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Address: 1801 N Roosevelt Blvd, Key West City Marina, Key West, FL 33040-3675
Phone Number: 305 293-8565

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Great day on the water

Chartered the Southbound with my grandson for a birthday present to him. He is 12 and a week before we were to go he broke his arm. I called Captain Rich and He rescheduled for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jorrit K
New Smyrna Beach, Florida

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chartered the Southbound with my grandson for a birthday present to him. He is 12 and a week before we were to go he broke his arm. I called Captain Rich and He rescheduled for July at our request. We spent today onboard and had a great day fishing. Both Capt Rich and Mate John were excellent in every way.... More 

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Boston, MA
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I booked an all-day trip with Southbound Charters as a high school graduation present for our 17 year old son, who wanted to catch a billfish. I am a pretty experienced fisherman and have taken a number of fishing charters over the years, but never an offshore trip. Capt. Rich is one of the absolute best charter boat captains I... More 

Thank BostonTorch
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32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Booked the husbands and the teenagers a charter. They had a great time! Caught 35 fish brought them back to the house we cooked them for dinner! DELIULOUS! They saw dolphins and other types of fish while out. So glad they did this charter.

Thank Robinket
Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Just spent my 5TH day on the Southbound. As usual it was the most professional charter we ever used. Rich and John made the trip very enjoyable. On a hot day when fishing was supposed to be sloe we caught fish all day. Even a large sailfish. Thanks again for a great time.

Thank dan a
Mesa, Arizona, United States
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

We booked Capt. Rich's special, book 3 full days and stay in his 1 bedroom bungalow for free. Bungalow is nice and cozy. We had a party of 4, myself, wife and 2 adult children 17 and 22. As long as your "kids" like being close to each other, as ours do, this is a GREAT deal. Not a lot... More 

Thank Larry G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Our second trip with Capt. Rich. Great guy, great boat and works his butt off to get you onto fish. His mate Ben was terrific...really busted his butt as well. Friendly, fun and great experience. Highly recommend.

Thank Cardon R
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Incredible trip!!! Great fishing with a terrific captain (Richard) and 1st mate (Ben) friendly, prompt, organized and most importantly... They care about the clients experience

1 Thank Chuck N
Frisco, Texas
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

3 of us did a 4 hour trip with Capt. Rich. He and his First Mate Ben were fantastic. Fishing was good but the attitude and friendliness of the crew will always be remembered. We will go back and next time we will do an alway trip. BTW - don't forget sun screen....

1 Thank Jim M
Chattanooga, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My and my wife took a 6 hour trip with Capt. Rich and First Mate Ben. From the moment we stepped on the dock these guys were very welcoming, and friendly. We are a shade north of green on the deep sea fishing experience scale but Capt. Rich and Ben explained everything they could to us, and answered everything we... More 

Thank Dane B
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

We both went out for half day on Saturday and husband went for the full day on Sunday. Great time both days successful fishing. Would recommend Captain Rich and Ben to any one. Not only experienced, able to put you on fish they are genuinely good people.

2 Thank Diane M

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