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Enjoy a Fishing Charter in Bonita Springs

The picture-perfect Florida town of Bonita Springs is known for its lovely, relaxing beaches and its many amenities for holidaymakers who come to the area. The tropical, luxurious feel of the Bonita Springs beaches and surrounding villas makes it a highly coveted holiday destination. If you’re planning a trip to one of our Bonita Springs rentals, you’ll be happy to learn that the area is also a prime fishing location. In this article, we’ll outline the best fishing charters for newbies and experienced anglers alike.

man holding a fishing pole

Flats Hound Fishing Charters 

Flats Hound is an excellent company that offers a range of charters for fishing enthusiasts of all levels, and for families who want to experience fishing on our crystal blue waters and enjoy the Bonita Springs weather. Captain Sullivan is an experienced fisherman who knows every inch of the southwest Florida waters, making him the ultimate guide for both inshore and offshore fishing. 

On each charter, you’ll get the chance to learn the skills required. Hopefully, you’ll catch a rewarding trout or grouper to take back to shore with you. 

With Flat Hound, you’ll be provided with a valid fishing licence, custom rods and reels, life vests, tackle and bait, and two ice chests. 

Sweetwater Adventures

If you’re interested in deep sea fishing in Bonita Springs, Sweetwater Adventures is definitely worth checking out. This wonderful company offers 4-6 hour backwater fishing in Estero Bay. You’ll have access to your own 35ft pontoon fishing boat, perfect for family or group fishing adventures. 

If you’re lucky, you’ll catch pompano, snapper, trout, mackerel, sheepshead, and more. Choose your trip based on your skill level, and you’ll receive all the attention, training, and supplies you need. If you’re lucky, you’ll catch a big one, and get the picture and experience of a lifetime.

fishing boat

Shore Catch Charters

Shore Catch Charters, led by Captain Eddie Challinor, is a fantastic option if you’re looking for a personable fishing trip. Captain Eddie offers a range of different fishing tours and provides all of the necessities, including a licence, water, coolers, rods, reels, bait and tackle, and digital photography to capture your best movements. You’re welcome to bring your own food and drinks aboard.

Captain Eddie also offers dolphin tours for people interested in spending a quiet evening aboard a private boat enjoying the Florida wildlife and watching the picture perfect sunset.

Pure Florida

Our final pick is Pure Florida. This is one of the best known Bonita Springs fishing charters. The boats in this large fleet travel at relatively fast speeds and take you to deeper waters. Experienced anglers will know that this means bigger fish! 

This charter company can offer a wide range of options. For relative beginners, shorter, more hands on trips are available. Or, for the more experienced fishing enthusiasts, full day trips into deep waters are also available.

With your experienced captain at the helm, you’re bound to make some impressive catches throughout the day, and have an experience that you’ll remember for years to come. 

This company also offers yoga cruises, dolphin watching cruises, sunset cruises, and more. 

Find Your Home Away From Home in Bonita Springs

Our wide range of gorgeous Bonita Bay Rentals are the ideal place to stay while visiting the area. Offering plenty of modern luxuries, breathtaking interior decor, impressive modern kitchen, and ideal locations, you will fall head over heels for your new Bonita Springs residence.

Find out more today about the Bonita Springs pet-friendly rentals we have available in the area.