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Island Time Charter

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Great Fishing Trip!

Thank you, Captain Chet, for a wonderful morning of fishing! Our son and his friends really... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bailey K
Awesome times!!! Even with a sea urchin lol

It was our last day of vacation and we wanted to take the boys out fishing and site seeing. They... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Custom charter company offering eco-tours, sightseeing, fishing, tiki bar hopping, sandbar excursions, snorkeling, dolphin and manatee watching. Serving Siesta Key, Sarasota, Fl. and vicinity. Up to 6 passengers. Experience Sarasota from the best...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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6732 Schooner Bay Cir, Sarasota, FL 34231-8856
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+1 941-735-6830
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Captain Chet, for a wonderful morning of fishing! Our son and his friends really enjoyed the trip and cooking the fresh fish for dinner!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our last day of vacation and we wanted to take the boys out fishing and site seeing. They had a complete blast even down to catching a puffer fish. We went to a sandbar to swim and relax and my bright self decided...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

We booked a 4 hour Tiki bar/boat ride tour with Captain Chet and had THE BEST time. He even dropped us off to swim at a beautiful beach during the trip. It tops the list of our favorite adventures for our family vacation. Book with...More

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you so much for the kind feedback!

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We took a two hour tour to see some wildlife and take in some of the sights around the bay and gulf. Chet was a fantastic guide who was knowledgeable about the area and its ecology, and was a great storyteller. He taught us how...More

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks so much for the feedback. It was a fun morning.

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Captain Chet was able to make a couple of finicky teenagers enjoy themselves for 4 hours without their

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thanks for your feedback!

Reviewed 19 June 2018

What a great experience and special memory for my family. I would definitely recommend this to my family and friends!! Thank you!

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Many thanks for your kind feedback.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Had a great time on our tour with Captain Chet. We were 3 couples and wanted a mix of an eco tour and tiki bar tour. We saw a bird sanctuary, dolphins, and secluded beach and were on our way to a sandbar when unfortunately...More

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for the kind review.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Great experience for the whole family! Highly recommend it. No fishing experience required. Kids enjoyed it as much as adults did.

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for your feedback. See you next time!

Reviewed 16 June 2018

We took a sunset cruise around Sarasota Bay and had a great time. Chet showed us some really cool stuff and was very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Island Time Charter

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for your feedback. See you next time in paradise!

Reviewed 16 June 2018

What an awesome ride. We saw an active rookery, dolphins, the Ringling houses and a beautiful sunset. The captain, Chad, was knowledgeable, easy going and a wonderful host. I will definitely do this again and highly recommend this to everyone. Whether fishing, or just for...More

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Chet Z, Owner at Island Time Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for your feedback!

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Dswg33
28 April 2018|
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Response from Chet Z | Property representative |
Prices are 4 ppl 2 hours $250, up to 6 ppl $300, 3 hours, $350/$400, 4 hours $450/$500. Call 941.735.6830 to book.
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johnbl1
18 February 2018|
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Response from Chet Z | Property representative |
Yes. I provide all gear
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Doug M
13 December 2017|
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Response from Chet Z | Property representative |
Doug: $450 for up to 4 people, $500 for up to 6 people. The trip is 4 hours.
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