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Big Blue Sports Fishing Charters offers the ultimate in Deep Sea, Yellowfin Tuna, Inshore Game & Reef fishing in Cape Town. We offer a professional fishing charter service with a high level of integrity. Our success rate is evidence of the...more
Wharf Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 83 777 1048
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to the area for several years and I always dreamt of going out on a boat, catch a fish, clean it, cook it and eat it. I was happy to read it’s tuna season and managed to rally enough family members...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 525sanderw
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Great fishing trip on the Fish Eagle II yesterday. 10 albacore tuna and one 100+ pound yellowfin. Very professional and knowledgeable captain and crew - George and Brandon were great. Fishing trip of a lifetime!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Marc P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very clean well equipped boat with friendly skipper Anton and crew. We were lucky to catch 2 big yellowtale first up and then at least 10 of another kind of fish we could not pronounce but with small teeth about 3/4 kg. No luck with...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Grant S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I've recently moved to Cape Town and was eager to catch a really big yellowfin tuna that I've always heard about. Unfortunately my hopes were dashed when Ros informed me that tuna season had finished by the time I wanted to go fishing. I commend...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank CapeTownGreenhorn
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After 3 years we made good on our promise and returned to Cape Town and Big blue fishing charters. We received such a lovely warm welcome from Ros and the crew. On the advice of the crew, we fished in a different location to the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank blueperiwinkle
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Just came back from a nice fishing expedition. Great captian with good stories and service! Also the boat was outstanding. Gear could use Some love, But was workable. The Fish almost completely absent. It is the slow season, But im not to sure about the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 236harmk
BigBlueFishingTeam, Manager at Big Blue Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

I'm pleased you managed to catch 3 different species of fish during your charter & had enough fresh fish prepared for you & your party at our restaurant in the harbour afterwards. " Just had a late lunch there after we went fishing on a...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

My partner and I chartered one of their boats for the blue water game and reef fishing trip on 02 April. We arrived in Cape Town a week earlier but the weather prevented us from getting out. Fortunately the weather gods were on our side...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank johngreytertonsmith
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Absolutely fantastic fishing day with the best crew imaginable....very friendly with a professional attitude. The day kicked off trolling for yellowtail along a stretch of incredibly beautiful coastline at Cape Point. The afternoon was spent fishing on reefs, mostly bream, 2 huge roman and 1...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank tommycoates2017
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I went along with another British friend in February. We had some breakfast at the cafe and walked the two minutes to the Marina a bit later. We had a warm welcome from Ros and pretty soon after our boat turned up. We were on...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank webmonkeyuk
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A really wonderful day. Superb fishing. Plently of skipjack, brown bream, cob and a yellowtail. We all had a yellowtail on the line, only 1 was landed. Great fight. Ros was wonderful and very accomodating.

Date of experience: February 2017
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