Reviews by other customers

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 143 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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4 hr trip
Half day trip
Half day trip
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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
63%
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Patrick H.
Calabash, North Carolina
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Inshore 7am on August 18, 2022
Great trip for first timers. Capt. Shad was awesome with our kids. He was very understanding when our oldest didn’t like...
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Noel F.
Hudson Oaks, TX
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 trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Near Shore Trip on May 31, 2022
My wife and I decided to book a trip based on the reviews and we are so glad we did. We had such an amazing time for our 25...
Noel F. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Nathan A.
Oswayo, PA
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 shad

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Inshore 7am on September 4, 2022
Captain shad is really enjoyable to be around and goes above and beyond to try his best to put you on fish. Thank you captain,...
Nathan A. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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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
Overall

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...
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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
Overall

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...
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