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Blue Wilderness Dive Adventures

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Great for fish geeks!

Captain Kevin and dive master Greg both really know their reef fauna. Besides the usual... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter K
Kapaau, Hawaii
scuba dive in kona coast

Our instructor Dave was really knowledgeable about the cliffs and coral structure of the coast, we... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Milan, Italy
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201 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Queen's Marketplace, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-0980
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All reviews cookies manta rays these guys boat ramp rented tanks amazing home great diving sea life swim throughs surface interval the big island discover scuba sandy bottom a bit cramped fast boat open water octopus
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented tanks from Blue Wilderness for about a week, and that was awesome! Tanks were always full, and double checked before I picked them up. It's a great deal, really works for us. Keep in mind though, that you have to reserve tanks before...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Kevin and dive master Greg both really know their reef fauna. Besides the usual suspects—such as numerous turtles—we saw cleaner shrimp, lantern tobies, flame angels, sleeping reef sharks, sandperch, and more. Pipefish and anthias were no-shows on this trip, but at least the guys...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Our instructor Dave was really knowledgeable about the cliffs and coral structure of the coast, we saw plenty of amazing sea life and nice undersea lava architecture! The raft to the diving spots was really fun too! Definitely recommended!

Thank mariannafrancesca
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I have taken several trips with Blue Wilderness and each time we were made to feel like family. Diving, dolphins, mantas, they provide it all. Mahalos to the crew!!

Thank James S
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Signed up for two tank morning dive. Crew were friendly and eager to set up everyone’s gear. The boat was a Rigid Inflatable Boat, which was fine, but excessive gear can get in the way based on limited floor space. This didn’t seem to be...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We were very excited to find this dive experience close to Kamuela where we were staying without having to drive down to Kona. Dave, Gary and Denise were wonderful and so helpful. Gary was very patient with our daughter who had a hard time with...More

Thank Stacey K
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is really such a fantastic experience. My husband and I and our kids ages 18 and 15 neglected to read the confirmation that clearly says where to meet the boat (Puako Boat Ramp, I believe). When we arrived (a bit late) the captain and...More

Thank Alloverdaworldkauai
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Dave, Garry, and (Chad?) were all fantastic throughout the certification process. The diving that they take you too is very close to Waikoloa and there's tons of incredible swimthroughs that combined with the knowledge of the staff made this trip perfect.

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 20 May 2018

My wife and I stopped in the Blue Wilderness store in the Queen's Marketplace a week ago. We spoke at length with Steve Schwickert about Scuba Diving and the 2-day intro class. He was very helpful and informative and took a great deal of time...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Booked to go but sadly did not see any mantas. We were offered another trip when we return which was great! The staff, the dive boat and dive crew were excellent. I would advise on going on this trip

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8 March 2018|
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Response from fand | Reviewed this property |
The snorkelers wear wet suits. They hold onto a float. There is no waiting around for the divers, the snorkeling and diving take place at the same time in the same spot.
23 November 2017|
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Response from John J | Reviewed this property |
Manta night dive a must do. I go 2-3 times at night every trip. Anywhere else they take you will be great for a second.
15 July 2016|
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Response from AussieGills | Reviewed this property |
They give you a wetsuit on the tour - mine was only short sleeves and legs but definitely ask if a full one is available. I did not feel like I missed out at all with the snorkel experience! Enjoy