Kandoo Island, Oau's newest attraction, is set for a July 4 opening.
Headquartered on a 98-ton steel catamaran moored 200 yards off Waikiki Beach, the water sport and ocean activities operation promises opportunities for snorkeling, scuba diving, scuba-bobs, sailing lessons, jet skis, para-sailing and other aquatic adventures.
Additional features include diving platforms and a netted ocean pool for youngsters. In between activities, clients can relax in saltwater jacuzzis and refuel at Kandoo's restaurants and bars.
Among Kandoo's points of distinction is its fleet of luxury private yacht charters, the only such service in Hawaii.
Come evening, Kandoo Island will feature live music and a nightclub.