The Boat: Fishtales

Crew of Fishtales - Big Game Fishing Bonaire

The Fishtales is a Pursuit 3000 Offshore build and rigged for serious fishing.

She is equipped with all the technology to find and catch fish safely; radar, GPS, chart plotter, fishfinder, VHF radio and all safety gear. For your convenience there is a head on board.

To make sure that fish of a lifetime does not get away we have a full range of professional rods and reels for every type of fishing.

We do care about the reefs and marine life so we practice a strict catch and release policy for all billfish.

Off course any other legal fish species caught are yours to keep should you wish to do so.

Meet Our Crew

Yuri - Fishtales | Team Fishing Bonaire

Captain and Owner Yuri

Yuri is the most experienced charter captain on Bonaire. His passion is to create lasting memories of unforgettable fishing days, one of many reasons why mosts guests return to fish aboard the Fishtales year after year.

Fabian - Fishtales | Team Fishing Bonaire


Fabian is without doubt the most legendary, renowned and knowlegable local fisherman on the island. He has fished all over the world and is highly sought after as crew for fishingtrips and tournaments on luxury private yachts, for his fishing as well as his social skills.

Lelle - Fishtales | Team Fishing Bonaire


Lelle is a hardcore native fisherman. He is a master in every type of fishing technique and definitely the fastest bait rigger you will ever see. Lelle is a true fishing artist who even spends his days off  fishing.

Pel Pelican - Mascotte - Team Fishing Bonaire

Nigel – The Dock Master

Nigel found us after his movie career ended and took on the job as dock master. For a snack or 2 he will gladly pose for a picture. We adopted him like his stomach adopted us.