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Captain Smiley Fishing Charters

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Reviewed June 26, 2019

Great experience on the backwaters of Coastal SC. Plenty of good action on mostly spotted sea trout, a short black drum, two flounder (one short) and one breeder redfish. Boat was modern and well-equipped for river and waterway fishing. Young “guide” knew the waters and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

B+ break, O +out, A+another ,T+ thousand = BOAT . Charter fishingBOATS aren't for everyone. Thank You for coming out with us.

Reviewed June 20, 2019

My sons (ages 19 & 11) & I went out on a four hour inland fishing trip. We had a blast - Chris was our guide & he made the trip LOTS of fun. I highly recommend Captain Smiley Fishing Charters for good fishing &...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank You for the nice review. See you again soon.

Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Along with my son and five year old grandson, this is my third inshore trip with Captain Smiley Fishing Charters. Captain Chris met us promptly at the appointed time and was an absolute pleasure to be with. He patiently answered my grandson’s every question and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We love it!! Thank You

Reviewed April 3, 2019

I fished with Patrick on a 7 hr trip 4/3/19. I was initially bummed my group wasn't able to join me, but still went solo. Patrick was very easy to get along with and very knowledgeable of the area (19 yrs. guiding). We moved with...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Cy,, I had a blast hanging out with you and hearing about your coaching of your High School Fishing team.. I learned a few things from you!!. Thats the neat thing about what I do .. I walk away everyday meeting interesting people and learning.....More

Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

If you just want to take the family fishing or a few buddies fishing, Captain Smileys fishing charters is the place to be. I have fished with Patrick a few times and between his knowledge of the water and the art of fishing you are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Thank You Wells... We need to get out again soon!!

Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Captains Patrick and Chris do a great job! We did the 5 hr inshore charter and caught over a dozen great fish including a 26” trout! These guys run flawless fishing boats and have great personalities! They know where the fish are and are dedicated...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2019

Thank You so Much Gary!! We work hard to be the areas best!! See y'all next time your at the beach!

Reviewed January 28, 2019

Great trip! Patrick was a great host and fishing guide. Every aspect of the trip went smooth and efficient. We caught a few nice fish (reds and black drum) and enjoyed the thrill of the "hunt". I would definitely use Captain Smiley Fishing Charters for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Thank You so much for your kind review. It really helps get the word out on our service. See y'all next time!!

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Second year in a row fishing with Captain Smiley. A great guy, good storyteller, and very patient. Fishing was equally productive and experienced a variety of fishing experiences all tailored to our requests. A great time of the year to fish! Will be back again...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

2019 makes my 19th year in business. I still love it!! Thank You for coming!!

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Half day trip with my sons. Caught a lot of fish in a day when many boats came in empty. He works hard, has a great customer-satisfaction approach, is safety-minded and very engaged with the clients, learning about them and sharing his knowledge. Book a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Thank You so much! We love it!!

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Went out with Captain Chris and the bites started right out of the gate. Had a great time and finished it off with some big bull red drum when no other boats were catching any. Will definitely be back for more!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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PatrickK4365, Owner at Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Capt Chris and all our guides are top notch!! Thank You for your kind words. See y'all next go round!!

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Wes A
August 18, 2018|
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Response from PatrickK4365 | Property representative |
Yes. It is very rare that anyone gets sick on our boats. We stay intracoastal which is in calm waters. Thanks
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kilgore418
June 12, 2018|
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Response from captain-smiley | Property representative |
We only offer private trips for 1-4 people. No crowds on my boat. Give us a call 8433617445
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Amanda G
September 6, 2016|
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Response from captain-smiley | Property representative |
Half day trips are $450.00 for three anglers. We provide rods ,reels, bait, tackle, water and fish cleaning. Check out our website
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