Banana Boat Ride - H2O Watersports in Honolulu, HI

H2O Watersports388 keahole St. #E103Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825
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If you want a ride that will create a splash and make you smile while in Hawaii, the Banana Boat ride is for you. This is an activity for all ages and all you need to do is have a seat and hang on. The water may not be deep but be prepared to get wet! After your ride, whether you want to sunbathe or hang in the shade, the activity island has something for everyone.

1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Transportation is not available due to COVID.
  • Your check-in takes place at the Hawai’i Kai Shopping Center headquarters.
  • Life jackets provided.
  • Up to 3 people can ride at a time, 10-15 minutes per ride, for a total of 45 minutes.


from Banana Boat Ride - H2O Watersports
Banana boats cause smiling. We believe this to be scientific fact, though we can’t prove it.

Mount Up, Hang On, Get Wet!
Let’s just say that no one at H2O Sports Hawaii can recall anyone ever frowning while getting drenched on a banana boat ride. Is it even legal to have so many laughs? It sure is in Hawai’i!

Youngsters, Oldsters, and Everyone in the Middle
There are two basic requirements: The ability to stay seated and hang on. Everyone wears a life vest. The water is shallow and you can get quite damp.

An Even Wetter Experience
If the banana boat experience seems too tame, try the thrilling bumper tube!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Banana Boat Ride - H2O Watersports

What is the address?

The address for the floating activities island (where this Hawaiian Banana Boat Ride will depart from) is at 377 Keahole St. E103, Honolulu, HI 96825.

Where do you check in?

Check-in for the banana boat ride takes place in the Hawai’i Kai Shopping Center headquarters.

What is the time frame and schedule for this activity?

This is the typical itinerary for this H2O Watersports' banana boat ride: (1) 20 minutes: Safety video and ocean transit to the launch point. (2) 45 minutes: Up to three people at a time, per tube. (3) 10-15 minutes: Ride duration.

Is there a place to observe the banana boat ride?

Observers are welcome on the floating activities island, and, if space is available, they can upgrade to banana boating or other fun activities.

Is there a place to relax while not on the banana boat ride?

The floating activities island has open areas for sunbathing and covered areas where you can shade yourself from the warm Hawai’i sun.