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Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters

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Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Great day for a good price

Met Big Ben on the beach, offered us 7 hours of fishing/snorkeling for $300 USD for 4 people (50... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
buffchard
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uzwil
Big Ben Fishing Charters - Ixtapa. March 2018

A buddy Bruce and I booked fishing trip with Mario on the beach by Holiday Inn resort (March 2018... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
TravelDoug2018
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Ixtapa Fishing Charters offers you family fishing trips. DEEP SEA , inshore , fly fishing, Kite fishing, Botton fishing, river and lagoon fishing... Share fishing charters it's all Monday, Wednesday-Friday...all our trips we include transportation ,bait, gear, lunch bag, waters, fishing licence... We also have a family tour. We take you fishing for 3hrs, and a big chance to see whales, Dolphins, sea turtles, we will stop at Manzanillo beach to snorkel and admire coral,colorful fishes, and lunch at Las Gatas beach... don't miss it...book here...
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Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Met Big Ben on the beach, offered us 7 hours of fishing/snorkeling for $300 USD for 4 people (50% down). I thought this was a good price considering it would let us do two things we wanted to do all in one trip. Ben had...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

A buddy Bruce and I booked fishing trip with Mario on the beach by Holiday Inn resort (March 2018) Mario represented Big Ben and was very helpful explaining the trip. Bruce and I paid our deposit and waited to be picked up at 6:00 am....More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Booked 4 days with the Vamanos fleet, 2 days on a super panga and 2 days on the Orion. At the end of the first day on the panga the price was $200US more than quoted or the price on the website. I refused to...More

Thank Kay C
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Well there was 6 of us in total going fishing and it was 2000 pesos per couple for a total of 6000 pesos total. We were promised beer and snacks. He promised bud lite and corona lite and there was 60 beer on board for...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Well I agreed to go fishing with Big Ben in February of 2018. I was approached on the beach to go fishing and agreed to go with another guy that was staying at the same resort as us. We each paid $150USD to go out...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

He took $100 for a deposit and asked repeatedly if we wanted beer on the boat. We said yes...he asked if we wanted Corona or Dos Equis and we said Corona. No beer on the boat and never saw him again to tell him. Captain...More

Thank lindsmor
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mrfily, Propietario at Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Sorry to hear that señor...next time book with us direct at fishingixtapa.com ...we will make sure that you will have a great fishing day...and avoid all those problems...or call direct 7551242187

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

The Captain and helpers Purposely injuried a sailfish we wanted to release since we understand the meat is poor and catch and release is important for these sport fish community. The boat Orión was set up to kill all fish even though we specifically said...More

Thank Mexicosusan
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This is my second time using the boat Yurany. The captains name is Santos Rey Soto. I never see anyone mentioning his name in trip advisor so I thought I would. He has definitely been under rated as he is by far one of the...More

Thank Roy S
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Was out again with Santos rey soto on the panga Yurany. This was my 4th trip with Santos and once again we had a great experience. My partner and I each caught a sailfish but I have also had good results fishing for tuna. He...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

First rate boats, Captains and crew. They picked us up at the resort and saw to our every need. Equipment was top notch and they knew where to take us to catch fish. Large game fish and small action they moved around to keep us...More

Thank Maggie S
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fily g, Propietario at Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thanks guys for choosing our services...see you next time. Remember May 4,5,6 we have the sailfish tournament.. Filiberto....

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oldmudlight
21 February 2018|
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Response from mrfily | Property representative |
Yes pay pal call me 7551242187
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Will be the first weekend of may amigo...are you coming?we still have boats avaible...755 1242187...
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