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Address: Beach on 14th Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: 011-52-1984-137-6397
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Captain Ivan is your #1 choice in Playa del Carmen for customized fishing...

Captain Ivan is your #1 choice in Playa del Carmen for customized fishing charters. Away from the crowds, owner Captain Ivan offers outstanding service and excellent fishing. State of the art equipment and a brand new boat with toilet offer al the comfort you need.

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The fish weren't biting much, but we didn't care! BOOK THEM!!! They made sure we were comfortable with the rough seas and offered a full refund of our deposit prior to stepping... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Calza
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Dallas, Texas

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Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The fish weren't biting much, but we didn't care! BOOK THEM!!! They made sure we were comfortable with the rough seas and offered a full refund of our deposit prior to stepping on the boat due to the waves. They were good to go but wanted to ensure that we understood what a bumpy ride we'd have on the way... More 

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Quesnel, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome, my girls and I had such a great time!!!! We caught three huge fish and swam and fed two sting rays. They were amazing would highly recommend Ivan and his two helpers!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to Pepé & Chino for making it such a great experience. We want to come back on Wednesday & try our luck again!! Vivian, would that be possible?!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of work friends made a trip to Playa Del Carmen and all I wanted to do was catch an Amberjack and show my friends an amazing time on the water. (They had no idea what to expect) We did both!! Chino and Pepe were great 👍These girls had a blast and I caught my Amberjack 😎 What an... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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122 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always wanted to try deep sea fishing and when we booked our beach vacation this year, I thought this might be my chance. Sure enough, looking on TripAdvisor, Fishing with Ivan was listed at the top so I took the plunge and made a reservation. I was a little nervous that with thunderstorms potentially in the forecast that... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole process from booking, to boarding, to fishing and to snorkeling was absolutely painless and enjoyable. Ivan and his crew made sure to be very personable and friendly as well as informative throughout the whole process. They discussed various types of lures/bait and were active in switching things up if nothing was biting. We ended up catching a few... More 

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We booked a four-hour fishing and snorkeling excursion with Fishing with Ivan based on the reviews here at Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. Our crew consisted of Eddie and Tony, who were great. It took awhile to catch something but when we finally did, they were pretty good catches - two 15+ pound barracudas. The snorkeling reef they took... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

We had the pleasure of going out on the water with Chino and Pepe. These two guys were great and worked very well together. We caught a few barracuda's and one big mahi-mahi. When we got back to shore they fileted the fish and we had it cooked at the restaurant on the beach. It was great the restaurant did... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

First deep sea fishing trip & it was awesome. Our tour guides - Eddie & Tony were very nice & a lot of fun. We did the 4 hour deep sea fishing & snorkelling which was awesome! We were lucky enough to catch 2 barracudas and a mackerel, which we later enjoyed in a delicious 4 course meal. Would definitely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I with our 8 year old daughter booked a 4 hour trip with Ivans. Booked our holiday through Thomsons who recommend another company but the reviews weren't as good as Ivans. Glad we read trip advisor 1st as we weren't disappointed. Ivan's crew were great with our daughter and tried hard to ensure we all managed to... More 

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