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Kona Boat Rentals

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Address: Honokohau Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 800-311-9189
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Those looking for a private family day of fishing, snorkeling or...

Those looking for a private family day of fishing, snorkeling or exploration, Kona Boat Rentals will outfit you for a day of fun in the Kona sun. No trailers, no washing, no hassle and NO BOATING LICENSE REQUIRED! Great for families and those who want to create their own Kona vacation experiences.

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We rented a 21 ft. center console boat for 4 hours. The boat was very well maintained and equipped with all safety features. Blake was very professional and most helpful when... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We rented a 21 ft. center console boat for 4 hours. The boat was very well maintained and equipped with all safety features. Blake was very professional and most helpful when going over all the charts for our safety and ways to maximize our time on the water. All snorkeling gear was included as well as boogie boards and noodles..... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We planned for several outings while on the big island but our day cruising around the coast was the most relaxing. We were able to tie up to some nice snorkeling areas and do some sight seeing. The service and support from Kona Boat Rentals was excellent and I would do business with them every time we visit.

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Salem, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great customer service, Blake helped us out and got the boat completely outfitted with fishing gear and a few snorkel sets (all included with rental). I highly recommend renting a boat from these guys!!!

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had a great time cruising the ocean in the boat provided by Kona Boat Rental. We were well educated beforehand regarding how to handle the boat, where we could go, etc. We were also given a phone number to call should we experience any difficulties. We were able to see whales and the beautiful coast line. The day we... More 

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Rented a boat for a half day,cruised all along the coast ended up finding a huge pod of dolphins so we got to swim and float along with them. We also had a nice humpback come right by our boat. Boat was clean ran perfectly Blake gave a detailed explanation of everything and was right there when it was time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Called for reservations for my family outing at sea & was very easy. Blake was very kind & helpful (especially when catching a 142LB tuna) to everything about safety plus how to operate the boat. Great family business I recommend going to when visiting Kona!

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SW Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We splurged with KBR on an anniversary trip. Let's get this out of the way first--it ain't cheap, but if you want something to do that's a bit indulgent and TOTALLY fun, then take the plunge with this business! Hubby and I have only boated in fresh water and was a bit concerned about marine boating but they were very... More 

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Camas, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This is our second time renting a boat through Kona boat rentals and both experiences have been excellent. We rented the boat for two families a few days ago and were able to go out on our own. We found and snorkeled with the spinner dolphins, drove up to Captain Cook for snorkeling and Fished on the way back to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

My husband and i decided to rent a boat from Kona Boat rentals. Blake did an amazing job informing us about EVERYTHING! He provided us with great suggestions on where to stop and hop in the water. I mentioned he really wanted to see dolphins so he gave us some suggestions for that too. We ended up going down to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Shane was great. We met him at the shop and quickly went over all the important info. Before we knew it we were launching and heading out of the harbor. We cruised north of the airport and saw dolphins. Dropped in a line and trolled for fish as we headed to kona to check out the cruise ship. This is... More 

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