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Dream Catcher Charters

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5555 College Rd, Key West, FL 33040-4307
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FANTASTIC DAY ON THE WATER!!!!

Went out with Capt JoJo for a half day trip in the back country. We had two couples on board and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JECILUZZI
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Centerville, Massachusetts
Fun, Fish, and a Great Time

Loved fishing with Cowboy John! Caught a wide variety of fish and John put us in the middle on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went out with Capt JoJo for a half day trip in the back country. We had two couples on board and had an amazing time and caught almost 7 different types of fish! Capt JoJo was experienced, professional and knows how to let everyone have...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved fishing with Cowboy John! Caught a wide variety of fish and John put us in the middle on MANY big tarpon! No tarpon caught but we had a tremendous time. Family friendly!!

2  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Capt Bryson was super proffesional, knowledgeable and funny. I’m coming back for sure next time I’m in the keys!!

1  Thank James C
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Steven L, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thats great.. Thanks for taking the time out to give us a great review of my company and Capt. Bryson..

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three awesome fishing trips this past week. Back country and flats fishing three separate days. Second vacation chartering Dream Catchers. Unbelievable experience. Best salt water guide service ever. Very professional. Best guides, tackle and boats around. Hooked, fought and caught multiple species of fish. Flats,...More

1  Thank Steve L
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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you or making the time to tell the Trip Advisor community about our fishing charter service here at Dream Catcher Charters of Key West. All the things we strive for each and every day on our trips..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 2nd time because I really appreciate their professionalism. From the booking office (thank you Gennifer!) until we left dock, they’re a competent, clean, perfectly equipped, organized charter. Jordan was an upbeat, skilled captain who was so patient with my 12 yr old son....More

1  Thank clouise988
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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thats a glowing review of my charter company. Thank you so much for hitting many of the points we strive for. Capt. Jordan "Jo Jo" is a true asset to our group and super knowledgeable. We could all take a page from her book and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 of us went out with Captain Paulette, we were out for 4 hours originally but the fishing was so good we added another 2 hours. We fished in 2 different places, the first was mainly smaller species and then the second also had some...More

1  Thank KentHazel
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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for telling the Trip Advisor Community about Capt. Paulettes trip.. She strives to show folks a great day on the water. Moving around is key to finding more fish. Keeping folks going is the name of our game. we try too keep it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and a friend spent a week down in the keys for a spring break hoorah. We felt obligated to get the most out of our trip by booking a charter. With a little research we found Dream Catcher Charters. Over all the day was...More

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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your very unique review of our trip. Most reviews we get are great construction for us to do better. While we have had folks say we drive our boats too fast and comment on how well our boats run - repeatedly .. I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my 9 and 11 Year old sons shark fishing. If you are lucky enough to be guided by Captain Bryson, he will give you a memory that they will treasure for a lifetime. New, top of the line boats and gear as well. Bryson...More

5  Thank mikellner
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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review of my charter company and Capt. Bryson. Often times I refer to him as the "super guide" able to do just about anything and show people a great time on the water while doing it.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having fished with various charters in Key West for 30 years, this was by far the best. Captain Tommy K aka Jester was incredible. We did an 8 hour all in one trip that had us covering lots of different areas and targeting multiple species....More

2  Thank Chris B
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DrCatcher, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your awesome review of my company and Capt. Tommy. I really enjoy working with Tommy and his passion for fishing. Sounds like you had a really fun day.. Thanks for mentioning about our equipment as well. Capt. Tommy is a leader here at...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Steve Lamp & John Reed are both excellent. 2 Great trips. Hooked me up with mounting of a 27 lb permit caught on one of the trips. Both very informative of not only finding fish but the area in general.

4  Thank rschwab993
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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 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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