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Snorkel Bob's Kauai

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A must go!

Not only did we get awesome quality snorkel gear, we got some help booking excursions too. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amee W
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Irvine, California
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Richard @ Snorkel Bob's Kapaa made us feel so welcome!

We picked up the last of our group from the airport and then stopped by Snorkel Bob's to rent... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
HBowen
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Vancouver, BC
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4-734 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1541
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not only did we get awesome quality snorkel gear, we got some help booking excursions too. We weren’t sure which catamaran of Nepali coast to take. Richard helped us based on what kind of tour we were looking for. And it was perfect. He also...More

1  Thank Amee W
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Clearly, the older gentlemen with glasses is a problem as you can read from other reviews. We had the experience of being bullied by the older man with glasses around his nose. We walked in and just wanted to walk around to see what rentals...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

We picked up the last of our group from the airport and then stopped by Snorkel Bob's to rent snorkel gear for the week. Richard skillfully navigated our group, very quickly outfitting us with specialized and non-specialized gear. Another large group came in, some other...More

Thank HBowen
Reviewed 21 May 2018

At The Lawaii Beach Snorkel Bob's Greg is an expert in helping his people to make the right choices. I would highly recommend his advice to customers as he is the most knowlegable person in this sport I have encountered

Thank carlpa2015
Reviewed 1 April 2018

On our winter visit to Kauai, we made sure to stop in at Snorkel Bob's to get gear for our family of three, which we put to good use over several days of snorkeling on the north, east, and south shores. The manager was very...More

1  Thank dunadan
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Rented two wet suits (shorties) for the girls while on Kauai. The week long rental was one of the least expensive / best value things we did during the entire trip. Even above the value of the rented equipment and the ease of doing business,...More

2  Thank JoeFromAtlanta
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

They rent very good snorkeling gear. First rented from Snorkel Bob's on Oahu. Then on Maui and Kauai because they have best gear.

Thank Tommy D
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Three of us rented snorkel gear from here. Must have been the cheapest snorkel gear on the market. We couldn’t use them. The fins were by far the worst. Almost instantly started causing blisters / abrasions on all three of us. The cheap equipment isn’t...More

1  Thank miked9685
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I read a review that was negative so had to post this. I have no relation to Snorkel Bob's. They make really good masks which are comfortable and do not leak, if you check for proper size. The snorkels are fantastic and let you breath...More

1  Thank Donald N
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This shop has a good selection and can get you in and out quickly. But the equipment seemed somewhat expensive (we spent $230 for a week rental on 5 sets of their higher quality gear) Even this rental gear was only okay, though. The flippers...More

Thank Bobby M
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Brian K
25 October 2016|
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Response from jmrun | Reviewed this property |
January surf may be high and cloud up the water in the north. If you go north try Tunnels and Kee beaches. Surf will be less on the south side at Poipu Beach Park and a small beach next to a nice restaurant and a Boss Frog... More
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11 December 2015|
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Response from StarFyre2304 | Reviewed this property |
Christmas is busy - I suggest reserving your gear. They have plenty of stock if you don't, but a 3 day warning will also get you some freebies. They have shops in Kapaa (east) and in Poipu.(south). They have an online easy... More
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