Flataddicted - Orlando FL

Flataddicted specializes in light tackle flats fishing, going out on the water 365 days a year. You’ll fish with local Captain Tom Carver, who has had everyone on board his boat from young children to celebrities. Book a trip with him and see why so many people return time and time again.

When visitors think of Orlando and the Central Florida area they imagine the exciting theme parks, thrilling rides and one-of-a-kind attractions. What many visitors of Orlando don’t realize is that Orlando fishing is just as exciting! The East Coast of Orlando is known as the Redfish capital of the world! It offers visitors a different experience of Florida and the Orlando area than they are used to.

Hop on board his 24’ Ranger bay boat, that can have up to 6 anglers fishing comfortably without tangling lines. With a 225 HP Yamaha engine, and Capt. Tom’s extensive knowledge, you’ll be on top of the fish all day.

On the menu are Redfish, Trout, Snook, Tarpon, Grouper, Snapper, Sharks and many other species. Captain Tom will provide everything you’ll need for an adventure of a lifetime. He will teach you about the techniques he uses to catch these fish while explaining the different wildlife you’ll see.

This is a family-friendly environment for kids and adults of all ages. No matter your skill level, you are welcome on board.

You are welcome to bring along food and drink – let the captain know before the trip if you are bringing refreshments, and he will prepare a cooler on board with ice for you to put your goodies into.

So book now and come down and enjoy a fishing adventure of a lifetime with Flataddicted and Capt. Tom.

Please note that masks are mandatory on board during the duration of the trip.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $598
    price breakdown
    $598
    A full day trip will give you all the time you need to explore the inshore waters of Indian and Banana rivers in search of Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, Seatrout, and more. Depending on the weather and the group size, you may also get the option to go nearshore and fish for Snapper, Grouper, Flounder, Tripletail, or Kingfish.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    price breakdown
    $500
    Explore the inshore waters of Central Florida on this 7 hour trip. You'll get the chance to hook into many different species such as Redfish, Seatrout, Tarpon, Snook, and more. Based on the weather and group size, there's also the option of going nearshore and targeting Grouper, Snapper, Flounder, Tripletail, Kingfish, and more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    Banana River and Indian River are home to many exciting inshore species such as Redfish, Snook, Seatrout, and even the mighty Tarpon. A 6 hour trip will give you plenty of time to prowl these productive waters while still not being as long as a full day. Depending on the weather and the group size, you may also head further out and fish nearshore for Kingfish, Snapper, Grouper, Tripletail, Flounder, and more.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $398
    price breakdown
    $398
    Add an extra hour to your half day and spend it fishing the exciting inshore waters of Central Florida. Redfish, Seatrout, Snook, and other species can all be caught on this trip. Nearshore fishing may also be an option depending on the size of your group and the weather. There you'll have the chance to reel in Snapper, Grouper, Kingfish, tasty Tripletail, and more.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $350
    price breakdown
    $350
    A 4 hour trip is a great option for beginners and experts alike. It's short enough to leave you with some time in your day but long enough to give you ample opportunity to reel in fish. Fishing inshore, you'll target Redfish, Snook, Seatrout, and more. Depending on the group size and the weather, you may be able to head further out and fish nearshore for Snapper, Grouper, Tripletail, Kingfish, and other species.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $300
    price breakdown
    $300
    Head out for a quick 3 hour inshore fishing adventure. You'll prowl the waters of Indian and Banana rivers looking for Snook, Redfish, Seatrout, and other inshore species.
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $250
    price breakdown
    $250
    A 2 hour trip is ideal if you're a beginner looking to test the waters or if you're simply short on time but still want to wet a line. You'll have the opportunity to catch Redfish, Sea Trout, Snook, Tarpon on the inshore waters of the Indian and Banana rivers.
  • Private trip
    1 Hour Fishing Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    1 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $198
    price breakdown
    $198
    Central Florida offers both beginners and expert anglers the opportunity to catch Redfish, Sea Trout, Snook, Tarpon on the inshore waters of the Indian and Banana River. Depending on group size or weather conditions you could also hook into Snapper, Grouper, Flounder, Tripletail, or Kingfish on the nearshore water of Cape Canaveral.
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About the Captain

Tom Carver
Titusville, Florida, United States
22 Fishing Reports
45 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2015
"I’ve managed the fishing program for the Ritz Carlton Orlando, guided TV personalities for their fishing shows, taken famous people in the film industry, and was also featured for my guiding in magazines and on the radio." Captain Tom Carver knows this area really well, and takes a lot of pride in his job of giving customers a great experience. He wants you to experience Florida fishing as it should be.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish

Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Tarpon Tarpon
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Ranger (Bay boat) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 225HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 30 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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4.5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

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4 hour trip. Had a lot of fun Captain Tom  was great. Great family trip. Would recommend !!!!
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Friendly captain
100%
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95%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
81%
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VERIFIED   5 Hour Flats Fishing on March 3, 2020
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4 hour trip - Mosquito Lagoon.

VERIFIED   4 Hour Flats Fishing on August 6, 2018
Captain Tom is a great guide for the Mosquito Lagoon. He was a pleasure to work with from the very moment our booking was verified....
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