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Black Pearl Charters

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Cook Islands
+682 31 125
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Mike, Fishing, Fun

Mike is fantastic! Due to weather I changed from a full day trip to a half day trip. My goal was to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dennis M
Snorkel life changing

Mere opened up my world. I was not confident of my ability or courage but Mere gently teased both... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kerry H
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Deep sea fishing, Private lagoon/snorkelling tours, spearfishing in Aitutaki.(All snorkelling is guided and includes the outer reef)
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Cook Islands
+682 31 125
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike is fantastic! Due to weather I changed from a full day trip to a half day trip. My goal was to catch a GT and on the 3rd cast of the day "Boom" my first GT. Mike also found the Mahi Mahi and put...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mere opened up my world. I was not confident of my ability or courage but Mere gently teased both out and I experienced far more than I expected or thought I was capable of. This is an activity that will probably drive future holidays now...More

Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mike is the most lovely and knowledgeable fishing bloke around. I was able to catch a Mahi Mahi on my birthday of all days. Very wel equipped and safe boat and what a morning we had. You must go deep sea fishing with Mike if...More

Thank Kerrie V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Conditions weren't the best but we had 2 beautiful snorkels and a great walk around honeymoon island. Mere was the perfect host and just lovely. Thank you to Leo for driving the boat so well. We will come back to Aitutaki and look forward to...More

Thank JodieTravel01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were lucky enough to experience the private lagoon snorkelling tour on our recent holiday to Aitutaki. Mere was so warm and welcoming right from us calling in to her home to enquire about booking a trip through to the end of...More

Thank CandiceandScott
Reviewed 14 September 2017

There's a reason for almost a 100% 5 star review strike rate for Black Pearl - these guys are good. I've done a lot of fishing charters in half a dozen countries and can assure you that Mike and Mere are at the top of...More

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We booked in for a half day private lagoon tour and our guide Leo was phenomenal. He was very knowledgeable, excellent at his job, patient, and extremely cool too! My husband and I will never forget our first trip to the beautiful lagoon and thanks...More

Thank Vsbj
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Mike picked me up from my hotel and took us to the boat. Leo took over from here. We tried to get around the island. The swell was large so we stuck to the leeward side dropped our rods in and the fish struck quickly....More

Thank Chapstar
Reviewed 11 August 2017

What a wonderful experience, both fishing and snorkeling with Black Pearl. Mike , Mere and Leo were absolutely great and ensured that we had 2 excellent trips that we won't forget ! hopefully we can come back and do it all again. Not to be...More

Thank brinded2017
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We chartered Mike for 3 days fishing and he went out of his way to accommodate all our fishing wishes including some light tackle game fishing . Mike found fish every time and we caught mahi Mahi, yellowfin tuna, amber jack, rainbow runner, trevally and...More

Thank Joy F
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merrill n
25 September 2017|
Response from BPCooks | Property representative |
tekotia@aitutaki. net.ck
30 May 2017|
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Response from BPCooks | Property representative |
Try tekotia @ aitutaki . net . ck , there are obviously no gaps between this email address but Tripadvisors wont allow email addresses being sent so thought this might work. Mike