We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fintastic Fishing Charters

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Best Fishing Trip

Captain Steve is the best. He really knows how to find and catch fish. Our grandsons had the best... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
MrsZip
,
Frederick, MD
via mobile
Another awesome charter with Captain Steve!

Yesterday was our third charter in two years on the Fintastic with Captain Steve, and once again he... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Bill M
,
Sarasota, Florida
Read all 60 reviews
51
All photos (51)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain steve”(28 reviews)
“grouper”(10 reviews)
“catch fish”(5 reviews)
About
We offer half, 3/4 and full day deep sea fishing charters for everyone no matter what your experience level is. Grouper, Amberjack, Kingfish, Sharks ect. After almost 20 years in this business we know exactly where to find your catch of a lifetime...more
Contact
215 Boardwalk Pl E, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2604
Website
+1 727-642-3411
Call
Reviews (60)
Filter reviews
60 results
Traveller rating
59
1
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
59
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscaptain stevegroupercatch fishbig fishbig onesgreat tripjohns passlimitmatefishingplatformequipmentboattrapsgagkeeperknowledge
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 60 reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Captain Steve is the best. He really knows how to find and catch fish. Our grandsons had the best time. Definitely will be fishing on Fintastic Fishing Charters again.

Thank MrsZip
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Yesterday was our third charter in two years on the Fintastic with Captain Steve, and once again he did not disappoint! I travel and have done charters on the east coast, in the Florida Keys, etc. and in my opinion this is by far the...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Heard great things about Captain Steve and Fintastic from shops and FWC. Booked a trip about 6 months out for hogfish and grouper. Communication spot on. Trip on 12/21. Night before Steve called and discussed various options and we picked one. Showed up early at...More

Thank TampaTornado
FintasticInc, Owner at Fintastic Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words. We do try our best to offer the best trips we able to. We look forward to more trips with you in the future and thank you very much for choosing Fintastic Fishing Charters. Capt Steve

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had a amazing fishing trip. We had 4 guys. One was a fishing rookie. Capt. Papen made sure he was a seasoned vet by the end of the trip. We caught our limit of red grouper before noon. I caught my largest red grouper...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I have been on lots of charter fishing boats from 4 hour to overnight trips on small and large charters, and this was the best. Captain Steve is a true pro with the clients wishes first and foremost. He and mate Taylor are more helpful...More

2  Thank lektor1
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A 5 star review when you didn't even get to go fishing is pretty telling. Despite Steve managing what sounded like a $15k+ unexpected catastrophic mechanical breakdown, he still took the time to call around and find us a last minute charter to take us...More

Thank ufgat7
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Steve and Taylor know their trade, are better at being friendly and helpful than many guides. put plenty of big fish in the boat, and if they had better fisherman that could get the big ones off the bottom we would of had more. if...More

Thank steve f
Reviewed 28 April 2017

What variety! We went out for yellow tail, caught our limit & even added our limit of VERY large red grouper!! This doesn't include the 30-40 large red snapper we caught...if you get tired of catching too many big fish, don't go with Captain Steve!!...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went out for a full day charter with Capt. Steve and first mate Taylor. What a great day, both are extremely knowledgeable, professional and a lot of fun. We caught a ton of large red Snapper which unfortunately were out of season but we a...More

Thank treimer11
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great trip with family! Steve had us on tons of Kingfish. They were flying out of the water. So much fun to catch. I live in area and have been on various charters. This was by far the best time. Thanks for a great day!

Thank Josh L
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 hotels in Madeira Beach
Sea Turtle Bungalows
4 reviews
.13 km away
Surf Song Resort Townhouse #343
90 reviews
.34 km away
Changing Tides Cottages
127 reviews
.53 km away
Madeira Bay Resort
356 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 84 restaurants in Madeira Beach
The Boardwalk Grill
1,166 reviews
.01 km away
Kilwin's - John's Pass
312 reviews
.13 km away
Pirates Pub and Grub
376 reviews
.08 km away
Sugar Daddy's Ice Cream
83 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 76 attractions in Madeira Beach
John's Pass presented by Mad Beach Brewing
3,044 reviews
.21 km away
Alligator Attraction
330 reviews
.13 km away
Gators Parasail
654 reviews
.04 km away
Eagle Parasail
360 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Joe V
5 March 2018|
Answer
Response from FintasticInc | Property representative |
I offer a handful of different trips from 4 hrs to 12 hrs and everything in between. Please feel free to call me at 727-642-3411 and we can discuss which trip best suits your needs.
0
Votes
jannekelly
26 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from FintasticInc | Property representative |
We would not be able to take a group that large on one vessel, however I can set up a multi boat charter trip from one location. Full day rates are 1200.00 Half day rate is 650.00 Fishing in January is pretty good on either... More
0
Votes