Lily's Sportfishing

Looking for a Mexican angling adventure that’ll have you hooking some world-famous fish alongside a friendly local crew? Hop aboard Lily’s Sportfishing charters! Captain Sammy Susarrey Amador and his first mate will go above and beyond to make sure you cast off on a trip that’s as warm and welcoming as it is exciting.

You’ll be traveling on board your captain’s 30’ custom-built convertible vessel. She’s equipped with top-quality navigational and safety gear, plenty of storage space, and room for up to 6 guests on board. With children age 5 and up able to join in the fun, why not make this a family trip to remember?

This vessel is aptly named “Amigo” because you’ll leave your trip feeling as though you’ve made a new friend in your captain! Capt. Sammy combines this feel-good vibe with years of experience in these waters, meaning that your trip will have the perfect combination of friendliness and local know-how.

Using these years of knowledge, Capt. Sammy will take you to his favorite hotspots to hook some incredible fish. If you want to embark on a local-style adventure, head to Bahia de Todos Los Santo to target prized species such as Yellowtail Amberjack, Calico Bass, Sheephead, Barracuda, and Bonito.

For anglers who want to spend a little more time on the water, your captain’s “freelance” adventure is a great choice – it’s named as such because you never quite know what you’ll catch! Top species such as Yellowtail Amberjack, Calico Bass, and huge Halibut can be hooked along the coast, where your captain will take you.

If you have some experience under your belt and want to battle some world-famous big game fish, Capt. Sammy will take you to his favorite spots, “Bajo 238” and “Bajo 295,” located a couple of miles from shore. Here, you’ll find huge Bluefin and Albacore Tuna, as well as Mahi Mahi.

Your captain will provide fishing gear for you. Live bait is $50, and your license is $10 per guest. Come aboard Lily’s Sportfishing for an incredible adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    13 Hour Tuna Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    13 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 20 - Oct 28
    $1,300
    price breakdown
    If you're looking to hook world-famous hard-fighting fish, this is the trip for you! Your captain can take you up to 45 miles out to deep waters, but he'll usually find a good fishing spot within a mile or 2 from shore, either "Bajo 238" and "Bajo 295." When you reach these hotspots, you'll be casting your line for Bluefin and Albacore Tuna, as well as Mahi Mahi and Yellowtail. Your captain will provide all the fishing gear you need. Live bait is an extra $50, and your fishing license is $10 per guest.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Freelance Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,100
    price breakdown
    Your captain calls this his "freelance" trip as it's common to hook fish when you least expect it! Capt. Sammy will take you along the coast where you'll head south for 4 hours to reach fishing grounds such as Punta Banda, Punta de Santo Tomás, Punta China, and Punta de San José). Here, you'll be able to bottom fish for Halibut, as well as targeting prized fish such as Yellowtail and Calico Bass. Fishing gear is included, and live bait is an additional $50. Your fishing license is $10. Bring refreshments!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Local Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $650
    price breakdown
    Join your captain on this trip and get a real taste of what local-style fishing in Ensenada is all about! You'll head to the Bahia de Todos Los Santo for the chance to target prized fish such as Yellowtail, Calico Bass, Bonito, Barracuda, and White Sea Bass. You'll even be able to bottom fish for huge Halibut! Your captain will provide all the fishing gear you need, and you can purchase live bait for an additional $50. Your fishing license is an additional $10 per guest.

About the Captain

Sammy Susarrey Amador
Ensenada, Mexico
Sammy Susarrey Amador is the man behind the helm of Lily's Sportfishing. He's both the captain and the boat owner! He was born and raised in La Paz and has been fishing for over a whopping 45 years, so it's fair to say he has plenty of experience under his belt. His father worked as a captain for 60 years and started teaching Capt. Sammy how to fish when he was little. Now, he has his captain's license and delivery captain's license and uses his years of knowledge to run exciting angling adventures. Capt. Sammy is an accountant by profession but loves fishing so much that he decided to pursue it as a career. His favorite part of this job is leaving the dock and wondering what will turn up at the end of his guests' lines. Capt. Sammy works alongside a knowledgeable and experienced first mate, who had been working with him for over 10 years.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
California Sheephead California Sheephead
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Lingcod Lingcod

Seabass (European) Seabass (European)
Tuna (Albacore) Tuna (Albacore)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Custom-built (Convertible) originally built in 1999, and restored in 2019. Powered by a 350HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 12 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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 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:
Bank Transfer
Cash
Checks
PayPal

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