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Shell Island Fish Camp

Saint Marks, FL
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Shell Island Fish Camp
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The day started off very nice. Besides the fact that the Lady at the register was smoking a cigarette inside the store while talking to a customer, we received our boat rental and instructions on how to use the boat quickly and kindly. They even filled up an ice chest for us in case we caught any fish. As we... More

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Shell Island Fish Camp's owners and employees take great pride in our small business. We make every effort to maintain a friendly atmosphere and operate in a straight forward manor. Fee structure and maximum number of passengers is always explained at time of booking the rental and again at signing the rental contract. The rental contract states the number of... More

Brisbane, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
49 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We only had one short night here and as we arrived well after dark, we didn't really get much chance to experience what looked like a delightful spot. We were riding motorbikes from Orlando to LA and this was our first stop off after a long and tiring ride out of Orlando. Our room was clean and comfortable and excellent... More

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Houston, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

If you grew up and fished anywhere along the Gulf Coast in the 50's and 60's before condos and similar development, you'll really enjoy this bit of yesterday. The Fish Camp is authentic "old Florida" and, as noted in other reviews, the staff is friendly and laid-back. Plan to bring your own vittles (microwave cooking only) or visit Savannah's or... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Nothing fancy here... simple, plan room. We called and asked for a non-smoking room I was told we had room 102. They did not ask for a credit card. When we arrived about 9pm I went to the office and rang the bell. I was told that the light was on, door unlocked and the key in the room... we... More

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Naples, Florida
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87 reviews 87 reviews
7 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We had eaten at a local Bar/grille called Ousts Too and the waitress suggested we stay here since we had no plans for this night. We were pleasantly surprised! It was right on the Saint Marks river. The area surrounding the Fish camp was beautiful. Yu could rent a boat and everything you needed if you wanted to fish. You... More

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Buford, Georgia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

This camp harkens back to yesteryear when people were not used to all the amenities available in today's resorts. It is pure and simply a fish camp. Every thib you need is available here. Alot of folks store their boats here, but there are also rentals available. Fresh bait shrimp is availabe but you have to be there at just... More

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Elba, Alabama
2 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

Our children sing and play gospel bluegrass music, so they were invited to a church near St. Marks. We decided to come a few days early and leave a few days late in order to enjoy an early Thanksgiving getaway. This being our first experience at Shell Island revealed that it was the perfect place for our large family. Of... More

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Weeki Wachee, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

While visiting the St. Mark's NWR and Wakulla Springs State Park, we found this little gem of old Florida. We stayed a couple nights in a "Park Model" which was clean and comfortable. The staff were very pleasant. The Shell Island Fish Camp is rather an electic combination of old motel rooms and more modern park models. Not sure about... More

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Norcross, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Have fished Shell island 4 times a year from 2003 until 2010. Fished 2 times since then, Home away from home(Norcross, Ga.). Have been told I have approx, 1 yr. to live with colon/liver cancer. Will go and spend a week with Jimmy and the gang while I am still able sometime in Feb/Mar 2013. Might not be able to... More

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Bethlehem, Georgia, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

went down with 15 other fellows for fishing trip had 3 cabins and two rooms had a blast rooms were clean plenty towels avavaible caught plenty of fish would reccomend fish camp to anyone who loves the florida gulf coast. been coming to this area since 1972 seen changes but mostly for the good!

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Address: Saint Marks, FL
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Saint Marks
Also Known As:
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