Venice Reef Charters

Capt. Phil Bloom Nokomis, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Come be a part of one of the best fishing charters to set sail on the beautiful waters of southwest Florida! Based out of NokomisFlorida, Venice Reef Charters provides you with the ultimate fishing adventure. This excellent destination is filled with beautiful scenery and endless fishing options.

 

Captain Phil has been fishing since he could hold a rod in his hand, and he’s been fishing professionally for 20 years. Serving customers along the west coast of Florida He has been guiding customers on their fishing adventures for 10 years. Get ready for a great fishing experience with Captain Phil Bloom and Venice Reef Charters! With a reputation of hard worker and one of the nicest guys around, Captain Phil is a professional fishing guide ready for your group.

 

Your group of up-to four passengers will climb aboard the 23ft Center Console vessel with a 300HP Inboard Chevy engine. Captain Phil’s boat is outfitted with power poles and a live well for fresh bait. Captain Phil is fully licensed and insured and all safety equipment is registered and inspected by the United States Coast Guard. Your safety is as important as your fishing success.

 

On your trip with Venice Reef Charters, you and your guests will be provided with top of the line rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Fresh bait and the fishing license for you and all of your guests is also provided. Fishing techniques on your Venice Reef Charters can include bottom fishing, jigging, light tackle fishing, or spinning. Customers as young as 12 years old are welcome as well as anglers of all skill level.  Captain Phil is happy to teach and instruct as needed, whatever your skill level may be. Trips with us will not disappoint!

 

Venice Reef Charters offers inshore trips, nearshore trips, and offshore trips that will have your lines tight with Tripletail, Spotted Seatrout, Sharks, Pompano, King Mackerel, Grouper, Bonito, Black Drum, Amberjack, Black Seabass, Cobia, Hogfish, Ladyfish, Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, Yellowtail, Triggerfish, Spanish Mackerel, Permit, Flounder, Blackfin Tuna, and the famous Sailfish. After your bountiful day on the water with Venice Reef Charters, Captain Phil will clean and fillet your catch.

 

Captain Phil looks forward to showing you the Florida lifestyle. Once you experience a trip with Venice Reef Charters you’ll be hooked! 

 

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  Launch Location

Albee Road West, Nokomis

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Trips start at $250

4 Trips

1-4 guests

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2000 23' Center Console

300 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- INSHORE

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 3 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 3 guests)

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

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Explore the productive nearshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico, around the Venice area. We’ll mostly be bottom fishing for creatures like Triggerfish, Mangrove Snapper, and Grouper. 

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- NEARSHORE

Includes 4 guests

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

3 Day Cancellation Policy

On this trip we'll head 3-6 miles out in search of King Mackerel, Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Triggerfish, Sharks, and more.

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- OFFSHORE

Includes 4 guests

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

3 Day Cancellation Policy

On this family friendly trip, we’ll head up to 9 miles offshore and explore the wildlife around fishing ledges and natural reefs. You'll be targeting reef fish like Amberjack, Barracuda, and King Mackerel. 

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private

3/4 DAY TRIP- OFFSHORE

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 8:30am to 2:30pm (6 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip is perfect for anglers who want to spend more time on the water to catch their dream fish. We'll head 7-9 miles out to target Red Snapper, Grouper, Amberjack, Cobia, and Sailfish through bottom fishing. 

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Fish Species

Amberjack
Banded Rudderfish
Barracuda
Black Drum
Black Seabass
Blackfin Tuna
Bonito
Cobia
Flounder
Grouper
Hogfish
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Ladyfish
Lesser Amberjack
Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Mangrove Snapper
Permit
Pompano
Redfish
Sailfish
Sharks
Snook
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon
Triggerfish
Tripletail
Yellowtail

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Life Raft
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Boat Gear

  • First Mate
  • Livewell
  • Power Poles

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.

Price Includes

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

Minimum Age

  • 12

Fishing Location

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

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Phil Bloom

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

23

Year Built

2000

Engine Manufacturer

Inboard Chevy

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

300 HP