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Address: 401 Channelside Walk Way, Tampa, FL 33602-6724
Phone Number: +1 813-245-4738
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Captain Oli offers you the best Tampa Bay Fishing Charter service...

Captain Oli offers you the best Tampa Bay Fishing Charter service available. We are excited to have you come visit us and are looking forward to taking you out on your next Fishing Charter on beautiful and abundant Tampa Bay. Whether you are looking to fish the flats for Redfish, Snook or Trout or fish the deep water for Snapper or Grouper, Captain Oli is looking forward to put his experience and vast knowledge of Tampa Bay to work for you! Tampa Bay is a prime fishing location and Captain Oli has slips in downtown Tampa (Harbor Island) and south at Little Harbor Resort in Ruskin.

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The Inn at Little Harbor, Ruskin, FL.- Capt Oliver and Andrew set my husband and I up for a trip but it had to be cancelled due to high winds. Wise decision on the captain's part... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Austin, Texas

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Inn at Little Harbor, Ruskin, FL.- Capt Oliver and Andrew set my husband and I up for a trip but it had to be cancelled due to high winds. Wise decision on the captain's part. We were quickly re-scheduled and the conditions were perfect when we went with Capt Rocky and Andrew. They were courteous and extremely knowledgable. Put... More 

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Apollo Beach, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been fishing with Captain Oliver for years and it just keeps getting better. The boat is always clean and his equipment is top notch. He knows the Bay and he can always put us on a bite. I fish out of Little Harbor with him also and it is a true hidden Gem. Do yourself a favor and book a... More 

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Wentzville, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked a charter with Captain Oliver and First Mate Andrew today and OMG did we have a great time! Captain Oliver led us to some prime fishing spots where we reeled in a huge assortment of fish that included snapper, spanish mackerel, snook, a trophy sized redfish (26"), bonnethead shark, and a sand shark. We've tried... More 

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Williamstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We took a charter with Captain Oliver and First Mate Andrew on Friday, August 19th, 2016. My husband, our daughter, her friend and I were all different levels of experience with fishing. Andrew and Oliver were determined that we would catch a lot of fish and have a good time. They exceeded our expectations for both. We caught many fisn... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Brought my boys (14&16) to Florida with the promise of a fishing trip. Because of the forecast conditions on the Atlantic I decided to try Tampa. I searched TA for recommendations and called Oliver. Things were setup quickly and we were good to go. That morning Brandon picked us up on time and ready to fish. The conditions were right... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Fantastic fishing charter experience yesterday morning! Andrew and Rocky were awesome guides and worked well together. They put us on the fish very quickly and we caught Spanish Mackerel and Black Tip Shark. They both went out of their way to make sure we caught as much fish as possible and also made sure we had a great time while... More 

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Turner, Oregon
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I had a great fishing experience with Captains Andrew and Rocky on our fishing trip in the Tampa Bay. My husband loves to fish but I had never gone before and I caught my first fish, a shark! Andrew and Rocky are very experienced and knowledgeable about fishing conditions and provided everything needed; took us to some... More 

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Thank TerriR588
Cleveland, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

💗PERFECT TRIP!!!👍🏼 Rocky & Andrew were AMAZING!!! Fun attitudes, loads of knowledge & skill, & smooth assertive efforts...these set the stage for a PERFECT outing for our family. We had so much fun & caught some amazing & cool fish! Spanish Mackerel, Black Tipped, Shark....even a huge Tarpon fought our 11 yr old's line for a grand time! In his... More 

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El Dorado, KS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Captains Andrew and Rocky showed us a great time fishing the bay. They were very accommodating, helpful and entertaining. We caught spanish mackerel, flounder, mangrove snapper, snook and a shark that didn't quite make it to the boat before snapping the line. We had a good time, despite the sweltering heat, and would recommend this experience to others.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Fantastic experience. Captains Andrew and Rocky were Outstanding in third service and getting us on fish. Will make sure to tell everyone about Tampa Fishing Charters and look forward to my next visit and more fishing.

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