All trips are up to 6 people - for larger groups contact the office.
4 hours: $550
Inshore 8 hours: $800
Block Island 10 hours: $1000
Tuna or Shark 12 hours: $1250
1-6 people: $3700
Need help getting your electronics or gear dialed in, or just need a break from the wheel for a day? Hire Captain Rob to run your boat!
$100 an hour*
*$100 extra if gear is needed
Light House Tours
The large cockpit makes the REEL EZ an ideal platform for many research and dive activities.
Q- Is the cost per person or for the boat?
A- The cost is for chartering the boat with a maximum of six people.
Q- What if I have less than six people?
A- The cost is the same. Charges are based chartering the boat not per person.
Q- Do you ever do mixed passenger trips?
A- No, currently we are a private charter.
Q- What is the trip time for 1/2 day, and full day?
A- Half day is 4 hours and a full day is 8 hours
Q- Are fishing charters good for kids?
A- Yes, with kids 6 and under we target species where the action is plentiful.
Q- Do I need a fishing license?
A- No. Newport Sports Fishing Charters has a license that covers all passengers on-board.
Q- How many people can the boat hold?
A- We are regulated under the United States Coast Guard and are only allowed 6 passengers max. But have other boats to accommodate larger parties.
Q- Can you provide additional boats?
Q- What do we need to bring?
A- Newport Sports Fishing Charters will provided everything fishing related, rods and reels and bait. We will also provide you with water and snacks. Here are some suggestions that you should bring on-board, sweat shirt, raincoat, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, lunch, and a small cooler to bring your fillets home.
Q- Can we bring alcoholic beverages on-board?
A- Yes. (if anyone become drunk or unruly the trip will immediately return to the dock)
Q- What are the chances of catching fish?
A- We do everything to catch fish for our passengers - our track record proves that.
Q- How do you determine weather cancellations?
A- We make weather related the decisions on the morning of your trip or if we are able to determine sooner. It’s the winds that cancel trips.
Q- What if it rains?
A- Rain or shine we go fishing. The fish are already wet. It’s the winds that cancel trips. We will cancel for heavy rain.
Q- Where does the boat depart from?
A- 90 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI 02840
Q- Is there a bathroom on board?
A- Yes. A bathroom on a boat is called a head.