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WaHoo Fishing Charters

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| Avatiu Harbour, Avarua, Cook Islands
+682 73 731
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Wahoo with Wahoo Charters

Great day out with Wahoo charters hooking a 42kg fish. Good boat, plenty of food and good company... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matthew G
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Wahoo Wayne

Wahoo charters was my second choice and was happy with my choice. Wayne was super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve B
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Wahoo Fishing Charters (Rarotonga)Adventure Fishing*Party Cruises*Snorkleing*Stag/Hens Party*Private Charters We'll Hook You Up!!! The ultimate way to go fishing on a purpose built 30 foot BlueFin fishing vessel. Our fully qualified skipper and friendly crew give you the chance to experience the excitement of deep sea fishing for Tuna, Mahimahi, Wahoo and Marlin throughout the waters off Rarotonga. Deep sea game fishing starts within minutes of leaving the Avatiu harbour. Our local fishing ground knowledge ensures the best chances of a big catch! We provide a highly informative, fun, interactive and entertaining fishing experience for everyone, whether you're a professional angler or a novice. We specialise in ocean game fishing, yet can also take you out for scenic/charter tours.
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| Avatiu Harbour, Avarua, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out with Wahoo charters hooking a 42kg fish. Good boat, plenty of food and good company. Highly recommend.

Thank Matthew G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wahoo charters was my second choice and was happy with my choice. Wayne was super friendly and contacted me when the weather didn't play the game. He rescheduled for the next day and despite the boat only catching one fish (16kg wahoo). While some were...More

1  Thank Steve B
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WayneandGlennis S, Owner at WaHoo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Steve, it was great having your team on board and of course as you say you can't always fill the bin. Hope you can return for another round in the future.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Yesterday four of us went on a fishing charter with Wayne and his crew (sorry not sure of his name) four people four fish. Wow so much fun. Great charter great crew lots of laughter. One of our group turns 70 this year and she...More

2  Thank Sue A
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Went out on a half day trip and had a good time. Good crew, vibes on the boat. We ended up with a 16 kg Mahi Mahi . Will go back on next trip.

2  Thank Nick R
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Headed out fishing with Wayne, great trip lucky to catch my first wahoo after a double strike which was shared amongst the crew. I have done many charters and WaHoo is one of the best I have been on, friendly conversation as lures and baits...More

Thank Kelly F
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Went for a deep sea fishing trip on our honeymoon with Wahoo Fishing Charters and it was definitely the best day on our honeymoon! It was amazing weather, awesome fishing, and a best fishing we have ever done!

Thank Henlova2
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We booked a morning half day charter with Wayne and Kieran. Although the weather conditions were marginal, we did manage to come back to the dock with three nice yellow fin tuna. A wonderful combination of ease and professionalism by the crew...highly recommend and if...More

2  Thank gcantonis
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Fishing is the hardest thing to review due to your expectations.You generally have a great trip with lots of fish or a poor trip with nothing. Usually the fish themselves dictate the day..not the skipper or crew. Our outing was average in that the crew...More

3  Thank Pictonboy
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We went with Wayne And Kieran for a half day charter on Wahoo . It's a good solid boat , Kieran ran the lures etc in a very professional manner and we landed a very nice Wahoo . Unfortunately that was our only strike for...More

Thank Burkie497
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Our group of 6 adults & 1 child had a great trip with Wayne and Kieran. We were only 15 minutes out of the harbour when we caught a Wahoo (approx 15kg) - STOKED! The only fish on board that day, but cest la vie,...More

Thank Buggerem
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Dean2150
16 June 2018|
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Response from WayneandGlennis S | Property representative |
We only do private charters for whole days which start from NZ$950.00 ( 1 - 3 people ) up to a maximum of 6 people NZ$1250.00. This includes food, chilled water, 2 crew and all fishing equipment.
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Alex L
21 April 2018|
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Response from WayneandGlennis S | Property representative |
Hi Alex, terribly sorry for the late response, we are only too happy to take out and teach inexperienced people how to catch fish.
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