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"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...more
101 Vilano Cswy, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2149
+1 352-246-3836
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

We had a great day on the Yacht of Fun. It was our first visit to St Augustine with our tweenagers age 15 and 12. We enjoyed the local history, but the highlight for us was the fishing in the afternoon where Captain Mike wrestled...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Caroline S
Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

THANK YOU for your review! I did not see it until now? TripAdvisor usually notifies me when I receive a review, so this was a nice surprise! Glad to hear you had a great time! I sure had a good time fighting that big ray...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

To start off booking was very easy and Janie, Captain Mike's wife was so wonderful and assured we would have a wonderful time and we did! It was much more than we expected. The cruise was awesome from the BBQ place he took us to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Janie and I both thank you so much for your kind review! I had a blast with you and your fun loving group! It was definitely a party all day long! I do hope you will "do it again"! I will look forward to another...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Mike is super courteous and truly an outstanding gentlemen. We assumed we would only last 2 -3 hours max on a boat with 3 boys aged 7, 10, and 11. We were wrong as we started at 9am and went until almost 6. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you so much for your very complimentary review! I had a great day spending it with such a terrific family, and I am so happy I was able to show you that only two hours on the boat just would not have worked! It...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great time crusing the river. The over 30mph deck boat cruise kept us cool and comfortable on a hot summer day. Swimming in a clear spring. Snacks, shade on the boat. So much knowledge of the area, clean, comfortable, and relaxing. Perfect boating experience, thanks...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you! It was a fun day for Janie and me too! We both appreciate your great photography skills and helping us become more hashtag savvy too! Still behind the times with some of this social media stuff! Hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Loved, loved, loved our day with Captain Mike! I can not say enough good things about our experience. We fished, swam, collected shells and saw amazing sights. We have been to Saint Augustine several times and learned more from him about the history of the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thanks so much for your enthusiastic review! I have never gotten a loved X3 before! I am very happy to hear you will be coming back for another day of adventures! I will definitely look forward to seeing you!

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Second year of amazing memories made with Captain Mike! Our boys ages 14,14,10, and 10 love this experience so much! We spent 12 hours fishing, cruising, and swimming. We learned all about the waterways and wildlife, the rich history of the area, laughed at Captain...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thanks for your great review! Amazing memories were made for me too spending a beautiful day with such an awesome family! I had a lot of fun fishing with the boys! And what a great day of fishing it was! I am already looking forward...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

What an awesome way to spend a day with the family in FL. Captain Mike was fabulous from the booking until we disembarked. He was prompt at returning phone calls, texts & emails. The day was ours to choose and use as we wished. We...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Wow what a terrific review! I really appreciate it! And thanks for posting pictures too and sending me a link to your vacation video! It was really great! I sure did enjoy the day with all of you, and hope to see you again for...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Second outing with Captain Mike who is very knowledgeable about the waterways and fishing in both the Intracoastal and the St Johns. Nice comfortable boat. We had another beautiful and fun day. Thanks Captain Mike !

Date of experience: March 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the review! It was great having you aboard again to see some new sights! It was a fun day for sure! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Captain Mike is a great guide, we had hired him for the day to show us the area and put us on some fish. He gave us more than we expected, stories, wildlife and even some fish! Great time on the water!

Date of experience: March 2017
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Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

I appreciate the review, and really happy to hear the day was more than you expected! I can't ask for a better compliment! Thanks, and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 22 January 2017

We rented a house in St. Augustine last summer and with 14 year old boys it is sometimes difficult to keep them engaged. So we decided to take a day and go out on a boat. Our family (two 14 year old boys and a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kathryn O
Mike F, Owner at Yacht of Fun, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

What a NICE surprise! It means so much that you took the time to enter a review long after you spent your day with me on the boat! It tells me the good memories we made have lasted, and you are still thinking about the...More

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Brenda C
16 April 2017|
Response from Kathryn O | Reviewed this property |
We went from 9:30 am to about 3:30pm. It was a great day on the water.
Karen C
6 May 2015|
Response from Mike F | Property representative |
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