Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed!

Voted Best Charter on Siesta Key! We Guarantee Fish on every trip at Sarasota Sport Fishing! Our Florida Native Guides will Provide the Best Experience on Anna Maria Island, offering years of Local angling experience. We are one of the Only True FL Native Guide Services operating.

On your trip, we will target Gag Grouper, Goliath Grouper, Red Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Gray Triggerfish, Snook, 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 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’ Privateer with a pilot house that can carry up to 6 passengers comfortably with partial shade. It comes with all the essentials no fishing machine can run without. We provide rods and reels, as well as lures. Live bait is 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 can tell you more.

It’s always wise to bring sunglasses, sunblock (non-spray), and 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. Tips are always greatly appreciated for your captain.

Go ahead and treat yourself to a day on the water with Sarasota Sport Fishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 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, stop at a sandbar to take a dip, or do 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, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 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 the trip is fully customizable and up to you! Bait, tackle, license, rods, and reels included. Catch and release, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    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. Catch and release, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 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. Catch and release, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip Sunset - Inshore
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 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, stop at a sandbar to take a dip, or do 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, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. 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
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $499
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this Casual Half Day 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, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $499
    Great for kids or experienced anglers; this Casual Half Day 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, but if you want some dinner just ask your captain. and as always Catch Fish Guaranteed!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $579
    Our private Inshore Fishing Charters are great for all ages & skill levels. Snook trout, redfish, snapper, flounder, and sheepshead are common catches. Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Lets Go bend Some rods!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $579
    Our private Inshore Fishing Charters are great for all ages & skill levels. Snook trout, redfish, snapper, flounder, and sheepshead are common catches. Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Lets Go bend Some rods!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 23 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $699
    Looking for BIG fish, Offshore is where they are! Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Charters are fun for everyone! Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Permit, King Mackerel, and Sharks are common catches.
    Types of fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Offshore (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $699
    Looking for BIG fish, Offshore is where they are! Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Charters are fun for everyone! Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Permit, King Mackerel, and Sharks are common catches.
    Types of fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $699
    Our private Inshore Fishing Charters are great for all ages & skill levels. Snook trout, redfish, snapper, flounder, and sheepshead are common catches. Fish are guaranteed on every trip!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $699
    Our private Inshore Fishing Charters are great for all ages & skill levels. Snook trout, redfish, snapper, flounder, and sheepshead are common catches. Fish are guaranteed on every trip!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $799
    Our Full Day Private Inshore Fishing Charters are great for all ages & skill levels. Snook, Trout, Redfish, Snapper, Flounder, and Sheepshead are common catches. Fish are guaranteed on every trip!
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Flats Fishing
    Backcountry Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $849
    If you want the BIG ones or meat to take home, this is where we find them! Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Charters are fun for everyone! Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Permit, King Mackerel, and Sharks are common catches.
    Types of fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck 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
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Offshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $849
    If you want the BIG ones or meat to take home, this is where we find them! Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Charters are fun for everyone! Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Permit, King Mackerel, and Sharks are common catches.
    Types of fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck 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
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $999
    If you want BIG Fish or to take home dinner this is where we find them! Fish are guaranteed on every trip! Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Charters are fun for everyone! Grouper, snapper, cobia, permit, King mackerel, and sharks are common catches.
    Types of fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Handline
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Permit
    Permit
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Seabass (Black)
    Black Seabass
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Gag)
    Gag Grouper
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.6 / 5
out of 5 stars from 70 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
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Wonderful memories made!
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
83%
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Heidi J.
Excellent
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Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Wonderful memories made!

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on June 7, 2024
Captain Jeff made our whole trip fun, exciting, and educational.  We boarded the boat and felt welcomed right away. Capt....
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Sarasota fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour Trip Sunset - Inshore on May 22, 2024
Sarasota sport fishing is a great charter. I took me and my four kids for a three hour fishing trip. We got tons of fish brought...
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Jon M.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Captain Dave is great!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (PM) on May 22, 2024
The day before our fishing trip my wife fractured her tibia and tore some ligaments in her knee. Captain Dave took especially...
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Ann H.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Made my Grandson’s Year!!!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) on March 27, 2024
Captain David took us to three great fishing spots and to Edward’s Island beach for a swim. We caught (and released) mangrove...
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Cheryl Z.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Awesome fishing trip with Captain Karl!

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) on February 14, 2024
What an awesome fishing trip we had today with Captain Karl! My in laws, husband and two kids (ages 12 and 14) and I did a...
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FAQs about Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed!

Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed! offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $299 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 2 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) (2 hours)
  • US $299 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 2 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) (2 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) (3 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) (3 hours)
  • US $399 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 3 Hour Trip Sunset - Inshore (3 hours)
  • US $499 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $499 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $579 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $579 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $699 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $699 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Offshore (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $699 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 6 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM) (6 hours)
  • US $699 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 6 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (PM) (6 hours)
  • US $799 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 8 Hour Trip –Inshore/Nearshore (AM) (8 hours)
  • US $849 per group, additional US $849 per person after 4 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM) (6 hours)
  • US $849 per group, additional US $849 per person after 4 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Offshore (PM) (6 hours)
  • US $999 per group, additional US $50 per person after 4 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Offshore (AM) (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed!, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS Simrad NSS EVO 3
  • Fishfinder Simrad NSS EVO 3 with sidescan 3 in 1
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor Rhodan Spot Lock
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed! include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Bottled Water included at no charge)
  • Fishing License

Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed! offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed! offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Sarasota Sport Fishing, Fish Guaranteed! include:
  • Cobia
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Permit
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon

Meet the Charter Operator

AMI Charter Fishing
Sarasota, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & license verified
145 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
Reece H.
Captain
Andrew S.
Captain

About this listing

Targeted species

Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Grouper (Goliath) Goliath Grouper
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Boat specs

Privateer (Pilothouse) originally built in 1984, and restored in 2023. Powered by a 250HP Tohatsu engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 39 knots.

Length
24 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
Drift Fishing
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Simrad NSS EVO 3
Fishfinder
Simrad NSS EVO 3 with sidescan 3 in 1
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Rhodan Spot Lock
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Bottled Water included at no charge
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 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
Available only on inshore nearshore offshore trips
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and release Only on all "fish and Fun" Trips

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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