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Aries Fishing Fleet

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Awesome time!!

Great time had by all of us .. was the best fishing experience of my life! Caught some monster... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Langley, Canada
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Aries 4

Captain Dave and his deckhand Chris were great. As a lifetime fisherman I'm supposed to be happy... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
Boise, Idaho
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With years of experience, El Cid’s full-service marina strives to provide unforgettable boating, sport fishing, and ocean-related adventures. You’ll love the year-round opportunities for sport fishing with abundant tuna, sailfish, marlin, grouper...more
Av. Camaron Sabalo S/N, Mazatlan 82110, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great time had by all of us .. was the best fishing experience of my life! Caught some monster sailfish ! Captain and crew were very helpful .I would highly recommend a day out with this company ! Seriously thinking of heading back again this...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Captain Dave and his deckhand Chris were great. As a lifetime fisherman I'm supposed to be happy about hooking something...unfortunately we didn't. We took runs at 14 different marlin, had a Dorado chase a bait to the stern, but nothing was caught. It was incredible...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

We have fished 3 times with the Aries Fleet in the last 2 weeks. The 1st trip was on the Aries 4. We sighted 19 marlins and had 4 strikes landing the largest striped marlin for El Cid. The fish weighted over 200lbs. The other...More

Thank Ernst T
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Decent boat, crew was ok. We found some bait with birds working it and did one pass on the troll with no hook ups. I could see yellow fin jumping and I wanted to cast a diamond jig into the bait ball. The crew wanted...More

Thank dsarend
Reviewed March 2, 2018

was on a very rough waters, most got sick, the Aries crew didn't care about anything. with the waters the way it was, they didn't even show us the life jackets or even the boat. We all felt that we paid for them to go...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Aries Fleet has great fishing adventures whether you want to go bottom fishing or offshore fishing.The Captains and the First mates are excellent. They always make sure you have an excellent day no matter the weather. All boats and equipment are well maintained and so...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

This tour is boring AF, and costs $90 CDN ($65 USD) - AVOID!!!! Total rip-off!!! The catamaran takes you to some islands to see birds ("bird poop island") and sea lions, and then takes you to Deer Island where there is nothing to do but...More

Thank Jacquie H
Reviewed February 4, 2018

the Aries fleet are not only accommodating , but on time and professional. My husband and friend fished 4 out of 6 days with the Aries IV and also with the Panga II . caught many bottom fish, Tuna and Marlin ..Ask about the possible...More

Thank idpuckey
Reviewed January 21, 2018

The El CID harbor master had the harbor closed so two of us on the charter went for coffee. The captain of the boat left us when we were within 15 feet of the boat. He came back after exiting the harbor for us. We...More

Thank Irvpots
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great day with captain Gilberto and Carlos, landed 2 good size marlin and lost the third while landing the 2nd! Crew was very good at pointing out different sights-turtles, dolphins, flying fish etc and we were the first boat to catch and...More

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Michael M
December 17, 2017|
Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
We were on the Carnival Miracle and booked the excursion through the ship.. So the timing wasn't an issue!
January 7, 2017|
Response from Ernst T | Reviewed this property |
All of the Aries fleet both large and small boats have facilities. This is something other fishing charters cannot say
July 25, 2015|
Response from Ernst T | Reviewed this property |
All of the prices are about the same. What you get with the Aries fleet bottom fishing is 2 guides that have been fishing the area all their lives and change fishing spots depending on wind, current and bait. I have... More