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Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters

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5555 College Rd, Sunset Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4307
+1 305-393-1799
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Mahi fishing

Last year went out with my wife and 2 sons . Captain Ron and team found the illusive Mahi in late... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert R
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Fishing

Great day on the water! Nina did a fabulous job get us on fish and keeping the mate in line... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jappron
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Largo, Florida
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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 water with Captain Ron on the Blue Eyed Trader.
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5555 College Rd, Sunset Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last year went out with my wife and 2 sons . Captain Ron and team found the illusive Mahi in late August. We caught more than enough for dinner and had a great time. Sites seen - blowfish, hammerhead. Today I went out with my...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks once again for the great company! Glad Mother Nature put a show on for you guys! Thanks for the review and sharing your fish with us!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great day on the water! Nina did a fabulous job get us on fish and keeping the mate in line. 😊 caught several mahi and bonus got to feed huge tarpon at the dock. Ron, call us sometime 🤣

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I’m so happy Nina found the fish and you guys had fun. Keeping me in line is not always easy. Thanks for fishing with us. I will be sure to call but don’t hold your breath! Lol

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent the day catching tons of Mahi with Ron and his lovely bride. They both work hard to make your day the most enjoyable time they can very accommodating and fun to be around. We had a full day charter and they kept offering...More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the review! We Had more fun laughing and hanging with you two! Come back and see us again. I’ll call ya later!!

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Reviewed 24 April 2018 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 4 May 2018

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 17 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 25 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 12 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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