When you’re looking for a premium fishing charter and an opportunity to enjoy pristine waters and sandy beaches, there’s no place like Samaki Cancun Charters! Going on a trip with Captain Enrique Diaz is a true adventure that will enrich your vacation and your memories.

Unparalleled beauty and abundance of sea life around Cancun is the perfect angling playground for catching something that will earn you your bragging rights. Depending on how much time you want to spend on the water and what fish do you want to target, you can easily find a trip that will perfectly match your preferences.

Go out on a 4-hour trip and have fun reeling in anything from Bonito, Triggerfish, and Snapper to King Mackerel and Barracuda. If you’re in the mood for wrestle with deepwater royalty like Sailfish, Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Wahoo then book 8-hour or 12-hour trip, and get ready to snatch your new personal record.

For all your angling escapades, you’ll need a reliable and safe fishing platform, and Capt. Enrique’s 32’ Albemarle with twin 300 HP Caterpillar engines is just what the doctor ordered. She’s comfortable and spacious enough to take out up to 8 persons, which means your whole family or a party of friends will fit nicely.

‘Samaki’ also has a private toilet for that time of the day when you want to relax from reeling in fish in the sweltering sun. The vessel is equipped with top of the line fish finding electronics, and all the fishing gear including rods, reels, and terminal tackle will wait for you on board.

If you’re a passionate flyrodder, the captain can bring fly fishing equipment on the trip for your convenience. Spearfishing and snorkeling are also available, just remember to ask your captain to arrange everything

It’s time to explore angling in a whole new light and let that light be the sun of stunning Cancun. Book a trip with Samaki Cancun Charters today and get ready for some stupendous fishing!



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  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $580
    Book this trip and spend your morning on the water catching fish, soaking in the view, and having lots of fun. You will be trolling or bottom fishing, and your targets for the day are Barracuda, King Mackerel, Triggerfish, Grouper, Snapper, and much more.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $580
    If you want to sleep in, but still get some time on the water fishing, then this trip is a good choice. You will have 4 hours to hook Grouper, Bonito, Triggerfish, King Mackerel, Snapper, just to name a few.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $680
    Rise and shine and start off your day right by going fishing with Samaki Cancun Charters. Cast your line as the sun rises and reel in anything from Barracuda and Bonito to King Mackerel and Snapper, depending on the season and the mood fish are in.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $680
    If you can't start your day with fishing, why not end it with fishing? Sleep in, get some time on the beach, and then head to meet Capt. Enrique, who will take you on a 6-hour fishing expedition to chase after Grouper, Snapper, Barracuda, Bonito, King Mackerel, and the list just keeps going.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $780
    It's time for big game fishing! Setting out on an 8-hour fishing journey that allows you to delve into deep waters and put your mind on catching something magnificent like Sailfish and Marlin. We can't forget about Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and Wahoo that are equally fun to reel in. You will also be able to enjoy the blue waters in the north of Isla Mujeres. Snacks and drinks are provided on this trip.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,080
    On this trip, the boat is yours from sunrise until sunset. You can spend the full 10 hours battling monster pelagics like Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and Mahi Mahi, or split your day between the blue waters and the reefs to also pull in some tasty Snapper and Grouper. Alternatively, fish until you get tired, then hit the beach in the north of Isla Mujeres or a local restaurant for a well-deserved break. Snacks and drinks are provided on this trip.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,180
    On this trip, the boat is yours from sunrise until sunset. You can spend the full 12 hours battling monster pelagics like Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and Mahi Mahi, or split your day between the blue waters and the reefs to also pull in some tasty Snapper and Grouper. Alternatively, fish until you get tired, then hit the beach in the north of Isla Mujeres or a local restaurant for a well-deserved break. Snacks and drinks are provided on this trip.
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FAQs about Samaki Cancun Charters

Samaki Cancun Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $580 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $580 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $680 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $680 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • $780 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - 10 Hour Trip (10 hours)
  • $1,180 per group - 12 Hour Trip (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Samaki Cancun Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Samaki Cancun Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Samaki Cancun Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Samaki Cancun Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Samaki Cancun Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bonito
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Wahoo

About the Charter Operator

Samaki Cancun Charters
Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
45 Fishing Reports
183 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2018
Capt. Enrique has been fishing since he was a kid. For him, being on the water feels like a second home. He's started chartering 16 years ago but has been an avid angler for over 2 decades. Today, the captain loves to share his skills and experiences with other people by taking them fishing himself. The captain also loves participating in tournaments and has over the years had a lot of success competing. Nowadays, he enjoys taking people out on trips and helping them fall in love with fishing and Cancun.

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Bonito Bonito
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Boat specs

Albemarle (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1995, and restored in 2017. Powered by 2 300HP Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
32 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
PayPal
Bank Transfer

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 170 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
87%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
84%
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Nicholas C.
Juarez, Quintana Roo
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Full day rough conditions

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on April 15, 2023
Every fishermen or fisherwomen knows Mother Nature is truly in charge when on the water so unfortunately due to being in this...
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Ben N.
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Captain Enrique of Samaki Charters runs a great operation. The communication from booking up until departure was top notch....
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DEBORAH T.
Juarez, Quintana Roo
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Family of 5 6hour trip with Captain Manuel & Pancho

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on January 4, 2023
Don’t hesitate to book with Samuki - we’re a family of 5 from the Westcoast of Canada - and the captain and crew we’re...
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Jason N.
Austin, TX
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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4.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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8hr trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on March 11, 2023
Every vacation, I like to go fishing at least one day. I have had many ok or miss days. Always I have a good time out in the...
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Mara M.
Juarez, Quintana Roo
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Just Book It!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on January 20, 2023
My friends and I really enjoyed our 4 hr fishing charter with Samaki! Captain Enrique was VERY accommodating even before the...
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