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Finest Kind Sportfishing

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Nice boat, great captain... not alot of fish caught, but that's why they call it fishing not catching!

Killer was our captain. He tried hard, fished hard but they just weren't biting. One Mahi caught... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Brian Y
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Newark, Delaware
Great Day!

Booked a six hour trip, waited til today to fish (wanted the storm to pass). Shawn and Cody were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lorena106
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FINEST KIND SPORT FISHING is the only Owner Operated, and 3rd generation, Sport Fishing Charter company in Maui. With Captain David Hudson at the helm since 1973. With Capt. Dave's 40 years of experience, operating out of Lahaina Harbor, FINEST KIND...more
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Slip #7 Lahaina Harbor, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a six hour trip, waited til today to fish (wanted the storm to pass). Shawn and Cody were absolutely fabulous. It was a great day, great stories, hooked up to a Mahi ...on or way back into the dock, kept our lines out until...More

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StephanieH4932, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went out with Captain Sean and Cody, and couldn't have asked for a more memorable experience. We hooked up to a marlin about an hour into the trip! Sean and Cody are very knowledgeable and were explaining everything they were doing the entire day. I...More

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StephanieH4932, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank You for your review!

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked a deep sea fishing tour with what I believe his name was, Adam, but I could be wrong. Regardless the guy wasn’t the most enjoyable person to deal with and came off a little salesy just trying to book a...More

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Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Please read other reviews posted that did Catch fish using the same fishing techniques. Sorry you didn't catch fish that day.

Reviewed August 14, 2018

Captain (Killer) and Dave were friendly and knowledgeable, the boat was clean and well equipped with high end gear, and the crew worked hard to ensure a great trip. We caught Mahi Mahi and a Tuna and the memories will be unforgettable. I will definitely...More

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Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

My father in law and I went out with Sean and Cody and it was awesome. Boat was clean crew was so knowledgeable. We didn’t get any bites early but the guys switched to live bait and we caught 6 Mahi Mahi. It was a...More

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Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Awesome, so grateful for sharing experience!

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Killer was our captain. He tried hard, fished hard but they just weren't biting. One Mahi caught and one Ono bite. Great day for fishing, very calm in the am. We trolled various areas, various lures, various spreads... just wasn't our day, but would recommend...More

Thank Brian Y
Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thank You for your time and review.

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We were disappointed with our 6 hours tour. We understand that fishing comes with a bit a luck and unfortunately we didn’t have any at all! Not even a bite. This said the boat was clean and the crew polite, courteous and answered our questions...More

Thank Catherine M
Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

we will share your valuable information. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed July 10, 2018

If your a real fisherman, you know it’s not always about catching fish, but making memories! Captain Shaun and Ryan, worked so hard today. And made us feel like family.we didn’t catch the most or the biggest, the memories will be unforgettable

Thank Mark W
Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you very much for your 5 star review

Reviewed June 30, 2018

Took the entire family out for a day of fishing with Captain Rich and Dave on the Reel Hooker. We caught Mahi Mahi and my daughter caught her first marlin. Fantastic day on the water and the crew worked hard to get us fish.

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Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you for your review. So happy you had a great day and made memories with our team.

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We've had offshore fishing charters from Maine to the San Juan Islands, Florida Keys to Belize and in every one of them our boat captains and mates have always worked super hard, all day. Unfortunately this want the case with the Finest Kind. Not only...More

Thank Peter B
Stephanie H, Owner at Finest Kind Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

The captain and crew have been terminated after reviewing your post.

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We didn't use any bait just lures drug behind the boat. They have you get in the chair and signal your ready and bring you the pole so I guess they set the hook but it looked like both fish were already hooked before anyone... More
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