Captain
José Serrão

Member since October 2014 Funchal, Portugal
Background
Captain José Serrão was born on Madeira Island in May, 1973. At the age of 15 he emigrated to South Africa with his family, living in Cape Town for 12 years and working for commercial fishing in the area. In the year 2000, he returned to Madeira Island and has since been working as a captain for Madeira Big Game Fishing Company aboard the vessel "Our Mary."
Techniques
The boat "Our Mary" comes fully equipped with fighting chair by GameFisher, Riggers, Rod's and Reels (by Shimano) and Lures. Tackle is provided with Shimano Tiagra fishing reels: "130", "80" and "50". We do Skate Fishing for Stingrays and Tope with Shimano reels weighing 30 pounds. Light tackle also provided for Bottom Fishing

Hey, I'm Captain José Serrão

Funchal, Portugal
Background
Captain José Serrão was born on Madeira Island in May, 1973. At the age of 15 he emigrated to South Africa with his family, living in Cape Town for 12 years and working for commercial fishing in the area. In the year 2000, he returned to Madeira Island and has since been working as a captain for Madeira Big Game Fishing Company aboard the vessel "Our Mary."
Techniques
The boat "Our Mary" comes fully equipped with fighting chair by GameFisher, Riggers, Rod's and Reels (by Shimano) and Lures. Tackle is provided with Shimano Tiagra fishing reels: "130", "80" and "50". We do Skate Fishing for Stingrays and Tope with Shimano reels weighing 30 pounds. Light tackle also provided for Bottom Fishing

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Madeira Big Game Fishing - Our Mary

Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent 40 reviews
Funchal
trips from $208

Fishing Reports

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.53
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out of 5 stars from 40 reviews
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The best Fishing trip in Madeira Funchal
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
80%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
61%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
48%
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Giovanni D.
Canico, Madeira
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Full day with Captain Jersey

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Shared on September 27, 2020
I’ll start by saying as an avid fisherman, you have to be willing to accept the good with the bad.  Some days you catch...
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Greg R.
Berlin, Berlin
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Fishing with José

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) - Shared on January 14, 2021
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Robert C.
Santa Cruz, Madeira
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The best Fishing trip in Madeira Funchal

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Shared on July 9, 2020
The Captain have secret places for fishing 🎣🎣🎣🎣110%we will be back. Good fishing day 100%relaxing and enjoy the...
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Jiri G.
Bukovany, Olomoucky Kraj
Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good  4.00
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) - Shared on December 29, 2020
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Georgi A.
Barcelos, Braga
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Half day trip with captain Jose Serrao on the motor boat Our Mary

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) - Shared on June 17, 2019
Hi everybody who is interested to know how was our half day fishing trip on the boat Our Mary with captain Jose Serrao in the...
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