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Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor

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Address: off Highway 19, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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$70.00*
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Whale Watching On The Big Island
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$64.30*
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Guaranteed Manta Ray Night Snorkel
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$85.73*
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Guaranteed Whale Watch in Kona

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Manta ray boat ride from here

Easy access . Bathrooms. All kinds of activities for all ages. Great place to see sunset! Eating places closed when we were there.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
mkielb
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Westfield, Massachusetts
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Westfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Easy access . Bathrooms. All kinds of activities for all ages. Great place to see sunset! Eating places closed when we were there.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small but very busy Harbor is home to Kona's Sportfishing & water activity fleet, where you can check out sleek sportfishers and many other vessels... Even if you're not nautically-oriented, there's a number of interesting features worth checking out -- e.g. green turtles & tropical fish swimming about, fish catches being weighed on official scales, an excellent eatery, and... More 

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michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This makes for a nice stop when on Hwy 19. Visible from the road. It has beautiful views of the coastline and a couple nice place to eat.

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Keller, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is where most of the fishing and dive tours leave from. Lots of nice beaches in the area. There is a good restaurant on site that is cheap. Good views of the harbor from the restaurant. Grab a bite and beer here. We usually eat here before heading to the airport, nearby. I saw a fishing boat come in... More 

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Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

This is where the Kona dive and snorkel boats are based. Limited services, but there is a dive/bait shop with drinks, snacks and a bathroom.

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San Mateo, CA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

I have been here many times for a little walk and take a look some turtles along with. Usually there are not much people and peaceful beach but the day was a little busy. I was walking into ocean and was standing to check the text of my cellphone. I didn’t hear anything but someone came by and told me... More 

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megn07
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Visited this beach to see sea turtles. It was beautiful! We say turtles on the sand, and many in the water. The beach is a little secluded, so it wasn't very busy. The water is warm, and shallow. We even saw some flying fish!

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Emmett, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Stopped here in the late afternoon for a "cold-frosty" schooner of beer and snacks. Service was quick and professional and the beer.....ohhhhhh, so cold and soothing-a perfect cure for a hot-humid afternoon. Their french fries and stir fried pork with onions absolutely delicious. What a wonderful treat with an awesome view of the Pacific Ocean!!!

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Lincoln City, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

If you Iike ice cold schooners filled with your favorite beer and excellent fish and chips this is the place! The calamari is excellent too. Onion rings to die for. Nice views of the boats coming and going. Great place to go after an early morning boat trip.

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Green Bay Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

After having lunch in Kawaihae we drove across the street and took photos of the harbor. The sailboats were beautiful in the sunlight, the palms were waving in the breeze and with the clouds in the background it was a beautiful view.

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