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Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter

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6701 34th Street South, O'Neill's Marina Slip #31, St. Petersburg, FL 33711-4941
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Spanish Sardine - St Pete

Had family coming in to town and my boat was down. Called Captain Rios and he fit us in his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BradT2004
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Seminole, Florida
Holy screaming reels! Trip of a lifetime!

Captain Raphael knows his stuff. From the minute we got there he was helpful and friendly and put... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Spanish Sardine Departs daily from O'Neill's. For your convenience Capt. Rafael can also pick up guests at The Don Cesar, The Magnuson, and other waterfront locations within a close proximity of the marina. All bait, tackle, and License included. The captain provides ice and water for guests. Spanish Sardine provides a fun family fishing experience. Kids of all ages are welcome and even the most novice angler will feel like a pro by the end of the trip.
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6701 34th Street South, O'Neill's Marina Slip #31, St. Petersburg, FL 33711-4941
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had family coming in to town and my boat was down. Called Captain Rios and he fit us in his schedule the same week! Price was in line with other guides but glad we called him. First class Captain, friendly, knowledgeable and he didn't stop...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Raphael knows his stuff. From the minute we got there he was helpful and friendly and put us onto fish right away. We caught loads of fish all day long for 3 days, including sharks. PS Raffi - that third shark was at least...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just charted with Captain Ralphi this week and had a great time! Very knowledgeable and all we had to do was catch the fish!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome charter fishing. The Captain is very friendly guy our second time fishing with him and coming again next year!! had a bunch of fun out there.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great trip . My stepmother , her friend , Elise, my wife & myself had a great experience fishing with Spanish sardine fishing charters, great job ! See you soon . Elise , Diane , Michelle & Jason

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Rafael R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for the review. I am happy to hear you had a good time. You all did great. Thank you for letting me be part of your fishing journey!

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Went to Florida in December wasn’t sure what to expect was able to go fishing with captain Rafael.. Went right before the cold front and this guy went above and beyond the 4 hours we booked to make sure we had plenty of fish.. I...More

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Rafael R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you so much for the review. I know what it feels like to go on vacation and be disappointed with a service....I never want to be "That Guy" So I treat every angler like I would my family. It was a pleasure having you...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend Captain Rios to anyone in the area looking to go fishing and have a great time doing so! Couldn't ask for a nicer guy or better fishing guide! Thanks Rafael!

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Captain R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank You for your great review! I look forward to the next time. Thank you, Capt. Rafael

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We came down to Clearwater and on a wild hair ended up booking with captain Rafael! We weren't sure what to expect with only 4 hours to fish, Captain took us to his bait spot and in one throw of his net filled his bait...More

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Captain R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank You for your great review! I look forward to the next time. Thank you, Capt. Rafael

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great Captain that knows his fish spots! every time I go out there's many fish in my reel! Great view from the Ocean and the Bay! Sky Way Bridge view in the afternoons is a must!

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Captain R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank You for your great review! I look forward to the next time. Thank you, Capt. Rafael

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Capt. Rios was great! It was my husband, my son (5 years old) and myself. We had a blast! He knows where to go to get the sharks! And he is very good about helping with the fish and giving tips on getting them into...More

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Captain R, Owner at Spanish Sardine Fishing Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank You for your great review! I'm glad you guys had a BLAST! I look forward to the next time. Thank you, Capt. Rafael

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It depends on 1/2 day 3/4 day or a full day. Also depends on how many anglers. If you go into my website Spanishsardine. com on the top, go into rates. it gives you all the rates. If you have any other questions please don't... More
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