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Fishing with Ivan

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Open today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great day, great communication, HIGHLY recommend!

From the beginning to the end, this was a great experience. My husband, son and daughter went out... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hopkinton, MA

I had emailed Vivian to get information about this trip and right from the get go she was utterly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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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...more
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Reviewed yesterday

From the beginning to the end, this was a great experience. My husband, son and daughter went out with Ivan's crew. We worked with Vivian to book the trip. She was very responsive to our questions and very clear in her email communications about how...More

Thank hopkinton
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had emailed Vivian to get information about this trip and right from the get go she was utterly amazing!!! She answered all my questions quickly. What started out as adventure for just me and my boyfriend and daughter quickly escalated to having 3 more...More

Thank starfire13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I do sport fishing a lot. We really hoped to get some Marlin or Sailfish. We were a little bit irritated that the trip was actually without Ivan. The stuff was very friendly and they really tried hard to give us a...More

Thank Jenny N
Reviewed 1 week ago

very good rates, extremely friendly staff. Extremely accommodating. Did not catch any fish, but enjoyed ourselves.

Thank mikebT595SN
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our 10 and 13 year old boys, caught barracuda and then got to sit on the beach while the restaurant cooked our catch for us! It was a great way to spend the day. The location was easy to find and they did a...More

Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went fishing while in Playa for our honeymoon , and we could not have been happier with our fishing trip . Within about 30 minutes of trolling we caught our first barracuda . We then caught two more barracuda, and a...More

Thank JustinandCasey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great time with Chino and Martin. We came right after the tropical storm came through and the water was full of seaweed. They worked so hard to keep us clean, the lines clean, and the fish on! We caught 3 3-4ft...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, I read all the reviews before I booked ****the water outside Playa del Carmen is super choppy so make sure that you come prepared with motion sickness meds! Review: Single dad off to Mexico for vacation with my 10 year old boy. We...More

Thank Gnocchi_Dinner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great time from beginning to end. Always smooth! Vivian will get you all set up without any problems. She keeps you informed and bookings run smooth. After confirming/booking she will send you information about every detail you would want to know. You'll be hard pressed...More

Thank Michael Shane C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time!! Setting the trip up with Vivian was easy and our guides Daniel and Miguel were great!! These guys know what they’re doing! We caught barracuda, Mahi Mahi and wahoo! Snorkeling was great as well! We saw sea turtles and sting...More

Thank Chris H
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Paul B
July 4, 2018|
Response from vivimex | Property representative |
For faster communication in general, please contact us directly. Contact info for attractions is no longer listed by TA on the main page of the business, but can now be found on top of any review. Just click on a review and... More
May 10, 2018|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
Contact info for businesses is no longer listed on TripAdvisor. We are neither allowed to post our web site here, so just use Google and search for Fishing with Ivan, Playa del Carmen. You will find our web site on the first... More