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Maui Spearfishing Academy

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Be PROUD of the fish you catch and the skill you gain with Maui Spearfishing Academy! We only target big Game and Invasive species. We'll teach you how to dive and hunt in a sustainable and respectful way. Let us be the highlight of your trip. Just...more
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5425 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-8766
+1 808-446-0352
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys are awesome I’ve been diving for over 20 years, and they taught me things I didn’t know. And if you’re not used to warm water diving they give you all the tips tricks and knowledge you need. I had a wonderful time and...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your humble and kind words!! Our guides are a mix of authentic, fun and REALLY experienced. Though even we are always learning ourselves, there is no one out there that can't learn a thing or two from us about what we do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great educational time with Keoki. He made sure to go over safety and breathing techniques as well as which species of fish I could and could not spear. I felt safe in the water and was able to practice my free diving...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This is great. We're really glad you mentioned all those aspects of the sport you learned. "Teach a man to fish" is the mentality with our guides, and we do have the best guides you could ask for;) Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time! The guides were fun and knowledgeable. I felt like they prepared me well for the adventure and we were able to experience ocean life in a new way!

Thank Linda W
Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awesome! It was a pleasure taking you out there:)

Reviewed 7 September 2018

Had a great time with the Maui Spearfishing Academy!!! Bobby and Keoki are an awesome duo. Very informative class and a peaceful time practicing breathing on the beach. Went out with Bobby and saw tons of cool things! Will definitely visit again the next time...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Was a blast showing you around and teaching you the sport! Catch you next time!!

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Had so much fun. Not only did we catch some fish but we learned so much valuable information about breathing techniques, the fish species, and how to be a successful fisherman. These guys are great!

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I will go every time I’m here my son and I havd a blast and got dinner ! You guys rock!!!! We had a great time and learned a lot it made it very easy to go deeper and stay under even longer than we...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Joe and Kee-a-Kee (sorry for spelling), were amazing. The best guides. The trip was so awesome, and they made us feel not only safe, but confident in our dives. They guided us through the process, and never took us out of our comfort zones. We...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

The guys are the real deal! Mahalo for the great review and so glad we could make your Maui Vacation that much more memorable!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was my first excursion on Maui with my husband. This was his pick for an excursion he wanted to try so I went along. We were so impressed by the knowledge we gained and the opportunities we had to try to get a fish!...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Glad you had some opportunities on some fish and valued the skills and beauty of our islands! Aloha!!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had an awesome time learning the basics and getting out and trying our luck. My wife came along for the entire trip, and though she didn't fish, she still enjoyed the workout. Bob and Keoki were super cool, laid back, and very knowledgeable in...More

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I've been to Maui several times and wanted to try something new so we decided to give spearfishing a try. We had an awesome experience and learned everything we needed to know to be comfortable in the water. Loved the exercises to help us hold...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Haha thanks Tony! Looking forward to diving with you again or if I'm not the guide then having you meet some of my guys!

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20 February 2016|
Response from MauiSpearfishing | Property representative |
Aloha! As far as keeping fish after our trip, we do rely on our guests being able to keep/prepare their fish in their condo/etc. For those staying in hotels, we do not have a pre-arranged deal with any restaurants. Many have... More