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KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters

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Address: Whale Harbor Marina, Islamorada, FL 333036
Phone Number: 305 393 0398
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The Kay K IV was built in 2002. Air conditioned, well maintained and fast,...

The Kay K IV was built in 2002. Air conditioned, well maintained and fast, the K KAY IV was customized to maximize fishability and comfort. We can easily handle up to 6 fishermen in the KAY K IV’s huge cockpit with it’s large live bait well. The experienced crew will guide you to and give you instructions on how to catch Mahi , Wahoo, Sailfish, Kingfish, Tuna and more. Do you want to fish the reef for yellowtail snapper, muttons snapper and groupers? We can do that! How about fishing for something different? Deep dropping (300ft to 600ft) for snapper, tilefish, porgies and snowy grouper; just a few of the tasty deepwater fish species that Captain Don has the equipment and the expertise to catch. Concerned about getting seasick or don’t want to get too far out to sea? Try our patch fishing trip. Lots of action, close to shore and in relatively calm water. We have a clean bathroom, comfortable seating and a large fish box. We also have a courteous, professional, and experienced crew that will make your trip truly memorable.

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Great people, great trip!

The internet fishing reports weren't stellar for our September trip but Capt. Don and his trusty mate Dave put us on the fish and directed the chaos of multiple hookups, all with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
John B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The internet fishing reports weren't stellar for our September trip but Capt. Don and his trusty mate Dave put us on the fish and directed the chaos of multiple hookups, all with a joke and a smile. They even found us a sailfish to catch. Clean comfortable roomy boat. Dave the mate worked his butt off directing traffic in the... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Me and the guys chartered a full day on Sept. 16th. Beautiful day on the water off the Florida Keys on a very clean and comfortable custom Henriques Sport Fish. Capt. Don and mate Dave were truly outstanding. They are definitely cool while also intense pro's that worked hard for us ALL DAY LONG They love what they do and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I drive from Boston Massachusetts just to get on this boat. I tell you it was worth it. My family and I did the shark fishing one and I tell you it was amazing. I almost reeled in a giant bull shark. The sharks were not scary nor the tarpon. The only thing that creeped me out was the fact... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your going to fish in Islamorada , then look no further than the Kay K IV! There is a reason Capt Don and his first mate Dave are #1 on Trip Advisor . We were catching fish with in a minute from putting the hooks in the water. We booked a full day trip, and so happy we did.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a 4-hour fishing trip on the Kay K IV based on TripAdvisor reviews. Very glad we did! Capt. Don and Mate David were extremely professional, knowledgeable, hard-working and personable. The boat was kept in great shape and was very clean. We've been on tours with blood and bait everywhere, but David kept it spotless (my wife appreciated that).... More 

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Warren, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kay K IV is the best! Captain Don and Dave are very professional and took great care of my daughter and grandson and I on our first offshore fishing trip. Dave worked so hard in helping my 10 year old grandsons dream of catching his first Mahi Mahi. The smile on his face when he reeled it in was priceless... More 

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983CaptainDon, Owner at KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thank you Kim, I know I've said it before but just like you and your family, we get to fish and spent time with so many wonderful people on the KK. Looking forward to seeing you all again soon. Captain Don More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are experienced anglers and hard to please. We always get guides with trepidation. When we boarded Kay K the boat was clean, Don and David were well dressed and professional. The boat was immaculate and the gear was top notch. We've been on so many boats where the crew either had an attitude or wouldn't shut up. Don and... More 

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983CaptainDon, Owner at KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thanks Mitch, Hope you enjoyed your tuna tartare and yellowtail ceviche. It just doesn't get any better then fresh from the water to the table! Captain Don More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Captain Don and his mate Dave need to be your first choice for charter fishing in the Keys! The experience couldn't have been better with a catch of 60lbs of Dolphin (Mahi Mahi ) for the day. Both were extremely experienced and professional. They were both dedicated to a great experience fishing with an outcome of bringing a bountiful catch... More 

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983CaptainDon, Owner at KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thanks Sue, You guys did great. I don't think we broke off 1 fish and that tough to do considering the size of the fish we were catching. See you again soon. Captain Don More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

While staying on Islamorada we wanted to go Mahi fishing. We got recommended to take a charter with Cap. Don and first mate Dave. First thing in the morning we arrived at the dock parked right by the boat and met Cap. Don and Dave. Both dressed nice and were very helpful with loading all of our gear. As we... More 

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983CaptainDon, Owner at KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thanks Jackie, I really appreciate the kind words. You guys were great. See you soon. Captain Don More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

5 of us went and all of us had a great time. We caught a ton of fish because of Don and Dave's expertize. I hope to be able to come again soon.

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983CaptainDon, Owner at KAY K IV Sport Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thanks Hugh, Short and sweet. That's the way. Captain Don More 

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