We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Captain Smiley Fishing Charters

Address: 4474 Waterfront Ave., Little River, SC
Phone Number: (843) 361-7445
Improve this listing
98%
Ranked #3 of 20 Activities in Little River
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Attraction details

Hotels near Captain Smiley Fishing Charters

Write a Review

115 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    111
    2
    1
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
New Bern, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My group went out fishing on Oct. 30 with Captain Smiley. He is very friendly and a great guide, also tells amusing jokes. Everyone caught something good to eat, black drums and trout. He was recommended by a friend and I would recommend him, as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Normalville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Went on on the morning of October 31. There was no trick but a great treat. Captain Pat was not only a great guide but a very friendly person. He made it feel like you have know each other for years. The boat was extremely comfortable. My father who is 79 had no problem out fishing us and never showed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristow, Va
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We fished with Patrick on 21 Oct.. The morning was cool but a great day to be on the water. Patrick set expectations from the start with reports from previous trips and inquiring about our expectations for fishing the day. He worked hard to find fish and use different baits and techniques to fish in the boat. The day started... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Holly Springs
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Fishing with Patrick was a real privilege. He was there early and the first thing on the agenda was to catch bait. My first thought was ,oh no, this may take a while. He flung his net twice in a five minute span and we had enough bait for the entire trip. He assembled different riggings for each stop and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Patrick is a great guy and is knowledgeable on the water. However he's far from a stand up comedian! Just kidding Patrick. I did tell him a new joke about the "tough broad!" Be sure to ask him that one! By the way, this was our second outing with him and we're looking forward to the third.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Great trip. Started out slow, but Patrick "Captain Smiley" kept with it and the 2nd half of the trip we hit some nice fish. Boat is clean, rods and reals are like new. Patrick is a great Captain. Personable, no pressure. Just a nice easy fun time. He does need to brush up on his jokes..He only has 2.. If... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pittsburgh
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Patrick knew the water, was prompt in his responses through the booking process, and was very personable on the boat. I'd definately book another charter with him

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I hadn't been fishing in at least 15 years, and that had been on a small backwoods pond. Patrick was exceedingly friendly and helpful. He even baited my lines! (I'm a bit of a girly girl, and not one for slippery items, so this was extremely welcomed!). The fishing locations were beautiful, and even though the fish weren't biting a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Capt. made sure my daughters had fun and caught fish. This is my second time out with Patrick but the first fishing trip for my daughters. Expected slow day but Patrick got us on some trout, red fish and flounder. Great time had by all.

Was this review helpful? Yes
The Plains, OH
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
23 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Fished with Patrick in July. Knew that fishing may not be the best, but tried anyway. We enjoyed the boat ride and caught some fish, but no keepers. He made the trip fun and worked hard to get us some fish. Will probably try to fish with him again later in the year. Call early and reserve your trip. Patrick... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Captain Smiley Fishing Charters also viewed

 
North Myrtle Beach, Coastal South Carolina
 

Been to Captain Smiley Fishing Charters? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing