Deep Water Charter LLC

(6) In demand!
800 Scallop Dr
Port Canaveral FL, United States

Deep Water Charters invites you down to Port Canaveral for a fantastic day in the Atlantic Ocean. They are located just a short drive from Walt Disney World and a quick ride from the warm waters just 30 miles offshore.

Whether you are looking for a half a day, a full day trip, or anything in between, Deep Water Charters is at your disposal. Enjoy a day of fishing with experienced professionals who have the time and the patience to assist and guide you. They will share the secrets, put you on seasonal species, and show you the hot spots.

Target anything from bottom dwellers to pelagics. Get your hands on Snapper, Grouper, Seabass, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Sailfish, Marlin, Amberjack. Barracuda, Kingfish, Cobia, various types of Sharks, and who knows what else. As soon as you leave Port Canaveral, it’s fish on!

If you are lucky enough, you might even spot the northern right whale passing by the boat. They come to the shores from December until March. Sea turtles and birds are also there - just book a trip to enjoy it all!

Deep Water Charters will welcome you aboard the ‘Alexandra Marie.’ She is a 40’ Hatteras with two Detroit engines for more security and speed. The Alexandra Marie can comfortably accommodate up to six anglers.

The Alexandra Marie boasts a clean head, a full Tuna tower to spot any action going on beneath the surface, a nice salon, a couch to take a nap on, a galley, and a TV. As well as that, she is fully rigged with latest electronics and professional accessories.

The crew will provide you with everything you need for a successful trip; just bring your hat and sunscreen. When you are done catching and return to shore, the crew will clean, bag, and ice the fish. All you have to do is the cooking!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    9 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 980
    up to 6 persons
    This package is for the most enthusiastic anglers. You will be checking the bite 30-40 miles offshore. On this trip, you will be mainly trolling and bottom fishing for Shark, Sailfish, Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, Kingfish, and many more. Please note that a 20% tip is NOT included in the price.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Charter
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    7 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 880
    up to 6 persons
    Trolling and Bottom Fishing Past 20 Miles
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 780
    up to 6 persons
    This morning trip will begin with a short drive to get you to the hottest spots around. You will be fishing up to 20 miles out for Mahi Mahi, Kingfish, Snapper, and many other species. Please note that 20% will be added to the price of the charter for the Mate, who works independently.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 780
    up to 6 persons
    This afternoon trip is great for those who are busy in the morning. You will be fishing up to 20 miles offshore for Cobia, Kingfish, Snapper, Sailfish, and who knows what else? A 20% tip will be added to the price of the charter for the Mate, who works independently.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Sailfish
Seabass (Black)
Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Mutton)

Triggerfish (Gray)
Tuna (Bigeye)
Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2017. Powered by 2 500HP Detroit engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 22 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Drift 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
Catch cleaning & filleting
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 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 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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

About the Captain

Tony Dugas
Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
Member since June 2014
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Captain Tony Dugas has been mastering the cast for over four decades. His professional repertoire includes the waters from Louisiana and Miami to Port Canaveral. Captain Tony's preferred style is a combination of trolling and bottom fishing to achieve a balanced day of offshore fishing.
Response time: 2 hours
Response rate: 93%

Port Canaveral Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

3.67 out of 5 stars from 6 reviews

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Fished June 29, 2018
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1. The night before the trip, Capt Tony called to see if we might want to cancel because the weather might not be good, but he would “leave it up to us to decide, but if we leave the marina you will be charged the full amount.”- All weather forecasts that we found reported good weather for that day-so we chose to go on the trip.
2. We were scheduled for 7-11, but Capt Tony suggested that we actually leave at 8 instead, not sure why , but OK, assuming he meant 8-12 instead.
3. Once we got to the marina, the Capt notified us that his Mate did not show up, so a friend of his would help instead-The friend stood and smoked cigarettes the ENTIRE trip.
4. Capt Tony would only allow us to put out 2 fishing poles, even though we were scheduled for six fishermen.
5. The boat engine was smoking most of the trip and obviously having mechanical problems
6. At approx. 1025, Cap Tony decided that we were going back to the marina. Over 1 and a half hours early!
7. When we got back, his friend informed us that he was “late for his real job” and had to leave
8. Then, Capt Tony informed us that he would not charge us the 20% gratuity for his friend, as if he was doing us a favor, but proceeded to charge us the entire amount for the trip!
My husband and I are both very familiar with deep water fishing and charters.We were both very appalled and feel as though we were taken advantage of.  We never should have paid him, due to his lack of service.  I wish someone would contact me from your company about this.  I don’t want other people to get the same treatment that my family received.  Thank you, Wendy Jones 989-640-5366

Fished April 5, 2017
Tony Dugas (The Captain)
Replied to this review on April 16, 2017

Hi Wendy Just wanted to reach out because of your bad trip. 1. You guys booked a near shore beach trip, they run from 8 to 12 for morning trips. The call the night before was due to a forecast of 4x4 at 20 knots. Even though it might be sunny and pretty on land it is usually very different on the ocean. We had cancelled the afternoon for that reason. When I explained this to your husband you said that you still wanted to go. 3. The mate did not show because all of the charter boats had cancelled their trips and the mate did not think anyone would go out with the forecast. We did only because it was a near beach trip Not a Deep Water Trip. The friend was a Captain from another charter boat that had cancelled their trip and agreed to come so that you guys could go out. I not sure how you kept up with whether he smoked cigs or not because he never left the Bridge of the boat well away from everyone. We never run 6 lines bottom fishing and less if the water if rough so that we don’t spend all the time untangling all the lines. 5. Yes we did blow a 20,000 dollar engine (sorry for that) but we kept you guys fishing with one engine, that was not in the plans. 6 If you are familiar with Charters you know that your 4 hour trip was Dock to Dock, all Charters are Dock to Dock, which put you leaving a little before 8 and returning around 12 noon. We are sorry that you feel taken because we took 100 dollars of the trip price. We were just trying to be fair with your challenging rough brown dirty water trip.

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I book with these guys about every 6 months. We do this charter because we found the boat to be the most comfortable around. The captain and mate are very customer oriented and attentive to our needs. Anyone can take you to bottom fish for 3-5 pounds, but no one works harder to put you on a truly memorable fishing experience. That said credibility is stellar and that is another reason we keep coming back. Captain Tony is my choice for Captain of the year

Fished February 15, 2017
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