Sea-iesta - 54’ Bertram

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Sea-iesta is a 54’ Bertram Sportfisherman takes 12 persons ,max, approved by ‘Scheepvaart Inspectie’.

Regardless of if you’re a veteran offshore angler or are organizing you first big game trip, Mahi Mahi Charters are committed to providing you with an enjoyable and memorable boating and fishing adventure in Aruba.

The boat departs from the Seaport Marina. Sea-iesta’s dock is so close to the drop-off, the crew can start putting out lures in only a few minutes time. For anglers arriving via cruise ship, do note that the vessel is docked near the cruise ship terminal.

Mahi Mahi Charters are operated by experienced and knowledgeable captains - Peter, Rudolf and Roy are all deep sea veterans, with years of experience and expertise when it comes to fishing the big game pelagics of Aruba. Among others, these waters are abundant with Sailfish and Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Tuna, Bonito, King Mackerel, Jacks and many others, depending on the time of year.

If you’d like to cook and eat your daily catch, Seaiesta recommends taking it to one of the nearby restaurants like ‘Que Pasa’, where the chef will be more than happy to prepare your catch for you. On Full Day trips, sandwiches are also provided on board.

Generally speaking, the catch is divided by the crew and guests. Although the ratio is flexible, the usual agreement is that 10-30% of the daily catch is kept by the charterer, and the balance is divided between the crew.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    54’ Bertram - Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $1,166
    up to 4 persons
    + $85
    each additional person
  • Private trip
    54’ Bertram - 3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $875
    up to 4 persons
    + $64
    each additional person
  • Private trip
    54’ Bertram - Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $583
    up to 4 persons
    + $43
    each additional person
  • Private trip
    54’ Bertram - Half Day Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $583
    up to 4 persons
    + $43
    each additional person
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About the Charter Operator

Mahi Mahi Fishing Charters
Oranjestad, Aruba
Angler's Choice
58 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2014
Mahi Mahi charters' fleet is comprised of spacious, diesel-powered vessels that are known for its swiftness and comfort. The dock is only minutes away from the prolific drop-off, teeming with a variety of game fish that attract thousands of anglers each year.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Bonito
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White)

Sailfish
Tuna (Albacore)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1998. Powered by 2 950HP Detroit 1271 Turbo engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
54 ft
Capacity
12 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Multimedia System
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Drinks
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 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
Crew Keeps Catch

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (5)
3.78
out of 5 stars from 18 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Delicious Dorado!
Five Blackfin Tuna
Five Blackfin Tuna
+2
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
73%
Friendly captain
67%
Recommend this charter
72%
Appropriate for children
64%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
58%
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Nancy V.
Charlottesville, VA
 3.33
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BIG CAPABLE BOAT

VERIFIED   February 28, 2019
The Sea-iesta is a good sized fishing boat that can handle the Aruba winds. It could have been a bit cleaner for its guests,...
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Gary F.
Nottingham, NH
 4.33
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   April 9, 2019
Wasn’t the greatest day fishing. But that’s why it’s called fishing not catching. Overall it was a good...
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Peter H.
Aruba
 5.00
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 27, 2019
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Thomas B.
Oranjestad
 5.00
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Seaiesta - a good 1/2 day fishing

VERIFIED   June 27, 2017
Thank you Capt Peter, We had a good 1/2 day fishing on th Seaiesta, we caught mahi-mahi and Bonita , the captain and crew work...
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Robert K.
Murrells Inlet, SC
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 16, 2018
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