When you drop by Long Beach in California get your mood for fishing up, because diverse fishing opportunities await you. And you need to look no further than Mardiosa Sportfishing. They offer various fishing packages that provide comfort and delightful angling experiences at sea. The crew, along with Capt. Herman will make sure you have a great time.

Come aboard the captain’s 40’ Hoyt sportfisher, powered by with two mighty 500 HP Cummins engines. This spacious vessel can comfortably accommodate up to 6 passengers fishing together. The onboard amenities
include a bathroom, 6 bunk beds, and a well-equipped kitchen with a barbecue.

The charter offers a wide array of trips, varying in both length and fishing grounds. This means that you’ll be able to find a package that is just right for you regardless of what you’re looking for. You’ll get to target popular species like Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Rockfish, and many more.

You’ll be provided with livewells stocked with live bait and there are rods and reels available for rent if you don’t want to bring your own equipment. You also get to keep the catch, and the charter’s first mate will help you clean it and bag it for you to take home.

All you need to pack are your drinks and snacks, sunglasses, and sunscreen. The rest of the ingredients for a fun day on the water are all already there.

If you want to make some thrilling memories paired with all the comfort of a relaxing vacation book a trip with Mardiosa Sportfishing today!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Overnight–Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 9:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $2,200
    If you want to explore the offshore fishing grounds in the area but aren't too keen on spending all your fishing time in one spot this is the trip for you. Like the other offshore packages, this trip also departs at 8 PM and returns the next day at 6 PM. However, this time you get to chose where you go among all the offshore islands. Fuel surcharges apply depending on offshore areas fished.
  • Private trip
    Overnight Trip–San Clemente Island
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 9:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $2,100
    Set off at 8 PM and stay out on the waves until 6 PM the following day. You'll get to fish the waters around San Clemente Island and put yourself in the position to land some of the most prized species available anywhere in the world. This trip is designed for the most passionate of anglers and will give you a great shot at landing your next trophy!
  • Private trip
    Overnight Trip–Santa Barbara Island
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 9:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $1,800
    If it's Santa Barbara Island you want to visit on your angling adventure, this is the trip to do it on. Departing at 8 PM and returning the next day at 6 PM this outing is designed to put you on top of the fish during times of peak activity. Target many of the ocean's top prizes including Bluefin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and more!
  • Private trip
    Overnight Trip–Catalina Island
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 9:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $1,700
    One day of fishing doesn't provide enough time on the water for you? Then this trip is just what you're looking for. Overnight trips will allow you to take advantage of multiple periods of high activity and get enough shots at any target you chose. It's the perfect setting for landing your next trophy!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip–Catalina Island
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,500
    If you're longing to go beyond the local waters and get familiar with the rich fishery of Catalina Island, this trip will let you do exactly that. There's little you won't be able to accomplish on this 12 hour trip. Among the prestigious species available here are prizes such as Amberjack, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and many more!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip–Lobster
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Oct 3 - Mar 17
    $1,400
    Full day trip starting with fishing for Rockfish and Bass during the afternoon and then following it up with Lobster hoop net fishing at sundown. You'll get a chance to fish either local waters or venture out to Catalina Island and test your luck there. This trip includes Lobster bait and lobstering equipment, rods and reels are available for rent.
  • Private trip
    Full Day–Local
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,300
    Explore all the hotspots and discover everything this fishery has to offer. This sunup to sundown fishing adventure has been created for the most passionate anglers out there. Whether it's Tuna, Mahi Mahi, or Halibut you're after, this trip will allow you to get it done!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip–Local
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,100
    If you want to get a taste of the local fishery without having to commit to spending a full day on the water this is a great option for you. Enjoy 6 hours of fishing at the most popular local spots and target popular species such as White Seabass, Rockfish, Calico Bass, and more!
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About the Charter Operator

Mardiosa Sportfishing
Long Beach, California, United States
ID & License verified
15 Customer Reviews
Response time 6 hours
Member since August 2019
Captain Herman has been fishing since the age of 15, working on a multitude of sportboats along the Southern California coast as well as a fishing guide for the last 8 years in Alaska at Waterfall Resort and Steamboat Bay Lodge. Herman’s knowledge and expertise along with his charismatic personality will combine for a most memorable fishing trip.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Pacific) Barracuda (Pacific)
Calico Bass Calico Bass
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Halibut Halibut

Lingcod Lingcod
Rockfish Rockfish
Seabass (White) Seabass (White)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)

Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Hoyt (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1995. Powered by 2 500HP Cummins engines.

Length
40 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen

Trip Includes

Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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

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
Checks
Bank Transfer

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Customer Reviews

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OVERNIGHT SANTA BARBARA ISLAND AWESOME TRIP!!!
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Michael W.
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12 hour Trip

VERIFIED   Full Day–Local on April 8, 2021
We had a “great’ day fishing with Captain Herman and First Mate Paul.  We caught fish all day.  There were 4 of us and...
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Lynn S.
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OVERNIGHT SANTA BARBARA ISLAND AWESOME TRIP!!!

VERIFIED   NEW  Overnight Trip–Santa Barbara Island on July 15, 2021
GREAT BOAT, CAPTAIN AND CREW!  Herman, Jeremy and Peanut Butter… THANK YOU for all your hard work and putting us on some...
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Spanish Springs, NV
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12 hour day

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip–Catalina Island on March 19, 2021
These guys were awesome! They had us on fish quickly, they were super knowledgeable, professional and made it a fun experience....
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VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip–Catalina Island on July 17, 2021
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FAQs about Mardiosa Sportfishing

Mardiosa Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $1,100 per group - Half Day Trip–Local (6 hours)
  • $1,300 per group - Full Day–Local (12 hours)
  • $1,400 per group - Full Day Trip–Lobster (12 hours)
  • $1,500 per group - Full Day Trip–Catalina Island (12 hours)
  • $1,700 per day per group - Overnight Trip–Catalina Island (1 day)
  • $1,800 per day per group - Overnight Trip–Santa Barbara Island (1 day)
  • $2,100 per day per group - Overnight Trip–San Clemente Island (1 day)
  • $2,200 per day per group - Overnight–Offshore (1 day)

When you book a trip with Mardiosa Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed (6 bunks )
  • Live Bait Well (12 scoop bait tank with 2 live wells)
  • Kitchen (Freshwater sink, microwave, propane bbq, griddle)
  • Ice Box (150qt cooler-food and beverages/Reliable Bag-Fish)

Trips booked with Mardiosa Sportfishing include:
  • Live Bait
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (Deckhand to help all guests)

Mardiosa Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Mardiosa Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Mardiosa Sportfishing include:
  • Barracuda (Pacific)
  • Calico Bass
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Halibut
  • Lingcod
  • Rockfish
  • Seabass (White)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack