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 1 in Coconut Grove. 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
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $800
    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
    $800
    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!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $950
    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
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,150
    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!
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About the Captain

Sig Ozols
Miami, Florida, United States
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
173 Customer reviews
Response time 1 hour
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) Great Barracuda
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper

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
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Kite Fishing
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Penn, Shimano, Daiwa
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Soft drinks & water
First Mate
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 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 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
American Express
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.5 / 5
out of 5 stars from 173 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
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Amazing day on the water
Amazing day on the water
Amazing day on the water
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Angler Rating
135
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
88%
Friendly captain
90%
Recommend this charter
87%
Appropriate for children
86%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
79%
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Chuong N.
LAKE TAPWINGO, MO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Amazing day on the water

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on September 3, 2022
Captain and mate did absolutely everything perfect.  They were on time and ready to go ahead of our scheduled time.  I feel...
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Randy L.
York, PA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Captain Sig was awesome

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on June 20, 2022
I have done many charters in South Fla and this one was very different.  Everything started off normally.  Trolling, setup,...
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David B.
Pittsford, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Eight hour private charter

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on February 21, 2022
This is far and away the best charter I’ve been on! Captain Sig knows his business like no one else out there and made sure...
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Greg K.
Washington, DC
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 Trip with Captain Sig

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on October 10, 2021
We had an absolutely wonderful time on this trip.  Captain Sig advised us to change our schedule because of weather patterns...
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Greg S.
Peoria, AZ
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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2 Full Day Trips with Captain Sig

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on June 7, 2022
Captain Sig and his son Raymond are awesome! We told him that we wanted to fish for Mahi-mahi, and they delivered.
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FAQs about Hot Shot Charters

Hot Shot Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $800 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $800 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $950 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $1,150 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
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radio
  • Radar

Trips booked with Hot Shot Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn, Shimano, Daiwa)
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Soft drinks & water)
  • First Mate
  • 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
  • Spinning
  • 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