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Kona Style

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Explore the majestic Kona Coastline while you sail through the rich history of this sacred island onboard the "Noa Noa", a 50-foot sailing catamaran. Join us on one of our adventures to snorkel lush coral gardens in a marine sanctuary, or with the...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua Pier located behind hotel, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the first things we did in Kona was the daytime snorkeling trip with Kona Style and it was AMAZING! The check in process was very smooth and everything stayed on schedule. We had a small group which I think made this excursion even...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Mahalo for this wonderful review! We're thrilled to hear you had such a great time with us on your morning snorkel, that you decided to sign up with us for the manta ray snorkel too! We love it when guests come back to join us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I had more hands to give konastyle more thumbs up I would. I LOVED it the whole vibe they had going on was a solid 100

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for such a wonderful review! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the vibe of our whole tour. Thank you for choosing Kona Style. Aloha, Alika M., Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very courteous and informed. We loved the info. Session from the Pilot on manta rays.The boat departed on time. Safest precautions were well explained, and the equipment was suitable.We learned to use the snorkel and goggles without difficulty. Hanging on the board...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's great to hear you enjoyed all of the information from our captain. We're thrilled everything about your adventure was great -- we wouldn't have it any other way. Mahalo for the recommendation and for choosing Kona Style! Aloha, Alika M., Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew was amazing!! We got to snorkel by Captain Cook, the water was amazing, we also got to see dolphins on our boat ride. I definitely reccomend booking with Kona Style.More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You're amazing! We're thrilled you got to see some wonderful nai’a (dolphins) during your sail to Kealakekua Bay (site of the Captain Cook monument). Mahalo for choosing Kona Style and for your recommendation. We hope to see you again if you're ever back in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As this was a bucket list trip and a bit out of the norm from our daily life, I wasn't sure what was going to happen. My expectations were high due to my "glass is more than full" brain and heart. And was in no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Doc and Annie! We're thrilled you enjoyed spending time with the captain and crew. It's wonderful you did get to see the hahalua (manta rays) during your snorkel. It makes us truly happy to hear that you had a great time and you'll be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain and crew were excellent very entertaining and friendly. They made sure everyone was comfortable in getting in the water and the gear fitted correctly.More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Akshasta, the captain and crew love spending time with our wonderful passengers. It's great to hear you truly enjoyed being with the Kona Style crew too. We're thrilled you had a great time and we look forward to seeing you again next time you are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently went on Kona Style for a manta trip and it was amazing. First off the boat is beautiful and very comfortable. The ride to Keauhou Bay to see the mantas was nothing but smooth and enjoyable. The captain and crew took such good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You're right, Jamie -- an experience like this is hard to put into words! We're happy to hear that you had such a magical time with us and felt safe. We do like to think of our guests as family, and we're happy it shows....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Best time we had in Kona! Capt. Daniel; Nick & Nikki were so friendly and consistently asking if we needed anything. They were so accommodating. Even had my favorite IPA on board. There were only 12 on the cat. The catamaran rode smooth -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sam, like we said on your last review, we're so happy you and your family had such a wonderful time on board with us. It's wonderful you got to see so many beautiful creatures like the nai'a (dolphins). We do hope we get to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an amazing experience - the manta rays came by many times within inches but we were well taken-care of by the captain and crew. You can tell the captain is truly personally connected to these animals and the experience, a very Rock-esque type...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our captain is going to love reading this review, Steve. It's wonderful the mantas put on a great show for you. Mahalo for the recommendation -- we can't wait to meet your coworker. Aloha, Alika M., Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the BEST time on this catamaran that holds 40+ people, but we were lucky to have only 9 people onboard, which made it feel like a private charter. PERFECT for our honeymoon, especially compared to some of the other catamaran...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Konastyle_Office, Owner at Kona Style, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ten stars? You broke our scale! We're thrilled we could help make your honeymoon so special. Nikki and the crew will be so happy to hear you enjoyed their company. It's wonderful the dolphins put on a show for you during your sail. We hope...More

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