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Snorkel Bob's

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The Shops, Mauna Lani, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-885-9499
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Made a point of renting special snorkeling gear, because I need lens correction. Imagine my dismay... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Abbie C
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Comfortable snorkel gear

We had a great experience renting masks and snorkels (as well as a couple of boogie boards) during... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scott B
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  • Average5%
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“drop box” (5 reviews)
“boogie boards” (4 reviews)
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The Shops, Mauna Lani, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI
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+1 808-885-9499
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made a point of renting special snorkeling gear, because I need lens correction. Imagine my dismay when we got to the beach and my mask was leaking! My wonderful husband volunteered to drive all the way back to Snorkel Bob’s to remedy the problem, since...More

Thank Abbie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience renting masks and snorkels (as well as a couple of boogie boards) during our recent vacation. Their masks are far more comfortable than any I have tried before, and I especially appreciated the prescription lens option since I wear glasses...More

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Rented our snorkeling equipment from here. Staff gave us some pointers and tips where best places were to snorkel. Plus we read the guide book in our resort and googled. We had the best time and snorkeled five beaches in our week. Was great to...More

Thank kurtz15k
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Excellent staff and so helpful. Fitted my rental equipment at shop. Everything was in great shape. Love that they provide recommendations of where to go. Also pricing is so economical. Gave me phone to call if I had questions and love options of daily rentals...More

Thank missbobbib
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We wanted to "beach hop" around the Big Island so we rented beach chairs from Bob's for $4.50 a day or $25.00 for the whole week. Comfortable Tommy Bahama chairs with lots of pockets, easy carry strap and backpack style design. What a great idea...we...More

1  Thank lindacrick
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We took our own snorkel gear with us to the BI, but it had been awhile sense we had used it. My husbands mask was fine, but mine no longer fit properly and for half of our trip...I was having fits with water constantly pouring...More

1  Thank gldnpupper27
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff, gave great advice about prescription masks and flippers, no pressure sales and open about other suppliers.

Thank MartinvanRooy
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We rented equipment from their location at the Shops at Mauna Lani on the Big Island and returned to their location on Kauai. Everyone was friendly. They helped us size the fins and gave us a mesh bag to hold everything. Upon return, I had...More

Thank Amy T
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

We stayed at a rental in Puako, and the guidebooks said we should snorkel. We thought it'd be nice to give it a try, not particularly excited, but a nice thing to do for a bit. We had no clue, and I'm SO glad we...More

1  Thank Susan P
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

We rented snorkel equipment for the week and it was great! They are very knowledgeable and will give you tips on where to go for the best snorkeling. Drop off was vert great!

Thank carguy58
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