Hibaru Fishing Lodge(HFL)

Dheyliyaa Magu
Dharavandhoo, Maldives

Explore one of the best fishing spots in Baa.Atoll, Maldives with Hibaru Fishing Lodge. Cast your line across the crystal blue waters and get ready to hook one of the strong and colorful species of the deep.

The area’s exotic tropical climate, pristine beaches, and its tantalizing lagoons will make any fisherman’s dreams come true, not to mention the varied and abundant species of fish that can be found in the local waters.

Whether you are a novice fisherman or an expert, Hibaru Fishing Lodge will do everything they can to make sure you have a trip that you will never forget.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Big Game Fishing
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    11 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 367
    up to 4 persons
    Fish for Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, and more. This trip gives you the time and distance needed to hook your target fish!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Big Game Fishing
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 247
    up to 4 persons
    Fish for Sailfish, Marlin, Tuna, and Wahoo on this 6 hours trip.

About this listing

Targeted Species

  Barracuda (Great)
  Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  Grouper (Goliath)
  Jack Crevalle

  Marlin (Blue)
  Snapper (Red)

  Trevally (Giant)
  Tuna (Bluefin)
  Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Local manufacturer (Classic) originally built in 2013, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 22HP Yanmar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 8 knots.

36 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing


Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment


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 Dharavandhoo to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Crew Keeps Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


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:
Bank Transfer
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Hibaru Fishing Lodge
Dharavandhoo, Maldives
Member since August 2016
The main captain at Hibaru fishing lodge is Mr. Mohamed Hameed, a passionate fisherman who is well-versed in a wide variety of fishing techniques, having perfected the art over 28 years of fishing the local waters. He has spent multiple days at sea at a time, sailing for 5 days non-stop, and his favorite techniques are live bait fishing and popping.
Response time: 8 hours
Response rate: 100%