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Kona Honu/ Paniolo Greens Full report N   Kona, Big Island   Signed up for 2- tank manta ray dive at Garden Eel Cove which is where the mantas come since the closure of the Kona Surf Hotel to ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2004   Paul Lima
<100 Dives
 
Ed Robinson's Diving/ Four Seasons Full report N   Maui   We dove with Ed Robinson's Diving Adventures based on Undercurrent reviews and were happy that we took the advice. The boat leaves... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2004   Michael Drumstas
250+ Dives
 
Fathom 5 Divers/ Poipu Marriott Full report N   Kauaii   A great group to dive with. The only downside is going to their facility in town and having to meet and do paperwork in a shack in... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
1/2004   Scott PAge-Pagter
500+ Dives
 
Seasport Divers Full report N   Kauaii   Although the diving was pretty good, this operator was less than good to dive with. They had too many people and made us all dive ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2004   Scott Page-Pagter
500+ 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
 
Aloha Dive Company/ King Kamehameha Kona Beach Resort Full report N   Kona   As always, diving with Mike and Earl was a joy. They go out of their way to query their customers and find out what they want to s... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2004   Diana Dickinson
100+ Dives
 
Bubbles Below/ Radisson Kauai Beach Resort Full report N   Kauai/Niihau   Awesome diving. Niihau world class site. Spectacular volcanic formations. Towards the west side of Niihau, at Niihau Arches, th... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2003   Ed Gross
100+ Dives
 
Pacific Rim Divers/ King Kamehameha Full report N   Kona, Big Island   Pacific Rim Divers runs a great operation. They have a modest sized boat, so they take a max of 6 people out at a time. There was ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
3/2004   James Fillmore
<100 Dives
 
Seasport Divers/ Embassy Resorts Full report N   Kauai South   American Airlines new schedule, St. Louis to Kauai, return flight has a 5hr + layover in LA. They use small planes and they are pac... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
3/2004   Fred Zurbriggen
250+ Dives
 
Kapalua Dive Company/ Ritz Carlton Maui Full report N   Maui   Kapalua Dive Company operates from the Ritz Carlton as well as Kapalua Bay Resort. They are a small but excellent service oriented... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2004   Beth and Steve Welch
250+ Dives
 
B & B Scuba/ Ritz Carlton Maui Full report N   Maui   My wife and I took IANTD rebreather training from Brad Varney at B & B. Can't say enough good things about them. They were profess... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2004   Steve and Beth Welch
250+ Dives
 
Pacific Rim Divers/ n/A Full report N   Kona   Some of the questions above need to have a "N/ A" option, ie accomodations, etc. This dive operator meets you at the dock, and is ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2004   Jim Perez
<100 Dives
 
Multiple/ Kona Bali Kai Condos Full report N   Big Island, Kona   We spent the month of January on the Big Island of Hawaii doing a combination of shore diving, boat diving, and sight- seeing. We ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2004   Carol Cox
1000+ Dives
 
Octopus Reef Full report Y   Maui   Rene of Octopus Reef was the consumate tour guide/ instructor. She made us feel very, very comfortable as newly certified divers. ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2004   Mary Stenroos
<100 Dives
 
Dive Makai Full report N   Kailua-Kona   We selected Dive Makai based on reviews in Chapbook. They met our expectations. Like most boat diving in Hawaii, the attitude is... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
11/2003   Rick and Pamela Gordon
250+ Dives
 
Lahaina Divers/ private house rental Full report N   Maui   All in all a very cool first time experience shared with experienced diver friends. There was 8 total of us, 6 of which are diver... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2003   John Nosworthy
<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
 
Octopus Reef/ No Resort Full report N   Maui   Instead of getting bounced around on a boat trip to the dive sites, we contacted Octopus Reef and Renee met us at two shore dive... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2003   Steve Hess
500+ Dives
 
Ed Robinson/ Westin Ocean Villas Full report N   Maui   Excellent dive trip with Ed Robinson. Our guide Amy was very enthusiastic about all the various creatures we found. I enjoy looki... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2003   Greg Cruz
100+ Dives
 
Mike Severns Diving/ Hyatt Regency Maui Full report N   Maui   First found out about Mike Severns Diving through the Chapbook. To us, Undercurrent is an outstanding investment for those that d... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2003   John & Nancy Nakamura
100+ Dives
 
Octopus Reef Full report N   Maui   Octopus Reef is better termed a dive training and guide service than a dive operation it is as personalized a dive experienc... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
9/2003   Jeff Stephenson & Avis Durgan
<100 Dives
 
Pacific Rim Divers/ Country Club Villas Full report N   Kona   Patrice runs the best 6- pack dive operation I've ever been on. The boat is a good size for 6 divers though it could perhaps use a ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2003   William Hall
250+ Dives
 
Octopus Reef/ Kapalua Full report N   Maui   Octopus Reef was, simply put, fantastic. We could not have asked for anything else of Rene. Rene started by asking each of the 3 o... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2003   Neil and Leslie Campbell
<100 Dives
 
octopus reef Full report N   kihei, maui   I got solo certified by Rene Umberger Octopus Reef - Dive Training & Tours (808) 875- 0183 [. . . ] I was diving... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
9/2003   pat delaplane
250+ Dives
 
Aloha Dive Company/ Royal Kona Resort Full report N   Kona, Big Island   There are several good dive companies in Kona, including Dive Makai and Sandwich Isle Divers, but Aloha Dive Company stands head a... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
9/2003   Richard J. Troberman
100+ Dives
 
Octapus Reef Full report N   Maui   This is a small group or individual guided shore dive at any of several sites on Maui. The guide was well informed, knew the biol... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2003   William Wilson
1000+ Dives
 
Maui Dreams Dive Company/ Shores of Maui Full report N   Maui   We did one dive with Ed Robinson at Molokini, which was excellent as always. For the rest of the trip, our group decided to just r... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2003   Leo Dioguardi
250+ Dives
 
Bubbles Below Full report N   Ni'ihau, Kaua'i   The quality of the dive staff was first rate. Good dive briefings and excellent guided service to go to the most enjoyable parts o... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2003   LeRoy Anderson
250+ Dives
 
Shaka Divers/ Traveling Shore Dive Full report N   Maui   Shaka Divers (Doug Corbin) operates out of a modified school bus (Scuba Bus) along Maui'a south west shoreline. < [. . . ] . ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2003   John Gregory
<100 Dives
 
Ed Robinson's Full report N   Maui   Although they advertise that they cater to the experienced diver there is no nitrox available. When I asked about this they respo... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
8/2003   Joe Spears
100+ Dives
 
Ocean Concepts Scuba Full report N   Oahu   I had the occasion to be in Honolulu for other reasons. I had very low expectations of diving in Oahu and couldn't find any infor... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
7/2003   Gerald Canning
250+ Dives
 
Lahina Divers Full report N   Maui   The first day the boat from Lahina divers was nice, thereafter, the boat was nothing to brag about. The captain was the same and t... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   Jerry Hamberg
500+ Dives
 
ProDivers of Maui/ N/A Full report N   Maui   Maximum of 6 divers per trip on a boat that would usually take 10 - 12. Any gear you didn't bring, they supply new, good- quality ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   John & Beth Feeney
<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
 
Octopus Reef Full report N   Maui   We contacted Octopus Reef by e mail before our trip and booked a 2 tank shore (twilight/ Night) dive. This dive was the diving hig... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2003   Greg Dixon
100+ Dives
 
Bubbles Below/ Kauai Full report N   [N/A]   Bubbles below was recommended by a dive operator on another island. They were recommended for moderate to advanced divers. Once we... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2003   Greg Dixon
100+ Dives
 
Eco-Adventures Full report N   [N/A]   We were all very impressed with the diving off of the Big Island. Eco- Adventures did an amazing job of taking us to unusual place... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
5/2003   Beverly Leonard
250+ Dives
 
Bubbles Below Full report Y   Kuaui   Linda and her crew make diving Kuaui a lot of fun no matter what the exprience level. Divers go up as they run low on air so ligh... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2003   Nikki Mahan
500+ Dives
 
B & B Scuba Full report N   Maui   My husband and I had a fabulous time diving with B&B Scuba of Kihei, Hawaii. We each took training with Brad Varney at different l... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
3/2003   Paul and Cindy Pruitt
<100 Dives
 
Ed Robinson Full report N   Maui   Second dive trip with Ed Robinson, previous trip three experienced divers, this trip five experienced divers, 2 new divers. Gave g... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
3/2003   Gary & Marie Scheidt
250+ Dives
 
Octopus Reef - Rene/ stayed in private home Full report N   Maui   You don't have to travel far (from the West Coast) to dive with mantas! My husband and I returned to Maui to dive with Rene of Oc... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2003   Mary Stiles
<100 Dives
 
Mauna Kea Divers/ Paniolo Greens Full report N   Big Island   In October we shore dived off the Big Island. There was quite a surge in the rough seas due to the consistent winds, thus lowerin... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
10/2002   Larry & Fawn Lovecchio
100+ Dives
 
Fathom Five Full report N   Kauai   We had been warned ahead of time that the diving on Kauai was not going to be "anything to write home about", but i thought i woul... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
1/2003   Marc Massari
500+ Dives
 
Pacific Rim Divers/ Worldmark @ Kona Full report N   Kona   This was our second dive trip to Kona in which we used Pacific Rim Divers (they came highly rated in Undercurrents previously). P... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2002   Rebecca Maldonado
100+ Dives
 
Mike Sevrens Diving/ [same]NA Full report N   [N/A]Maui   Mike Sevrens is a top notch dive operator. They know more about marine life than any one else we've ever gone diving with. T... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
10/2002   Chrys Martin
<100 Dives
 
Mike Severns Diving/ Kihei Surfside Full report N   Maui   Mike Severns Diving is by far the most professional and organized dive operation we have pleasure of diving with. The briefings we... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2002   Tim Mann
<100 Dives
 
Trilogy Divers/ Manili Bay Full report N   Lanai   Well, we didn't go to Hawaii to dive. We have generally been unimpressed with the quality of the coral and quantity of fish in Haw... Full report  
1 stars
4 stars  
9/2002   Richard Troop
100+ Dives
 
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