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Aqua Nautical Adventures

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18 Boatmans Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Fun family experience

Excellent arrangements were made prior to departure to ensure good wearing conditions for our... read more

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Reviewed 21 September 2017
Ruella S
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Fantastic day at sea

Me and My son had a great day at sea. The shipper took good care of us since we are not experienced... read more

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Reviewed 2 March 2017
erkwim
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Karlstad, Sweden
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Aqua Nautical Adventures is a specialist game fishing charter operating of Durban, on the east coast of South Africa. Tuna are available all year round, and from December to March the local waters are visited by Black & Striped Marlin. Mahi-mahi, King Mackerel, Sailfish and Wahoo are also regular visitors to these seas. Our boat is a 30 Ft Cobra Cat that is well appointed for both recreational and game fishing.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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18 Boatmans Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Excellent arrangements were made prior to departure to ensure good wearing conditions for our family. The skipper tried to get good spots to fish at to ensure a good experience. Our kids were well taken care off and the trip felt very personal. We will...More

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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi Thank you for your review. Our crew were delighted with your family, the smiles on your kids faces will be treasured for a long time. The weather in Durban wasn't great in the week of your visit, we almost thought we may not find...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Me and My son had a great day at sea. The shipper took good care of us since we are not experienced to this kind of fishing. The boat was great and all equipment in really good condition. If we caught any fish? Yes, we...More

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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Hi Erkwim, thank you for your review. Durban has an abundance of game species in our waters, however it is not very often that we get more than one Wahoo taking bait at the same time. Your experience with a triple up on Wahoo was...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2016

If you are going to Durban, this is what you want to do while there. Starting off early in the morning, captain Kirsten took us out for a perfect day at sea. Lines went in the water, and not ten minutes later, we had a...More

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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2016

Hi Andreas, thank you for the wonderful review. you and your mates are on our list of clients that we will always remember. your spirit added to the days excitement. really glad you guys got onto game fish, especially at this time of the year...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

This was my first time out at sea and I had a fantastic time, the crew were so professional and were determined to find us fish to catch which we did. It was unbelievable and would do it again in a flash.More

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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Hi Gary, it was no doubt a tough day at sea. The water quality and temperature presented challenging conditions. It was probably the hardest fishing day we have had this season, but we will always persevere and wont stop until we find the right conditions...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

I won a spot on the boat for a deep sea trip and was completely blown away. The boat is kitted with top of the range tackle and gear. The skipper was excellent with plenty of experience. The boat is clean and in excellent condition....More

Thank Shanil B
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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Hi Shanil Thank you for the review. Who can forget this day, we were busy all day and hooked into about 25 Dorados for the day, it was action packed all day long. Was great having you on board. Good luck with your future ventures,...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Excellent service 5 star yacht ,very knowledgeable crew My blowing fishing equipment on board Above all a fhigh end ishing trip to experience thumbs up Imran and crewMore

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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2016

Hi, thank you for your review. It was great having you and your mates on board. if my memory serves me right, you caught your very first Dorado (Mahi Mahi) on the trip. Well Done, now that the bar has been set, its time to...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

It was with some trepidation that I accepted an invitation to go fishing with friends out on the high seas off Durban. On arrival at Wilson's Wharf i found the boat Blu ray to be really beautiful boat with much more than i expected. There...More

Thank A K
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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2016

Hi AK, WOW!! what an awesome review. you have picked up on key aspects that enhance our customer experience. we were delighted to have you on board, hope to see you again soon. Thank you for taking the time to write this review.

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Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

This by far has to be the best Fishing Adventure ever....having fished in Moz & previously here in Durban,the guys from Aqua Nautical Adventures have gone beyond in providing a service like no other. From the time i set foot on their fishing vessel 'Blu...More

Thank Nazir A
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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2016

Hey Nazir, you boated the first Wahoo of the season on Blu Ray!! Well Done, and a decent size too. It was a pleasure having you on board, you certainly have skills. Thank you for the awesome review, hope to see you on board very...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The coolest boat and most well rigged boat I have ever been on, it's one of the best birthday celebrations and fishing trips I have ever been on, spectacular boat with amazing skippers and mind blowing views through out the trip.This boat has everything even...More

Thank Keolin M
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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2016

Hey Keolin, it certainly was a blast and a first for us enjoying a birthday cake on board whilst trolling....life doesnt get any better than that. i am so pleased that you had a great time, thank you for your response. we look forward to...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2016

Hi I went out with the guys from Aqua Nautical Adventures on the 2nd of Jan 2016 for a deep sea charter. Our skipper for the day was Imran. I have never caught any kind of fish ever, so this would have been a first...More

Thank Naz6969
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Aquanauticaldbn, Owner at Aqua Nautical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2016

Hey Naz, I know you are now hooked on fishing. Well done on a superb catch, for a first timer you handled the catch like a pro. It was such a pleasure to watch you and experience the exhilaration of your first catch. The bar...More

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