Coastal Charters with Captain Ben Florentino

Fish the ultimate platform for West Coast Inshore fishing.


  • About Captain Ben Florentino

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Ben Florentino is a Coast Guard Licensed Captain with over 25+ years of Saltwater angling experience. Ben is an experienced waterman, and an avid Saltwater bass tournament angler fishing the SWBA & SBS series.

Over the past 10+ years, Ben has accomplished multiple tournament wins, top 10 finishes, big bass awards, and an AOY title. His expertise in our local inshore and offshore waters will help you become a better angler, put you on the fish, and teach your tips & tricks for success on the water!

Big Fish Award - 2013 SWBA Long Beach, CA
Big Fish Award - 2013 SWBA Dana Point, CA
1st Place - 2012 SWBA Marina Del Rey, CA
1st Place - 2012 SWBA Newport Beach, CA
1st Place - 2011 SWBA Marina Del Rey, CA
Season Champions - 2009 SWBA Elite Championship
1st Place - 2007 SWBA Fundraiser Catalina Island, CA
3rd Place Overall Points - 2007 SWBA Tournament Series
1st Place - 2006 SWBA Dana Point, CA
Big Fish Award - 2006 SWBA Dana Point, CA
1st Place - 2006 SWBA Palos Verdes, CA
3rd Place Overall Points - 2006 SWBA Tournament Series
Anglers of the Year (AOY) - 2005 SWBA Tournament Series
1st Place - 2005 SWBA Palos Verdes, CA
1st Place - PCYC Bass Division

Ranger Boats
Mercury Outboards
Anglers Marine
Aftco
Tackle Wharehouse
Shimano Rods and Reels
G.Loomis Rods
Power Pro Line
Jackall Lures
Warbaits
Kicker Jigs
Big Hammer Swimbaits
Olukai
Maui Jim Sunglasses

  • Fish the ultimate platform for West Coast Inshore coastal and island fishing. Ranger Boats 240 Bahia powered by a Mercury Marine 250hp Verado outfitted with the latest in Lowrance electronics. Coastal Charters has trips available for all interests. Bay, Inshore, Islands, or Offshore we offer a range of fishing trips available from Los Angeles to Orange County.

Drinks & Snacks
Sonic Hub Sound System
USB Charge Port
Satellite Radio
Valid CA Fishing License
Food & Drink
Sunglasses & Sunblock
Jacket & Layers
Camera
  • Rates

    INSHORE
    Full Day - $700.00
    ISLAND
    Full Day Catalina- $1000.00
    Full Day San Clemente Island- $1300.00
    **Rates do not include optional gratuity OFFSHORE
    Full Day Offshore Tuna- $1150.00
  • Capacity

    Optimal for fishing: 3 Anglers
    Capt. Ben provides personalized one on one instruction and coaching. Keeping the "load light", Ben is dedicated to teaching and fishing with only a few anglers. Be assured that you will be completely outfitted on your charter!
Shimano Rods & Reels
G.Loomis Rods
Power Pro Line
Jackall Lures
Warbaits
Kicker Jigs
Big Hammer Swimbaits
Coming Soon
  • Boat Specifications

    Ranger Boats 240 Bahia powered by a Mercury Marine 250hp Verado outfitted with the latest in Lowrance electronics.

    Length – 24' Ranger Bahia
    Power – 250hp Mercury Verado
    Electronics – Lowrance HDS 12 & 9
    Trolling Motor – Motor Guide XI5
  • Location

    On the water from Los Angeles to Orange County, California
    Including local islands of Catalina or further offshore to San Clemente Island (see map below)