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Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours

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“hour trip”(34 reviews)
“fish”(130 reviews)
“eco tour”(15 reviews)
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There are so many fun things to do here at Capt. Anderson's Marina that we don't know where to begin! With almost 60 years as North Florida's premier water excursion facility in Panama City Beach, we are the marina "where the fish are always biting...more
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Hours Today: 4:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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5550 N Lagoon Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7911
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

We took the 5 hour morning charter out. The boat was clean and had a galley with breakfast sandwiches and drinks. The crew was outstanding! They set up our lines and gave us a quick run down of what to do. They helped us reel...More

4  Thank Meghan S
Michelle G, Manager at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2015

Meghan, You have captured the essence of a deep sea fishing trip on a head boat from Capt. Anderson's Marina! Bottom/reef fish are delicious white meat so I'm sure you enjoyed eating the fruits of your labor as much as you enjoyed "Getting a little...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I had booked a fishing trip with Captain Anderson's back in February for the week of spring break 2012. About three weeks before my son's decided to go so I added him to my reservation. I went the day before the trip just to make...More

11  Thank Cathy W
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We had a great time on this tour. Our Captain was Zach. He was very friendly and fun. started out feeding the sea gulls. Then we went to Shell Island for a little over an hour. Of course there were few shells right where everyone...More

1  Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time out deep sea fishing. Our mate Hamburger was great. Look forward to another fishing trip soon

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I know its fishing and not catching. I booked a 12 hour trip. They canceled it. I was offered a 10 hour trip instead. We spent more time moving than fishing. (We were told it was a new Cpt.) I had already booked a 5...More

Thank Rick S
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Hello Mr. S, I am truly sorry to hear that you did not get to do your 12 hour trip. You are correct about the occupancy needing to be met, as it states on the website also. The longer trips have a harder time getting...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Our captain was Logan he was awesome!thanks Logan for the great trip!we seen dolphins and got a lot of sand dollars

Thank Laurie G
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Awesome, I will be sure to let him know. Thank you

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Great price. Cruised on the Capt Anderson 3. This is an older double decker boat but in decent shape. Upper level is open air and the crew hands out Cheetos for guests to feed the seagulls. Great fun for everyone! Captain was great about pointing...More

Thank Wayne G
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for coming cruising with us. I have let the deckhands know about the handrails. We appreciate your business.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We done the 7 to 12 fishing trip and let me say it was a blast, the captain put us on the fish and it was highly enjoyable! The deck hands were great and the boat was nice and had restrooms and a interior air...More

Thank jwoods115
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for the review, we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

This was our 1st trip to Shell Island. The kids enjoyed the ride out. They gave us Cheetos to feed the sea gulls. We saw 1 dolphin on the way out. Got to the island. It was pretty. There is no cover so if your...More

Thank LunarBat66
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for the review, we really appreciate it. I am glad you enjoyed your trip to shell island and hope you come back to visit again.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We took the sunset cruise on Captain Anderson 3. We sat on the top deck. The crew passed out cheetos and the seagulls were flying around and taking some out of hands. I felt a ittle like I was in the movie the Birds, but...More

Thank rnminty
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for the review, I am glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed the trip. Sorry, the dolphins weren't extra hyper yesterday, mybe it was nap time. We get alot of comments about the birds, it's either people love them or hate...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time we've been out with captain Anderson's. Always A good experience, took the 12 hr trip 5am to 5pm travel time out is about 2 1/2 hours. Last time we took the 8 hr night trip, was worried about the sun...More

1  Thank Kristy D
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your fishing trip. I will let Troy know you left him a good revirew. We hope you come back fishing with us in the future.

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This was our second year doing the Eco-shell island boat tour. We all love it. You get about an hour and a half at Shell Island. Shell Island is beautiful. The boat also stops for dolphins. Everyone on the boat seemed to be enjoying themselves....More

Thank Samanthajobeth
Chelsea R, marketing director at Capt. Anderson's Marina - Fishing & Cruising Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Awesome, Thank you. We can't wait to have you back next year.

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Namjin K
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Response from Chelsea R | Property representative |
Hi there, we are excited that you will be fishing the 8hr night trip. You will have lots of fun. As for the cooler, each person is assigned a seat number and your seat number matches your stringer number. Each fish you catch... More
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Michelle R
16 June 2017|
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Response from TimTerryPanhandle | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, we did the Dolphin Cruise
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