Hunter Charters - 26’ Sailfish

Bay Shore Marina, E Bay St
Nassau, Bahamas

Captain Paul Smith is the owner of Hunter Charters, specializing in all types of fishing techniques Nassau is popular for, including big game, light tackle and bottom fishing, to name a few. Y Knot, a 26 foot long Sailfish is the smallest vessel of his 4-boat fleet, a versatile speed boat that can be used for a variety of on-water activities, including deep sea fishing, light tackle, bottom fishing, snorkeling, beaching and more.

The boat is a newly restored 26’ center console Sailfish, powered by twin 150HP Yamaha outboard motors with a maximum passenger capacity of 5 fishermen per trip. Y Knot features a T-top as well as a padded seating area on the fore. It is rigged with the general charter electronics and navigational technology, including GPS, radio and fish finder, as well as outriggers, and is overall built to get you to your fishing destination quickly.

Join Captain Hosé and crew aboard this fun boat, and they will get you chasing a variety of species, such as Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Wahoo, Grouper, Jacks, Barracuda and more. All fishing equipment for your light tackle or bottom fishing excursion will be supplied by the Captain, along with artificial bait. If you would like to keep the fish you caught, the Captain is happy to offer a complimentary cleaning and filleting of the fish following the trip.

Captain Paul Smith is the owner of Hunter Charters, specializing in all types of fishing techniques Nassau is popular for, including big game, light tackle and bottom fishing, to name a few. Y Knot, a 26 foot long Sailfish is the smallest vessel of h


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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 1086 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 850 private charter
  • Half Day Trip AM
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 550 private charter
  • Half Day Trip PM
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 550 private charter
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Barracuda (Great)
  Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  Grouper (Goliath)
  Jack (Horse-eye)

  Marlin (Blue)
  Marlin (White)
  Sailfish
  Tuna (Blackfin)

  Tuna (Skipjack)
  Tuna (Yellowfin)
  Wahoo

Boat Specs

Sailfish (Center console) originally built in 2006, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 150HP Yamaha 4 Stroke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Outriggers
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Hunter Charters
Nassau, Bahamas
Member since November 2013
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Captain Paul Smith has been fishing for more than 30 years and has been running fishing trips for over 11 years already, with his son, Paul Smith Jr. also joining the Hunter Charters team as one of the fleet’s Captains. Hunter Charters runs charters aboard four fantastic boats, with a fun and fantastic team of captains and crew ready and waiting to put you on fish in these waters.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Nassau Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.17 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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We had a most enjoyable time…fishing the reef. Caught all kinds of varieties of fish continually…..and also something very large and agressive that broke some very stout tackle and ran off….but that’s fishing. I will happily book the same trip again.

Fished December 30, 2017
Hunter Charters (The Captain)
Replied to this review on December 31, 2017

Thank you cal . Yes you did have a big one , next time ok . Thanks again for your Business . Hunter Charters

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Would recommend to anyone.  The crew were very personable, informative and entertaining. We walked away with a large catch and smiles on our faces. They went above and beyond to make sure we had a great time.

Fished June 6, 2017
Hunter Charters (The Captain)
Replied to this review on June 10, 2017

Thank you very much for everything .We are great full for the booking and the review .hope to see you again.Thank you Hunter Charters

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Captain very knowledgeable, curtious and helpful throughout the trip. Relocated the boat several times to insure we were ” on the fish”.

Fished February 6, 2017
Hunter Charters (The Captain)
Replied to this review on February 6, 2017

Thank you very much Edward. This review will help others make the right choice .Thanks again for choosing y knot.Hunter charters.

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