Simply The Best Fishing Charters

Boatmans Road
Durban NL, South Africa

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Boat Specs

Buttcat originally built in 2003 and restored in 2012. Powered by 2 225HP Yamaha engines with a maximum cruising speed of 34 knots.

36 ft
10 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing
bring your own tackle
Targeted Species
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Marlin (Black)
Marlin (Blue)

Marlin (Striped)
Snapper (Pink)


Simply The Best Fishing Charters look forward to welcoming you onboard for a great days fishing on Durban’s most practical charter fishing vessels. Durban’s most popular Charter Fishing boat, at Wilson’s Wharf in Durban Harbor. Our Charter is for those anglers who are seeking an Exclusive Fishing Charter with Personal Attention on a well-appointed boat fitted with top class equipment and tackle complete with guiding from a professional specialized angler.

Our Boat has a good reputation and catch rate, with many satisfied and repeat customers. We are probably the best equipped boat operating in Durban.  Simply The Best Fishing Charters has the ability to entertain small and large groups for many different occasions. If you are planning any type of fishing trip or boating experience, corporate teambuilding, incentives and rewards.

Simply The Best is as 36ft Butt Cat with 2x225hp yamaha 4 stroke motors. She is equipped with the latest electronics ,lowrance HDS 8 and Furuno. She has a toilet on board and all rods,bait and tackle included. The skipper has more than 20 years experience. Our catch rate is excellent. She has a permanent deckhand on board. All trips is set up to suit the client.

Our aim is to give you the angler a comfortable fishing experience which offers good value for money on a well-equipped and comfortable boat. Although we mostly get fish on our trips and sometimes some nice big ones, there is no guarantee of fish, our best efforts is that you enjoy Simply The Best fishing charter you have ever been on.

Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Tank
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Tank
Trip Includes
Rod, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
First Mate
Fishing Licence
Fly Fishing Equipment
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on trip and number of days booked

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Bank Transfer.

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  • Boatmans Road, Durban
    NL, South Africa