Hot Spot Fishing Charters Inc

Hot Spot Fishing will take you on the best offshore fishing adventure of your life! Captain Arthur Serrano has been fishing professionally for over 10 years in the saltwater of Texas and is a knowledgeable and fun person. He knows where the productive grounds are and will take you to them.

You’ll ride out on an elegant 39’ Yellowfin center console boat that boasts 3 powerful engines with a combined power of 900 HP. This superfast boat can whisk you off into the deep waters in style and ease, and you’ll get straight to fishing! The captain is CPR-trained so you know you are in safe hands with him.

The fishing will take place in the rich and productive offshore waters of Texas, where you can catch a variety of seasonal species. Your targeted fish will include Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Wahoo, Amberjack, Red Snapper, Jack Crevalle, Cobia, Blue Marlin, the mighty Blackfin and Yellowfin Tuna, White Marlin, Mackerel, and Swordfish.

The crew will teach you any technique needed to cast for and reel in the fish of your dreams, just follow the expert advice! You will have all the fishing gear included in the price of your trip, as well as a license. All you need to bring is food and drinks for yourself for the day, a hat, sunglasses and sun lotion. You are welcome to pay for fish cleaning service at the dock, once you return from your trip.

Head out on the productive waters of Texas with Hot Spot Fishing and have an unforgettable fishing experience!



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  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Offshore Experience
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $2,450
    price breakdown
    $2,450
    Join Captain Arthur for this 12-hour long adventure and spend the entire day fishing. All fishing gear is provided, just bring your food for the day and drinks. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Offshore Extreme
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $2,150
    price breakdown
    $2,150
    If you are an experienced angler and want to join Captain Arthur on this offshore extreme adventure, book his 10-hour trip! You could end up 50–70 miles out and experience fishing that makes a difference. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore Reel Deal
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,850
    price breakdown
    $1,850
    On this 8-hour long offshore fishing trip, you will target Red Snapper, Wahoo, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Jack Crevalle, King Mackerel, and other offshore species. All fishing gear is provided, just bring your food for the day and drinks. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Offshore Venture
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,550
    price breakdown
    $1,550
    When you're ready to venture out past the sight of land but don't want a full day out. With this package, you'll have plenty of time for jigging on structures and trolling the hot spots. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
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About the Captain

Arthur Serrano
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
1 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
41 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2016
Captain Arthur has been an avid fisherman since he was a little boy and in the past 10 years, he has found his passion with Saltwater Fishing. He is a fun and caring person, who taking guests out and showing them a good time while catching excellent game fish.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Yellowfin (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by 3 300HP Evinrude G2 300s engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 55 knots.

Length
39 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.94
out of 5 stars from 41 reviews
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Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Michael E.
Liberty Hill, TX
 5.00
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Amazing Fishing with Hot Spot Charters

VERIFIED   July 28, 2020
We had an absolutely amazing time fishing with Captain Art! We had great weather and calm seas and the fish were biting....
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Thomas H.
Plano, TX
 5.00
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8 hour trip with Hot Spot Charters Port Aransas

VERIFIED   September 27, 2019
Absolutely unbelievable trip. Fish weren’t cooperating but Capt Art worked really hard to put us on the fish we wanted...
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Todd C.
Dallas, TX
 5.00
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8 Hour Trip - June 18,2020, Port Aransas

VERIFIED   June 18, 2020
Captain Arthur and his deckhand Ryan did a great job getting us on the fish we were looking to catch. The boat was immaculate....
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Arnold M.
Roman Forest, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   August 10, 2020
I could tell you fish stories all day long but in a nutshell,  Captain Arthur is awesome the boat is awesome the experience...
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Brett P.
Houston, TX
 5.00
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6 Hour Trip with Captain Arthur

VERIFIED   July 13, 2020
Great day out in Port A!  Hot Spot has a fast boat, top notch equipment and was great with my kids!  Will be back...
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