Destin Shark Fishing with Reel Deal Charters

Two in our group working two sharks, a Spinner and a Black Tip, simultaneously.
5' Black Tip caught June 2016.
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ONLINE SPECIAL: Rates from $155/hr

Embark on a Destin shark fishing expedition with the professionals at Reel Deal Charters. The ultimate fight and catch, this is your opportunity to conquer one of the most feared fish in the ocean. Expert Captain and crew ensure safety, success, and fun for all parties involved. Tackle, bait, and fishing license included.

Activity Highlights
→ Target sharks in the Gulf of Mexico
→ Experienced Captain puts you in the best position to succeed
→ Hands on instruction so you can reel in the big one
→ Bait, tackle, and fishing license included

If you are looking for a larger boat with some extra elbow room check out the Big Deal!

Booking Details:

Once you purchase the tickets online, print off the voucher or show the confirmation details from your mobile device for entry. Please have a valid ID with you to confirm your order if needed.

Departure Details
Customers will meet the captain at 210 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL behind the Brotula's restaurant. Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to arrival for the safety briefing.

Duration: Varies

Public parking is available in front of and behind the Brotula's restaurant.

● Bait and tackle
● Fishing license
● Experienced captain
● Fully equipped boat
● Ice and bags
● Fish filleting
● Ice

● Gratuities (15-20%)

● Must be at least 18 to reserve this charter.
● This activity is not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant women.
● For children between the ages of 3-7, life jackets are available but it is recommended that for your child's comfort you bring your own life vest as the ones provided are not the most comfortable for little ones.
● The boat is coast guard approved for 6 passengers.

Additional Information
● Longer trip variations than what is bookable online are available however customers must call to book these longer trips.
● Customers are asked to bring a hat, suntan lotion, food and beverages, cooler for your catch, sunglasses and camera.
● There is not a restroom on board the boat.
● The captain may be required to catch live bait during your trip that may impact trip time. This is customary and part of the fishing experience.
● Customers will be fishing 26ft PURSUIT Center Console with a 240hp Yanmar Diesel engine.
● There are no guarantees that the customer will catch a shark, but the captain has a very high success rate in finding and catching sharks.
● Glass bottles or items are prohibited on the boat
● Light tackle trips usually consist of traveling 1-5 miles out in the bay/ocean.
● Absolutely no GPS devices will be allowed on the boat.
● If it rains, charters will still go out fishing depending on the customer preference. However, if there is excessive fog, wind, or lightning, the trip will not go. Trips are always decided based on the captains discretion. Trip will either reschedule or be refunded to the customer.

Cancellation Policy
Customers that cancel at least 48 hours prior to arrival will refunded in full less 1 hour cancel fee plus $5 service fee. Cancellations less than 48 hours prior to arrival are not eligible for refund unless the captain has to call off the trip due to inclement weather. In this case, another day will be scheduled or the customer may opt for a full refund. No refunds will be given once the customer boards the boat. No shows will not be refunded.
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  • Drew Dalton USA about 1 month ago

    Great trip

    It was a great time. Zach was a good captain. We hold a shark but didn't get it to the boat. We'll try again next year.

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  • Gable Volkert USA about 1 month ago

    Best time on a Charter Shark Fishing

    Great trip , thanks again to ZACK we caught two sharks ( well one for sure the 6 foot 150 pd Sandshsrk other one was close but I tell all my friends we got him 12 foot Bull shark ) we had an entry in the Destin Fishing Rodeo Spanish Markell . I will def be back 5 + stars for the Big Deel charter guys Thanks Gable

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  • Wesley Gautreaux USA about 3 months ago

    Amazing Experience

    Booked a 5hr trip with Reel Deal. It was an amazing experience. Zach was an awesome captain and very knowledgeable about fishingthe Gulf. It took us a moment to get on the sharks but he made it happen. If you're hesistant about booking with these guys don't be because they're awesome. We caught a huge bullshark and a tigershark and by then we were straight noodle armed from all the pulling. Amazing experience is all I can say!

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  • Art Cogswell USA about 4 months ago

    Shark fishing

    Excellent experience! Boat captain was knowledgeable and very personable. Will defiantly do this again.

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  • Doug USA about 4 months ago

    Reel Deal Shark Experience

    Had a very good time. Friendly captain with a lot of experience. Caught so many sharks that we couldn’t fight another one. Would recommend

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  • Shane Korte USA about 4 months ago

    Reel Deal Shark Fishing Charters Destin, FL

    Fishing with Reel Deal was a blast! For not having that long of a trip I was still able to catch a few shark and other smaller fish as well! Will definitely do again and definitely recommend it!

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  • Chris Buice USA about 4 months ago

    Shark Fishing Charter

    First issue I noticed was the poor fishing gear. Old and beat up. As well as not set up for us to fish with. The captain had to spend to much time setting up poles so we lost fishing time there. Other charters that I have been on, the gear was ready to go. Next issue was the fact that there were two shark poles but only one was in the water. The more poles the better the odds. The captain himself to me was also not as experienced as he should have been . Unfortunately for “reel deals” I would spend my money elsewhere. Never use them again

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  • Marnie Dick USA about 4 months ago

    Steve is the bomb!

    We really questioned about our trip when we saw the boat because it’s so open with no protection. It has no bathroom facility on it and I was a bit concerned about that for my six-year-old son but honestly it was the best ever! The 3 LARGE shark that we pulled in Drive us around about about 10 times so if we wouldn’t of had that kind of boat it would’ve been an awful experience. Steve is an absolute gem and was extremely patient with my son with all the questions. Steve is the captain and the crew. He multitasks so well and we were blessed to be able to catch three shark and five Kings. He knew exactly where to go. He was time efficient. And he was so much fun!

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  • Nichole USA about 5 months ago

    Shark fishing

    We caught 7 sharks in 2.5 hours. Steve was a great captain. Definitely recommend this trip.

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  • Beth Gregory USA about 5 months ago

    Shark Fishing

    It was a fun trip- we did not catch any sharks which was a large disappointment. We did catch some small fish we could bring home to eat but overall for what we paid we were disappointed. The boat captain for the day was awesome and did what he could- it just wasn’t a good fishing day I assume. We will try again but with a different charter hopefully to catch some shark. The boat was good but with the waves so large going out to sea we were completely soaked- there is no cover on the boat- I mean drenched to the point I wanted to put on goggles because the waves were coming over the top of the boat into our face and laps. The ride back to the marina was much calmer and a beautiful sunset.

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