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Big Island Divers

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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
+1 808-329-6068
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Amazing trip!!

We've had an incredible time travelling several Hawaiian islands and the Manta Ray snorkel with Big... read more

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jonathanmorgan615
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Great service and quality diving

I picked Big Island Divers from searching Dive centers in Kona and was very glad I did.I did a two... read more

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Big Island Divers has been serving the Kona diving community since 1984. We offer a full-service diving experience, allowing you to relax and enjoy the underwater scenery. With 5 vessels and a crew of over 40, we accommodate divers or snorkelers of all experience levels and take great pride in providing unforgettable memories day after day. We love sharing our passion with others, and we offer a wide variety of certifications for beginners and advanced divers alike. Our knowledgeable and patient PADI and SSI instructors are here to help those wanting to take the first step in their dive education; experienced divers can enjoy progressing their skills with our extensive specialty course offerings list. Our newly-renovated, 2,000+ square foot retail space is fully stocked with every kind of equipment, apparel, dive accessory,and snorkel gear you need to enjoy the ocean.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
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Reviewed yesterday

We've had an incredible time travelling several Hawaiian islands and the Manta Ray snorkel with Big Island Divers was undoubtedly one of the top highlights (and one of the best experiences we've ever had). The team was great - Megan, Jade and Captain Rob. I'd...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I picked Big Island Divers from searching Dive centers in Kona and was very glad I did.I did a two tank morning dive with them. I mentioned that I would like to see Some Mantas and know they cannot guarantee seeing them. They heard my...More

Thank David R
Reviewed yesterday

My son and I went on the morning charter. He dove and I snorkeled. The dive boat was extremely clean, was well stocked with food and drinks, and the rental equipment was top notch. Captain Andrew was awesome and mate Carin tended all everyone's needs....More

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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must when you are visiting! The ride out at sunset was beautiful! The ride back at night with all the stars was beautiful! Swimming with the Manta Rays... was breathtaking! The crew (Meghan, Elise, & Ryan) did an amazing job! Sometimes tours...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I did the night manta snorkel as we both have sinus issues and can’t dive. Well it was amazing and I mean that in the truest sense of the word. Majestic , other worldly and epic also come to mind. Check in...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Out of this world, we can’t wait to get our certifications and come back to do a dive. Our crew (Ryan, Meghan and Elise) were exceptional, tonnes of knowledge but most importantly they were super fun. Meghan’s ability to blend a large amount of ‘dad...More

Thank Kristwhy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for a trip with an absolutely awesome crew, Sam, Becca and Joshua, was so much fun and entertaining by the crew! Had two dives and we already saw Manta Rays on the first dive, which was so cool! Second dive made me speechless as...More

Thank lenap560
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most amazing dive ever!!! We had 6 mantas at one time during the dive and had three the whole dive! The dive masters were amazing and super friendly. I highly recommend this dive.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

For years I've always wanted to do the Manta Ray night dive and I finally got my wish and boy was my wish a great experience, in and out of the water. Captain Mike and his crew, Katrina and Alexis aboard the Honu Iki were...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The overall experience from check in to departure was flawless. The staff was friendly and professional. We dove on 10/18/17. Our crew that night were like a welled oiled machine. Gear was at the ready, clear instructions, and even a tray of fresh pineapple waiting...More

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Siyun Z
16 August 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
You get to swim with them but the day we did it they took us to the beach in front of the Sheraton so there were 100s of other people in the water which made it difficult to actually "swim " with dolphins. We got to watch... More
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sweetsals4u
17 April 2017|
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Response from Wes S | Reviewed this property |
If floating is your only concern, you'll be fine. Just let the staff know and they will look after you. Enjoy!
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Shw25
28 March 2017|
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Response from Maconnor | Reviewed this property |
I did the dive with my two teenage children (17 & 15) as the 3rd or 4th dive post their certification. It is a very safe and controlled environment and the Big Island Dive team are very experienced and attentive. I recommend... More
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