Amelia Island Charters – For Family

Bring your family to Fernandina Beach, Florida and let Amelia Island Charters show you the best of these waters. Join Captain Scott Stewart for inshore fishing or simply come aboard to enjoy the surrounding views. No matter how you choose to pass the time, you and your family will have an experience to remember!

A roomy 26’ Pontoon boat can carry up to 6 passengers in comfort. This spacious vessel features a large top providing shade from the sun and comfortable seating. Children of all ages will enjoy fishing Amelia Island aboard this boat. On board you will find everything you need, including a wireless trolling motor, a live bait well, and Penn fishing gear.

While bottom fishing inshore you may catch Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Black Drum, Whiting, a variety of Sharks, and more. You can keep your catch and Capt. Scott will clean and fillet it for you. He also offers wildlife tours, perfect for avid photographers and the entire family. On this tour you can see dolphins, manatees, otters, and numerous species of birds such as pelicans and ospreys.

Capt. Scott’s sightseeing cruise takes you along the Amelia River waterfront, by Old Town, Fort Clinch, and Cumberland Island. Or you can request a dinner trip to the historic city of St. Mary’s, GA, where you will find some of the best seafood and steaks around. An ice chest and ice are available if you wish to bring food and drinks on board.

You’ll be provided with a fishing license as well as rods, reels, and tackle for inshore fishing trips. Wildlife, sightseeing, and dinner cruises last a minimum of 2 hours and may be extended for $100 an hour. These trips can also be tailored to your requests.

Departure times for all trips are flexible throughout the day. Book your charter and Capt. Scott will contact you to discuss details and preferences.

Join him today and have a fishing experience your whole family can enjoy Amelia Island Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $800
    price breakdown
    $800
    Spend the day with your family fishing inshore for Redfish, Flounder, Spotted Seatrout, sharks, and more. You can keep your catch and Capt. Scott will clean it for you. A fishing license and all gear are provided. Departure time is flexible, depending on your request and when the best fishing is available. Book your trip and Capt. Scott will call you to discuss the details.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Bring your family aboard for Amelia Island fishing! You will bottom fish inshore for Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Sharks, and more. A fishing license and all gear are provided. You may keep your catch and Capt. Scott will clean it for you. Departure time is flexible throughout the day depending on your interests and when the best fishing is available. Book your trip and Capt. Scott will call you to discuss the details.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    Enjoy bottom fishing inshore for Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Sharks, and more. A fishing license and all gear are provided. You can keep your catch and Capt. Scott will clean it for you. Departure times are flexible throughout the day; book your trip and Capt. Scott will call you to discuss your interests and when the best fishing is likely to be available.
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About the Captain

Scott Stewart
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
11 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since July 2017
Capt. Scott has been guiding charters for the past 13 years. Before that, he spent over 30 years in the ship building business, all the while adding to his 65 years of fishing experience. He invites you to come and enjoy one of his family friendly charters out of Amelia Island, Florida.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Bonnethead) Shark (Bonnethead)
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)
Shark (Lemon) Shark (Lemon)

Shark (Nurse) Shark (Nurse)
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

A&M (Pontoon) originally built in 2005. Powered by a 150HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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
Disabled Accessible

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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (2)
4.83
out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
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Half day trip with Captain Scott
Half day trip with captain Scott.
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Kristen P.
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
 5.00
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Great trip!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 8, 2020
Our family had so much fun fishing! The boat was very comfortable and Captain Scott was so knowledgeable.  We will definitely...
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Lewis H.
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 5.00
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on July 23, 2020
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David J.
Atlanta, GA
 5.00
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Fishing with Scott

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on May 26, 2019
Captain Scott was great.  Very knowledgable and worked with all members of our party, including a first time fisherman,...
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Justin P.
Maple Heights, OH
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Half day trip with Captain Scott

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 15, 2019
Captain Scott did a nice job. He was really good with our 3 sons. Made it fun and taught them a lot about fishing.
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John C.
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Hard working captain

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on June 8, 2018
We really enjoyed fishing with Captain Stewart.  He involves everyone in the fishing experience.  Very knowledgeable...
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