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Snorkel Bob's

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The Shops, Mauna Lani, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Excellent staff and so helpful. Fitted my rental equipment at shop. Everything was in great... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
missbobbib
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Seattle, WA
Snorkel Bob's rents everything for your beach enjoyment

We wanted to "beach hop" around the Big Island so we rented beach chairs from Bob's for $4.50 a day... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
lindacrick
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Granville, Ohio
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The Shops, Mauna Lani, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed January 23, 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

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Reviewed September 20, 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 September 3, 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 August 16, 2017 via mobile

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

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Reviewed August 14, 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 August 5, 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 July 29, 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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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

We used Snorkel Bob's for our gear for a recent trip to Kona. The staff were very helpful in making sure we had the right fit. They even have masks with prescription lenses! This transformed my son's snorkeling experience since he could actually see the...More

Thank Bob A
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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

We rented snorkel equipment for the week here. It seems like it was more expensive than where we rented at the Snorkel Bobs in Kona last year (but then, EVERYTHING is super expensive in the Waikaloa area). The staff is really nice and informative.

Thank hhclemrn
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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Rented some snorkeling gear with my husband for the week. The equipment worked great, had one issue with the one of my swimming fin, went back and had it exchanged with no issues. Also booked 2 excursions with them and received 5 dolers off per...More

Thank R D
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