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Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters

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For a great family adventure, book a charter fishing trip on the Billy Bee with Capt. Dr. Billy Bice! We specialize in making lifetime memories for the family! Sightseeing, dolphins, history, navigation and fishing esp for SHARKS!! Gauranteed fun...more
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204 Marina Dr, Morningstar Marina, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
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Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

My party included 5 kids, ages 5-12. Captain Billy, a retired educator clearly knew how to communicate with the kids. From the moment they met him, he had their rapt attention. He worked patiently with each one baiting hooks, watching the poles for a bite,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been fishing on the Billy Bee every year for many, many many years. It has always been a wonderful experience. My Grandchildren, now grown, still talk of the fun they had on the Billy Bee. This time I went with adult friends and...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2018

We had a great time with captain billy on a charter fishing trip with my 5 year old son and my dad. Billy was great with my son, kept the action going and we caught, whiting, sharks, stingrays, trout, blues, and a butterfly ray. Thank...More

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BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thanks so much Andrew!! I greatly appreciate this excellent review. Your 5 year old was SO much fun....asking questions, catching fish and even counting to 10 in Spanish!! Very impressive!! I really enjoyed having your crew aboard....especially having a former FIRST MATE to pull the...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018

My daughter, my wife, my dad, and I all spent a Saturday morning fishing with Captain Billy. We caught three sharks, two stingrays, and over 20 fish - all while learning about the Saint Simons / Jekyll Island ecosystems. We saw a mother and baby...More

Thank Gregor-ATL
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Hey Greg, I can't remember a more enjoyable trip than the one I had with your sweet family!! Your 8 year old was a fish catching machine!! I loved her enthusiasm!! Thanks so much for the excellent review....I can't wait for your family to come...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

We had a great experience. Billy B was patient and entertaining. My grandson loved it as well as his father, aunt, grandmother and grandfather. Can't wait to take my younger grandson and granddaughter. To top it all off we caught enough fish to feed a...More

Thank JaceAveryLexie
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thanks so much for the excellent review!! Ole Jace was a fishing catching machine!! So glad we got enough whiting for dinner...I know they were good eating! Next time let's leave that toadfish alone...one ugly fishie!!! Thanks so much for choosing Billy Bee Charters! I...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018

Billie kept everyone engaged with his knowledge of the local fish and ecosystem and the fish were biting! We caught a bunch of whitting in the deeper water, but had to move in closer to shore (the waves were not agreeing with everyone). Billie had...More

Thank Stephen S
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Stephen, thanks so much for this excellent review!! So glad the fish were biting and NOBODY got sea sick....a little green maybe but NOT sick...that is a no-no on the Billy Bee. Those gals did an excellent job of hooking, reeling and kissing the fish!!...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We surprised our grandkids with a fishing trip with Captain Billie and first mate Shep last Friday. Captain Billie immediately made everyone feel comfortable and like we had known him for years. We enjoyed the information Captain Billie and Shep told us about the local...More

Thank KLGS3
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

WOW! Thanks so much L.G. I really appreciate this review!! Shep and I really enjoyed having your crew aboard!! Your Grands really pulled in a variety of sea monsters!! They got to be experts at calling those fishies!! I do hope you can come back...More

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 4 (boys 8 and 6) had a great time on the water with Captain Billy and his first mate, Sebass. We learned a little, laughed a lot and everyone caught a shark. We will be heading out with Billy again next time...More

Thank Uganurse08
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you Emily for the great review!! I really enjoyed having your crew aboard!! The boys were great fisherman even though Mom caught the biggest shark!! Please come back next summer and please let the boys catch the BIGGEST!! Thanks again!!

Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Our family enjoyed our second trip with Capt. Billy and had an excellent adventure. We spent time searching for shark teeth and found a few, as well as an undamaged early 1900s bottle. The fishing was great as we caught 5 sharks, a butterfly ray,...More

Thank cah_georgia
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you Craig, I really appreciate the excellent review!! I love having long time friends aboard and catching up with family news! I loved that bottle you found, a real treasure for sure!! Thanks so much for coming back and please come back next year...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018

Booked a half day excursion with Billy for my family of six. My wife and I. Daughters 22 and 20 yrs old. Eighteen yr old son and fourteen year old daughter. All of us caught sharks and enough Whiting for a three platter feast at...More

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BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you, Paul, for the great review!! Your crew did a great job of catching those whiting!! I know they were delicious!! Your crew set the summer record for the most fish in the shortest amount of time!! So glad you made the trip all...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Our family’s fishing trip was outstanding and appealed to our whole group. Sometimes we ha e a challenge finding fun things for the whole family given we have two teens and an 8 year old, but captain billy made it fun and interesting for all-challenging...More

Thank Lucas H
BillyBice, Owner at Kids Fishing Billy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Lucas, thanks SO much for this great review!! I loved having your crew aboard....they did a great job of catching those whiting and sharks!! I sure was glad Caroline was able to show those boys how a REAL fishermen do their job!! Please come back...More

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sugar0813
July 27, 2018|
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Response from BillyBice | Property representative |
I suggest booking your trip as soon as you decide on the dates for your vacation. I take "first come first fish" so booking as early as possible is the best bet. Usually a couple of weeks ahead is enough time but often... More
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Laura M
April 17, 2018|
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Response from BillyBice | Property representative |
Absolutely!! the sharks are always hungry in May!! Come on down!!!
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crr1972
March 27, 2018|
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Response from BillyBice | Property representative |
So sorry for the delay in answering this question...I didn't see it until today! Either call me (912) 269-9983 or email search Billy Bee Charters for my email address. TripAdvisor won't allow a website or email in a... More
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