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Fun fishing adventure

Last June I also used Marlin Fishing Cancun and had a mediocre experience with a 6 hour charter on... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2017
Bryan G
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Seattle, Washington
via mobile
6 hour fishing trip

The trip was great. Caught up to 8+ fish, nothing really big but it was fun. The deck hand was... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2017
David J S
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West Des Moines, Iowa
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Jun 26, 2017
“Fun fishing adventure”
Mar 26, 2017
“6 hour fishing trip”
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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Last June I also used Marlin Fishing Cancun and had a mediocre experience with a 6 hour charter on the 31' Bertram boat described in the review titled "Marlin fishing cancun nightmare". The boat and all gear were old and the crew seemed focused on...More

Thank Bryan G
Reviewed March 26, 2017

The trip was great. Caught up to 8+ fish, nothing really big but it was fun. The deck hand was fantastic. The boat was very noisy so I recommend you bring earplugs. My biggest complaint is that I paid $20.00 extra for a return trip...More

Thank David J S
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

This was a " real " trip bathroom had no seat , byob , beat up boat , however best FISHING trip in a long time . If your in it for the fish and love of fishing theses guys are good . Don't bring...More

2  Thank fred c
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Great fishing trip at a very competitive price! This was a party of three. Got a 50 in barracuda!!!! The captain, Hugo, was very knowledgeable and kind (I got a little sea-sick, so he took me to Isla Mujeres until the time was up to...More

Thank MihaelaSa
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I seldom post bad reviews, but this fishing company is very deceptive. The boat, a 31 "bertram" had to be jump started at the dock. The boat was 40 years old, and so were the motors. There was a manifold exhaust leak, diesel fumes consumed...More

Thank familytraveler341
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

The fishing trip with Marlin fishing was great. The captain and mates were very helpful and done a great job making sure my family had a good trip. Within the first 45 minutes after we started fishing we caught 4 good Mahi mahi. It was...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed June 28, 2016

We booked a 6 hour fishing trip for 8 people well in advance of our vacation. We all took anti-nausea medication before leaving for the day. As soon as we left the harbor area the waves got really, really horrible. The first mate even nearly...More

2  Thank 397angelal
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Captain and mates we very good. They were very knowledgable about where to find fish and how to catch them, however I was somewhat disappointed with the lack of hands on I was allowed, given I am an experienced off shore fisherman. We were allowed...More

Thank BertB5283
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I used the online reservations to request a fishing trip for my family. I received a prompt email response and confirmation using my room number and name at the Finest to reserve our spot, as requested. The day before our trip I was notified that...More

2  Thank ssss3333
Reviewed December 28, 2015

cancun marlin fishing great experience i do recommend this fishing company in cancun they are on top of things great fishing boats and service the fishing gear is in good conditions and staff in on top of everything see you next year guys

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