Sea Spirit Deep Sea Fishing ensures that the experience of exploring the vast open ocean is unforgettable. We are located in Panama City Beach FL and offer 3-hour or 5-hour trips aboard the Sea Spirit, a 30 foot center console vessel that can comfortably carry up to 6 people on shallow or deep-sea fishing trips. Our experienced skippers have more than 10 years of combined fishing experience in the Gulf of Mexico.
Online Application for a Snapper and Grouper Fishing License
Sea Spirit will take you deep sea fishing with them. It is important that you have all the necessary permits and licenses. Florida requires that grouper and snapper fishing be done with an individual fishing license, as well as a charter boat licence. Our website makes it easy to obtain your grouper or snapper license online.
Unique Deep Sea Fishing Tours
We offer three unique experiences to our customers, including deep water grouper and snapper fishing. Customers can choose the highlights of their trip and target the species they prefer on private charters that can accommodate up to six people. Our shared charters allow up to 12 people to join the fun. Deep Ocean Challenge trips are available for anglers who want an adrenaline-filled adventure that doesn’t require a catch and release. All trips include tackle, bait and non-alcoholic beverages. You will also receive a cooler to store your catch.
Deep Sea Fishing with the Sea Spirit
Our experienced skippers have decades of combined experience in the Gulf of Mexico. They are passionate about sharing the excitement of catching grouper, snapper and other deep-sea fisherman with you. We can fish with up to 6 people in shallow and deep water, thanks to our 30′ center console vessel. Your experience is our focus, as well as yours. We use high-quality equipment and have a knowledgeable captain. Customers have easy access to all the gear, bait, and even a cooler, making the trip more efficient. Your trip will be as enjoyable as it is safe because the boat is equipped with all necessary safety features.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What are the rules of Sea Spirit during deep sea fishing trips
Safety is our number one rule. All passengers will be required to wear a life jacket throughout the trip. Our captain will also instruct them. All of our trips are prohibited from allowing alcohol or drugs.
2. What kinds of fish can I catch?
Diverse species of grouper, snapper and other fish can be found in the Gulf of Mexico’s stunning waters. Our experienced skippers will know the best spots to target the most likely to bite fish, depending on the season.
3. What are the included features of deep sea fishing trips
Sea Spirit provides tackle, bait, non-alcoholic beverages, and a cooler to hold your catch. In the event of a rainy ride, customers will have access to protective coveralls and tools.
4. Is a fishing licence required for deep sea fishing trips?
Yes, all passengers on the deep sea fishing trip must have a valid fishing licence. You can purchase your license online through our website before you go.
5. What is the difference in the three types of deep sea fishing trips?
Sea Spirit offers three types of deep-sea fishing trips. Private charters for up 6 people allow customers to pick the highlights of their trip and target the species they like. Our shared charters allow up to 12 people to join the fun. Deep Ocean Challenge trips are for anglers who want an adrenaline-filled adventure with no catch and released.
6. What kind of boat do you use to deep sea fish?
The Sea Spirit is a 30-foot console vessel that can comfortably accommodate 6 people in shallow and deep water. The boat is safe and reliable because it has all the safety features and first aid equipment.
7. How early should I arrive to deep sea fishing?
All passengers are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to the departure time. This gives enough time for all passengers and our experienced skippers, to conduct a safety briefing.
8. Are there any special items I should bring?
Sea Spirit recommends that customers bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, snacks, and clothing to ensure they get the most from their deep sea fishing trip. You may also get wet. Customers can also bring their own cups and ice, and we will provide cups and ice for a minimal fee.
9. What happens if it rains during your trip?
Our skippers will decide if it’s safe to get out on the water in the event of bad weather. If conditions make it difficult to have a successful trip we might cancel the trip or offer a full refund.
10. What happens to the fish I catch?
Customers can keep all their catch, but we ask that any fish below the size of the intended one be returned. We can clean your catch for a small fee if you prefer.
11. Can I bring a guest who isn’t fishing?
No, all passengers are required to pay the charter fees.
12. What kind of payment will you accept for the charter?
Payments can be made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or Visa. For payment on board, cash is also accepted.
13. Do you offer discounts?
We offer discounts for groups of four or more. For more information, please contact us
14. Do I have to provide my own food or drinks?
We offer soft drinks and water as part of the charter. You are welcome to bring your own food or drinks.
15. Are there age limits?
Customers under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult
16. Is there a cancellation policy
We have a 48 hour cancellation policy. We will refund your entire payment if you cancel your trip within 48 hours of departure.
17. Is there a weight limit for this product?
There isn’t. Customers of all sizes and shapes are welcome to join Sea Spirit on a deep-sea fishing adventure.
18. Do I have to tip the crew and captain?
Although gratuities are not necessary, they are always appreciated for a job done well.
19. Do you offer equipment for fly fishing?
No, we do not offer fly fishing equipment for deep sea fishing trips.
20. Are cameras allowed on the boat
Yes, cameras can be taken onboard. But make sure they are secured to avoid them falling in the water.
21. Is WiFi available on the Internet?
No, WiFi isn’t available on the Internet.
22. How big is the boat
The Sea Spirit is a 30-foot console vessel that can comfortably accommodate 6 people.
23. Is the charter equipped with rods and reels for fishing?
Yes, all rods and reels required are included in the charter.
24. Is there a bathroom on the boat?
No, there are no restrooms onboard the vessel.
25. What should I do if I forgot to bring my fishing license?
Customers can obtain their snapper and grouper licenses online through our website without any difficulty.