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Captain Mel's Sportfishing Charters

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Capt. Mel's Sportfishing Charters offers personally guided fishing trips in the tropical waters surrounding Key West. Whether you are looking for that catch of a lifetime or some tasty fillets, beginners & experts alike will enjoy the spectacular...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
6000 Peninsular Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6082
+1 305-923-0365
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Went out on the flats for a half-day going for sharks, which we had never tried before. Mel took great care to read the tides and set us up perfectly. It didn’t take long before the sharks rolled in in large numbers, and we each...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We spent the early part of the day on Captain Mel's beautiful boat and experienced a grand fishing adventure! We caught live bait, went out beyond the reef, caught several yellow tail snappers, huge king mackerels, groupers, and experienced a shark stealing our catch! We...More

Thank 558deborahg
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our concierge at the Marker resort recommended Captain Mel to us and the experience did not disappoint! We went out for a half a day to the "back country" to find some sharks. And boy, did we find some sharks. We caught 3 huge ones...More

Thank SJDS15
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Stacy, the concierge at The Reach booked my family for a 1/2 day fishing trip with Capt. Mel. We could not have had a better time than we did with Capt Mel. My 2 teenage daughters even had a blast and that is saying a...More

Thank allen y
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I simply cannot say enough about how well Mel handled us "newbies". We were as green as one can be. NO experience whatsoever. My wife, myself and our 16YO son. Even after all the uncountable experienced fishermen Mel has dealt with he still had extreme...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

Great day on the water with a professional. The fishing was non-stop including a nice barracuda, a big mackerel and a pair of 12lb mutton snapper caught by the kids. We filled the cooler with fish and didn't even have time to stop and eat...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful Sunday fishing with Captain Mel!!! Great weather. Got to catch some bait fish to start the day then headed to the flats to shark fish. Each of us landed an amazing lemon shark with Mel's help!!! Great guide. Great boat. Great day....More

Thank Shakestravels
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went out with Mel and another couple from another resort today. We had a fantastic trip. Mel was very professional and it was evident that he knows the water and has a lot of experience. We would definitely recommend Mel to...More

Thank weburton2008
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We enjoyed our time with Mel but really it seemed like there wasn't much fishing. The fishing was bad apparently and we road around a lot. The views were nice and Mel was nice but we thought we were fishing. We caught a couple sharks...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Captain Mel's fishing charter was awesome. Although the water was a bit rough, Capt Mel helped us catch many yellowtail snapper. Then, when we were done, he took us to the flats (calmer water!!!) where we had fun luring in... SHARKS!!! We even got to...More

Thank Aryn G
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