Captain
Joe O'Neill

Member since February 2017 Honolulu, United States
Background
Captain Joe arrived in Hawaii back in 1968 after graduating from high school, spending the next couple of years surfing before eventually going back to fishing. In 1999 he started the business Pacific Sportfishing LLC and has not looked back. He has participated in fishing tournaments for years and brings this unique experience to every charter. His goal is for all his guests to enjoy their time aboard Play n Hooky, and he will go above and beyond to make it happen.

Hey, I'm Captain Joe O'Neill

Honolulu, United States
Background
Captain Joe arrived in Hawaii back in 1968 after graduating from high school, spending the next couple of years surfing before eventually going back to fishing. In 1999 he started the business Pacific Sportfishing LLC and has not looked back. He has participated in fishing tournaments for years and brings this unique experience to every charter. His goal is for all his guests to enjoy their time aboard Play n Hooky, and he will go above and beyond to make it happen.
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Pacific Sportfishing LLC

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4.8
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180 lb Striped Marlin
Play N Hooky Full day Trip!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
89%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
79%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
54%
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Robert H.
United States
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Excellent full day fishing trip with captain Joe and Teona!

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on January 18, 2022
Fishing started out a little bit slow,  but captain Joe and Teoni persevered. After 5 hours we finally got a bite, it came...
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Walter J.
South Bend, IN
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Full Day With Captain Joe

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on December 24, 2021
Had a blast with captain joe on the fishing trip. We didn’t catch anything but had three encounters but the fish were just...
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Christel K.
Cape May, NJ
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Play N Hooky Full day Trip!

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on January 26, 2022
Could not have asked for a better day! Capt. Teoni & Sam were awesome and together with their experience we hooked up...
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Bryan T.
Evesham, NJ
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Full day trip with Captain Joe

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on October 27, 2021
My fiancée and I went for a full day trip on the Play N Hook with Captain Joe and the mates Shane and Sam. They reviewed everything...
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Matt H.
Grain Valley, MO
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Full Day with Capt Teoni

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on August 25, 2021
We didn’t catch anything or have any action.  However, the deck hand was very knowledgeable and alert.  Capt. Teoni said...
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