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Hilo Ocean Adventures

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Open Now: 08:30 - 18:00
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Hilo Ocean Adventures is a family-friendly, safe, and exciting scuba diving store right in Hilo. With a strong commitment to fun, Hilo Ocean Adventures provides scuba certifications and dive tours in all the favorite shore spots- and more! We also...more
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1717 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4636
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+1 808-934-8344
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff are very friendly, the dive masters are knowledgeable, accommodating and patient with first time salt water divers.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I occasionally get over to the Hilo side of the Big Island to go Scuba Diving, and Hilo Ocean Adventures is our always our choice when we do. Reservations are easy and convenient, and their staff is friendly and accommodating. On our...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nyfrogman2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented snorkels on Maui, Kona and here. This was the most expensive, about double the other places. The woman behind the counter knew absolutely nothing about snorkels. There was another worker across the store, but she didn't call them over to answer our question....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beachmom777
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I was a walk in and the lady with a nice smile greeted me and was very accommodating. The boat captain was really pleasant and treated me like an old friend. Dorian was great! He made sure we are safe and at the same time...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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natalie s, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha and thank you for your kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your excursion with us. And hope to see you back again!

Reviewed 11 November 2018

Professional and courteous, Bobbie and Kimo are the real deal, lots of fish and coral on the dive. We will book with them again!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darren P
natalie s, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha and thank you for your kind words. The reefs on the east side of Hawaii, benefit from cooler water run off from our streams which protect the coral reefs, making them more alive and vibrant, unlike any other place in Hawaii. We look forward...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

We went out with Bobbie and Kimo for a two tank reef dive. It was excellent. I saw a turtle and a shark (in the distance), so super exciting. Bobbie is the best divemaster I’ve ever had. He is so knowledgeable about marine life and...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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natalie s, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha and thank you for your kinds words. We are thrilled you had a wonderful experience with us. Bobbie is one of the most knowledgeable Dive Masters we have on staff and loves to share his experiences with our guests and you won't find a...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice experience with Tom as our dive master on 2 tank dive, while the other couple went snorkeling. Tom was very laid back yet understood our requirements to get back to our cruise ship in time. We took an Uber to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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natalie s, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha and Thank your for your kind words and constructive criticism. We are always fine tuning our procedures to provide our guests with the ultimate experience. The gear you dove in, is brand new and we are proud to offer top rated equipment. We hope...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We dived Oahu and Maui, which we’re ok, we snorkeled Big Island which was better than the dives we completed up until we dived with you guys and the legend that is Bobbie! Out if the 3/4 dive guides/instructors/DMs we had Bobbie was head and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stuart1378
natalie s, Owner at Hilo Ocean Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha and thank you for your thoughtful and kind words. I will forward your comments on to Bobbie and let him know how much you enjoyed your experience. We pride our selves on excellent customer service. Next time you are on the Big Island, come...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We went out for the afternoon snorkel session and we we taken to a lovely beach that was easily accessible. Our guide, Rosie was extremely knowledgeable and provided us with all our equipment we needed. I would highly recommend this for an all ages activity.

Thank Sunbum22
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Awesome! Was exactly what we were looking for. My wife and I would recommend this dive shop to anyone looking to dive the Hilo side of the island. Aloha!

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Date of experience: September 2018
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