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“bobby cherry”(15 reviews)
“captain bobby”(10 reviews)
“ahi”(13 reviews)
Cherry Pit is a 32' Force built in Hawaii for Hawaii waters. Bought in 2016, Cherry Pit is a major upgrade from our original boat. Owned and operated by Capt. Bobby Cherry. With a lifetime of experience Capt. Bobby knows the waters off the Kona...more
Kealekehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-936-0726
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a bit of research, I decided on the Cherry Pit II for a full day charter. I liked the fact we would go and catch our own bait and with the Captain running solo a better chance to be part of the boat. Bobby...More

Thank Dwalker556
Bobby C, Owner at Cherry Pit Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Doug, I’m glad you guys had a great day fishing with me on the Cherry Pit. We’ll do it again next time! Thank you for taking the time to post a review for me, I greatly appreciate it!! Bobby

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We were referred by a friend of a friend to book a 1/2 day charter with Bobby Cherry and his boat the Cherry Pit. It was fairly inexpensive for the 4 of us in our private party I did go out last year on the...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This was our 3rd year in a row fishing with Bobby Cherry on the Cherry Pit. We landed large yellow fin tuna on all 3 trips and my boys and I had amazing experiences together. This trip we caught 3 100+ lb fish. Bobby spent...More

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Bobby C, Owner at Cherry Pit Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you again Damon for the great day! I hope you guys had a great vacation and I’ll see you next time. Bobby

Reviewed 4 August 2018

Great fishing experience! Bobby is hard working and knowledgeable captain that will provide an awesome experience. Clean boat, well maintained, and top of the line gear. We were delayed an hour by road closures and Bobby was super flexible and understanding. You won't find a...More

Thank MarkW4237
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Hawaii. Bobby was a great captain. I didn't go with the boys, but when picking them up, I heard a woman at the docks talking about Bobby. She said he is the best fisherman in...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went out in May with my husband and sister-in-law and could not have had a better trip! Bob was very professional and knowledgable. We have done many charters on all of the Hawaiian islands over the past 27 years and would highly recommend the Cherry...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Went fishing and caught a Big Ahi . Bobby is a great fisherman . I highly recommend Bobby to everybody . I can’t wait for next years trip . Thanks again Bobby you are the best .

Thank Trojanlegacy
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Experienced fisherman - knows where to go and what to do to catch fish. This is a hands on fishing experience - not getting a tan as you troll around. If you want to catch fish Cherry Pit is your charter. In a full day...More

Thank DallasFishingCouple
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I would definitely recommend Bobbie to anyone who is looking to book a charter while on the Big Island. He is extremely knowledgeable, and you can tell he loves what he does. Many people I spoke to before we booked our charter stated "Bobbie has...More

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Bobby C, Owner at Cherry Pit Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you Terra, I’m so glad you enjoyed your trip with me. Let’s do a full day next go around so we can really knock em dead. See you soon

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a holiday fishing trip for Christmas for the family. The Captain Corey was a professional and positive person who catered to everyone’s ability. Great day in the sun !! We didn’t leave empty handed...

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12 February 2017|
Response from Bobby C | Property representative |
Just myself and as many people in your party up to 6.