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Getaway Charters

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“captain don”(19 reviews)
“amberjack”(24 reviews)
Getaway Charters offers fun & fishing for your family, friends or clients. First-time anglers to the well experienced anglers are welcome. Come enjoy the beautiful Gulf of Mexico waters off the Alabama Gulf Coast. Half day and full day fishing...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
27844 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4009
+1 251-752-0235
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Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Captain Josh and deckhand Thad were awesome. They took us out off shore fishing about 25 miles where we caught all kinds of fishing including Vermilion snapper, Trigger fish, Red snapper, Amber jack, and even this 50lb Wahoo. It was an awesome time!!! They were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Great trip. We fished the next day after Michael. Could not have ask for a better trip. Captin Josh and deck hand Thad were the best. Thank you for a great adventure.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Classie C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We are repeat clients of Getaway Charters and really enjoyed our fishing again this year. We went out on two 5-hour trips the week of September 23. Our crew for the first trip was Captains Don and Josh. For the second trip, our crew was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Our Sept 28 afternoon trip was awesome. Josh and Thad were great, the fishing was good, and we will definitely return.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig H
Reviewed September 13, 2018

My husband and I took another couple on the 6-hour fishing trip and it was 100% great! We brought home 33 fish and let a bunch go, too, due to their being out of season or too small! Captain Josh and deck hand Sam were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

We went out for a 12 hour trip. The attention to detail -- making sure that we had everything we needed to have a safe and fun trip -- was amazing!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jerry S
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Captain Josh and Thad were awesome, they were family friendly, encouraged the kids and taught them a few things. I was very very impressed - they worked so well together and were focused on making the trip as pleasurable as possible. We will sail with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this boat due to the knowledge of the captain and deck hand. We had two people drop out at the last minute and they were very reasonable and worked with us on the price due to the unexpected notice. We limited out on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bobbydrebel69
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Josh and Deck Hand Harrison were great. this was our second fishing trip out into the gulf. this trip we felt like we were actually fishing. we bottomed fished and my daughter-in-law caught a 40# amber jack. the guys said this was not common to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We booked Another Getaway based on the trip advisor reviews, and the reviews were not wrong. Captain Josh and his deck mate Thad were great. We had a great time.The boat was very clean and had ac if you needed to take a break from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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April 19, 2018|
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Response from CaptainDonM | Property representative |
We usually do private charters only but we put groups together when we have enough interest from individuals. You may provide the date or dates you could go fishing and I can contact you if I have availability. You could... More
Michael B
July 11, 2017|
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Response from CaptainDonM | Property representative |
Fishing in August is usually very good. You may troll for kings and Spanish mackerel or bottom fish for snapper. We only do private charters. See more info at our website.
Michael B
July 11, 2017|
Response from CaptainDonM | Property representative |
Great questions you have asked. Fishing in August is good. On a 4 hr trip we troll for bonita, kings and Spanish mackerel. Wecan keep the kings and Spanish mackerel. On a 5 hr trip we can troll for the fish just mentioned... More