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Captain Ricks Sport Fishing

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Calle Chetumal Km. 269.5, Playa del Carmen 77714, Mexico
+52 888 449 3562
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Sport-fishing Private Charter in the Riviera Maya
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Calle Chetumal Km. 269.5, Playa del Carmen 77714, Mexico

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been using Captain Ricks since my wife and I started coming to Mexico years ago. I booked a morning charter on the Intimidator for Nov 28. This was the first time I had to use the shuttle service as we usually stay in...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This November myself and 5 friends planned a fishing trip with Captains Ricks and had a great experience. Staff were all friendly and helpful, the boats are clean and large. They supply pop and water and you can bring your own beer and snacks on...More

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Thank jlrvacationer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great day on the water. We caught some great fish with the Red Snapper on the top of the list. It was a great crew between our Captain and Shrek. They found the fish and we caught them. Perfect day and would do it...More

Thank Scottloves2golf
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Thank Bob M
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

During our recent visit to the Riviera Maya my wife and I reserved the 4 hour trip with Captain Rick’s. The trip was excellent! Our captain was Danny and we ventured out to sea on the “Wild Bill” vessel. Although it’s considered the “off season”...More

Thank Jacob B
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

I was in Rivera maya and wanted to go fishing so asked my TUI rep and they recommended Captain Ricks as they were fully insured and inspected by TUI. I booked on for the 14th of Sept for a 4 hour session. I went down...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Do not waste your time or money here. The crew is less than friendly, boats are small and over crowded and are not equipped with depth finders so the fishing was terrible. Cost was pretty competitive with most Deep Sea, but do not waste your...More

2  Thank courtneycurtis75
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

I do not understand this review. You signed up for a shared trip that takes up to six people on a 31' boat. What you got was only five people on the boat and moved up to a 38' boat that will hold up to...More

Reviewed September 12, 2017

About 6 of us decided to try our hand offshore fishing. We are no strangers to it being from Southwest Louisiana. However, we have to travel about 200 miles out to nice water to catch bill fish. So we gave it a try knowing they...More

Thank YoBob536
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

The uncertainty from the staff that you talk about is the fact that you got here early and wanted to go out right away before the scheduled time and the boat was still getting ready. You are correct that we fish close to shore. But,...More

Reviewed September 12, 2017

We took our four year old son fishing for the first time & we had a blast! We went out on The Puffin with Capt Lala & First Mate Rocky. They were wonderful & we couldn't have asked for a better day. We landed two...More

Thank cebarker81
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

We love it when we can help make family memories

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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Big Fish their biggest boat