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Olin Marler Fishing and Dolphin Cruises

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102 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-7391
+1 850-654-7113
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Olin Marler Charter Fishing and Dolphin Cruises is Destin's first established cruise service. We offer the best in Deep Sea Fishing and Dolphin Sightseeing cruises.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“dolphin cruise” (82 reviews)
“gulf breeze” (10 reviews)
“gentle winds” (9 reviews)
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102 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-7391
+1 850-654-7113

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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Had originally booked a 4 hour on 7/14 and was called a couple hours before and told that trip was cancelled for mechanical reasons. We chose to be placed in the 6 hour afternoon trip on 7/16. Problem 1 - I had three young children...More

1  Thank ToddBenson23
traveler4557, Manager at Olin Marler Fishing and Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2015

Hello, Thank you for the review and feedback. Please allow me a moment to address your concerns. 1-There are no rod holders on the boat other than the back of the boat. On larger party boats, it's not all that common to have rod holders....More

Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Booked online for Tuesday, company called to tell us they over booked. Reset for Thursday, moved to Friday due to weather. Finally went, good trip. Not a lot of fish but didn't get sick.More

Thank Pamela S
traveler4557, Manager at Olin Marler Fishing and Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2015

Hi Pamela, Thank you for the review and feedback. Give us another try next time when the weather cools down. With the weather being so hot, fishing is getting tougher since fish like colder deeper waters. We recommend 8-10 hours in the summer for optimal...More

Reviewed 14 July 2015

Was booked on a trip yesterday, arrived to go was informed by the office ladies that due to the death of the owner, that they had temps for Captains. My trip was cancelled because the Captain refused to run another trip. (got that piece of...More

1  Thank Leeann32541
Reviewed 14 July 2015

First I would like to thank the crew in helping my Mom in a wheelchair onto the boat, that was first class service! We saw a bunch of dolphins, which the kids loved! My only dislike is that I was charged the full price for...More

Thank skbrandenburg
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Took a 6 hr fishing trip on Gentle Winds with my boys. Not only did the Captian have a great sense of humor, he did a wonderful job with the boat. We ran into a good storm right off the bat. Remarkable how well he...More

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Best fishing trip ever! Crew was awesome and extremely helpful!! The only thing I would have changed was we only took the four hour trip and I wish we would have done a longer one. They cleaned the fish for us, and sent us home...More

1  Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Booked 1 month ahead for a 4hr fishing trip and when I called to confirm they had said they did nothave my resreservation. Apparently they moved us to the 2 o'clock trip and did not bother to call us to advise. On the day of...More

1  Thank milenav20
traveler4557, Manager at Olin Marler Fishing and Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2015

Thank you for the review and feedback. We are very sorry to hear this. This is unacceptable and we are making serious changes to our booking staff and procedures to prevent these issues in the future. We aim to reduce these issues greatly in the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2015

fireworks on Thursday nights on all cruises after dusk. we thought we booked a sunset cruise, but found out it was a fireworks cruise, super fun.

Thank Jennifer_Eason
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

We had a bad booking experience with a different charter and ended up on this one. Disappointed at first, but that faded quickly. Very knowledgeable group of people, entertaining but not obnoxious, and kept their word on dolphins. The water was extremely rough so we...More

Thank Lina K
Reviewed 27 May 2015

for the price they will get you out in the gulf and let you experience deep sea fishing.80 bucks for 6 hours. the day we were out we had 5 foot seas so it was really hard to fish. good crew , worked hard.

Thank sam l
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Regina S
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Response from Anna H | Reviewed this property |
No, the dolphin tour is just watching.
shaina l
22 November 2016|
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Response from wahigle1 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I have no idea but my guess is "no!"