Islamorada Adventures

Private Boat Trips - Bamboo Charters

Florida Keys Sandbar Fun

The Islamorada sandbar, located less than a mile offshore of the Florida Keys, is described as a spectacular destination accessible by a 15-minute boat ride. Anchoring in the warm turquoise waters of the Atlantic, visitors can enjoy the sand and a carefree atmosphere. The boat is equipped with a Bluetooth stereo system for personalized music while swimming, floating, or exploring the sandbar. The charter provides amenities such as a stand-up paddleboard, mask, snorkels, a Yeti cooler with ice and water, and the option to bring your own beverages. The charter offers a customizable adventure on the renowned sandbar in Islamorada.

The Islamorada and Key Largo area in Florida offer amazing snorkeling experiences, situated in the heart of some of the best shallow coral reefs in the Florida Keys. The Chubby Mermaid, a boat operated by Capt. Matt Bellinger of Islamorada Sandbar Fun and Bamboo Charters, is designed for comfort and safety. It provides access to iconic locations like Alligator Reef Lighthouse, Cheeca Rocks, Hens & Chickens, and Conch Reef. The boat accommodates up to 6 people with ample shade and seating. Capt. Matt, with experience since 1990, offers snorkeling, diving, and fishing charters. Snorkeling is included in all adventures except for the Sandbar-only trip, promising an unforgettable water adventure in the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys.

Custom Itinerary Charter

Our custom charters let you tell us exactly what you’d like to do for your day on the water. You have choices from the Islamorada sandbar to snorkeling to exploring Florida Bay and beyond. We can even take you to waterfront restaurants and bars in the area. We include everything you need for this charter. Call Capt. Matt to discuss this option. 305-393-0909

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Florida Keys Sandbar Fun

The Islamorada sandbar is nothing less than spectacular. It is situated less than a mile offshore of the Florida Keys and is a beautiful 15 minute boat ride from our dock. Once we are anchored up in the warm turquoise waters of the Atlantic, you can have your toes in the sand and a drink in your hand and not a care in the world.