What could be better than experiencing some seriously world-class big game fishing in a truly tropical paradise? Come aboard Marlin Grando charters and get ready to cruise the beautiful, bountiful waters of Kailua-Kona, HI for the angling adventure of a lifetime!
Captain Bill Casey has been fishing off the coast of Kona for over 30 years. His charter is part of The Charter Desk, an impressive world-famous fishing fleet with over 60 vessels. He can’t wait to introduce you to Kona’s gentle winds and calm blue waters – they offer some of the best conditions for world-class fishing, from small species ideal for light tackle to hard-fighting big game fish.
The climate here means that it’s possible to explore these waters in every season, so no matter when you visit, you’ll have the chance to reel in a seriously impressive catch. Whether you are seeking a leisurely day on the water or an intense big game fishing experience, Kona is the place for you, and Capt. Bill is the perfect guide!
You’ll be setting out on your adventure in a 38’ Bertram sport fishing boat that can accommodate up to 6 anglers. The vessel is well-maintained and had a complete rebuild back in 2008, so you’ll have a seriously top-notch journey out onto the hottest fishing spots. There’s a full toilet onboard, too, so you’ll be traveling in plenty of comfort. She’s equipped with all of the latest safety and navigational gear.
As for the species you’ll be targeting? Get ready to reel in some hard-fighters! You’ll be targeting Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, and plenty more. The waters here reach impressive depths within minutes of leaving the dock, so Capt. Bill will have you trolling as soon as you set out on your adventure. He’ll provide you with top-quality Shimano fishing gear to help you battle and reel in your dream catch.
Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome aboard. Join Marlin Grando charters and get ready to explore the plentiful waters of this tropical paradise!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1972, and restored in 2006. Powered by 2 355HP Cummings engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 8 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.
Kailua-Kona Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Marlin Grando
- $600 per group - Half Day Trip - AM (4 hours)
- $600 per group - Half Day Trip - PM (4 hours)
- $760 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
- $915 per group - Full Day (8 hours)
- Air Conditioning
- Fighting Chair
- Ice Box
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- First Mate
- Offshore Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- Marlin (Blue)
- Spearfish (Shortbill)
- Tuna (Skipjack)
- Tuna (Yellowfin)