Reel Deal Charter Fishing

Step aboard Reel Deal Charters for a top-of-the-line fishing experience. Based out of Key Largo, you’ll have the chance to explore the stunning reefs and crystal clear deep seas offshore, as you go after a range of incredible fish that make this one of the best fishing destinations in the world.

Captain Eric Reynolds will be your guide, and he promises to do everything he can to make sure you leave with a smile and a lasting memory to share. A native to southern Florida, he’s been fishing these waters his whole life. With his wealth of experience, you can rest assured that he’ll help you fill the oat.

Take advantage of all the latest gear aboard the 35’ Contender center console, as you embark on a fishing trip to remember. Thanks to its powerful twin 425 HP Yamaha engines, you’ll get to the fishing grounds in no time. The boat’s navigational systems, including a Furuno GPS, Fishfinder, Radar and Sonar, will help you pinpoint the sweet spots before you start trolling, bottom fishing, and jigging, popping, or even spearfishing to land the fish of a lifetime.

Whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned pro, there’s something for you, as you go after a range of monstrous pelagic fish in the open seas. Target Dolphin, Sailfish, Tuna, Kingfish, Wahoo, and Swordfish, as you put your fishing skills to the test to fill the boat with some delicious meat.

Each trip is all-inclusive, so the only things you need to bring are your own drinks and snacks, and sunscreen. Get in touch with the captain if you fancy something different, and he can arrange a special Lobster trip, or help you relax in the paradise that is the Florida Keys. You can even go as far as the Bahamas, so there’s really something for everyone.

With such a wealth of fishing on offer, the only thing you should be asking is "when can I come aboard Reel Deel Charter Fishing!?" Get in touch and take the first step towards an unforgettable fishing experience!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Swordfish
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,800
    If you're looking for the catch of a lifetime then a 600 lb Swordfish is just what you want. Head to the deep waters offshore from Key Largo and battle it out with these incredible monsters in the crystal clear seas. Get ready to push your strength to the limit, as you engage in some heavy lifting, and head home with one of the ocean's most delicious creatures. Go after Mahi Mahi on the way out, and engage in an all-rounded fishing experience.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,400
    Get the most out the deep waters out of Key Largo, as you spend the full day battling it out with the monster fish that call these waters home. Up to 25 miles offshore, you'll come into contact with beauties such as Tuna, Wahoo, Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, and many more exciting and delicious creatures. Settle in for a thrilling day out, pushing your strength to the limit, before heading home with a delicious treat for dinner and beyond.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Offshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,150
    Hit the deep waters out of the Florida Keys over the course of 6 hours and get your hands on some monster fish. Some truly prized creatures call these waters home, and you'll have the chance to land the catch of a lifetime, as you target Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Kingfish, Wahoo, and many more pelagic beasts that all promise to put up an intense battle to get off the end of your line.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Reef
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    Make the most of the productive and stunning reefs of the Keys, as you spend 8 hours battling it out with the stunning creatures that call these waters home. Try bottom fishing and trolling to entice the bite of a range of exciting and delicious Snappers and Groupers, among many more, and head home with enough meat to fill the freezer for weeks to come. Just make sure to confirm your departure time before you go, as times may vary.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Reef
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $900
    The reefs are a great place to learn to fish, so come aboard for 6 hours and learn the ropes. Avid anglers, too, will love the opportunity to fill the boat with delicious Snappers and Groupers, so there's something for everyone, as you go after these prized creatures in some of the world's best waters. Just make sure to check the departure time with your captain before you go.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip-Reef
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $725
    Step aboard and get your fish on over the course of 4 hours, as you hop on one of the more popular trips for first-timers with families and smaller kids. Expect non-stop action, going after Snappers and Groupers, as you look to fill the boat. Departure time may vary, so please contact the Captain upon booking to confirm the time of departure.
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About the Captain

Eric Reynolds
Key Largo, Florida, United States
67 Fishing Reports
100 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since October 2014
I grew up in South Florida and my father was a FWC (Florifa Wildlife Commition) officer down here for 36 years. He taught me the love of the outdoors and conservation for our fragile ecosystem. From that, my love for being on the water evolved into teaching and showing other people that don't have the privilege to experience our ecosystem that we have to offer.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Red) Red Grouper
Hogfish Hogfish

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Blue Marlin
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper

Snapper (Mutton) Mutton Snapper
Snapper (Yellowtail) Yellowtail Snapper
Tuna (Blackfin) Blackfin Tuna
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2021. Powered by 2 425HP Yamaha 4-stroke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 57 knots.

Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Popping
Kite Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

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

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

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Appropriate for children
88%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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An Awesome Experience

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip – Offshore on December 30, 2021
Eric was very adamant about making sure we had a good time and had a chance to catch good fish. He put us in the reef fish...
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VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Reef on November 3, 2021
Awesome day on the water exploring and fishing the reefs. Only second charter that my wife and son have ever been on. Captain...
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3/4 Day Trip with Captain Eric

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Offshore on October 29, 2021
Captain Eric has a beautiful boat and his wealth or experience made my fishing trip a great one. He was super patient and helpful...
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6 hour off shore

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Offshore on February 13, 2021
After catching fresh bait we headed offshore for Sails and Pelagic’s. After the second drift my wife started feeling sick...
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2nd trip with Reel Deal.

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip – Offshore on December 28, 2021
Eric is legit.    Just book him !  We had a blast again
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FAQs about Reel Deal Charter Fishing

Reel Deal Charter Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $725 per group - Half Day Trip-Reef (4 hours)
  • $900 per group - 3/4 Day Trip – Reef (6 hours)
  • $1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Reef (8 hours)
  • $1,150 per group - 3/4 Day Trip – Offshore (6 hours)
  • $1,400 per group - Full Day Trip – Offshore (8 hours)
  • $1,800 per group - Full Day Trip – Swordfish (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Deal Charter Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (Garmin)
  • Fishfinder (Garmin)
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Reel Deal Charter Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (Works for tips)
  • Fishing License

Reel Deal Charter Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Reel Deal Charter Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Kite Fishing
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reel Deal Charter Fishing include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • Hogfish
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Mutton)
  • Snapper (Yellowtail)
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Wahoo