Sundance Sportfishing

1996 Overseas Highway
Marathon FL, United States

Sundance Sportfishing operates out of Marathon, FL fishing the calm bays, deep blue seas and stunning living reefs the area is famous for. The Florida Middle Keys are an angler’s heaven, with a huge variety of fish to be found from the moment you leave the dock, and Sundance Sportfishing make the very most of that fact by fishing in as many different depths and habitats as possible.

The vessel you will be fishing aboard is the “Sundance Eagle”, a 35 ft Bluewater center console with plenty of room for 6 anglers. Powered by not one, not two, but three 300HP Evinrude E-Techs, she can cruise at a staggering 47 knots, and her deep v hull design means she stays nice and steady even at speed. The boat comes equipped with GPS, fishfinder, a livewell, and a full spread of outriggers, downriggers, and centerriggers to make sure you have the best chance possible out on the water.

Sundance Sportfishing specializes in light tackle fishing over a range of environments. Depending on what you want, you could find yourself anywhere from 3 ft of water wrestling with monster Tarpon and Permit, to way out in the Gulf Stream doing battle with huge Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish and more! Though they specialize in light tackle fishing, Captain Bobby Brown and his skilled first mate know that every fish is caught differently, and so also provide high quality Penn, Shimano, and Fin-Nor heavy tackle gear, as well as all the equipment for trolling, spinning, jigging, kite fishing, and even fly fishing if that’s more your style!

Captain Bobby has been guiding the area for over 35 years and knows all the best spots. He has rigged his boat to get the very most out of what the area has to offer, so there’s no better captain and no better boat for pulling in the very best the Florida Keys have to offer!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Offshore Big Game Trip
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1300
    up to 6 persons
    Head out to the gulf stream and find the schools of Mahi Mahi or Tuna and put some great eating fish in the boat! Run and gun with live bait or troll weed lines and around floating debris to catch these exciting fish!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Reef/Wreck & Big Game Trip
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 1200
    up to 6 persons
    Target Sailfish, Dolphin, Tuna and Wahoo, as well as reef species like Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Permit, Barracuda, Sharks and more!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Offshore Big Game Trip
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1100
    up to 6 persons
    Head out to the gulf stream and find the schools of Mahi Mahi or Tuna and put some great eating fish in the boat! Run and gun with live bait or troll weed lines and around floating debris to catch these exciting fish!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Reef/Wreck & Big Game AM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 950
    up to 6 persons
    A little more time than the half day trip to give you more options to work the reef and then maybe catch a trophy fish also!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Reef/Wreck & Big Game PM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 950
    up to 6 persons
    A little more time than the half day trip to give you more options to work the reef and then maybe catch a trophy fish also!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Offshore/Mahi Trip AM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 850
    up to 6 persons
    Go offshore and find the schools of Mahi Mahi and put some great eating fish in the boat! Run and gun with live bait or troll weed lines and around floating debris to catch these exciting fish!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Offshore/Mahi Trip PM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 850
    up to 6 persons
    Go offshore and find the schools of Mahi Mahi and put some great eating fish in the boat! Run and gun with live bait or troll weed lines and around floating debris to catch these exciting fish!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Reef/Wreck Trip AM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 700
    up to 6 persons
    Catch Grouper, Snapper, Sharks, Kingfish, Mackerel, Barracuda, Permit, Cobia and more on the living coral reef off the middle Keys. Lots of action and different species. Good starter trip for novices or family groups!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Reef/Wreck Trip PM
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 700
    up to 6 persons
    Catch Grouper, Snapper, Sharks, Kingfish, Mackerel, Barracuda, Permit, Cobia and more on the living coral reef off the middle Keys. Lots of action and different species. Good starter trip for novices or family groups!
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Marlin (Blue)
Permit
Sailfish
Shark (Mako)

Snapper (Red)
Swordfish
Tarpon
Tuna (Blackfin)

Boat Specs

Bluewater (Center console) originally built in 2010. Powered by 3 300HP Evinrude E-Tech engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 47 knots.

Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Handline

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

About the Captain

Bobby Brown
Marathon, Florida, United States
Member since October 2015
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Captain Bobby Brown has been guiding the Florida Middle Keys since 1980, and is still passionate about catching you that fish of a lifetime. He enjoys meeting and fishing with new people, as well as passing on his love of fishing and the outdoors to others, whatever the age. Courteous, Experienced and Passionate, he makes for an excellent guide for anglers of any skill level.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.81
out of 5 stars from 12 reviews
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August fishing trip
A large snowy grouper that was a true highlight !
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Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
91%
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Michael Quale
Miami, FL
 4.33
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Full day charter - Marathon

VERIFIED   June 27, 2018
I hired the sundance team on my recent trip to Marathon. We left the dock at 8AM and headed due south from 7 mile bridge. We...
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David G. O"connor
Marathon, Florida
 5.00
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Day with Capt Bob and Sean

VERIFIED   December 20, 2017
We caught dolphin (mahi), tuna, various large snappers, mackerel, kingfish and that beautiful sailfish in the picture. ...
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Jon Bolen
Richardson, TX
 5.00
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3/4 Offshore trip with Captain Willy

VERIFIED   June 26, 2018
We took a trip offshore in search of dolphin.  Unfortunately, they weren’t schooling for us and we only boated six. ...
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Daniel De Pietro
Englewood, FL
 5.00
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Full Days Trip

VERIFIED   June 13, 2018
A awesome trip with Todd and captain Shawn out of Marathon’s faro blanco marina aboard Sundance sport fishing these guys...
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Ken Stager
Bradenton, FL
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Full day trip with captan Sean

VERIFIED   June 1, 2018
Had a great trip with captain Sean and first mate Todd. We went on a full day charter and caught a total of 28 Black fin tuna...
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