Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy

Hackshaw’s Boat Charters is a third generation family run company based in Castries City, St. Lucia. They have proudly offered the very best fishing experience to their clientele since 1953. Join them aboard Blue Boy for deep sea fishing and a day to remember!

Blue Boy is a 31’ Bertram Bahia Mar originally built in 1969 and restored in 2015. This legendary fishing boat has gone through a complete refurbishment from top to bottom. Everything has been replaced, including new twin Cummins 6BTA engines—making her a 10 out of 10. With her vast cockpit and exceptional seaworthiness, Blue Boy is extremely comfortable, whether out in the Atlantic looking for big game fish or cruising along the beautiful coastline to one of the island’s secret spots.

Guiding your experience is an extremely knowledgeable and passionate captain and crew. They have competed in tournaments throughout the Caribbean, taking home the title of 1st Place on multiple occasions. Rest assured they know a thing or two when it comes to reeling in big game fish!

While deep sea fishing off the coast of St. Lucia you can catch Sailfish, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, and more. The crew provides custom rods, Shimano Reels, and a wide variety of lures. Depending on the species, you will target your catch by jigging, popping, trolling, or bottom fishing.

Hackshaw’s Boat Charters provides a fishing license and all tackle. You are welcome to keep your catch. On full day trips you may even have the option to enjoy your catch for lunch! Complimentary drinks are served on board. There is room for up to six passengers.

So come aboard and enjoy an unforgettable fishing trip off the coast of St. Lucia!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $750
    Included on board are complimentary soft drinks, mineral water, light snacks, rum punch, all the tackle and a great time! Because we are a Volcanic island, the drop off is a mere 3 miles out, allowing maximum time fishing and very little time wasted traveling. All our tours can be customized, so let us know if you have any requests. Your catch can be cleaned and bagged for you to take back.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $750
    This trip includes four hours of deep sea fishing. Complimentary soft drinks, mineral water, light snacks, rum punch, and all tackle are provided. Because we are a Volcanic island, the drop off is a mere 3 miles out, allowing maximum time fishing and very little time wasted traveling. All our tours can be customized, so let us know if you have any requests. Your catch can be cleaned and bagged for you to take back.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,100
    The drop off is a mere 3 miles out, allowing maximum deep sea fishing time and a very short ride to get there. Included on board are complimentary soft drinks, mineral water, light snacks, rum punch, all the tackle and a great time! Tours can be customized based on your requests. Your catch can be cleaned and bagged for you to take back. On our full day trips we may be able to BBQ your fish at a beach or have them prepared at a local restaurant!
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FAQs about Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy

Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy offers the following trips to customers:
  • $750 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $750 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $1,100 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Outriggers
  • Radio

Trips booked with Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks (Beer, soft drinks & water)
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Hackshaw’s Boat Charters - Blue Boy include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Sailfish
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo

Meet the Charter Operator

Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Castries, Saint Lucia
8 Customer reviews
Response time 12 hours
Member since August 2014
Our grand Father Capt. Big Bill Hackshaw started this operation in 1953. It has been passed down over the generations and is presently run by his grand children Chris, Anthony, Nick, and Jacquie. Along with a fantastic group of Captains and crew, we give the best charter boat service St. Lucia has to offer!

About this listing

Targeted species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Blue Marlin
Sailfish Sailfish
Tuna (Yellowfin) Yellowfin Tuna

Boat specs

Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1969, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 250HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 26 knots.

Length
31 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Snorkeling Equipment

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Beer, soft drinks & water
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 1 day before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

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
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit 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
PayPal
Bank Transfer

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 6 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Very good
4.0 / 5
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Gerard A.
Calabash, NC
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip on the water ,great boat roomy for 4 anglers .

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 18, 2018
There’s a lot of water out there fishing in 2000 to 3000 ft trying to catch the big one is not easy. If the fish are there...
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Larry Z.
Edmonton, Alberta
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Very good
4.0 / 5
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on February 3, 2018
Although the fish werent biting the captain amd crew made sure that I had a great time
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Craig P.
Roseau, Dominica
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 14, 2018
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Lyndsey B.
Kearney, Nebraska
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
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Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 19, 2017
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Robert L.
Lewes, DE
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Very good
4.0 / 5
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 21, 2018
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