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Private Catamaran Charter

Kona, Waikoloa
Transportation Available
Lunch Available
Open Bar Included
Seasmoke sailing catamaran

Highlights

  • Private charter for 1-20 people
  • Stable and spacious catamaran with indoor & outdoor seating
  • You choose the experience: sunset, sailing, snorkeling, and/or whale watching
  • Dedicated captain & crew, including marine naturalist and snorkel guide
  • Open bar and optional lunch
  • Transportation included (Kohala/Waikoloa area)
From
$2,750 per charter
  • All Day
  • Duration 2+ hours

Overview

Head out on the clear waters off the Kohala Coast with your own private boat charter! Your group of 1-20 people will have exclusive access to an experienced captain and friendly crew to chart your own personalized adventure, whether it be for whale & dolphin watching, snorkeling, or a sunset sail.

Choose from 2, 3, or 4 hours or more on the following boat:

Manu Iwa
Size: 50’ long
Max Passengers: 20 (can fit 41)
Departure location: Anaeho’omalu Bay in Waikoloa, Kawaihae Harbor ($350 fee), or Honokohau Harbor in North Kona ($500 fee, Apr-Nov only)
Boarding: Beach - may get wet up to knees
Sailing Option: Yes

Only available through November 2019. 

TravelShack's Choice

Why we recommend this option over others
  • Available to small private groups
  • Morning snorkel or sunset sail options
  • Open bar and food option
  • Transportation included from Kohala/Waikoloa lodging (or extra cost from Kona)
Traveler Ratings
TravelShack Customer rating:

4.5 out of 5 stars
Also rated on:
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Lonely Planet Guidebook:

Ocean Sports is well run

Option 1
2 Hours
Option 2
3 Hours
Option 3
4+ Hours
Duration Ideal for Sunset, Whale Watching Snorkeling, Sailing,
Sunset, Whale Watching
Snorkeling, Sailing,
Sunset, Whale Watching
Food & Drink Included
  • Open bar
  • Boxed lunch (optional for $40/person)
  • Open bar
  • Boxed lunch (optional for $40/person)
  • Open bar
  • Boxed lunch (optional for $40/person)
Snorkeling Inclusions Not applicable
  • Top-of-the-line snorkel gear
  • Guided snorkel tour
  • Marine life talk and snorkel lesson
  • Top-of-the-line snorkel gear
  • Guided snorkel tour
  • Marine life talk and snorkel lesson
Price
Includes all taxes/fees
1-12 people: $2,750
Additional People (13-20): $100/person
1-12 people: $3,500
Additional People (13-20): $100/person
1-12 people: $4,250
Additional People (13-20): $100/person
Additional Hours: $750/hour
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Location

  • Kona, Waikoloa
  • Kona, Waikoloa
Frequently Asked Questions
  • Follows federal laws that protect dolphins and whales by not approaching them aggressively, although these animals may approach the boat quite close on their own
  • Has adopted the West Hawaii Voluntary Standards for Marine Tourism (WHVS)
  • Involved in efforts to reduce the aquarium trade which depletes fish populations enjoyed by tourists
Terms and Conditions
Cancellation Policy
  • No refunds after 7 days prior to charter date