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Crusoe Fishing Adventures

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Lini Highway | Numba 2, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Back again and even more impressed

My husband and I returned to Vanuatu for another holiday and decided we would go fishing again with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emmabarnett12
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Broadbeach, Australia
The best experience

Took a half day charter and got instant action and excitement. We caught wahoo,mahi mahi, several... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Sarah L
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Fish with Vanuatu's largest game fishing operator with 5 World Records & over 50 Vanuatu Records. We are Vanuatu's most successful tournament winning boats with three vessels in our fleet. We cater for all anglers & have the most experienced crews in Vanuatu. Target Blue Marlin, Black Marlin, Striped Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Yellow Tuna & Dogtooth Tuna. Located at the Waterfront Bar & Grill.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lini Highway | Numba 2, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I returned to Vanuatu for another holiday and decided we would go fishing again with Crusoe and were even more impressed than we were 5 years ago. We again boarded Nevagivup at around 6am and headed out to the FAD. With Charles'...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Took a half day charter and got instant action and excitement. We caught wahoo,mahi mahi, several small yellowfin tuna followed by two 10kg tuna at the same time. My husband then hooked a 60kg yellowfin which took 2 hours to land and took us 7...More

Thank Sarah L
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ReelCapture, Owner at Crusoe Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Sarah for the great write up, we are glad that you had an awesome day out fishing with us. We look forward to seeing you both again soon. Kind regards, Charles & Michelle

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I went out with my husband for a thrilling day of fishing!! The Capt and deckhand were absolutely excellent! Clearly they knew where/ how to catch fish!!! This is a no-nonsense set up and if you are serious about blood on the boat these are...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic 6hr fishing trip out on the boat with the boys from Crusoe Fishing Adventures. The captain and deckhand worked hard all day, we’re professional and very entertaining. We didn’t have to run too far before they dropped the lures and we...More

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ReelCapture, Owner at Crusoe Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks for the report Alan and we are glad that you all enjoyed the day out. Look forward to seeing you again on Thursday!

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We arrived on Vanuatu to an overcast sky and a gloomy atmosphere in Port Vila, which was unfortunate since the only thing we had planned for our short stay here was a fishing trip with Crusoe Fishing. In our fishing experience, overcast skies aren't ideal...More

Thank Alexander C
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ReelCapture, Owner at Crusoe Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hi Alexander, thank you so much for the report and it was a pleasure to take you out fishing. We look forward to seeing you on your next. Kind regards, Michelle

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Look no further! These guys are insanely good at what they do. Charles is a world class skipper with a world class team behind him. They went above and beyond to give me exactly what I wanted. Georgie the deck hand worked non stop throughout...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Booked a half day trip - 6 hours - and had a great time, although I caught nothing! There are no guarantees on a trip like this, even with knowledgeable crew! One of our ship mates caught a tuna and we were able to take...More

Thank Hanne A
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had two trips out with Charles on Nevigivup during mid July this year. One was a half day and then they kindly accommodated us to change our second from half to full. This was after rescheduling our second trip due to wind. We were...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This was a bucket list check off for us. A group of four of us had a great day on the water. Captain Richard and deckhand Roy were a sensational team and an absolute delight to spend the day with. We ended up with two...More

Thank Tracey B
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ReelCapture, Owner at Crusoe Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi Tracey, Many thanks for the great review and we are glad to hear that you had a great time out with Captain Richard and Ron. I will pass your comments onto the guys as they appreciate feedback. Hopefully next time you are out with...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Have been trying to get a day of fishing in while in Vanuatu previously. This trip after looking at the options, we went with Michelle and Charles. Michelle was easy to deal with and very helpful. The original plan was to fish a day charter...More

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ReelCapture, Owner at Crusoe Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Hi Mark, thank you so much for the wonderful fishing report. It was a great day out on the water and it was a pleasure to spend time with you and Chris. There was some great Yellowfin caught too and you both did a fantastic...More

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IluvAustralia
18 June 2017|
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Response from ReelCapture | Property representative |
Hi, Lluv, Thank you for the message, we are about a 5 minute drive from Sunset Bungalows and we can pick you up and drop you back. Please let us know if you need more information and we look forward to hearing from you soon... More
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Response from Mick R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jodie Cost for our charter was close to $1,500 for three people, times can be a bit flexible. We went from around 7:30am to 4:00pm.
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