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Fishing with Ivan

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Beach on 14th Street | With Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
011-52-1984-137-6397
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Fishing with Ivan in July 2018

It was my very first experience of the fishing... and it was a great one, to say the least... read more

Reviewed today
Victor V
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Thank you to Chino and Eddie for a fun time on the water. If you enjoy fishing in a lake or the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ngkrupa
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Captain Ivan is your #1 choice in Playa del Carmen for customized fishing charters. Away from the crowds, owner Captain Ivan offers outstanding service and excellent fishing. State of the art equipment and a brand new boat with toilet offer al the comfort you need.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Beach on 14th Street | With Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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011-52-1984-137-6397
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Reviewed today

It was my very first experience of the fishing... and it was a great one, to say the least. Starting with support of Vivian to organize and book the trip, and continuing with the help of the captain Jesus... What a day it was... I...More

Thank Victor V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to Chino and Eddie for a fun time on the water. If you enjoy fishing in a lake or the ocean this group is great. If you are not familiar with fishing in Playa, Vivian will walk make you feel like you are...More

Thank ngkrupa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment I reached out to Vivian to book I knew this would be a great experience. She handled every detail and made the process so smooth. The directions were perfect and my captain was waiting right where I had been told when we...More

Thank JPLeslie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hello, We had another return trip on 7/18/2018. We had a great time, it was an enjoyable trip. We caught 2 barracuda (same fish and number we caught last time). This time we also did the snorkeling and we had a great time at the...More

Thank CRLJMOYER
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a 6 hour fishing trip while we were staying at the Riviera Maya. Everything was easy to book and explained. The directions from our hotel to the boat was emailed to me, in both English and Spanish so all I had to do...More

Thank Harry J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this fishing charter because it was highly rated AND very close to our resort, the royal. I have to admit, at first I was not feeling it. We had a 4 hour time slot, and we started off SLOW! we did have 1...More

Thank Frank C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the beginning to the end, this was a great experience. My husband, son and daughter went out with Ivan's crew. We worked with Vivian to book the trip. She was very responsive to our questions and very clear in her email communications about how...More

Thank hopkinton
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had emailed Vivian to get information about this trip and right from the get go she was utterly amazing!!! She answered all my questions quickly. What started out as adventure for just me and my boyfriend and daughter quickly escalated to having 3 more...More

Thank starfire13
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I do sport fishing a lot. We really hoped to get some Marlin or Sailfish. We were a little bit irritated that the trip was actually without Ivan. The stuff was very friendly and they really tried hard to give us a...More

Thank Jenny N
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

very good rates, extremely friendly staff. Extremely accommodating. Did not catch any fish, but enjoyed ourselves.

Thank mikebT595SN
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Paul B
4 July 2018|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
For faster communication in general, please contact us directly. Contact info for attractions is no longer listed by TA on the main page of the business, but can now be found on top of any review. Just click on a review and... More
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burdenjnnifer
11 May 2018|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
Contact info for businesses is no longer listed on TripAdvisor. We are neither allowed to post our web site here, so just use Google and search for Fishing with Ivan, Playa del Carmen. You will find our web site on the first... More
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Angel J
2 May 2018|
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Response from Craig W | Reviewed this property |
my wife and i had a boat to ourselves. price for the boat was approx £250 ($340?). more people on the boat obviously less expensive
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