Sea Cross I - Fishing Miami

(14) In demand!
10800 Collins Ave
Miami Beach FL, United States

Come aboard the Sea Cross and experience the best deep sea fishing in Miami!  At the helm is owner and operator Captain Rafael Mayans, an experienced guide who is dedicated to making every trip special. Join him for your chance to land the catch of a lifetime!

The Sea Cross is a 36’ custom rigged Hatteras Sportfishing Yacht, originally built in 1979 and restored in 2008. This vessel is prepared for some serious game fishing, equipped with a fly bridge, Tuna Tubes, and a fighting chair. Air conditioning and an onboard toilet cater to your comfort. Capt. Rafael can take up to six passengers on board, with room for four to fish comfortably.

What really makes your time aboard this boat memorable is the captain and crew. Capt. Rafael and his First Mate do their best to cater to every customer’s needs. They are great with anglers of all skill levels, including children. Rest assured they will show you how to target your catch using the most effective technique so you can bring home something unforgettable.

Off the coast of Miami Beach, you can target big game species anywhere between two-and-a-half and 15 miles from shore. The average catch includes Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Kingfish, Grouper, and more. You are likely to spend most of your time trolling, though you may try your hand at other techniques such as jigging, drift fishing, or kite fishing.

Trips aboard the Sea Cross include a fishing license and everything else you need. Capt. Rafael provides top of the line gear, featuring the likes of Penn, Shimano, and Daiwa. Depending on the species, you may keep your catch and the crew will clean and fillet it for you. Please note that a tip of 20% for the First Mate is customary.

Come aboard today for the ultimate deep sea fishing experience in Miami Beach!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 850
    up to 6 persons
    This full day of fishing will have you reeling in a massive catch within just 15 miles of shore. You might catch Tuna, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Kingfish, Grouper, and much more. Top of the line gear and a fishing license are provided.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 700
    up to 6 persons
    More time on the water gives you a chance to catch more fish. Come reel in a hard fighting Tuna, Wahoo, or Mahi Mahi! You could also catch Barracuda, Grouper, Cobia, or much more. A fishing license and gear are provided.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 550
    up to 6 persons
    This half day trip will have you fishing offshore in no time, anywhere from two-and-a-half to 15 miles from shore. You are likely to catch Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Barracuda, Kingfish, Tuna, and much more. A fishing license and top of the line gear are provided.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 550
    up to 6 persons
    Depending on conditions, this trip could take you anywhere from two-and-a-half to 15 miles offshore. You will fish for Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Barracuda, Kingfish, Tuna, and much more. A fishing license and top of the line gear are provided.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

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

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue)
Swordfish
Tuna (Blackfin)

Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1979, and restored in 2008. Powered by 2 220HP Volvo Penta engines.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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

About the Captain

Rafael Mayans
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Member since May 2014
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Sea Cross fishing trips are owner operated by Captain Rafael Mayans. Capt. Rafael has more than 30 years of fishing experience and has been guiding charters since 2000. He aims to provide every customer with a personalized experience, and has been known to put some of them on the catch of a lifetime!
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 98%

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Rating Summary
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4.60
out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
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Barracuda!
My 14 year old son reeling one in
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
82%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
80%
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Tai Nguyen
Broomfield, CO
 4.33
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6 Hour Trip

VERIFIED   March 23, 2018
Took my children out with Captain Sheldon and Peter.  The captain and Peter were knowledgeable and experienced and knew...
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Nick Brussock
Greenville, South Carolina
 5.00
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VERIFIED   June 23, 2018
Had a great day on the water.  Caught a bunch of fish. Capt Ralph and his crew were very accommodating and attentive.
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Gabriel Velasquez
Albuquerque, NM
 4.00
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Half Day Trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   June 1, 2018
We had fun.  Definitely worth it. I caught a barracuda and some Bonita and kings. My 14 year old son caught some Bonita...
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Jose Villa
Pompano Beach, Florida
 5.00
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AMAZING CREW

VERIFIED   May 4, 2018
Booked a trip with them and not only did we have a great time we also caught a lot of fish the crew was amazing and fun and...
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Westfield, IN
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   April 4, 2018
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