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Waikoloa Coast Divers and Sportfishing
64-5220 Hohola Dr, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8110
+1 808-895-8387
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw tons of dolphins (100+) and they hung around most of the trip, during the dives (I just snorkeled) and on the surface interval. It was a really fun experience watching them ride the waves from the boat, spinning and jumping, and seeing the...More

Thank islandtaigah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was referred by the VRBO owner. Was excited about the dives and getting to some new sites. Had an amazing experience and will absolutely love coming again. Very personable service and staff. Captain James Bach met us and when the dive master got sick, the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went out with Capt James and Wesley; was a great experience. Was only 2 of us, and we were warned about pos visibility problems, but was still ~60ft / 15-20m. Weather was nice and sea was calm. Off the bat noticed the dive sites were...More

Thank Kirby M
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I got my padi open water dive certification with Waikoloa Coast Divers while on vacation and I highly recommend Doug and his team to anyone looking for an amazing experience. Super friendly and knowledgeable crew who know the best spots to dive. Gail was just...More

Thank battattawada
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Did the 2-tank beginners dive yesterday morning with Capt. Doug and James. The provided great instruction for me on my first SCUBA experience, so I was very comfortable in the water. We had a great time diving at Pentagon and Puako 38. We saw some...More

Thank Vacation785022
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I have been diving with Doug and his crew for 15 years. THE BEST dive operation on the island. Safety and a great experience is paramount. The crew is always fantastic. Camera friendly, gear setup and breakdown included with a smile. Why go anywhere else?...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Second time with my son and fourth time with Doug and boat. Excellent service. Wesley and Captain Carl are pro's. These guys know the best spots and totally dialed for local conditions. Highly recommend for beginner or experienced divers. I'll definitely be back. And...gotta love...More

Thank Dean F
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I booked my trip through the Kings Head Hilton Grand Vacation hotel. The receipt told me to meet at a nearby hotel. I was able to call the office and was immediately connected to the captain of the boat, Carl. He realized I was mis-informed...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 1 March 2018

CAPTAIN CARL!, Dive masters/guides Wesley and Gail were fantastic. Small groups, very knowledgable about locations, marine life and expectations. Experienced, GREAT gear for renters available too, comfortable boat. Can't wait to return!

Thank Amber R
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I went on a whale watching tour with Captains Doug and Carl. We had a wonderful 5 hours seeing whales and dolphins. The boat is modern, quite comfortable and clean. The crew was knowledgeable about whales. They were vigilant watching for photo ops. Bring a...More

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