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Shell Island Fish Camp

Saint Marks, FL
Shell Island Fish Camp
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Carrollton, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this fish camp. I been several times with my father, and we always have great service from the front desk. We like the tab system of paying. From everything for your charter, bait, room and beer, it all goes on one bill. The rooms are small but clean too.

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Niceville, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My friend and I come here each year, reserve the same cabin. The staff are awesome, the place is very clean and SAFE!! You can't beat the price. Quiet, out of the way place worth the drive. The larger cabins have a full kitchen and the little cabins have a microwave, small fridge and coffee maker. Area outside to grill... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We were blown away.. we expected a hole in the wall with a bunch of stinky fishermen. We had busy days planned and really all we needed was a clean room. We chose the motel and walked into sparking, newly remodeled and well designed rooms with comfy beds and a 50's modern design. There are also "cracker style"duplexes and sweet... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We went as a big group, some of us stayed in the hotel some in the cabin. It was very nice for the price. We all had a cook out under the pavilion with other couples, it was so nice everyone shared. The cabin had an amazing AC and the appliances worked well. Make sure you bring all your utensils... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

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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ShellIslandFishCamp, Owner at Shell Island Fish Camp, responded to this review

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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96 reviews 96 reviews
58 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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102 reviews 102 reviews
5 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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112 reviews 112 reviews
13 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 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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