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Hawaii Nautical

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Address: 2045 Lauwiliwili Street, Kapolei, Oahu, HI 96707
Phone Number: +1 808-234-7245
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Dolphins or whales guaranteed on many trips, or come back free!...

Dolphins or whales guaranteed on many trips, or come back free! Kona-Kohala, Waikiki, and Near Marriott & Disney Ko Olina catamaran dolphin snorkel sailing, scuba, whale watching, dinner cruises, Waikiki options and more. Experience Hawaii Nautical's unparalleled adventures. Family-owned and family-friendly. Locations islandwide. Come experience our five-star service. Daily cruises in Kona-Kohala, and catamaran sailing departures near Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa at Ko Olina (Disney catamaran exclusive itineraries), Marriott's Ko Olina Beach Club, Beach Villas at Ko Olina and more. Also try Port Waikiki Cruises from the Hilton Hawaiian Village pier. Looking for swim with dolphins in the wild? See them instead in a sustainable, eco-conscious way. Federal Noaa guidelines say "Do not swim with wild spinner dolphins." Hawaii's first Dolphin Smart recognized operator for proper viewing of dolphins, a program sponsored by Noaa & the National Marine Sanctuaries to educate about dolphin conservation & harassment. They advise not to pursue close wild dolphin interactions.

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Whale Watching

Took a 3 hour whale watching your. The Captain got us right on the whales. It was fun to see the humpback whales breaching. The guide was knowledgeable and kept us informed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
baileybd
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took a 3 hour whale watching your. The Captain got us right on the whales. It was fun to see the humpback whales breaching. The guide was knowledgeable and kept us informed.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I went on a two hour whale watch cruise. It was a very nice experience. The crew went out of their way to make everyone happy and get us on top of lots of whales. We had to go clear to the north shore to see whales, but once we were there, we got lots of action.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Why I gave this a four star rating out of five star was the type of boat and the overcrowding. We booked the Hawaii nautical because of its high ratings on trip advisor. When we got to the harbor to board our boat it was a scuba diving boat not a sightseeing boat. I called to make sure that we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went out on a day with high swells and the crew was very solicitous that the guests not feel seasick or have trouble navigating on the boat. We saw spinner dolphins. The snorkeling was not the best due to the swells but the food and beverages were great.

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Newport Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have booked Scuba Diving trips and sunset cruises for the last 5 years with Hawaii Nautical. First 2 years were great. Staff was friendly, courteous and went out of their way to help make everyone comfortable. 3rd year was awful. I went on a dive and everything was great until at 100 ft a friend was having a hard time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mom and I highly recommend going out whale watching while in Hawaii! There is no other experience like it. We saw countless pectoral and peduncle fin slaps, multiple full breaches and even a few double breaches! Over 150 dolphins decided to make an appearance as well. The crew was very accommodating, informative and friendly. It was by far a... More 

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1 Thank alkoegel
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a bit apprehensive about taking this whale watching tour because both my husband and and I have a tendency to get motion sick. We had heard this was a wonderful adventure and didn't want to miss it. We mentioned this to Captain Doug when we arrived. He made sure we were the last ones on the boat, so... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our staff of 15 out for a great day. So many sightings, and the crew was spectacular - they were striving to make sure we had a good time!

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Honolulu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us went out on the the West Oahu Whale Watch tour on the beautiful Ko Nau Lani catamaran. Each crew member looked like they loved what they do and it showed in the way that they made us feel at home and entertained us the entire way. Sitting out near the front of the catamaran was the... More 

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Kapolei, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our 2 tank dive with Hawaii Nautical for our first dives ever off of Oahu and we were so glad we did. They have an awesome shuttle service that we used from AULANI to the harbor and back. Captain Kevin, dive master Brett and his wife Cynthia made for a fantastic 2 tank diving experience. They took us... More 

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