Sea fishing in Oman

Are you a keen sea fisherman and looking for a new location in the warmth of the Indian Ocean?   If so, go sea fishing off the coast of Oman with this new and upcoming offering through Noukhada with our partners in southern Oman.  Examples of what you might catch.

The fishing techniques normally used are: popping; light cast; jigging and we can use live bait if you want.  We prefer catch and release but only once the evidence has been captured.  We recommend a start to each day of between 7am and 8am and a return at around 3pm, depending on how the day and the fishing has gone. 

There are 3 different fishing boats available.  The boats have a captain and an assistant to help you.

Normally guests like to cater for themselves but we can provide food by prior request.  We also will provide you with soft drinks all day.

The package is available from 1 October through to 30 April when the Oman fishing season is at its best and the fishing week is Saturday to Thursday.  There is no fishing on a Friday.

Location and how to get there

The villa is in the seaside town of  Shuwaymeyah and the fishing takes place on or around the islands surrounding Halaneyatt island.  There are flights daily from Muscat, Oman and Dubai, UAE to Salalah, Oman and it is then about three hours drive 300km north east from Salalah.  We can arrange airport transfer (one way) if you require for USD 350 or you can rent a car from the airport which gives you a bit more flexibility.

Pricing and payment

The price is USD 800 to USD 1,500 per boat per day and accommodation in our villa is USD 250 day.  The villa sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. and currently there are no other accommodation options in Shuwaymeyah so the package is the boat and the villa.  The minimum amount of days for booking is three days and the optimum is six days.  To secure a booking we require 100% payment one month prior to the booking.  Please note that tips for the drivers and guides are not included.

Availability and booking

For availability and booking please go to our booking page

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Kayak fishing

We have a modest fleet of fishing kayaks that can be transported out to the islands if required.  Currently there is no extra charge for these.

The boats

#1 – Al Mazrooee craft 38 ft with 2 X 250 Suzuki OBM. Full navigation system, Radio, Thuraya Satellite phone, Fish finder, lights, life jackets, winch.  USD 800 per day. Minimum rental is 5 days

#2 – Sea Master with 2 X 300 Mercury Verado OBM. Full navigation system, Radio, Thuraya Satellite phone, Fish finder, lights, life jackets, winch and toilet.  USD 1,000 per day. Minimum rental is 4 days

#3 – Al Mazrooee craft 40 ft with 2X300 Suzuki OBM ( 2015 Model ). Full navigation system, 2 AC’s/ electrical Generator, Radio, Radar, Thuraya Satellite phone, Fish finder, lights, life jackets, winch and toilet.  USD 1,500 per day. Minimum rental is 4 days

Accommodation

The villa is USD 250 per day.

Food

Normally most guests like to cater for themselves.  However, if you would like us to arrange the food please book.  Catering is USD 100 per day  for up to 5 people.  Early breakfast, snacks on the boat and dinner at night around 9 pm ( soft drinks like bottled water and Pepsi ….etc. will be available for free all the time ). Please note that we do not allow alcohol on the boats.

Fishing Gear

As keen fishermen we expect that you want to bring your own gear but, if you want to arrange fishing fear for rental, please inform us in advance and the price will be based on your requirements.

Cancellation and refund

Cancellations received 20 days or more prior to the trip date will be refunded in full. Cancellations received less than 20 days are non-refundable.

Sorry but the accommodation non-refundable.

If we cancel the trip due to bad weather, your trip will be rescheduled depending on the days not used for fishing. If no date has been agreed on, you will be refunded.

If we cancel the trip due to mechanical problem, charter will refund the days not used for fishing (but most of the time, the charter has back-up boats).

The charter does not refund sea sickness issues. Should you decide to cut short the trip because of sea sickness, you will still be charged in full. If you are prone to motion sickness, we suggest you take a sea sick pill 1-hour to 30-min before the trip.