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Pacific Rim Divers

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Honokohau Marina and Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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"Very Best Outfit in Kona and you feel like you are diving with old friends and family"

Patrice Heller ( Pacific Rim Divers ) and now Frank, her amazing hubby, have the most outstanding... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
huffpata
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Fabulous Dive Group

We just spent our second Hawaiian vacation with Pacific Rim Divers. They are a great group to dive... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
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We here at Pacific Rim Divers enjoy taking young and old, beginner or experienced , adventurous fun loving divers and those who snorkel on an amazing trip into the fabulous underwater world here in the Kona area.
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Honokohau Marina and Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Patrice Heller ( Pacific Rim Divers ) and now Frank, her amazing hubby, have the most outstanding dive outfit in Kona. Best Boat-Best Gear-Most Experienced-Warmest- Most Professional- Most Knowledgable- Most Organized-Most Safety Focused .... I could never run out of "the very best" exclamations. I...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review, we try very herd to make this happen and we appreciate when divers notice. Safe travels until next time

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We just spent our second Hawaiian vacation with Pacific Rim Divers. They are a great group to dive with. We’ll be back again next year. Have those brownies waiting for us!!

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Safe travels until then

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We just returned from our sixth trip to the Big Island and our first time diving with the folks at Pacific Rim. On past trips, we dived with Steve, Mary and Bob at Sandwich Isle Divers, who we enjoyed and felt very comfortable with. After...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Thank you for choosing us to dive with, you guys were a lot of fun on the boat. See you next time.

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

We always dive with Pacific Rim when we visit Kona. They have the best dive guides - Allison, Jim and Heidi. Frank and Patrice (owners) have a top notch boat, equipment, snacks and service. We have recommended this dive operation to others and find the...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Thank you, safe travels until next time

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Reviewed March 10, 2018

From the moment you show up at the boat you are greeted by the awesome staff and treated like a valued customer. Patrice, Frank, Heidi, Jim, and Allison are all awesome Boat Captains and Dive professionals. Your safety and enjoyment are their core motivation. The...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Thank you Homer for the nice comments, we enjoy having you onboard and diving with you as well. Until the next dive.......

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Pacific Rim continues to rise to the top in terms of service, excellence, attention to detail, and quality! Although they have grown to be a much larger dive company when we first dove with them, they are still number one in Kona.

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Thank you, see you next time

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Very professional , educational and great fun. The boat was well equipped, clean and well handled. It was easy to make reservations on line, there e- mail information was helpful . We did 2 one hour dives , the first was an evening dive exploring...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

My Introduction to Scuba five with Pacific Rim Divers was fabulous. Before I got into the water I had a good working knowledge of the equipment, communication and breathing techniques. Safety is their paramount concern. Once in the water my dive master stayed very close...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018

These guys were amazing! My boyfriend and I intentionally chose a smaller dive operation, and Pacific Rim was everything we were looking for. We did a 2-tank morning dive on one day, and then a full day of diving with a 2-tank morning and then...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Glad you had a wonderful time, safe travels until next visit.

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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Awesome crew even though my friend and I were snorkeling while my husband dives they made us feel like the group. We would recommend this group to all. If they ever decided to come to Wisconsin bloodies, beer and cheese curds on us also snow...More

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Frank H, Owner at Pacific Rim Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Will do, go cheese heads

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