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Del Mar Charters

Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Always a highlight, not to be missed when visiting Penasco

We always have an amazing, chill, fun time on sails with Oscar, and today’s sail was no exception... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mangodance
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Tucson, AZ
via mobile
27th anniversary

We enjoyed,Capt Oscar and his first mate Paulette.sunset cruise drinks and sharing a birthday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Todd T
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Phoenix, Arizona
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“sunset cruise” (21 reviews)
“whale watching” (12 reviews)
“bird island” (16 reviews)
LOCATION
Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always have an amazing, chill, fun time on sails with Oscar, and today’s sail was no exception. Highly recommended for day trip, sunset sail, summer, winter, whenever. AND we saw a giant sea turtle today... so great! Oscar makes everyone feel comfortable and relaxed....More

Thank mangodance
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed,Capt Oscar and his first mate Paulette.sunset cruise drinks and sharing a birthday celebration beautiful weather and scenery.Sea lions and clear cool water.Very affordable friendly staff,would do again no Prblem

Thank Todd T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this before realizing we could have gone a discounted tour with Eco Tours through our resort. My mom & I had a great time, along with the other 5 passengers. While snorkeling, the Eco Tour arrived. I was glad we went with Captain...More

1  Thank Michela K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have always gone out on the wonderful catamaran for sunset sails...we now have had the pleasure of fishing on Del Mar Charters new fishing boat! Sunset sails with Oscar and fishing trips with Christopher = the most fun you can have in Rocky Point!...More

Thank Heidi K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We started the day with the captain telling us it was rough and showing us a video of the water to ensure that we still wanted to go out or wait until 11:00 for low tide. The 6 of us agreed to go out anyway....More

Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

We booked a fishing charter with Del Mar during a recent trip to Puerto Penasco. Very professional, very easy, and we caught a whole bunch of fish! Captain Christopher was very knowledgeable about the local waters, and we hit a couple of spots where it...More

Thank PHX100
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

We just went for the first time to Puerto Penasco. We had an amazing time. We chartered a boat, it was my friend and her kids as well as my son and myself. We were able to get the boat all to ourselves it was...More

1  Thank veronica8203
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

We booked the Bird Island tour and it was cancelled due to choppy water. The cancellation was done well by very good staff. We did the sunset cruise and it was very nice. The boat was a catamaran and captain Oscar is a great guy...More

Thank doktorzeus
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful trip! Swimming with the sea lions, beautiful scenery and weather. Plus, guide Christopher was the best! Highly recommend! Will definitely go back!

Thank Craig J
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Our first experience was with Paulette when making reservations. During the cruise I learned that she was relatively new to Del Mar Cruises. Her professionalism and efficiency during the reservation process and check-in had me believing she was a long time associate. Captain Oscar was,...More

1  Thank tvmt
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Rachelle V
June 15, 2018|
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Response from Rachelle V |
We’re looking into the day sailing trip and sunset sailing on the 14th of July it would be for 3 people. I’ve heard great things about Captain Oscar and if the schedule and budget permits we would like him to be the captain... More
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BluJai D
June 11, 2018|
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Response from DelMarCharters | Property representative |
Hi, we will need to know which excursion you are wanting to reserve, before we can check the schedules. We offer Day Sailing trips, Sunset Sailing cruises, Bird Island tours and Fishing. Let us know and we will check... More
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djones86
May 11, 2018|
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Response from DelMarCharters | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for checking in with us. Down here in Penasco, the fishing is mostly based on cost per boat and not per person. I've included some information on our fishing. Take a look and let me know if you have... More
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