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Makaira Resort Fishing

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| Makaira Resort Taveuni, Matei, Taveuni Island, Fiji
+679 888 0680
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Fisherman's paradise!

Captain John Llanes is a blast to fish with! He knows the waters surrounding Taveuni, and he will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
celesteonmaui
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Kula, Hawaii
First time lady angler

My girlfriend was hesitant about fishing until i talked her into a try it moment finally was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mauiatlast
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Kihei, Hawaii
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| Makaira Resort Taveuni, Matei, Taveuni Island, Fiji
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain John Llanes is a blast to fish with! He knows the waters surrounding Taveuni, and he will keep you laughing all day long even if the fish are not biting. He has the knowledge, equipment and expertise to catch all varieties of pelagic fish....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend was hesitant about fishing until i talked her into a try it moment finally was excepted by her. After one Wahoo, she is the first to say...” can we go fishing with captain John again”!

Thank mauiatlast
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have been to Makaira 3 times and they always catch those big ones! The yellow fin tuna are delicious and John will cook one up for you.

Thank Appy1
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

John has a spacious fishing boat. Large enough for five fisherman. You can’t guarantee that you catch a fish ( that’s why it’s not call catching!) but John knows the water as well as anyone I have ever seen. Customer care is a hallmark of...More

Thank ILuv2Dive
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We have fished with John many times over the years there have been 4 different boats and many laughs. It does not matter if you are a salty dog with years of fishing experience or a novice Capt. John will make sure you are comfortable....More

Thank Tara-iti
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

John and Roberta were fantastic hosts throughout the whole booking and charter process. My wife and I fished aboard the purpose built 'Sea Dancer' for the third time in as many years and with Johns help, both managed to catch our personal bests on Giant...More

Thank Kirstyn N Chris B
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I'm from Hawaii and I've been told that fishing at Makaira is similar to how fishing in Hawaii was 50 years ago. That statement held true. Fishing on the SeaDancer with Cpt. John was awesome, and we got to eat some of the good things...More

Thank Keith K
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Had a great day fishing with John and his crew. Caught plenty tuna. They were well organised and very knowledgeable of the best fishing spots.

Thank Helene B
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

..I was lucky enough recently to go out twice with John on 'Seadancer'.I have deep sea fished passionately over the last 2 decades and it was a pleasure to go out with John and wireman James!...it is very obvious that John is a passionate professional....More

Thank Jeff G
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Captain John and his able assistant James gave us a great day out fishing. We caught two yellow fin tuna and a skip jack and had fun chasing the marlin that John was sure was waiting for us out there somewhere. John's enthusiasm for the...More

Thank Familyof4Darwin
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