AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!

Voted Best Family Fishing Charter on Anna Maria Island. We Guarantee you catch Fish at AMI Charter Fishing! Our Florida Native Guides will provide the best experience on Anna Maria Island, offering years of local angling knowledge and expertise. We are one of the only Anna Maria Island Native Guide Services operating.

On your fish and fun fishing trip, we will target Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Gray Triggerfish, Snook, Redfish, Sheepshead, Pompano, Permit, Shark, Cobia, Flounder, Spotted Seatrout, King and Spanish Mackerel, and more. On these trips, it’s common to troll and bottom fish using light or heavy tackle. We also offer fly fishing, but you may need to bring your own fly gear.

Kids are always welcome aboard! Child-sized life vests are available, But you can bring your own for comfort. Also, remember to bring snacks so that nobody gets grumpy on an empty stomach!

Your trip begins aboard a 25’ C-Hawk center console that can carry up to 6 passengers. It comes with all the essentials that no fishing vessel can run without. We provide rods and reels, as well as lures. Live bait is also included.
The charter boat covers your fishing license, just show up ready for some fishing! Be mindful that some species may have special rules or limited seasons. Simply ask and your captain and he can tell you more.

It’s always wise to bring sunglasses, sunblock (non-spray), and drinks or snacks. Bottled water will be available for you. Alcohol is allowed in moderation, just be sure to avoid hard liquor as well as glass bottles. Please tip your captain accordingly.

Go ahead and treat yourself to a day on the water with AMI Charter Fishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Fun Fishing (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $299
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this casual adventure is just as it says, FUN. Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all the trip is fully customizable and up to you! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. Catch and release trip, And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Fun Fishing (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $299
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this casual adventure is just as it says, FUN. Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. Catch and release and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Trolling
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Evening
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    US $299
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this casual adventure is just as it says, FUN. Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all the trip is fully customizable and up to you! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. Catch and release trip, And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip –Fish and Fun (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $399
    Relax and bend some rods, great for kids or experienced anglers, this fishing adventure is a guaranteed good time! Big fish, Small fish, If it's biting we can catch it. Trips are fully customizable, Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip –Fish N Fun (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $399
    Relax and bend some rods, great for kids or experienced anglers, this fishing adventure is a guaranteed good time! Big fish, Small fish, If it's biting we can catch it. Trips are fully customizable, Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Sunset
    In demand! Last booked: 21 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    US $399
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this casual adventure is just as it says, FUN. Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all the trip is fully customizable and up to you! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Fish And Fun (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $499
    Let's bend some rods, great for kids or experienced anglers, this Half Day fishing adventure is a guaranteed good time! it half day we can really target quality fish! If it's biting we can catch it! Trips are fully customizable, Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stop at a sandbar to take a dip, or do a little bit of it all! Bait, tackle, license, rods and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip –Fish And Fun (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $499
    Let's bend some rods, great for kids or experienced anglers, this Half Day fishing adventure is a guaranteed good time! it half day we can really target quality fish! If it's biting we can catch it! Trips are fully customizable, Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stop at a sandbar to take a dip, or do a little bit of it all! Bait, tackle, license, rods and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Triggerfish (Gray)
    Gray Triggerfish
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Sunset
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    US $499
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this casual adventure is just as it says, FUN. Spend all of your time fishing, exploring the local waterways for wildlife, stopping at a sandbar to take a dip, or doing a little bit of it all the trip is fully customizable and up to you! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. And as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.6 / 5
out of 5 stars from 110 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (106)
Lots of fun!
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
63%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
85%
Caught fish
95%
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James B.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great Father’s Day trip.

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip –Fish And Fun (AM) on June 15, 2024
Me and my family recently had the pleasure of going on a fishing charter with Captain Jeff and it was truly a fantastic experience....
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Travis W.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Great fishing trip with the kids!

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Hour Trip – Fun Fishing (AM) on July 13, 2024
I took my two kids (11 and 13) on a two hour morning trip. Captain Sully did a great job explaining everything and making sure...
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Kendall D.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fish seriously guaranteed!!!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Fish And Fun (PM) on February 28, 2024
It was an awesome experience! Our captain was the best!! His experience and knowledge alone makes the charter worth it. But...
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Erryn G.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great morning on the water!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip –Fish And Fun (AM) on July 4, 2024
We had a great time out in the water today! We caught a lot of fish and our captain was incredibly helpful and encouraging...
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Casey G.
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CPT Chris

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Fish And Fun (PM) on July 4, 2024
We took our whole family on a 1/2 day trip CPT Chris had us on fish within 40 minutes and we kept on catching consistently...
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FAQs about AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!

AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed! offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $299 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 2 Hour Trip – Fun Fishing (AM) (2 hours)
  • US $299 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 2 Hour Trip – Fun Fishing (PM) (2 hours)
  • US $299 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 2 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Evening (2 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip –Fish and Fun (PM) (3 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip –Fish N Fun (AM) (3 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Sunset (3 hours)
  • US $499 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Fish And Fun (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $499 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip –Fish And Fun (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $499 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip Fish and Fun - Sunset (4 hours)

When you book a trip with AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS Simrad NSS EVO 3
  • Fishfinder Simrad NSS EVO 3with 3 in 1 transducer
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor Rhodan GPS spot lock
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed! include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Bottled Water included)
  • Fishing License

AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed! offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed! offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed! include:
  • Cobia
  • Flounder
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • Permit
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout

Meet the Charter Operator

AMI Charter Fishing
Holmes Beach, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & license verified
217 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2023
Our local and highly knowledgeable fishing Captains will ensure the best possible fishing experience. These waters are known for snappers, groupers, and a wide variety of other species and we will show you how to catch them. We have a trick or two up our sleeve and the only way to learn is to join us for a fun day out on the water!
Our Team
Jeff L.
Captain
Justin H.
Captain
Karl P.
Captain
David M.
Captain
Andrew S.
Captain
Chris R.
Captain
Chris H.
Captain

About this listing

Targeted species

Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Grouper (Goliath) Goliath Grouper

Boat specs

C-Hawk (Center console) originally built in 1985, and restored in 2022. Powered by a 250HP Tohatsu engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 38 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Simrad NSS EVO 3
Fishfinder
Simrad NSS EVO 3with 3 in 1 transducer
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Rhodan GPS spot lock
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Bottled Water included
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Captain will not have time to filet your catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release ONLY on all "Fish and Fun" trips
Catch and Release Mandatory
Fish and fun trips are Strictly catch and release

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
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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