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FIRE HATT Sportfishing Private Charters

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74-380 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2721
+1 808-987-0038
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Best Charter Ever!!

Excellent crew and boat!! I have been on many fishing charters but this was the best so far. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WHHampton
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Higher end, excellent and clean boat, competent captain and crew

I’d fished in other parts of the world, and Oahu, but not out of Kona. Read a lot of reviews... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barclay F
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Awarded Trip Adviser Certificate of Excellence in 2012 and 2013. Specializing in sportfishing for marlin, ahi, mahi mahi and ono. Our fishing tours explore the Kona coast wherever the fish are biting. We offer half day, 3/4 day, and full day fishing Adventures and also a family favorite combination snorkel (all gear provided) and fishing trips.
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“captain chuck” (42 reviews)
“blue marlin” (41 reviews)
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74-380 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2721
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+1 808-987-0038
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent crew and boat!! I have been on many fishing charters but this was the best so far. The crew (Joe & Pat) were entertaining and very knowledgeable about fishing and everything else about The Big Island. Vessel was clean and very well maintained. Crew...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’d fished in other parts of the world, and Oahu, but not out of Kona. Read a lot of reviews before selecting Fire Hatt. They weren’t the cheapest, but in this sport you get what you pay for, and their 43 foot Hatteras is a...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

When I confirmed my plans to the big island of Hawaii about 2 months ago, I contacted Chuck at Fire Hatt Sportfishing. He was very quick to respond and I reserved the date. No hassle whatsoever. I contacted him when I arrived to the island...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Comfortable boat for the three in our party, knowledgeable captain and good mate. VOG from eruptions was very evident and obstructed the views of the island, but we had a wonderful time! Saw a pod of pilot whales, snorked (in one of the most beautiful...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

My wife and I booked a 3/4 day excursion with Fire Hatt and fully enjoyed the experience. We had a great day on the water and just getting to see the island from a different perspective is something everyone should do. The catch of the...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

Outstanding 6 hours on the water. Capt Joe and First Mate Austin in addition to being timely and professional, possess extensive knowledge about topics related to fishing, the water, and life on the island. They were very engaging and helpful to our group which ranged...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Hooked a gigantic mahi mahi right away. The captain and first mate were extremely friendly and we really enjoyed ourselves. Would book again.

Thank Christyn S
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Went for a full day trip and got spoiled by the crew (Joe and Austin). Got a ~500 pound blue marlin which made it my best fishing experience. I'm thankful for the time I had with the crew!

Thank Thomas A
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

This was my husband and my first time fishing on the Kona Coast and we couldn't have asked for a better experience! Captain Chuck and his wife Linda were amazing host. Their attention to detail and knowledge of the waters were apparent from the moment...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I was blessed and fortunate to spend 2 days on November 19 and 20 with Captain Chuck and 1st Mate Joe. First day caught 3 different species: 40 lb short billed spearfish, small skip jack, and small barracuda. Next day right out of the harbor...More

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