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Ocean Joy Cruises

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Kapolei, HI, USA
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About Ocean Joy Cruises
Ocean Joy Cruises will take you to the unspoiled Waianae coastline on the island of Oahu where dolphins, turtles and other Hawaiian sea life play and flourish on our 62' custom power catamaran. Take a dive into one of Hawaii’s best snorkeling spots, watch dolphins and whales (seasonal) as they glide through the cool waters of the Pacific, view the most stunning scenic vistas and perhaps, even watch the most romantic sunset on earth.
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Everything’s taken care of on this half-day catamaran cruise off the western coast of Oahu, which includes snorkeling and dolphin-watching. Enjoy a buffet lunch of Hawaiian fare and drinks on the comfortable catamaran, equipped with shower and changing facilities. Snorkeling gear and instruction, round-trip transportation from select Waikiki hotels, and choice of morning or afternoon departures are included for ease. It’s the perfect outing for all ages and experience levels.
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Reviewed yesterday

Let me start off by saying amazing ! This is the 3rd time doing this tour and every time it exceeds expectations. The crews you get are always amazing , funny and always willing to do what it takes to make sure you get the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

My family had a great time on the Morning Cruise with Ocean Joy Cruises. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. We would definitely recommend to our friends and family.

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Perfect day, flat sea, purpose built boat and cooperative marine life. Dolphins, flying fish and turtles from the deck and amazing reef fish while snorkeling. Friendly helpful (very) crew, a tasty meal and plenty of refreshments. Enjoyed by everyone in our party from 4 to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha GreyNomadSydney, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We hope to see you again and please tell your friends about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the fourth time we have gone out with Captain Pat, Mason, Asher & crew. They are lots of fun, take loads of photos, find the best areas to snorkel & make a pretty good meal too.

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Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha CJ-Taz2015, Mahalo for cruising with us and sharing your review. We are truly grateful that you keep coming back. We look forward to seeing you again. A hui hou! Your Ocean Joy Cruises Ohana

Reviewed 5 days ago

Snorkeling off boat cruises is my favorite type of activity in Hawaii and this crew did not disappoint! We saw two types of dolphins: bottlenose dolphins and spinner dolphins which was already awesome. We snorkeled with my 7 year old son and 5 year old...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Runbell, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your magical experience with us. Typically, we observe dolphins from the catamaran but sometimes they come up to our snorkelers. What an amazing and unforgettable experience! We hope to see you again and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Everything about our cruise was absolutely amazing from the pickup at our hotel in the air-conditioned coach to the cruise itself. The crew on board was friendly and made sure we had plenty to eat and drink. The water was crystal clear a d we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha brucef552, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We hope to see you again and please tell your friends about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The crew was amazing. We enjoyed the humor and skill of the new guy Clyde, Captain Bobby was great in directing the trip for us to see so many great things, Christian was great in helping us be prepared with our equipment fir snorkling. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha cfann876805, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We hope to see you again and please tell your friends about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

Reviewed 6 days ago

If you visit Oahu, Hawaii, there is only one snorkeling adventure to consider - Ocean Joy Cruises! Our family enjoyed excellent snorkeling, spotted sea turtles and spinner dolphins as well as outstanding service. Captain Bobby and crew were fun, informative and entertaining. Thank you, Captain...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Williams Ohana, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We look forward to seeing you again and please tell your friends about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

Reviewed 1 week ago

Crew was fantastic! We had a great time. We aw a lot of sea life including dolphins. Crew was excellent and very attentive. Captain was also very nice.

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rutpool
OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha rutpool, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We hope to see you again and please tell your friends about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome crew. Safe environment. A lot of cultural knowledge shared. Will definitely refer to friends and family for future visits.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Zane M
OceanJoyCruises, Manager at Ocean Joy Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Zane M, Mahalo for cruising with us on the Kai'Oli'Oli and sharing your review. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again. Thank you for telling your friends and family about us. Aloha, Ocean Joy Cruises

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rhonda070271
April 30, 2019|
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Response from OJC-Staff | Property representative |
Aloha Rhonda, Thank you for contacting us. The Aulani is about a half mile away (.80 km) from our location or a 5 minute drive. Sorry we don't pickup from the Aulani because it's so close but they can refer you to a free... More
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Thephatman
June 14, 2018|
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Response from OJC-Staff | Property representative |
Aloha Thephatma... Mahalo for your inquiry and we apologize for the delay in answering your question. We don't have a group coordinator per se but if you call us at 808-677-1277 any day between 6 am and 9 pm Hawaii time... More
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Floyd C
November 22, 2017|
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Aloha Floyd C., Mahalo for your inquiry. Our power Catamaran, the Kai`Oli`Oli, holds up to 49 guests and includes 2 roomy restrooms, a covered cabin for shade, and steps that lower into the water for easy access. We hope... More
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