Steve, a licensed USCG Captain with an extensive Marine biology background, charters his open-console Contender for those with a sense of adventure and offers private island adventure/eco tours. Find yourself on a secluded natural beach where you can take a peaceful stroll passing the time snorkeling for marine life and seashells. Along the way stop to see the shipwreck of the U.S.S. Coral that was owned by Henry Ford and at 200 ft. was the largest private yacht in the world in it's time! NBC.Com Travel recently in Oct. 2012 features Capt. Steve's Eco-Tours as a best kept secret of Key West and the Florida Keys! Capt. Steve also offers 1/2 day and full day private fishing charters. Exclusive to Atlantis House, Capt. Steve and Kayla will prepare you dinner with the "catch of the day". He also offers private guided snorkeling tours at the only coral reef in the Continental United States. And for those with a taste for Lobster, Capt. Steve will hand catch you lobsters for dinner. Spend a 1/2 day on a Dolphin Watch or an early evening Sunset Cruise. And there is nothing like telling that special person how much you love them all over again on a secluded island with a private Vow Renewal. After a boating excursion you are welcome to relax by the pool or grab a cocktail at the Key West Harbor Marina Club where Capt. Steve docks his boat Atlantis Mistress.
Eco-adventure Trip For those with a sense of adventure Captain Steve offers a day trip to Boca Grande, an outlying island 17 miles West of Key West, where half of the island is a bird sanctuary and the other half is a deserted beach. We pull the boat up on a sand bar and spend the day snorkeling, dolphin watching, picnicing, and taking a casual stroll along the beach observing wildlife. Stop along the way at the shipwreck of U.S.S. Coral that was owned by Henry Ford and at 200 ft. was the largest private yacht in the world at the turn of century! NBC.Com Travel recently in Oct. 2012 features Capt. Steve's Eco-Tours as a best kept secret of Key West and the Florida Keys! Capt. Steve tailors each trip depending upon guests interests. $450
Half-Day Fishing Trip Spend a 1/2 day fishing with Captain Steve. 4-5 Hrs $500 for 1-2 guests. Trips are weather dependent. All light tackle, bait, licenses, gas and ice are provided. For an additional $120/couple your fresh catch is prepared in a 4 course dinner the following night by Steve and Kayla (tax and gratuity included).
Full-Day Fishing Trip Spend a Full day fishing with Captain Steve. 7-8 Hrs $700 for 1-2 guests. Trips are weather dependent. All light tackle, bait, licenses, gas and ice are provided. For an additional $120/couple, your fresh catch is prepared in a 4 course dinner on request the following night by Steve and Kayla (tax and gratuity included).
Snorkel Trip Captain Steve, an avid free-diver, will take you to 2 of his best Snorkeling spots. Trips usually run 4 hrs. All trips are weather dependent. $300. For Lobster Lovers Steve will catch you fresh lobster (during Lobster Season) and cook you a 4 course dinner the following night for and additional $120/couple.
Sunset Cruise See Key West from the water. Leave 2 Hours before sunset and do a slow cruise around the island viewing Key West's Sunset Celebration at Mallory Square returning 1/2 hour after sunset. $300
Vow Renewal Renew your vows with Capt. Steve on the water or on the Beach in Key West or Boca Grande. $250-$400
Dolphin Watch Spend a 1/2 day on the water observing Dolphins in their natural habitat, snorkeling included. $400
A $100 deposit is required to reserve a trip which is fully refundable if Capt. Steve cancels the trip due to weather.