Reinico Fishing Chaters

Reinico Fishing Charters specializes in a wide range of excursions off the coast of Still Bay, Western Cape. You’ll have the chance to experience an authentic South African adventure and choose between anything from reef fishing to offshore trolling.

Skipper Reinier Oosthuizen has been fishing these waters for more than 50 years and knows all the best spots to put you on giant fish. Whether you want to bottom fish, drift, or reel in a pelagic on heavy tackle, your trip will be catered based on your preferences.

You’ll be fishing from a 23’ Cape Craft saltwater fishing boat. She’s equipped with the latest Garmin electronics, state-of-the-art fishing tackle, safety gear, a live bait tank, and an icebox. The vessel features a spacious fishing platform that accommodates up to 7 guests, including children, and everyone can fish at the same time.

Skipper Reinier is an expert in a wide range of techniques, including bottom fishing, drifting, handlining, trolling, popping, and jigging. Each trip is customizable and you can choose the species you’d like to target as well as the location you’d like to fish from. On shorter trips, you’ll have the opportunity to bottom fish or drift over reefs for Hottentot, Galjoen, Nannygai, various Groupers, and more.

Longer trips will see you fishing up to 40 km (25 mi) offshore to troll for White Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Yellowtail, Couta, Wahoo, Barracuda, and the list keeps on impressing! You can choose to stay closer to shore to target local favorites such as Shad (Bluefish), Red Roman, Stumpnose, Kob, and more. It’s your trip so it’s completely up to you.

Rods, reels, tackle, and fishing cleaning services are all included in the price. All you need is your fishing license, a cooler with snacks and drinks, sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses. Skipper Reinier’s got the rest covered so you can enjoy a fun day of fishing. Get ready for this exclusive adventure and let Reinico Fishing Charters show you the time of your life!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $559
    This trip will see you fishing up to 40 km (25 mi) offshore to target pelagics such as Striped Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Yellowtail, Couta (Mackerel), Barracuda, and more. You may also have a few opportunities to target inshore and nearshore species to and from the offshore fishing grounds, including Shad (Bluefish), Kob, Red Roman, and more! Your fishing gear is included in the trip, so just be sure to buy a license, arrive 30 minutes early, bring your own drinks and snacks, and get ready to fish!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $210
    This 4-hour trip will see you bottom fishing for various species, including African Cubera, Dusky Grouper, Red Emperor, Nannygai, and many more! Skipper Reinier will provide rods, reels, and tackle, so just pick up a fishing license before your trip, bring a cooler for your snacks and drinks, and don't forget a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $210
    Discover the productive reefs off the coast of Stillbay and target a range of delicious bottom-dwellers with Skipper Reinier! You'll have a chance to reel in Hottentot, Nannygai, Galjoen, Cubera Snapper, Dusky Grouper, Couta (Mackerel), Yellowtail, and more. Rods, reels, and tackle are provided and included in the price. All you need is a fishing license, a cooler for your snacks and drinks, and protection against the sun and you're all set!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $210
    Get ready to fish the reefs for different Shark species, including Tope, Porbeagle, Bull Shark, and more! Skipper Reinier will supply the rods and reels, so just be sure to pick up your fishing license, arrive 30 minutes before the trip, and bring snacks and drinks for the ride!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $210
    Get ready to bottom fish for Red Emperor, African Cubera, Dusky Grouper, Nannygai, and many more species! Your skipper will provide the necessary tackle, so all you need is a fishing license, a cooler for your food and beverages, sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses and the rest will be taken care of!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $210
    Get ready for an incredible day of reef fishing! Your target species include Dusky Grouper, Nannygai, African Cubera, Couta (Narrow-barred Spanish Mackerel), Yellowtail, and more. Rods, reels, and tackle are included in the price. Just be sure to purchase a fishing license before your trip and arrive at the marina 30 minutes early. Feel free to bring a cooler with snacks and drinks, and don't forget the sunscreen!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $210
    On this trip, you'll fish the reefs off the coast to target Shark species such as Porbeagle, Tope, Bull Shark, and more! Skipper Reinier will provide the necessary fishing tackle, so just be sure to pick up your license before the trip, arrive 30 minutes early, and feel free to bring a cooler with snacks and drinks.

About the Captain

Reinier Oosthuizen
Still Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Response time 17 hours
Member since June 2019
Skipper Reinier Oosthuizen has been fishing off the coast of Stillbay since he was 8 years old. He became a licensed skipper back in 1991 and since then has enjoyed taking friends and family out on the water and introducing them to the beautiful southern coast of Western Cape. After retirement, he decided he’d turn his passion into a business and begin his own fishing charter. His favorite part of the job is meeting new people, making friends, and putting people on big game fish!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bluefish Bluefish
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Dusky) Grouper (Dusky)
Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)

Kob Kob
Marlin (Striped) Marlin (Striped)
Nannygai Nannygai
Shark (Tope) Shark (Tope)

Snapper (Cubera) Snapper (Cubera)
Snapper (Red Emperor) Snapper (Red Emperor)
Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred) Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Cape Craft (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2005, and restored in 2019. Powered by 2 115HP Yamaha 4 Stroke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
7 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

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

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Bank Transfer

FAQs about Reinico Fishing Chaters

Reinico Fishing Chaters offers the following trips to customers:
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (4 hours)
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing (4 hours)
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (4 hours)
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (6 hours)
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing (6 hours)
  • ZAR 3,000 per group, additional ZAR 1,500 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (6 hours)
  • ZAR 8,000 per group, additional ZAR 2,000 per person after 4 guests - 12 Hour Trip – Offshore (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Reinico Fishing Chaters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (Garmin (2019 model) )
  • Fishfinder (Garmin (2019 model) )
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Reinico Fishing Chaters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Shimano, Penn, & Daiwa )
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Reinico Fishing Chaters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (Up to 40 km (25 mi) )
  • Reef Fishing

Reinico Fishing Chaters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reinico Fishing Chaters include:
  • Bluefish
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Dusky)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Kob
  • Marlin (Striped)
  • Nannygai
  • Shark (Tope)
  • Snapper (Cubera)
  • Snapper (Red Emperor)
  • Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack