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Olin Marler Fishing and Dolphin Cruises

102 Harbor Blvd., Destin, FL 32541
850-654-7113
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Ranked #40 of 107 Activities in Destin
Type: Tours
Owner description: Olin Marler Charter Fishing and Dolphin Cruises is Destin's first established cruise service. We offer the best in Deep Sea Fishing and Dolphin... more » Owner description: Olin Marler Charter Fishing and Dolphin Cruises is Destin's first established cruise service. We offer the best in Deep Sea Fishing and Dolphin Sightseeing cruises. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We went out on the "Gentle Winds" party boat for a 6hr trip this morning. Brock and Dan were extremely friendly and knowledgeable. They made sure we all had good fishing info, plenty of bait, and help whenever we needed it. The fish was kept on separate stringers per group, so you knew you were able to keep the ones... More

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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I wnet with my kids to watch dolphins and have some good time. Ship was very nicely set up. Crew was very friendly and crearly knowledgeable. We spent ~1.5 h touring the Destin coastline. We did manage to see a few dolphins. Tour started at 4 p.m., which fit very nicely with the schedule for the day - done by... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great dolphin cruise with the family. It was a very relaxing ride the crew turned out to be very entertaining although we didn't get to see very many dolphins that day (which is totally out of the control of the boat crew) he did at least try different spots for sightings I would recommend this company for dolphin tours.

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Let me start this review by saying that I've fished with this company many times and have never had any problems. My party of 4 adults booked a trip three weeks in advance when we were going to be in Destin on vacation. At 7 pm the night before the 6 am charter, I received a phone call stating that... More

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The men in our group did 2 fishing charters, one was a party boat and the other was a 4 hr charter. They had great luck with the fish and were able to max out both days. The guys helping on the boat were friendly and helpful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Booked a trip for small group and found out they booked ua for a party boat. Rescheduled for the next day and the captain did not know how to find the fish. After four hours, we had very few fish. Another boat that came in beside us had a bunch of big fish. How disappointing. I wish you could book... More

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Benton, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

After planning our vacation for several months and driving 7 hours one way to reach Destin, we booked a 6 hour fishing trip in middle of the week. After arriving 45 minutes early and then sitting on the boat for about an hour, we were given the news that the Captain was not going to be able to make the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I enjoyed the dolphin cruise. We did not see any dolphins for the first hour and then they finally showed up. This is a fun cruise. Don't go on an overcasted day or when there is high surf.

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Sugarcreek
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The kids and I have done the 6 hour fishing party boat into the gulf. Once again, they OM did not disappoint (this was our second time with OM). The captain can find fish, and the crew is knowledgeable--what more could you want on a fishing trip?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had carefully researched reviews for dolphin cruises as we have a 4 year old and wanted this to be a fun experience for him. We went on a sunset cruise (unfortunately it was overcast and storms were expected later but it was our last day in Destin! ) Despite the ugly weather, we all had a fun time! Our... More

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