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Reelax Charters

Sugarloaf Marina at Mile Marker 17, Sugarloaf Key, FL
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Highlight of our lower keys trip in 2018!!!

We took our 10 and 5 year old daughters on the trip with Captain Andrea to this exquisite gem of an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mitch P
Best boat experience ever !

My boyfriend and myself had the boat trip today with Andrea. It was an amazing experience ! Capt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jin Z
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Kayak Tour of the Florida Keys Kayaking, remote beaches, relaxation, Key West backcountry experience, My family and I went on this tour today and it was was great. I would love to see it on Trip Advisor so I could write a review.
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Sugarloaf Marina at Mile Marker 17, Sugarloaf Key, FL
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took our 10 and 5 year old daughters on the trip with Captain Andrea to this exquisite gem of an experience off Sugarloaf Key. Our 10 YO had taken to kayaking recently and had seen this excursion on an episode of "How to do...More

Thank Mitch P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and myself had the boat trip today with Andrea. It was an amazing experience ! Capt Andrea is the best. She showed us several paradise spots ! We were alone in the world ! The whole paradise was just for us. We saw...More

Thank Jin Z
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

our experience with andrea was just outstanding !!! you can see photo here and there ,but you really understand the beauty of the place when you go with her in that piece of paradise ... 5 mn just starting and dolphins came to play with...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

This family run business offers tours of the mangroves. At least 10 years of boating experience with tours. Captain who drove my group through the mangrove channels was able to explain the ecology of the mangroves, take you to hidden beaches, etc. Explained the impact...More

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Andrea P, Owner at Reelax Charters, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

Thank you so much for the great review. It was a pleasure to take you out on the water and show you the beauty of our backcountry. Hope to see you again in the future. Best regards Captain Andrea Paulson

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

August 18th, 2017. We had an awesome day with Captain Andrea exploring and learning about the wildlife in the quiet backcountry mangroves. We had three teenage boys with us who weren't too excited about going at first. Things changed once we got underway! After a...More

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Andrea P, Owner at Reelax Charters, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

Thank you so much for the great review. That sure was a fun day out there. I enjoy it as much as you. Just love going out on the water to show people the beauty of the keys. Thank you again Captain Andrea Paulson

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Book it!! Andrea was very easy to work with and such a lovely guide. She made everyone feel at ease and clearly loves the keys and what she's doing. She knew all the spots, we saw lots of nurse sharks, rays, birds, crabs, and dolphins...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

I can't put into words what a great, relaxing and enjoyable day this was. First, Andrea does everything to make us comfortable and happy. She explains various things seen along the trip. The kayak trip was so nice and peaceful. Andrea knew I didn't have...More

Thank radiant1028
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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

We had been to the Keys a couple years ago, and afterward I realized we needed to do a boat charter in the lower Keys. I searched for one that didn't have to involve fishing, and found Reelax Charters in Sugarloaf. Andrea was great about...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2017

We found out about this trip through a video infomercial while in Tampa and we are glad we followed up. Andrea was a great guide and pointed out many of the natural wonders that still remain in the keys. Our kids saw many fish, rates,...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2017

My parents have been kayaking with Andrea for many years now and they always rave about it. This was my first kayaking charter with her. First you get a 20 minute boat ride out from the marina, through the mangroves to get to your kayaking...More

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Andrea P, Owner at Reelax Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2017

Thank you so much for that great review. Hope to see you next year so we can do it again. Yes it was an exceptional day, we were lucky to have seen all that wildlife. Take care and have a great summer. Kayak on Andrea

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Response from boggie36b | Reviewed this property |
I think we booked Andrea for 4 hours. Its like a 20 min boat ride to the mangroves. You kayak around the mangroves, a sandbar with nurse sharks and sting rays. Then we stopped on a beach on one of the mangroves. Not very... More
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