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Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit

Honokohau Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
808-987-0359
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Ranked #15 of 183 Activities in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Experience the magic of observing and swimming with Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins in the wild. We offer shared and private charters for individuals and... more » Owner description: Experience the magic of observing and swimming with Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins in the wild. We offer shared and private charters for individuals and groups. Snorkel equipment, food, and trained, experienced swim guides are provided to ensure you a great experience on the water. Our guests frequently tell us this adventure was the highlight of their vacation on the Big Island of Hawaii. We hope to see you soon! « less
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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

We were in Hawaii for my birthday and I wanted to do something special. We've a couple of reef snorkel tours here and the night snorkel with the manta rays which were great, but I've only seen the dolphins from a distance. I wanted to make sure that I went with a tour guide that was very conscious of the... More

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Endicott, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My boyfriend and I went on the dolphin adventure on 9/14/14. We were the only two people on the tour that day and frankly I wouldn't have blamed them if the trip was cancelled. I have been to Hawaii 5 times to various islands and this is by far one of the best excursions I have ever taken. Jan and... More

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Vicki K, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha, Stacey and Robert, Thank you so much for your kind words! You are among the "saavy travelers" who know how to take advantage of the quiet September travel season in Hawaii! It was a delight to have you on board, and we are so pleased your experience was a positive one. A hui ho, Vicki More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We chose "One Love One Spirit" dolphin adventure because they advertised a small group rather than large groups as with other boats. Our Captain Kitt and crew Jan were fantastic! We didn't get the big boat (it was out for repair, we got a smaller older boat) but it was a very nice craft. I actually liked it better as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Thank you team one love one spirit for an amazing adventure!!! I've already booked my second trip back to the beautiful waters of Big Island and plan on going out with One Love at least twice! I could swim with dolphins every day! The best part about one love is that they will take no more than 6 people on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Such an amazing experience! The dolphins got so close and Cindy was the best guide I could've asked for. Here is a video of my experience even though it in no way shows how great the experience was. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EFX3XkCTYzM&feature=youtu.be

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Hayden Lake, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Our family had so much fun thanks to Capt Ray & Cindy's love of the dolphins, we truly connected with the Hawaiian culture :) One Love One Spirit has the dolphins best interest at their heart. They are eco-conciece which was very important to us. Cindy was AWESOME, she is adorable, knowledgeable and very personable. She works so well with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Ray is a Great Captain, and Cindy was a fantastic swim guide. My wife and I highly recommend this fantastic experience. Magical!!! The Shogun was a very nice, pristine boat with a maximum of 6, perfect for a small group or for a couple.

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Vicki K, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

We are delighted you had a great day on the water. Although I may be biased, I have to agree with you that Capt. Ray and Cyndi are a great team. Hope you can return to Kona and "take to the waters" as they used to say. Mahalo, Vicki More

Richmond Hill, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I had my doubts that this was going to be any fun at all. I agreed to it because it seemed like my kids where excited. I WAS WRONG!!!! This is probably the best excursion I have ever done on any trip. I was thoroughly impressed with Captain Kit and Miss Jane. Captain Kit knows where the dolphins are and... More

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Vicki K, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha, Larry, And thanks for sharing. It's true that sometimes you just have to give it a try to understand what the buzz is all about. Thanks for giving us a chance to share the magic of our Kona coast with you. Mahalo, Vicki More

Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

It was so fun when we were swimming with the dolphins especially when three dolphins came right by me. I love how Joni taught me how to dive right under and the snorkelling was lots of fun too! (Eve, 8yrs). Thank you so much Captain Ray and Joni - we are so glad we took our trip with you. We... More

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Vicki K, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha, Jen, Thank you so much for sharing your dolphin experience with others. And mahalo, too, to Eve. Hope we will see you back in Hawaii soon. A hui ho. Vicki More

Anchorage, Alaska
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

A little late with our review as we were there in March 2014. We loved this trip. It has always been my dream to swim with dolphins but not cooped up "here, pat the dolphin" style. The boat was perfect, Captain Ray knew just where to go, Shelly can tell you anything you want to know about everything you see... More

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