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Fish Taupo

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| Berth 1 Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo 3300, New Zealand
+64 800 347 482
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Gorgeous day and lots of fish!

Fishing with Marty was one of the highlights of our trip to New Zealand. Not only was it an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
acorreia984
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Orlando, FL
Marty the trout whisperer

My wife and I had a fantastic few hours on Lake Taupo with Marty. Within 1/2 hour we had landed a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
artofchemistry
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Sydney, Australia
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STRATUS,a Rayglass 850 designed for fishing & cruising on Lake Taupo in comfort in all weather conditions.Free light refreshments,BYO other stuff! From $110 per hour for the boat & quality gear (not per person). Go with the local professional who owns the boat and has your interest at heart. Phone or email Marty today.
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“clean boat” (3 reviews)
“local butcher” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Berth 1 Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo 3300, New Zealand
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+64 800 347 482
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fishing with Marty was one of the highlights of our trip to New Zealand. Not only was it an absolutely gorgeous day out but we caught nine trout! And Marty makes it look effortless. Marty provided us with details on how to go to the...More

Thank acorreia984
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Marty S, Owner at Fish Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fantastic you enjoyed your trip and got to taste some our famous trout. Cheers

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a fantastic few hours on Lake Taupo with Marty. Within 1/2 hour we had landed a decent trout, and with a few adjustments to the lure depth, Marty had us pull another 5 in within an hour! Marty is a...More

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Marty S, Owner at Fish Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words. Hope you shared those smoked trout!

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

I can highly recommend this trip. We booked a 3 hour trip with two kids and had a great time. Caught five nice trouts (yum). The weather was a bit cold but the boat had enough shelter to enjoy the trip. Thanks a lot.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend FishTaupo. Captain Marty put us on the fish quickly and answered every question we had. I emailed Marty 2 days prior and had a booking set up in no time. This is a very relaxed experience and perfect for a couple on...More

Thank christalg52
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

This was the highlight of my entire trip to NZ, and it was 100% worth it. The wife promised fishing on our trip and I couldn't wait to arrive in Taupo. Went out with Marty for just 3 hours of fishing and had a fantastic...More

Thank niklew2
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We agree Marty was stunning. Three hours is a good minimum. The boat was clean and well equipped. We felt it was worth paying the 110 dollars per hour for the boat..Martys skill and all the gear. 8 beautiful trout between the two of us....More

Thank Tracy H
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Brother in law from the UK was desparate to catch a trout. Thought it best to hire a skipper. Certainly caught the best when we booked Marty. Jaw dropped when he put back the first - clearly big enough to keep. "Too thin!" Nine fat...More

Thank david h
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Marty S, Owner at Fish Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Cheers David. Marty

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great day out. The boat is very comfortable and the skipper was friendly and extremely knowledgeable My husband and I each caught 3 keepers about 22 to 24 inches long. We also hooked a couple of fish that needed to be released...More

Thank pasweet
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Marty S, Owner at Fish Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for the kind words.It is always fun to showcase our fabulous lake and for you to enjoy the taste of our wonderful trout!

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time on the lake. Lots of trout, laughter and fishing tales to add to the legend that is Marty. If you only do one thing in Taupo, make it this. Very many thanks Marty we have put it back on the...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

There are no guarantees in fishing but this is as close as it gets! Had a hook up in the first 30 seconds and finished with 5 keepers. Threw a few undersized and skinny ones back. Weather wasn’t great but boat is fully covered from...More

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Marty S, Owner at Fish Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thanks Troy and Carly for the review. Trust you enjoyed the trout and showed off to your mates. What a great way to spend a wet day in Taupo.

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