Popeye ile Maurice - Hooker 1

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Colonel Dean Ave
Grande Riviere Noire, Mauritius

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Speville Craft (Flybridge) originally built in 2001. Powered by 2 265HP Perkins Sabre engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
7 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Targeted Species
 
Barracuda (Great)
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Marlin (Black)

 
Marlin (Blue)
 
Marlin (Striped)

 
Trevally (Giant)
 
Tuna (Skipjack)

 
Tuna (Yellowfin)
 
Wahoo
Description

Hooker 1 is a customized 38’ vessel, powered by twin 200 horsepower diesel inboard engines. The vessel is equipped with 3 fighting chairs, a flybridge, GPS and FishFinder, a variety of lures, reels and rods, as well as all the standard navigational equipment and electronics. Tackle-wise, the crew utilizes Shimano and Penn International reels (30 to 130lbs). Hooker1 can accommodate up to 7 anglers per trip.

Owned and captained by Jean-Pierre since 2008, Hooker 1 offers you and your party a variety of packages to choose from, such as big game fishing, jigging, light tackle fishing, night fishing and much more. Capt Jean-Pierre has been sport fishing for over 20 years now. In both 2007 and 2013, Jean-Pierre emerged as the winner of the coveted SIOBC - South Indian Ocean Billfish Cup. Among other notable achievements, Jean-Pierre has also been a runner-up for the Marlin World Cup in 2004, and back again in 2010.

Captain Jean-Pierre and the crew of Hooker 1 are committed to helping you find out firsthand exactly why Mauritius is considered one of the region’s best big game hotspots. The fishing grounds are abundant with a variety of highly sought-after game fish, including Marlin, Tuna, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi (Dorado), Snapper, Grouper and many more, depending on the season.

Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkelling 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
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days 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.

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
 
Crew Keeps Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
 
Disabled Accessible
Payment

25% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Bank Transfer.

About the Captain

Pigeot Jean Pierre
Grande Riviere Noire, Mauritius
Member since May 2014
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 93%

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Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5 stars from 10 reviews

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Kobus Steyn • Fished December 31, 2016
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Oliver Herbrig • Fished December 25, 2016
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Ended up being a full day because we had a marlin fish that was 504kgs and took a while to catch. Amazing trip above and beyond what we expected.

Nicholas Graves • Fished December 21, 2016
Pigeot Jean Pierre (The Captain)
Replied to this review on December 21, 2016

Thanks Nick, next time let’s hope for a bigger one!!!

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Location

  • Colonel Dean Ave, Grande Riviere Noire
    , Mauritius