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Big Marlin Charters

136 reviews
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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About Big Marlin Charters
Welcome aboard our private yacht "Fortuna" model Ocean Super Sport 42' Yacht is parked in the beautiful place of Punta Cana, just a 15min drive from the most popular hotels Punta Cana and Bavaro. Private transfer van is available. Exclusively beautiful modern motor yacht with beautiful spacious cabin with white leather coaches, air-conditioner, TV, Bar, Shower and the toilet. Large cockpit with a fighting chair Pompanette for hard fishing and Forward, overlooking fly-bridge for relaxing. The yacht if perfectly equipped with top class equipment for private fishing charters we use (Penn International, Shimano, Rapala), the freshest bait Balyhoo fish! Navigated by the local Dominican Captain with more than 7 years of successful experience and a mate assistant. Our anglers rarely come back empty handed, and you can count of the trophey size catch in those waters. Atlantic Ocean is a cradle for Marlin, Tuna, Sailfish, Dorado (Mahi Mahi)and more... We have discount packages for Family Fishing Charters! Excursions: We can offer our yacht as party boat for fun time or romantic dinner. We have quite a few exciting trips to make your vacation unforgettable. We can take you to the most beautiful sightseeing spots and most interesting attractions. "Reef snorkeling". "Natural Pool" and "Swim with a sharks" We have equipment for snorkel. Looking forward to seeing you on-board for an experience of a lifetime! Please visit our page for more details and information: P.S. We love our boat. Yacht always very clean and available for private charters only.
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16 reviews
Get out on the waters off Punta Cana for a deep sea fishing experience, with all equipment included and guidance from an experienced captain. With the captain's knowledge of the area, you'll have the best possible chances of returning to land with a trophy-size catch. Choose how much or how little instruction you'd like to have; which makes this excursion suitable for both beginners and experienced fishermen.
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$650.00 per adult
18 reviews
Cruise along the coast of Punta Cana aboard your own 42-foot (13-meter) private yacht on this personalized deep-sea fishing excursion, and customize your itinerary according to personal preference. Drop your line in the waters offshore and swim or snorkel in between catches. Your crew can suggest stops and offer as much assistance as you need. Plus, lunch and all bait and tackle are provided.
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$699.00 per adult
Punta Cana Private Yacht Charter
5 reviews
Enjoy a private charter on a 42-foot (13-meter) yacht, the 'Ocean Super Sport', from Punta Cana. During this 3-hour cruise, receive relaxed and personalized service from the captain and crew, who will take you swimming and snorkeling on a reef and in a natural swimming pool. Sip cocktails and soft drinks from the open bar and listen to your choice of music on the boat's sound system. Round-trip private hotel transportation is included.
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$450.00 per adult
Private Party Boat & Reef Snorkeling Charter
Best activity for family and friends on the water! Private Party Boat with open bar&snacks and Reef Snorkeling with gear included. 39" convertible motor yacht with indoor cabin and bathroom. Maximum capacity is up to 8 people. Private transfer by air conditioned van is included.
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$450.00 per adult
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a charter with Big Marlin for a 6 hour trip. They picked us up on time from our resort and it was a short 10-15mim drive to a beach. We took a water taxi to the charter boat. Which was kind of cool, in...More

Date of experience: May 2019
5  Thank dmills254
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time! Yuriy was great at working the lines and very friendly! We hooked four, but boated three. One large one that we believe was a mahi got off the line as we leaning out the boat to pull it in.

Date of experience: May 2019
7  Thank amybsulka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had no idea these guys were going to pick up my party at the resort and then bring us back--it was all included, and the fun didn't stop there--these guys (and gals) were the most personable, efficient and enthusiastic people I've ever been deep...More

Date of experience: May 2019
5  Thank Fearless817837
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in the DR at a 5 star resort for a wedding this week and wanted to book a charter while I was there. After researching the available options, I went with Big Marlin based on all of the great reviews and they didn't...More

Date of experience: May 2019
6  Thank don g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

April 30th 2019..The boat's OK but very dated. No equipment to increase the odd's of catching a fish. When asked the response was " the ocean is full of fish". A very expensive $1,000 CAD boat ride if you do not catch anything. Service to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

5 star experience with 5 star Captian and first mate. This was our second time fishing with Big Marlin and it was as great as it was the first trip last year. Captain Richard is the best!! Knows how to locate fish and put you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
3  Thank Ctobias24
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

It was a couples retreat week for good friends & family. We stayed at Breathless at Punta Cana and chartered a full day of fishing with Big Marlin Charters. Scheduling for our group was easy. The owner, Yustas, clearly believes in customer service & wants...More

Date of experience: April 2019
6  Thank 711karav
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Our group of 4 guys booked the 6 hour private fishing charter on April 8th 2019. We were greeted on time at our resort by our First Mate Alex (sorry if I have the spelling wrong). The trip to the Marina was short and the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
7  Thank foursunstravel
Reviewed April 4, 2019

Excellent boat and equipment. Transfer was flawless. Hooked up with a few didn't catch any. Saw 4 humpback whales. It was amazing. The fish did not cooperate but I will definitely fish again with this excellent crew!

Date of experience: March 2019
6  Thank krmillir
Reviewed April 2, 2019

First time going on a charter fishing trip, we had a great time. The Captain and his mates were great hosts, picked us up a the hotel, right on time. Short drive to the boat, once on boat and on the way, showed us were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
4  Thank Renee B
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katmof3
April 4, 2019|
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Response from Yustas F | Property representative |
Hello. Sorry but all our boats is busy April 5. Yes. Private van transfer is available and included in price. Trip from your resort Sanctuary Cap Cana to Marina Jellyfish close 40 min.
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Aaliyah S
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Yustas F | Property representative |
The boat Fortuna 42 feet up to 8 persons.
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robkingpin
November 25, 2017|
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Response from Yustas F | Property representative |
Hello. Thanks for message. Ususally it's 10%, but of course it's aboslutely up to you. Friendly. Cap. Yustas Fortuna
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