests have a great time. Glad you could enjoy your ocean adventure!

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The captain was very knowledgeable and lead us straight to a pod of whales. We eventually saw two pods of whales, which were very close to our boat. It was a once in a lifetime experience! An absolutely amazing, beautiful experience!

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Mark S, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you very much for the 5 star review. We are glad we could share our love of the ocean and that you were able to see these gentle giants. Come and see us again next time you visit.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We had a great time with Capt Kimo and Dereck on our humpback whale adventure in Dec '17. Dereck informed us a lot about the humpback as well as spinnner dolphins. We were blessed to have a breach about 70 yards from our boat. We...More

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Mark S, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Glad you had a wonderful time on our whale watch adventure! Thank you for the feedback and review.

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