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Humdinger Sportfishing

#37 of 147 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Kailua-Kona Features Animals
74 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-425-9222
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The Humdingers crew did a great job putting us on the fish. We were able to hit on a 30 pound Ono... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
fishon2017
Kona fishing trip

Brett was awesome during the whole trip. We did get a blue marlin and it was a great experience... read more

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Full-Day Fishing Charter | 3/4 Day Fishing Charter | 1/2 Day Fishing Charter Hawaii fishing charters on the Big Island of Hawaii in Kona. Over 50 years of big game charter fishing experience in Kona Hawaii. Comfortable, safe, affordable. Courteous, experienced, professional crew. Our crew grew up in Hawaii fishing for giant blue marlin. Full and half-day Hawaiian fishing charters for blue marlin – up to 6 passengers. 37 foot custom Rybovich sportfisherman, tournament rigged, full electronics, Fin-Nor and Penn International rods and reels. The best Hawaii Fishing Charters in Kona! *** We encourage the Tag and Release of all billfish as a conservation effort designed to promote and support Billfish research world-wide. We are a member of The Billfish Foundation and actively involved in Satellite tagging studies to assist researchers in better understanding the habits and migration patterns of Billfish through satellite tracking data. Our charter clients are welcome to keep any sustainable, pelagic species of fish such as Ono (Wahoo), Mahimahi (Dorado) and Ahi (Yellowfin Tuna) they catch during the course of their Kona Fishing Charter. ***
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74 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Humdingers crew did a great job putting us on the fish. We were able to hit on a 30 pound Ono early then a 90 pound Ahi late. As advertised we were able to keep our catch. That Ahi was a very valuable fish...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brett was awesome during the whole trip. We did get a blue marlin and it was a great experience. Highlight of the trip. We highly recommend this charter for a great fishing experience. Thanks Jeff and Brett

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad we were able to catch a Blue Marlin for you and glad you all had a good time. Thanks for sharing your review with us. Hope to see you back in Kona very soon! Aloha, Captains Jeff and Brett Fay

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

These guys are great! Always working hard to find fish. Great personalities, good people in general. Know the area well.

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your review Jason. We appreciate the kinds works and are glad you had a good time. Hope to see you again the next time your plans bring to back to Kona Hawaii. Aloha, Captains Jeff and Brett fay

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great day fishing,caught a 30 pound spearfish, unfortunately not the big one. Capt. Brett Fey and Mate, "Cowboy" certainly tried to find fish! We had a great time and would recommend them highly! Thanks guys for a great day! See you again. Blaine & Nan...More

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Blaine & Nan, Thanks for sharing your review with us on TripAdvisor. Brett and Cowboy really enjoyed fishing with you as well. Glad we caught something, but sorry the Blue Marlin did not cooperate on this particular trip. If you ever get back to the...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

My daughter and I had a great time! Jeff and his son Brett were awesome. Will definitely charter with them again. Phil

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Phil, Thanks for booking with us. We're glad you and your daughter had an enjoyable day fishing with us. Brett and I enjoyed it as well. We're looking forward to seeing you both very soon. Aloha, Captains Jeff and Brett Fay

Reviewed 4 June 2017

We had an amazing time in our trip with Humdinger, both captain and crew were very courteous and helpful! Would reccomend this trip to everyone!

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Jesse, We had a blast too! Thanks for sharing your review with us. Give us a call the next time your plans bring you back to Kona. We would love to do it again! Aloha, Captains Jeff and Brett Fay

Reviewed 31 May 2017

After a very quick callback from my website inquiry, Humdinger answered all my questions and we booked a 4 hour mid-day charter. We were only in Kona for a short time on a cruise ship stop, so this limited our fishing time. After a short...More

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your recent review with us about your Kona fishing charter. We are glad we were able to accommodate you on your arrival to Kona on the cruise ship. We're sorry the fish did not cooperate, but glad the day was an...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Have been on a total of 5 boats in Kona for fishing. This one is my favorite. Brett and his dad make a great team . Professional and just good people. We will be back.

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks for your review. We sincerely appreciate it and are glad to know you hold us in such high esteem. Looking forward to your return and many more. Aloha, Captains Jeff and Brett Fay

Reviewed 28 May 2017

Chartered a 4 hour session on Humdinger to try to catch wahoo. Had already caught bluefin, yellowfin, albacore, skipjack and bonito in years before in my home waters off San Diego. Told the captain I wanted to complete the series with a wahoo (ono). Two...More

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Larry, Thanks for taking the time to share your review online with us. We're glad the fish cooperated and that we were able to put you on a few nice Ono. It's nice when everything comes together like that. Hope to see you soon on...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

I surprised my boyfriend with a chartered fishing trip and am so glad we did. It was an awesome time. We even managed to see whales on our tour which was an added bonus. The crew was very attentive and was determined that we would...More

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Captain Jeff F, Owner at Humdinger Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Lynn, Thanks for your your review. I am glad we were able to catch a few nice Mahi Mahi for you and your boyfriend on your recent fishing charter. Thanks for your kind feedback and we hope to see you both on your next trip...More

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