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Popular sports fishing tournaments such as the World Sailfish Championship, the Florida Keys Dolphin Championship and the Drambuie Key West Marlin Tournament are held here every year, and they testify to the challenging and spectacular fishing here. With fish such as sailfish, shark, swordfish, dolphin, tuna, wahoo, grouper, blue marlin, white marlin, snapper and jacks available, anglers travel to Key West in their thousands. All of them wish to catch monsters such as these and a great many of them are caught on our Key West Fishing Charters.
Catching mega game fish requires the correct tackle and equipment, the knowledge of specialized techniques and a captain with vast fishing experience. Our Key West Fishing Charters offer this and more. Our captains and crews specialize in catching any fish swimming in these waters and they will gladly share their expertise with you. Our fishing yachts are fully outfitted with tournament grade equipment that you can use to target any fish you desire and they are clean, fast, safe and exceptionally comfortable.
Besides catching gigantic fish, there is plenty to occupy visitors to Key West. The Key West Historic District includes the major tourist destinations on the island – Mallory Square, Duval Street, the Truman Annexe and Fort Zachary Taylor being only a few among them. There is a great cultural heritage and there are museums, galleries and old style architecture aplenty. For those looking for more entertaining activities, there are many restaurants, bars, shops and relaxation venues such as spas. There is a thriving art community deserving of a visit. This island bases much of its lifestyle around the water surrounding it. Tourists can thrill in diving, snorkelling, sailing, hiking, bird watching, golfing and admiring the tropical vegetation and wildlife so abundant in the area. Whatever you wish to do, you will certainly find numerous options in Key West.
Our Key West Fishing Charters offer you the opportunity to catch the fish you have always wanted to catch. You can focus on a specific one on a full day with us, or as many of them as you wish over the course of several days on our luxury fishing boats in Key West.
Call us to book your Key West Fishing Charter and have the adventure you always dreamed of.
Fishing Boats In Key West
As your personal fishing concierge, VIP fishing charters can arrange fishing trips on any type of fishing boats in Key West, including:
|Length||40 ft (12.2 m)|
|A great fishing boat through and through, our favorite part of this boat is the spacious fishing cockpit with plenty of room for your whole group. Powerful and nimble, Absolut is one of the areas top fishing boats.|
Garlington Fishing Yacht
|Length||61 ft (18.6m)|
|Lets just say the Keys are better known for tackiness than luxury, but this 61 ft Garlington is a welcome exception. Leather, fine woods, granite countertop, and satellite TV await you inside, while a huge teak fishing cockpit outside provides plenty of room to fish in style. The large flybridge has plenty of seating for spectators and wannabe captains.|
Flats Fishing, Fly Fishing,
& Everglades Fishing
|Type||Flats Fishing Boat|
|Length||16 ft (4.9 m)|
|Max Passengers||3 (2 adults)|
|Don't let the small size of this boat fool you, this is one awesome fishing machine. Perfect for hunting some of the most elusive inshore creatures like tarpon, bonefish, peacock bass, and more. Captain Yancy is one of the best fishing guides in the country and is as good with children as he is with expert anglers. This boat is kept on a trailer and therefore can be launched at different fishing locations both in freshwater, saltwater, and the Florida Everglades.
Types of Fishing in Key West
Key West offers so many fishing options. If it swims in saltwater, chances are you can find it off of Key West. Common fish types are listed below, but if you're interested in another type of fishing, please let us know and we will work with the captain to help target the specific species you are interested in.
Key West is the southern most city in the United States and feels like it's own country. A large part of the original population of Key West emigrated from the Bahamas. These bahamians were known as "Conchs" and today residents of Key West refer to themselves as conchs as well. One of the most famous conchs was Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway wrote many of his most famous novels while living in the Keys. Because of Key West's unique location 90 miles north of cuba and sitting on a deep water channel that connects the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, It has also been a strategic Military Post for the United States. Today tourists love visiting Key West for it's quirky laid back life style and surprisingly happening night life. Duval street that runs through the heart of Key West and is loaded with bars, restaurants and live music. Malory Square is famous for it's sunset celebration where local artists and street performers put on quite a show while the sun sets magnificently to the west. Another great attraction in Key West is the Mel Fisher Treasure Museum. Visitors can see some of the great treasure found by Mel and his team around the Keys. Besides the Key West Fishing charters check out the sailing tours, jet ski rentals, and ghost tours. Key West is a unique island that offers something for everybody.