Captain
Shawn Bester

Member since September 2021 Cape Town, South Africa
Background
Skipper Shawn has got a passion for fishing and strives to let everyone enjoy the trip. He'll go the extra mile to put you on the fish even it means you'll stay longer on the water.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Background
Skipper Shawn has got a passion for fishing and strives to let everyone enjoy the trip. He'll go the extra mile to put you on the fish even it means you'll stay longer on the water.
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My Charter Listings

Excellent
5.0 / 5
(8 reviews)
Cape Town
trips from US $551
Very good
3.7 / 5
(1 review)
Cape Town
 Instant Confirmation
trips from US $1,500
Excellent
5.0 / 5
(1 review)
Yzerfontein
 Instant Confirmation
trips from US $629

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (17)
Bad communication expensive but did catch a great fish
Great day
Great day
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
88%
Recommend this charter
70%
Appropriate for children
43%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
57%
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Mario M.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Tunatic

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Dassen Island on December 27, 2023
Everything went as planned, Shawn’s knowledge of Dassen Island was a bonus, he’s boat is awesome, electronics and fishing...
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Conor W.
Cape Town, South Africa
Very good
3.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Good
3.0 / 5
Crew
Good
3.0 / 5
Overall

Bad communication expensive but did catch a great fish

VERIFIED   Special 12 hour trip for Conor Witherow on April 7, 2023
Ok, the skipper Sean charged me £300 for this day out which I didn’t mind as there was only 2 of us however I later found...
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Glen E.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

December fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Spinning Yellowtail on December 29, 2023
Glen E. recommends Yzerfontein
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Leon E.
Roth, Germany
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Shawn

VERIFIED   12 Hour – Yellowfin Tuna Offshore on March 17, 2022
It was great, don’t miss this trip. Clear recommendation from me. The equipment was excellent! Thank you
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Glyn P.
Bellville, South Africa
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great day

VERIFIED   12 Hour – Yellowfin Tuna Offshore on December 6, 2022
Wonderful day great fishing, superb hides, would definitely go again.
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