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Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter

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Address: Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Caught a blue Marlin!!!

I went out on a charter with Rudy as a single on March 15. You never know how a split charter will work out, but all went well by my standards. The captain and first mate did a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
coachmccue
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Calgary, Canada

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went out on a charter with Rudy as a single on March 15. You never know how a split charter will work out, but all went well by my standards. The captain and first mate did a good job of explaining things and making sure all were OK. The boat was clean and well maintained. The gear was first... More 

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Thank coachmccue
CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Hello mister McCue, Thank you very much for your great feedback but we were that day very lucky to have caught and have released a prime fish like Marlin. It was a nice trip because the others agreed to take turn in the chair. I will be ready for you again next year. Blue skies and tight lines, Rudy More 

Frenchtown, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called Rudy today to book a trip and unfortunately he is having boat maintenance done. Had a great conversation with him and truly believe we would of had a great day on the water. Rudy was such a stand up guy that he directed me to a couple of his competitors in hopes we might be able to get out... More 

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Hello mister Miller, Thank you very much for such a nice review and we haven't been even fishing together. It is, on my opinion, good to help you in your Deep fishing trip search but also i like to help my competitors when i am unable to go out fishing. Everybody has to make a living, right? My very kind... More 

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

A beautiful morning at sea with Rudy and his crew , one bonito, one dorade and two barracudas. I defenitly recommend, cheers guys

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Thank Houze M
CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

It has been a pleasure to have you on board. We have been lucky but remember this saying."Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers" More 

Frederick, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had to wait 15 minutes for the mate to show up. Caught one fish in the first 15 minutes and had 1 other bite. That was all the action we had. Never left sight of land, so not so deep fishing. Trolling was faster than it should have been. Will definitely try another caption on our return trip. Had to... More 

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Hello mister Dorfman, It is correct that we had to wait for 15 minutes for my mate but i gave you 15 minutes extra and you had a full 4 hours trip. It was his first time to be late and for security matter i am not allowed to leave the dock without a mate. This is a Coast Guard... More 

cincinnati
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134 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

My husband and I went out w/ Rudy and Nick last Monday and to say it was action packed is an understatement! First my husband caught a good sized Barracuda- which we returned. Then we both got queasy and sea sick. I got better quickly, my husband was sicker longer. As he recovered the real action started. I, with the... More 

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review. Nick and myself had a great time in your company as well. My very best Regards, Rudy. More 

Alexandria, New Hampshire
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My wife and I had the opportunity to take a trip with Rudy and Eddie when we were on St. Maarten last week and had a splendid time. We encountered rain and sun, waves and calm and some fish caught. The day was great. What made it the best was the conversation with both men about their lives and ours,... More 

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Beside the catch you enjoyed our company and made your day memorable. This kind of message warm up my heart. Thank you SIR. More 

Sicamous, Canada
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017

What a great day with Rudy and his first mate Nick. First Class guys with tons of experience with lots of laughs. We had a triple header of mahi mahi in the morning. I have been fishing for 30 years and never have done that. I have been skunked many times but thats fishing. Rudys boat is well maintained and... More 

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We went on this fishing trip in November and it was a major disappointment. Rudy was nice and accommodating, but the fishing experience was terrible. I've been on many fishing charters and I've always felt like the captain did everything possible to put you on fish. We rode around for four hours and only got two bites from barracudas. Rudy... More 

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Hello sir, Since i started in 1984 i never could have control to mother nature and every true fisherman will agree with me. That day we caught two Barracudas but sometime i come back skunked and make people happy by just being on a boat enjoying my company and my stories. It has been a pleasure to answer you honestly... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The captain and first mate were nice, but the fishing really sucks..4 1/2 hours 5 people only 2 tiny barracuda were caught total..promised wahoo, tuna, mani and snapper..all they did was troll fast for 4 hours.. boring on choppy seas..everyone was disappointed..

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Good day mister Harold, I never promised any kind of fish. Sometime i get Mahi Mahi when the people want to catch tunas. Every day is a fishing day but not a catching day. The sea in the Caribbean is very often choppy created by the Trade winds breeze. Fast trolling is one of the best technique for the fast... More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Only caught a couple of barracuda's but was a good trip. Rudy was good to work with and a fair man. I read all the reviews and find the negative ones very hard to believe, thank you Rudy for a good trip.

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CaptainRudySXM, Owner at Rudy's Deep Sea Fishing Charter, responded to this review

Thank you so much Mr. Pitcock. More 

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