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Big Blue Fishing Charters

#6 of 21 Tours in Simon's Town Features Animals
Wharf Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 83 777 1048
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Good honesty fishing

I've recently moved to Cape Town and was eager to catch a really big yellowfin tuna that I've... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cape Town Central, South Africa

After 3 years we made good on our promise and returned to Cape Town and Big blue fishing charters... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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 experience and commitment of our crew & skippers.Our new Sports Fishing boat is fitted with state-of-the-art equipment and we use the latest, top of the range fishing tackle for your maximum enjoyment and safety.
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Wharf Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 83 777 1048

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank CapeTownGreenhorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank blueperiwinkle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Harm K
BigBlueFishingTeam, Manager at Big Blue Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

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

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

1  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.

1  Thank Jonty S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

As a local, I am in a fortunate position to be able to choose the best weather and fishing days. I've fished with Big Blue on numerous occasions and still enjoy the experience every time I go out with them. In December I had some...More

1  Thank chrisacvanwyk
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Just had a very good fishing trip with Big blue fishing charters from Simons Town. While we did not break any fishing records, we had a super day on the water and enjoyed our surroundings. The crew were easy going and friendly and clearly knew...More

1  Thank funtraveller2016
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My keen fishing husband and I recently had the best day out with big blue. I am not that interested in fishing but went along as we do not get much time to do activities as a couple and I was surprised at just how...More

2  Thank janemaudinturner
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