Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing

Join Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing and have a great day fishing in Tampa, Florida. You and Captain Tony will explore the south Tampa Bay area and search for many prized fish that dwell in these productive waters. Bring the whole family and have a terrific time in nature fishing nearshore waters, flats, as well as the shallow backcountry waters of the beautiful Tampa Bay!

Your trip will start on a 22’ Ranger bay boat, a reliable vessel that can accommodate up to 4 anglers. It uses a 200 HP Suzuki engine that can reach a maximum cruising speed of 38 knots, has got modern navigation technology that features GPS, a fishfinder, and radio, and is equipped with a livewell to supply you with live bait.

Using light tackle, you’ll have the chance to reel in many fine fish species, some of them being Jack Crevalle, Tarpon, Spanish Mackerel, and Bluefish. Children are free to join the trip. As for catch policies, you can choose either to keep your fish or release it back into the water.

Captain Tony’s got you covered for all the fishing gear, which includes rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. As he also provides you with fishing licenses, yours is only to bring your favorite food and drinks before you depart.

Come aboard and have a fun fishing experience with Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $500
    You'll spend 4 hours of inshore fishing and enjoy the water. Bring something to eat and drink and start your adventure.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $600
    5 hours on the water give you even more time to fish the inshore waters and enjoy nature. Bring your food and drinks, come aboard, and have fun!
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About the Captain

Tony Frankland
Tampa, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
ID & License verified
37 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2014
Captain Tony grew up in Tampa Bay and has always had a passion to catch fish. He turned that passion into catching fish for others and helping them have a great time on the water.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bluefish Bluefish
Cobia Cobia
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Redfish Redfish

Boat specs

Ranger (Bay boat) originally built in 2008. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 38 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
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 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

Not included in the trip

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 35 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (19)
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
97%
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Steve C.
Wrentham, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half Day Trip with Captain Tony

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on April 17, 2022
My wife and two grandchildren went fishing with Captain Tony yesterday. We had an awesome time. Captain Tony went above and...
Steve C. recommends Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing
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Tom M.
Tampa, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Great half-day trip!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on April 4, 2022
We had a fantastic time with Captain Tony!  He was expertly prepared and worked hard to get us on some great fishing.  ...
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Bernard K.
Tampa, FL
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

October fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on October 31, 2021
Captain Tony’s knowledge of the fishing holes for in shore fishing around Tampa Bay is outstanding.  I have fished...
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Jonathan B.
Waynesville, MO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Awesome trip we caught fish

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on May 30, 2022
Took my son n his friend wife n I Captain Tony was friendly helpful and knowledgeable. We caught fish at every location lucky...
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MICHAEL J.
Tucson, AZ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on May 16, 2022
Very honest guide! Fish were finicky so we had to work hard to catch them. Every place we went had fish but if they weren’t...
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FAQs about Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing

Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $600 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 5 Hour Trip (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Fishing License

Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing offers the following fishing technique:
  • Light Tackle

Top targeted fish species with Capt Tony Frankland Inshore Fishing include:
  • Bluefish
  • Cobia
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Redfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon