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Address: Honokohau Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: +1 808-987-0359
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We offer 4-hour shared and private Dolphin Swim Adventures, and a 6-hour...

We offer 4-hour shared and private Dolphin Swim Adventures, and a 6-hour Private Dolphin Swim Combo featuring a Snorkel Tour at Kealakekua Bay Marine Preserve (Catain Cook's Monument). Many of our trips include whale watching (seasonal) and a daytime swim with Mantas.

      Experience the magic of observing and swimming with Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins in the wild. We specialize in respectful, educational, and joyful encounters with the Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins along the Kona Coast. This is a small group experience with no more than 6 passengers.

      Our professional team includes experienced and informed guides who pay personal attention to our guests; they are sensitive to your expectations and are able to balance those expectations with the dolphins' needs and tolerance of human interaction to ensure you, and the dolphins, have a great experience.

      Snorkel equipment, food, and beverages are provided. Our guests frequently tell us this adventure was the highlight of their vacation on the Big Island of Hawaii. We hope to see you soon!

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Great Experience!

Captain Mike and Chris, our dolphin guide, really went out of their way to make our trip fun and unique. When Mike heard that there were whales nearby, he asked if we'd like to... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Ron J
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Los Angeles, California

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Captain Mike and Chris, our dolphin guide, really went out of their way to make our trip fun and unique. When Mike heard that there were whales nearby, he asked if we'd like to swim with them too... (We did, and it was amazing). After that, the dolphins were many and very friendly. Scout, the dog, even joined in :... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the morning swim with dolphin adventure with my 2 teenage children. Captain Kit, Jan, and Cindy did a great job orienting us and finding the dolphins to swim with. I was impressed with the individual attention to their guests and their great love for dolphins! A couple different people on our tour had some trouble with their masks... More 

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Waikoloa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the sum of the positive reviews that led us to choose OneLoveOneSpirit as our dolphin swim tour and we couldn't have been happier. Since we had six in our party, we opted for the private 6-hour tour that included dolphins and snorkeling. As we waited at the designated meeting point, my daughter saw a boat coming up with... More 

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Waltham, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kathy & Joni were amazing. Kathy knew just where to find the dolphins, and Joni was a wonderful snorkel guide. Boat was very comfortable & spacious; plenty of juices, water, pastries, fruit, and a delicious lunch included. When our 11yr old daughter got scared on the first drop, Joni spent some 1:1 time training her in the water before heading... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The crew was top notch. They helped you with everything from Goggle fitting, feeling comfortable in the water, finding the Dolphins and they even took us to see Pilot Whales. This is a must do if you are in Kona!!!

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best time we had on the Big Island. Great experience for adults and children. My kids are still talking about this. Make this happen!!!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Kitt, Jan and Mary Beth were all truly superb every step of the way! My family and I sincerely appreciated their great knowledge, passion and respect of dolphins, professionalism, attention, dedication and care given to everybody the whole time. We are so grateful that we decided to book a Dolphin Swim Adventure with OneLoveOneSpirit! Thank you greatly Captain Kitt,... More 

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MikeandNikki, Manager at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha! We really appreciate your kind words. As Kitt would say... Thank you thank you best fishes, Mike More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great experience. We had planned on the 6-hour dolphin/snorkel combination charter. We were scheduled for a Tuesday but the winds were strong and Mike suggested we cancel or reschedule because our kids would likely have a bad experience. We so appreciated his willingness to think of the kids. We rescheduled for the Saturday. Mike and Cindy even... More 

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MikeandNikki, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We hope we can take another hike with your family in the future. (and a dolphin swim) Take good care of those great kids. We want to take them scuba diving some day! best fishes, Mike More 

Potomac, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MY husband and I went on this trip during our honeymoon and had a great time. It was so amazing to swim with dolphins - not only the classic spinners, but we were even able to see and swim with a few bottlenose (we were informed this is really rare). Overall, a super interesting and fun experience. Dolphins are amazing!

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MikeandNikki, Owner at Dolphin Swim Adventures with OneLoveOneSpirit, responded to this review

Aloha We're stoked you had such a great day. We hope to see you again someday! best fishes, mike More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This was an amazing experience. We swam with many dolphins. The crew took us to several spots and we were able to jump in and swim with different pods. They even spotted some manta rays and took us in to swim with them. There were only 6 passengers so the personal attention was top notch. We've been snorkeling for years... More 

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Aloha! Thank you Thank you We hope we can do it again someday! best fishes, Mike More 

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