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Keys Boat Tours

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Recreational boating in the FL Keys. Private charter eco & snorkel tours. Motor to the backcountry, paddleboard, kayak, snorkel, fish and eco. It is an option for the whole family–everyone can equally enjoy. We keep it comfortable & avoid choppy...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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38801 Overseas Hwy, Sunshine Key RV Resort & Marina, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-3518
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+1 305-699-7166
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Brian is an absolute delight! Wonderful boat tour around the keys! Highly recommend this company and Brian’s book (the road to key west).

Date of experience: December 2018
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B4178ALbrianb, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks you guys. I had a good time taking your around and through the 7 Mile Bridge and Bahia Honda Bridge. Turned out not to be the bummer tour after all. Have a wonderful holiday. Thanks very much for the review! Capt. Brian

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Brian took my wife, 6-yr old son, and me for a local fishing/tour. We had a great time fishing in multiple locations while Capt Brian told us about the local history. He was great with my son- patiently showing him and letting him get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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B4178ALbrianb, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I enjoyed spending the morning with you and yours. You managed to catch a good variety of fish; yellow jack, hogfish, yellowtail, etc. We were very happy to take you out, and to join forces with Host A Here too. I appreciate your review, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My dad and I recently took Captain Brians boat safety course down in Big Pine Key. As first time boat owners we were looking for a class that could teach us the basics of boating and help us feel more confident in the water. Captain...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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B4178ALbrianb, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You guys did great! My safe boating, sailing and fishing book is almost complete. It is titled, You: Steer It, Anchor It, & Dock It. But, it has two bonus chapters too. I look forward to seeing you upon your return visit to learn about...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

We came here to rent a kayak for a half day and Allison was amazing. She told us where to go based on the tides and weather and was super friendly. The kayak was in great shape and it was easy to paddle around the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Allison C, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thanks Kari, I appreciate the review! I enjoyed meeting you and Brian. I'm glad you had a good time paddling around. It's a great way to see the Keys.

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Snorkeling trip Looe Key Reef was the highlight of the Key West experience. Captain Brian was able to accommodate the 6 of us on real short notice. Would recommend the private tour as it was much more personal. He gave us information about the area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thanks for your kind review. You all did great in the water. I only wish that the goliath grouper came out for a visit. But, what is most important is your memorable good time, and special celebration together. I hope that we helped leave a...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018

Not only did we book our charter last minute (literally 2 hours before we went out) but Brian went above and beyond our expectations. He shared his history, the history of the area and recent hurricane history as well as ensured we had top notch...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

I am glad that you two had a nice time with Keys Boat Tours. I do hope to see you on an annual basis, so that is welcoming news. It sounds like your entire Keys vacation went well. Great to hear. Thanks for taking the...More

Reviewed October 26, 2018

My snorkeling trip to Looe key on a dive boat was canceled due to high waves on the reef. I contacted Brian at Keys Boat Tours to see if he was still running trips despite the rough conditions. He planned a great trip for me...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

I had a great time hanging out with you, fishing, lobstering and boating. It takes time to discover places to go when it is otherwise windy. We found a spot that transformed the day, and made it fun and safe. I am very glad to...More

Reviewed October 24, 2018

We had so much fun Kayaking as a family together. Brian was understanding and explained everything really well. It was so much fun! Thanks Captain B!More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you for visiting Sunshine Key RV Resort and Keys Boat Tours. The beach, and in-between the bridges is a great spot to paddle. The other side of the island bordering Bahia Honda and our own little island is another treat. I am glad to...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Initially we were planning to rent a boat for the day, but the conditions were not ideal because of high winds. We decided to book a charter with Captain Brian who came highly recommended in the hopes that we could still have a great day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

I am so happy that you enjoyed the outing. It is my goal each and every time. I genuinely enjoyed my time with you and yours. I do hope to see you again. Until then... best, Capt Brian

Reviewed October 15, 2018

Despite less than ideal conditions the week we visited Captain Brian went out of his way to make sure our family enjoyed our time on the water. He helped us with a custom trip to a small patch reef to let my boy's snorkel followed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brian B, Owner at Keys Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. And, for just taking the time to write a review. I appreciate it very much. I had a genuine nice time with you and your family. It was nice to meet your sister too. I am glad that you...More

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prowland10
March 26, 2018|
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Response from B4178ALbrianb | Property representative |
Well, our place of business for kayak rentals is still closed due to the hurricane but hopefully opening soon. So, I have replacing that with a 1 hr harbor ride $99 the includes an option free room in hopes of getting more... More
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dianepeoples
January 1, 2017|
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Yes, 2,3 and 4 hr
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