Stellar Charters offers inshore and offshore fishing excursions for all levels of anglers, from novice to pro. Captain Hector Soto is a USCG-licensed captain and Army veteran with years of experience fishing the Atlantic waters of Georgia. He specializes in trolling and bottom fishing and caters each trip based on your needs and desires.

You’ll spend the day fishing from a 23’ Sea Fox center console, outfitted with top-of-the-line navigational electronics, safety equipment, and fishing amenities. The boat is spacious and accommodates up to 4 guests comfortably, including children of all ages. There’s a toilet on board and plenty of room to sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Capt. Hector will take you bottom fishing over reefs and wrecks for delicious bottom-dwelling species such as Gag and Scamp Grouper, as well as Mangrove and Red Snapper. Other reef fish you’ll be able to target include Barracuda, Amberjack, Kingfish, and Wahoo. Capt. Hector will also take you trolling for False Albacore, Cobia, Striped Bass, and many more.

You’ll be provided with state-of-the-art Penn rods and reels, as well as live bait and lures. Your fishing license is also included, as well as fishing cleaning and filleting services. All you have to bring are snacks, drinks, sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses and the rest will be taken care of.

Capt. Hector offers 10% discounts to all current and former military members. It’s a small token of appreciation for their service and he genuinely enjoys giving back to the community in any way possible. Just bring a valid ID and you’re all set.

Get ready for an incredible adventure off the coast of Midway, Georgia and load the captain’s boat up with monster fish. Stellar Charters will make sure your time aboard is worth every dollar spent, so invite the family, pack your bags, and start planning your trip today!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Group Snapper Banks and Navy Towers
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $850
    A fishing adventure and beautiful nature scene 20 to 60 nautical miles offshore. You will be doing trolling and bottom fishing for different species like Black Sea Bass, Triggerfish, Grouper, Snapper, Barracuda, Kingfish, Amberjack, and others. It provides the anglers with a unique fishing experience in the artificial reefs, wrecks, and around the Navy Towers out of the GA coastal waters. This trip accommodates up to 4 anglers.
  • Private trip
    Offshore Near Coastal Shipwrecks
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $650
    A fishing adventure and beautiful nature scene 5 to 10 nautical miles offshore. You will be doing bottom fishing for different species like Black Sea Bass, Triggerfish, Grouper, Snapper, Barracuda. It provides the angler with a unique fishing experience in the artificial reefs and wrecks out of the GA coastal waters. This trip accommodate up to 4 anglers.
  • Private trip
    Navy Towers – Solo Angler
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,100
    You will be doing bottom fishing for 8 hours, targeting different species like Black Sea Bass, Triggerfish, Grouper, Snapper, Barracuda. It provides the angler with a unique fishing experience in the artificial reefs, shipwrecks, Snapper banks, and Navy towers 20 to 60 miles out of the GA coastal waters. This trip is only for one angler.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) 4 PAX
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $450
    Enjoy a fun morning of inshore fishing with Stellar Charters and get ready to load the boat with delicious fish. Your main targets for the day include Striped Bass, Black Seabass, Mangrove Snapper, Snook, and many more. You'll be provided all necessary fishing tackle and licenses as well. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks, and don't forget your sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Solo Angler
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $900
    Solo angler fishing trip. You will be doing bottom fishing for 8 hours, targeting different species like Black Sea Bass, Triggerfish, Grouper, Snapper, Barracuda. It provides the angler with a unique fishing experience in the artificial reefs and wrecks 5 to 10 miles out of the GA coastal waters. This trip is only for one angler.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Solo Angler (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $600
    Enjoy a fun morning of inshore fishing with Stellar Charters and get ready to load the boat with delicious fish. Your main targets for the day include Striped Bass, Black Seabass, Mangrove Snapper, Snook, and many more. You'll be provided all necessary fishing tackle and licenses as well. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks, and don't forget your sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses!
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About the Captain

Hector Soto
Midway, Georgia, United States
Angler's Choice
48 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
51 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since June 2019
Captain Hector Soto is an army veteran who enjoys fishing and putting smiles on his customers’ faces. He specializes in trolling and bottom fishing on light tackle and targets a wide range of species, including Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Kingfish, and more. He offers 10% military discounts for current and former service members and invites families with children to join in on the action. If you like the outdoors and you’re lookin’ to catch monster fish in the Atlantic Ocean, then join Stellar Charters and get ready for an awesome adventure with Capt. Hector!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)
Cobia Cobia

Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Little Tunny (False Albacore) Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Seabass (Black) Seabass (Black)

Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Snook Snook
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Sea Fox (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki 4 stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
PayPal

Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
81%
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Austin T.
Cypress Gardens, FL
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Bachelor party goes offshore fishing.

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) 4 PAX on June 18, 2021
Where do I even begin with Captain Hector. This was by far one of the BEST fishing charters around. Once we left the dock,...
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Dan H.
Brunswick, GA
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Whole Day Trip with Captain Hector

VERIFIED   Offshore Near Coastal Shipwrecks on May 1, 2021
We were supposed to go 10 miles out, but the waves were too big and too frequent.  Captain Hector said it would be too dangerous,...
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Jerry N.
Jonesboro, GA
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Funny Day

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) 4 PAX on August 21, 2021
Went fishing **hidden content** with Captain Hector Soto. There were 3 generations of my family..Grandson ,Son and myself.We...
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Heather C.
Macon, GA
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Half a day with Hector

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) 4 PAX on August 28, 2021
My husband and sons had an inshore, 5 hour trip with Hector. They had a blast! He took care of everything, was very knowledgeable,...
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Brody M.
Winder, GA
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Half Day trip with Captain Hector!

VERIFIED   Group Snapper Banks and Navy Towers on July 2, 2021
Even though the weather wouldn’t cooperate, it was worth every penny getting out there and grinding it out catching about...
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FAQs about Stellar Charters

Stellar Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per person - 5 Hour Trip – Solo Angler (AM) (5 hours)
  • $450 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) 4 PAX (5 hours)
  • $450 per person - 8 Hour Trip – Solo Angler (8 hours)
  • $550 per person - Navy Towers – Solo Angler (8 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Offshore Near Coastal Shipwrecks (8 hours)
  • $850 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Group Snapper Banks and Navy Towers (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Stellar Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Stellar Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn )
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Tips expected )
  • Fishing License

Stellar Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Stellar Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Stellar Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Cobia
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Little Tunny (False Albacore)
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snook
  • Wahoo