Fishing the flats charters

Capt. Neil Eisner Fort Myers Beach, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Fishing in Fort Myers, Florida can be a highly productive adventure. Fishing the Flats Charters and Captain Neil Eisner will show you how it’s done.


Captain Neil Eisner owns and operates Fishing the Flats Charters out of fort Myers Beach. Captain Neil is a 100 Ton Certified Master Captain. He has over 40 years of fishing experience. He has fished from the south shore of Long Island to the fresh waters of Lake Erie honing his craft. Captain Neil was voted Best Fishing Captain of Fort Myers Beach in 2018 and 2019. Captain Neil takes joy in watching a new angler reeling in their first catch so bring your child along on your fishing trip with Fishing the Flats Charters.


Captain Neil helms an 18’ Flats Boat powered by a 115HP Yamaha engine. His boat is rigged with a casting platform, power poles, and a wireless trolling motor as well as a live well for fresh bait. There’s also a cooler on board, USCG approved safety equipment, and modern electronics such as a GPS, and a fish finder ensuring you’ll spend more time reeling in fish.


On your trip with Fishing the Flats Charters all of the rods, reels, tackle, lures, and fresh bait is included. Captain Neil supplies the fishing license for you and your guest. In addition, Captain Neil provides local knowledge on the area history and local wildlife as well as quality angling instruction for the novice, child, or seasoned angler. He truly wants you to have a good time and catch fish. Captain Neil will clean and fillet your catch after your successful day on the water with Fishing the Flats Charters.


Fishing the Flats Charters will take you fishing in the flats of Fort Myers Beach and Estero Bay in search of Mangrove Snapper, Snook, Redfish, Jack Crevalle, Spotted Seatrout, and Sheepshead. Captain Neil offers a half day trip for up to 2 guests. He offers a summer discount on his half day trip June-September. This trip is catch and release only. 


Book your trip today with Fishing the Flats Charters and Master Captain Neil Eisner for a fun and productive day on the water in Fort Myers Beach, Florida.



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  Launch Location

4765 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach

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Trips start at $400

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1-2 guests

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2016 18' Flats Boat/Skiff

115 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances



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Includes 2 guests

Trip time: 8:30am to 12:30pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

The flats are home to a number of inshore species, including Redfish, Sheepshead, Snook, and Mangrove Snapper. Exact departure time may vary depending on the tide.

Close details

Fish Species

Jack Crevalle
Mangrove Snapper
Spotted Seatrout

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • VHF Radio


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Boat Gear

  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Power Poles

Fishing Techniques

  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

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

Fishing Location

  • Flats

About the Vessel


Capt. Neil Eisner

Boat Type

Flats Boat/Skiff

Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

115 HP