Charter Operator
Freedom Tours - Fishing Unlimited

Member since February 2014 San Pedro, Belize
Background
Freedom Tours - Fishing Unlimited is run by Captain Gilbert (Hilly Boo) Lara, a local fisherman who was born and raised on La Isla Bonita, Ambergris Caye. He has been offering guided tours in the area for nearly thirty years, steadily growing his fleet of boats that he has built and designed himself specifically for charter fishing trips in the local area. All trips with Freedom Tours are held by experienced local captains, who will show you the best of what the area has to offer, whether you want to try deep sea, reef, or flats fishing.

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San Pedro, Belize
Background
Freedom Tours - Fishing Unlimited is run by Captain Gilbert (Hilly Boo) Lara, a local fisherman who was born and raised on La Isla Bonita, Ambergris Caye. He has been offering guided tours in the area for nearly thirty years, steadily growing his fleet of boats that he has built and designed himself specifically for charter fishing trips in the local area. All trips with Freedom Tours are held by experienced local captains, who will show you the best of what the area has to offer, whether you want to try deep sea, reef, or flats fishing.

My Charter Listings

Freedom Tours – The Reel Deal

37 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $450

Freedom Tours - Lucky Strike

5 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours – Fishing Unlimited

3 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours – Mister B

3 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours - Little Hooker

16 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours – Carly

2 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $450

Freedom Tours - Trolling Passion

60 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Fishing Reports

Sail fishing in Belize

April 24, 2016

Had a great day! 15 min after leaving the dock, we had a sailfish on! After about 30 min of fight on 30 lb test , finally landed it ! 75lb plus ! Also caught a few tunas to… Read Full Report →


Great fishing day

November 13, 2015

Rain or shine does not stop us from catching fish down here with us at freedom tours fishing unlimited! Half day deepsea fishing under a tropical storm! Fish with the best! Capt hillyboo! Read Full Report →


Marlin fishing with freedom tours Belize

May 16, 2015

Had a great day! Landed a 20 lb dorado as soon as we came out, and not much longer after that hooked up to a 256 lb blue marlin! Fought it for 1hour 10 min and finally landed it… Read Full Report →


Big king fish .

May 08, 2015

Had a great trip. Caught some nice tunas that day, a nice sailfish , and at the end of the day , just as I was about to pull in the lines this smoker hit. A 50 lb king… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (53)
4.30
out of 5 stars from 126 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Barracuda
Fishing with Hillyboo
January fishing trip
+50
Angler Rating
73
33
15
2
3
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
82%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
87%
Appropriate for children
83%
Satisfied with the boat
89%
Catch intended fish
77%
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Monica P.
Belize City, BZ
 5.00
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Half Day Reef fishing with Captain Ernest

VERIFIED   February 16, 2020
Ernest and Clarence were awesome and fun to fish with. It was very personal and friendly. It was more than I expected as far...
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David H.
New Brunswick, NJ
 4.33
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Half Day Deep Sea (AM)

VERIFIED   October 6, 2019
They pick us up at the pier our hotel (way north on the Caye) and brought us to the larger boat we were going to use, which...
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Anne R.
Columbus, OH
 5.00
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Excellent trip!  Greg and Captain Andy were very friendly and accommodating.  They helped us catch.  Guided...
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Britt B.
Farmington, NM
 5.00
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Full day fishing the flats

VERIFIED   December 17, 2019
Was fun — used bait (sardines) and spin casted. I caught a sting Ray and others caught snapper. Daughter hooked a tarpon...
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Forrest W.
San Antonio, TX
 5.00
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Fishing with Hillyboo

VERIFIED   February 8, 2020
Awesome morning of fishing, reeling them in, one after another. Captain kept my line baited,  Greg swam for conch bait....
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