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Five Star Scuba Wailea

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3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8443
+1 808-875-1234 ext. 4590
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First time learning to scuba dive

It was a lot of fun to learn about scuba diving... and there is a lot to know. I signed up for a... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
hiltonfrazer
Scuba Diving

Would definitely recommend scuba diving at the Grand Wailea, especially if it’s your first time... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Five Star Scuba is Maui's largest and most reputable resort diving company. Each of our PADI trained and certified professionals provide the highest level of service, training and safety on Maui. Five Star Scuba is located in the world-class Grand Wailea Resort & Spa - a Waldorf Astoria Resort - and is perfect for your destination getaway to Hawaii. Nestled on forty acres of lush tropical gardens
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“ocean dive” (8 reviews)
“open water” (12 reviews)
“intro class” (4 reviews)
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3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8443
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a lot of fun to learn about scuba diving... and there is a lot to know. I signed up for a session with my 10 year old son. We did the 'in pool' training first. As it turned out, my son was unable...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would definitely recommend scuba diving at the Grand Wailea, especially if it’s your first time. The ocean is warmer than most other places, the sites are amazing underwater and it’s very clear. It is very safe and a great time. Drew is our favorite instructor;...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great introductory dive for my kids, our instructor was very helpful and the kids had a wonderful experience, and want to continue to scuba

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Jose was our dive master. There were just two divers, Jose and another worker who tagged along. Jose was very informative and easy to get along. The weather and waves were perfect. We saw plenty of eels and before exiting we came across a white...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Aloha, You must have done your scuba with Five Star on the west side of Maui. We are Five Star Scuba Wailea but we are very glad to know you enjoyed your experience. The next time you're on Maui and staying at the Grand Wailea...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Great experience. Michael is a great instructor. Entire staff was pleasant and wanted to help. 5 STARS

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We look forward to diving with you again very soon!! Mahalo!!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

To start, our instructor was so kind and helpful and even threw in some corny jokes during our instruction! When you get in the practice pool with all of your gear it is so mesmerizing and I was already having so much fun. Getting in...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We love to teach scuba and we love to see people fall in love with it too! We look forward to diving with you again very soon. Mahalo!!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Unfortunately my own nervousness made me back out. However they were so kind and helpful with this. My girlfriend has a passion for sea animals and went through with it. It changed her life! lol she absolutely loved it and was blown away. The staff...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your time. We are very happy to know that she enjoyed herself. The next time you're on Maui please come see us again so that we can try to get you past your own nervousness. The fear is...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

I did two dives with Five Star Scuba while staying at the Grand Wailea Resort and they were both fantastic. Prior to the first dive three of us went through the basics of the equipment, breathing, hand signals, safety and took a quiz after our...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. It is great to know that you enjoyed your experience and we could help you make some amazing memories. We look forward to diving with you again very soon! Mahalo!!

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We joined in the class and the kids loved it, I would suggest this to all parents. The instructor was extremely helpful and great with young kids.

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. We love to show children the excitement of scuba diving! Mahalo!!

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

So, I’m an experienced diver, my wife however had never. So we did the Explore scuba class. Drew was our instructor. He was amazing. He was excellent in his instruction and super patient. He addressed all of her issues and even got her tot he...More

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FiveStarScuba, Manager at Five Star Scuba Wailea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your review and we are very glad to know that you enjoyed your experience. We love to teach scuba and we love to see people fall in love with it. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Mahalo!!

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lrobin90
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Response from FiveStarScuba | Property representative |
Aloha We have a couple programs for your family. The youngest we can do is 8-9 yr olds in our Bubble Maker program. We also do a full Discover SCUBA Diving for 10 yr olds on up. This program is one that teaches the skills... More
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