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Matlacha, FL 33993
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Great kayak fishing outing

Had a great day kayak fishing with Dominick from kayak charters. Dominick scouted out the best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike T
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A guide who knows his trade

I went out for four hours of inshore saltwater fishing with Dominick, and he had me on fish right... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
kjj23
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Ithaca, New York
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KAYAK CHARTERS provides the southwest Florida with Guided Eco Tours, Rentals, top of the line Kayak Training from A to Z, Guided Fishing Charters, Professional Fishing Instruction both Freshwater and Saltwater, Fly Fishing Instruction, Survival Classes and Instruction, Personal Instruction, Classes, Club Memberships, Clinics on all facets of Fishing, Survival, Kayaking, Kayak Fishing and more! We have over 60 different launch locations in the Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Pine Island, Matlacha and surrounding southwest Florida area.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Matlacha, FL 33993
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great day kayak fishing with Dominick from kayak charters. Dominick scouted out the best spot and provided great instruction to put me on fish. The conditions were not great, with recent red tides and weak tides, still Dominick was able to find a...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I went out for four hours of inshore saltwater fishing with Dominick, and he had me on fish right from the start. We had some challenging conditions given a cold snap, which typically shuts the fish down, but Dominick obviously knew where they would be...More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for the kind words. We strive to teach every tour or charter we do. It was great having an Aquatic biologist out on the water with us. Thank you again. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We went through the Mangroves with Dominick on a kayak trip. His knowledge about the ecosystem is outstanding. It was very interesting to learn about the way nature manages the environment and deals with the challenges of frequent hurricanes. The kayak was very stable, especially...More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for coming out with us and learning about our dynamic eco system. Look forward to having you out on the water again with us real soon.

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the basic kayaking lesson from Dominick and loved it so much we came back and brought friends on two different occasions. My husband was reluctant to try kayaking because he has residual muscle weakness from having polio as a child....More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for coming out on the water with us. I had a blast with you guys and your guests. Look forward to seeing you again and continuing where we left off.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I contacted Kayak Charters at the last minute on 4th of July weekend to see if I could possibly go out in a kayak. Dominic arranged to meet me the next morning with all the gear. I had never been in a kayak and was...More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you again for coming out and seeing our exciting and beautiful eco system. I truly enjoyed guiding and teaching you about the eco system. You did so when with our kayak instruction that we provided that you looked like you did it for years....More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

I charted a day of fishing with Dominick on 5/15/17. He was very professional as well as friendly. It was like fishing with a highly skilled friend. He was able to put me on multiple species in adverse conditions. While everyone else around did not...More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you again for coming out and learning new techniques with me. I had so much fun. It was like fishing with a friend. Look forward to seeing you again real soon.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We learned so much and have a greater appreciation of the ecosystem! Dominic was amazing! Thank you!

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words. Look forward to having you out with us again real soon.

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

My guide, Dominick, is the REAL DEAL. His respect for the fauna and flora and his expertise are supreme. The trip itself was quite tame, with half the time spent talking about the wonders of the ecosystem (which was fascinating) and taking in the lovely...More

Thank HLaurie
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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you. We work hard and have spent decades in the Florida backcountry waters to be able to teach about it and it's habitants. Thank you again for the kinds words and look forward to having yu out with us real soon.

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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I did an Eco tour with Dominic. We couldn't have had a better guide or trip. He knew so much information about the environment and he told us everything he could in such a short amount of time (our tour even went...More

Thank Lynn L
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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

We did have an amazing day out on the water. Thank you again and look forward to seeing you again real soon.

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had an amazing time on the Eco Tour with Dominick. Our entire family was amazed by the vast knowledge Dominick has about the Florida mangrove jungle and we learned so much, not only about that but about how to properly handle a kayak. We...More

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Dominick G, General Manager at Kayak Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Yes we did have an amazing tour. I am so glad the kids said that it was the best thing they did in Florida. That means so much to us, since we target getting kids away from video games and off the couch. Look forward...More

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Please call me at 239-425-7823 . So I can get you booked in with me and give you all the details. Thank you for choosing us. Dominick Greco
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