Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing

Wild Thing Sportfishing is located in San Diego and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Their crew will do their best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involve 6, 12, 24 and 36 hour trips or longer and custom trip lengths. Mainly fishing for Tuna, Yellowtail Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Halibut, Seabass and Calico Bass, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, big game fishing, drift fishing, jigging, popping, spearfishing and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 55’ Hatteras boat that can safely take up to 12 anglers. This boat comes with features like a toilet, AC and ice box. 

All rods, reels and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Wild Thing Sportfishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Private (AM)
    Just booked! Last booked: 17 minutes ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,600
    Fishing trip for Halibut, Whitefish, Yellowtail, Rockfish, Calico, Sculpin, Lingcod. San Diego's finest 55ft Hatteras is equipped with top-of-the-line gear and electronics. We cater to all groups, from families with kids to high-level VIPs. Our team is here to take you on the finest fishing adventure of your life. This is a luxury fishing experience where we cater to you in every way. We look forward to serving you on your fishing adventure! Ask about reduced-priced spots for kids or non-fishing guests.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Private (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $1,600
    Fishing trip for Halibut, Whitefish, Yellowtail, Rockfish, Calico, Sculpin, Lingcod. San Diego's finest 55ft Hatteras is equipped with top-of-the-line gear and electronics. We cater to all groups, from families with kids to high-level VIPs. Our team is here to take you on the finest fishing adventure of your life. This is a luxury fishing experience where we cater to you in every way. We look forward to serving you on your fishing adventure! Ask about reduced-priced spots for kids or non-fishing guests
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Private
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $3,600
    Fishing trip for Yellowfin, Yellowtail, Dorado, Barracuda, Bonita, Skipjack, Halibut, Whitefish, Rockfish, Calico, Sculpin, Lingcod. San Diego's finest 55ft Hatteras is equipped with top-of-the-line gear and electronics. We cater to all groups, from families with kids to high-level VIPs. Our team is here to take you on the finest fishing adventure of your life. This is a luxury fishing experience where we cater to you in every way. We look forward to serving you on your fishing adventure!
  • Private trip
    24 Hour Trip – Overnight
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    24 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 PM
    $7,200
    Fishing trip for Yellowfin, Yellowtail, Dorado, Barracuda, Bonito, Skipjack, Halibut, Whitefish, Rockfish, Calico, Sculpin, Lingcod. San Diego's finest 55' Hatteras is equipped with top-of-the-line gear and electronics. We cater to all groups, from families with kids to high-level VIPs. Our team is here to take you on the finest fishing adventure of your life. This is a luxury fishing experience where we cater to you in every way. We look forward to serving you on your fishing adventure!
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About the Charter Operator

Wild Thing Sportfishing 5 Star Luxury
San Diego, California, United States
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37 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since October 2021
We cater to all groups, from families with kids to high-level VIPs. Our team is here to take you on the finest fishing adventure of your life. This is a luxury fishing experience where we cater to you in every way. We look forward to serving you on your fishing adventure!

About this listing

Targeted species

Calico Bass Calico Bass
California Corbina California Corbina
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Halibut Halibut

Boat specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1989. Powered by 2 500HP Detroit engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots.

Length
55 ft
Capacity
13 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
PayPal
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 4% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 37 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Angler Rating
31
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
61%
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KEVIN M.
Sacramento, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Morning Trip with the Wild Thing

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) on June 15, 2022
My wife and I took our 3 kids fishing on Wild Thing.  The kids had such a great time, along with my wife and I.  The crew...
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Joel G.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Best Birthday Gift Ever!

6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) on November 27, 2021
My 13-year-old son absolutely loved his birthday surprise of deep-sea fishing with Wild Thing Sportfishing.  The crew was...
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Tony S.
United States
Very good
4.0 / 5
Experience:
Good
3.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
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Fishing with Mark

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) on June 11, 2022
Great trip with Captain Mark. Very polite & professional. We are all novice fisherman, so Mark was very helpful. Only problem...
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Mark B.
Pueblo West, CO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) on September 23, 2022
We had a blast! I’d recommend getting your fish on with captain mark.
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Jeff C.
Tucson, AZ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Great trip for my 60th!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) on June 3, 2022
Captain Mark and First Mate Fernando made our half day fishing trip absolutely perfect! The boat was spacious and comfortable...
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FAQs about Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing

Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $1,600 per group, additional $200 per person after 6 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Private (AM) (6 hours)
  • $1,600 per group, additional $200 per person after 6 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Private (PM) (6 hours)
  • $3,600 per group, additional $300 per person after 6 guests - Full Day Trip – Private (12 hours)
  • $7,200 per group, additional $400 per person after 6 guests - 24 Hour Trip – Overnight (24 hours)

When you book a trip with Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Spearfishing Equipment
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate

Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing

Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Wild Thing Luxury Sportfishing include:
  • Calico Bass
  • California Corbina
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Halibut
  • Lobster
  • Scorpionfish
  • Seabass (White)
  • Tuna (Albacore)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Skipjack)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack