Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 55 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Wonderful fishing charter!!
Wonderful fishing charter!!
Wonderful fishing charter!!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
73%
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Tracy C.
Durham, New Hampshire
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Amazing day with Captain "Jack"!

VERIFIED   2.5 Hour Trip - Weekend & Holidays on August 4, 2019
My 12 year old son and I just finished a fantastic day on the water with Captain “Jack”!  The trip was exactly what we...
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Alex K.
Fairfield, CT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Perfect day on the water

VERIFIED   2.5 Hour Trip - Weekdays (AM) on July 1, 2019
Captain “Jack” (John) took us on a great trip!  You can tell he loves being out on the water and meeting new people. He’s...
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Justin P.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Awesome Trip!

VERIFIED   2.5 Hour Trip - Weekdays (AM) on July 6, 2021
Best experience ever. Captain John was great for us first time fishers and the children loved it. Especially when they caught...
Justin P. recommends Bell 8 Charters
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Thomas P.
Suffield, CT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Day trip with Captain Jack

VERIFIED   2.5 Hour Trip - Weekdays (AM) on August 5, 2019
Took my two teenage boys for a day of fishing. Jack met us at the marina where he went over the safety aspects of the vessel,...
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James W.
Farmington, Connecticut
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Charter with Captain Jack

VERIFIED   2.5 Hour Trip - Weekdays (AM) on August 5, 2021
We had an excellent experience. Captain Jack was knowledgeable, friendly and his experience was evident and we always felt...
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