What Our Clients are saying

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195 reviews on
Trevor Raymond
January 9, 2024.
Great trip! Mark is very knowledgeable and fun to fish with. Caught 10 or 11 species. Will definitely book with him again in the future.
Jack McKinney
January 8, 2024.
Wonderful time with Captain Mark and the Naples Fishing Charters! Highly recommend this backwater fishing charter.
Ryan Richards
January 1, 2024.
Austin and Jessie were the best. Great group if guys. Definitely a great time!
Petal Pop
December 28, 2023.
Mark and Naples Fishing Charters were incredible! So easy to work with, so friendly and accommodating! Will definitely be coming back in the future for more fishing with Mark and his all star team
Doug Ludemann
December 23, 2023.
Had a great time & caught lots!!
Greg Davis
July 19, 2023.
Have fished with Mark on several occasions. His knowledge of the area and angling skills are second to none. He puts you on fish and gets them to the boat. Two big Tarpon in one morning during this past Tarpon run.
Steven Morris
June 15, 2023.
We had a great experience with our guide and fishing trip we would definitely recommend this charter service!
David Salinas
June 6, 2023.
Good Capt and great fishing!
charles edwards
June 4, 2023.
Mark was a great captain. Good boat, knowledgeable and easy to get along with.
Keaton Smith
June 1, 2023.
Great experience! Captain Mark was very friendly and knew exactly where to go to get the biggest catches.

TripAdvisor Reviews

star rating  Non Stop catching fish! Captain Ward knows the spots and is very helpful great experience and had a great time we will be back very soon and will only fish… read more

Bobbie A
August 12, 2021

star rating  Mark is a great fishing captain. I am not a big fisherman, but go occasionally with brother when in Florida. Mark makes everything so easy, he knows the… read more

Christopher T
June 1, 2021

star rating  We had a fantastic time with Captain Mark today. We learned so much and caught numerous fish. The highlight was catching a shark! We definitely recommend Captain Mark!

April 13, 2021

star rating  My father law and I had an excellent and wonderful experience with Naples Fishing Charters. I cannot recommend Mark enough.

The trip was my second, and my father law… read more

April 11, 2021

star rating  Mark is a great Cpt and very knowledgeable. Had a great time tarpon fishing what a great experience.

June 8, 2021

star rating  A few more great outings with Capt. Mark Ward at NaplesFishingCharters.org or 239-450-9230. Had the pleasure of fishing four days over a couple weekends … mostly tarpon fishing, but… read more

June 28, 2022

star rating  I’ve come down and fished for over 20 years in southwest Florida targeting snook, redfish, and tarpon. Mark is the best fishing captain I have ever had the pleasure… read more

April 26, 2021

star rating  My husband had a great day of fishing with this charter company! Highly recommend! Very experienced, knowledgeable and friendly! He knew all the right fishing spots. 🙂

Stacey P
August 4, 2021

star rating  Captain Mark was very professional and managed the various levels of fishing skills with the group flawlessly. Captain Mark had easy to follow guidelines to insure the best fishing… read more

May 7, 2021

star rating  Excellent guide. Took us to all the inside places to catch fish. We even found sharks! I highly recommend.

December 1, 2021

star rating  My family and I had the best time fishing with Mark! He picked the best spots for fishing in the Naples channels. My girls loved throwing in their lines and… read more

July 9, 2022

star rating  We had a wonderful time with Mark! I appreciated that he was very patient with my children and made sure they had a great experience (and that they each… read more

October 1, 2021

star rating  Had an excellent outing with Mark.
Mark showed exceptional knowledge of the back waters and fishing technique. He was also a great coach; we are generally all fresh-water fishermen,… read more

March 31, 2021

star rating  Mark Ward did an incredible job putting us in position to catch a monster tarpon. He knew exactly what was going on with the tarpon’s behavior, had the right… read more

June 16, 2020

star rating  I fish all over the world and fly in from London specifically to fish with Captain Mark. He is a top class guide. Nothing is too much trouble. He… read more

April 22, 2021