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Address: 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5711
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Ocean Sport Snorkel Hawaii

A Plus Plus... The Staff is great. We went out on a bit of a windy day and we were only able to snorkel one place. If the weather allows, they say they take you 3 or 4. That... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
mySasha
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Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A Plus Plus... The Staff is great. We went out on a bit of a windy day and we were only able to snorkel one place. If the weather allows, they say they take you 3 or 4. That was ok, The staff made up for it with their pleasant and helpful assistance. One person gives a talk on the... More 

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Poway, California
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

A family of six, we took a half-day snorkel cruise with Ocean Sports on a beautiful sunny day. We left from the port on the northwest coast of the big island (about 40 minutes north of the airport). Very easy parking across the street from the cruise office and a quick shuttle to the catamaran. Guessing about 30 guests on... More 

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us and the Trip Advisor Community with feedback about your Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure Cruise. We're very happy to read that you enjoyed the cruise and your interactions with our crew. Your comment about the low "quantity" of marine life at the snorkel spot is an interesting one...Hawaiian reefs are... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this so much! A relaxing ride to a beautiful reef and the captain spotted several dolphins for us. He pointed them out and steered the boat in their direction. Frankie explained some of the fish we would encounter and came into the water to let us hold different urchins. The food was basic but fresh. Drinks were strong.... More 

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Thank Amy7585
HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us and the Trip Advisor Community with feedback about your Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure. We're very happy to read that you enjoyed the cruise, the food and drinks, and your interactions with our crew. Since 1981, we've been running Snorkel Cruises along the Kohala Coast, and it is our intention... More 

Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Boat transport to nice quiet bay with good reef and fish. Wouldn't recommend to beginners as the level of instruction and supervision was pretty basic.

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We took the Glass bottom boat to get the local knowledge of the beach and see the snorkeling hotspots. It was quite a cool experience. They also rent Aqua Bikes, kayaks, snorkel gear SUPs and more. 2-3 days a week they have "Aloha Days" where for $35 dollars you can try everything they have to offer for several hours! Great... More 

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback about your Glass Bottom Boat Trip. We're so happy that you enjoyed the cruise (we've always thought it was not just a good way to see the fish, but also a great way to learn about the bay)! We also appreciate your comments about our Aloha Days at the Beach program.... More 

Waikoloa, Hawaii
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Awesome experience with our church youth group. Ocean Sports really delivered a superb all around experience. The crew was great and they really took care of us. We will definitely book again in the future. Well worth it!!!!

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback to us (and the Trip Advisor Community) about your Private Snorkel Cruise. We're so happy to read that you and your group enjoyed the cruise and your interactions with our crew. Most reviews on this site are about our Snorkel Adventure Cruises, so not everyone may know that we do offer... More 

Little Rock, Arkansas
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

My husband and I have been on many guided snorkeling excursions and I will have to say this was the best outfit as far as quality of service. There were only 12 guests on their 50' cataraman. The day was perfect and they served a nice lunch and repeatedly asked if we would like anything else as far as food... More 

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us with feedback about your Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure Cruise. We're very happy to read that you enjoyed the cruise and that the service by our crew met your expectations. We don't always get to visit two snorkel sites during our cruise...but when the opportunity arises, our Captains love to... More 

Swansea, Illinois
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63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Our family of 8 went on the snorkel adventure and we were not disappointed. Went to a quiet location on a coral reef roughly offshore from Manu Lani. One of the crew had a marine biology degree and we all learned a great deal from him! Had plenty of time in the water and the crew joined us to both... More 

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to review your Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure Cruise. We're so happy to read that you and your family enjoyed both the cruise, and your interactions with our crew. As you pointed out in your review, our crew does join our guests in the water and we're happy to provide a personalized in-water guided... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Loved the entire experience, from snorkelling with the sea turtles to relaxing on the boat with a refreshing beverage afterwards. Highly recommend the experience as the crew were welcoming and professional. A highlight of our Hawaiian holiday, for sure :)

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HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and the Trip Advisor Community with feedback about your Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure Cruise. We're so happy to read that you enjoyed the experience, and it sounds like you got to see some fun marine life too! As a locally owned and operated company, we rely heavily on word of mouth... More 

McCook, Nebraska
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We were on one of the snorkeling outings as part of a group charter. The crew was great, and the location was beautiful! Thank you so much for taking such great care of us! We will certainly look you up again when we return to your beautiful island again.

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Thank TMTaylor98
HawaiiOceanSports, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Sports Snorkel Adventure, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback about your Ocean Sports Private Snorkel Cruise. We're so happy to read that you enjoyed the cruise, the snorkel location, and your interactions with our crew. As you noted in your review, we do offer the option of exclusive charters for groups (and we can accommodate up to... More 

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