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Marlin Madness

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The perfect companion to your Jamaican Trip. We offer 4,6,8 hour charters. We supply everything from pickup to food, drink on your voyage. We know where the fish are. We offer multiple types of fishing on a single day.
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Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

I have never been deep sea fishing and was looking to do it in Jamaica! We were picked up by the driver Craig at our resort and taken to the dock where the two story boat was docked. We went out about 15 miles off...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Was very excited to take a fishing trip in Jamaica. Me and two friends headed out for a trip. Mate asked for money as soon as I gave it to him he says, no catch guarantee. OK fine I have fished around world and it's...More

Date of experience: July 2016
12  Thank Seth H
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2016

We are shocked and very upset at your review. Captain Billy has a great record with us and we will speak to him. There is no guarantee with fishing as you know but we do try our best. If you contact us directly we may...More

Reviewed May 8, 2016

After leaving Montego Bay the crew worked constantly putting out sets and searching for bait fish. After 1/2 hour, we got into our first school of bait fish and caught 2 nice sized bonito. They continued to change the sets looking for bigger game fish...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank Carolyn B
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2016

We are so pleased you decided to fish with us. We are a family run business and try to ensure all our guests feel like a member. Fishing is not always about the catch but about the adventure and we are very pleased you enjoyed...More

Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We had arranged a day trip with Niles via email to go fishing and snorkeling when we docked in Montego Bay while on our Carnival cruise. Niles was very quick to respond to my email and help plan what we should do to make the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Brilynda
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2016

We understand that things do not always go as planned. We are very pleased you contacted us and hope that when you come back to Jamaica you have the opportunity to come back and visit us.

Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

It was great We had a blast it's 100% catch rate And just look at what we caught great captain great crew. And at a very good cost. And the boats are excellent. Great job guys.More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank marlin_madnes
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2015

We are so pleased to see your review and that you had a good time fishing with us. You were great on the boat and were so friendly to all the crew. We were so pleased to go deep drop fishing with you. Please visit...More

Reviewed April 13, 2015

I booked this trip at the last minute to take my 11 year old son fishing. We went out on the smallest of the three boats, which makes sense for a two person charter. The downside is that there isn't a head on the boat....More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank Gary E
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2015

Thank you very much for the review and in-depth descriptions. We are always happy to do special requests and do what ever it takes to make our clients happy. We hope that the fish also tasted very good. We hope you come back and visit...More

Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

We caught no fish but crew worked very hard. Turned out to be an expensive boat ride. My kids got sea sick but that's not the crews fault. They tried hard and were very sympathetic towards the kids. We had one strike but no fish...More

1  Thank Aklugh
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2015

We are sorry you were not able to catch a marlin. As you know we do try our best. We also were saddened by the fact that your kids got seasick. We thank you for making it Marlin Madness.

Reviewed August 4, 2014

The admosphere was so tranquill at all time. It is a great place to be with a love one......The cleanniness of the place and all that offers makes you feel at home ..

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank kendomi
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2015

The waters around Montego Bay can indeed be great. We are pleased you had fun and hopefully got yourself a big one.

Reviewed May 20, 2014

Booked trip with wife and four buddies in May 2014, two had never been offshore fishing. Boat was sturdy and comfortable, Cap'n Billy was top notch and crew was hard working. We caught two large (4-5ft) mahi and a wahoo, and we were absolutely thrilled...More

Date of experience: May 2014
11  Thank blbpdsusa
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2015

I must apologize if you felt mislead. Had you been staying at a villa or had express permission from your resort you would have been able to keep your catch. The problem lies with the hotels not allowing fresh fish to come onto their property....More

Reviewed May 9, 2014

My wife & I had the pleasure of spending the morning of April 30th 2014 out on the ocean with some of the guys from Marlin Madness. Although it took a bit of an effort to finalize the arrangements because of the messaging system at...More

Date of experience: April 2014
6  Thank Raymond P
Securelysocially, Manager at Marlin Madness, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2015

So very pleased you went fishing with us. I am even happier that you got yourself a fish. Please come back and visit us again really soon.

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Austin L
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Securelysocially | Property representative |
Marlin is always in season along with Tuna, wahoo, and Mahi Mahi. Jamaica has some great places to fish especially in montego bay.
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Marshall B
June 20, 2016|
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We either allow you to keep them or we eat them ourselves. Marlin is the only exception and they are either put back or taken and sold for the meat.
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peco6
August 21, 2015|
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Unfortunately we don't offer shared charters, What is recommended is speak to friends at the resort and see if they are willing to share with you. The problems encountered with shared charters outnumber the benefits for us... More
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