Book a trip with Hot Shot Charters and experience the thrill of Miami deep sea fishing! Owner and operator Captain Sig Ozols is committed to providing professional guidance and an exciting adventure for anglers of all skill levels. Join him in Miami, Florida and come see what you’ll reel in next.

Capt. Sig’s 43’ custom Ricky Scarborough allows you to fish the sea in speed and comfort. This vessel is fitted with a range of navigational gear and marine electronics, including GPS and Fishfinder. A fighting chair will help you reel in the hardest fighting catch. Meanwhile, the air conditioned salon and a private toilet ensure that you won’t sacrifice your comfort. An experienced crew is standing by to assist in any way you need.

Capt. Sig is passionate about all kinds of fishing techniques and strategies, from light tackle fishing inshore to big game fishing and saltwater fly fishing. Whether you are a seasoned angler or a novice, he is ready to help you try your hand at a variety of methods such as bottom fishing, trolling, and kite fishing. Capt. Sig provides top of the line gear by Penn, Shimano, and Daiwa.  

Hot Shot Charters include a fishing license, gear, bottled water, and soft drinks. The boat is conveniently docked at Dinner Key Marina Pier 9 in Coconut Grove, with free parking nearby. You are welcome to take home any keeper fish you catch, and Capt. Sig will gladly clean and bag it for you.

Come aboard for a thrilling experience and a catch to remember!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    This full day trip gives you a chance to target Sailfish, Swordfish, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Shark, Wahoo, and more. Techniques range from trolling and bottom fishing to kite fishing. You can try it all, no matter your skill level. There is even record-setting tackle available for those who dare!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    With a couple more hours on the water, you might catch a lot more fish. On this trip you will target Sailfish, Swordfish, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Shark, Wahoo, Cobia, and more. Techniques include kite fishing, offshore deep sea fishing, and trolling, for anglers of all skill levels. There is record-setting tackle available for those who dare!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    On this half day trip you will target Sailfish, Swordfish, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Shark, Wahoo, Cobia, and many others. No matter what skill level, you can try your hand at kite fishing, offshore deep sea fishing, and trolling. There is record-setting tackle available for those who dare!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $650
    On this half day trip you will be targeting Sailfish, Swordfish, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Shark, Wahoo, Cobia, and many other species. You can experience kite fishing, offshore deep sea fishing, and trolling, no matter your skill level!
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About the Captain

Sig Ozols
Miami, Florida, United States
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
103 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since June 2014
Captain Sig Ozols makes his 28 years of international fishing expertise work for him and his clients every day. He fishes all year long, utilizing the premier fishing grounds that have proven to produce results. He has been a captain for more than 15 years and strives to provide customers with a memorable experience.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)

Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish Sailfish
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Blackfin) Tuna (Blackfin)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Custom Ricky Scarborough (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1995. Powered by a 800HP MAN engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
43 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Kite Fishing
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment

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 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 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
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
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94%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
81%
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Tiffany P.
Miami, Florida
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Best trip ever with captain Sig and Kyle

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on February 23, 2021
Absolutely highly recommend this boat! Captain Sig and his deckhand Kyle were the best! Kyle was slinging lines and lures for...
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Savannah L.
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Half day with Capt Sig

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on March 20, 2021
Great experience! There was a bit of a scheduling mix up but Capt Sig made it worth it! The crew were very knowledgeable and...
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Awesome experience

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on January 6, 2021
Great experience! Captain Sig and fisherman Kyle did an amazing job. Towards the end we thought we may have to walk away...
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Sig is the Man and Marko was on Point

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on May 14, 2021
Had a great time with these guys. Caught fish and threw back beers
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Virginia Beach, VA
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Fantastic day all around

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on November 28, 2020
I fish alot! This captain and crew are amongst the best I have fished with. Capt. and crew worked hard for the entire 8 hr...
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FAQs about Hot Shot Charters

Hot Shot Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $650 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $800 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $1,000 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Hot Shot Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Trips booked with Hot Shot Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn, Shimano, Daiwa)
  • Live Bait (Usually prepared beforehand)
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Soft drinks & water)
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Hot Shot Charters offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Hot Shot Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Fly Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Hot Shot Charters include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Sailfish
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo