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Diving Reviews of Jack's Diving Locker in Hawaii

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Average Overall Ratings
(over last 3 years)
(34 Reports)
For Experienced Divers:  4 stars For Inexperienced Divers:  4 stars
Underwater Photography:  4 stars Accommodations:  3 stars
 
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Jack's Diving Locker/ Royal Kona N   [N/A]   "Manta diving"
Manta divingThis trip was planned with Manta dives in mind. Unfortunately, we got to the island the day before hurricane Ana hit. Lucky for ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
10/2014   Joe Hamernick
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ RAVC Keahou Kona N   Kona   "A good trip to Kona"
A good trip to Kona • Dove three days with Jack's. The main retail shop is in the Coconut Grove shopping center. You can enter from Alii Dr, but it's... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2014   Joel Horie
<100 Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Hapuna Prince N   Kona   "Pelagic Magic and Mantas with Jack's Diving Locker"
Pelagic Magic and Mantas with Jack's Diving LockerWow! Cool stuff floating past you at night time while hanging from a 50' rope in the dark. Hard to describe the ctenophores unles... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2014   Mark Etter
500+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Kona Coast N   Kona, Big Island   the bad: not great diving but ok for beginners; they do NOT go deep; the coral was bleached or dead, still there were tropical f... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
8/2014   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Bay Club N   Kona   The Pelagic Magic Night Dive is unique in the world. You are taken 3 miles off the Kona Coast in an ocean area well over a mile de... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2013   Ernest Lavagetto
1000+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker N   Kona   Jacks diving locker is well organised and ran. Three boats. They have classic dives (that are more suited to beginner divers) and ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2013   Jonnie Stubbenhagen
1000+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Outrigger Kualoa Beach Resort Full report N   Kona Coast   Jack's is a large shop and dive operation and my group of about 20 fitted easily onto the boat. Keller, the divemaster, and the cr... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
12/2011   Michael Traylor
500+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker Full report N   Kona   They have such nice gear I should have left my wet suits, mask and fins at home - especially since we just had the 2 dives. The b... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2010   Hollie Lindauer
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ N/A Full report N   Big Island   This was the 4th or 5th time we have dived with Jack's and their service keeps us coming back. Large, well maintained boats. Ver... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2010   Erin and Jim
100+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Wyndham Kona Hawaiian Resort Full report N   Kona   This was our third stay on the Big Island and diving with Jack's Diving Locker. Service and staff at Jacks' was great as usual. We... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2009   Jim & Patrice Murray
<100 Dives
 
Jack's Diving/ Full report N   Kona   I am never sure how to report on Hawaii diving. I love to dive but I also like to see things when I dive. The dive shop did a gr... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
10/2009   Jan C
1000+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker Full report N   Big Island   This was my first dive trip to the Big Island of Hawaii. My girlfriend, Margi, and I scored big by diving with Jack’s Diving Locke... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2009   Eric Eckes
500+ Dives
 
Jack's Dive Locker/ n/a Full report N   Big Island   Shore Diving in Kona allows the freedom to choose your own sites, times and profiles. Rent tanks and weights at Jack's Diver Lock... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
12/2008   Jack Gullo Jr.
500+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker Full report N   Big Island   Best dive operation on the Big Island and I've dove with most of them over the years. Jack's service is consistently outstanding ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2009   Bob DeFeo
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Dive Locker Full report N   Big Island   "Pelagic Magic" Night Dive, Advanced dives, Classic dives performed with Jack's. While all the diving done with Jack's was superb... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2008   Bob DeFeo
250+ Dives
 
Jacks Dive Locker/ -- Full report N   Big Island   Shore diving the Big Island on your own is the best. Rent tanks for the week from Jack's, get a dive site map and go. The tough ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
11/2007   Jack Gullo
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Kona Sea Village Full report N   Kona   A group of ten divers and 4 snorkelers spent Halloween week in Kona staying at Sea Village, booked through SunQuest Vacations. My... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2007   Rick Back
100+ Dives
 
Jack's Dive Locker Full report N   Big Island   Shore diving at its best. Daily tank rentals with unlimited fills make diving easy. Shop provides maps of the dive site - both o... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2006   Jack Gullo
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Vacation Rental Home - Aloha House Full report N   Big Island - Kona Coast   We shore dove at Honaunau (Place of Refuge) off two step - this was a nice dive with lots of coral and lots of reef fish. We also... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2007   Craig Lazanich
<100 Dives
 
Jack's Dive Locker Full report N   Big Island   Tank rentals at Jack's are great - rent by the day, with free re-fills. They will give you maps of the shore dive spot and sugges... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2005   Jack Gullo Jr.
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ n/a Full report N   Big Island   Although Jack's is a large operation, they never crowded their boats. Diving is valet style, which I have never been fond of, but ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
8/2006   Robin E. Green
100+ Dives
 
Kona Coast Divers/ Paniolo Greens Full report N   The Big Island   [None]Resort was clean and large enough, though falls short on amennities. It is on a golf course and apx. 30 min. drive to dive s... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2004   Scott
100+ Dives
 
Kona Coast Divers Full report N   Kona Coast   I completed an Advanced Open Water course with Kona Coast Divers in September, 2005. I was very pleased with the quality of their ... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
9/2005   Bud
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Hale Kona Kai condominium Full report N   Kona   Jack's is a very professional, well run operation. They were unfailingly accommodating and friendly. There were no time limits... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2005   Marc & Anne Bressman
250+ Dives
 
Kona Coast Divers/ N/A Full report N   Big Island of Hawaii]   We found Kona Coast Divers to be a friendly and accommodating operation. It is located in the harbor a few miles north of the tow... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2005   James Heimer
250+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker Full report N   Kon   I dive the night Manta Ray dives off Kona airport and off of the old Kona Surf (Sheraton) Jack's is reportedly the "best" in Kona... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
6/2005   bob peterson
100+ Dives
 
Kona Coast Divers Full report N   Big Island   Good: Divemasters did a great job, I never touched my gear and it was set up perfect. I want to dive their dock, what a predive sh... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
12/2003   Kevin Elman
1000+ Dives
 
Jacks Diving Locker/ Kona Nalu Condos Full report N   Big Island   The Big Island of Hawaii has great shore diving, so much so that I spent most of my UW time there shore diving instead of boat div... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
9/2004   Steven C Williams
<100 Dives
 
Jack's Dive Locker/ Local condo Full report N   Big Island   The new shop at Jack's Dive Locker is world class. The friendliness of the people that work there may be the best you ever encount... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2004   David Richardson
100+ Dives
 
jacks Diving Locker Full report N   Kona   The manta dive is a hit or miss with any of the dive ops. Theres always the possibility that they wont show up, as in our case - ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2004   Clare Petosa
100+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Kona Islander Inn Full report N   Kona (West Coast)   Recently got certified (Open Water) with Jack's Diving Locker in Kona, Hawaii. My instructor, Doug Farr, was excellent. He was pa... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
5/2004   Richard Swan
<100 Dives
 
Jacks Diving Locker/ Fairway Villas - Waikoloa Full report N   Kona   Jack's Diving Locker is one of the cadillacs of dive operations. Service is great. You meet everyday at the dive shop which is ab... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2003   Martin Raffauf
100+ Dives
 
Jacks Dive Locker/ Keahou Full report N   Big Island   It was a chance that there might be Mantas, we knew this going into the dive. There were no sightings. The coral was not in great... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   Jerry
500+ Dives
 
Jack's Diving Locker/ Orchid at Muana Lani Full report N   Kona Coast - Big Island   Diving: Kona Coast diving was as nice as I thought it would be. The staff at Jack's was friendly and helpful. The 2-tank trips b... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
3/2002   Eric A. Frick
100+ Dives
 
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