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Kona Honu Divers

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Amazing Experience, Great Boat, Great Crew

We were recommended to check out Kona Hou when a competing dive shop was fully booked -- so glad we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Courtnie P
mantas' 3-dimensional feeding dance was the most enthralling scene I've ever witnessed

I went to the Manta dive with few expectations, and I recommend that you try to do the same... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
adrian l
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Kona Honu Divers is locally owned and operated. From the moment you step into the shop or prepare to board our boat, you become part of our "ohana" or family. Our boat is safe and comfortable. Our dives are guided by knowledgeable instructors who...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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74-5583 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3624
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+1 888-333-4668
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were recommended to check out Kona Hou when a competing dive shop was fully booked -- so glad we were sent to them! My partner and I were partnered with a very competent and delightful dive instructor/guide for the afternoon and evening dive. The...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to the Manta dive with few expectations, and I recommend that you try to do the same. Nobody can guarantee that any mantas will show up, but I followed the advice to go close to a new moon so that the plankton is...More

2  Thank adrian l
Reviewed 5 days ago

We tried Kona Honu Divers after the terrible experience with Big Island Divers... no comparison at all. We’ve been great with Kona Honu Divers, the Dive Masters are very experiences and they explain everything in details, they care the beginners and they really guide you...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I did an overall of 4 dives with Kona Honu Divers including the Manta Night Dive. The teams on boat and diving instructors were always very friendly and professional. I can definetely recommend them and not only their Manta Ray Night Dive (I saw 3...More

1  Thank davidflies
Reviewed 6 days ago

I took three friends out for the manta snorkel. We saw 18 mantas that night. It was amazing! The boat was comfortable and the crew was friendly and helpful. Everyone had a great time. I recommend booking with Kona Honu Divers for all your diving...More

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KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review Ssicsko! What an incredible night you guys must've had seeing 18 manta rays! The Manta Ray Night Dive and Snorkel is a fun activity for the whole family, snorkelers and divers alike. We're thrilled you enjoyed your time not just...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great day with great people. Thanks Captain John and Carl. Crew was awesome and so were the other guests. Garden eel cove was phenomenal during the day and after an amazing sunset complete with monk seal and dolphin sightings the manta ray dive was even...More

Thank Matt L
KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review Matt L! Congratulations on successfully diving your first night dive! The Manta Ray Night Dive is an excellent choice for a first night dive, it's an easier transition from daytime diving with the nice campfire glow. It sounds like you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a 2-tank morning dive. The boat crew were excellent and took great care of us. Both dives were pleasant and not rushed. I upgraded to a 100 CF tank for $5 each.More

Thank dxmo
KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review Dxmo! The Morning 2 Tank Charters are a great way to experience Kona's unique marine life, reefs, and underwater lava formations aboard our comfy 46' Newton, the Honu One. Our experienced crew loves guiding divers around the local reefs, looking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time! We did the Manta Ray Snorkeling Adventure and saw 18 mantas that night. The whole experience from the moment we got on the boat to the ride back was great!More

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Thank Morgan D
KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Morgan D, Wow 18 manta rays DOES sound like an incredible night! Thank you so much for coming out with Kona Honu Divers for your Manta Ray Night Snorkel. We're thrilled that your entire experience from start to mantas and back again was fun...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Diving with Manta Rays last night with Kona Honu Divers at Manta Heaven dive spot, Kona, Big Island Hawaii🌺😍 the most beautiful and amazing experience I ever had in my life❤️More

Thank Sabine C
KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review Sabine C! We're so happy you had a great night dive with Kona's resident manta rays! They're spectacular creatures that provide a memorable performance as they feed on plankton at Manta Heaven. Our crew loves showing divers these amazing fish...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 2 tank Manta Ray dive/snorkel a couple of nights ago and it was incredible. For my one daughter and I, it was a return experience with Kona Honu given the amazing service we received our last time around. They did not disappoint...More

Thank Trevor H
KHD96740, Manager at Kona Honu Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review Trevor H, We're thrilled you came back for another charter with Kona Honu Divers. We love to see familiar faces underwater! The manta ray night dive and snorkel is an excellent choice of charter for the whole family whether divers...More

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Aloha Mark, We rent sealife cameras for $49/day or if you would like something more hands off please e-mail us @ info and we can arrange for a photographer
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I would stick with Kona Honu. They are very respectful of all ocean life.
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