Charter Operator
Hatts Off Charters

Member since June 2015 Oranjestad, Aruba
Background
Reginald or “Fruist” as we call him here, is one of Aruba’s best anglers. He prepares bait meticulously and knows all the tricks of the trade. He loves going after Marlin and sailfish. With Reginald aboard “Hatts Off” the billfish catch rate has increased dramatically. Reginald successfully participates regularly in Billfish tournaments in Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire.

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Oranjestad, Aruba
Background
Reginald or “Fruist” as we call him here, is one of Aruba’s best anglers. He prepares bait meticulously and knows all the tricks of the trade. He loves going after Marlin and sailfish. With Reginald aboard “Hatts Off” the billfish catch rate has increased dramatically. Reginald successfully participates regularly in Billfish tournaments in Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire.

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.6 / 5
(88 reviews)
Oranjestad
 Last booking: 4 days ago
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trips from $540

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.6 / 5
out of 5 stars from 88 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.4 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (66)
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
88%
Catch intended fish
71%
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RICK B.
Burlington Flats, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

HALF DAY TRIP WITH CAPTAIN SHERMIN AND FIRST MATE ALEXANDER

VERIFIED   Half Day Offshore Trolling - AM on January 22, 2022
GREAT TRIP! We caught some nice fish and the crew was very helpful as always! They were more than happy to filet our...
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Laurence T.
Wilton, CT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Another great day of fishing in Aruba

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Offshore Trolling on January 8, 2022
Great captain and mate! Sherwin and Dion were awesome. Beautiful weather. Highly recommend full day charter around the island....
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Laurence T.
Wilton, CT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Hatts Off Charter

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Offshore Trolling Trip on January 6, 2022
Captain Sherman and his mate Dion were e excellent! Landed a nice barracuda and several bites from Wahoo. Heading out again...
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Ginger K.
Pottsville, Pennsylvania
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

July fishing trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Offshore Trolling Trip on July 13, 2020
Our charter with Hatt’s Off was their first one in 4 months since the island had been shut down for visitors since March....
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Stephen S.
Raleigh, NC
Good
2.3 / 5
Experience:
Good
3.0 / 5
Boat
Bad
2.0 / 5
Crew
Bad
2.0 / 5
Overall

Will pay my Tab, But don’t LIE to me!

VERIFIED   Marlin & Sailfish Special -Seasonal on May 16, 2023
Technically shouldn’t have went out but we did, caught one wahoo and I felt sick and called the trip. Captain Lied in saying...
Stephen S. does not recommend Hatts Off Charters - 46ft Hatteras
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