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Dream Catcher Charters

#18 of 243 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Key West Features Animals
5555 College Rd, Key West, FL 33040-4307
+1 305-292-7212
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Awesome Charter with Ice Man!

My boyfriend and I went out on a half day charter in the morning of December 30th with Capt. Hugh... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2016
melijules
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New York City
Great Fishing Trip

We went a week ago on a cold, rainy day and still had a great time. They provided us with warm... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2016
collegenurse
,
Peekskill New York
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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 our state of the art flats boats with veteran professional flats fishing guides -- Tarpon Fishing specialists in the harbor, out in the backcountry or on the flats -- Deep Sea Fishing charters for groups of 6 or less -- Wreck and reef fishing out to the Dry Tortugas -- Fun Snorkeling AND Fishing combo charters -- Sight seeing, eco tours, island hopping and more of What You Want To Do -- We are also Fly Fishing instructors and fly fishing guides. Dream Catcher Charters has set the standard for the Key West fleet with incredible customer service, impeccable clean new boats and talented guides that is seldom seen anywhere. Dream Catcher Charters is directed by veteran Key West Fishing guide Capt. Steven Lamp who has a philosophy that Only The Best Will Do.
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  • Very good3%
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  • Poor2%
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5555 College Rd, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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+1 305-292-7212

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

My boyfriend and I went out on a half day charter in the morning of December 30th with Capt. Hugh E. and we both enjoyed it so much. We've done private charters at various locations before and found Dream Catchers to be one of the...More

2  Thank melijules
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Wow, excellent review and wonderful words to hear from one of our guests. Thanks so much for taking the time to write about your experience with my company Dream Catcher Charters.

Reviewed 8 January 2016

We went a week ago on a cold, rainy day and still had a great time. They provided us with warm jackets THANK GOODNESS! Nate our captain was attentive and knowledgeable, as well as his "trainee". We flat fished and my husband was the lucky...More

2  Thank collegenurse
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Thanks for the great review for Capt. Nates charter. Because Mother Nature is in control of the weather, we do supply fowl weather jackets for all of our clients who go out with us. Nice jackets too, to keep you in the game of having...More

Reviewed 6 January 2016

Definitely a fan of the rare occasion it is where I can get on a boat and not have to do much but relax, And fish for that matter. Capt. Hugh took my father, brother and I too a number of different spots almost all...More

1  Thank Eliot B
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Capt. Hugh has certainly earned his accolades in our industry. As one of our veteran captains he has made lots of people smile.. Thanks for your great review..

Reviewed 6 January 2016

My wife and I, along with our college age son and high school age daughter went out with Capt. Hugh E. on a half day charter Dec. 30th. Hugh was very knowledgeable and patient. The boat was outstanding; basically brand new. All of the Dreamcatcher...More

2  Thank A E
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Love to hear folks say that our trips that we provide are the highlight of their vacation.. Thanks for your kind words and great review..

Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Had a great time with Captain Hugh, The Ice Man. He spent a lot of time teaching my wife and helping her. He was a great guide, friendly and helpful. The whole experience with Dream Catchers was easy and good. We caught plenty of fish...More

1  Thank Billy M
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Teaching is part of our method of fishing here at Dream Catcher Charters. No matter what level of experience you bring to us to go fishing we might be able to add to it with what we know. A constant sharing.. Thanks for your great...More

Reviewed 1 January 2016

My husband and two sons are not experienced in fishing at all but Captain John was very helpful and friendly. The boat and equipment was top notch, clean and well kept. We had a great half day of fishing and all of us caught at...More

1  Thank JLH2012
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Patience is what many folks are looking for in a good fishing guide. We pride ourselves in being just that. Patient. Thank you for mentioning the quality of our boats. The Captains here take great pride in their boats to make sure each and every...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015

I started planning our trip to the Keys six months ago. I fish a lot along the northern gulf out of Venice, LA., Orange Beach, AL., and Destin, FL. We fish a lot. My college age twin daughters and my girlfriend made the trip. In...More

5  Thank Dave A
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

We DO LOVE WHAT WE DO! thanks for seeing that. What a great review and comparison of other experiences from many other places. you sound well traveled and what better true testament to our level of service day in and day out at Dream Catcher...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Loved Dream Catcher charters! Monday we went out with Capt. John R. on a 4hr snorkeling trip. He took us to several different spots and we saw all kinds of sea life! Today, we were lucky enough to get Capt. John again for our 4hr...More

3  Thank joa1221
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Cowboy does it again. Memories are awesome and we love to be a part of a families collection of memories, especially the good ones. Thank you for taking the time out and telling others here on Trip Advisor about my company here at Dream Catcher...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

My dad, his girlfriend, and my twin sister Jackie and I had such a great time with Capt. John R! One day we went out for a four hour snorkeling trip where he took us to several different locations. Then we were able to go...More

3  Thank gabbyaultman
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Capt. John treats people just like family. Thanks for the great review and the kind words.. I am glad you folks had a great time..

Reviewed 31 December 2015

We have been coming to the keys for over 25 years and have been out fishing a handful of time. I have to say that our charter of Christmas 2015 with Dream Catcher was the best yet. Highlights were: knowledgeable and helpful guide, clean and...More

Thank Robert B
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Bella S
17 August 2017|
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Response from Steven L | 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 Steven L | Property representative |
Hi.. We don't offer three day fishing charters. So I cannot properly answer your question..
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Carmita M
2 June 2016|
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Response from Anna S | Reviewed this property |
The website has all the information published depending on the type of excursion you want.
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