41' Play n Hooky

41' Play n Hooky

41 Foot Hatteras Boat Based in Honolulu. Charter Prices are per boat (Maximum 6 people) and include rods, reels, tackle and bait. 

Play n Hooky is a 41 foot Hatteras and has a complete array of the finest fishing electronics. She is outfitted with all the comforts of a first class sporting yacht: stereo, CD, television, galley, master stateroom, forward V berth, full size restroom, and plush, comfortable seating.

The boat is air-conditioned and equipped with top of the line fishing gear and electronics. Dry dock maintenance is performed annually to keep the fleet in prime condition.

Captain Joe and his crew welcome you to spend the day aboard the luxurious 41' Hatteras Play n Hooky. Fully equipped and ready for deep sea sportfishing, the only thing missing is you! Come and experience the breath-taking beauty of the sunrise over the Hawaiian waters, spend the day battling Marlin, Tuna, Wahoo and Mahi-Mahi or maybe even run into some Humpback whales off the coast of Waikiki.

If you are looking to do some serious sportfishing here on the beautiful Hawaiian Island of Oahu, you have come to the right place. Allow Captain Joe and his years of knowledge and expertise in big game tournament fishing to help you feel the rush and exhilaration of reeling in that monster catch. The crew will help you and your mates have a great time and have the opportunity to get in on the best saltwater fishing around Hawaii.

Fish Policy 

On a private charter the crew of the Play n Hooky will gladly split the days catch with you up to 50 pounds of whole fish. 
On a share charter everyone will be offered  an eating portion (approximately 2 to 4 pounds) depending on the days catch. 
All fish weighing over 80 pounds will not be cut and kept by the boat.
If you wish to tag and release any fish that are caught please discuss that with the captain before you book.

Boat Info

Address: 1125 Ala Moana Blvd Kewalo Basin Slip A4 Honolulu HI 96819
Name: Play n Hooky Captain: Joe O'Neil
Boat Launched: 1968 Staff on Board: 2
Length of Boat: 41 feet                                                                Beam : 14 feet                                            
Private Charters: yes Shared Charters: yes
Tag and Release: no Keep Catch: up to 50lbs
Fishing License Required: no Fish Filleted: yes
Types of Rods: Custom Types of Reels: Penn International
Bent/Straight Rods: yes/no Reel Sizes: 50-130
Fighting Chair/Harness: yes/yes Tackle Included: yes
Flybridge: yes Bait Types: lures/live/dead
Engine: Diesel Fish Finder/GPS: yes/yes
Tuna Tower: no Life jacket Adult/Child: yes/yes
Galley: yes Cabins: 1
Food Provided: no Alcohol Permitted: yes
Fridge/Cooler: yes Refreshments Included: no
Air Conditioning: yes CD/TV/Microwave: yes/yes/yes
Toilet/Head: yes Shower: yes 
Swimming Policy: no Transportation: no
Bottom Fishing: call ahead Spectator Fee: no
Minimum age: no Maximum Passengers: 6



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We recommend you to bring the following: Suntan Lotion, Hat, Rainjacket, Sunglasses, Sweater, Water, Food, Sea Sickness Pills, Book/Magazine

This boat offers private charters. You will be the only group on the boat and can ask the Captain to take you to certain locations. On a private charter if you want to bring the boat in early, you can do this. There are many advantages to booking the boat to yourselves.

This boat also has Shared Charters. There will be other anglers on this charter. The captain will decide where you go fishing and you will be on a specific time frame decided by the charter company.

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