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Five Star Scuba Wailea

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3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8443
+1 808-875-1234 ext. 4590
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Unforgettable

This was an unbelievable experience and has inspired a new passion. The instructors are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johnny D
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Scuba with turtles

Drew was the best instructor. He made sure we were all comfortable, we felt totally safe. We took... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rhonda Z
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Five Star Scuba is Maui's largest and most reputable resort diving company. Each of our PADI trained and certified professionals provide the highest level of service, training and safety on Maui. Five Star Scuba is located in the world-class Grand Wailea Resort & Spa - a Waldorf Astoria Resort - and is perfect for your destination getaway to Hawaii. Nestled on forty acres of lush tropical gardens
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“pool dive” (4 reviews)
“intro class” (3 reviews)
“open water” (8 reviews)
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3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8443
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+1 808-875-1234 ext. 4590
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"cool stuff"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an unbelievable experience and has inspired a new passion. The instructors are knowledgeable and very passionate about their craft! Diving is a must do in Maui. Wailea has some beautiful reefs and unbelievable aquatic life to see. The pool session is perfect to...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Thank you for writing a review. We are so happy to know that you had such a good experience with us and we're excited that it may have ignited a new passion. Diving is a fantastic sport that allows you to see a world...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drew was the best instructor. He made sure we were all comfortable, we felt totally safe. We took two dives with him and saw amazing fish and many turtles! Highly recommend this experience!

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, We are so happy to know that you had a great experience with us. We hope you'll continue to dive and we certainly look forward to diving with you again when you come back! Mahalo!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dive instructors were professional and competent, however there really wasn't much to see during the dive itself which was about 100 meters from the Grand Wailea beach. We saw one turtle, one eel, and four colorful fish.More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, We are glad to know that you had a good experience but we apologize if the dive site did not live up to your expectations. We try very hard to make sure everyone has a positive experience and enjoys it. We hope when you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are longtime certified divers, and we wanted our kids (ages 12, 15 and 17) to get exposure to SCUBA. The team at 5 Star was amazing. Not only were they patient and clear with the kids in the pool, they made...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Thank you for sharing this with us. We certainly appreciate your time in writing a review. We are so happy to know that you had such a positive experience and we hope we can take you diving again soon! Getting certified would be awesome...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last year my then 10 year old tried Scuba at the Wailea as part of the free program in the pool. He loved it! In fact we heard about it just about every day for a month. This year we signed both boys (now age...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Thank you for your review. We love to take people diving and we love it even more when they fall in love with it. Continue diving and definitely come see us again! We look forward to diving with you again. Mahalo!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly recommend 5 star scuba. The instructors were great and this was one of the best parts of our trip to Maui. I loved it so much I signed up for a second day of scuba. Amazing to see: sea turtles, an octopus, a...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are excited to know that you had a great experience with us and we hope you'll continue to dive. We look forward to diving with you again when you come back! Mahalo

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Reviewed July 15, 2018

It was a lot of fun to learn about scuba diving... and there is a lot to know. I signed up for a session with my 10 year old son. We did the 'in pool' training first. As it turned out, my son was unable...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we hope you'll try scuba again. It's a fantastic family sport and we look forward to having you dive with us again! Mahalo

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Would definitely recommend scuba diving at the Grand Wailea, especially if it’s your first time. The ocean is warmer than most other places, the sites are amazing underwater and it’s very clear. It is very safe and a great time. Drew is our favorite instructor;...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for your review. We consider safety to be our number one concern and offering a positive fun experience. We hope you'll dive with again soon! Mahalo

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Had a great introductory dive for my kids, our instructor was very helpful and the kids had a wonderful experience, and want to continue to scuba

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, We are so happy to know that you had a great experience and will continue to scuba. It's a fantastic way to see a different side of the planet. We hope to dive with you again soon! Mahalo!

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Jose was our dive master. There were just two divers, Jose and another worker who tagged along. Jose was very informative and easy to get along. The weather and waves were perfect. We saw plenty of eels and before exiting we came across a white...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Aloha, You must have done your scuba with Five Star on the west side of Maui. We are Five Star Scuba Wailea but we are very glad to know you enjoyed your experience. The next time you're on Maui and staying at the Grand Wailea...More

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lrobin90
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Response from FiveStarScuba | Property representative |
Aloha We have a couple programs for your family. The youngest we can do is 8-9 yr olds in our Bubble Maker program. We also do a full Discover SCUBA Diving for 10 yr olds on up. This program is one that teaches the skills... More
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