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Lower Laguna Madre Adventure

100% (3)
25 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in South Padre Island

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Island Deep Sea

92% (13)
35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in South Padre Island

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Texas Offshore Adventure

100% (1)
35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Port Mansfield

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port Mansfield

3/4 Day Fun Trip

NEW
33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in South Padre Island

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

Hot Reels In South Padre

100% (1)
35 ft 1 - 6 People $$

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Other Trips in Port Isabel

Fishing in Port Mansfield
Fishing in Port Mansfield
Fishing in Port Mansfield
trip description for Laguna Madre Inshore Adventure in Port Mansfield

Embark on an unforgettable outdoor adventure with Captain Burt where you’ll be targeting the Texas "Big Three": Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. Captain Burt has fished the waters of Port Mansfield for over three decades and loves showing people of all skill levels how to fish the local waters. No matter if you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, you’ll be in good hands! You’ll be fishing aboard his 24' Dargel Skout center console, which can accommodate 5 anglers. Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and some good company! Captain Burt will provide all rods, reels, tackle, lures, water, and ice for your upcoming trip. Captain Burt will also clean and fillet your catch back at the marina, so make sure you bring a large cooler to get your fish home. Captain Burt likes to launch out of Port Mansfield, but will also launch out of Arroyo City and South Padre Island. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Mansfield

Laguna Madre Inshore Adventure

100% (2)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for Laguna Madre Drift in South Padre Island

Enjoy a day with Captain Ron as you adventure through Lower Laguna Madre! Your day out with Captain Ron will see you drifting the shallow waters that can be up to 3’ deep. You will be fishing with both artificial and live bait, as well as trying anchored up fishing. Captain Ron will help you target Redfish, Flounder, Seatrout, Black Drum, and Sheepshead throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure. For these trips, Captain Ron uses a 24’ Shallow Sport bay which can accommodate 4 anglers. Captain Ron will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License and some good company! Come on down and make some memories with Captain Ron! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

Laguna Madre Drift

100% (22)
24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Full Day or Half Day Fishing Trip in Port Isabel

Captain Jamie will help you target Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) trip in lower Laguna Madre. He's happy to host anglers of all skill levels, and loves teaching beginners and children. Captain Jaime fishes with live and cut bait for Redfish and Speckled Trout on light spinning tackle. Captain Jamie fishes from his 2016 25’ Dargel Boatworks flats boat powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine. The vessel can host up to 5 anglers for a comfortable day of fishing for all. All fishing equipment will be ready for your trip, as well as a range of artificial lures. After the trip, Captain Jaime will clean and fillet your catch so you can take it home to the kitchen! The Laguna Madre is an incredible body of water, offering a pristine ecosystem for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead, Triple Tail, Snook, Tarpon, and more to call home. Be sure to purchase a Texas saltwater fishing license online for each angler, bring some snacks and drinks, and don’t forget some sun block! Other than that, meet Captain Jaime in Port Isabel ready to fish and to spend a fantastic day on the Laguna Madre! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Full Day Or Half Day Fishing Trip

100% (6)
25 ft 1 - 5 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Port Isabel 5-Hour - 25’ Majek in Port Isabel

Join Captain Walter for a great day exploring the local waters! On this action-packed adventure, you can expect to reel in some Black Drum and some Bull Redfish. These two species will put up a good fight, so be prepared. Make sure you give those hamstrings a little stretch before you hit the water. You might also run into Mangrove Snappers, Sheepshead, Snook, Fluke, and Spotted Seatrout. For these trips, Captain Walter uses a 25’ Majek Illusion boat - a spacious vessel that can accommodate up to 6 anglers. Captain Walter will provide rods and tackle as well as drinks. You can purchase live bait for an additional fee. Other than that, make sure you bring a valid Texas Fishing License and any food and drink of your choice. Let your mind escape from daily responsibilities and just have fun fishing with Captain Walter! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Port Isabel 5-Hour - 25’ Majek

100% (9)
25 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Rio Hondo
Fishing in Rio Hondo
Fishing in Rio Hondo
trip description for Laguna Madre Inshore Trip in Rio Hondo

Join Captain Andre on a fishing trip into the Laguna Madre and experience the thrill of catching a variety of inshore fish species. With his years of experience in the area, Captain Andre is well-versed in all the techniques needed to catch different species, and he's more than willing to work with you to tailor the outing to your specific goals. Whether you're after limits for dinner or looking to catch a trophy Redfish or Snook, Captain Andre will make sure you make the most of your time out on the water. He offers a wide range of fishing techniques, from throwing artificial lures and live bait on light tackle to drift fishing the bays and bottom fishing. He'll provide expert recommendations based on the weather and tides to help you make the right choice. Captain Andre provides all the necessary fishing gear, including rods, reels, and tackle, as well as water and his extensive knowledge of the area. You only need to bring your favorite snacks and beverages and a valid Texas fishing license, and he'll take care of the rest for your South Texas fishing adventure. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rio Hondo

Laguna Madre Inshore Trip

NEW
1 - 3 People $
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for South Padre Island Deep Sea in South Padre Island

Get excited about the trip of lifetime with Captain Emilio here who invites you on a deep-sea fishing adventure in the productive waters of the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of South Padre Island, Texas. For these 6, 8, 10 and 12-hour adventures, Captain Emilio uses his badass 35’ Bertram offshore sportfishing boat that can handle up to 6 anglers. The vessel has a powerful twin Caterpillar 450 HP engine for a combined 900 HP's of propulsion power and modern navigation technology which guarantees you a safe and quick trip to your destination. Its impossible to say for sure what monsters lurk at each depth at any given time, but on shorter trips you can expect to catch Tripletail, Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, while longer trips give opportunities for bigger pelagics like Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, and bigger tuna species! Emilio will provide live bait, rods, reels, and tackle. *the fuel price is included in the price of the trip so there are no surprises at the end of your trip!* There will also be a first mate at your disposal all the time. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain Emilio! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Island Deep Sea

92% (13)
35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for South Padre Offshore Fishing in South Padre Island

Come have some serious fun and explore some of the most prolific waters in the area with Captain Henry! Captain Henry hotspots in SPI have been hitting, so make sure to listen closely to his tips and tricks. On these 6 or 8-hour state water offshore trips, you can expect to target Kings, Blackfin, Bonito and Red Snapper (when in season), and many more species! When Red Snapper is in season, Captain Henry has some special spots way up the coast that hold some big boy Red Snapper within the State Water line! You will be fishing aboard Captain Henry’s 30-foot center console powered by twin 300 HP Mercury Verado engines. It can accommodate up to 6 anglers, has a private toilet, spearfishing and snorkeling equipment, and a livewell. A first mate will also be on board to help you when you need it. Don’t forget to bring a valid Texas Fishing License (which you can purchase online), a hat, sunscreen, some food and drinks for the day, and an ice box to take home your day’s catch. Henry will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. For an additional fee, he will clean and fillet your day’s catch. Get ready for an action-packed day on the water with Captain Henry! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Offshore Fishing

75% (4)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for SPI Classic in South Padre Island

Climb aboard with Captain Aaron and experience the thrill of some seriously top-notch shallow water fishing! Aside from the ship channels, the water is no more than 6’ deep, making it a great fishery for families and novice anglers who would like to avoid choppy waters. Captain Aaron will guide you to some inshore honey holes and flats that will allow you to try your hand at either bait fishing or sightfishing! The species you can expect to target using this technique are Redfish, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and Flounder. For these trips, Captain Aaron uses his 20' Shallow Sport, which has a crasy shallow draft and sneak into the skinniest of water! Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License as well as food and drinks of your choice. Other than that, Captain Aaron will provide the rest. He will provide all lures, rods, reels, and tackle. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out to a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Aaron! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

SPI Classic

75% (12)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for Laguna Madre Hookfest in South Padre Island

Head out on the productive waters of South Texas with Captain Kevin to hook into all kinds of inshore sportfish. South Padre Island is known for its wide variety of fun saltwater species and Captain Kevin knows how to catch them all! So, whether you're looking to catch limits and dinner, or chase down your next trophy Redfish or Snook, Capt. Kevin will help you make the most out of your time out on the water. Captain Kevin also caters to a wide variety of fishing techniques. From throwing artificial lures and live bait on light tackle, to drift fishing the bays and bottom fishing, he is willing to work with your goals for the day, and he will offer his expert recommendations based on the weather and tides to help you make the right choice. Your vessel for the day will be a 22' Shoalwater center console that can take up to 4 people, equipped with a 150 HP Yamaha to get you on the fish quickly and safely. Captain Kevin will supply you with all the rods, reels, tackle, water, and knowledge necessary to ensure a successful day out on the water. So all you need to bring are your favorite snacks and beverages and your Texas fishing license and let Captain Kevin take care of the rest for you! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

Laguna Madre Hookfest

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21 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for SPI's Most Popular Trip in Port Isabel

Head out onto the world-renowned waters of the South Texas Riviera with Captain Gary! He specializes in hooking into all kinds of inshore sportfish, including Speckled Trout, Red Fish, Flounder, Snook, Black Drum and Mangrove Snapper. Captain Gary is happy to cater your trip to your goals and is willing to fish with many different methods. He can also provide some expert tips and tricks so that you can improve your fishing abilities as well. So, whether it's landing your first bruiser Trout, chasing the "Big Three", or watching your little ones light up with smiles, no one takes your time on the water more seriously than Captain Gary. For your trip, Captain Gary will provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and ice for your catch. All the necessities for a successful day out on the water are provided; all you have to bring is your favorite snacks and drink, a camera, and your Texas fishing license! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

SPI's Most Popular Trip

100% (1)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Laguna Madre Shallows Trip in Port Isabel

Hop on board with Captain Ruben and hit the waters surrounding Port Isabel, Texas! Captain Ruben has a contagious passion for fishing and wants to share it with his adventurers! On these 5-hour (half-day) and 7-hour (full day) adventures, you can expect to target Black Drum, Trout, Redfish, Flounder, Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Whiting, Shark, and many other species. . For these trips, Captain Ruben uses a 26-foot bay boat equipped with a 300HP TRP engine. This vessel has a live bait well and fish finder. 6 anglers max. Make sure you purchase a valid Texas fishing license before the trip and don’t forget food, drinks (no glass), a hat, and sunscreen. Captain Ruben will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. He will also prepare live bait upon availability before the trip at no extra cost. Get ready for an action-packed day on the water with Captain Ruben! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Laguna Madre Shallows Trip

88% (8)
26 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for 4-Hour Inshore - 30’ Triton in South Padre Island

If you’ve never been fishing around South Padre Island, then you’re missing out! And if you want to explore it in style, hop aboard Captain Henry's 30' Triton for a relaxing yet action-packed day out on the water! Capt. Henry is a super-knowledgeable fisherman, who not only knows how to have a good time but also knows all the best honey holes to whack the big three: Redfish, Trout, and Flounder! You'll be fishing aboard his badass 30ft Triton Center Console so you'll have no trouble cutting through light chop, and fishing days when the wind is blowing. She also provides a comfortable head (restroom) on board so you don't have to worry about hauling back to the dock in case of emergency! Captain Henry will provide you with all the quality rods, reels, and tackle you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. His also has tons of shade, tons of seating, and tons of room, so you can relax with your favorite beverage while you wait for your reel to start whirring! Make sure you bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as some snacks of your choice, and Captain Henry will take care of the rest. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

4-Hour Inshore - 30’ Triton

100% (9)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Everything to Know About Booking a Port Isabel cobia fishing charter

What are the best cobia fishing charters in Port Isabel?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 5 cobia trip in Port Isabel: Lower Laguna Madre Adventure guided by Alana.

Our guides in Port Isabel are rated a 4.72 out of 5 based on 2560 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Another popular city nearby for booking a Cobia charter is South Padre Island.

Looking for kid friendly cobia guides / fishing lessons in Port Isabel? Check out our beginner and family friendly cobia guides in Port Isabel.

What types of cobia fishing charters are common in Port Isabel?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for cobia in Port Isabel as well as nearshore fishing, jetty fishing, and inshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Port Isabel are trolling, live bait fishing, and heavy tackle fishing but bottom fishing and light tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do Port Isabel cobia fishing charters cost?

for cobia in Port Isabel prices can range anywhere from about $570 to $1,814, but the average price for a half day trip for cobia in Port Isabel is $600. The average price for a full day trip for cobia in Port Isabel is $1,301.

What month is best for cobia fishing in Port Isabel?

The most popular season for cobia fishing in Port Isabel is summer, and most anglers book their trips 21 days in advance.

Do I need a Port Isabel fishing license for cobia and what are the bag limits for cobia in Port Isabel?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Port Isabel, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Port Isabel. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Port Isabel.

What is cobia fishing in Port Isabel all about?

Cobia, also known as ling or lemonfish, are a prized catch among anglers in Port Isabel, Texas. These large and powerful fish are commonly found in the coastal waters, bays, and nearshore reefs of the Gulf of Mexico. Cobia are known for their impressive size, with adults often weighing over 50 pounds, and their strong fighting ability, making them a favorite target among anglers looking for a challenge. Their distinctive appearance, with a broad body and dark brown coloration, makes them easily recognizable to anglers seeking a memorable catch.

Fishing for cobia in Port Isabel can be productive year-round, though they are more commonly targeted during the warmer months, particularly from late spring through early fall. As water temperatures rise during this time, cobia become more active and move into shallower waters to feed. Anglers targeting cobia often use a variety of techniques, including sight casting with artificial lures or live bait, as well as trolling along the edges of channels or nearshore reefs where cobia are known to congregate.

Cobia are opportunistic feeders and will readily strike a variety of baits, including live bait such as mullet, pinfish, or crabs, as well as artificial lures such as bucktail jigs, soft plastics, or swimbaits. Anglers can also target cobia by sight casting to fish cruising along the surface or around structure such as buoys, wrecks, or floating debris. With their impressive size and challenging fights, cobia provide anglers in Port Isabel with an exhilarating fishing experience in the rich and diverse waters of the Texas coast.

What are the most popular months to fish for cobia fishing in Port Isabel?

Cobia seasons in Port Isabel, Texas, are influenced by various environmental factors such as water temperature, baitfish migrations, and spawning behavior. Cobia, also known as ling or lemonfish, are prized game fish known for their impressive size, strength, and delicious flavor. Port Isabel offers anglers excellent opportunities to target cobia throughout much of the year, with peak seasons often occurring during the warmer months when these fish are most active and abundant.

During the spring and summer months, cobia migrate along the coast of Port Isabel, following baitfish schools and feeding heavily in nearshore and offshore waters. As water temperatures rise, cobia can be found patrolling along jetties, nearshore reefs, and oil rigs, where they prey on baitfish and other prey. Anglers targeting cobia during this season can expect to encounter schools of fish actively feeding and aggressively striking at baits and lures, making for thrilling fishing experiences.

In the fall months, as temperatures begin to cool down and baitfish migrations occur, cobia continue to remain active along the coast of Port Isabel. Anglers targeting cobia in Port Isabel during the fall season may find success using a variety of techniques, including sight casting with live bait or artificial lures, trolling near offshore structures, and bottom fishing along the seafloor. With their powerful runs and brute strength, cobia provide anglers with exciting battles once hooked, adding to the allure of targeting these prized game fish in the waters surrounding Port Isabel.

What techniques are popular for catching cobia in Port Isabel?

Cobia fishing in Port Isabel, Texas, offers anglers an exhilarating experience with various effective techniques to target these powerful and prized game fish. One popular method is sight casting, where anglers scan the surface of the water for cobia swimming near structure such as jetties, buoys, or floating debris. Once spotted, anglers can cast live bait or artificial lures directly in front of the cobia's path, enticing them to strike. Live bait options include mullet, menhaden, or pinfish, while artificial lures such as bucktail jigs, swimbaits, or topwater plugs can also be effective. Sight casting requires patience, keen observation, and precise casting skills, but the thrill of watching a cobia strike and seeing their powerful runs make it a rewarding technique.

Another productive technique for targeting cobia in Port Isabel is trolling near offshore structures such as reefs, wrecks, or oil rigs. Anglers can deploy large lures or rigged baits behind their boats and troll at varying speeds to cover a large area of water and locate cobia. Trolling allows anglers to present baits or lures at different depths and distances from the boat, increasing the chances of enticing cobia to strike. Deep-diving plugs, rigged ballyhoo, or skirted trolling lures are popular choices for trolling cobia in offshore waters. Anglers must be prepared for sudden strikes and powerful runs, as cobia are known for their aggressive feeding behavior and strong fighting abilities.

Bottom fishing is also an effective method for targeting cobia in Port Isabel, particularly around wrecks, reefs, and oil rigs where cobia often congregate. Anglers can anchor their boats near these structures and deploy live or cut bait such as mullet, pinfish, or squid to the seafloor using heavy tackle and strong leaders. Cobia are opportunistic feeders and will readily take bait presented near the bottom, providing anglers with thrilling battles once hooked. Bottom fishing for cobia requires patience and persistence, but the rewards of landing one of these powerful predators make it a popular technique among anglers in Port Isabel.

What other species are popular in Port Isabel?

In addition to cobia, Port Isabel offers anglers a diverse array of other exciting fish species to target. One popular species is the redfish, also known as red drum, which inhabit the shallow flats, marshes, and channels of the Laguna Madre and surrounding waters. Redfish are prized for their powerful runs and are known to put up a spirited fight when hooked. Anglers can target redfish using a variety of techniques such as sight casting with artificial lures or live bait, as well as drift fishing or trolling along channels and grass flats. The redfish season in Port Isabel extends throughout the year, providing ample opportunities for anglers to pursue this prized catch.

Another sought-after species in Port Isabel is the speckled trout, also known as spotted seatrout. These elusive fish are found in the shallow bays, estuaries, and grass flats around Port Isabel, where they prey on small baitfish and crustaceans. Speckled trout are prized for their delicate flavor and are a favorite among anglers for both recreational and culinary purposes. Anglers can target speckled trout using a variety of techniques such as casting with artificial lures, live bait fishing, or drift fishing. The speckled trout season in Port Isabel is year-round, with peak fishing typically occurring in the spring and fall.

In addition to redfish and speckled trout, Port Isabel offers opportunities to target a variety of other species, including flounder, black drum, sheepshead, and snapper, among others. Whether fishing from shore, a pier, or a boat, anglers can enjoy the thrill of targeting a diverse array of fish species in the rich and fertile waters of the Laguna Madre and the Gulf of Mexico. With its abundance of fish species and diverse fishing environments, Port Isabel is a prime destination for anglers looking to experience the excitement of saltwater fishing in Texas.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    I can’t explain how amazing this trip was! Everyone was so sweet and helpful. We got some awesome fish. Our family is so grateful for the amazing experience.

    Alisa J. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    I hate reviews that don’t give you all the info you need. Emilio and his crew hand did a great job they brought us to a few spot that put us on 5-10 fish at a time the boat got us where we needed to go 5-10 miles out from the docks the squid bate was decent the rods were all usable there was a restroom on board In all especially for the price I would definitely take this charter again during the summer!!! Timing matters when fishing!

    Brayden L. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Alana was awesome! Very professional, had the boat clean and gear ready to go as soon as we got to the dock we were off. Boat was good size had plenty of room for everyone to walk around. Even took us close to the launch site to see the Space X Starship. She was constantly on the phone with other guides trying to find the best bite possible. We caught Speckled Trout, large Catfish and saw a bunch of large red drums but even hitting them in the head with the bait they wouldn't bite... Had a weather change and rockets going off in the area so may have had something to do with it. But we were the only boat that day really catching anything. I would highly recommend Captain Alana. Will decently book her for future visits to go Tarpon Fishing!!!

    Bret S. with Alana S. of Port Isabel, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Our fishing trip on the Chachi was amazing! Emilio and his deckhand, Logan, were friendly and put us on the fish.

    Kerri F. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    The trip was amazing! We all had a wonderful time, & the captain & mate were very helpful. They also answered all of our questions throughout the day. Even my son who was seasick the whole time said he was glad he went.

    Ann-Marie R. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Emilio and his first mate(I apologize for not remembering your name), were wonderful. They visited with us before departure. We were at the end of Red Snapper season, but hey, we got our limit. Plus mackerel and Bonita. Captain Emilio did an excellent job getting us to the perfect location. I will say, taking the grandchildren (9& 4 years of age), the first mate did an outstanding job teaching the curious 9/year old. She learned a lot, as did I. I’m so glad we held off deep sea fishing until we were at South Padre(the other option was in Corpus), nope this was my favorite. I would tell anyone to make an 8-hr trip, and then scale back if needed. We had our quota of Red Snapper and continued to troll for the next hour or so. I would definitely recommend Captain Emilio !!!

    Melinda P. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Emilio and crew were excellent,very happy with the experience

    Bryan J. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time with Captain Emilio and crew. The waters were rough but they worked hard to make sure we were at the spots where the fish we biting. We would book with these guys every time- hands down. Looking forward to our next outing with them.

    Paige J. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great experience, great dudes. Highly recommend

    Ryan C. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time. They worked hard to find fish. I have no complaints.

    Vincent L. with Jw W. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Alana was most helpful. She took good care of us and put us on a lot of good spots! Unfortunately, there was not much fishy participation. She handled the boat like a pro!

    David P. with Alana S. of Port Isabel, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    I can't recommend Capt. Alana enough! Great clean boat. Room enough for 6, perfect for 4 or 2. Her gear is new and well maintained. She took us to the Port of Brownsville. Lots of structure to fish including the decommissioned aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk. We caught lots of fish including mangrove snapper, sheepshead, black drum and others. Capt. Alana is from a commercial and sport fishing family and knows where to find fish. I HIGHLY recommend her. I will be booking her again next time I'm in SPI.

    Jason H. with Alana S. of Port Isabel, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Had a real good time. Recommend.

    Eddie L. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent guide!

    Jeffery C. with Jw W. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Emilio and his crew know how to bring a great experience!! Very accommodating and knows where the fish are!! Highly recommend

    Jesse M. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Capt. Emilio and his crew were professional, attentive, and knowledgeable. My son and I were given options regarding what kind of fishing we wanted to do and they obliged. I give Capt Emilio a very high recommendation and would definitely fish with him again.

    David B. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

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