Boat Charter Destin

If you’re looking for top-tier service in one of the hottest fishing spots on the planet, you’re looking for a tall order. Luckily, Boat Charter Destin with some of area’s best captains is just that. Specializing in offshore trips, you can also let your captain know if you’d like to stay in the bays and explore the rich inshore waterways near the Panhandle coast. Whatever you choose, you’re in for a fun-filled day of fishing.

Hop aboard this 27’ Sea Hunt center console. Her twin Yamaha engines will move you at a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots, so you’ll start hooking right away. Don’t worry about having to play favorites with family or friends, you can bring up to 5 fishing pals on this journey. The boat’s layout allows all of you to fish in comfort, without tangling lines. With a fully-functioning toilet on board, you can rest assured that you’re in for a smooth trip.

No matter your tastes or preferred fishing grounds, the captain will know how to make the most of your trip. From battling Bull Redfish to trolling for Kingfish, you can do it all. Are you a bottom fishing fanatic? Snappers and Groupers are on the catch list. Up for an epic fight? Amberjack and Cobia are ready to give you a real challenge. Whatever you want, your captain can make it happen.

All the necessary gear will be provided, so just bring some sunscreen, sunglasses, and some snacks. If you want to get the most out of your trip, feel free to pack some snorkeling equipment. Remember to pack a cooler as well, as the captain will clean and fillet your tasty catch at the end of the day. Get ready to cast off on an unforgettable fishing adventure in some of the world’s most famous fishing waters with Boat Charter Destin.



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  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $785
    up to 6 persons
    Deep Sea Charter Fishing in the Destin Area. Enjoy Gulf of Mexico Bottom Fishing with live bait and hook up on the fun and tasty fish like; Red Snapper, White Snapper, Trigger Fish, Grouper, Vermilion, Black Sea Bass and Amber-jack or we can get you on some lighter tackle with much smaller baits for targeting almost all the species of the reef and surrounding bottom. We also can hit the bay for some Reds or Trout.
  • Private trip
    Morning Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $725
    up to 6 persons
    Spend your morning heading offshore to some productive reefs in search of some beautiful, exciting, and delicious fish species. Going after Snappers, Triggerfish, Groupers, Black Seabass, and Amberjack, try fishing the bottom with some live bait. If you want to go after a wider range of fish, use some smaller bait on lighter bait to entice the bite.
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About the Captain

Ryan Garcia
Destin, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
48 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since March 2017
Having started running charters in 2015, Boat Charter Destin has run over 1,000 fishing trips in the Gulf of Mexico, and in Destin's inshore waters. They cater mainly to vacationers and families, encouraging parents to get their children hooked on fishing. Since 2017, the company has bought new boats and hopes to continue its 5-star service long into the future.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag)

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish
Shark (Porbeagle)
Snapper (Mangrove)

Snapper (Red)
Spotted Seatrout
Triggerfish (Gray)

Boat Specs

Sea Hunt (Center console) originally built in 2017. Powered by 2 150HP Yamaha V6 Offshore engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Flounder Gigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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

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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4.67
out of 5 stars from 47 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
4 Hour Trip with Captain Ryan
Great day
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+38
Angler Rating
36
9
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1
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
95%
Catch intended fish
69%
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Scott B.
New Orleans, LA
 5.00
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Captain Ryan put us on the fish!

VERIFIED   NEW  November 29, 2019
From the moment we met Captain Ryan I knew we were in good hands. I appreciate his emphasis on safety first and then fishing...
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Brett A.
Ambler, Pennsylvania
 5.00
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Fabulous trip with Capt. Brian

VERIFIED   August 31, 2019
After a last minute change in our vacation from the Keys to Destin due to the hurricane I was concerned we would not be able...
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Blake S.
Destin, FL
 5.00
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6 hour morning trip with Captain Guy

VERIFIED   August 14, 2019
One word, WOW! Father and 2 adult sons from North Carolina just experienced a life time memory. Didn’t think possible...
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Gregory P.
Louisville, KY
 5.00
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5 hour trip with Captain Townsend

VERIFIED   October 5, 2019
Captain Townsend is obviously very knowledgeable in what he does. The sight-fishing allowed us to catch multiple tripletail....
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Celvin D.
Winder, Georgia
 5.00
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Caption Brian

VERIFIED   August 24, 2019
We had an amazing time on this trip with captain Brian put us rite on the fish we had an amazing time great captain very knowledgeable...
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