We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ohana Fishing Charters

Features Animals
3070 Wa_apa Rd, Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1171
Save
Review Highlights
Deep Sea Fishing

trolling for fish in 6-7 feet ocean swells was exciting...catching a fish was the perfect way to... read more

Review collected in partnership with this attraction

Reviewed yesterday
gwongg
,
Vancouver, Canada
Fish On!

Excellent time. We did the four hour trip in the morning and my two teenage sons had a blast. We... read more

Review collected in partnership with this attraction

Reviewed 5 days ago
BenJohnson2018
,
Seattle, Washington
Read all 312 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Ohana Fishing Charters is located at Nawiliwili Small boat harbor just South of the Lihue airport. We are an extremely knowledgeable charter company with a great standing reputation. Ohana means family and that's the impression we like to leave with our guests. Please join us in a great hunting adventure on the beautiful waters off the Garden Isle of Kauai!
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“captain lance” (53 reviews)
“ahi” (30 reviews)
“caught fish” (24 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
3070 Wa_apa Rd, Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1171
Write a ReviewReviews (312)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"captain lance"
in 53 reviews
"ahi"
in 30 reviews
"caught fish"
in 24 reviews
"these guys"
in 36 reviews
"great charter"
in 8 reviews
"shared trip"
in 9 reviews
"filet"
in 18 reviews
"hour charter"
in 12 reviews
"private charter"
in 11 reviews
"biggest fish"
in 7 reviews
"awesome crew"
in 4 reviews
"blue water"
in 4 reviews
"blue marlin"
in 4 reviews
"amberjack"
in 5 reviews
"sea sickness"
in 4 reviews
"half day trip"
in 4 reviews
"four hours"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 312 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

trolling for fish in 6-7 feet ocean swells was exciting...catching a fish was the perfect way to end an adventurous day... compliments to the crew and captain - knowledgeable, professional, and friendly!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank gwongg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent time. We did the four hour trip in the morning and my two teenage sons had a blast. We caught some really great fish. Mahi Mahi and Ono. My younger son couldn't stop talking about how much fun he had, how cool and engaged...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank BenJohnson2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Girlfriend and I had a blast fishing with this outfit. The capt. and crew are legit. We were reeling in fish the whole time on the water. I would not hesitate to go out with Ohana charters again. My arms are still sore from reeling...More

Thank Michael S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone who has gone deep sea fishing can attest that the enjoyability of a trip is mostly based on whether you actually catch anything. Unfortunately, we didn't have the luck on our trip, so it was 4 hours of trolling back and forth along the...More

Thank khtraveler07
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out on a day where the seas were “rough” for the less experienced. 4 of the 6 people were sick within the first hour, so Captin Lance decided to cut the trip short to 4 hours instead of a 6 hours. With the condition...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank rafesanders86
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Rafe, Thank you so much for the nice review, yes it was doable w/in doable range is what I mean but here and there we will get people who just don't tolerate the ocean. LOL Including myself but it never ever stops me, trick...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked Ohana charters via our hotel concierge, so I did no prior research. It was a rainy week on the island with larger than average surf. Captain Lance contacted the customers a day prior and kept us informed on the status of the trip....More

Thank advent-travelers
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We were blessed to first have you, always. We have built this company on heart and it goes to show. We have some incredible crew dudes on the boat as well, hand picked like wine, ha ha ha. On a serious note we really care...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my son (12) and daughter (16) and wife on what was our first Hawaii ocean fishing charter. It had been raining for almost a week before we got there (Saturday mid-March) and a couple of days before the trip, so the water was...More

Thank Tom M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Tom, Ha ha ha, a Ninja & yes we have a few of them:) So glad you had a great time with us and our guys. Unfortunately Captain Howard is no longer with us and chose to work with another outfit. He will be...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After doing some research I reached out to Captain Lance and booked a trip for my 12 year old son and I with Ohana Charters. We lost a big marlin and an ono after striking out on offshore species Captain Lance took us to go...More

Thank Jerry G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Jerry, I am so glad we were actually able to get you out there. I tell ya this tropical weather sometimes! Thank you kindly for the really nice reveiw. Our gang tries very hard from the first call to being on our special boat...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a 6 hr shared charter with my father in law and two teen boys with Capt. Lance and I’kenna. Caught 6 fish for 6 guys including Wavy back tuna, amberjack, gray snapper and ono. Awesome time and these two guys worked hard to get...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Tony R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, Well it looks like we all had a great day. These guys are good at what they do & luckily everyone got to get a fish on, doesn't always happen like that but we try. We do incorporate a good rotation system to ensure...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went out fishing with captain Lance,s charter and caught the fish of a life time.Thanks to there knowledge and expertise we had an amazing time . I would highly recommend them. By the way also getting the fish mounted. thanks Greg and ChaseMore

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Greggerr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
lance k, Owner at Ohana Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Guys! Yes this was another great trip with Ohana as you all got a fish of a lifetime so to speak. I'd say totally worthy of getting mounted! I did post the pic up on Facebook btw. We really enjoyed having you out with...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 35 hotels in Kauai
The Kauai Inn
394 reviews
.55 km away
Garden Island Inn Hotel
945 reviews
1.10 km away
Kaua'i Marriott Resort
2,927 reviews
1.57 km away
Marriott's Kaua'i Beach Club
808 reviews
1.57 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Skinny Mike's Hawaiian Ice Cream
151 reviews
1.39 km away
The Right Slice
301 reviews
1.23 km away
Duke's Kauai
4,475 reviews
1.40 km away
Pietro's Pizza Kauai
197 reviews
1.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mauna Loa Helicopter Tours
1,463 reviews
1.41 km away
Just Live! Zipline Tours
398 reviews
1.41 km away
Sunshine Helicopters Lihue
673 reviews
1.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Bonnie J
March 20, 2018|
Answer
Response from lance k | Property representative |
Aloha, this is Cynthia Keener Captian Lance's wife. YES we have a private head (bathroom) on our boat. Please call to book HST before you actually arrive to Kauai. We were exceptionally busy this March and had to turn... More
0
Votes
Hector O
March 15, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from lance k | Property representative |
Aloha, Please visit our website for all pricing. Click on the " CHARTERS" page. Most all your questions can answered by reading through our website. Mahalo, Cynthia
0
Votes
Janine D
September 6, 2017|
Answer
Response from lance k | Property representative |
We offer two departures a day. Always booking the 6:00am first. Then we come back in and p/u second trip of the day. We only have one boat as do majority of other charter co's here on island. The species of fish here are... More
0
Votes