About

About

E Komo Mai (Welcome) To Kona Boys, Kona’s original, award winning kayak shop, serving the Big Island and specializing in Kealakekua Bay since 1996.

Mahalo (thank you), for visiting the Kona Boys website.

We are a small, laid back, island style surf, kayak, and dive shop located on the Big Island’s Kona Coast above Kealakekua Bay. Our ohana (family) consists of lifelong watermen and women who share a passion and respect for the ocean and all that lives within.

We are here to help locals and visitors alike enjoy Hawaii’s waters while caring for its delicate balance. So, whether your looking to paddle and snorkel Kealakekua Bay, surf our various reef breaks, or submerge yourself in our aquatic wonderland, Kona Boys has the gear, information, guides, and aloha to help.

Locations

Kona Boys has 2 locations on the Big Island of Hawaii. One is on the beach in Kailua-Kona in front of King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel. The other is in Kealakekua, on the way to Captain Cook’s monument and Kealakekua … Check it out >

Newsletter

Thanks for your interest in receiving email updates EXCLUSIVE OFFERS Receive a special offers available only to Kona Boys email subscribers. KB OHANA As a part of our Ohana be the first to hear about special shopping events, and our … Check it out >

Sponsorships

Kona Boys is proud to have some of the islands best on our team! Kona Boys loves to sponsor local wave-riders and ocean-goers on a competitive level. Bodyboarding Willy Petrovic Willy has been on the Kona Boys team practically since … Check it out >

Big Island Links

Big Isle Links We are fortunate to live and work in a community filled with wonderful people, and on the Big Island with each person you meet the island gets a little smaller. We have put together a list of … Check it out >

Customer Reviews

We love to hear from our customers and to share what you’ve said with others. Have something to share about Kona Boys? We’d love to see it posted here. Take a minute to leave us a note below or see … Check it out >

Hawaiian Heiau

Hawaiian Religion

Religion was the paramount aspect of Hawaiian life, permeating every daily activity, every aspect of secular affairs, and every significant event, such as birth, marriage, death, house construction, fishing, agriculture, and war. Read the rest... More >