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Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters

5555 College Rd, Sunset Marina, Key West, FL 33040
305-393-1799
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Ranked #1 of 290 activities in Key West
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Tours
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

It was a windy day so we decided to fish inshore. We had a fabulous time, we caught grouper, which we unfortunately had to throw back because the were out of season. We caught yellow tail, grunts, mutton snapper, a beautiful blue green fish called puddin wife, and a few others. The capt and noni did a Terrific job putting... More

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Stratford
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8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Captain Ron made sure we had a great fishing trip. We caught loads of fish and the whole trip was a great experience. If you want to spend the day with someone friendly, very knowledgeable and a real fun character then look no further. We would definitely go back with this company again. Just a note - take your fish... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. Every once in a while you meet people that just click. Thanks for the fun day. Fresh fish that has been cared for properly is the best! Hope to see all of you again. More

Fairfield, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Great day on the water with Capt Ron and Nina. 10 year old Jack, excited to spend some time in Key West with his cousin, Will ,who is recently back from Afghanistan (USMC), I couldn't have planned a better day for them. The boys not only caught a "ton of fish", according to Jack, they had so much fun with... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

Same time next year, I'll hold you to it! We had lots of fun watching the guys try and out do one another. We brought so many Grouper in that we actually got sick of them. Thanks for the fun day of fishing. More

South Hero, Vermont
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

And boy were they ! 3 huge Cobia, and a good sized Mahi ! Captain Ron and Nina were awesome ! We brought the catch to the Hog Fish for a great dinner. Perfect day on the water !!!

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

And hot off the grill! Yum Cobia is the best grilling fish. Thanks for the great week of fishing and laughs. Please hurry back for some more ''coming in hot'' More

New york city
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I highly recommend blue eyes trader charters if you are looking to have a great day on the water with lots of fish on the deck. Captain Ron and Nina are a great team and they made us feel very welcomed which made the trip great!!...so thank you Ron and Nina for another awesome day....see you next year !!

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

That was an awesome day by any standards! I loved watching all you guys catch all those fish. Thanks for returning to fish with us. More

Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

I booked a 3/4 day for my two sons (8&10) and I with the "Blue Eyed Trader". Capt. Ron and Nina were great! They were very attentive & worked hard to keep us on fish. The best part was how they worked with my boys. We caught a bunch of fish and had a trip we'll never forget! I highly... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

We also had a blast! I think you can tell we love to take people fishing! The boys are really nice kids and good fishermen. I hope we have a chance to se them again. Sorry we didn't see that monster that got away, maybe next trip. Thanks for taking the time to review us! More

Brockville, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Booked a 1/2 day reef fishing trip for a friend's bucket list must do. After researching tripadvidor had decided to go with Ron. Captain Ron was very professional to deal with the booking. On the boat he exceeded our expectations! We had a great time fishing and then a little reef snorkelling before heading back. He worked very hard to... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. You 3 were a blast to fish with! I loved every minute of our day. Please come back and meet Nina, she would have loved it also. Thanks again! More

Commerce Township, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My family and I went out with Ron and Nina for a day last week. We all had fun and caught a lot of fish! We had experienced fisherman and novices in our party. We found Ron and Nina to be knowledgable, enthusiastic, and hard working. The next time I go fishing in Key West I'm going with The Blue... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for bringing the family out with us. It was a tough day but the AJ was the day finisher. You did an excellent job fighting that guy! Thanks for the review and hope to see you on the deck again. More

Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We just got back from a day on the water in Key West with Captain Ron. He's a great guy and works really hard to make sure your day is rewarding. We would have considered ourselves lucky to catch anything and we had a very successful day, and a couple of funny "the one that got away" stories. We're not... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

I am a drill Sargent! Ha that's the best description of me I've ever heard. I hope I wasn't to hard on you, I tend to get carried away with enthusiasm. I had more fun with the 3 of you guys, Thanks for the chance to fill your bucket list needs. More

Saratoga Springs, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I took my son out with Ron and Nina for his birthday with a couple other friends for his 26th birthday. We had an outstanding time though 3 of 4 of our party were fishing novices. Ron and Nina were very friendly from the get go and, by the way, funny as hell! From the beginning of the trip to... More

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Captainron_11, Owner at Blue Eyed Trader Private Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and the fun day. I thought you guys were funnier than I! The day is always fun when were with family. Hurry Back. Captain Ron. More

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