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Address: Garrison Bight Marina, Key West, FL 33040
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Great Captain

I've fished with Capt. Jimmy over a dozen times and each time we had a great day on the water. Jimmy always puts us on the meat! He has a great personality and is a long time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 October 2016
Joe S

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've fished with Capt. Jimmy over a dozen times and each time we had a great day on the water. Jimmy always puts us on the meat! He has a great personality and is a long time resident of Key West. We cant wait to go back and catch some more Grouper and Snappers!

Thank Joe S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Capt Jimmy took us out last week and all we did was catch fish. Groupers, snappers of all kinds, Goliath Grouper, sharks,.....it was non-stop action. He knows where to go to catch fish and he knows how to catch them. Go fishing with Capt JImmy Bailey on the Hooked-Up. You won't regret it.

Thank duvalst999
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Captain Jimmy and his awesome mate Jeff took out my husband and two sons on a half day trip. Fishing was slow this week all over the keys offshore, but Jimmy took my boys barracuda fishing. They caught 8 or so barracuda, including a few very large ones and some grouper. They had a blast and even sent one trophy... More 

Thank Kristen F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

I just want to thank Captain Jimmy and First Mate Mick for a very fun and memorable trip. The boat was spotless, company excellent and Captain Jimmy took us both deep and shallow and we caught fish!! Bonitas, mackerel, yellow fin tuna, Copia, two eight foot Sharks (or was it the same one twice??). Mick never stopped working and did... More 

Thank Speedydeedee
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

After talking with Jimmy Bailey on the dock for 15 minutes I knew he was the Captain for me to go with. He was born and raised in Key West knew the waters. His first mate Tom never quite working, always checking bait and keeping the rods ready. Caught Mutton and Grouper and Dolphin. Will always use "Hooked Up Charters"... More 

Thank Cash-cashi
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

My daughter and I went out with Jimmy and Tom for six hours trolling in blue water, the next day we fished for sharks four hours. They were friendly and knowledgeable. We caught plenty of fish and had a great time! I recommend Hooked Up Charters to everyone.

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Cuba, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2014 via mobile

We went out with Capt. Jimmy and first mate Tom. They took us out in the gulf due to high seas in the ocean. We had a great time. We caught Bonita and then a black tipped shark which was beautiful to see and then saw probably 50 other sharks which was amazing. We then caught mackerel and other fish.... More 

Thank Keli M
Toms River, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2014

Fished 2 days with Capt. Jimmy. we caught Mahi, Grouper. Snapper, and a Sailfish. Mate Tom was outstanding and was hands down the best duo i have ever fished with. If you are looking for a charter in Key west look no further,you will not find better.I would highly recommend Fishing with "Hooked Up."

Thank jhackett64
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2013

Hands Down the best there is in KW ..I have fished with Jimmy baily for over 20 years ..We won the Texeco Challange a few years ago too..Spanky and the Tampa crew say...HOOKED UP!

Thank 34678Davis_N
Cobourg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2013

We spent a week in Islamorada looking for fish. Had a boat rented, followed the birds, the weed line and rips -got nothing. Our last few days lead us to Key West and the boat docks. We ended up on a six hour trip. Our first drop of lines provided 2 hookups of Mahi! We had some slow times but... More 

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