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Oct 5, 2018
“Excellent experience with Ian, strongly recommended!”
Nov 10, 2016
“Awesome day out ”
120 South Bay Parade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 7475
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great great experience with Ian! A very friendly captain with sense of humour. Strongly recommended! 船长人很好哦,推荐推荐!运气超好,看到了海豚群!💗

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TingtingX20
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

What a great few hours. Ian and Jude run a great business. Met them at their place where you are put on the boat and driven to the ramp and launched into the water. Ian's passion and knowledge of Kaikoura is outstanding. He is a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank beefaman
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Easy to book via phone. Friendly and enthusiastic. Easy parking and transfer onto the water. The electric fishing reels make fishing in deep water easier. Caught perch and lobster. Heartily recommend this charter

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank KendrickL1
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Ian our host was really friendly and he clearly knows a lot about the area and the sea. We caught lots of lobsters and fish and I really like it that Ian is very careful about protecting the environment at the same time. Ian really...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank thepastrysurgeon
Reviewed 28 January 2015

We love the fishing trip the most, it is the high light of our entire trip in South Island, we went fishing on a cloudy Sunday, only three of us booked on that day, we are very luck having Ian to take us on this...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank yanping Z
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We went with our five year old son and we simply every moments of the fishing trip. Skipper Ian is super kind and sincere in helping us fulfill our wishes and MORE😄 For beginners like us, it was indeed a breeze using the electrical reels...imagine...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Zeszzt
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Had a great fishing trip with Ian on his boat off the Kaikoura coast. Six novice anglers. After being given the safety briefing, we took off to pull up a Cray-pot and we were taught the importance of keeping the crayfish sustained in Kaikoura and...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Colin255118
Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

This is not just a fishing charter. We saw whales, dolphins, seals, sharks and albatross up close. We caught so many fish and were lucky enough to take home a crayfish each as well! Ian looked after us like royalty. We never got our feet...More

1  Thank Leanne W
Reviewed 8 January 2014 via mobile

From start to finish the service was very friendly and helpful. I went with my wife who has never been fishing before and was anxious about getting sea sickness so she was offered sea legs and was well looked after through out the charter. These...More

1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

We went out with Peter and Ian after deliberating over a couple other charter boats, best decision we could have made. Awesome hospitality, fantastic service and guaranteed to catch a fish. We took my 9year old son and he enjoyed it thoroughly (might have had...More

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29 March 2015|
Response from Colin255118 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There, When we went (November 2014) the price was NZ$120 per person for a 4 hour trip. You will have to contact South Bay Fishing Charters for availability. Regards Colin