Full Circle Sportfishing

If you are looking for a deep sea adventure, then Full Circle Sportfishing is for you. With over 30 years of experience, and having won over one million dollars on various fishing tournaments, Captain Mike is a great choice for your next fishing trip. In his own words, Full Circle Sportfishing offers one of the “fastest, largest and most completely updated charter boats in Fort Lauderdale!”

The “Full Circle II” is a customized 56’ Viking with a fast 28-knot cruise and a 34-knot top end.  The interior is immaculate, with 2 large sofas, a 52” TV with Direct TV, 3 bathrooms, A/C, microwave, full-size refrigerator in the cabin, and insulated in-deck coolers. She has everything you need to enjoy a perfect day on the water.

This boat has been tried and tested in many tournaments, and on her Capt. Mike has won Ocean City Tuna Tournament, the Ocean City Canyon Kick-Off, the White Marlin Open, and the Bahamas Billfish Classic. They offer one of the most experienced, friendly, and professional crews in Fort Lauderdale. They know the best places to fish to make sure you have the most memorable day. You will fish a range of methods. Capt. Mike and his First Mate will talk you through the basics and have you fishing like a pro in no time.

Capt. Mike will have you targeting Mahi Mahi, Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Snapper, Shark, and Kingfish to name a few. All billfish will be released, but any meat fish are filleted and bagged for you to take home at the end of the trip. You only have to decide how you will cook it!

All that’s left to do is bring your two small coolers for food and drink (or one large cooler) and meet Captain Mike for your deep sea fishing adventure with Full Circle Sportfishing!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Swordfish Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    $1,650
    price breakdown
    $1,650
    This long trip gives the experienced angler the chance to go after the deep sea predator, the Swordfish. You'll be using methods and gear best suited for going after Swordfish. These high migratory species will give you an awesome fight. A permit is needed to go after Swordfish, but 4 can be kept per boat.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,200
    price breakdown
    $1,200
    The crew will use a variety of methods to get you on the fish. You'll kite fish, use live bait, and troll too. Expect to catch Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Snapper, and more. Great for more experienced anglers. Don't forget your food though! You will need to keep up your energy. The fishing license for the day is included.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $900
    price breakdown
    $900
    A 6 hour trip allows the boat to get to the edge of the Gulf Stream and find bigger and more fish. Most charter boats in Fort Lauderdale simply don't have the speed to do a 6 hour trip to the edge, get a good day of fishing in, and get back. By getting to the fish faster means you'll have more time fishing! You'll be able to target Mahi Mahi, Marlin, and Wahoo. Your fishing license is covered by the boat, please bring your own food and drink.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    Deep sea fishing for up to 6 anglers. Target fish include King Mackerel, Sharks, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and more. The shorter trip is better suited for people new to deep sea fishing. You will not head out as far at the longer trips. Please remember to bring your snacks! The fishing license for the day is included in the price.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    This trip is great for those that are not the biggest fans of waking up early! You will target Sailfish, Mahi-Mahi, Kingfish, hard-fighting Hammerhead Sharks, Wahoo, and Snapper. Don't forget your snacks and sunscreen! The fishing license for the whole group is included in the price.
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About the Charter Operator

Fullcircle Sportfishing
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
2 Fishing Reports
40 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since August 2016
Captain Mike has almost 30 years of experience. He is a keen angler and has competed in many fishing tournaments over the years. He has won over a million dollars in fish tournaments! His first mate, John, holds the state record for hooking a Mako Shark, with a staggering weight of 738 lbs. You are in safe hands with this dynamic duo!

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Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Sailfish Sailfish

Swordfish Swordfish
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Viking (Convertible) originally built in 1998, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 1200HP MAN engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 36 knots.

Length
56 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.59
out of 5 stars from 38 reviews
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Crew
Experience
Sweet wahooooo!
Half Day Trip
First tuna for the little guy
+36
Angler Rating
29
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
89%
Friendly captain
94%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
88%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
85%
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Joseph M.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 5.00
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   January 3, 2020
I have been fishing for over 30+ years and have chartered in Ft. Lauderdale many times without much success.Well, that ended...
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Eric J.
Wellington, FL
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  July 30, 2020
Can’t recommend these guys enough! We had a blast with them and they wouldn’t settle for junk fish and when the bite slowed,...
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Brian T.
Lehigh Acres, FL
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Full day locals trip

VERIFIED   NEW  August 8, 2020
Probably the nicest charter boat around. Good local knowledge and techniques.
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Robert W.
Orlando, FL
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6 hour trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   February 10, 2020
These guys are awesome! Captain Mike and crew were very knowledgeable and put us on the fish. The weather was crazy and it...
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 12, 2020
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