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Genuine Fishing Crested Wave

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Muelle Pesquero s/n | Kiosk No 6, 38650 Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
+34 629 48 06 10
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Excellent

Booked a half day afternoon charter warmly greeted by skipper Jack and the crew after arranging... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Neil S
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Great Day Out

My dad and I had booked the half gay fishing trip with created wave as they were recommended to me... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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We offer a variety of ʻGenuineʻ fishing excursions from a half day 4 hour, or a full day 7 hour trip. On all trips we do a mixture of Game Fish Trolling & Bottom Fishing, approximately half time trolling and half time bottom fishing, depending on what is fishing the best at the time, we use a variety of artificial and dead bait lures on best quality PENN and SHIMANO tackle when trolling for Tunas, Marlin, Wahoo, Dorado, Amberjacks, Barracuda etc, depending on what is in season at the time. The bottom fishing we sometimes do 'Drift Fishingʻ but mostly at anchor, over a specific mark, either the edge of a shelf, or on a line of rock and sand or basically anywhere we see fish showing up on the fish finder screen directly under the boat, it is very precise and effective. We use a mixture of baits, whole fresh caught dead baits on the heavy tackle for Big bottom feeding Flatfish, Snappers, Morays, Amberjacks etc and any big sea bed scavenger species that often take a big bait. Also we use lighter tackle for small to medium fish, and catch the fresh baits for the big rods, like Mackerel,Boga, Herring etc and other good eating fish like Snapper, Sea Bream, Amberjacks, Sea Perch, Trigger fish etc using baited hooks, feathers, artificial baits, just off the sea bed bottom. We practice ‘Catch & Release’ on most fish and any protected species accidentally caught are returned back to the water alive, all Game Billfish like Blue Marlin, White Marlin & Spearfish are always released. We also offer 'Private Charters' and 'Specialist trips' at discounted prices where you can decide want you want to target, we will always advise you as to what is fishing best at the time, as we also want a productive trip. The British owners of the boat and their crew are all fishing enthusiasts with many years experience who know these waters like the back of their hand. We cater for the serious fishermen and are also very willing to teach the novice, set up all the tackle and bait and give any advice and help if needed. Run by Father & Son, Mick and Jack, the Crested Wave has a very well known and respected reputation as a Genuine Fishing excursion. If you are an experienced fisherman you will know nothing is guaranteed when it comes to fishing, but believe us, no boat crew tries harder than the Crested Wave team. We do guarantee you will be very well looked after by the 3 of us, and pride ourselves on our customer service, that is why we are in the top of the reviews and have many regular repeat customers, and is probably the most well known fishing charter boat in Tenerife. Everything is included in the price, no hidden charges! All equipment, tackle, 2 rods each, bait, cold soft drinks, water and beers (food on the 7 hour trip). Full toilet facilities and shade around the whole boat if required. Reservations are normally necessary a few days in advance, but you can always check with us at short notice in case of any cancellations.
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  • Very good8%
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  • Poor1%
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Muelle Pesquero s/n | Kiosk No 6, 38650 Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked a half day afternoon charter warmly greeted by skipper Jack and the crew after arranging through Mick... extremely well equipped vessel is the business.. top quality rods and reels no cheap rubbish... Jack advised us on the methods we would be employing and target...More

Thank Neil S
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My dad and I had booked the half gay fishing trip with created wave as they were recommended to me by a friend. I got in touch with Michael, the owner & he was a huge help in booking on and very accommodating. The day...More

Thank robbiemoore1
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was my fourth trip on the Crested wave and I have never had a bad day yet although this time through no fault of the crew our fishing lines got caught up in some illegally dropped fish baskets. Jack the skipper got his snorkelling...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My mate and i had a great 4 hours fishing with Crested Wave, Mick the captain was very professional and so were his crew. We were looked after from start to finish everyone who was fishing on the day caught fish. Crested Wave offer a...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It's a lovely big comfortable boat and the guys keep you fed and watered. Even gave us umbrellas on the front of the boat to keep you out the sun. The fishing wasn't the best on the day but the effort from the guys on...More

1  Thank aidanbeckey
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited the boat last week for a full day of fishing. I spectated but my boyfriend did the fishing. The staff on the boat were brilliant and we loved it from start to finish! I would recommend this as a brilliant...More

2  Thank Leahrich94
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Mick W, Owner at Genuine Fishing Crested Wave, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Leahrich, Thank you for you detailed review and positive comments about our fishing trip. Also I always keep the crew informed of the positive remarks as they really appreciate it and it makes sure they carry on with the same level of service and...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Spent the day with Capt Williams and his team. It was a great day out.... About a dozen fish were caught and the boat had about 10 fishermen who went. Very well organized and great time.

1  Thank RATMANDUDE
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Mick W, Owner at Genuine Fishing Crested Wave, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you RATMANDUDE, for your review and compliment of me, Capt Williams, glad you enjoyed the day with us and nice point about our organization of the trip. Cheers Mick AKA Capt Williams, and the Crew

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

A great day out on the crested wave quite a few rays and some bream skipper did everything to put us on the fish, and he did we did a full day and was well looked after,never wanted for a drink the lunch was really...More

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Mick W, Owner at Genuine Fishing Crested Wave, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you for your positive review and rating of 5, very nice ! We will always try our best on every trip, sometimes it's easy and other times we have to work a lot harder at it, and it's normal for any proper charter boat...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Extremely disappointing! The worst ever.... We just sailed in the chopping sea for over three hours in search for the big fish! 4 Kids and me felt sick. We got to hold the fishing rods for 5 mts to catch bait only. Extremely uncomfortable journey....More

Thank Prem J
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Mick W, Owner at Genuine Fishing Crested Wave, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Prem, Sorry you did not have an enjoyable day, and may I 1st say sorry for not getting back to you, I did not purposely ignore you, I just had so much on and I forgot, I hold my hands up to that !...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my boyfriend on a fishing trip and was a bit nervous as I had never done it before. I needn't have worried as it was really great, the staff on the boat were fantastic and cut up all the baits and out it...More

Thank louiseham2018
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Chengang C
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Response from mark l | Reviewed this property |
Just visit the website and you'll find all the details there
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Chengang C
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Response from Charles C | Reviewed this property |
Yes the phone number you want is 0034629480610 ask for mick or jack or ring 0034922797469 you wont be disappointed on this boat ps im over at xmas cant wait good fishing
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