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Blue Marlin Fanatics with a classic 37 Merritt sportfisher, we cater to all levels of fisherman and look to putting you on your dream catch. We are owner operated and take pride in our business and our boat and tackle- this is our life.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
Joe and Captain Chris did an excellent job. Despite fishing in the off peak season they still got us on fish. Even the lady at the Harbor said we were the only ones who
Had brought a fish in during the past few days. Joe...More
Captain Chris and Westy are super friendly, knowledgeable, accomadating and the definition of aloha! The boat is immaculate, comfortable and the gear is killer. I’ve been fishing Kona waters for years on the hunt for a blue marlin and finally got one with the Benchmark!!...More
This was the best time ever. I’ve dreamed of catching a blue marlin my whole life. Captain Chris and Joe made my dreams come true. They were so helpful and knowledgeable and promised me a marlin and I caught five in 3 days!!!
I took my two sons , 16 and 13 , on a full day charter with Captain Chris and Decky Joe. We had the most amazing day , both boys caught their first Marlin , and both great fish , we released one estimated at...More
This was my third time going after a Big Blue in my lifetime & I finally scored on a Big Blue. Chris & Joe were outstanding, you can tell they love to fish & will give 100% effort to try & close the deal for...More
Had a great day with Grander Marlin.
Catching a Blue Marlin was always a dream of mine and Chris and Joe made
it happen. Coached me all the way and took pictures for me. Next time I'm in Kona I'll definitely spend a day
So all of my friends who’ve chartered boats have always caught something. I was hoping to do the same when I booked this charter. It’s a beautiful boat. The captain, well he probably said only about 6 words total during the six hours. It was...More
Just like to give Benchmarks captain and Chris and crew Joe a big thanks for a great mornings fishing I watched Jeff ltag and release a 400+ Blue Marlin also missed one more not bad for a four hour trip they’ve very professional and fun...More
My wife and I fished with Chris and Joe on our honeymoon, We had awesome time and made some great memories. If your ever in the Kona Area you must give these guys a call. They cater to all levels of anglers and will do...More