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Casco Bay Custom Charters

14 Ocean St, Portland, ME 04106-2824
+1 207-205-5796
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Beautiful trip for our engagement

I booked this trip as a surprise proposal boat ride with my fiance. Jim, Matt and Nick all played a... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Andrew C
Spectacular harbor boating experience!

Beautiful views of the Portland harbor, excellent and friendly guide, one of a kind boat with a... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Casco Bay Custom Charters is one of Portland, Maine’s, most exclusive charter providers. We offer private sightseeing charters aboard our vintage Maine lobster boat. With over 200 islands, 6 lighthouses, wildlife, history, and incredible scenic beauty, there’s plenty to do in Casco Bay. With our custom charters, you can decide where you want to go and what you want to do. Perfect for families and small groups!!!
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14 Ocean St, Portland, ME 04106-2824
+1 207-205-5796
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

I booked this trip as a surprise proposal boat ride with my fiance. Jim, Matt and Nick all played a part in keeping it a surprise until we reached the sunset. I can't thank them enough for helping put it together. Matt and Nick were...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Beautiful views of the Portland harbor, excellent and friendly guide, one of a kind boat with a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, comfortable ride, fantastic experience, great for everyone, would definitely go again!

Thank AvivaStL
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was a great tour that we took. Matthew our guide was very knowledgeable and Nick piloted the boat with experience and talent. I highly recommend this charter. The Monhegan is a clean, beautiful, will kept vessel. Book it. It is the best and only...More

Thank gtuck6977
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The crew was on time and very informative throughout the experience. It was a highlight of our trip. Highly recommend!

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I booked this trip online after reading reviews. I was still apprehensive because one never knows. I am going to tell you - STOP WORRYING about this personal tour! The rebuilt boat is spotless and beautiful. The bench is comfortable and could seat 3-4. Folding...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

the boat is great well taken care of felt very safe with the ride. kid friendly. lots of information and the guide was well informed and very happy to talk with. many details about the history and some tips of other places to see and...More

1  Thank bledsoerodney
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a great time with Matthew and Nick. It was a foggy day on the sea, and they offered to refund or reschedule, but we decided to go ahead with the trip. We missed some sites, but had a fantastic time. Matthew was very...More

Thank Scarrmaker
MaineTourOperator, Owner at Casco Bay Custom Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you! We are so glad you joined us despite the foggy weather and had such a great time aboard M/V MONHEGAN. We strive to make sure everyone has a fantastic experience. If we have concerns the weather is not going to cooperate, we will...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

My husband and I had a great time with Matthew and Nick on the Eagle Island trip. The trip itself was six hours and really allowed us to see much of the bay and spend the perfect amount of time on Eagle Island. Matthew was...More

Thank KJR105
MaineTourOperator, Owner at Casco Bay Custom Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for your very kind comments. We truly love Casco Bay, and we always hope our passion for the bay is demonstrated in the high quality, personalized service that we provide. We hope you enjoyed all of your adventures while you were visiting us...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is not an inexpensive trip at $350 for a two hour charter, but it is certainly a great way to see things from a different perspective, and to learn a lot from your guide. We had Matthew, and he was so knowledgeable and chatty....More

Thank John H
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We charted a trip to cruise around the islands and stop for lunch, and we LOVED our time on this lovely refurbished lobster boat!!! Matthew, who was our First Mate is so knowledgeable about the bay and the islands that we felt we like we...More

1  Thank sgazzini
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Danielle H
12 December 2015|
Response from M3987EOchrism | Reviewed this property |
There is a cabin area that can accommodate a few people, not quite sure what package you are looking at with regards to food and service. These guys are very experienced and will accommodate your needs within reason. Hope... More