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The Best Fishing Charters in Miami

Browse, book, and get out onto the water with local fishing guides and boat owners.

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    • Browse

      Find the right listing for you and your crew, with options for boat types, group size, captained or self-charter, and lots more.

    • Inquire & Book

      Found one you like? Send a rental inquiry with your preferred trip details, and you’ll receive an offer from your captain to book.

    • Enjoy

      Coordinate a pick-up place and time, meet your boat captain, and get out onto the water!

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Question: How much does it cost to rent a fishing boat in Miami?

    Answer: Smaller fishing boat rentals in Miami start around $150/hour while larger charter boats can cost $300-$500/hour depending on capacity and features.

    Question: Where are the best spots to fish from a rented boat in Miami?

    Answer: Great fishing hot spots in Miami include offshore for mahi-mahi, nearshore reefs for snapper and grouper, and Flamingo or Biscayne Bay for tarpon.

    Question: Do I need a fishing license to rent a fishing boat in Miami?

    Answer: A Florida fishing license is required if you plan to fish from the rental boat. Offshore licenses are also needed for ocean fishing.

    Question: What gear is typically included with a fishing boat rental?

    Answer: Basic rods, reels, tackle, and gear are usually included. But it helps to bring your own specialized equipment and bait of choice.

    Question: What if I don't know how to fish - can I still rent a fishing boat?

    Answer: Yes, you can hire an experienced fishing guide to take you out on a fishing charter and teach beginners how to fish.

    Question: How early should I book a fishing boat rental?

    Answer: Reserve your fishing boat well in advance during peak seasons like spring and fall. Off-season has more availability.