The best fishing charter
in Kona, Hawaii if you
want to catch fish.

Packages & Pricing


Kona Fishing Charters

Tournament Winning Captain & Boat!

The Nasty Habit boat landed a 1,200 pound plus Marlin!

The Nasty Habit Difference

The Nasty Habit is a 51-foot Cabo yacht, powered by Man turbo engines and offering everything you could want from a Hawaii deep sea fishing charter. The Nasty Habit offers experienced and novice anglers alike the experience that you’d expect from a Kona sportfishing adventure–with a luxurious twist.

Dish Network TV & 2 A/C’s

Unmatched Local Area Knowledge

Proven Tournament Winner

Top of The Line Fishing Tackle

Private Charters NO Sharing!

Boat Features

  • Vessel has 3 air conditioners, nice and cool!
  • Large screen TV with satellite, don’t miss a game!
  • Plush Leather Sofas
  • 2 Large Clean Bathrooms
  • Updated state-of-the-art electronic system
  • Full galley (kitchen)
  • Private Bunks
  • Accommodate 6 people, plus captain

Fish we specialize in catching

Our experienced charter fishing crew can help guide you to where the fishing is best for different types of fish–and you’re not limited to one kind. We are well-versed in the varieties off the coast of Kona, so we can help you make the most of your fishing charter. This charter is yours, so we’re happy to use the onboard sonar, radar, and GPS to take you to our favorite spots.

Blue Marlin

Mahi Mahi

Onos – Wahoo’s

Yellowfin Ahi Tuna

Greg Hopkins

Captain, Nasty Habit

Meet the Captain

Greg Hopkins Captain, Nasty Habit Greg Hopkins has more than two decades of experience in tournament, commercial, and charter fishing. Greg’s resume includes fishing all over the world, including: the southwestern Atlantic, from North Carolina to Key West; Bermuda; the Bahamas; the Caribbean; and Mexico’s Atlantic and Pacific waters. Greg has also fished some of the world’s finest and most remote eastern Atlantic fishing destinations: Ascension Island and St. Helena.

Fun to fish with and easy going, Captain Greg has been living and fishing off of Kona since 2015. While Greg’s extensive experience includes all aspects of big-game fishing, he personally loves bait and switch fishing as well as catching big game on light tackle ranging from 20-pound to 50-pound test. He’s also experienced with new anglers, especially kids, and loves to help them make their first experience deep sea fishing a positive one. He’ll share his experience with you and work to make your adventure a memorable one

Frequently Asked Questions


Will we catch a fish?
With our proven track record, you can expect to catch fish.


What do I need to bring?
Any snacks you & your group want to have. Sunscreen. Hats.


Do I need to bring Drinks?
The boat will provide bottled water.


Will I be sharing the boat with strangers?
No, we only do private charters the boat is all yours.


Can I bring Alcoholic beverages?
Yes you can bring your own.