Captain
Jeff Elder

Member since March 2017 Destin, United States
Background
Having started running charters in 2015, Boat Charter Destin has run over 1,000 fishing trips in the Gulf of Mexico, and in Destin's inshore waters. They cater mainly to vacationers and families, encouraging parents to get their children hooked on fishing. Since 2017, the company has bought new boats and hopes to continue its 5-star service long into the future.

Hey, I'm Captain Jeff Elder

Destin, United States
Background
Having started running charters in 2015, Boat Charter Destin has run over 1,000 fishing trips in the Gulf of Mexico, and in Destin's inshore waters. They cater mainly to vacationers and families, encouraging parents to get their children hooked on fishing. Since 2017, the company has bought new boats and hopes to continue its 5-star service long into the future.

My Charter Listing

Boat Charter Destin (All Inclusive)

4.4 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (97)
Destin
 2 bookings in the past week.
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trips from $875

Customer Reviews

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4.4
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
78%
Friendly captain
94%
Recommend this charter
81%
Appropriate for children
84%
Satisfied with the boat
90%
Catch intended fish
60%
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Josh D.
Corydon, IN
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5 hour trip with Captain Jeff

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on October 14, 2021
We had a great trip with Boat Charter Destin and Captain Jeff. We had 3 kids with us & my 6 year old said later on that night...
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Lenny M.
Beatrice, NE
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5hr with Captain Jeff

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on December 27, 2021
Captain Jeff was great, really personable and gave us several good tips if we venture out on our own.  Consistently had us...
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Cliff J.
Destin, FL
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6 hour near shore trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on August 7, 2021
Captain Jeff worked hard and as a result we had a great day. We caught quite a few Dolphin and a vermilion snapper, some Bonita...
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Michelle S.
United States
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6 hour with captain Jeff

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on August 1, 2021
We had a great fishing trip!!!!! Captain Jeff was great with the kids and very patient. The water was very choppy and we still...
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Al H.
Holmen, WI
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Half day with Captain Jeff

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on November 26, 2021
This was our first time off shore fishing, and we can’t wait to go back.  Weather was a little cold, but we still caught...
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