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Captain Murphy's Fishing Charters

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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-2764
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Family reunion

Awesome time . Especially when boat ride went into waves. Lots of fun. Great time was only $10.00... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anonalex
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Yorkton, Canada
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Best dolphin tour!!!!

I’ve been on so many dolphin tours and never saw a thing! Not this time!! Not only did Captain... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jclaws1
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San Antonio, Texas
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Family owned and operated since since 1961. We are located on South Padre Island, TX. We provide deep sea fishing trips going out 20-30 miles out. Our specialty is Red Snapper, Other fish caught are Grouper, Amberjack, Dorado, Shark and Kingfish according to season.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish” (56 reviews)
“half day trip” (4 reviews)
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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
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+1 956-761-2764
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome time . Especially when boat ride went into waves. Lots of fun. Great time was only $10.00 could of charged way more

Thank Anonalex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been on so many dolphin tours and never saw a thing! Not this time!! Not only did Captain Murphy drop a net and pulled in a few neat sea creatures for everyone to see and touch, he gave tons of cool history and facts...More

Thank jclaws1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Murphy and the deck hand Johnny were amazying. We got to see a ton of dolphins, they swam and chased the boat, in the sunset. It was just beautiful. The staff makes it fun and you learn a lot of the history of the...More

Thank Shana J
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We weren't sure what to expect for only $10, which was the charge for the Eco-Tour. Best value for something to do on South Padre. Enjoyed Captain Murphy and Johnny. They were both very knowledgeable and made the 90 minute trip a whole lot of...More

Thank BobMaj
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great morning bay fishing trip! It was our first trip to S. Padre and our first fishing trip with the crew and it was great! Harley and Captain Victor were awesome!

Thank bagladies32000
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Loved the Trip out into the bay. Very educational, Captain Patrick and Johnny were awesome hosts. Thank you for a great afternoon!

Thank Dolllover4
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We booked a 8hr. deep sea fishing trip when making the reservation I asked how many would be on the boat the man behind the counter said maybe 15 so we booked we arrived at 7 and left out at 7:30 am there were 33...More

2  Thank R S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I called ahead and made a reservation for our family with my credit card. When we arrived the person at the booth said he didn't remember my name. He asked his co-worker who had a spiral notebook (like the ones kids use at school) with...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I booked the sunset dolphin watch and we were not disappointed!! We were taken on a tour around the bay, got a bit of a history lesson about the area, saw an amazing sunset at just the right time and last but...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had booked online for the fireworks cruise about 3 weeks in advance. They charged my credit card and we received a confirmation email. The day of we called to confirm the time and said we did not have a reservation even though they charged...More

1  Thank Andrew J
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