Welcome to Camelot Kona Fishing Charters, where we offer unforgettable deep sea, big game fishing adventures off the stunning Kona coast. Our charters are perfect for families with a kid-friendly environment. At the same time, serious anglers can fulfill their bucket list dreams with the wide variety of fish we catch. We also offer custom charters, including whale watching, snorkeling, and swimming with dolphins. With 40 years of experience, Captain Robert is recognized as one of the best fishermen in Hawaii, and our family-run local business brings a personal touch to every trip. The waters off the Kona coast are some of the most productive in the world, ensuring an exciting and bountiful fishing experience.
Robert and Cyndee Hudson, the co-captains of Camelot Sportfishing, are renowned fishing experts with over 50 years of experience. They have been consistently winning sportfishing tournaments in Hawaii, are among the top-five trophy fish catchers on the Kona Coast, and are well-known in Hawaii's sportfishing community. With their expertise, they know where and how to catch the biggest fish in any weather conditions. They cater to every level of experience and are family-friendly. They are always willing to teach newcomers about the joy of offshore big-game sport fishing.
Camelot Kona Fishing Charters offers a top-notch fishing experience aboard their 34-foot pleasure craft, the Camelot. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology like GPS and fish finders, custom Tuna tubes, Penn downriggers, and custom outriggers and, of course, a fighting chair, this boat has everything you need for a successful fishing trip. It also boasts clean restrooms, a refrigerator, and ample space for guests to relax and enjoy the ride. With plenty of power to handle any water conditions, the Camelot is truly fit for a king.
Species targeted are the biggest game fish off the Kona coast of Hawaii, including the granddaddy of all game fish - the Blue Marlin. Also on the list are Mahi Mahi, known for their incredibly fast swimming speeds and huge size. Ono, or wahoo, are among the fastest fish in the world, while the Ahi, or yellowfin tuna, tests an angler's strength and endurance. Along with these are many other billfish like black and striped marlin, sailfish, broadbill and short bill swordfish, and short bill spearfish. The reefs also hold impressive catches, including Large Snapper, Grouper, and Amberjack.
Camelot Kona Fishing Charters is renowned for employing various effective techniques to maximize the chances of catching fish depending on what you are targeting and the conditions. Light Tackle and Heavy Tackle are popular methods that cater to different preferences. Trolling, using live bait or high speed, is also effective. Bottom fishing and Popping help catch certain species. Deep Sea Fishing is another way to reel in the big fish. Captains use sophisticated equipment like tuna tubes, outriggers, and downriggers to ensure a successful day on the water.
We offer a range of exciting and customizable packages for every level of fishing enthusiast. From half-day trips to full-day excursions, our experienced guides will take you to the best fishing spots around. For a more comprehensive experience, the company also offers combined