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Big Island Watersports

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Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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SNUBA on Fair Wind II

While on the morning cruise of the Fair Wind II, we opted for the SNUBA experience. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jet skiing fun

Great guides, incredible experience! I would highly recommend this activity. We even saw dolphins... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Orange, California
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Big Island Watersports' one-of-a-kind ocean sports experiences offer guests crowd-free swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, and more from its secluded "island" located off shore in Kailua Bay. There's also a lounge area and dry bar for observers. We...more
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75-5664 Kaahumanu Pl, Kailua Pier, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1611
+1 808-240-1993
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Reviewed 4 days ago

While on the morning cruise of the Fair Wind II, we opted for the SNUBA experience. Our instructor, Kaitlin, was fantastic, and she made this land-lubber feel right at home under the water. It was so simple, really, and her instructions were right on target....More

Thank LaxDadOf3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great guides, incredible experience! I would highly recommend this activity. We even saw dolphins up close playing all around us & following in our wake. Easy & fun, but we were soar the next day.

Thank ProfessorMC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented 5 skis for an hour and when we arrived at the pier there was no one at their counter. We called the number and someone checked us in 30 minutes later. They only had 4 skis available. They extended our time for the...More

Thank BevoBurn96
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time out jet skiing. The staff members were very helpful taking pictures of us and helping us when we forgot our go pro mount. We even got to see the dolphins that swam around us. I would love to come back...More

Thank King T
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We decided to rent jet skis on our last day. We made the reservations for 9:00 am on our last day. The company telephoned us a couple of hours later to ask if we can move it back to 10:00 am due to the request...More

3  Thank 497kareno
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly fun crew. Private island is just a big floating dock but who needs more. We had a blast..the boyed area was large..no need for more space! Picture shows doc in the distance.

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I took my son jet skiing and Brice and Cody couldn't have been more patient and super nice. My husband, who is handicapped, could not go. Originally we had hoped that he could but after the experience, I realized there was no way. Only my...More

1  Thank 081711
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We rented 2 jet skis this morning from Big Island Watersports and had a great time. It was our first time ever and won’t be our last. The two young men that looked after us out on the water were amazing. Polite ,helpful, very knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Bev V
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Four of us rented jet skis this morning for 30 minutes. We were concerned about the limited area being boring. NOT! We all had an absolute blast!! The gals at the pier were friendly and helpful. The guys on the boat and dock were fun,...More

Thank Tori D
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Went out with big island water sports in search of Whales and dolphins and was not disappointed. Had one of the best days of my life followed by one of the best naps of my life. Took a boat out and Captain Cody was able...More

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5 January 2017|
Response from FGOlsen | Reviewed this property |
No, they have life vests for everyone and as long as your comfortable with water it's fun for the whole family. I just took my 11 yr old daughter jet skiing for her first time. Worth every penny!