Fish Hunter

Kota Kinabalu Sabah Malaysia
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Based out of the bustling Kota Kinabalu, the capital of the Sabah state in Malaysia, Fish Hunter charters offer you the opportunity to get a taste of the great fishing the area has to offer - as well as of the delicious fresh fish that otherwise you could only find in the area’s thronging market stalls.

Measuring 70 ft, the Fish Hunter can take up to twelve guests on single or multi-day trips. With twelve bunk beds on board, as well as a bathroom with a shower and a kitchen stocked with beverages and snacks, this boat is ready to spend days in the open sea and has plenty of room for everyone to wet their lines.

While the crew aboard the Fish Hunter cannot guarantee the size of fish that you will catch, they do guarantee that you will have a great Malaysian fishing experience. Perfect the art of deep sea fishing, jigging, and bottom fishing, and be in with the chance of catching species such as Coral Trout, Golden Trevally, Tuna, Giant Trevally, and Wahoo, as well as a variety of Jacks, Snappers, and Groupers.

If you have your own fishing gear you are welcome to bring it with you, but if you don’t, that isn’t a problem. Fish Hunter Charters will provide you with everything you need for the price of $50 per set. They will also provide drinks and food on the boat so you will never go hungry, all of which is included in the price.

Based out of the bustling Kota Kinabalu, the capital of the Sabah state in Malaysia, Fish Hunter charters offer you the opportunity to get a taste of the great fishing the area has to offer - as well as of the delicious fresh fish that otherwise you


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  • Full Day Trip
    12 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1000 private charter
  • Multiday Trip
    Overnight stay, liveaboard, 2 day minimum, starts at 12:00 AM
    US$ 1000 private charter / day
  • Short Fishing Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 500 private charter
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Locally built boat (Other) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 200HP Mitsubishi engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 12 knots.

Length
70 ft
Capacity
12 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Handline
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Bream, Fingermark

 
Coral Trout
 
Grouper (Goliath)

 
Jack Crevalle
 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

 
Snapper (Red)
 
Trevally (Bigeye)

 
Trevally (Giant)
 
Trevally (Golden)

 
Tuna (Yellowfin)
 
Wahoo
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Kota Kinabalu to departure site is available and included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Crew Keeps Catch
You Keep Catch
Payment

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. 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.

About the Captain

John Tam
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Member since April 2016
With a background in civil engineering, Captain John decided to follow his dreams and become a charter boat captain. Fishing is his lifestyle, and he loves to share his passion for the water with guests who come aboard his boat.
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