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Kona Boys The Beach Shack

75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
+1 808-329-2345
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Kayak Kealakekua Bay

Our kayaking and snorkeling Morning Magic tour was fantastic. We saw spinner dolphins both on the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Julia K
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Palo Alto, California
Great Kona location and very friendly guide and staff

During our recent Hawaii vacation my family decided to do a guided outrigger canoe trip with Kona... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ChewInRI
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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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Kona Boys - Beach Shack offer beach boy services with aloha. Located on the sand at Kamakahonu Bay, behind the King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel and next to Kailua Pier, this is a one stop shop for ocean equipment and activities. Join the crew at Kona Boys Beach Shack for Stand Up Paddle Boarding Lessons, Outrigger Canoe Rides, and Kayak Tours, or drop by to rent equipment for your next ocean adventure.
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 17:00
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75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
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+1 808-329-2345

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Reviewed yesterday

Our kayaking and snorkeling Morning Magic tour was fantastic. We saw spinner dolphins both on the way to and from Kealakekua Bay. Snorkeling was amazing in crystal clean waters of the bay. Our guide Ali'i was fantastic. He helped everyone in and out of the...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 4 days ago

During our recent Hawaii vacation my family decided to do a guided outrigger canoe trip with Kona Boys. We choose Kona Boys because they had the option to do a private outrigger trip that wound up costing only about $40 more than if we had...More

Thank ChewInRI
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kona Boys was located right outside of our hotel. We asked about snorkeling and the next thing we knew we were signed up to kayak and snorkel with them at Kealakekua Bay. Our guides were Alii and Nathan. They were so awesome and helpful!...More

Thank mouserMaplewood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with our guide, Eden, on an Outrigger canoe leaving from the King K! Would highly recommend renting from Kona Boys!!

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a first-time paddleboarder and the staff at the beach shack walked me through some quick tips and got me on my way for my hour-long rental. Staff was friendly, efficient, and the rental location was so convenient to the Marriott. Highly recommend renting...More

Thank kprender
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a private charter from Kona Boys and we're met by the friendliest and most helpful staff who just want you to have fun. Ask for Eden she is brilliant, funny and a local born right here on the island. She was so awesome...More

Thank dobeir
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 of us rented 2 standup paddle board, a two person kayak and a one person kayak/board. The 2 where first time paddle board users and they had a great time in the protect cove. My husband and I took the 2 person kayak out...More

1  Thank Crazy8Ma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ali'i is an awesome guide who took us kayaking Kealakekua Bay to Capt Cook monument. We had a fab trip and recommend highly!

1  Thank Barb M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time ever kayaking and snorkeling with Kona boys. Justice AKA Ali'i was the best guide ever. He made instruction easy and was great to talk to. We even saw dolphins close to our kayaks. One piece of advice make sure Ali'i...More

1  Thank lawonda s
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Salina had her work cut out for her because we were 3 women with no to little SUP experience. She was wonderful and very patient. We were standing up and paddling in no time. The area where you start is very calm and you graduate...More

Thank Pam V
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Michelle P
14 May 2017|
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Response from islandcarp | Property representative |
generally the spinners are most active in the early morning. they are nocturnal and usually go into their sleep cycle in the mid morning. I would recommend the 8am or 9am canoe ride for the best opportunity to see... More
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