Q: Where should I stay?
A: Below are some nearby hotels in Charleston, SC.    
  • Days Inn Patriots Point: 843-881-1800 
  • Comfort Inn: 843-884-5853  
  • Masters Inn: 843-884-2814 
  • Hampton Inn:  843-856-3900 

Q: What is included with my charter?
A: All charters include fuel, bait, tackle, ice and bottled water.

Q: How many people can go on the fishing charter? 
A: The Salty Dog is licensed to take up to a maximum of six passengers plus the captain and crew. 

Q: What do I need to bring for the charter? 
A: All you’ll need to bring for your day on the water is your food and beverages. We’ll provide you with plenty cold storage for all of your supplies. Please leave your coolers in your vehicle.   

Q: Is there a head (bathroom) on the boat? 
A: Yes. 

Q: What time does the boat leave the dock? 
A: Our charters usually begin between 6:00 and 7:00 am but not earlier than 5:00 am. Please check with the captain 48 hours prior to the day of your charter to coordinate your departure time. 

Q: What about tipping? 
A: As you would expect from any service industry tipping is always appreciated. So, if you feel your captain and crew have worked hard to give you a memorable experience then please feel free to tip accordingly. (15-20% of the charter fee is customary.) 

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