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Dream Catcher Charters

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Key West, FL, USA
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About Dream Catcher Charters
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 1 week ago

I booked 2 days of charter for me and my wife’s 20th anniversary on our trip to Key West. I have to say, from the moment I called them to book 8 months in advance “Island Gen” made the whole booking experience and everything I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Nick P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was awesome, the water is amazing and clear! Captain Jordan was fun, patient, and VERY knowledgeable of snorkeling and fishing. I would DEFINITELY recommend taking this great water adventure with her.

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Capt. Jordan really does a nice job and it shows in her Trip Advisor reviews here. Thank you for taking the time out to mention her great trip here at Dream Catcher Charters..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boys went out with captain Austin and loved every minute. They caught a variety of species. Captain Austin was friendly, professional and prepared. They absolutely loved this trip!

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Family4Frontier
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for Telling our Trip Advisor community about the great time you had with our captain Austin.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to Key West was made complete on a fishing trip with Captain John R. "Cowboy". John provided fish opportunities all day with a well charted trip in an immaculate boat with top of the line equipment. We saw fish all day, hooked...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank 20dawna
TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your glowing review mentioning our professionalism, quality of our boats and attention to detail.. Capt. John is very passionate about his work and it shows..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took an 8 hour All in Wonder trip because we wanted a little taste of everything the Keys had to offer as far as fishing goes. Just to be quick, here is why we were disappointed: - we were scolded when we brought footprints...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your assessment of a trip you went out with on Capt. Tommys boat.. One thing we need to point out is that this angler did not book a Marquesas Trip.. Therefore we did not provide that.. Capt. Tommy is the senior fishing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked Captain Austin for a half day wedding gift for my brother in law and his new wife, with one thing in mind...land a monster tarpon. Needless to say he didn't disappoint and it was the highlight of my trip! We arrived on time and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Eugene J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Austin was friendly form the first minute. He showed patience in instructing us on the finer points of FLA Backwater fishing. His down to earth nature melded well with us and our passion for fishing melded well with him. Captain Austin was extremely knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell the story about your day with Capt. Austin here on Trip Advisor. Dream Catcher Charters has built its reputation with the help of great fishing guides just like Capt. Austin. A true passion for the job..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone at Dream Catchers Charters did a great job! Our charter was a dream come true. Ginn booked our trip and every part of the booking procedure was handled in such a way as to give me confidence in her company. Some charter companies seemed...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

There is not much to say here.. You covered so much. JoJo is amazing and we have done everything we can to dial in to provide what our customers want from the first call to saying good bye after a great day on the water..

Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I went out on a half day trip today, and had a blast! Jordan, aka “JoJo” was wonderful to spend the day with. We saw beautiful water, tons of fish, and even some awesome birds. Our trip with Jordan exceeded any expectation!!

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Capt. Jordan and the crew of Dream Catcher Charters do everything we can to at least meet expectations. Thanks for taking the time to tell the Trip Advisor community about our efforts to show you a great day..

Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

Spent a half day with Capt. Bryson. What a great trip. Proper fishing guide. He worked to find fish. We were on the move, different spots, different tactics getting it done. We caught Jacks, Tarpon, Sharks and had a great day. I’d highly recommend and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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TheKeyWester, Owner at Dream Catcher Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2019

This is a great example of how the fishing guides here at Dream Catcher Charters work. thank you for mentioning Capt. Brysons hard work here on Trip Advisor.

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sarah b
June 10, 2019|
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Response from TheKeyWester | Property representative |
Hello, Yes this is the perfect trip for him. We will cater to him and try our hardest to help him get a nice fish he can be proud of. Not to mention the things he will learn along the way.
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Karmacomesback
January 29, 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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