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Bud n' Mary's Sportfishing Marina

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79851 Overseas Hwy, Oceanside, Islamorada, FL 33036-3812
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Awesome experience. Did both offshore with capt charlie and first mate Cole and back country with... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Prayinfaith
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Stayed in the penthouse suite overlooking the marina. Beautiful view, comfortable and well... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Richard B
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Bud n' Mary's Fishing Marina is a historic fishing marina located in Islamorada, FL, the sportfishing capital of the world! We offer offshore, inshore, and party boat fishing. We also have boat rentals, lodging, diving, snorkeling, and a deli on...more
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79851 Overseas Hwy, Oceanside, Islamorada, FL 33036-3812
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience. Did both offshore with capt charlie and first mate Cole and back country with ted wilson. Caught 4 species of shark. The largest was 200 lb lemon shark. Caught 86 inch 55 lbs sailfish,4 king mackerel, 2 barracudas, 2 snook, black drummond, catfish,...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Stayed in the penthouse suite overlooking the marina. Beautiful view, comfortable and well equipped for preparing your catch of the day if you want to avoid the expense of dining out. Had a great time fishing with Captain Bill Bassett two days. He put me...More

1  Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Nice people, knowledgeable captains, great boats...and lots of fish in the waters around Islamorada. I had a great time. My highest recommendation. PS- Don't miss the tarpon that hang around the boats in the boat lift area. It'll make you want to come back, for...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the Lucky Lady house boat right on the water it was pretty cool to sit in your living room and the ocean is a few feet from the couch. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. We purchased a...More

Thank Lynn P
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Was very skeptical of spending so much money on a half day of fishing. I wanted to go Bonefishing which I knew was hardly a guaranteed catch. Bonefish are extremely elusive and not easy to find. Walked into the office to ask about it, “We...More

Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Great fishing for a day on the water with the "Miss Islamorada" ...great Captain and excellent mates....very attentive....wish the day was longer....

Thank ANDRE G
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic. 4 tarpon bites, two catches, multiple snapper, Spanish and king mackerel, lots of fun shark—spinner, black tip, hammerhead. Best part is bill—experiences knowledgeable captain, superb attitude and sense of humor. Perfect father son trip for sons 30th birthday. Don’t miss it!!!

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Rooms were clean and well kept. Nick (Older guy that checked us in) was great! Very nice and funny. Took us to our room and answered any questions we had. Caught fish and took it over to the restaurant next door. Fantastic. The rest of...More

Thank SSC5
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This review and rating are NOT for Bud and Mary's. We stayed at the Beach House and had a great time and did off shore fishing with Buzz-On and Predator and had a blast with Capt's Aaron and Augie and their crews. This review/rating IS...More

1  Thank jim_metcalf430
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Just came back from an outstanding trip with Capt. Max Gaspeny out of Bud and Mary's. Was a little apprehensive as he recently bought the business from a wonderful guide who has recently retired. Thought we would give it a go even though it was...More

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cklmo
7 January 2015|
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Response from budnmarys | Property representative |
You can call our office at 305-664-2461 and we can put your name down on our split list. We don't set them up all the time, but occasionally it works out. We can also give you a couple captains names who work a little more... More
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