Yachtfish Fishing Charters

795 39th Avenue Northeast
St. Petersburg FL, United States

Yachtfish Fishing Charters provide fishing trips on the beautiful waters of Tampa Bay. They have their own fleet of custom-built boats as well as a reputation of being one of the best in the area. Having over 25 years of experience, Yachtfish Fishing Charters will satisfy the needs of any angler, pro to beginner.

Step aboard one of their boats, a spacious 25-foot center console, powered by a 300 HP Yamaha engine. The vessel has a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots and is rigged with a GPS, a fish finder, and a VHF radio. With its wireless trolling motor and an anchoring system, the boat can comfortably stay where you want it to. What is more, there is a live bait well onboard.

Taking up to six anglers to the waters of Tampa Bay for up to eight hours, Yachtifsh Charters are sure to provide you with the most memorable inshore experience. A day out with them will see you targeting a variety of species, such as Cobia, Tarpon, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, and many more.

Your trip will include rods, reels, tackle, fishing licenses, live bait, and lures. The crew will also serve refreshing drinks. At the end of the adventure, your catch will be cleaned and packaged for you to take home. You may want to bring some snacks with you.

With focus and passion, Yachtfish Fishing Charters offer spectacular fishing experience. Join in the adventure now!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 850
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    This package is ideal for any angler, who wishes to have a memorable and eventful day out on the waters of Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches. You will be going for Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, and many more!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 650
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    During this trip, you will head to the waters of Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches to target Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, Trout and many more!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    US$ 550
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Fishing the waters of Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches for all different types of Species, including Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Trout, and more.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Cobia
Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish

Snook
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon

Boat Specs

Avenger (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 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

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
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% 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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.

About the Captain

Matt Douglas
St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
Member since December 2016
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Captain Matt Douglas is the founder of Yachtfish Charters and is a licensed United States Coast Guard 100 ton Master Captain. Matt grew up on the waters of Tampa Bay and lived and worked in Costa Rica for over 11 years. He has extensive experience in Central America, the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas, and Florida. Captain Matt is a tournament winning fisherman who has an intense passion for boating, fishing, and creating lifetime memories for his Clients. These passions, combined with his experience, were the catalysts for Yachtfish. Captain Matt is laser focused on what he enjoys the most, and knows the best, in Tampa Bay and Costa Rica.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

St. Petersburg Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.89 out of 5 stars from 3 reviews

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We had a great half day fishing experience.  Garrett was a fantastic captain brought us right into the fish - we caught loads of snook and a few trout.

Fished March 29, 2018
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I’m an ex- charter boat owner and operator from Broome Western Australia, and I expect a lot. And when you have the bar raised that high you tend to be disappointed in how other operators treat you.
We’ll that was not the case with Captain Matt and his crew, their level of local knowledge and experience ensured me I’d made a good decision when I went with Yacht Charted. They know their stuff.
RickyD

Fished November 28, 2017
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Fished July 9, 2017
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