Pricing & Availability

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Almaco Jack, Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Cobia, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Mahi Mahi / Dorado, Red Snapper, Sailfish, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna


Heavy Tackle, Bottom Fishing, Trolling

About Your Trip

Captain Emilio and Chachi Charters invite you on a deep-sea fishing adventure in the productive waters of South Padre Island, Texas.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Sportfisher
Boat Manufacturer: Bertram
Boat Length: 35 ft
Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar 3126
Number of Engines: 2
Total Horsepower: 900 hp
Additional Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fighting Chair, GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Flybridge, Live Bait Well, Kitchen, Refrigerator, Outriggers, Ice Box



June 2, 2021


Verified Review

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.


May 21, 2021


Verified Review

Expensive boat ride. Not a single fish. Captain not interested in our experience. Shrugged his shoulders and said " oh well, we tried ".Would not recommend. Worst trip ever.

Matthew S.

February 2, 2021

We had an absolutely terrific day fishing with Chachi Charters. We booked a six-hour charter with the hopes of bring home some Red Snapper. Captain Emilio and his crew put us on the fish immediately and we caught fish consistently throughout the day - which we know doesn’t ...Read More

David D.

March 22, 2021

Extremely cordial Captain and Crew. Very experienced and knowledgeable. Fantastic updated and upgraded boat. Clean. Organized. Very enjoyable. Will do again ....... often

Robert Herrmann

May 29, 2021

Emilio knows the area very well and was accommodating to our goals for our fishing trip. He even offered to take us out earlier than we originally planned to take advantage of the current fishing climate.

Amenities and Information

Water Type


Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Boat Restroom


Air Conditioning

This boat has air conditioning.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing


Rods, reels, and tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

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Required Items

Texas saltwater fishing license

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 1 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

Sea Ranch Marina, State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX, USA