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Big Island Divers

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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
+1 808-329-6068
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Manta Ray Kenzie stroked my hair!

Nick, Becka and Leao were awesome! Becka set me and my wife up perfectly during the night dive and... read more

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Tony K
very good operation

Although I was on one of the 1 in 10 Manta dives that had no-show Mantas, I still enjoyed the... read more

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Big Island Divers has been serving the Kona diving community since 1984. We offer a full-service diving experience, allowing you to relax and enjoy the underwater scenery. With 5 vessels and a crew of over 40, we accommodate divers or snorkelers of all experience levels and take great pride in providing unforgettable memories day after day. We love sharing our passion with others, and we offer a wide variety of certifications for beginners and advanced divers alike. Our knowledgeable and patient PADI and SSI instructors are here to help those wanting to take the first step in their dive education; experienced divers can enjoy progressing their skills with our extensive specialty course offerings list. Our newly-renovated, 2,000+ square foot retail space is fully stocked with every kind of equipment, apparel, dive accessory,and snorkel gear you need to enjoy the ocean.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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74-5467 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3176
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+1 808-329-6068

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Reviewed yesterday

Nick, Becka and Leao were awesome! Becka set me and my wife up perfectly during the night dive and Kenzie did over 20 fly by's

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although I was on one of the 1 in 10 Manta dives that had no-show Mantas, I still enjoyed the evening. BID has a very professional crew and a nice boat. The dive master led a couple of safe and well organized dives. No rush...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Crew is not only professional, but relaxed and very fun. They switched location to the Sheraton because they hadn't seen mantas at the airport for a couple days. Good call! We had a couple mantas which were buzzing our heads for our whole dive. Would...More

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Thank M H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful time, the Captain and Guide were very knowledgeable a d fun pleasant folks. Go again anytime.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

At first, I really did not expect good customer service from the large diving company like this. However, the service was great! above and beyond my expectation. I and my husband dove long range dive (2 tanks) and twilight+ night Manta ray dive (2 tanks)...More

Thank jamin K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Clean boats, professional dive outfit. Highly recommend. Manta and black water dives. Crew was superb. Mike and Lalo (sp) gave me excellent care.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been out several times over 3 years with Big Island Divers. In every instance, I've had a great time. The website is up to date and descriptive. The equipment is in excellent condition with a wide variety of sizes. All my divemasters have been...More

Thank gryphyn
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in town from Ontario, Canada and had been trying to find a shirt for my diving enthusiast father. Stopped in to Big Island Divers where Catlin helped us. She went above and beyond even though we were only buying a shirt. When it...More

Thank tbailey3471
Reviewed 5 days ago

The guys on the trip was great but otherwise I was not impressed. We only saw one manta that swam by really quickly. Instead of giving us some money back (the tour is quite expensive) they gave us a discount for the next time we...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Saw tons of mantas close enough to kiss, and on the way out rescued a lost jet ski & helped clean up the ocean. Great crew!

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Siyun Z
16 August 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
You get to swim with them but the day we did it they took us to the beach in front of the Sheraton so there were 100s of other people in the water which made it difficult to actually "swim " with dolphins. We got to watch... More
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sweetsals4u
17 April 2017|
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Response from Wes S | Reviewed this property |
If floating is your only concern, you'll be fine. Just let the staff know and they will look after you. Enjoy!
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Shw25
28 March 2017|
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Response from Maconnor | Reviewed this property |
I did the dive with my two teenage children (17 & 15) as the 3rd or 4th dive post their certification. It is a very safe and controlled environment and the Big Island Dive team are very experienced and attentive. I recommend... More
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