Snark Charters

Sea Front Road Malindi
Malindi, Kenya

Snark Charters invites you to join them on their fishing adventure aboard a well-known big game fishing boat on the waters of Malindi, Kenya. The crew will work hard to make sure your trip is enjoyable and unforgettable.

You will be fishing aboard a legendary “Snark”, which was originally built in 1960 and was restored in 2016. The “Snark” is a 22-foot Wooden hull built in Kenya and comes powered by twin 120 HP Marine Ford Sabers engines. Its navigational electronics include a GPS, a fish finder, and a VHF radio. There is an icebox to store your refreshments, a toilet, and a bed for maximum comfort on the water, as well as a flybridge to enjoy the beautiful coast. The boat is also equipped with a fighting chair, Tuna tubes, outriggers, centerriggers, downriggers, and a live bait tank. It can cater up to four anglers.

The Snark Charters season begins in July and goes through September. The waters or Malindi have a rich fish population. You will be able to target King Mackerel, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Giant Trevally, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, and Mangrove Snapper. The Snark crew promote catch-and-release practices for Blue Marlin and Sailfish, in an effort to protect the fishery resources of the world.

Your trip will include Penn rods, reels, tackle, live bait, lures, and the fishing licenses. The crew will offer drinks during the trip, so you may feel free to bring your own snacks. 

Your day out with Snark Charters may result in some fine angling. The only thing you need is to make sure you are up to a challenge!

Snark Charters invites you to join them on their fishing adventure aboard a well-known big game fishing boat on the waters of Malindi, Kenya. The crew will work hard to make sure your trip is enjoyable and unforgettable.

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  • Full Day Trip
    10 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 550 private charter
  • Half Day Trip
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 450 private charter
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Wooden hull built in Kenya (Other) originally built in 1960, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 120HP Marine Ford Sabers engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Targeted Species
 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Marlin (Blue)

 
Sailfish
 
Snapper (Mangrove)

 
Trevally (Giant)
 
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
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Penn
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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
No Smoking
 
No Alcohol
 
Crew Keeps Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Blue Marlin, Sailfish
Payment

20% 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: Bank Transfer, PayPal.

About the Captain

Justin Aniere
Malindi, Kenya
Member since November 2016
Captain Justin Aniere is the operator of Snark Charters. He is an avid angler and a strong believer of catch-and-release practices for Billfish species. Justin has turned his passion into a successful business, having grown an excellent reputation.
Response time: 19 hours
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

4.67 out of 5 stars from 1 review

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Justine and crew tried their best to make our trip memorable. The fishing was not at its best but we did boat several species including kingfish, garfish, bonito, wahoo and GT.

Fished August 23, 2017
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