Reviews by other customers

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 140 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
91%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
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Aaron S.
Dunlap, TN
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day inshore trip with captain shad

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Inshore 7am on June 26, 2022
Great experience, bite wasn’t good, but it’s called fishing, not catching. Would do it again and hopefully the bite would...
Aaron S. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Joseph D.
Hope Mills, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half Day Near Shore

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Near Shore Trip on June 27, 2022
Capt Shad was awesome! He was incredibly patient with the kids and shared some great knowledge with them! Great family experience...
Joseph D. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Dwana W.
Zebulon, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Afternoon Inshore Trip on June 26, 2022
Captain Shad was great and we had an amazing day full of memories made! Caught a shark too small to keep and planning on booking...
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Matt W.
Cullowhee, NC
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Half day morning inshore trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Afternoon Inshore Trip on August 1, 2022
We had a great time, Capt Shad is a nice guy with good local knowledge and is an experienced salt water guide.  The heat didn’t...
Matt W. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Gary F.
Troy, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Morning half day with Capt. Shad.

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Inshore 7am on July 19, 2022
He worked very hard to put us on fish. They just weren’t there. No one was catching fish. Capt Shad was interesting...
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