make the Most of your Keys Trip with our Contender 31.
You've made an investment in time and money to visit the Keys; now make the most of it with the area's best fish-ready, offshore-capable boat rental. Our Contender 31 Fish Around, Ono, is powered by low-hour 2017 Suzuki DF300s, and equipped with high-end electronics, and rigged specifically for Keys fishing from permit on the wrecks, to tarpon at the bridges, to mahi and swordfish offshore.
Performance and Specs
32'6" LOA, 9'4" beam, 24.5˚ deadrise
360˚ fishability combined with a small enclosed cabin
245 gallon fuel capacity
30 knot cruise at 1.5+ mpg, 50 knot top speed
Simrad NSS12 touch-screen display with 4G radar and 1kW transducer
Redundant ICOM VHF radios
Comfort and Entertainment
Cabin with enclosed marine head and shower, sink, cooktop, refrigerator, and V-berth
Custom hardtop with enclosure
Fresh- and saltwater washdown with 40-gallon freshwater tank
Full JL Audio system with XM radio
Ample seating including aft-facing jump seat and removable cockpit bench
Marine bean bag
Built-in drink cooler
LED lighting thoughout
Lumitec Seablaze underwater lighting
Marsh Tacky carbon fiber outriggers in Rupp Top Gun bases
Folding crow's nest/cobia tower
Two 50-gallon live wells with independent plumbing and pumps
Two 56-gallon insulated fish boxes
Lewmar windlass with Keys anchor and rode
30A electric reel outlets
Full USCG safety gear
Six-man life raft
Leave Your Rods at Home and use our high-end tackle and gear.
Ono is available fully outfitted with some of the best tackle and gear money can buy. Just bring your own terminal tackle and bait. Gear includes:
Trolling and bottom fishing outfits featuring Accurate Valiant two-speed reels (4)
Inshore and reef fishing outfits featuring Shimano Baitrunner spinning reels and Star Plasma rods (4 yellowtail rigs, 4 medium action rigs, 1 30 lb. rig)
Pliers, crimpers, and fillet knife
Two gaffs and a harpoon
Deep Drop and Swordfish Package
Daiwa MP3000 power assist reel with bent butt rod
Daiwa Tanacom 1000 power assist reel with bent butt rod
500 qt. insulated fish bag
Take it easy with our dockside service.
Don't worry about picking up your rental. We'll deliver it right to your accommodations in the Middle Keys at the beginning of your trip. While we're there, we'll take care of the paperwork, go over all of the boat's systems, give you an hour of instruction on operating her, fill you in on the latest fishing information, and get you headed in the right direction. At the end of the rental, we'll pick her back up at your dock.
Pricing, rules, and other fine print
Ono rents for $700 per day with a 3-day minimum rental, or $500 per day for 7 days or longer. An additional $3,000 damage deposit is required. Certain weeks may be discounted, and occasionally shorter duration rentals may be available. Please contact us for details and availability.
Our fishing gear package rents for $500 per week. Our swordfish and deep drop package rents for $300 per week.
Delivery to is free within the Marathon city limits (between Duck Key and the Seven Mile Bridge). Deliveries are scheduled either at 8 a.m. or after 6 p.m. unless other arrangements are made in advance. The boat can be delivered anywhere in the Keys, but a delivery and pick up charge applies. Please call for details.
Renters must be at least 25 years of age. Renters must also have proof of ownership in a vessel at least 25 feet in length or have completed a boaters' safety course.
Night operation and operation more than 40 miles offshore are prohibited.
We ask that you return the boat clean an full of fuel. A $400 cleaning charge applies if the boat is not returned clean and ready to rent. If the boat is not returned full of fuel, a $250 refueling charge, plus the cost of fuel, will be applied. Please fill the boat with fuel and clean it before calling us to pick it up.
The renter is responsible for damage to or loss of the boat, rigging, equipment, and/or fishing gear.
Review out Rental Agreement, Rental Waiver, and Checkout Procedures for complete details.