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Maui Spearfishing Academy

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5425 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-8766
+1 808-446-0352
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Free Dive and Spear Fish

What a unique experience! Not only did we get some shots off while spear fishing, we also learned... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LukeandJenn
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Great time!

We had an awesome time learning the basics and getting out and trying our luck. My wife came along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Josh W
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Be PROUD of the fish you catch and the skill you gain with Maui Spearfishing Academy! We only target big Game and Invasive species. We'll teach you how to dive and hunt in a sustainable and respectful way. Let us be the highlight of your trip. Just look at our reviews!
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5425 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-8766
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a unique experience! Not only did we get some shots off while spear fishing, we also learned about how to free dive. It was challenging and you get a chance to push yourself. Bobby and Keoki have a good pulse on your abilities and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome time learning the basics and getting out and trying our luck. My wife came along for the entire trip, and though she didn't fish, she still enjoyed the workout. Bob and Keoki were super cool, laid back, and very knowledgeable in...More

Thank Josh W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Maui several times and wanted to try something new so we decided to give spearfishing a try. We had an awesome experience and learned everything we needed to know to be comfortable in the water. Loved the exercises to help us hold...More

Thank Tony L
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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Haha thanks Tony! Looking forward to diving with you again or if I'm not the guide then having you meet some of my guys!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband booked this spear fishing trip while we were at home in Texas. He said I could either hang out of the beach, snorkel, or go for the full experience. I am not the strongest swimmer, but I decided to go on the trip...More

Thank Ashley W
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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo Ashley! See you guys next year!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic morning spent with our great guides Joey and Keoki. We learned how to hold our breath, identify fish, load and shoot the spear gun.. all before we got in the water. We were provided with top of the line gear for our...More

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Bobby T, Owner at Maui Spearfishing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Joey and Keoki Really are amazing guides and true local spear-fishermen! Stoked you had a great time and thank you for your kind review!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Keoki and Joey did a great job with the trip. Highly recommend. Also liked the pre dive tutorial on breathing technique. Mahalos guys!

Thank Adam C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow. The highlight of my visit to Maui was definitely the Maui Spearfishing Academy (MSA). My spearfishing day started off in the morning on a bit of a cloudy day, I was a little worried about the weather, but upon arriving at the MSA headquarters,...More

Thank Travis B
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Keoki was an awesome guide! He was a cool dude. Very informative. Kept a good eye on our small group. Let us have fun too. I shot a couple of small guys. One invasive grouper and another fish. Also missed a couple. Doesn’t matter, it’s...More

Thank crackerjap88
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We didn't know what we were getting ourselves into at all when we signed up for the spearfishing course with Bobby but it was a fantastic adventure and I am so glad that we did. I had always liked pushing my limits underwater and seeing...More

Thank Ian S
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Wow had a excellent time with Joe . He gave a great tutorial on the process of holding your breath and relaxing under water . We only hunted for invasive fish and had were taught what fish we should stay away from . Small group...More

Thank Erick I
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Holly_S_1254
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Response from MauiSpearfishing | Property representative |
Aloha! As far as keeping fish after our trip, we do rely on our guests being able to keep/prepare their fish in their condo/etc. For those staying in hotels, we do not have a pre-arranged deal with any restaurants. Many have... More
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