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Bite Me Sportfishing

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74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
+1 808-960-2464
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US$69.66*
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Dolphin Encounter and Kealakekua Bay Reef Snorkel
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US$64.30*
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Guaranteed Manta Ray Night Snorkel
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US$589.41*
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Kona Sport-Fishing Private Charter Half Day
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With 6 top-of-the-line fishing boats to choose from, Bite Me Sportfishing offers diverse Hawaiian charter fishing experiences at their finest. With charters available for private or shared groups of up to 37 people, we can accommodate your dream fishing trip, no matter what your needs. It’s for these reasons and more that we’ve been voted “Best of West Hawaii” for years!
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good11%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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“captain chad” (12 reviews)
“sport fishing” (28 reviews)
“fishing trip” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
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+1 808-960-2464
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great crew unfortunately no fish.would try again . Wish there were daily updates on fish catches to view .Wife and I booked a charter with these folks after great references from locals.More

Thank James S
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Thank you for your review. Sorry the fish did not bite the day you went out. Fishing is an 50/50 chance of catching. We have great relationships with the locals and happy to hear they sent you our way. Next time your back to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on Bite Me #4 with Captain David and deck hand Judah! It was one amazing experience I have ever experienced. Judah was so patient and answered questions we had about the island and the ocean, he hooked up the gear...More

Thank Nicole W
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Congrats on your wedding, and we are happy to be part of your honeymoon. The boys on Bite Me 4 are a good team. Thank you for sharing your fishing charter experience with us, we love to read good fishing success stories. If you ever...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

I like fishing. Back home we have our own boat and I would never dream of taking people out in it if they couldn't catch fish. This is the first fishing charter I have been on where not a single fish was caught. In fact...More

Thank pasgro
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, We are not sure where you live that you catch every time you go out, that's AWESOME!!! But in Kona that is not the case. We never give odds on fishing, it's a 50/50 chance, and that's fishing. Luck does play a big part...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Must do! Our group had booked a 8 hour fishing trip. We have several in our group that Fish regularly. They understand that sometimes The fish are bitting and sometimes not. We got lucky and ended up with a 140.5 lb yellow fin tuna. We...More

Thank AndradeFord
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for sharing your charter story with us. We are thrilled you caught a tuna! The snorkel/fishing combo trips are a wonderful way to spend the day with the entire family. We hope you enjoyed your night snorkel with the mantas as well....More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I did a half day private charter with Captain Andy and First Mate Tommy. These guys were awesome!!! My wife caught some very nice skipjack tuna as did I. These guys helped her out with everything and were just great people in...More

Thank mmayou44
Sy A, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Aloha! thank you for going out to fish with us. We are glad to hear that you and your wife were able to catch some Skip Jack tuna. Please come see us again. Mahalos

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

What an amazing day with captain Brian and Brad. My 14yr old son landed a monster 160 lb tuna. His first big time fish! The guys were great coaches as my son battled with the fish. Highly recommend Brian/Brad and the Bite Me team!More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Aloha, Congrats to your son, and yes that's a big one! Yellow fin are fun fish to be a angler on. Brad and Brian are great at what they do, and get very excited for our customers to catch. Thank you for sharing your story...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

I called the night before to see if there was room for the 6:30 am fishing trip and was fortunate enough to catch the last spot. The lady that took my credit card promised to text me the directions and which Bite Me boat to...More

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KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Aloha, Thank you for your feed back. I have reached out to you with no response back. Could you please call me 808.936.3442 so we can resolve this matter. Please ask for Stephanie. Mahalo, Bite Me Sportfishing Charter Team.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Buyer beware!! if you book on a "shared" trip, you pay just as much as if is was a private tour!! Also, they can book up to 6 people, make more money than a private tour and you have to share fishing poles! That means...More

Thank sdaly04
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Aloha, Thank you for fishing with us, sorry the fish were not biting that day. I would like to clarify a few things that you left out. You, yourself booked a share charter. I believe when you called after the fact, you thought our web-site...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

It's always a great activity to do staying in Kona. I'd done this before but with another company in Keauhou Bay - Bite Me go North close to the airport. The only drawback was no prescription masks which meant I only really saw the ones...More

Thank KatiePNZ
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Aloha, Thank you for going on the Night Manta Snorkel with us. To clarify your review our Ocean Encounters vessel can go to the north or south location, this is a captains call the day of departure due to the water conditions and activity of...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

We took a private charter with Captain Andy and First Mate Tommy on Bite Me 3. The crew was very friendly and enthusiastically shared with us the details of the fish we may catch in Hawaii's waters/how to respond if we got one. Their mini...More

Thank Anna_Sunn
KonaFish1, Manager at Bite Me Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Aloha, Thank you for sharing your fishing trip with us. Sounds like you had an exciting day on the water. Our captain and crew on the Bite Me 3 are great guys and love to fish. All of our captains and crew are knowledgeable fisher...More

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lifsabech
9 May 2016|
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Response from Sy A | Property representative |
Aloha, all fish caught on Bite Me boats are open for guests to take if they wish. We also practice catch and release n a regular basis. Our restaurant closed but we can still cut fish for our charters. Also note we are not... More
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