Take A Day Off Fishing Charters and Capt. Thomas Dominguez invite you to explore the estuaries of Tampa Bay, Florida. Come aboard and enjoy a world-class fishery, pristine waterways, beautiful sandy beaches, vast grass flats, and those beautiful mangrove shorelines.

If you are just visiting or have the privilege of calling this area home, the beautiful sights of Tampa Bay won’t disappoint. Capt. Thomas Dominguez has been fishing the Tampa Bay waterways his whole life and will put you on a fishing experience of a lifetime. Whether you are a novice angler or a seasoned veteran, Capt. Thomas has the talent, knowledge, and personality to make your day an all around great experience.

On the many fishing charters that Capt. Thomas offers, you will be fishing with live and artificial baits. Some of the many potential fish that you will target with Capt. Thomas are Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Cobia, and Trout to name a few.

Your fishing vessel for the day will be a 22’ Century bay boat equipped with a 250 HP Yamaha motor. This boat is fitted with all the gear needed to make the fishing venture safe and promising.

If you’re looking to get away from the hustle of everyday life, take a day off and come aboard. All trips include top-notch fishing equipment, licenses, bait, and lures. If catching fish of a lifetime is on your bucket list, be ready to have an amazing time.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $450
    If you are looking for an amazing way to spend 4 hours, this trip is just right for you! You will be able to enjoy a relaxing morning on the water, fishing for Trout, Snook, Redfish, and other species.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $450
    If you are looking for an amazing way to spend 4 hours, this trip is just right for you! You will be able to enjoy an exciting afternoon the water, fishing for Trout, Snook, Redfish, and other species.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Jul 1
    $650
    Rise and shine! On this trip, you'll be heading out at 8:00 AM to target Tarpon. The Silver King is a favorite and allows for an action-packed day of fun fishing. Just remember to "Bow to the King" when he jumps out of the water!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $650
    Come fish for the Silver King on the afternoon!
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About the Captain

Thomas Dominguez
Tampa, Florida, United States
16 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
46 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2017
Born and raised in the Tampa Bay area, I've been fishing since I was able to hold a fishing pole on my own. I have a passion and respect for our Florida estuaries. I have a passion for fishing like no other. I believe in bringing true happiness to my clients through my abilities to find and locate fish. The smiles on my clients' faces say it all... So come aboard and be ready to enjoy a wonderful day on the water.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Blacktip Shark
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snook Snook

Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Century (Bay boat) originally built in 2006. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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

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Customer Reviews

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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Beautiful day on the water

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 18, 2021
Captain Thomas was nothing but amazing. It was a slow day, but it wasn’t lack of effort for sure. Captain was very accommodating...
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Red Bank, NJ
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Great half day trip!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (PM) on November 30, 2021
He put us on fish fast and often. Great trip! I’ll be back for sure.
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on October 23, 2021
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6 hour Tarpon trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM) on June 2, 2020
By far the most memorable fishing trip of my life. Capt. Dominguez was great company and took us in with open arms. Being 18...
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Great Day Off with Capt. Thomas Dominguez

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Snook (Evening) on March 14, 2020
Had a great afternoon fishing with Capt. Thomas. We met right on time as scheduled, great communication. Knew exactly where...
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FAQs about Take A Day Off Fishing Charters

Take A Day Off Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM) (6 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (PM) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Take A Day Off Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Take A Day Off Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait (Prepared in advance)
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Water)
  • Fishing License

Take A Day Off Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing (Up to 9 miles offshore)
  • Reef Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Take A Day Off Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Take A Day Off Fishing Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Cobia
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon