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“Samana Charters”

Samana Expert Fishing Charters
Reviewed September 27, 2013

I fished with Capt. Jason on Samana charters more than once and always caught fish.The trips are only 4 hours and I know on trips like that sometimes you catch lots and sometimes not as much,thats fishing.The Samana runs a walk on trip and its a great way to get out on the water for a low price and not be on a head boat with 50-100 people,great deal ,nice Capt. and crew.I will always fish with Capt. Jason when I am in Florida,best deal,best boat.

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank codfsh2
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Reviewed September 27, 2013

We have taken our family out with Capt. Jason on two seperate vacations....both times were throughly enjoyable! we didnt catch anything in the second trip..but hey no one can garantee that you will...its all about the "trying"...its called fishing...your in an ocean, not a stocked pond. We found the crew to be friendly and very helpfull. The captain was great and has great stories. If your looking for a great and reasonably priced fishing experience I would reccommend them....we will go again :)

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank puestows
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Reviewed May 22, 2013

They charge a fair price . but they will not put you on decent fish they went 3 miles off inlet..we caught garbage fish.. i would waste your time.. crew member looked dirty before they came into work this morning

go else ware

Date of experience: May 2013
5  Thank mike j
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Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

I have a long tragic story. First off the trip is a four hour trip and the hours are 8 a.m. to noon. The captain arrived at the boat at about 7:50 and began getting ready. We were about to leave out at a little after 8 a.m. when the captain tells us an additional person is going on a trip we paid to be a private charter. The captain had another boat that had left minutes with one passenger but for some reason still wanted to put the additional guy on our private boat. After about 10 minutes of arguing we decided to let the uninvited passenger to go due to all we wanted to do is fish and have fun. The captain asked what we wanted to catch and everyone onboard agreed king and dolphin which the captain stated we were going to catch so many of them we were going to be sore. Once we left the dock we began our journey excited about the fishing trip when we pulled into another dock to fuel up. This took about 30 minutes. It is now almost 9 a.m. Once again we head out to began our trip and reach the ocean it is about 9:30 a.m. after a 30 minute ride to the first fishing hole it is nearly 10 a.m. Once we finally began fishing all we would catch is bonita(a trash fish) so the captain moves to another location after we only fished for about 20 minutes. We get to the next spot at about 10:45 and we fish for about 15 minutes catching remora and bonita fish both of which are trash fish. At about 11:00 a.m. the captain decides to move to a location he claimed he had been catching king fish. We fished the location for about 20 minutes with negative results and at this time everyone on the boat gave up on fishing and sit down ready to head back in. If you want to catch fish I urge you to seek another charter.

Date of experience: May 2013
15  Thank dwt3d
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