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

34 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $450

Freedom Tours - Lucky Strike

3 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

1 review
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours - Little Hooker

10 reviews
San Pedro
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trips from $250

Freedom Tours - Carly

1 review
San Pedro
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $450

Freedom Tours - Trolling Passion

46 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 (46)
4.29
out of 5 stars from 98 reviews
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Crew
Experience
Fishing with Hillyboo
July fishing trip
July fishing trip
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Angler Rating
54
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2
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
84%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
87%
Appropriate for children
88%
Satisfied with the boat
88%
Catch intended fish
77%
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Richard J.
San Pedro Town, BZ
 4.00
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Fishing with Hillyboo

VERIFIED   January 29, 2019
Well, no fish were caught but I certainly don’t blame the crew.              
Richard J. recommends Freedom Tours - The Reel Deal
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Allison Q.
Kirkland, WA
 4.33
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Lagoon Adventure- fun, but desired more fishing

VERIFIED   September 22, 2018
My husband and I had a wonderful time with Capt. Luis for a lagoon adventure and cookout.  We were able to catch barracuda...
Allison Q. recommends Freedom Tours - Trolling Passion
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Rick C.
Belize City, Belize District
 5.00
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NIce relaxing day with Capt.Byron

VERIFIED   May 4, 2018
NIce day to be on the water. Went out got some sardines for bait and headed to the reef. Caught really nice cuda’s,...
Rick C. recommends Freedom Tours - Trolling Passion
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William S.
Belize City, Belize District
 5.00
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Awesome trip!!

VERIFIED   January 17, 2018
The boat arrived at our hotel early.  We were fishing in just a few minutes.  Crew was the best.  They made...
William S. recommends Freedom Tours - Mister B
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Shawn H.
Belize
 2.67
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Full day deep sea

VERIFIED   June 25, 2019
I booked a trip on the “reel deal” but was met by the “Carlie” instead. Not the kind of boat I wanted.  No open...
Shawn H. does not recommend Freedom Tours - The Reel Deal
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