We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gone Fishing Charters

Features Animals
503 E Jackson St. Suite 144, Tampa, FL 33602-4904
+1 727-421-5291
Website
Save
Review Highlights
An outstanding fishing experience!

My friends and I are avid fisherman with many years of experience fishing locally in our home state... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Core243
,
Wolcott, Connecticut
via mobile
Do it! You won't regret it!

I'm that person. I read all the reviews and thought, "this captain sounds perfect. He can't be that... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
FromTheFrozenNorth14
,
Moira, New York
via mobile
Read all 97 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Gone Fishing Charters provides private, light tackle, inshore fishing charters for parties of up to 6 people. Four, six and eight hour trips available. You'll fish out of a "best in class" boat, a 24 foot Sheaffer 239V Sportfisherman. New tackle and an experienced captain insure a quality outing. Species targeted include redfish, seatrout, snook, tarpon, cobia, spanish mackerel, kingfish, grouper, snapper and shark. License, bait tackle, digital pictures and fish cleaning all included.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain ames” (25 reviews)
“trout” (25 reviews)
“catching fish” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
503 E Jackson St. Suite 144, Tampa, FL 33602-4904
CONTACT
Website
+1 727-421-5291

Similar Things to Do in Tampa

Write a Review
Reviews (97)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friends and I are avid fisherman with many years of experience fishing locally in our home state of CT, as well as numerous fishing trips and charters around the US and abroad. Over the years, we’ve been on many great fishing charters (and more...More

Thank Core243
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I'm that person. I read all the reviews and thought, "this captain sounds perfect. He can't be that good. I'm sure I'll find something to gripe about." I was awesomely wrong. Captain Ames is that good. He's soft spoken, calm, informative, helpful and caring. Despite...More

Thank FromTheFrozenNorth14
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My son and I spent a couple of days fishing with Captain Stewart. I've been taking my kids on similar trips for a number of years and fished with many captains. This trip was spectacular not only because we caught amazing trip, but Stewart is...More

Thank mkladha
jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Mahmood; Thanks for taking the time to do this...greatly appreciated. Enjoy your summer.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Captain Stewart Ames is a great charter captain, he makes the entire time very enjoyable. We ended up catching Redfish and Snook, two types of fish we never caught. They were awesome..to catch and eat!! We would highly recommend this Capt and Charter to anyone,...More

Thank jdeca92450
jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

John; Thanks....greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I can't believe it took me this long to post my 5 star review of Captain Stewart Ames and his Gone Fishing Charter. We had a party of four, and I was the only "non-fisherman" of the grpup. Captain Stewart was very flexible in getting...More

Thank Barb T
jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Barb; Thanks for the great review. I really appreciate you taking the time to do this. Stewart

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Captain Ames, my shoulders ache from hauling in 30 fish and my face hurts from smiling so wide all day. Best boat and captain in the area.

Thank Henry K
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My 4-hour fishing charter with Capt. Stewart Ames was a great experience. More that that my seven-year-old son, who can easily tire of an activity was telling me to stop Dolphin Spotting so we could fish for more Sea Trout. I never thought I'd hear...More

Thank Matt W
jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Matt; Thanks so much for the great review. These definitely help drive business my way. Stewart

Reviewed 12 April 2017

I would like to say I have fished with Captain Stewart Ames and Gone Fishing Charters and will return to fish with him every chance I can get. I would rather say catching rather than fishing. Took a short half day charter and we caught...More

1  Thank Fred S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We fished two days last week with Stewart Ames. The first day I had my grandson, son and daughter-in-law along and we fished for red fish and sea trout on St. Joseph Sound. My 8-year old grandson caught several fish, as did we all (kept...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you Captain Ames! Our experience was peaceful & very personable! He knows his fishing holes since everyone caught fish! We had a blast and made a great family memory. Five stars! Worth having the one on one guide and the great fishing stories are...More

Thank Gina S
jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Gina; Thanks so much. These reviews are very helpful to me and I appreciate you taking the time to do this. It was a pleasure to fish with you guys. Your kids were great Stewart

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Hattricks
390 reviews
.32 km away
Yeoman's Cask and Lion
90 reviews
.06 km away
211 Restaurant
88 reviews
.26 km away
Holy Hog BBQ
61 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tampa Theatre
646 reviews
.45 km away
Amalie Arena
1,459 reviews
.62 km away
Glazer Children's Museum
366 reviews
.62 km away
The Art of the Brick
46 reviews
.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gone Fishing Charters staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit