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5130 US Highway 1, Key West, FL 33040
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Captain John was amazing, he took us out to catch some great fish, play with sharks and hang out on... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
ksteff66
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Brighton, Colorado
Meridian Charters is the best fishing charter on Key West!

We chartered a 6 hour fishing trip on Feb 23rd. Capt John was waiting for us when we got there. He... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
AmyBeth2013
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Davis, Illinois
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Let Meridian Charters share the relaxed and fun lifestyle of the Florida Keys with you. We specialize in light tackle offshore and wreck & reef fishing. Catch snapper, grouper, dolphin, wahoo, tuna, amberjack, kingfish, sailfish, sharks, barracuda and more! Custom charters can include fishing, snorkeling, dolphin watching, lobstering and exploring backcountry islands and beaches. Enjoy the perfect day on the water with our experienced, friendly captain.
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5130 US Highway 1, Key West, FL 33040
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Captain John was amazing, he took us out to catch some great fish, play with sharks and hang out on a beach for a while. It made our trip! Thanks Captain John!!!

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

We chartered a 6 hour fishing trip on Feb 23rd. Capt John was waiting for us when we got there. He took us out to catch some bait fish, then the extremely knowledgeable native Key Wester took us to a couple locations where we caught...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

"We went on a 6 hour private charter with Captain John. We had an AMAZING time snorkeling, fishing, taking the doggies to a private island to let the dogs run loose & swim, and view the sunset from the harbor. Captain John was extremely helpful...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Captain John was so sweet to our inquisitive 6 year old. He was a knowledgeable native fishing guide and his boat was comfortable with plenty of room for our gear. He gave great recommendations to maximize our time and was extremely accommodating. We will definitely...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome day with Captain John. He was fantastic and we even learned a lot. Highly recommend

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

This was seriously one of the best fishing trips I've ever been on. We sailed with Captain John who was very knowledgeable with regards to local fishing conditions, techniques, and even was able to tell us what type of fish we'd most likely hooked based...More

1  Thank Joshua G
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Management response:Responded May 25, 2017

Thanks so much for the great review! Fishing isn't always easy, but when everything comes together it makes for a great time. Tight lines!

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Reviewed May 9, 2017

We had six going out for a full day on The Meridian with Capt. John. Had a great day fishing, I got tired of catching fish! We got into some twenty-inch yellowtails and it seemed as if they were on a conveyer belt right into...More

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Management response:Responded May 23, 2017

I'm glad everyone had a good time. Its hard to beat fresh Yellowtail Snapper. I had fun fishing with you guys, and hope to see you in the future. Tight Lines!

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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Went on 1/2 day trip with Capt. John. Awesome guide, clean boat. Did 1hr+ of snorkeling off the reef, rest of time light fishing. All had fun, plenty of fish, attached picture of Barracuda we caught, great way to finish trip. At dock, great little...More

1  Thank Pana123
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

My family and I went out with Captain John for an all day charter. It was a very windy day after a cold front when many charters didn't go out - or didn't do well. We managed to catch about 30 nice fish, mostly snapper....More

2  Thank Mikewhiteley05
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Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We booked with Capt. John through our concierge at our hotel. Came highly recommended. Did this trip with my wife and two kids 12 and 7. The day began on a six hour tour with arriving at the boat. Capt. John had called the night...More

4  Thank HockeyFan1497
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