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Kona Ocean Adventures

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Honokohau Marina, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-930-9861
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Amazing Adventure!

My husband and I went with Kona Ocean Adventures on a sunset cruise to celebrate our 15th... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Gracie572
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Baltimore, Maryland
Fun, Fulfilling, Flexible, Fantastic!

Signed up for dolphin swim. We swam with/ around them for a couple hours! Then someone spotted... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Winner of the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and now 2017 Trip Advisor Certificate of excellence!. Come Experience the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii like never before. Private charters are our specialty! With a group tour, Swim with the spinner dolphins, snorkel with the manta rays at night, whale watch (seasonal),scuba dive or with a private charter, customize your water experience with Kona Ocean Adventures. No crowds, no rush, just a safe and exceptional trip for all. Family vacation, a spiritual journey, honeymoon, or simply looking to experience a once in a lifetime adventure, you have come to right place. We now have 3 boats to accommodate various size groups. With over 17 years of experience working the Hawaiian Islands, Captain Danny, Captain Laure and their crew will make your adventure a memorable one. We speak English, French, Japanese and Spanish (simply request a guide for that language if needed on your adventure)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Honokohau Marina, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 808-930-9861

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went with Kona Ocean Adventures on a sunset cruise to celebrate our 15th anniversary. It's the second charter we've taken with Danny and his crew, and it was amazing. We spotted Dolphins and even baby ones. Danny knew just where to...More

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Danny and Laure S, Manager at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Aloha! We are thrilled you had an amazing adventure and Mahalo for being faithful customers! We hope to see you again and again! Happy Anniversary! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 1 week ago

Signed up for dolphin swim. We swam with/ around them for a couple hours! Then someone spotted some false killer whales, so we quickly headed over a mile out to sea to see them too! We snorkeled ( not great cuz was pretty over-cast), but...More

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha! We are so happy you had a fantastic adventure with Trip and Gina, we couldn't do it without them! Please come play with us again! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly service, Gina & the captain were amazing! Very knowledgeable about the dolphins. They even took us to see some false killer whales! Definitely recommend this tour, we really enjoyed ourselves. Can't wait to try their other tours.

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, We are thrilled you had a great trip and we do hope to see you on our other adventures. Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from Hawaii and one of our stops was in Kona to swim with the dolphins through Kona Ocean Adventures. I can't say enough great things about this company! We went as a party of 8, 4 adults and 4 kids ranging from...More

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha! We are so excited you had such a great adventure! We couldn't do it with Trip and Alicyn! Please come back and play with us again! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Momi and the captain were very friendly and accommodating. Knowledgeable and friendly, the mante rays and fish were amazing. After getting back on to the boat the hot shower and hot cocoa made the trip back a cozy one! Thanks guys!

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, We are thrilled you had an amazing night dive with us! We couldn't do it with out Momi and our crew! Hope to see you again soon. Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good time with Kona Ocean Adventures. I was very impressed with the professionalism of the company and staff. They took us out despite having only small turnout. There was only 3 participants for this particular activity, and person did not show up;...More

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha! We are so glad you had a good time with us and hope to see you again soon! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the dolphin were in short supply because of the number of tourists in the water the day we went, the crew did the best they could and kept moving on. This is the second time I have gone swimming with the dolphins with this...More

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! We are thrilled you had a great day and thank you for being a repeat customer! Hope to see you again soon! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing 2 tank scuba and manta night dive with Danny, Brian and Sara the other night. This is our third time diving with Kona Ocean Adventures and probably our best yet! The crew was outgoing, professional and went above and beyond to...More

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Danny and Laure S, Manager at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

aloha! Thank you for your loyalty to KOA! Please come back again for round 4! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing experience with Manta Rays and Kona Ocean Adventures. Our guide stayed longer than others in the water, so at some point our group were the only source of light which attracted giants. This is where the magic began. Manta Rays swam soooooo close to...More

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! We are thrilled you had an amazing adventure with us! Hope to see you again soon! Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great time snorkeling at Captain Cook. The water was very clear. Swam with the dolphins twice. The guide Gina was great. She gave us lots of information and she is a great diver! Loved it!

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Danny and Laure S, Owner at Kona Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! We are so glad you had a great time at Captain Cook with Gina, she is amazing. Please come see us again soon. Mahalo nui loa, The entire KOA crew

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mrsduenas
20 June 2017|
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Response from Kelly J | Reviewed this property |
Boat ride was only 20 minutes or so. We had choppy ride coming back in bit I imagine it varies.
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grandmarymec
20 May 2017|
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Response from Danny and Laure S | Property representative |
Aloha, Thank you for the email. We always have a guide in the water on all our tours and being that your daughter is 10 years old, we will pay extra attention to her. This is a very easy activity for all ages.
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Angela H
13 November 2016|
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Response from Danny and Laure S | Property representative |
Aloha Angela, Thank you for the email, unfortunately we do not do lava tours. Our company is based in Kona and the lava flows on the Hilo side which is on the other side of the island. You can try Lavaocean... More
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