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Captain Ricks Sport Fishing

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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
+52 888 449 3562

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our recent visit to the Riviera Maya my wife and I reserved the 4 hour trip with Captain Rick’s. The trip was excellent! Our captain was Danny and we ventured out to sea on the “Wild Bill” vessel. Although it’s considered the “off season”...More

Thank Jacob B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Rivera maya and wanted to go fishing so asked my TUI rep and they recommended Captain Ricks as they were fully insured and inspected by TUI. I booked on for the 14th of Sept for a 4 hour session. I went down...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not waste your time or money here. The crew is less than friendly, boats are small and over crowded and are not equipped with depth finders so the fishing was terrible. Cost was pretty competitive with most Deep Sea, but do not waste your...More

2  Thank courtneycurtis75
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I do not understand this review. You signed up for a shared trip that takes up to six people on a 31' boat. What you got was only five people on the boat and moved up to a 38' boat that will hold up to...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

About 6 of us decided to try our hand offshore fishing. We are no strangers to it being from Southwest Louisiana. However, we have to travel about 200 miles out to nice water to catch bill fish. So we gave it a try knowing they...More

Thank YoBob536
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The uncertainty from the staff that you talk about is the fact that you got here early and wanted to go out right away before the scheduled time and the boat was still getting ready. You are correct that we fish close to shore. But,...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We took our four year old son fishing for the first time & we had a blast! We went out on The Puffin with Capt Lala & First Mate Rocky. They were wonderful & we couldn't have asked for a better day. We landed two...More

Thank cebarker81
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We love it when we can help make family memories

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Myself & my two sons booked a 4hr trip with Captain ricks, we had the "Big fish" boat & crew . we opted for a 2hr "Trolling " & 2hr "Reef" sessions ., which was no problem with the Capt & crew. The boat was...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I simply cannot say enough about my experience with Captain Rick's! I booked a private charter for my husband's surprise 30th birthday trip to Mexico. We live in FL so he's an avid fisherman and I knew he would absolutely love it. I was right!...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We had a group of 4 people and booked a 6 hour trip on the My Obsession. Capt. Roberto and 1st mate Francisco did an outstanding job of putting us on the fish. We caught and released 4 sailfish, 2nd and 3rd were doubled up,...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 12 August 2017 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
Glenna U, Manager at Captain Ricks Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

You had a good crew with Danny and Frank. They like to fish and find good ones on a slow day. Thanks for sending in a review.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

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 11 August 2017

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.

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