Key West Fishing - Charter the Mr. Z (Phone Number: 305-923-1043)
Congratulations to the Mr. Z for taking 3rd place in the 2013 Drambuie Key
West Marlin Tournament!
Call NOW to catch your trophy!
Looking for an outstanding Fishing Charter experience? Fish the waters of Key West, Florida aboard one of our premier sport fishing yachts. KeyWestFishTales.com and Outer Limits LLC offer the highest quality in custom sportfishing charters, sunset cruises, sightseeing, and service.
Not sure what kind of fishing you are interested in while spending time in Key West? Please go to our Key West Fishing Blog. You will also want to check this Check out this article in Florida Sportsman: Offshore Fishing Key West Myths…Busted.
Our flagship, the Mr. Z, is a 46.6-foot Bertram sportfishing yacht custom built for comfort, speed and catching fish. The Mr. Z is air conditioned throughout and comfortably accommodates up to six guests. The large salon features include wrap-around couch for six, stereo, CD player, refrigerator, freezer, carpeted lounge area, and fully equipped galley. Both large staterooms have clean, private toilets and showers and offer anglers live-aboard comfort for long-range charters from Key West, to the Marquesas, the Dry Tortugas or Habana.
The Mr. Z's large flying bridge is equipped with a wide array of modern electronics, safety equipment, and plenty of shade. There is ample seating up top to accommodate everyone aboard for sightseeing and cruising. At a documented 39 gross tons, the Mr. Z is one of the largest sport Fishing Charter yachts in the Florida Keys, so you can count on a smooth ride even in rough conditions.
The spacious cockpit is where the real action is! From the large Murray Brothers Unlimited fighting chair to our top-of-the-line Penn and Shimano fishing tackle, your Captain and crew will provide you with the equipment and instruction to help you land the trophy of a lifetime. All licenses, ice, bait, and fishing tackle are provided.
The Mr. Z’s twin 8V92 turbo Detroit Diesel engines assure a quick run to the reef. With over 1,200 horsepower, the Mr. Z is the most powerful sportfishing charter boat in Key West! This is truly deep sea fishing at its best!
Our sister ship, the OUTER LIMITS is a 41-foot custom sportfishing yacht. Constructed in 2000, the OUTER LIMITS is one of the newest sportfishing yachts in Key West. Featuring a large cockpit with 3 chairs, a 130lb Pompanette Marlin Chair with Rocket Launcher, 16 Rod Holders, and two 50 Gallon live wells. Inside the air conditioned cabin there are wrap around couches and plenty of room to move around.
With power delivered by twin 430C Cummins Turbo Diesels and 860 horsepower, 35knt speed and hundreds of miles of range provide more time on the fishing grounds and access to remote pristine locations. Other amenities include Bose Surround Sound, Sirius XM Stereo, Ipod/MP3 plug-ins, microwave, refrigerator and freezer. The cabin is air conditioned for your comfort. There is a full size head (bathroom) on board with toilet and washbasin. Commercial state of the art electronics and custom fishing tackle provide a first class Key West fishing adventure.
KeyWestFishTales.com and OUTER LIMITS LLC is family owned and operated by Captain Jay Miller. All vessels are outfitted for comfort as well as catching fish. We use only top of the line bait and tackle, rods and reels and have all necessary safety equipment as well as meeting all legal requirements. Our experienced and courteous crew will go the extra mile to make your Key West Fishing trip.
Accommodations: Where to stay when you fish with Capt. Jay! Accommodations in Key West.
Bragging Time: Florida Governor Charlie Crist recently fished aboard the Mr. Z for a second year in a row. See related blog post on the governor and lieutenant's fishing trip in Key West.
"You are awesome," says Florida's former Lt. Governor, Jeff Kottkamp of the Mr. Z and crew.
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|Half Day (4 hours)||$ 695|
|3/4 Day (6 hours)||$ 895|
|Full Day (8 hours)||$1,095|
|Sunset Cruise||$ 349|
|*No extra fees when you pay by
VISA, Mastercard Discover or American Express!
Half, ¾ and full-day charters are available and include: fishing tackle, bait, ice, and all licenses. The mate is there to serve you. The Mr. Z is docked at the prestigious A and B Marina next to the Famous A and B Lobster House located in the heart of Old Town, Key West, Florida. The marina facilities include: Alonso's Oyster House restaurant downstairs, Berlin's fine dining restaurant upstairs, the Commodore Steakhouse, The White Tarpon Tiki bar, showers, deli and convenience store.
Located only two blocks from the nightlife on Duval Street, the A and B Lobster House and Marina is the ideal vacation destination. View map.
The 57 "Ernest Hemingway" International Billfish Fishing Tournament,has been selected as a qualifying event for the IGFA Offshore World Championship 2008. More info.
The Florida Keys hosts over 50 tournaments each year. From Kingfish and Dolphin to Sailfish and Marlin, the crew of the Mr. Z is always ready to put you on the leader board of any one of these tournaments. When it comes to tournaments, the Mr. Z is the ultimate boat and you can't find a more competitive crew.
See our Tournament Calendar. Please contact us for information on upcoming tournaments, and for booking info and rates. We have information on Cuba Fishing Tournaments, also. And more photos of trophies won by Mr. Z in Cuba fishing tournaments.
See Our Frequently Asked Questions.
|Jan - March||Kingfish||Wahoo||Tuna|
|April - June||Sailfish||Dolphin||Marlin|
|July - Sept.||Marlin||Wahoo||Dolphin|
|Oct - Dec.||Sailfish||Tuna||Kingfish|
|More details: Charter Fishing Calendar for Key West, Florida|
Famous Key West Sunset Cruises
For a very special experience, ask about Key West sunset cruises. The Mr. Z also offers sunset cruises around the island. The comfort and amenities of this Key West charter yacht make a wonderful choice for the popular sunset cruises around Key West Harbor.
Check for current fishing conditions in Key West.
Everything from Marlin and Sailfish to reef and wreck fishing are within easy range of the Marina. The speed of the Mr. Z gives you more time fishing and less time traveling. Deep water wreck fishing is one of our specialties along with Shark fishing. As with all of our trips everything is included except for food and drink. Taxidermy service is available to preserve that catch of a lifetime.
Many other wreck, reef, and bottom species are caught as well, including Amberjacks, Grouper, Cobia and Sharks. And the Mr. Z is now rigged for Deep Drop Fishing. For more information about this technique, see this report on Deep Drop Fishing in Key West.
If you have a particular species you would like to catch,
contact us to determine the best time of the year to go.
Or view our Key West Charter Fishing Calendar.
Mr. Z has T shirts for sale. "Spring Break Habana" with the Mr. Z logo on a quality Hanes Beefy T. Medium, large, X Large, and XX. Click on the image and buy the Mr. Z Fishing T-Shirt now.
Remember! If it swims, we can catch it!
Mr. Z Charters
C/O A and B Marina
700 Front St.
Key West, FL 33040