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Kona Diving Company

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74-5615 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3622
+1 808-331-1858
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Not Enough Great Things to Say!!

We just spent a week diving with Kona Diving Company. It was a totally fantastic experience!! I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roswell, GA
Treats you like family

This is the second time I went diving with KDC. I had a good experience the first time, so I used... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Baltimore, Ohio
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Awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2014, Kona Diving Company offers SCUBA diving adventures off of their custom dive boat on the Kona coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Contact us for certification of all levels, introductory dives & night dives/manta ray dives. Multi-day dive packages available. A wonderful shop and friendly staff will welcome you!
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74-5615 Luhia St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3622
+1 808-331-1858

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We just spent a week diving with Kona Diving Company. It was a totally fantastic experience!! I actually selected them based on a write up in Sport Diver Magazine back about 18 months ago. I am a huge fan of the "macro" critters, especially nudibranch,...More

Thank carybenn53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time I went diving with KDC. I had a good experience the first time, so I used them again - another very good experience. The reason I like KDC is because of the personalized attention each diver receives. As an experienced...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did 6 dives in 3 days with this establishment and were thoroughly impressed with the professionalism and courtesy of the staff. The manta ray night dive was really fun and Chloe was definitely the star of the show. We were also buzzed by a...More

Thank lgenec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I returned after 3 long months and I was eager to dive on their new boat - 'Imi Kai. With this boat, you can expect the same high level of service you get with this dive op altogether. However, because the boat...More

Thank Lopez116
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just come back from our latest visit to the Big Island and five very happy days of diving once again with Kona Diving Company. Kerry and the entire KDC crew are outstanding. They welcome you as friends and you leave as part of...More

Thank Al_D_divers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have previously visited the Big Island and tried a variety dive operators and based on reviews and recommendations, chose KDC for my dive trip. I dove with them for 3 days and was very happy with the service and variety and quality of the...More

Thank cruisernut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went with a group of 7 for the night manta ray dive. Half our group did the dive and the other half did the snorkel. I'm giving 4 stars from the dive perspective, for snorkeling I would give it a 2-3. Before my trip...More

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely one of the best dive companies we have gone out with. Dove from Mexico to Caribbean and Florida Keys. They do everything for you and take care of your gear. Short boat rides and beautiful dive sites. Thank you Captain Jeff and Kari for...More

1  Thank 485kristines
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the two dive/two snorkel trip with KDC. They were able to accommodate our group of 7 (3 divers and 4 snorkelers) with a week's notice. The people at the shop were very friendly. There was a total of 12 guests on the boat...More

Thank 4NY2VA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got my first PADI certification with Kona Diving Company in 2013 and hadn't been back to the island since. My wife and I are PADI AOW divers and were looking for something to do this week and booked a last minute trip to Kona...More

Thank bwdowhan
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Lucas F
9 April 2017|
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Response from Ann C | Reviewed this property |
When we did the night dive everyone went into the water at once and stayed there until we were done. It was quite dark and you needed to follow your guide down. I would also have concerns about a 2 year old on board... More
Kathi M
28 December 2016|
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Response from busitraveler24 | Reviewed this property |
They did ask if we had a car, so you might be able to catch a ride to the boat. It can't hurt to ask them. They're super friendly! The courtyard is less than a mile from the shop, so you could walk there.
30 October 2015|
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Response from PeggyS262 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express in town. It was very reasonably priced (including daily breakfast), was just a 5 minute drive to the dive boat site each day, and was in walking distance to a wide variety of... More