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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for Miami Beach Mixed Bag in Miami Beach

Half-day offshore fishing charters are a great way to get some quality fishing in just 4 hours. We stick closer to shore on the half-day trips to maximize your fishing time. Half-day charters run from 7 am - 11 am or 2 pm - 6 pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday. And for our full-day fishing charters, we go wherever the fish are biting! Full-day charters run from 7 am - 3 pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Captain Daniel will provide all the gear, rods, tackle, ice, and water for your trip, so all you need to pack is your lunch/snacks and your sun protection (hats, glasses, sunscreen) and Captain Daniel will make sure you're well taken care of! Read More

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Miami Beach Mixed Bag

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28 ft 1 - 5 People $$
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trip description for VIP Luxury Offshore Deep Sea Fishing in Miami Beach

We are the obvious choice when it comes to luxury and VIP family deep sea fishing. Capt. Rafael and his crew cockpit manager, and Stewardes maintain and run one of the cleanest and biggest charter Sport Fish yachts in the industry, a custom Hatteras deep sea charter fishing boat. It is located only minutes away from the warm waters of the Gulf Stream where some of the best deep sea fishing is done! We are always at your service and ready to take you on a charter fishing trip of a lifetime. We are one of the most experienced and successful deep sea fishing charter services that operates in South Florida for more than 25 years! The owner and operator of this magnificent luxury sport fish is Capt. Rafael. When you come aboard, luxury will scream at you. The boat is a beautiful high-class sport fishing machine. We are located in Miami Beach and want to show you a memorable time in these waters. Capt. Rafael and his crew cockpit manager, and Stewardes will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing This involves 4-hour trips, mainly fishing for Dolphin, Barracuda, Wahoo, Amberjack, Grouper, and Cobia, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, trolling, big game fishing, drift fishing, and spinning. Your fishing adventure starts on a 55' Hatteras boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with a toilet, ac, an ice-box, a and fighting chair. All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. We are only 15 minutes away from lines in more fishing time from our location than from any other marina here in South Florida. This means more fishing time for you. Read More

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VIP Luxury Offshore Deep Sea Fishing

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55 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for Luxury Off Shore Deep Sea Fishing in Miami Beach

Captain Ralph is the obvious choice when it comes to Luxury and VIP cruising and deep-sea fishing in the Miami area. He has been sportfishing his entire life and has logged over 25 years going out of Haulover marina alone. Located only 10 minutes away from the warm waters of the Gulf Stream where some of the best deep-sea fishing is done, going out of Haulover with Captain Ralph is a no brainer! Our crews are professional and courteous. Your trip includes a captain, cockpit manager, and stewardess to provide you with top-quality service. We have one of cleanest and biggest cruising and SportFishing yachts in the industry!

Our boat is a 55 custom Hatterras cruising and fishing Yacht which is perfectly located in Sunny Isles and only minutes away million-dollar homes, downtown Miami and Key Biscayne. When you come aboard Luxury screams at you, she is a beautiful high-class sportfishing fishing machine. 

You will experience a professionally maintained and beautiful fishing machine with ample room for you and your guest or clients to enjoy a top-notch cruise or fishing experience. We have top-of-the-line and tournament grade tackle All custom-made Biscayne Rods 
and more!

She has a 20 foot beam so they'll be plenty of room and if you want to get out of the sun we have a AC with a spacious salon and plush interior and custom counters full bar, Starlink high speed Internet, 55”Samsung , beautiful mahogany sectional, screen, full electronics safety gear and more!

Outside we have a huge flybridge with plenty of room for everyone onboard
She has been totally been built for luxury with all the amenities. Read More

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Luxury Off Shore Deep Sea Fishing

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55 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for Offshore Reefs and More in Miami Beach

Get ready for an unforgettable fishing charter out of Miami Beach, FL with Captain Gavet! You'll be heading out to the offshore reefs where you'll have the opportunity to catch some of the most exciting fish in the area, including Sharks, Mutton Snapper, Kingfish, and more. Captain Gavet is a seasoned fisherman with years of experience in these waters. He knows all the best spots and techniques for targeting these big game fish, and he's excited to share his expertise with you. With his guidance, you'll have a great chance of catching some trophy-sized fish that will make your heart race! As you head out to the reef, take in the stunning views of Miami Beach's coastline, and feel the salt spray on your face. Once you reach the fishing grounds, it's time to get down to business. Captain Gavet will provide all the necessary gear and bait, so all you need to do is cast your line and wait for the fish to bite. You'll feel the thrill of the fight as you battle the Sharks and other big fish that call these reefs home. With their powerful jaws and lightning-fast strikes, you'll need to be on your game to reel them in. But with Captain Gavet's expert guidance, you'll be able to handle whatever these fish can throw at you. As the day comes to an end and you head back to the marina, you'll be filled with a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction. You'll have stories to tell and memories that will last a lifetime, all thanks to your fishing charter with Captain Gavet. Read More

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trip description for Miami Offshore deep drop in Miami Beach

On this extraordinary offshore fishing experience in Miami, FL, you'll head into the blue water of the gulf stream to chase one of the toughest and most elusive species: the Swordfish! You'll be in the expert hands of Captain Eric, a seasoned angler and captain with a passion for adventure on the high seas. You won't find another fishing charter quite like this one, where you'll be cruising aboard a sleek and speedy 39' Midnight Express center console that's the envy of all other boats on the water. This vessel—purpose-built for offshore fishing—combines some of the best attributes of sportfishers and center consoles, with a sleek hull design, 360º of fishing space, and a large t-top to provide shade. But it's not just the boat; Captain Eric is a master of his craft, with a wealth of knowledge and experience that he's eager to share with you. He'll take you to the best fishing spots and provide expert guidance on everything from trolling techniques to reeling in your catch. And what a catch it will be! Swordfish are no joke, and take skill and endurance to catch. Once you reach the best fishing grounds, you'll drop your lines to attract the Swords which migrate at great depths hunting for squid, bristlemouths, ballyhoo, and more. These fish are hungry, and when they hit your line, you'll feel it! Bring your A-game on this trip, because the Swords will really test your strength, skill, and stamina, with fights that can last an hour or even longer. The waters off the coast of Miami are teeming with a variety of other game fish as well, from majestic sailfish to hard-fighting tuna, snapper, and grouper. Whether you're an experienced angler looking for a trophy catch or a novice hoping to hook your first fish, Captain Eric will tailor the experience to your skill level and interests. As you bask in the warmth of the Miami sun and the thrill of the open sea, you'll know that you're on a fishing charter that's truly one-of-a-kind. So come aboard, cast your line, and let the adventure begin! Read More

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Miami Offshore Deep Drop

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trip description for Sportfishing Miami in North Miami Beach

½ day, ¾ day and full day private charters are available seven days a week. We are just minutes from the inlet and the blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Most of the fish we catch are within three miles of the Miami Beach shoreline. Experienced Crew: Our crew is courteous and has many years of experience catching fish. We Troll, Live-Bait fish, Deep Drop, whatever is necessary to catch fish and show you a good time. Air-conditioned: Our boat is air-conditioned inside with a leather sofa and leather chairs for your comfort. We also provide you with a clean restroom. We are located between Miami Beach and Hollywood Beach. A short drive from Miami, Miami Beach Surfside, Bal Harbour, Sunny Isles Beach, Aventura, Hallandale Beach, Hollywood, Dania Beach, and Ft. Lauderdale Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Miami Beach mahi mahi fishing charter

What are the best mahi mahi fishing charters in Miami Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 89 mahi mahi trips in Miami Beach, and the most popular trips in the area are Miami Sport Fishing. guided by Eric, Miami Beach Fishing guided by Leo, and Miami Beach Fishing Adventure guided by Maurice.

Our guides in Miami Beach are rated a 4.83 out of 5 based on 2560 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Mahi Mahi charter include Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami.

Looking for kid friendly mahi mahi guides / fishing lessons in Miami Beach? Check out our beginner and family friendly mahi mahi guides in Miami Beach.

What types of mahi mahi fishing charters are common in Miami Beach?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for mahi mahi in Miami Beach as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Miami Beach are trolling, heavy tackle fishing, and live bait fishing but bottom fishing and kite fishing are popular as well.

How much do Miami Beach mahi mahi fishing charters cost?

for mahi mahi in Miami Beach prices can range anywhere from about $700 to $1,835, but the average price for a half day trip for mahi mahi in Miami Beach is $1,189. The average price for a full day trip for mahi mahi in Miami Beach is $1,545.

What month is best for mahi mahi fishing in Miami Beach?

The most popular season for mahi mahi fishing in Miami Beach is spring, and most anglers book their trips 25 days in advance.

Do I need a Miami Beach fishing license for mahi mahi and what are the bag limits for mahi mahi in Miami Beach?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Miami Beach don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Miami Beach.

What is mahi mahi fishing in Miami Beach all about?

Mahi-mahi, also known as dolphin fish or dorado, are a prized catch among anglers in Miami Beach. These colorful and highly migratory fish inhabit the warm offshore waters of Miami Beach, particularly around floating debris, weed lines, and offshore structures. Mahi-mahi are known for their vibrant colors, with iridescent shades of blue, green, and yellow, making them a striking sight when encountered in the water.

One effective method for targeting mahi-mahi in Miami Beach is trolling. Anglers troll with brightly colored lures or rigged baits behind a boat, covering large areas of water to locate schools of mahi-mahi. Trolling allows anglers to mimic the movement of fleeing baitfish and entice strikes from these fast-swimming predators. Anglers can also target mahi-mahi by casting with live bait or artificial lures, particularly around weed lines or debris where mahi-mahi are known to congregate.

Mahi-mahi are highly prized not only for their vibrant colors but also for their delicious flesh, making them a favorite catch for both recreational and commercial fishermen in Miami Beach. These acrobatic fish are known for their powerful runs and aerial displays, providing anglers with an exhilarating challenge once hooked. With their abundance in the offshore waters of Miami Beach and their reputation as a top-tier game fish, mahi-mahi offer anglers an exciting and rewarding fishing experience in this vibrant coastal destination.

What are the most popular months to fish for mahi mahi fishing in Miami Beach?

In Miami Beach, the mahi-mahi fishing seasons are influenced by various factors including water temperature, ocean currents, and migration patterns of these highly migratory fish. Generally, the prime seasons for targeting mahi-mahi in Miami Beach fall during the spring and summer months. As the water temperatures rise during this period, mahi-mahi become more active and move closer to the surface, providing anglers with excellent opportunities to encounter them.

Springtime, typically from March to May, marks the beginning of the mahi-mahi fishing season in Miami Beach. During this period, mahi-mahi migrate northward along the Gulf Stream, often passing through the offshore waters near Miami Beach. Anglers can expect to find mahi-mahi congregating around floating debris, weed lines, and offshore structures, making it an ideal time to target them. As summer approaches, the mahi-mahi fishing season continues to thrive, with these vibrant fish remaining abundant and active in the warm coastal waters off Miami Beach.

While spring and summer are considered the peak seasons for mahi-mahi fishing in Miami Beach, these fish can still be encountered throughout the year, albeit with varying abundance and activity levels. During the fall and winter months, mahi-mahi may move farther offshore or migrate southward in response to changing water temperatures and currents. However, dedicated anglers who know where to look and how to adapt their techniques can still find success in targeting mahi-mahi year-round in the waters off Miami Beach.

What techniques are popular for catching mahi mahi in Miami Beach?

When it comes to targeting mahi-mahi in Miami Beach, anglers employ various techniques to increase their chances of success. One popular method is trolling with brightly colored lures or rigged baits behind a boat. Anglers cover large areas of water, particularly around weed lines, floating debris, and offshore structures where mahi-mahi are known to congregate. Trolling allows anglers to mimic the movement of fleeing baitfish and entice strikes from these fast-swimming predators.

Another effective technique for mahi-mahi fishing in Miami Beach is casting with live bait or artificial lures. Anglers target areas with concentrations of mahi-mahi, such as weed lines or debris patches, and cast with small jigs, spoons, or soft plastics. Live bait such as pilchards, ballyhoo, or small fish can also be effective in enticing strikes from mahi-mahi. Anglers should be prepared for the aggressive strikes and acrobatic leaps that mahi-mahi are known for, adding excitement to the fishing experience.

Chumming can also be a successful tactic for attracting mahi-mahi to an area and encouraging them to feed. Anglers use a mixture of ground-up fish or commercial chum products to create a scent trail in the water, drawing mahi-mahi closer to the boat. Once mahi-mahi are attracted to the chum slick, anglers can cast bait or lures into the feeding frenzy to entice strikes. By employing a combination of trolling, casting, and chumming techniques, anglers can increase their chances of hooking into mahi-mahi and enjoy an exhilarating fishing experience in the waters off Miami Beach.

What other species are popular in Miami Beach?

Aside from mahi-mahi, Miami Beach offers anglers a diverse array of other exciting species to target throughout the year. One popular catch among local fishermen is the sailfish, prized for its speed and acrobatic leaps. Sailfish can be found in the offshore waters of Miami Beach, particularly along the edge of the Gulf Stream and near underwater structures such as reefs and wrecks. Anglers often target sailfish by trolling with large, brightly colored lures or rigged baits, as well as by deploying live baitfish such as ballyhoo or mullet.

Another sought-after species in Miami Beach is the wahoo, renowned for its speed and powerful strikes. Wahoo inhabit the deep offshore waters around Miami Beach, particularly along current edges and temperature breaks. Anglers often target wahoo by trolling with high-speed lures or rigged baits at varying depths, as well as by deploying live bait such as bonito or small tuna. Wahoo are known for their aggressive feeding behavior and can provide an exhilarating challenge for anglers lucky enough to hook into one.

In addition to sailfish and wahoo, Miami Beach waters are home to a variety of other sought-after species, including king mackerel, grouper, and snapper. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or the shoreline, anglers can explore the diverse habitats and fishing grounds around Miami Beach to pursue their preferred species. With its abundance of marine life and scenic coastal vistas, Miami Beach offers anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to reel in a memorable catch and enjoy the thrill of fishing in this vibrant coastal paradise.

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    We didn’t actually catch anything during the trip, but it was great nonetheless.

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    Great day fishing! I highly recommend fishing with these experts!

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    I have been on several guided trips in Mexico and Florida. I can say hands down this was the best. Yes, we caught a bunch of fish, more so, the guys worked their asses off and we’re fun to be around! Thanks Mike!

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    Jedidiah was unavailable to take us out fishing, but his friend Matt was able fill in. Matt was excellent company, very knowledgeable about fishing, and the various species within these waters. We had a wonderful time and if Matt is a representation of the people Jedidiah keeps for company, then I have no doubt he would be as equally wonderful to go fishing with, 10/10.

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    He was very informative and helpful. We caught many fish.

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    Brad was great. He was very knowledgeable about the locations and what we were looking for. Highly recommend and I will use him again if available.

    Jimmy W. with Brad A. of Pompano Beach, Florida

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    Great time Great crew Great results!!!!! Captain Dave and Markus were top notch! we landed on fish right out of the gate. Captain Dave was very knowledgeable and very patient. He knew what he was doing and was absolutely entertaining. Markus is a great dude. He is very polite and extremely knowledgeable as well. I would absolutely recommend using this Charter service for your fishing adventures!!! Robert Crossley

    Robert C. with Mike M. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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    Amazing trip, highly recommend, The captain was really very nice and professional

    Dayron M. with Edmond W. of Pompano Beach, Florida

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    Capt Jed is a professional, responsible seaman. He took us the where the fish are and got us hooked up. He is personable and worked hard to make sure we took home dinner and more. We would be happy to have him Capt for us anytime.

    Paul F. with Jedidiah P. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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    Friendly people! We enjoy our time. We spend a full day deep sea fishing.

    Sandra L. with Nelson D. of Miami, Florida

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    Taylor was amazing! He knew exactly what he was doing; the spots to go to, which bait to use to catch certain fish, and how to set up each individual line. He also knew when each line would be hooked or something was biting, even when we couldn’t see it. We ended up with one big catch that broke the line as we spent what felt like hours fighting it. Even though we didn’t end up feeling anything in, it was still a great experience out on the water, talking about a range of topics with Taylor. We would definitely come back and book with Taylor and Wicked Cuda again!

    Breyhauna J. with Taylor S. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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    I would 100% recommend a trip with Jedidiah. No doubt he knows the waters and how to get on the fish, but was also very good with our two younger anglers who had a memorable, successful and exciting experience. King Mackerel were biting and they were just a couple minutes off shore. Thanks Jedidiah and hope to book another one with you in the future!

    Martin M. with Jedidiah P. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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    What a nice experience the captain was the best

    Alex B. with Bryan M. of Miami, Florida

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    Captain Tyler took our family out for an afternoon excursion. The sport fishing was a bit soft, but Tyler put us on a couple of small game fish while we were hunting for monsters. The group agreed to move to the more shallow reefs, where we put upward of 30 fish in the boat over 90 minutes, including several keepers with meat on the bones. Tyler cleaned the fish for us and recommended a restaurant nearby that would cook our catch, which meant an easy and clean dinner for Mom! We had a great time with Tyler.

    Bill K. with Tyler B. of Pompano Beach, Florida

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