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Whipsaw Sportfishing

#124 of 186 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Honolulu Features Animals
1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Slip A-11, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4901
+1 808-393-2000
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DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME with this charter. We were sooooo disappointed. Two bites in 8 hrs of... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Houston, Texas
via mobile
4 Big Yellowfin Tuna

I booked a three-quarter day private charter for a party of four onboard the Whipsaw for May 15th... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2016
Adelaide, Australia
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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!
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible28%
Apr 13, 2017
Oct 25, 2016
“4 Big Yellowfin Tuna”
1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Slip A-11, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4901
+1 808-393-2000

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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

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

1  Thank BH2828
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

2  Thank mark h
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

1  Thank Lisa A
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

1  Thank hdlyons
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
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

1  Thank jackdoggerdog
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

1  Thank jeff b
Reviewed October 20, 2014

You must experience this! Don Hackman and his crew were extremely professional and great to hang out with. Most importantly Don knew exactly where to go and I caught a 200lb Ahi which I ate on for days!! I felt very safe and had a...More

2  Thank robertholf
Reviewed October 1, 2014

We booked about a month out before arriving in Hawaii. We were scheduled to go out on the 6th day of our trip. We did not pick the day they did to make sure it worked well with them. We called twice to make sure...More

1  Thank Amy H
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