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Kona Boys Worldwide

Kona Boys Worldwide

Kona Boys appreciate our customers who travel from all corners of the globe to visit our little BIG ISLAND in the middle of the Pacific. We wanted to create a contest to engage our far reaching clientele. We hope that … Check it out >

Travel With Kids Features Kona Boys & Kealakekua Bay Tour

“Travel With Kids” recently visited the Big Island to check out the best activities to do with kids. Kona Boys was honored to give them a kayak tour of Kealakekua Bay, sharing history, conservation, and an exciting experience. Watch the … Check it out >

Kona Boys Voted 2013 Best of West Hawaii: Kayak Rental


For the 13th year in a row, readers of West Hawaii Today voted Kona Boys as the best kayak rental company. Check it out >

Kealakekua Bay Permit Update

The State has made permits available with specific conditions for recreational vessels. We’re not sure what this means exactly, but want to keep everyone interested informed. Check it out >

2013 TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence Winner

Kona Boys, TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Kona Boys is happy to announce that we have received one of TripAdvisor’s top honors, the “2013 Certificate of Excellence.” Thanks to all of our customers… Check it out >

Back To Kealakekua Bay!


Kona Boys received word from the State that we are able to resume providing kayak tours in Kealakekua Bay starting April 1st, 2013.  We are excited to again be able to share this historic and spectacular area with our guests … Check it out >

Kealakekua Bay Moratorium

As of 1/2/2013 Kealakekua Bay is under a moratorium from kayaking, stand-up paddling, and other crafts while the State revises its management plan of the area. We hope that the moratorium will be lifted within 2 to 3 months. Check it out >

Committed to the Future of Kealakekua Bay

Kealakekua Bay

Hawaii State has pulled the permits of kayaking companies in Kealakekua Bay and is considering shutting down all activities on the bay. Give us your thoughts to personally share with the BLNR to help decision makers. Check it out >

Kona Boys Voted Best Kayak Rental -11th Year in a Row

Best Of West Hawaii Today 2012

Kona Boys has been voted West Hawaii’s 2012 Best Kayak Rental. This is the 11th year in a row you have voted us into this honor! We are stoked by it and thankful to our customers and staff. Check it out >

Endangered Monk Seal Visits Kona Boys: Video

An endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal pulled up next to the Kona Boys’ Beach Shack to rest on the shore of Kamakahonu Bay in Kailua-Kona, July 1st, 2012. NOAA representative Justin B. was there and gave Kona Boys the low-down on … Check it out >