Charter Details

Charter Details

Please contact us to book your next trip with the You may reserve a charter by giving us a call at (352) 315-0044 (8am - 9pm EST). You can contact us anytime with your questions using our Contact Form.

Your charter will be an on-the-water fishing clinic, offering plenty of information, education, & hands-on instruction to help meet the fishing challenges on your day. Close attention will be paid to your skill levels and physical limitations if any.

Your fishing platform is a 20ft, high performance, tournament rigged bass boat, powered by a 150HP Mercury outboard engine, and an 80 pound thrust trolling/maneuvering motor. We carry all safety and emergency equipment, including a medical kit, required by the USCG. Our number one goal is your personal safety. As for the fishing, it always takes care of itself.

Charter Rates

Below is a list our offered services along with their rates, descriptions & additions. All charter rate quotes are for 1 or 2 people:

Available Charters:

Charters Charter Description Information Availability Rates
4 Hour Half-Day economy charter, designed for the angler on a tight recreational budget. Details Book Now $300.00 USD
6 Hour This Extended Half-Day is our most requested charter. Details Book Now $350.00 USD
8 Hour It's our "Bring your lunch tour", designed for the die-hard, ardent angler. Details Book Now $400.00 USD

Available Additions:

Charter Additions Description Rates
3rd Person Add a 3rd person to a boat charter. There is a maximum number of 3 clients per boat. $75.00
Extra Hour An additional hour spent on the water after your initial charter-time has expired. $25.00/hr
Live Bait Please notify your charter captain ahead of your trip for live bait availability. Call Ahead
Food & Drink Soft drinks, bottled water & ice provided with your charter. Clients may bring additional beverages and snacks if desired. Included
On-Board Amenities Please bring proper attire and any medications, sunscreen, rain-gear, hats & sunglasses as needed. Don't forget your camera! Not Included
Fishing Equipment All captains provide each client with the rods, reels & tackle needed for their charter. Clients may bring their own fishing equipment if desired. Included

If you have any additional questions regarding our services, please visit our F.A.Q's page for additional information. You may also contact us anytime using our Contact Form, or give us a call at (352) 315-0044 (8am - 9pm EST).

Fishing Licenses

All Florida residents ages 16 thru 65 years need a Freshwater/Saltwater license. Residents 65 years and older need only show your Drivers License, as it is your Fresh & Saltwater license. All non-Florida residents 16 years or older will need a non-resident license for their angling needs.

To purchase your temporary fishing license, please call the Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission at 1-888-347-4356, you may also use their website at

Reservation Policies

Please read the following carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your charter reservation with us. Our policies go into effect upon receipt of your charter reservation deposit(s).

The terms, “we,” “us” and “our” as used on this page refers to (“Village Angler”).

Time Of Launch:

All charters launch at day-break unless other arrangements have been made with your charter captain. Your designated charter captain will contact you to discuss launch-times as well as directions to the ramp. All launch-times must be arranged with your charter captain at least 12-hours prior to launch.


All charters require a deposit to book your reservation. The deposit is a partial-payment applied to the charter you are committing to. A deposit of $50.00 per-charter can be made using any major credit card.

Cashiers Checks made payable to "Village Angler" in the amount of $100.00 must be received in our office 2-weeks prior to your charter date.

Personal Checks made payable to "Village Angler" in the amount of $100.00 must be received in our office 4-weeks prior to your charter date.

If there is insufficient time to mail your deposit, a credit card must be used for the deposit payment.

Final Payments:

Final payments are made to your charter captain if paying cash. Your initial charter reservation deposit is always applied towards the charter's total cost.

You may also complete your payment using a credit card 24-hours prior to the launch of your charter. Your captain does not have the capability to process credit card payments at the dock. We accept all major credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and AMX.

Cancellation Policy


Our charters operate rain or shine. Our policies go into effect upon receipt of your charter reservation deposit(s). All charter cancellations and re-schedulings MUST be made over the phone.

Charter cancellations made 2-days prior to your charter date, will result in a full refund.

Cancellations made within 2-days of your charter date, or failure to show up for your charter, will result in a $100.00 (including original deposit) cancellation/no-show fee.

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