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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Did the 3 hour bottom fishing trip trip on 7/31/18 with my wife and three children ages 8 and 6. Capt. Peter was very responsive to email questions I had about fishing with children and seeking calmer water for Aruba. Boat had plenty of room...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank patrickdowlingjr
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I fished on July 22,2018 by myself. Capt. Peter and Junior were on the boat. We fished the north side of the island. The capt. told me if the water gets to rough for me I will bring the boat more south where the Hotels...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tarpon89
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This was my second time in Aruba, and my third time booking a fishing trip through Captain Peter. We were there 4 years ago- Jr was our 1st mate, we caught some fish, and overall had a great time so we booked another day to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Peter M, Owner at Melina Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Sorry it took a while for my respond, but had to verify some things. Why you waited till you got home to call me names like jerk?? You could have told me right away at the dock! Why is it that some people's "balls" are...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

We had a great experience with Melina Charters on 7/02/18. We left the dock at 6am and got great pictures of the sun rising over Moomba Beach. We had really good luck all morning and came back with Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel and Barracuda. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We went out bottom fishing with light tackle on the Mr. Bonefish boat with Junior today. My 11 year old son caught 17 fish and I caught 3 and we had a great time and my son was so happy! Was nice being in calm...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LGWIV
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

My fishing experience was great. We went on Jan 12 6am. Rocky at the helm Junior on the deck. Guys were great and involved the whole time. We trolled which can get boring but when the fish hit the experience was great. Ended up catching...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Amanda T
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

To start with when Melina Charters has picked us up from the Riu, the man picked us up in a old rickety pickup truck that stuck of dog inside and had a dog In a cage in the pick bed. On the boat now it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank julien d
Peter M, Owner at Melina Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2018

Pfffff, there we go again! First of all, I have no idea what my dog has to do with this, and yes, my truck is not new but clean inside and my dog has never been in the truck. Next time U want to be...More

Reviewed December 20, 2017

We went out on Mr. Bonefish this morning with Captain Mario. He was cheerful and helpful to my boys (8 and 10). We moved to three locations. We only caught three fish (that we could keep). We kept catching the red fish with the big...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank katwar610
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Wasn’t the best time. Should spend 50 more dollars and go with fishingyacharuba.com located in same pier. Friends went with that boat and caught trophy fish 3 days in a row.More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Peter M, Owner at Melina Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

I don't know who you are, and what you've been catching , but if you would have spent 50 dollars more you could also have been back on the dock within a hour, seasick. He went to the rough side where we've been before with...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

We went out on mr bonefish bottom fishing with captan perry. What a great trip, Perry put us on the fish in many spots. Never did he let the bitting stop for more then ten minutes. We caught fish I had only seen in aquariums....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Peter M | Property representative |
Hi Bob, thanks for your mail. Sorry but I don't put party's together anymore, this due some bad experience in the past, almost had a fight in the boat once and the people blamed me for setting them up with a wrong party. If... More
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