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Boneafide Charters

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Premier private fishing charters in the Florida Keys. Offering a variety and specialty trips for your lifestyle and budget. Over 20 years experience and one of the top Charter captains in the Florida Keys. Book your custom trip today. Offshore...more
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565 Barry Ave, Lower Keys, Little Torch Key, FL 33042-5605
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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We go to the keys every year for lobster Debi and Jason are our favorite! We have a 19-year-old daughter and a 12-year-old son . My son is very scared of just about anything , Jason taught him exactly what he needed to know about...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kapi W
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Wow! This was such a good experience. Captain Jason and his first mate Deb were incredibly knowledgeable about how to catch BIG fish. We spent two days with them and they even welcomed us into their beautiful home. We went fishing all day and came...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gina C
Reviewed May 17, 2018

If you are looking for a fishing charter in middle/lower keys, Boneafide Charters is the way to go! Jason and Debi are amazing...so kind and accommodating. Our party of 3 ranged in experience level and they provided an exciting, yet comfortable, experience for us all!...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Malory W
Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Thank you All for an amazing day of fishing. What a blast. We hope to fish all of you again and get out for the Mahi next time.

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Awesome trip! I highly recommend this knowledgeable captain and mate. They have tremendous local knowledge and know how to accommodate beginners to the experienced fisherman.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Jason and Debi put my sons and I on the fish right away. We had our first fish in the boat within minutes. It would have been sooner but those fish fight hard and take a while to reel in. Most memorable experience was seeing...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Hello John and the boys, We enjoyed getting y’all out fishing. The grouper was definitely the highlight of the trip with lots of snappers and yellowjacks on the lines. We thank you for choosing us as your fishing crew and we would love to get...More

Reviewed August 24, 2017

As an avid fisherman, charter captain, and Florida native you could say I have high and sometimes unreasonable standards and expectations for charter operations. Jason and Deb not only met these but raised the bar!!! I wanted to show my fiance just what the Florida...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2017

Kylie & Mclean, What an amazing day with you both. It's not very often that I drop the net and say go get em. You both excelled at catching lobsters! Best of luck to a truly beautiful couple. Hope to see you for your honeymoon!?!...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017

Jason and Debbie are great guides if you want to go lobstering in Key West! Jason, aka the Steve Irwin of Lobstering, is a maniac when it comes to catching lobsters. He was so good at both identifying where the lobsters were but then also...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KGoodtime
Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Krista, Stormy, Kevin & Chris, Where do we start? A great day, great people. Thank you for choosing us. We had a blast with y'all. We would continue to express what an amazing day we had but what happens on the boat, stays on the...More

Reviewed August 6, 2017

Ditto to what Brittany says below. We decided to get the local's expertise and we appeared to have picked the right charter. Debi and Jason do a great job catering to their customer's needs. The tackle was all excellent and in great working order. We...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thank you Inman. It really was a pleasure to spend the day with you and your wonderful family. Thank you for taking the time to review our business and leaving positive feedback. We appreciate it and we hope to fish with you and your family...More

Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

This was the second time we charted with Capt Jason and his crew for mini lobster season. We literally found him by chance last year when he had an opening and again this year. He knows his stuff! Been doing this forever and knows exactly...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Hello Joel & crew, Fun times always with you guys. We are looking forward to seeing you next year for mini season or sooner! Thank you, Capt. Jason & Debi Gabriel Boneafide Charters Florida Keys

Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Jason and Debbie are fantastic. They are knowledgable, efficient, and incredibly personable. There were 6 of us total on the boat including them and we all fit comfortably. Jason certainly knows his spots and we had no problem hooking up with fish. They are both...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brittany L
Boneafide, Owner at Boneafide Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Hello Brittany & family, We had a blast with all of you and really appreciate your feedback. Looking forward to getting you back out on the reef and maybe lobstering next trip! Tight Lines, Capt. Jason & Debi Gabriel Boneafide Charters Florida Keys

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