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Discretion Sportfishing

202 William St, Docked Behind Schooner Wharf Bar, Key West, FL 33040-6645
+1 631-680-9734
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Experience of a lifetime.....

I've never been deep sea fishing before, but these guys knew exactly where to go. 13 Black fin... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
lear60man
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Warning: Horrible experience

Very disappointing! Every year during our family vacation we schedule a deep sea fishing trip and... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
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Discretion Sportfishing has a NEW boat! "The Helm." Let Captain Mike Helm and 1st Mate Justin Helm take you fishing in comfort on our Custom 43' Fishing Machine. ICE COLD Air Conditioned Cabin, Clean Head and Extra Large Fishing Area.
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202 William St, Docked Behind Schooner Wharf Bar, Key West, FL 33040-6645
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I've never been deep sea fishing before, but these guys knew exactly where to go. 13 Black fin Tuna and a Barracuda. At one time, both the wife and I had fish on the hook. AC in the cabin was a nice touch for everyone....More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing! Every year during our family vacation we schedule a deep sea fishing trip and every one has been fun filled and great memories until today. Don't get on The Helm! Captain Mike's behavior is explosive and verbally abusive. He ruined our fishing trip...More

2  Thank Denise F
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fishkilr, Owner at Discretion Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

The teens were great but so excited it was unsafe. When I addressed the situation they listened and the fish were flying over the rail. They were having a great time. Then their mother climbed the ladder to my bridge and informed me that nobody...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have had the good fortune to fish with some of the best fishing guides in the world and this father and son team are as good as it gets. We had an amazing day catching Tuna and Dolphin with two of the nicest guys...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Captain Mike and Justin were all set for a day off, after letting them know we only had one day to fish they decided to take us out. The amount of hard work, the expertise in not only finding fish but landing fish, was amazing....More

1  Thank Walter S
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first deep sea fishing trip. Mike and Justin made our trip memorable. Mike was very knowledgeable as to where the fish were and Justin worked hard baiting the rods and hooking the fish. We reeled them in, but he did all the...More

1  Thank HappyTraveler314
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Rented the boat for the afternoon with my husband as part of our honeymoon. Started off slow and I had definitely dozed off but before I knew it the fish started biting! I my self caught a tuna, wahoo, and a sailfish! My husband also...More

1  Thank Alicia P
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Chartered from Discretion 2 days in a row in April of 2016 with my son and grandson. Flew down from MA. These guys were just great. We caught 3 beautiful sailfish, huge barracuda, an 11 foot hammerhead shark and bunch of other fish. Could not...More

1  Thank retired01
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

My husband and I are fishermen in Santa Cruz Ca.and we found the best boat in Key West. What makes it special is that they are father and son, Captain Mike and first mate Justin. What a great team. We booked 2 all day trips...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had the best fishing trip of my life! We went out at 12:30 and had tuna in the ice box by 1pm. All the other charter boats seemed to follow us around cause we had success everywhere we went. Capt. Mike seems to know...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Captain Mike and his First Mate, Justin, know all there is to know about fishing. If you doubt me, just stop by the dock in front of Schooner Wharf Restaurant pretty much ANY evening and watch them filleting that day's catch! The most fish I've...More

Thank Elizabeth D
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Corey C
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Response from fishkilr | Property representative |
Please CALL Captain Mike at 631.680.9734. Thanks!
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