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Jan 13, 2018
“The elusive blue marlin”
Aug 27, 2017
“From cruise ship to fishing and back to cruise”
53' Hatterass "Kona Blue" is maintained by Captain David Crawford. This 2nd generation captain from Hawaii has over 20 plus years experience fishing in Hawaii, and prides himself on trying to provide the best overall experience on the ocean. "Kona...more
Slip 40 Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-960-6064
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

I had heard of Dave’s charter business from a friend and so was eager to check it out. Unfortunately, Dave had an emergency and was unable to captain my charter. Instead I went out with Chris and Brandon. A couple of nice guys although a...More

Thank Lukesurface
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Great captain and crew. I tied into a 623pound Marlin and without Daves great boat handling and Chris's constant coaching it would probably still be swimming the seas. TY to the Kona Blue. Lloyd E.

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Reviewed June 25, 2017

The Boat was clean and spacious. The Captain Dave and Mate Chris were fantastic. Helpful and very pleasant. We just missed a large Blue Marlin but several other fish and had a great lunch of Ono. There were only myself, wife, and 13 y/o fisherman...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The boat is nice and the crew appeared nice as well in the 15 minutes we spoke during the full day charter, but all we did was troll around for 8 hours with the same lures. We caught nothing and it did not really appear...More

Thank skitchen3
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Not sure where to start but let me tell you this was a fantastic day of fishing. My first and second blue marlin!! We went 4 for 4 on the day. Captain David and mate Chris know how to run a boat hands down. We...More

Thank Christa M
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This boat as ac and gyro stabilization it doesn't rock. Smooth sailing even on the roughest days My 13 tear old son caught his first blue marlin within 1 hour of leaving the marina. Captain Dave and his mate Chris were fantastic and knew their...More

Thank Vinadelmar28
Reviewed August 15, 2015

We went out this past July. Captain Dave was great with anglers of all levels. My son caught a Mahi and a good time was had by all. The boat is in good shape. The inside is very nice and has air conditioning. I'd go...More

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

We charter Kona Blue for all of our fishing tournaments. They are such a great friendly staff. The boat is in fantastic shape and very clean. The cabin has A/C and they have cool entertainment system in the cabin as well.

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Reviewed June 19, 2015

We had a great experience May of this year with Kona Blue Sportfishing and most importantly we caught a great fighting Blue Marlin on our trip through the cobalt blue waters off of Kona. These people have a great ,very comfortable boat ,best equipment and...More

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