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Tortuga IV Party Boat

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Reviewed November 26, 2018

We left in November. The crew was very attentive, friendly, they looked as if they really enjoyed their job. They paid special attention to the younger kids on the boat. I have been on several party/head boats and this crew was the best. The fishing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pete_33643836
Reviewed November 13, 2018

My group made a reservation for a trip and when we showed up tor the trip there was no boat. I called the company and was told that the boat was down for maintenance and that they where using another boat that was an half...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

We didn't want to spend hundreds of dollars to charter a private fishing trip, so we decided to try the "head boat" for a chance to catch dinner. I realize that a "fishing trip" isn't the same as a luxury cruise, but we were disappointed....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Called ahead several days to reserve spots for 2 people on a recent Saturday morning trip. Not sure the reservations were needed on this particular morning, but reservations might be required on another day or another time of year. The crew consisted of the captain...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

To begin with the tour only cost me $40 pp. I got discount tickets at the ITT office located at the Navy Base. The trip was supposed to start at 9:00 a.m. Everyone was supposed to be there by 8:30 a.m. Of course you had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank RAD00
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Myself and wife are beginners when it comes to fishing. This was an inexpensive way to spend a morning on a lovely safe boat, fishing off Key West. The day started overcast but then become a beautiful day. I caught some nice fish, which the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chris H
Reviewed July 6, 2018

I'm not a fisher-woman, haven't been fishing on a boat for many years. So I came with a completely open mind and ready to have some fun. I'm not serious about it, but I did hope for a little fresh lunch ! First of all,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TerriB593
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I had the “pleasure” of meeting the owner, Judy, upon arrival at the dock this morning. We were told over the phone earlier in the week no reservations were necessary. Nonetheless, we attempted to make one the day prior to our arrival, but the voice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank aprilbasch
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

First, the crew was great as was the fishing! However, the way in wish they “code” everyone fish does not work. We did not get our fish that we caught. That was very disappointing. We waiting the entire time for them to call our “tag”...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank brendalcoyle
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We had a blast on the Tortuga. We caught a lot of fish, and the boat is BYOB. The boat was crowded with other groups and it is first come, first serve with purchasing tickets. Arrive early!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jessica R
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ryand1972
southeast PA
Any fishermen on here? (5 Replies)
I have a bunch of questions for any fishermen out there in the Key West area 1) are there any good spots to fish from the shore that are easily accessible? (i know, I know - no spot burning) :) u can email me directly if you have a spot you'd like to share and not post on a public forum. if so, what bait would you recommend? just some fresh shrimp or should I try to catch live bait from the beach and then liveline that? 2) are there any good deals on charters? most I see online are...More
December 09, 2010|
Response fromPjk|
If you think of Duval Street running N - S which it almost does, at the south end is a concrete pier where people fish in the morning. On the north end, one street over at the end of Simonton, there is a similar pier with a small public beach where people also fish. And people will fish from the Mallory Docks in the morning, over by where the cruise ships come in. Better places are on the other side of the island off Higgs Beach either from the beach or the White Street pier there, from...More
SkipDaddy
Columbus, OH
Cook your catch. (5 Replies)
OK, T Minus 22 hours and counting until Key Day. We are taking the Tortuga IV party boat out on Sunday to do some reef fishing. Nothing fancy, but I fully expect, if the weather allows, that we will catch a few. I have heard that you can take your catch to some restaurants and they will chef 'em up for ya. Any suggestions? We will be coming in near the Half Shell and Turtle Kraal area, I believe that is where they are docked. We will be in KW from the 23-28th, and besides missing our...More
June 22, 2005|
Response fromGUYfromRI|
I been on the Tortuga in the past and had a great time,especially for the price....Have a good time on it...