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Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing

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801 Seabreeze Blvd, Bahia Mar Marina, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1629
+1 954-761-8202
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Another fantastic afternoon on the water

This is actually my second review of Marlin My Darlin and I am pleased to report that nothing has... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Peter L
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AWESOME PEOPLE. AWESOME PRICES ($145 shared charter). AWESOME EXPERIENCE.

Captain Tom and JJ were great and very informative nice people who know and are GOOD at what... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TianaMejia
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801 Seabreeze Blvd, Bahia Mar Marina, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1629
Downtown Fort Lauderdale
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is actually my second review of Marlin My Darlin and I am pleased to report that nothing has changed. These guys are still providing a phenomenal experience out on the water. Just went out on Saturday and in the course of four hours we...More

Thank Peter L
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marlinmydarlinrick, Manager at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for remembering us and joining us here again on the Marlin My Darlin after all those years have passed. A very large percentage of anglers who fish with us here like yourself are return customers. Of course pleased with your comments about our operation...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Tom and JJ were great and very informative nice people who know and are GOOD at what they’re doing. They WILL get you some fish definitely will be coming back and recommending to others! They kept the Benita fish but we took home some...More

Thank TianaMejia
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

And we too look forward to fishing with you and having you aboard with us again on the Marlin My Darlin .We all very much appreciate positive comments and observations such as yours. Have a good summer, and again thanks for sharing your experiences with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth your money and time... capt. Tom and JJ were awesome people. The vibes on the boat were amazing and these men put you on some fish!More

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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ricardo for this 5 star review. I'll pass it on to the boys. All of us here on the Marlin My Darlin truly love what we do. Here's to more good vibe days to you and us as well. Take care and here's...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We scheduled a full day fishing trip following a caribbean cruise. We have been on several deep sea fishing trips and this one did not disappoint. Captain Tommy and First Mate JJ were very professional, informative and made the trip a lot of fun! We...More

Thank Karen K
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review of our boat and also a special thanks for mentioning Captain Tommy and 1 st Mate JJ's efforts to put a bend in those rods. They are of course a big part of the total parts ( so to speak,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a truly enjoyed fishing with Capt Matt and JJ. They are a class act and made us feel welcome the moment we stepped on the boat. We were able to catch some fish which was great but the conversation and...More

Thank CJ M
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A special thanks to you and your wife for choosing the Marlin my Darlin for your charter. We of course very much appreciate that and your review as well. Take are, be safe, and we look forward to your next fishing trip with us.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast going on the half day deep sea charter with this crew. They were awesome and put us on some fish. Caught tuna, king, and bonitos (for fun). Even went to coconuts close by to eat some of the fresh fish. Can’t wait...More

Thank Norm_33
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Norm Happy 4th of July and thanks for the great review of my crew. Just sent another group over to the restaurant yesterday afternoon. It can't be any fresher than right off the boat. Rick

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Had a excellent day fishing, caught two kings right off the bat, went to a buoy and caught some bait fish, baited up for some bottom fishing and caught a 50 pound amberjack, then put the outriggers out and started fishing for Mahi-mahi and caught...More

Thank Eddie B
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for the strong review Ed. I've spoken to Captain Matt and 1st mate JJ about your review and they say thanks as well. Enjoyed their time with you too. Good luck on your Elk hunt and we'll see you next trip down. Rick

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We went for a 1/2 day fishing trip with family this morning. From start to finish, Captain Rick and Matt were helpful, professional, and very knowledgeable about the fish in the area. We caught 11 fish within the first hour! By the time we headed...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Our original charter had to cancel on us so i was able to contact Captain Rick and he was able to work us in on short notice which made our 13 year old son very happy since this was his adventure he wanted to do....More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Best Charter in Fort Lauderdale, Captain Rick and Captain Matt make it a great experience. Professional operation, clean very organized vessel. If your looking for your first charter experience and not sure which one to choose, look no further Marlin My Darlin is the way...More

Thank Anthony V
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marlinmydarlinrick, Owner at Marlin My Darlin/ All- Inclusive Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thank You Anthony for the review here on TripAdvisor. All of us here @ Marlin My Darlin very much appreciate your statements and look forward to seeing you aboard and fishing with us in the future. Captains Rick and Matt

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beachbaby19977
14 August 2017|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
Try the boats webpage with the rates, these are the rates whether one person goes or 6 people go.. all-inclusivesportfishing is the web page you should search for If you catch fish that are edible, they'll filet them for... More
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mot333
20 March 2016|
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Response from marlinmydarlinrick | Property representative |
A half day is priced @ $145 per person and a "rider" as your wife would be is $75. Or you could pay $150 each and she could still only ride if she preferred, but you would have double the fish as what would be hers will be... More
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Good afternoon,, Bottled water is provided and will be on ice. Please feel free to bring whatever you wish. Alcohol is OK if you wish and there are a fridge and microwave in the galley. Bring only for yourselves as the crew... More
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