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

37 reviews
Honolulu
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4.81
out of 5 stars from 37 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
82%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
69%
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Zach A.
Portland, Oregon
 5.00
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Full Day Trip!

VERIFIED   July 5, 2019
We had a GREAT day fishing with these guys! They helped us out every step of the way, ensuring we had a top of the line experience,...
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Leonard L.
Kailua, HI
 4.67
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Whole day charter with Captain Joe

VERIFIED   November 24, 2018
We had a great day on the ocean with Captain Joe and his very experienced helper Jeff. We caught at least a dozen fish and...
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Jessie L.
Honolulu, Hawaii
 5.00
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Didn’t catch anything but sure tried!

VERIFIED   August 14, 2019
We booked an 8 hour tour and ended up trying for 10! We unfortunately didn’t catch anything but we had a good time on the...
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David W.
Elkmont, AL
 4.67
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Half day trip with Captain Joe

VERIFIED   July 30, 2019
My family had a private half day trip with Captain Joe and First Mate Jerry. Only fortunate enough to catch one mahi-mahi but...
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Gregory H.
Long Beach, CA
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Full day with Captain Joe

VERIFIED   June 25, 2019
Great day,  didn’t catch much fish they just weren’t bitting.  We trolled all day.  Captain Joe and Jerry...
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