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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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Manta Dive

Very professional operation. Josh was great. Their manta dive location is to the north of the... read more

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The Dive team did a great job!!! The team is well trained and professional. Diving was a... read more

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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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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
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Reviewed yesterday

Very professional operation. Josh was great. Their manta dive location is to the north of the Sheraton site where many others go. The mantas didn't show that night but was great fun anyway. They pointed out many of the animals (saw huge eel among others)....More

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Reviewed yesterday

The Dive team did a great job!!! The team is well trained and professional. Diving was a pleasure and definitely would go with them again.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

All three trips were great! The dive masters are easy-going, but are sure to cover all the necessary safety information and biology pointers (our dive masters were Katrina, Meghan, and Tara, all of whom did an awesome job!). The manta dive is a MUST, definitely...More

Thank Tyler S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went out Dec 1 for the night Snorkel and had a fabulous time. The crew ( 2 ladies) made the experience exceptionally enjoyable. They were very professional, knowledgeable and funny. The dry land orientation was educational, boat ride out at sunset was beautiful. The time...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent tour company. Andrew captained the boat for both tours I was on, Alexis and Griffin joined us for the Dolphin snorkel and Jade was with us for the Manta Snorkel. I am certified in Wildlife Rehabilitation (land locked animals lol)) and have been heavily...More

Thank Upstairsmac
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went on the "long-range" charter. I called from Waikoloa (North of Kona) and told the shop where I was staying. I asked where they normally go, and was told promising places over the phone. In reality, the long-range just went up the coast and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Meghan, Lukas, and Chris were the best crew. The entire day was very well planned by the Big Island Divers crew and our dive master, Meghan, paced the dive perfect for our group. We did two 2 tank dives in one day which was very...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a full servive Padi dive shop. They are one of the biggest but regretfully they charge like it too. I guess you get what you pay for, and nothing is cheap in Hawaii . They seem to charge a premium of about $25...More

Thank Saskheat
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I did the Twilight Dive and Night Manta Dive with Big Island Divers and everything was fantastic! First off, the dive was incredible. The Manta's were RIGHT THERE!!! Absolutely amazing! Our guides Elise and Lukas were great! They were super accommodating and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The manta ray night dive with Big Island Divers was very informative. They provided us with lots of information about the manta and snorkeling in the area. Alexis was a great host; she is super funny and fun to be around! Unfortunately we did not...More

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bear f
15 November 2017|
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Response from JoanneBrittain | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I realise what you mean now. If you can’t swim but want to see the mantas they will help you. They will provide you with a life jacket and help you get to the floating surf board. Then all you have to do is hold on... More
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Siyun Z
15 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
16 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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