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Kona Diving Company

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74-5615 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3622
+1 808-331-1858
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Best way to see Mantas

We snorkeled with the Manta Rays. The staff is kind, going out of their way to make sure everyone... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2013
Northern California, USA
Manta night dive is a must!

My husband and I did a manta night dive whilst my cousin opted to snorkel above us. The staff were... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2013
Bec H
Sydney, Australia
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Awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2014, Kona Diving Company offers SCUBA diving adventures off of their custom dive boat on the Kona coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Contact us for certification of all levels, introductory dives & night dives/manta ray dives. Multi-day dive packages available. A wonderful shop and friendly staff will welcome you!
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74-5615 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3622
+1 808-331-1858

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Reviewed October 31, 2013

We snorkeled with the Manta Rays. The staff is kind, going out of their way to make sure everyone on board was having a good experience. They were also very safety conscious, which was appreciated. The whole package was great. First, they get your size...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2013

My husband and I did a manta night dive whilst my cousin opted to snorkel above us. The staff were very thorough and the equipment was in tip top condition. They take care of everything for you - you just have to suit up on...More

1  Thank Bec H
Reviewed October 23, 2013

Did the two tank am dive with a small group of divers. KDC are a well organised outfit who take care of everything for you. Kerry was a very informative and knowledgable dive master who made sure the diving experience met expectations. A real pleasure...More

Thank Holiday G
Reviewed October 20, 2013

What a great group of people! They looked after us like rock stars! They handled all the equipment and fittings, food and beverages. It was a small group and we all visited about what we saw and checked the on board fish guide books and...More

Thank icescott
Reviewed October 17, 2013

We (25 year old female and 26 year old male) took part in the manta ray night dive. We were snorkelling with about 7 other people. The boat left around 3:30 pm, and we snorkelled in the water for about an hour. We then went...More

Thank Stephanie566
Reviewed October 15, 2013

I'm relatively new to diving, been diving for just over a year and dove 4 times with Kona Diving Company. I've had good experiences with dive companies and I've had horrible experiences and now value the feedback and information given by fellow users. My experiences...More

Thank Dennislee2
Reviewed October 15, 2013

We went out with Mike, Ian and Jordan on the two-tank tour to see the manta rays. What an awesome experience! We were two of 10 snorkelers and 2 divers on this trip. The two dives/snorkels were at the same location. KDC provides wetsuits and...More

Thank Geekgirl512
Reviewed October 11, 2013

Luke our dive master and everyone at Kona Diving Company were excellent! From checking in at the shop to getting off the boat after the dives they were knowledgeable, funny and friendly. It was a two for one dive and comedy show! While checking in,...More

1  Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed October 10, 2013

Whenever I go to a new dive locale and use a new dive company, I look for what makes them different than others and what creates their success. You can sense that they are all vested in the reputation and future of the endeavor (down...More

Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed October 7, 2013

Over 1000 dives! Wanted to do the Manta Night Dive. KDC is the Only way to go. Superb shop/staff. Amazing boat and staff+ captain. They helped make this dive part of our top five! What more can you want.

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Lucas F
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Ann C | Reviewed this property |
When we did the night dive everyone went into the water at once and stayed there until we were done. It was quite dark and you needed to follow your guide down. I would also have concerns about a 2 year old on board... More
Kathi M
December 27, 2016|
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Response from busitraveler24 | Reviewed this property |
They did ask if we had a car, so you might be able to catch a ride to the boat. It can't hurt to ask them. They're super friendly! The courtyard is less than a mile from the shop, so you could walk there.
October 29, 2015|
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Response from PeggyS262 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express in town. It was very reasonably priced (including daily breakfast), was just a 5 minute drive to the dive boat site each day, and was in walking distance to a wide variety of... More