Gulf Coast Charter Service welcomes you to Bokeelia, Florida. Join Captain Fabian Guerrero, a friendly and skilled angler who’ll take you to the best fishing spots in the area. Explore inshore and nearshore waters around Pine Island and search interesting flats as well as the backcountry.

Your trip will start on a 22’ Pathfinder bay boat powered by a 200 HP Suzuki engine that can reach a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots. It can sit up to 4 guests. It’s equipped with quality GPS, fishfinder, and radio systems for navigation, and has also got a livewell.

Using light tackle, you and the captain will be spinning and drift fishing for many intriguing species that roam this part of Florida. Some of them include Mangrove Snapper, Tripletail, Spotted Seatrout, Blacktip Shark, Spanish Mackerel, and more. You’re free to choose whether you’ll keep your catch or release it back to the water.

Captain Fabian’s got you covered for all the fishing gear you’ll need for your trip as well as for licenses. The gear includes rods, reels, tackle, and lures all waiting for you on the boat. Pack your favorite food and drinks to stay fresh during the trip, and you’re set to go!

Gulf Coast Charter Service and Captain Fabian invite you to Bokeelia for a memorable fishing experience. Book today and have a wonderful time on the water.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Tarpon
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,000
    If you're looking for an ultimate inshore fishing experience, Tarpon fishing is where it's at! Grab the opportunity to fight these prehistoric beasts and learn what it means to bow to the Silver King!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $850
    A full day trip will give you time to fish for as many as 8 hours. Take your food and drinks and prepare for a sea adventure.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Tarpon
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $800
    Spend 6 hours fishing for what's probably the most exciting inshore fish out there – Tarpon! These acrobatic fish will put up a challenge and provide you with memories to last you a lifetime. Just bring your food and drinks, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat and you'll be good to go.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $650
    For more fishing excitement, pick this 6-hour trip and enjoy the chase as well as the beautiful Floridian nature.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $450
    This trip is an excellent choice if you'd like to go fishing but don't have much time throughout the day. 4 hours will be more than enough for you to relax and enjoy fishing and will save you time for other things you have to do.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $450
    This trip is an excellent choice if you'd like to go fishing but don't have much time throughout the day. 4 hours will be more than enough for you to relax and enjoy fishing and will save you time for other things you have to do.
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About the Captain

Fabian Guerrero
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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51 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since January 2020
Captain Fabian Guerrero is an experienced and cordial angler whose mission is to make your stay on the water as best as possible. Join him and explore the beautiful and rich Floridian nature.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bonito Bonito
Cobia Cobia
Redfish Redfish
Shark (Blacktip) Blacktip Shark

Sheepshead Sheepshead
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snook Snook
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Pathfinder (Bay boat) originally built in 2005. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning
Drift Fishing

Amenities

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

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Fort Myers to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
Checks

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Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Christal H.
Marietta, GA
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Snooks galore!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 30, 2021
We had an awesome time on the water with Captain Fabian. He was very knowledgeable of the area and brought us to a variety...
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John S.
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Fantastic trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on July 23, 2021
The entire experience was outstanding - scheduling was easy, great communication, and the fishing was awesome! This was the...
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Alan W.
Cape Coral, Florida
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Always the best day!

NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on November 26, 2021
A relaxing yet fast pace fishing trip, Fabian is a top notch boat captain and extremely knowledgeable when it comes to catching...
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Brian B.
Osseo, MN
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Half day with captive Fabian

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (PM) on November 22, 2021
We arranged the 1/2 day trip with Fabian the day before so timing worked well for us.  He picked us up at a public...
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Charlie R.
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Great Time with a Great Guide

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 8, 2021
Really nice and personable captain, good quality equipment and a super clean boat. Great experience for me, my teenage daughter,...
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FAQs about Gulf Coast Charter Service

Gulf Coast Charter Service offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $450 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $800 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (6 hours)
  • $850 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)
  • $1,000 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Tarpon (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Gulf Coast Charter Service, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Gulf Coast Charter Service include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Fishing License

Gulf Coast Charter Service offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Gulf Coast Charter Service offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Gulf Coast Charter Service include:
  • Bonito
  • Cobia
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail