Private catamaran charters

An Exclusive Experience at the Kaneohe Sandbar


Our spacious catamarans boast ample seating—from 35 to 120 guests—making them the perfect vessels for hosting private parties, corporate events, family gatherings, bachelorettes, intimate weddings, and more at Oahu’s hidden gem, the Kaneohe sandbar.

Take in the breathtaking views of the Hawaiian coastline as you sail towards the sandbar, where you can anchor and enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear waters, relax on the floating platform, or play a game of sandbar volleyball.

We offer 3-hour private charters to the Kaneohe sandbar twice a day; our morning all-inclusive private charter departs at 9:30 AM and our afternoon private charter departs at 1:00 PM.

Hoku Ao 52-Foot Catamaran

Experience the ultimate morning or afternoon of adventure and unbridled fun with our 52-foot catamaran private charter to the Kaneohe Sandbar!

With the ability to accommodate up to 35 passengers (and a 12 passenger minimum), you and your group can enjoy an exclusive, fun-filled day on the water without sacrificing comfort or space.

Looking for some thrills? Our crew is happy to provide snorkeling gear, stand-up paddleboards, and kayaks so you can explore the surrounding reefs that are thriving with marine life.

In addition, adventure seekers of the group will have access to the banana boat and bumper tube.

Whether you're looking for a relaxing day on the water or an action-packed adventure, our 52-foot catamaran is the perfect choice for your private charter to the Kaneohe Sandbar.

Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience - book your charter today!

Sailing Date: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

DURATION 3 hours

CAPACITY Min: 12 passengers; Max: 35 passengers


FROM $210
+ tax + 15% gratuity
per person

Action Club 72-Foot Catamaran

Discover the ultimate way to explore the stunning Hawaiian coastline and Oahu's off-the-beaten-path destination, the Kaneohe sandbar, with our private charter aboard Action Club, our 72-foot catamaran.

This luxurious vessel offers a spacious and comfortable environment for up to 120 passengers (and a 100 passenger minimum), perfect for hosting any event, from weddings to corporate gatherings and everything in between.

Our experienced and professional crew will ensure that every detail of your charter is taken care of, from setting sail to kayaking and exploring the wonders of the sandbar.

Anchor at the Kaneohe Sandbar, a pristine white sand beach surrounded by crystal-clear waters, and dive into the refreshing ocean for some swimming, snorkeling, and stand-up paddleboarding. Or relax on the sun-soaked floating deck and take in the stunning scenery of the rugged Ko'olau Mountains.

Contact us today to book your unforgettable adventure!

Sailing Date: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

DURATION 3 hours

CAPACITY Min: 100 passengers; Max: 120 passengers


FROM $110
+ tax + 15% gratuity
per person

an unforgettable private charter experience at the kaneohe sandbar that's tailored to your needs

PRICES Starting from $3000/3hrs (AM) & $3200/hrs (PM)


Private charter guests can bring their favorite drinks, snacks, and a cooler on board!

Two boat sizes

Our 52-foot catamaran can have up to 35 guests, while our 72-foot catamaran is perfect for groups of up to 120 guests.


Our private charters go out to the Kaneohe sandbar twice daily; the morning charter is from 9:30AM-12:30PM and afternoon from 1:00PM-4:00PM


You will have access to your own private catamaran while anchored at the Kaneohe sandbar.


Private charters at the Kaneohe sandbar are the perfect fit for intimate wedding ceremonies, bachelorettes, work events, and family or friend (ohana) reunions. We offer a luxe customized experience for groups of all sizes.

Oahu's best
private charter adventures at the
Kaneohe Sandabr.


We at Kaneohe Bay Ocean Sports Inc. (KBOS) are here to make an unforgettable experience for your special day aboard our private charter to the Kaneohe sandbar.

With over 25 years in the maritime business, our family-owned and locally-operated cruise company is here to make sure you connect with your friends and family at one of Oahu’s most unique locations, the Kaneohe sandbar.

Create a custom ocean sports adventure by selecting the date and time for your special day—weddings, birthday parties, surprise engagements, and corporate events are just some of the events we’ve helped organize so far—then sit back while we handle the rest.

Being the largest commercial operator in Kaneohe Bay, we have a variety of vessels and activities that you and your guests can enjoy, including the largest USCG certified commercial vessel in Kaneohe Bay.

We are flexible and here to help you build an experience of a lifetime!

Please note the  passenger minimum in order for each catamaran to be booked. 

  • The Hoku Ao can accommodate 35 passengers; the passenger minimum for this boat is 12.
  • The Action Club can accommodate up to 120 passengers; the passenger minimum for this boat is 100.
  • Private and exclusive catamaran, 52-feet or 72-feet
  • Life jackets for all guests
  • Clean and sanitized snorkel gear
  • Standup paddleboards, kayaks
  • Floating platform
  • Sandbar volleyball
  • Water and Juice
  • Professional CPR certified Captain and crew

Hoku Ao 52-Foot Catamaran

  • Pastry during morning departure, lunch during afternoon departure
  • 1 ride for banana boat & bumper tube per person 
  • Bumper tube $30 per person for Action club 72-foot catamaran ONLY
  • Banana boat $30 per person for Action club 72-foot catamaran ONLY
  • Private transportation for KBOS private charters can be arranged. Contact us for pricing.
  • Get the full experience with our catering upgrade!
    Authentic Hawaiian food, Huli Huli Chicken, Local
    Hawaiian style bento boxes, charcuterie, snack bags and
    much more. Equipped with a full-size galley. Contact our
    office for more info.
  • BYOB, snacks, and a cooler is allowed; just no glass bottles at the sandbar.
  • A towel for drying off
  • Sunglasses, hat, and reef safe sunscreen to make sure you protect yourself from the sun. Please make sure you protect our waters and Hawaiian marine life by only using reef safe sunscreen when in Hawaii!
  • Waterproof bag for your personal items.
  • iPhone and/or GoPro to capture your sandbar memories—don’t forget to tag us @kaneohesandbar or use the hashtag #kaneohesandbarprivatecharter
  • Gratuity for the KBOS crew (Venmo accepted)
  • A 15% gratuity charge will be implemented with all private charters
  • A total deposit of 50% of the total for the entire reservation is required to hold/confirm the private charter date. The remaining balance will be due seven (7) days prior to charter date.
  • Cancellations will be fully refunded 30 days prior to the cruise date.
  • No refund of any monies shall be given for groups that cancel less than 30 days in advance.
  • NO SHOWS on the day of the charter will not be refunded.
  • If you require any type of special

    accommodations for any sort of disability, please let us know prior to booking or prior to departing the pier.

  • In the United States, in order to consume alcoholic beverages, the guest must be age 21 and over.
  • Under USCG regulations, after consuming any type of alcoholic beverages, guests will not be able to participate in snorkeling.
  • Guest under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
  • People with pre-existing health problems or currently taking medication should notify KBOS Inc. before booking reservations or prior to departing from the He’eia Kea Pier.