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Whipsaw Sportfishing

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1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Slip A-11, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4901
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Deep Sea Fishing

While in Hawaii, I booked a deep sea fishing trip with my 17 yr old son. I’ve been on a few... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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A great experience!!

This experience truly made my day! This was my first time trying to catch fish and it was amazing... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
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Shanghai, China
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Whipsaw Sport Fishing is located close to Ko'Olina and Waikiki. We have full day Charters, 3/4 day charters & half day charters. Come fishing with us!
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1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Slip A-11, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4901
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

While in Hawaii, I booked a deep sea fishing trip with my 17 yr old son. I’ve been on a few fishing charters, but this was my son’s first. We couldn’t have gotten a better crew. Captain Mike was personable and friendly as well as...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

This experience truly made my day! This was my first time trying to catch fish and it was amazing. We caught a Mahi-Mahi and a Ono. The crew were very hard working, and very nice people in general. I really recommend fishing with this charter....More

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Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME with this charter. We were sooooo disappointed. Two bites in 8 hrs of fishing?? One of the other people on our 6 person charter caught a little 30 lb mahi mahi. NO BITES THE REST OF THE DAY. We kept...More

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Don H, Owner at Whipsaw Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Aloha Sir, fishing in Hawaii is a lot different than fishing in Texas. In Texas you’re fishing around oil rigs and chumming works well. In Hawaii the current moves too fast, and the water is way too deep for bottom fishing. The lures we were...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

I booked a three-quarter day private charter for a party of four onboard the Whipsaw for May 15th. We arrived at the dock around 5:45 am where they met Captain Mike and Shane. We left the dock around 6 am. Captain Mike saw a small...More

2  Thank BH2828
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Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Went fishing with these guy's, had alot of fun started early went out a few miles or more. Saw all kinds of animals from birds to whales and dolphins. We did have eight marlins heading to the boat but got off. Not sure just seemed...More

3  Thank mark h
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

The owner Don, is super nice. Great crew. We had an enjoyable day. Definitely recommend this company for a fishing day. Except I got seasick (not their fault). Lesson learned, take medicine the night before, and then again a couple of hours before you leave....More

2  Thank Lisa A
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Reviewed April 2, 2015

I went twice with Whipsaw and found the Crew extremely professional, personable and very knowledgeable of the waters. They were out to catch fish and were not messing. We ended up with Mahi mahi, Wahoo, and Skipjack Tuna. We landed nine fish in all and...More

2  Thank hdlyons
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Reviewed March 28, 2015

I went out with my father in law and watching these guys try to keep lures running correctly was like watching a circus. The captain (I guess you could call him that) was almost 45 minutes late to meet us at the dock (no apology)....More

3  Thank Michael C
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Reviewed January 31, 2015

Mike and crew are really good guys. Very personable. They know what they are doing in the waters out of Honolulu. They will not venture too far looking for fish. Bring lots of beverages and be sure not to suffer sea sickness if you want...More

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Reviewed November 23, 2014

spent a day out with this bunch november 2014 , spent the entire day trying to get away from the cigarette smoke created by both the skipper of the day and the decky , even after advising them it was a problem , 5 minutes...More

3  Thank jeff b
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