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Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters

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“big ben”(16 reviews)
“catch fish”(9 reviews)
“captain jose”(4 reviews)
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We offer fishing trips , to fish for marlin, sailfish, dorado... 2Nd small game fishing, we fish for dorado,tuna,jurel,bonito...After we take you to snorkel and lunch at ixtapa island... 3Rd fly fishing , for sailfish ,marlin ,roosterfish share...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta 40880, Mexico
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+52 755 124 2187
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's tough to write this review as our fishing guide was a great guy who worked hard for us and my husband caught a nice sailfish at 9:00 am. However, we booked through Ben because although he cost a little more than our hotel, he...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Catherinemmm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dec 29 2018 we set out from the Azul Ixtatpa Grand and caught a bus to Zihuatanjo. We had really wanted to snorkel at Playa Manzanillo, but we could not get any help from Sunwing or the resort except an offer of a $250 USD...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank microfiche1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just got home from Ixtapa. While there we did 2 fishing trips through Big Ben, the first was small game with snorkelling and then we went to Las Gatas beach and had our fish cooked. Everything was smooth UNRUSHED and worked out perfect, we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jessica d
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Met Big Ben on the beach, offered us 7 hours of fishing/snorkeling for $300 USD for 4 people (50% down). I thought this was a good price considering it would let us do two things we wanted to do all in one trip. Ben had...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank buffchard
mrfily, Gerente at Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Excelente...you can book with us direct to fish again with our crew...7551242187

Reviewed March 19, 2018

A buddy Bruce and I booked fishing trip with Mario on the beach by Holiday Inn resort (March 2018) Mario represented Big Ben and was very helpful explaining the trip. Bruce and I paid our deposit and waited to be picked up at 6:00 am....More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank TravelDoug2018
mrfily, Gerente at Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Good to hear that from our fleet....if you coming next year you can book ahead with us...on our website or 7551242187 Filiberto

Reviewed March 19, 2018

Booked 4 days with the Vamanos fleet, 2 days on a super panga and 2 days on the Orion. At the end of the first day on the panga the price was $200US more than quoted or the price on the website. I refused to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank Kay C
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Well there was 6 of us in total going fishing and it was 2000 pesos per couple for a total of 6000 pesos total. We were promised beer and snacks. He promised bud lite and corona lite and there was 60 beer on board for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Well I agreed to go fishing with Big Ben in February of 2018. I was approached on the beach to go fishing and agreed to go with another guy that was staying at the same resort as us. We each paid $150USD to go out...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank prairiegrown
Reviewed February 24, 2018

He took $100 for a deposit and asked repeatedly if we wanted beer on the boat. We said yes...he asked if we wanted Corona or Dos Equis and we said Corona. No beer on the boat and never saw him again to tell him. Captain...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lindsmor
mrfily, Propietario at Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Sorry to hear that señor...next time book with us direct at fishingixtapa.com ...we will make sure that you will have a great fishing day...and avoid all those problems...or call direct 7551242187

Reviewed February 22, 2018

The Captain and helpers Purposely injuried a sailfish we wanted to release since we understand the meat is poor and catch and release is important for these sport fish community. The boat Orión was set up to kill all fish even though we specifically said...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Will be the first weekend of may amigo...are you coming?we still have boats avaible...755 1242187...
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