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Kona Diving Company

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I don't get to dive much but whenever I get to, I head to the Big Island and sign up with KDC... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Shannon P
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I did a double dive with Kona Diving Company recently and was not disappointed! This compress... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Peter S
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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...more
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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 4 days ago

I don't get to dive much but whenever I get to, I head to the Big Island and sign up with KDC. Kerry Key and her lovely crew take such good care of you. Whether you're in the shop choosing from their great selection of...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I did a double dive with Kona Diving Company recently and was not disappointed! This compress highly recommended to me from a dive buddy, so I did not bother to ring anyone else. It is a small eco-friendly dive shop and on my dives there...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a fair bit of time going to the various dive shops located in the area before deciding to book with Kona Diving Company. All the shops have somewhat similar offerings and pricing, so it really came down to the interaction with the staff....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The entire experience was fabulous. Kona Dive Company if very professional. The dive masters were great!!! I had not been diving in quite sometime and was very timid. Daniel did a great job of making me feel at ease. I was also impressed with how...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I used Kona Diving Company for several dives during our stay in Kona. We did the 2 tank manta dive... twice... and did a two tank morning dive as well. We used Kona Diving Company at the urging of my daughter who...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have wanted to dive with mantas for a long time and have always missed them until now! We had a great time and saw loads of mantas we did a two tank dive and saw them when they were relaxed in the day and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from the experience being amazing and that we were very lucky to see so many of the beautiful sea creatures, the service provided by all, the captain, the guides etc were great! We felt really taken care of, they provided us great insight of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the 2 dive manta ray dive with kona diving company yesterday. The whole trip was fabulous! We had captain Luke, and divers Daniel, Maggie, and Alex. Maggie was doing her last training dive and Alex (the big ginger watching our backs) was making sure...More

Thank Urs_13
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

My family went diving while I went as a ride-along. Captain JC asked me if I wanted to see the manta Ray's from the ladder. I'm not a strong swimmer and he knew that I was pretty terrified. He jumped in with no wet suit...More

Thank Roman H
Reviewed 9 August 2018

July 15, 2018 On day 4 of our Big Island trip, we headed south from Mauna Lani Resort and toured Greenwell Farms, the City of Refuge and snorkeled Two Step. Finally, it was time for the highlight of the day. We headed back north for...More

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2 May 2018|
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Response from Mutt978 | Reviewed this property |
They don't focus on deep diving. Their focus is on giving their customers the best dive experience possible. They will ask people what they want to see, and where you have already dove so as not to duplicate dives for... More
24 April 2018|
Response from AnonDiver | Reviewed this property |
The minimum age for diving is 10 years old, but even that is at the discretion of the instructor as 10 year olds can vary wildly in maturity. Diving is safe when done responsibly, but it is still primarily an adult activity.
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