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Bud n' Mary's Sportfishing Marina

#19 of 147 Tours in Islamorada
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Address: 79851 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3812
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Bud n' Mary's Fishing Marina is a historic fishing marina located in...

Bud n' Mary's Fishing Marina is a historic fishing marina located in Islamorada, FL, the sportfishing capital of the world! We offer offshore, inshore, and party boat fishing. We also have boat rentals, lodging, diving, snorkeling, and a deli on site! Come see why Bud n' Mary's has been a florida keys fishing tradition since 1944!

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Beautiful Backwater Adventure

My friend and I decided to make the trip down for the day to Bud n Mary's not knowing what to expect (we were basically shut out on our last backwater trip out of Key West). We... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friend and I decided to make the trip down for the day to Bud n Mary's not knowing what to expect (we were basically shut out on our last backwater trip out of Key West). We went out with Captain Rick on his surprisingly comfortable and dry boat (his boat even has some chairs up front making the hour... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I fished 2 days offshore with Captain Paul and mate Jimmy aboard the Relentless. What a great time both days catching 6 sails, dolphin, kingfish, Cobia and yellowtails !!!!!! Thanks to Captain and mate, both made are trip one to remember. Class act !!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the Lucky Lady houseboat and loved it! It was definitely a unique experience and fairly rustic, but we enjoyed it. If you want a standard hotel this place is not for you. Bud n Mary's is a world class fishing marina, (so it is pretty fishy smelling) with huge carp swimming in the marina, manatees and we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I stayed at Bud n Mary's over the holiday break. My 10 yr old son and I made arrangements to fish with Captain Rick Stanczyk.... By far this was the BEST charter that I have EVER been on. We had 20 Jacks, 10 Mackerel, and 2 huge cobias by 10:30 am! Our arms and hands were tired... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful boutique, TREMENDOUS staff, near the must visit Acquarium and great restaurants--plus a wood burning fireplace, which is perfect when you pause for a stay in the well appointed rooms. Breakfast is delivered to your room each morning--a very nice touch. I hesitate to tell others where to stay--but I highly recommend the Spindrift.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jim is hands down a professional. My Dad and fished with him last year in the Everglades and I also did a half day bone fishing. We just got back a couple weeks ago from two full days with Jim. We fished reds and snook in the Everglades and sharks another. His passion for fishing and the keys is very... More 

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Placida, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

I am an Experience Licensed USCG Captain. Having Mastered many Large Sport Fishing Yachts and sailing vessels. Sailing those vessels throughout the Caribbean and Latin America as well as the North East. I have also fished for everything within those waters successfully over my many years. I have heard many good things about Bud and Mary's Marina staff and the... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

My son in law and I went out with Capt. Rick Stancyzk mid October and had a great time. Rick worked hard to show us a good time even in strong winds he found fish. We landed two nice Tarpon and lost a couple more. Also picked up some nice Black tip sharks and a big Shook. Thanks Rick for... More 

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

My 14 year old son and I went on a fishing trip to the backcountry with Capt. Rick Stancyzk on Oct. 16th. Couldn't have had more fun! We hooked five tarpon, landed three including two 80lb. fish, plus several sharks, snook, a redfish, and several other species. Rick is professional, knowledgeable, and very patient. We will definitely be coming back.... More 

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Let me start off by saying I'm an inshore/offshore captain out of Cape Canaveral. I know when mother nature makes being a guide tough. Often you won't ever get what you ask for and its up to the Skippy to make your trip great at that point. Opting out of the offshore fishing because we catch the same stuff up... More 

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