It’s been said that the tropical charm of the waters surrounding Antigua and Barbuda is irresistible to both visitors and locals. This definitely extends to the species that live below, too! Captain Frank Hart is a native Antiguan who knows this impressive fishery better than most. He invites you to come aboard H20 charters and experience the fantastic sport-fishing these islands have to offer.

Whether you’re looking to travel to where the big game fish hang out, or would prefer to cruise calmer inshore waters, H20 charters has a whole host of adventures for you. Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome on board, and your captain is happy to work with you to create your dream experience. No matter where you choose to go, you’ll get the chance to battle some seriously impressive species!

You’ll be heading out on your adventure in a versatile 26’ ProKat walkaround vessel. She’s perfect for targeting the bays, creeks, and flats of this area, and can easily handle some offshore fishing action, too. She can comfortably accommodate up to 4 anglers, and you’ll all be able to fish at the same time. Onboard you’ll find top-notch safety and navigational equipment, as well as a fully-enclosed private toilet. There are outriggers for maximum trolling, too.

As for the species you’ll be targeting, get ready to face up to some hard-fighters! If you head to inshore waters, you’ll come up against Tarpon, Snook, Permit, and Bonefish. Get ready to try out your best fly fishing and spinning techniques. Heading offshore? You’ll get to battle big game fish such as Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, and whatever else is biting. 

Your captain will provide you with top-quality rods and reels, and you’ll be reeling in your own live bait. Fly fishing equipment is included, but feel free to bring your own lucky gear along with you. Life jackets are available for all ages. Come aboard H20 and explore these irresistible waters through the eyes of a local!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $790
    Get ready for a full day of exploring these bountiful waters. You'll be fishing within 15 minutes of leaving the dock, so you'll have plenty of time to reel them in, as well as changing your fishing grounds, too. If you want to explore calmer inshore waters, then you'll be heading to the bays to reel in Snook, Permit, Bonefish, and Tarpon. Further offshore, you'll get to battle Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and plenty more. Rods, reels, and fly fishing gear is provided, but you're welcome to bring your own.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $650
    If you want to maximize your chances of reeling in an impressive catch, then join Capt. Frank on this trip. You'll have the chance to target inshore and offshore waters and come face-to-gills with various impressive game fish. Head to the bays for Tarpon, Snook, Permit, and Bonefish, or go further offshore to battle Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Red Snapper, Blue Marlin, and more. All ods and reels are provided, but you're more than welcome to bring your own fly fishing equipment!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - AM
    In demand! Last booked: 21 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $495
    Get ready for some top-quality fishing to start your day off! Capt. Frank will take you to inshore or offshore waters - just let him know where you'd prefer to go and what species you'd like to reel in. If you opt for inshore fishing, you'll be targeting Indian Creek Bay and Mamora Bay for Snook and Tarpon, or head north of the island for Permit and Bonefish. Want to head further out? Get ready to battle Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, and more. If you want to fly fish instead of spinning, equipment is included.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - PM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $495
    Get ready for an angling adventure! If you'd like to explore calmer waters, then you'll be heading to Indian Creek Bay and Mamora Bay to target Snook and Tarpon, as well as reeling in Permit and Bonefish north of the island. Want to go further offshore? You'll come face-to-gills with Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, Wahoo, and plenty more. Your captain will provide all rods and reels, but you're more than welcome to bring your own fly fishing gear, too. You'll start fishing from 1 mile out.
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About the Captain

Nicholas Hart
English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
13 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2014
Captain Nicholas Hart runs these top-class charters with his father, Captain Frank Hart. Capt. Frank has been fishing for 50 years, and working as a captain for 20 of these years. What started off as a love and passion for angling and just needing to be out on the water soon turned into helping other people fulfil their dreams of landing a fish on their own. He has some serious bragging rights, too - in 2012 he won the Antigua Barbuda Marlin Classic on his champion boat, the Overdraft. In 2007, he tagged and released the most Marlin in this area. In 2004, he took part in the Saint Marten Billfish tournament and came in second place. Who could be better equipped to introduce you to the beautiful, bountiful waters of Antigua and Barbuda?

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Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Bonefish Bonefish
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Permit Permit
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Snook Snook
Tarpon Tarpon
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

ProKat (Walkaround) originally built in 2005. Powered by 2 250HP Suzuki engines.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Crew Keeps Catch
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard

Customer Reviews

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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
86%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
71%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Guyleen C.
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Half-day trip with Capt. Frank and Matthew

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - AM on May 1, 2019
We booked an offshore trip on the H2O but since the seas were forecasted to be choppy, the Captain wisely suggested we take...
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Mitch D.
Toronto, ON
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Half day trip with frank hart

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - AM on June 5, 2018
My wife and I just went on the H20 boat with frank hart, and it was an amazing experience, we have fished all over the atlantic...
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Greg H.
St John's, 04
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Half day trip with Captain Mike inshore fishing

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - AM on May 4, 2019
Captain Mike was great. Very knowledgeable of the water and area, also easy to talk with. His was not a pushy guide like some...
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Jack P.
Antigua And Barbuda
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Half day trip with Cpt. Frank on the H2O

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - PM on March 12, 2020
Captain Frank was great and tried his best to put us on fish, but other than the 1st two drifts using live bait we didn’t...
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Fishing with Nicholas

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FAQs about H2O

H2O offers the following trips to customers:
  • $495 per group - Half Day Trip - AM (4 hours)
  • $495 per group - Half Day Trip - PM (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $790 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with H2O, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with H2O include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment (Limited supply on island feel free to bring own)

H2O offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

H2O offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with H2O include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bonefish
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Permit
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snook
  • Tarpon
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo