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Bourgeois Fishing Charters

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2783 Privateer Blvd, Barataria, LA 70036-5723
+1 504-341-5614
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Lafitte Grand Slam

We booked a trip with Captain T- Wayne and had a blast. He kept us on the fish all day in some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Madisonville, Louisiana
via mobile
Bucket List

From the moment we walked in we were treated like family. All staff and Captains are AMAZING... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Tallahassee, Florida
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Bourgeois Fishing Charters at the Cajun Vista Inn is only 25 minutes from downtown New Orleans and the French Quarter. Our Cajun Vista Inn and our remote Cajun Chalet bring a delve into the world of true “bayou” living. The Cajun Vista Inn is beautifully furnished with a Southern Louisiana Plantation Style that accommodates all corporate business as well as a small family. Most important, we have the absolute best escapes & adventures in New Orleans, LA. We offer the only game in town featuring our newest and most exhilarating fishing adventures at the Chandeleur Islands. Arrive on the bayou/swamp of Lafitte, LA to take a Guided Trip to the fishing grounds of big specks and redfish on Chandeleur Islands of the Louisiana Gulf Coast. Most popular, we offer 7 hours of spin and fly-fishing in our professional Bay Boats that accommodate up to 4 guests per boat, guided by the best fishing Captains on the water.
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2783 Privateer Blvd, Barataria, LA 70036-5723
+1 504-341-5614
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a trip with Captain T- Wayne and had a blast. He kept us on the fish all day in some tough windy conditions. My wife was so impressed with the Honeymoon sweet and lodging. Dawn's home cooking was delicious everything was 1st class....More

Thank Green612
Reviewed 20 October 2017

From the moment we walked in we were treated like family. All staff and Captains are AMAZING! Would recommend to anyone!

Thank amberbulloch
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I have never enjoyed fishing more than with the folks at Bourgeois Charters. Trophy Reds & Specs all day long—my arms just finally gave out. Then to return to the camp and have the best of Louisiana cooking waiting—whew weee—first class all around!! I’m looking...More

Thank hobieteam
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had a very good time catching Red fish, food was wonderful, staff was excellent, guides very knowledgeable

Thank jfbjr2017
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome trip from start to finish...Made us feel like family...If you go gotta do airplane trip plus boat trip with Darrin...Theophile and his staff definitely go the extra mile to make your Cajun experience a great one!!!!

Thank Skip1sr
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great experience with great people. Hospitality and professionalism at its finest! Would recommend to anyone

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have fished all over the world but if I had to pick one this would be it. Great Cajun food with outstanding Cajun hospitality and the opportunity to catch huge fish. They have world-class with state-of-the art fishing gear and boats. What an experience!...More

Thank LonghornMikeDallas
NewOrleansFishing, Chief Marketing Officer at Bourgeois Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thanks Mike. We can't wait to see you as always! The Chalet awaits you! ✌🏼

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent our 25th wedding anniversary with Bourgeois Charters. From the moment we got their to the hugs and handshakes we got when leaving - our expectations were exceeded. They had a dozen roses in our room, Dawn cooked amazing food, Theophile...More

Thank Craig V
NewOrleansFishing, Owner at Bourgeois Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Craig we had a blast with y'all. Thanks for spending your special time with us here at the Cajun Vista. Hurry back.

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My wife bought this trip as a birthday present. I had the best time. Fishing with Theophile was great. He is an excellent pilot and guide. Great guy to get to know. Ginger and the staff at the lodge were awesome and the food was...More

Thank Smartcpo
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Love fishing here with all the guides. It's like fishing with your buddy you haven't seen in years. Very accommodating for all. I'm a repeat customer for the price, the service, and the fish. The guides don't stop until you're satisfied with your trip (it's...More

Thank Mike H
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James R
16 June 2017|
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Response from NewOrleansFishing | Property representative |
All charters are custom built so to answer that correctly please call the office 504-341-5614 & let them know exactly what you want. We can't wait to see you. ~Ginger