We offer the best scuba diving available in the state of Hawaii and even the entire Pacific Ocean. Kona Honu Divers received the readers choice award from scuba diving magazine readers for top dive operator in the Pacific & Indian Oceans. This means you can be sure you’ll have a great experience Kona scuba diving with us. Kona Diving is some of Hawaii’s best diving and when you book multiple charters with us you’ll not only have the opportunity to see why the best scuba diving Hawaii has is here in Kona you’ll save while doing it!
Kona Honu Divers puts a strong emphasis on quality. This is why you can be sure you’ll have the best experience available Kona scuba diving with us. When it comes to Big Island scuba diving we take pride in our offers of free nitrox and package pricing. We consider ourselves the number one place for serious divers who are looking to do plenty of Kona diving and see what makes Big Island scuba diving better than any other diving in Hawaii.
Why Choose Us
Why would you book with us versus another dive operator? There’s plenty of reasons. We have the most well appointed and spacious boats, the nicest top-of-the-line rental gear, the most experienced and well trained crew, and the best offers available of any dive shop or dive boat operation in Hawaii and the Pacific! There’s a reason divers return year after year to dive with us. Some divers have racked up over 600 dives with us! Check out our testimonials to see why divers chose us and love their experience with Kona’s best dive shop. Our crew loves Kona scuba diving and their experience and passion for the ocean and all of it’s critters really shows in the way they work. Did you know Scuba Diving Magazine readers gave Kona Honu Divers crew the readers choice award for the best staff in the Pacific & Indian Ocean region? With a cumulative of over 60,000 dives our crew loves to dive and we’ll be happy to take you out day after day to see what makes Big Island scuba diving so good.
The Best Boats
Our boats are the backbone of our business as they allow us to reach the best diving Hawaii has. Kona’s magical coast has so many wonderful features and dive sites. It stretches far and so we offer charters for those who want to go more far afield. The Honu One is our 46′ newton custom dive boat built specifically to our specifications. This vessel is an industry standard and beloved dive boat. She’s spacious and comfy featuring cushy SeaDek, plenty of seating, and multiple places to lounge. Since we only take 12 divers on this 49 passenger boat it is super roomy and you’ll find sometimes you’re alone while you gaze into the ocean’s rippling surface. She also has a restroom, camera table, and hot water shower. The Honu Lele is our premium boat for Kona diving. At 33.5 feet long she is by no means small but only takes 6 divers in our more exclusive premium advanced charter. Our strict requirements mean you’ll be certain to have other divers that are more seasoned aboard with you. Featuring full shade and cushy SeaDek underfoot she is sleek and fast giving you then opportunity to visit dive sites that few others will ever see. Along the way you may come across some unique creatures such as whales, dolphins, porpoises, or even a whale shark or shooting hammerheads! You never know what the island will deliver. The comfort and convenience of scuba diving Big Island with us is unmatched. Come see for your self!
The Best Equipment
Divers love our rental gear. We offer only the best equipment available to our guests and replace it frequently so you’ll be Big Island scuba diving with equipment that looks clean and lightly used. We proactively maintain all of our regulators every 3 months so you’ll be sure to have regulators that are working smoothly and breathing effortlessly. We use Atomic brand regulators because they are the best regulators in the industry with natural breathing and the best features and function. Our wetsuits and bcds are replaced regularly so they will always work to keep you safe and warm. Are you having your own gear issues? Take it in to our shop where our repair tech can get it fixed and back in operation for your next dive.
The Best Staff
Our staff is truly where we differentiate ourselves from the rest of the operators out there. Our average employee has been with us for 5 years. This means you won’t be diving with a brand new divemaster. Our staff is highly trained and experienced in handling many different kinds of scenarios. They’ve seen it all! They love Kona diving having thousands of dives Kona scuba diving as well as diving around the world.
Package Pricing & Deals
Many serious divers choose us as their go-to provider because we are so good at what we do, taking you diving. Choose among our Big Island scuba diving packages to save on all of your dives. Book 3 charters and receive 10% off all of your dives. Book 5 charters and receive 15% off of your dives or for the hardcore divers book 10 or more charters and get a whopping 20% off all of your Kona scuba diving. You can mix and match your dives choosing between the morning, manta, and blackwater dive. Many divers will simply choose to join us on as many 2-tank am charters as possible diving for several days up to a few weeks! They really love their Kona diving.
We also offer one of the best deals in the world on nitrox because it’s completely free! This means you’ll have longer, less taxing dives and it won’t cost you a penny! It’s pretty hard to pass up that deal. we fill all of our tanks to 32% so you’ll be safer big island scuba diving.
So go ahead and check our calendar of availability to see which dives will work best for your Kona diving itinerary. Book soon as spots can fill up well in advance. Especially during busier times of the year. Join us for the best Kona scuba diving available.