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Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor

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off Highway 19, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-327-3685
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off Highway 19, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-327-3685
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I keep my boat here and it is very easy to have Gentry's marine place my boat in the water for the day. Docking is available by reservation. they only operate weekdays. It is a great place to schedule a water activity be it fishing,...More

Thank gordonlindquist
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Great location with all the record Marlin catching boats of the Big Island, must visit. Some amazing classic yachts as well as many local fishing boats, some with Greensticks for tuna catching.

Thank PacificoPV
Reviewed August 30, 2017

If you don't have a plan or know where you are going, don't go here. Its not a very friendly place, and there is nothing to do here except look at boats, or maybe catch a fishing boat, but know where you are going because...More

Thank Nanski
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Honokohau Harbor is small enough that one can walk around it, checking out the various sports fishing boats, dive boats, and cruise boats. At the right time, you can stand down by the fish docks and watch the trophy fish being measured and weighed...there are...More

Thank Kenaijohn
Reviewed July 6, 2017

We had such a great time with our captain and crew member. My cousin from Oregon caught a nice blue marlin. It was a real beauty.

Thank Dee V
Reviewed June 30, 2017

While the main harbor is bustling with charter boats for dinner cruises, diving, snorkeling, etc., hidden at the far end is a quiet corner on the rocks where you get a great view of the sun setting. It was worth the trip just for that...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Went with Coral Reef Adventures. They were awesome. Captain Ron and Emmy. The Marina was easy to find and had nice clean bathrooms.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed June 6, 2017

We did a private charter with Honu sail charters. They were excellent. We went on a 2 hour sunset sail it was fantastic, will definately book again the next time we are in Hawaii. Captain Mike is really a lovely guy. If you want to...More

Thank debbietaylor57
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We have gone manta ray snorkeling out of this harbor a couple times. It is clean, has ample parking, nice restrooms, and easy access to the ocean.

Thank marirae99
Reviewed May 24, 2017

The best place to charter a boat to go fishing, snorkeling, or other sea adventure. The fishing is right out of the harbor and the snorkeling is close by. You can catch a trophy fish or something for the grill. Be aware that most fishing...More

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