We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kona Diving Company

Features Animals
Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Kona Diving Company
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
376
All photos (376)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“manta night dive”(118 reviews)
“dive master”(192 reviews)
“brownie”(148 reviews)
About
Awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2014, Kona Diving Company offers SCUBA diving adventures off of their custom dive boat on the Kona coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Contact us for certification of all levels, introductory...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Contact
74-5615 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3622
Website
+1 808-331-1858
Call
Reviews (1,097)
Filter reviews
1,079 results
Traveller rating
1,036
28
5
6
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,036
28
5
6
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews manta night dive dive master brownie trail mix hot shower dive shop wraps these guys fish the big island long range great dive air consumption captain mike experienced divers eagle rays two tank
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,079 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

I did the 2 tank dive, one is during daylight, the 2nd is at night with the manta rays... I was diving on my own and it's been some time since my certification... I was forthcoming about being a bit nervous and they were just...More

Thank AAC_aac_aac
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My 14 y/o daughter and I spent 3 fantastic half-days diving with Kona Diving Company. We sought them out based on a family member of mine’s referral. Glad we did, too! Fair prices, service is top notch, and a diverse team of knowledgable divers supported...More

1  Thank esparto
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Manta Ray night dive is a must. I can't believe I almost didn't do it. I was hesitant because it was my first night dive. I had seen rays but never manta rays. These large majestic creatures are incredible. I would do the dive again...More

Thank 419ameliak
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would not even consider using any other company for a Big Island Dive! The wife and I had a great experience! This was our first time diving as certified divers. They did a great job making us feel welcome and secure without coddling us. We...More

Thank rlamb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It goes without saying that the Manta Dive is incredible! But the crew from Kona Divers made it even more amazing! Funny, knowledgeable and incredibly helpful, these guys really helped make this dive a great experience. We used our own gear, but when we were...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! My wife and I booked with them last minute and are so glad we did! No clue about the shop, but on and in the water the crew was Courteous, fun, laid back, and seemed to know their stuff! Aside from seeing 20 manta...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Night dive 11/02 on Imi Kai. Captain Shane was professional and charming. Found us a fantastic spot for a night dive. Divemasters Hailey and Daniel were extremely detail oriented and made sure everything ran smoothly. The whole crew never let us lift a finger! After...More

Thank Brittany G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been diving solo around Hawaii for three weeks and KDC were everything you want and need in a diving company. They’re fun (excellent banter) and professional with a focus on safety. Lindsay and Kerry were great to dive with, excellent knowledge of dive sites...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went diving 10/15 and saw Mantas on both the twilight reef dive and the Manta night dive. Our crew was the best. We had safe, small DM to diver ratios, Luke gave some of the most thorough dive briefings I've ever had, and we...More

Thank cmlucier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The day we were diving, we went with Kerry during our day time dives. Kerry was so informative, and fun. The DM to diver ratio was fair, and we never felt unsafe in the water. During surface intervals there were yummy food and brownies. During...More

Thank rishiell
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 49 nearby hotels
Kona Seaside Hotel
1,359 reviews
.62 km away
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
3,351 reviews
.70 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona
568 reviews
1.03 km away
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
558 reviews
1.05 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,021 nearby restaurants
Broke da Mouth Grindz
325 reviews
.41 km away
Kona Brewing Company Pub & Brewery
5,799 reviews
.44 km away
Kona Coffee and Tea Company
144 reviews
.28 km away
Killer Tacos Incorporated
348 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,142 nearby attractions
Kona Brewing Company
863 reviews
.45 km away
Ola Brew
46 reviews
.14 km away
Trudy's Island Arts
12 reviews
.42 km away
Hawaii Scuba Diving
6 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
AbbyRL
May 2, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Mutt978 | Reviewed this property |
They don't focus on deep diving. Their focus is on giving their customers the best dive experience possible. They will ask people what they want to see, and where you have already dove so as not to duplicate dives for... More
1
Vote
kauaicouplesmassages
April 23, 2018|
Answer
Response from AnonDiver | Reviewed this property |
The minimum age for diving is 10 years old, but even that is at the discretion of the instructor as 10 year olds can vary wildly in maturity. Diving is safe when done responsibly, but it is still primarily an adult activity.
1
Vote
Lucas F
April 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ann C | Reviewed this property |
When we did the night dive everyone went into the water at once and stayed there until we were done. It was quite dark and you needed to follow your guide down. I would also have concerns about a 2 year old on board... More
1
Vote