Captain Ben Lakatos Charters

Capt. Ben Lakatos Holiday, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Captain Ben Fishing Charters welcomes you to enjoy a fishing adventure surrounded by natural beauty on the Gulf of Mexico.

Captain Ben is an expert angler. He runs his charter from Holiday, Florida. He’s always had a passion for fishing and truly enjoys and respects the outdoors. Nothing makes Captain Ben happier than being out on the water fishing, doing something he truly loves and enjoys. If you want to enjoy a day on the water, stress-free and filled with action and excitement Captain Ben Fishing Charters is the charter for you!

Your trip will take place on a 23’ center console powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine. Quality navigation technology to quickly and safely get you to the fish like a GPS and a fish finder. All USCG approved safety gear is on board as well as a wireless trolling motor, a live well for fresh bait, and a cooler to store your drinks and snacks. There is also a toilet outfitted for your comfort and convenience. The boat can accommodate up to 4 guests including children and anglers of all skill level.

Captain Ben will provide you with all the fishing gear you’ll need for a successful day on the water including top of the line rods, reels, tackle, and lures. The fishing license for you and your guests and fresh bait is included as well. Bring your food and drinks for your trip with Captain Ben Lakatos and get ready to have the best fishing experience possible.

Travel the inshore, nearshore, and offshore waters, visit beautiful reefs and flats, or explore wrecks and secluded backcountry waters in search of many prized fish species. You’ll be chasing Black Drum, Cobia, Hogfish, Ladyfish, Pompano, Sheepshead, Tarpon, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, and many species of Snapper and Grouper. To catch them, you’ll bottom fish, deep sea fish, troll, and jig, using both light and heavy tackle. Whatever fish you catch, the First Mate will clean and fillet it for you should you decide to keep it.

Come explore the bountiful waters of The Gulf with Captain Ben Fishing Charters and have a great day on the waters of Holiday, Florida.

833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

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  Launch Location

1119 Baillies Bluff Road, Holiday

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Trips start at $350

4 Trips

1-4 guests

See available trips

2016 23' Center Console

250 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

Select an Available Trip

private

HALF DAY TRIP (AM)

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 9:00am to 1:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

On this trip we'll fish for Redfish, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Sheepshead, Jack Crevalle, and more!

Includes:
digital photos,

Waters
Close details

private

HALF DAY TRIP (PM)

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This afternoon allows you to get some extra sleep and still hit the waters for Flounder, Black Drum, Redfish, and more. 

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

Close details

private

3/4 DAY TRIP

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 9:00am to 3:00pm (6 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This fishing adventure will take us to the nearshore wrecks and reeks in search of Tarpon, Snapper, Cobia, and much more!

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

Close details

private

FULL DAY TRIP

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 9:00am to 5:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip gives us plenty of time to go after many species that call these waters home. From Tarpon to Cobia, Sheepshead and Jack Crevalle, Snapper and Grouper, this trip has it all!

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

Close details

Fish Species

Black Drum
Black Grouper
Black Seabass
Cobia
Flounder
Grouper
Hogfish
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Ladyfish
Mangrove Snapper
Permit
Pompano
Porgy
Red Grouper
Red Snapper
Redfish
Scallops
Sea Bass
Sharks
Sheepshead
Snook
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Bay Bass
Spotted Seatrout
Stingray
Tarpon
Tripletail

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • EPIRB
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Facilities

  • Shower
  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • First Mate
  • Livewell
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Snorkeling Equipment

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Flounder Gigging
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Backcountry
  • Flats
  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • Reef
  • River
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Ben Lakatos

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

23

Year Built

2016

Engine Manufacturer

Suzuki

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

250 HP