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Dream Catcher Charters

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The Pioneers of organized private fishing, boating, sight seeing and eco charters since 1993. What We offer: Backcountry fishing on board our Yellowfin Bay Boats that can carry 4 persons easily some with bathrooms and shade -- Flats Fishing on board...more
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5555 College Rd, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great charter experience in the Keys. caught a handful of lemon sharks. Captain Austin was great, professional.

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Mobile58039440123
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Shark fishing is a specialty for us and Capt. Austin sure puts folks on them regularly. Glad you had a good time.. thanks for thinking about us with this review..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide, Austin, was personable, a great teacher, and really set us up for success. Our family went out there, with all different skill levels when it comes to fishing, and he constantly put us on fish. We were out there for 6 hours and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Hunter S
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking a minute to tell our Trip Advisor community about Capt. Austin and his charter with you..

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Capt JoJo was awesome! Our family really enjoyed our day with her! It can be difficult to find activities that appeal to our kids who age from 11 to 17. We fished and caught many fish, followed dolphins, swam and even got to see a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Capt. Jordan is a Key West native and it shows in every trip how much she loves here home town. Her trip consists of so much for everyone on the boat.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time! Our Captain (Austin) was very courteous and knowledgeable. Started catching fish right away and pretty much throughout the day! Caught various species including sharks and a nice barracuda! Highly recommended!! Thanks guys, we had a blast!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Bob H
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Catching fish all day can be a goal here at Dream Catchers. Capt. Austin really pushes to get what his people want.. thanks for the kind words.

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Four adults went on a fishing trip. Our captain was Paulette. Saturday 8am was schedule date, due to the stormy weather and discussion with Paulette, we rescheduled to next day Sunday 8am. Safety is priority of course. Paulette was SO MUCH FUN!!! She has a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank steiff84
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Capt. Paulette runs an amazing trip here at Dream Catchers. We callout the Family Fun Trip or the 4 Pack charter. a little bit for everyone on the boat. Never too many questions. Thanks for stopping by to give Capt. Paulette a nice review

Reviewed 30 October 2018

Fished with Capt. Tommy Z (Jester) this past week during fantasy fest. The wife and I enjoyed the day tremendously. Capt. Tommy was both professional and a lot of fun. Very knowledgeable and worked hard most of the time against a tough bite. We ended...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank itsallgoodDelaware
DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your fun day with Capt. Tommy. We hope to see you again..

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

First off, I am not an experienced charter customer. My expectations are based on my own fishing experiences. This was a trip my young daughters and I were looking forward to for a long time but the experience did not come close to meeting expectations...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. Sounds like you caught some fish and the fun was there to be had.. Please note. that on our backcountry fishing charters we do not guarantee any food fish, although if we catch some only enough for lunch or dinner for...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Great time with Captain John ..(Cowboy). Spent time to teach my wife to correctly cast. Was extremely patient with both my wife and I, we don't fish much. Caught all types of fish and seen many different species including sharks, which was very interesting. Will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank David N
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We not only guide here we teach folks as much as they are willing to learn about fishing. We are always in pursuit of as many different species as possible to show our anglers a great day on the water.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We went on two 6-hour charters with our Captain Garth(Bryson) and had a great time; I’m not much of a fisherman but thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it! Over the two days we caught a total of ten sharks which was our primary goal and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank bellanca13020
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Because we exercise the most disciplined catch and release policies our shark fishery thrives and catches like this are possible. No barbs on the hooks, Release tools and mechanisms and not boating the shark are all great ways to ensure the shark lives. Capt. Bryson...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

What an amazing trip! Had a blast thanks to Dream Catcher Charters and Capt. Bryson S. “Garth”! 10 sharks in 2 days

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank sethharmon7
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sounds like a great trip;. Well Done!

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Karmacomesback
30 January 2018|
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Response from DrCatcher | Property representative |
Thats a million dollar question.. 1. Depends on the trip you are on.. 2. Depends on the weather The weather in April here in Key West can be windy. Mostly out of the East which makes for great sail fishing weather on the... More
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Bella S
17 August 2017|
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Response from TheKeyWester | Property representative |
All of our boats have life jackets for everyone on board.. These might be a little uncomfortable to wear throughout the day. For smaller children we have wearable Coast Guard approved life jackets. Some for adults.. Please... More
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Apoquag
11 April 2017|
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Response from TheKeyWester | Property representative |
Hi.. We don't offer three day fishing charters. So I cannot properly answer your question..
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