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Captain Ricks Sport Fishing

#64 of 242 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Playa del Carmen Features Animals
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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+52 888 449 3562

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went deep sea fishing today on a boat called Wild Bill captained by Danny an his 1st mate Frank they were brilliant. 1st time I've caught a mahi mahi. We had some good music played too...the fish were a bit quiet today so we...More

Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a 6 hour trip on the Obsession for my family of 4 and it was awesome. Captain worked hard to put us on fish with a combo of trolling and bottom fishing. Deck hand was awesome as well. Not only do I recommend...More

Thank Mark D
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to seeing you again next year. The captain on your boat is a great guy for finding the fish and the mate loves to work with our guests.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chartered the Big Fish for our family and spent the day trolling and also snorkeling. We caught 12 fish in total and kept 9 of them. The crew was fantastic and were very helpful in answering our questions. They fillet two of the El...More

Thank Paul W
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fish always taste better when you catch it! Glad it was one of your best meals in Mexico. We hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the 3/4 day fishing on Big Fish. Crew was good, we did catch fish but the boat was is much need of repairs. First was told the "AC works some", well as long as it's plugged into electric it does. Generator hasn't worked in...More

Thank billrthomas
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

There is no excuse for that boat on the day you went fishing. I just had the crew in my office. And everything will be corrected before that boat goes out again. The regular captain has been off for a few days and they did...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with another family on a fishing trip through Captain Ricks charter! 7 in total 3 teenagers and 4 adults! Only 2 of the group are keen fishermen! The day was very hot and the fishing was pretty poor so the crew took us...More

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Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I hope you saw some turtles and the rays when you snorkeled. And for the keen fishermen, great that you also caught some fish.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The captain, first mate and 2nd mate were awesome! Had a great time, everyone caught a fish Thank you again !

Thank DKline613
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The crew on the Puffin makes us look good. They are hard working and friendly. Thanks for taking time to acknowledge them.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Nervous honeymooners thought we had accidentally signed ourselves up for a fishing trip with only knowledgable fishermen and women and would be in the way and not manage to do anything, After asking everyone in the 30 strong group at the beginning safety and disclaimer...More

Thank Ryan C
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Congratulations on your recent marriage. Glad we got you "hooked" on deep sea fishing.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Brilliant day out, helped a disabled member of the group on and off the boat, caught 2 sail fish, barracuda and tuna. Brilliant days fishing

Thank Chris S
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for helping out your fellow angler. Congratulations on the sailfish and I hope you got to eat some of that tuna.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have a fishing trip to Puerto Aventuras each year to bring several Purple Heart recipients as part of our giving back program. Glenna & Bob, owners of Capt. Rick's, went our their way to ensure our group and our veterans were well taken care...More

Thank Don4700
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your tournament is the highlight of our tournament season. We love seeing you back each year and are honored that we can meet all of these Purple Heart heroes.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Fishing was great this trip, little choppy the 1st day much better the 2nd. Took home the trophy. The captain and Mates were top notch. Thanks Captain Ricks

Thank twinsbeach
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

If remember correctly you fished one day with your spouse and one day alone. I think she came the choppy day. Glad you got the trophy fish you were looking for.

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