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Address: 101 Vilano Causeway, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: +1 352-246-3836
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Description: "Yacht Of Fun" is a charter boat launching in St. Augustine or Palatka...
"Yacht Of Fun" is a charter boat launching in St. Augustine or Palatka, Florida that is simply A LOT OF FUN! Captain Mike Fitzpatrick will take you out on his 23 foot Hurricane deck boat with plenty of seating and shade for up to six guests where you will spend the day doing what YOU like to do! Cruise and sightsee, anchor to swim, play on the sandbars and beaches, catch many kinds of fish, bring your own picnic or enjoy dining at a waterfront restaurant. The rate is $450 per day including Captain Mike for unlimited hours between dawn to dusk! Gratuity is optional, but is appreciated.
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Great Time on the Water

My family had a wonderful time with Captain Mike and his first Mate Janie on the Yacht of Fun! We cruised from the Palatka Boat Dock south to Lake George and Silver Glen Springs... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Fleming Island, Florida
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Fleming Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

My family had a wonderful time with Captain Mike and his first Mate Janie on the Yacht of Fun! We cruised from the Palatka Boat Dock south to Lake George and Silver Glen Springs, where we had a lot of fun swimming in the crystal clear waters there. It was a fun atmosphere and the captain is so knowledgeable about... More 

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Acworth, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had a great time! Captain Mike was fun! He had a lot of good stories to tell from when he fished all over the world. He was fantastic with our young boys (5 & 6). He took us to a restaurant in the middle of our trip and knew a lot about the St. Augustine area from the water... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We had the best time and didn't break the bank !!! We did the intercostal trip and caught 41 fish ,8 different species . Captain Mike is great he makes you feel like family and put us right on the fish ! He is also very knowledgeable of St Augustine History, I would highly recommend to spend a day on... More 

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Your great review is very much appreciated! And also your FaceBook review! Thank you!!! It was a really fun day, and we did catch some fish! Thanks for choosing to spend a day of your vacation on Yacht Of Fun with me, and for saying it was the BEST day! I will look forward to the next time! More 

minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had such a great visit with Capt. Mike he knows so much about yachting and also fishing and his stories are just a hoot they are so much fun he is just wonderful I would go on a boat with him anywhere and I would love to go again, thanks Capt. Mike for the wonderful time!!!!!!!!

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thanks for your enthusiastic review! It was a great day with all of you! I am so glad you had such a good time even after the first ramp location mix up I have ever had! Thanks for choosing to spend a day with me aboard Yacht Of Fun! I hope to see you again in the future for a... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Had a great time with Mike, he really seems to enjoy taking people out and we really felt it was all about making us happy. I really appreciated the fact while Mike is all about his customers having a good time, he is also all about safety at the same time. We will definitely come back.

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your nice review! The two things most important to me are that my guests have fun and are comfortable out on the water! It was a really great day with you and your family! Hope you visit again soon! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My friend's parents were in town, and we decided to have a day on the water. We had rented the yacht of fun last August for my friends 30th Birthday, so we already knew how much fun we were going to have with Captain Mike. We set sail around 9, and did a little fishing near downtown St Augustine. Mike... More 

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thanks for such an awesome review! Coming from a repeat customer makes it twice as nice! It was a really fun day! We packed it all in, fishing, sightseeing, swimming and a great spot for lunch! It makes my day to hear you will be back again soon! I will be looking forward to it! More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My two sons, husband and I spent an entire day with Mike on our trip to St. Augustine. We wanted to fish and he delivered. We caught over 30 fish (13 different varieties). Mike was great with helping all of us with anything we needed and kept us entertained with his hilarious stories. The boat was fun, safe and fully... More 

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! I had a great time with all of you! I am so glad the fish were biting like crazy too! That makes any day just about perfect! I do hope you return one day so we can do it all over again, or next time we could head out to the River so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We spent fathers day weekend with Mike. It was a surprise for my husband and two boys. Absolutely priceless, great memories! We caught 15 species of fish. I think we hold the record ;) we will do it again next time in St Augustine.

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, and for choosing to make Yacht Of Fun your Father's Day surprise! I had a great time fishing with you, and yes you are definitely the record holders for the most species caught! I am happy to hear you will be back the next time you visit to our area! More 

Abington, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We spent another great day with Captain Mike on the Yacht of Fun. Sightseeing downtown St.Aug and the sailing ships, swimming and relaxing and fishing. We had a boatful of kids ages from 5 to 16 and they had a ball. Mike is a great guy and really knows about fishing and Florida and has a million stories. This is... More 

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Thanks so much Joe and Family. It was just great seeing you again. Always a good time! You are definitely my leaders for repeat trips, and I look forward to seeing you and the kids again soon! You know how to fine me! More 

Frankfort, Kentucky
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Captain Mike was absolutely awesome. With a knowledge of the St. Johns River and his stories it was an absolute wonderful day. His wife Janie made the booking process easy and directions were awesome. Salt Springs is well worth the trip up the river, absolutely an amazing day. Book Captain Mike today!! Bill & Jackie From KY

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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this review

Bill and Jackie, thanks very much for the review! I am so glad you and your family enjoyed the River and the Springs! They are both awesome, not sure about me, but Janie and I both appreciate your kind words! Hope to see you all again next time you visit our area! More 

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