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Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters

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5555 College Rd, Sunset Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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Best fishing, caught tons of fish

My husband and I spent the day with Ron and Nina. What a fantastic trip! We caught 9 different... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wvlabgirl
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wvlabgirl
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Great day on a tough day

Capt Ron called a couple days prior to our trip to let us know that the weather wouldn’t be the... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
bgriffin286
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Richmond, Virginia
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Enjoy a fun filled day in the Florida Keys. Spend a few hours sportfishing or family fun fishing. Plan a beach excursion, swimming, snorkeling, sight seeing,or a sunset cruise. See the annual powerboat races from the water. Design your day on the...more
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5555 College Rd, Sunset Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent the day with Ron and Nina. What a fantastic trip! We caught 9 different types of fish, and had tons of fish to take back for our meal. Ron recommended a fantastic restaurant that cooked it to perfection. Friendly and...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for choosing us and making our day a blast! You two are so welcome to come back and fish with us again, so many laughs!

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Capt Ron called a couple days prior to our trip to let us know that the weather wouldn’t be the best with rough seas and offered another day if we we wanted it. Our schedule wouldn’t allow a change so we stuck with the original...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thanks so much! You guys were so much fun!! Looking forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Deep sea fishing was a bucket list item for me. I added my family into the mix. I looked at a lot of places in the keys and Blue Eyed Stood out. I knew it was going to be a great day when I dropped...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks for the review! We definitely saw some cool stuff! The Mahi were running scared but it turned out ok. Thanks for joining us aboard the Blue eyed trader. See y'all next time.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Ron went above and beyond what was necessary. On a day where the fishing wasn't phenomenal he went everywhere and ended up teaching us three different methods of fishing just because we didn't have a lot. In the end we ended up with plenty!!!...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks for the review we really appreciate you. It was a hard day of fishing. Makes me crazy but it worked out for the best. Thanks for fishing with us. Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I am writing this review for my father who passed away a couple of months after fishing with Captain Ron and Nina. There are not words to convey the happiness a day on the boat with Captain Ron and his wife Nina brought to my...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for reviewing us for your dad! We are so sorry for your lose. He was a really great guy and we had more fun hanging with him and watching him slam all kinds of fish. It was weird but the fish gods were...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Ron & Nina are patient teachers and great w/our 3yo. We did 2 types of fishing and are ready for lots of good eats this week. Husband went out w/them 5 years ago. Highly recommend.More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Oh my! That was quick. we loved seeing you again and really had a fun day with the fam. The fishing was good as was the company. That kid is very cute and will make a fine fishermen in the future. Hurry back and will...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife, ten year old son and daughter and I fished with Ron and NIna on the 6th of July. They treated us fantastic and put us onto both reef and pelagic fish. We boated around 30 fish and kept 18 to eat. Stellar service...More

Thank Eric R
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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thanks for the great day! I'm happy it worked so well! Some days it's easy and some not so. Glad the kids got to experience a family day.

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

There's a reason Captain Ron and Nina have a perfect review record. It's because they work for it. From the second we boarded the boat they make you feel extremely welcome. My wife and I took our four children out. Their ages are 17, 12,...More

Thank Mikeblock50158
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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

We had a blast fishing with your family. We love what we do and I guess it shows! Thanks for trusting us to do an honest job. Hope you enjoy the fish. Captain Ron and Nina.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute blast with Captain Ron and Nina. They knew exactly where to go so that the kids and the adults could have fun and catch fish. In a four hour excursion we caught enough fish to feed 15 people. I highly recommend this...More

Thank Evan B
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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thanks for choosing us. There are a lot of boats to pick from just glad you found us. We love kids and love sending you away with lots of fillets!

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It was a dark Tuesday morning around 6 AM when Capt. Ron and Admiral Ninia untied The Blue Eyed Trader for an outstanding day of adventure. Both Capt Ron and Ninia make you feel like family. As we cleared the harbor and headed for blue...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Thanks for fishing with us. You two were lots of fun and we enjoyed your company. I loved high speed trolling even though we didn't get a fish. Thanks for the great review we really appreciate the effort! Looking forward to December.

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