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Scuba Diving

Scuba Dive - 1 tank
Scuba Dive - 2 tank

Learn Off a Floating Dive Platform or Wade to Your Desired Depth

SCUBA: Beginners Welcome

Our PADI Instructors Love Novices

H2O Sports is a PADI®* Resort Facility, the absolute Gold Standard of diving; all our instructors are PADI® Certified.  The newest and safest methods are taught; the student/teacher ratio is a maximum of four-to-one. The reward is colorful reef fish, breathtaking marine life, and maybe even our honu or green sea turtles!

Learn Off a Floating Dive Platform 

Each dive is fully escorted to a depth of 35 feet from our 48′ floating dive platform

Each Dive is a 20-Minute Underwater Tour of Maunalua Bay

Whether you want to learn SCUBA or improve your skills, this is where you want to be.  Allow yourself 12 hours between diving and flying.

*Professional Association of Diving Instructors

Playtimes and Check-In

  • SCUBA diving is available Monday through Saturday mornings; beach-originating dives operate seven mornings a week
  • Your check-in takes place in our Hawai’i Kai Shopping Center headquarters
  • Free round-trip transportation, with pick up from Waikiki hotels, at 8 or 9 a.m. (upon availability)
  • Total time of activity, including round-trip Waikiki transport, approximately 3 ½ hours (4 ½ with two dives)
  • Approximate on-site schedule after check-in:
    20 minutes – Thorough instruction
    20 minutes – Preparation and practice with dive gear
    20 minutes underwater per dive, per location

Other SCUBA Diving Details

  • All dive gear and related safety equipment is included
  • English, Japanese, and Korean-speaking instructors are available
  • Great photo opportunities of the Hawai’i Kai coastline, Koko Crater, Koko Head and the Ko’olau Mountain Range, while shuttling to your dive site on calm, lovely Maunalua Bay
  • Ask at check-in about multiple experience discounts


  • You must be in good health and complete a medical statement at check-in
  • Pregnant women cannot participate
  • You must allow 12 hours between diving and flying