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Captain Murphy's Fishing Charters

#12 of 39 Boat Tours & Water Sports in South Padre Island Features Animals
1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-2764
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You can't beat the price

My husband and I made an impromptu visit to South Padre Island from Houston. We found Captain... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jessica c
via mobile
AWESOME doesn't cover it

My husband and I came to SPI for our honeymoon and last minute booked a trip with Captain Murpheys... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
South Padre Island, Texas
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  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-2764
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I made an impromptu visit to South Padre Island from Houston. We found Captain Murphy's when we were looking for things to do. From the moment we stepped on the boat the staff had us cracking up laughing. We had the opportunity...More

Thank Jessica c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to SPI for our honeymoon and last minute booked a trip with Captain Murpheys. It was us and one other couple because a few didn't show up sense it was early morning and it's one of the highlights of our...More

Thank shannanevil
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Very professional crew. We decided to try the deep sea party fishing boat and was impressed about how many fish we caught. There were 10 that fished and we caught 2 shark and a ton of red snapper. Bay fishing is ok but the deep...More

Thank gandddonham
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Steven (Captain Murphy himself) and Omar (our DJ) has shown my group a great time the past 2 years. We have taken the party boat cruise, and have had nothing but great experiences with this company. They are professional, friendly, and make sure everyone has...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I went on the half day trip in the afternoon; I would have preferred the morning trip but they didn't have it for some reason (probably not enough people). They provide all of the bait (dead shrimp) and full tackle and drive out to a...More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Had a great trip this morning to Port of Brownsville with Captain Murphy, Tevo, and Sam. Very educational and entertaining. Beautiful weather and comfortable setting. Snacks and shrimp too! Highly recommend you make the 4 hour tour.

1  Thank whysure
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went out bay fishing with them to see how things were done since we brought our own boat. But, for $20 bucks we thought we would go with them and get the lay of the land so to speak which we did. We caught some...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Great time and crew we had a blast got some fish and enjoyed the experience I recommend this trip and charter service

1  Thank Tony K
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We went on the dolphin watch trip. There wasn't much to the trip really but at only $10 each it was worth it. The crew was nice and friendly and gave some good recommendations for places to eat in and around port Isabel and SPI....More

Thank jasruth
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very good experience 2 dollars each to clean the catch Very clean boat Good staff Boat all equipment maintained Weather change. They called twice with possible weather updates Limited out both of us Who could complain Most the complaints I see here If you read...More

Thank Tim A
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Denise O
Are 9 and 11 yr olds allowed to fish with family? They loved to deep sea fish in the Pacific Ocean. Thank you
19 February 2017|
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What is the first trip for bay fishing tomorrow? 5/24/15
24 May 2015|
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How is the fishing in mid to late February?
16 March 2015|
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