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Local Quickies

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 802 8549
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: With over 30 years of local experience, we are qualified to show you the Riviera Maya like nobody else can. Your local Quickie will take you to places that are hidden gems off the beaten tourist track and fill you with knowledge and fun that only a local can. Our signature tour (which is NOT PRIVATE) is what has made us famous as it is a land and sea based experience that nobody else can offer. We also specialize in private charters on multiple vessels of many sizes for weddings, rehearsal parties, corporate events, birthdays, baptisms, anniversaries or just for fun. Feel free to come as a guest and leave as a friend. Direct bookings only as you will not find any information about us at your hotels. Allow us the privilege to earn your trust and exceed your expectations.Happy sailing!!!
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

From the time you make your reservation to the minute you step on board, you know this is a going to be a great no hassle trip. Quickie and his well abled friendly team are ready to make your day fantastic and memorable. I whole heartily recommend giving them I try. Elle

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I booked a private tour for our wedding group for October 2014. I corresponded with Amy over e-mail and she was always timely in getting back to me and providing all the information I had requested. She even responded while away on vacation! The tour operator picked us up on time and drove us to our starting point of the... More

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Waitsfield, Vermont
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

2 trips. 2 homeruns. We had our 1st Valentine's Day Quickie 2 years ago. We came back with the whole fam damily this time. Newbie snorkelers, Cenote virgins, Sea Turtle 1st timers. They all loved it. Manni was an incredible guide for the snorkel/Cenote tour. Made sure all newbies in the group werecomfortable with the snorkel excursions. From a prompt... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I took a one day private tour in late September. It was a fantastic day and made a birthday my wife would never forget and being our last day It was the pinnacle of our Mexican holiday. Our guide for the day was Manni who's passion for his job and country was every bit as evident as... More

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66 reviews 66 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Really enjoyed out trip. We were picked up promptly from our hotel and went to the office to meet Capt Quickie and his wife Amy. From there we Went snorkelling with turtles and it was great to see that we were asked to honour the conservation advice provided - unlike many groups there. Next was a beautiful cenote - followed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My partner and I stayed in Playa del Carmen last year and pipe to travelling I corresponded with Amy to arrange some trips. We booked the Signature trip and the Jungle trip. We both agreed that these were the absolute hi- lights in an unforgettable holiday. Well informed, well equipped, amazing staff. Cannot over emphasise just how fantastic this was.... More

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Quicke71, Guest Relations Manager at Local Quickies, responded to this review

Hola Blowfish22, Thank you so much for remembering your tours in Paradise! We hope it gives you sunshine on a cloudy day! Ez wishes you Happy Sailing! More

England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Before we did our signature trip we had no idea what a beautiful place Mexico was being very lazy tourists! Trip was brilliant almost 4 separate ones in one . Turtles tulum beach cenotes , cataraman and the pulled pork in the Mexican cantina was the best thing we ate all holiday . cheers quickie and all the team for... More

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Quicke71, Guest Relations Manager at Local Quickies, responded to this review

Hola Dom! What a wonderful title! We do hope you return to Mexico and we can show you and your family more hidden gems of the Riviera Maya! Thank you for trusting Local Quickies with your Family's tours! Sending you Warm Caribbean Breezes! More

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Quickie and Amy and the crew on the Raiteia are awesome. Been out with them twice. Once to celebrate our Daughters life, after we lost her in an auto wreck. What special people.!!!! Beautiful boat. Beautiful people.. Salud...

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Quicke71, Guest Relations Manager at Local Quickies, responded to this review

Hola Amigo! Thank you so much for taking the time out to write such a lovely review. We very very much look forward to your return we hope to raise the sails once more! Sending you Warm Caribbean Breezes! More

Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A great day with Quickie and staff. We had a good time on the signature tour but probably enjoyed the catamaran at the end of the day the best. Just relaxing and letting the beautiful mexican coast fly by... Oh and always opt for the local food. NOM NOM!!

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Quicke71, Guest Relations Manager at Local Quickies, responded to this review

Hola Megan B! So glad to hear you had a bunch of fun on your trip! Many of our guests find the catamaran the highlight of their day.. A few drinks, sunshine and relaxing Caribbean Style! Happy to hear this was a great day for you, thanks for sharing your experience :) Happy Sailing! More

Grantham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

What a great time we had with Amy and her team. Started off swimming with turtles in the crystal clear bay at Akumal. The turtles are huge but move so gracefully in the water. Then on to 2 Cenotes, after the warm sea salty water swimming in these was fantastically refreshing and jumping from cliffs and trees into them was... More

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Quicke71, Guest Relations Manager at Local Quickies, responded to this review

Hola Granthamtraveller How wonderful that you shared your experience of your Local Quickie tour! What a great time we all had! I hope the memories you and your wonderful family made here are enough to bring you back again as friends.... Take care.. And keep warm during the Winter! Sending you Warm Caribbean Breezes all the way to England!! More

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