Affinity Charters

1771 Clark Hills Circle
Johns Island SC, United States

Affinity Charters is a family-friendly company based in Charleston, South Carolina. That area has a rich variety of fish species and attracts passionate anglers all around the world. If you want to experience some fine angling with a native Captain – look no further!

Your trip with Affinity Charters will be aboard a brand-new 24-foot boat, which comes powered by a 300 HP Yamaha engine. The navigational electronics include a GPS, a fish finder, and a VHF radio. There is a live bait tank on board the vessel, as well as a shower for your maximum comfort on the water. The boat also has a wireless trolling motor to ensure a dry ride. Up to 6 guests are welcome to join the adventure.

Affinity Charters offers a variety of trips to choose from. Each package can be customized to suit any angler’s needs. It doesn’t matter whether it’s your first time on the water or if you are a professional fisherman: The Captain is a great teacher and enjoys sharing his knowledge with his guests. Your main fishing techniques will be fly fishing with TFO, Sage, and Ross gear, as well as spinning and light tackle. You can fish inshore, 3-10 miles nearshore, or reefs and flats.

Depending on the season and what is biting, you will be targeting Ladyfish, Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Black Drum, Black Seabass, Little Tunny, Tapon, Cobia, Jack Crevalle, Amberjack, Sharks, and many other different species. Apart from that, Affinity Charters offers a two-hour Harbor cruise, during which you will be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the region and even watch dolphins!

Your trip with Affinity Charters will include your fly fishing equipment, as well as rods, reels, tackle, lures, live bait, and fishing licenses. If you want, you can feel free to bring your own drinks and food with you.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 400
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    This package includes light tackle action on the best spots of the area. You will take a short ride to the calm waters and will get a chance to admire the beautiful nature in between the bites. The departure time can vary!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Fly Fishing
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 75
    each additional person
    On this trip, you will be fishing inshore, checking what is biting. Your main technique will be fly fishing and light tackle. You will be able to target Spotted Seatrout, Tarpon, and many more species! The departure time can vary!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Black Drum

Jack Crevalle
Little Tunny (False Albacore)

Seabass (Black)
Shark (Great White)
Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Sportsman (Center console) originally built in 2018. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine.

24 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment


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


Book with 30% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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:
American Express

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

About the Captain

John Ward
Johns Island, South Carolina, United States
Member since January 2017
Captain John Ward has over 34 years of experience in fishing. He is a full-time guide and holds a 100-ton USCG Masters License, as well as two current IGFA world records. He was born and raised in South Carolina and his knowledge of the zone and the ecosystem is second to nothing. John has grown an excellent reputation and always works hard to put his friends and guests on fish.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%