Captain
Phil Havlicek

Member since August 2017 Sausalito, United States
Background
I have had a love affair with the ocean all my life. I surfed into my late 40's and have owned boats for over 30 years. I have extensive experience in long-range fishing with over 10 Yellowfin Tuna catches, weighing in at 200+ lbs. My personal best Yellowfin Tuna catch was 270 lbs.
Techniques
trolling for salmon drifting for halibut live bait albacore

Hey, I'm Captain Phil Havlicek

Sausalito, United States
Background
I have had a love affair with the ocean all my life. I surfed into my late 40's and have owned boats for over 30 years. I have extensive experience in long-range fishing with over 10 Yellowfin Tuna catches, weighing in at 200+ lbs. My personal best Yellowfin Tuna catch was 270 lbs.
Techniques
trolling for salmon drifting for halibut live bait albacore

My Charter Listing

Reel Time Charters, LLC

5.0 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (46)
Sausalito
trips from $250

Customer Reviews

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5.0
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out of 5 stars from 46 reviews
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Limits of rockfish and some lingcod
Fishing with Phil
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
85%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Shellye N.
Houston, Texas
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Half day trip in the Bay of SF

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on May 1, 2021
This was such a wonderful trip for my husband and I. We caught multiple halibut, a bat ray and a striped bass. Our guide was...
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Graham J.
San Francisco, CA
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Half Day Trip With Captain Phil

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on March 28, 2021
Excellent captain and boat. Very enjoyable trip. Captain Phil was great company, very knowledgeable about where to go for the...
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Daniel P.
San Anselmo, California
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on May 28, 2021
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Eric J.
Pleasanton, CA
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Fishing with Phil

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on June 20, 2020
“I made reservations for this half-day, potluck (Halibut and Striper) trip back in March 2020. It was originally for May...
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Peter R.
San Francisco, California
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Phil is amazing, extremely worth your time

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on June 2, 2019
Let me start off by saying that the other reviews of Phil on this site aren’t just making stuff up or being nice - Phil earned...
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