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Address: 35 Sombrero Blvd, Marathon, FL
Phone Number: +1 305-766-7484
08:00 - 20:00
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Snorkel , sail , visit deserted island ,sunset sail at the Florida keys...

Snorkel , sail , visit deserted island ,sunset sail at the Florida keys aboard racing catamaran STILETTO, custom trips 2 to 6 people

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The best private, safe, and fun snorkeling experience!

Mike was on point, all about safety, and us getting a great experience in the water snorkeling. When we first called he said he needs to check the weather, and he called promptly... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike was on point, all about safety, and us getting a great experience in the water snorkeling. When we first called he said he needs to check the weather, and he called promptly back in about 15 minutes to tell us the weather conditions and see whether we agree or not. Mike made sure we go at the right time... More 

1 Thank stylernc2016
Amelia Island
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3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We tried for six days to get this guy to take us out. There was always an excuse as why it wouldn't happen. As experienced boaters, understand weather problems. But for 6 days? He finally made an appointment for Wednesday morning and then cancelled the night before. We finally figured out that September is the slow season and many people... More 

Thank IronWalt
Mike M, Owner at Mike's Sailing Charters, responded to this review

mon sep26 6,27 from mikescharters , the same unstable weather with the local storms , not nice to spend time at the reef with unpredictable situations , thanks to call replay to mikescharters,,, mon sep 26 I agree with you as I just looked at my radar a few minutes ego, tue sep27 5,39pm to mikescharters .... hey mike how... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a snorkeling trip to Sombrero Reef and were looking for a morning trip to the Reef. We found Mike online and called. He suggested going in the afternoon because it would be the best visibility (taking the weather into consideration). It cost a little more to go with him but was so worth... More 

Thank James C
Escondido, California
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went out with Mike twice last week. I really love snorkeling but hate those crowded party boats, so I was looking for a more personalized way to go. Most charter boats seem to be in the $500+ range for a half day. Mike charges not by the hours but by the number of people, taking 2-6... More 

Thank Rebecca R
Richmond, VA
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35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

We have been on big sunset cruises before and wanted something more personal for the 6 of us. Although it was windy, Mike knew how and where to go to minimize the wind. While it is a small boat-it was perfect for our group. We brought some appetizers and drinks and had some nice conversation with Mike. He was not... More 

Thank LovetheSnow31
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

My cousin and sister were here visiting and we wanted to do a sunset cruise. I found Captain Mike on Trip Advisor. He did NOT disappoint. We left our shoes at the dock and boarded his beautiful catamaran with own own drinks and snacks. It was a beautiful evening in the Florida keys and a highlight of my family's trip... More 

Thank Heather P
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

We were only in the keys for a few days with our children, aged 3 and 4. The winds were high (20-30 kts) the whole time, and we had struck out on a few options in Key West the day before when all cancelled due to winds. On a whim, I contacted Mike's Sailing Charters, and he accommodated our request... More 

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Pella, Greece
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Mike took the two of us out for a sunset cruise. He's very pleasant and knowledgable. The small catamaran is a no frills experience...but we had a wonderful time. Mike is very accommodating. Bring snacks or drinks. Whatever you like. I would definitely hire him to take us snorkeling or just out for a short cruise again. There are no... More 

Thank Catherine M
Ellicott City, Maryland
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

The ocean was a too choppy for snorkeling but we had a great experience sailing and exploring one of the uninhabited islands buy the 7 mike bridge.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

My fiancé and I recently took a few days to go down to the keys to celebrate her completing her doctorate of physical therapy. Unfortunately the rigging on our sailboat broke just before the trip, and we were not able to get it fixed in time. Once we got down to the keys, we were bummed that none of the... More 

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