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The boat is nice size and well maintained. The captains of this company are professional, kind, patient, and highly knowledgeable. They will make sure you catch a lot of fish and have fun doing it!
Excellent
5.0 / 5
The boat is nice size and well maintained. The captains of this company are professional, kind, patient, and highly knowledgeable. They will make sure you catch a lot of fish and have fun doing it!
Ultimate Fishing Adventures–Holmes
Ultimate Fishing Adventures–Holmes
The water is hot, so the fish are lazy. The baitfish don't last all day in the tank, so go in the morning and be ready to finish up around noon. From what the Captain stated, May and October are probably the best months. But we had great success in July.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
The water is hot, so the fish are lazy. The baitfish don't last all day in the tank, so go in the morning and be ready to finish up around noon. From what the Captain stated, May and October are probably the best months. But we had great success in July.
Reel Experience Fishing Charters
Reel Experience Fishing Charters
During the summer it’s hot, pop up rain can happen but the fishing is great.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
During the summer it’s hot, pop up rain can happen but the fishing is great.
Captain Kirby's Fishing Charters
Captain Kirby's Fishing Charters
Absolutely. We booked a mid afternoon charter and still brought home some fish. We look forward to a morning trip next
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Absolutely. We booked a mid afternoon charter and still brought home some fish. We look forward to a morning trip next
Frayed Up Fishing Charters
Frayed Up Fishing Charters
It’s all about the captain and crew!! This captain knew what he was doing and the crew worked to make the day enjoyable!
Excellent
5.0 / 5
It’s all about the captain and crew!! This captain knew what he was doing and the crew worked to make the day enjoyable!
Florida Fishing Charters – 36' Boat
Florida Fishing Charters – 36' Boat
Listen to your Captain and don't be afraid to ask questions. They know the area best and know what to expect. Be prepared for heat so overextend yourself or your guests.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Listen to your Captain and don't be afraid to ask questions. They know the area best and know what to expect. Be prepared for heat so overextend yourself or your guests.
Niche Fishing Charters
Niche Fishing Charters
One word HOT- recommend fishing early morning or late evening. Catch was great!
Excellent
5.0 / 5
One word HOT- recommend fishing early morning or late evening. Catch was great!
AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!
AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!
Book a morning in shore trip with Captain Andrew/Chasin Limits Charters. Great captain, great boat and great day of fishing. Everything was awesome start to finish. Captain Andrew asked us which fish we wanted to target then proceeded to put us on all 3 we asked to catch and two more species as well. Great trip
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Book a morning in shore trip with Captain Andrew/Chasin Limits Charters. Great captain, great boat and great day of fishing. Everything was awesome start to finish. Captain Andrew asked us which fish we wanted to target then proceeded to put us on all 3 we asked to catch and two more species as well. Great trip
Chasing Limits Charters
Chasing Limits Charters
Fishing from Bradenton was off the chart, this place is a hidden gem. The fishing opportunities are out of this world and a generous community has ample support for any of your needs. The weather is like most of Florida and can or will change at any time so just go out and fish.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Fishing from Bradenton was off the chart, this place is a hidden gem. The fishing opportunities are out of this world and a generous community has ample support for any of your needs. The weather is like most of Florida and can or will change at any time so just go out and fish.
Chummy Fishing Charters
Chummy Fishing Charters
As soon as your bait hits the bottom, you’re going to get a hit on it. Are you good enough to catch the big ones?
Excellent
5.0 / 5
As soon as your bait hits the bottom, you’re going to get a hit on it. Are you good enough to catch the big ones?
Ultimate Fishing Adventures–Holmes
Ultimate Fishing Adventures–Holmes
Captain Kyle was very welcoming and made sure we did not left empty handed. We tried two separate spots and caught good fish
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Captain Kyle was very welcoming and made sure we did not left empty handed. We tried two separate spots and caught good fish
Reelentless Experience
Reelentless Experience
Zach is very knowledgeable, professional and equally entertaining! Great trip and fun time for all! Will most definitely enlist his services again.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Zach is very knowledgeable, professional and equally entertaining! Great trip and fun time for all! Will most definitely enlist his services again.
Landing Zone Fishing Charters
Landing Zone Fishing Charters
Book with someone experienced and has been in the area for a while. They can be a better resource than just for fishing.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Book with someone experienced and has been in the area for a while. They can be a better resource than just for fishing.
Island Boat Tours & Adventures
Island Boat Tours & Adventures
First timers, I would definitely recommend you research the captains and vessels before making a decision on who to book with while in Bradenton. I did and it led me to Capt. Louis. He's knowledgeable, friendly and will work with even the most novice of anglers to guarantee a memorable experience. But above all, have fun!
Excellent
5.0 / 5
First timers, I would definitely recommend you research the captains and vessels before making a decision on who to book with while in Bradenton. I did and it led me to Capt. Louis. He's knowledgeable, friendly and will work with even the most novice of anglers to guarantee a memorable experience. But above all, have fun!
Island Boat Tours & Adventures
Island Boat Tours & Adventures
Being our first time saltwater fishing I don’t have any recommendations.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Being our first time saltwater fishing I don’t have any recommendations.
AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!
AMI Charter Fishing – Fish Guaranteed!
Can be hot make sure to bring hats, sunglasses and plenty of drinks on ice.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Can be hot make sure to bring hats, sunglasses and plenty of drinks on ice.
Full Boat Charters – Kids Fishing, est. 2005
Full Boat Charters – Kids Fishing, est. 2005
Make sure you bring sunscreen and sun protective clothing and be ready for a great day on the water.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Make sure you bring sunscreen and sun protective clothing and be ready for a great day on the water.
Captain Kirby's Fishing Charters
Captain Kirby's Fishing Charters
Great place to get some action. Captain Doug will keep the children interested and busy catching fish
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Great place to get some action. Captain Doug will keep the children interested and busy catching fish
Jewel Of The Bay Charters
Jewel Of The Bay Charters
I would definitely recommend fishing in Palmetto. 2 hour trip was good but 4 would have been great.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
I would definitely recommend fishing in Palmetto. 2 hour trip was good but 4 would have been great.
Coastal Bound Charters
Coastal Bound Charters
Captain Louis went out of his way to provide a high quality tailored fishing trip, he taught us how to fish and took us to several hot spots. My son caught so many fish he lost count. Smiles all around for the adventure. We all loved it. We would book with him in the future.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Captain Louis went out of his way to provide a high quality tailored fishing trip, he taught us how to fish and took us to several hot spots. My son caught so many fish he lost count. Smiles all around for the adventure. We all loved it. We would book with him in the future.
Island Boat Tours & Adventures
Island Boat Tours & Adventures