South of Cancun lies Playa del Carment with its gorgeous beaches and coral reefs. More importantly, the area offers wonderful opportunities for some offshore fishing. Whether you are a professional angler or a beginner, Element Sportfishing will give you the experience of a lifetime.
Their fishing trips also include activities like snorkeling the reefs with stingrays and turtles – a breathtaking break between fishing sessions.

You’ll be cruising the azure waves on board the Argos offshore sportfishing model from 2009. It is 29’ and it can accommodate up to 8 guests. For anglers who want to do some trolling outriggers and downriggers are available. The boat is equipped with a single Yamaha engine that can reach top speeds of 45 kn. You’ll be reaching your offshore hotspots in no time!

This charter covers offshore locations that include reefs and wrecks. The fish bites all year round. In colder months you’ll probably encounter amberjack, while in warmer seasons you can tackle the feisty Mahi Mahi and several types of Marlin. A variety of fishing techniques are at your disposal, like trolling or deep-sea fishing. What’s more, if you’re up to it you can do some spearfishing.

Families with children are welcome and don’t miss the opportunity to use the onboard snorkeling equipment. You can do some sensational snorkeling during your fishing break. In case you get thirsty, the crew offers refreshments. As for the Mexico fishing license and the necessary fishing gear, the charter’s got you covered. If you get lucky with your catch, the crew will gladly help you with cleaning and bagging.

Experience the natural beauties of the local waters in the Playa del Carmen. Get yourself a fishing adventure of a lifetime and book Element Sportfishing.



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  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $300
    This 4-hour trip is excellent for families and less experienced anglers. The main fishing grounds are reached within 10 min after departure. You get to do trolling, jigging and bottom fishing, and after you can have a relaxing day at the beach. Snorkeling at a coral reef with stingrays and turtles is always included.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $450
    During this 6 hour trip, we'll do trolling, jigging, and bottom fishing. The main fishing grounds are reached within 10 min after departure, and you'll have additional time to concentrate on your big trophy. Professional fishermen but also families or beginners are welcome! Snorkeling in a coral reef location with stingrays and turtles is always included.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $600
    This 8-hour trip can give you more than enough time for an amazing fishing experience. During the break, you can do some snorkeling near the coral reef with stingrays and turtles. The main fishing grounds are reached within 10 min after departure. We'll do trolling, jigging, and bottom fishing. Experienced anglers, beginners, or families with children are all welcome!
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 95 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Wymen H.
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5.0 / 5
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Hardest working crew to make you happy!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on April 7, 2024
I’ve done over 20 fishing charters in 5 different countries and I must say Mathias and his crew have been the best.  Both...
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Michael H.
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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An awesome trip to remember

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on April 23, 2024
We had been in contact with Captain Matthias several days prior to our trip. He was very accommodating, and it was no problem...
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Hector J.
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5.0 / 5
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Great fishing experience

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on June 10, 2024
Captain Mario and Oso were great. They were super friendly and knowledgeable. We booked an 8 hour fishing trip with them, and...
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Ryan G.
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Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with the fam

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on June 28, 2023
captain mike and crew did a great job and were very accommodating to my wife, daughter and two boys. had a fun day on the water...
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Jenn S.
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Excellent adventure!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on April 26, 2024
We had a wonderful trip with Mario and Manuel.  It was a bit windy, but a beautiful day. I’ve always wanted to deep sea...
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FAQs about MarySue Sportfishing

MarySue Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $300 per group, additional US $30 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • US $450 per group, additional US $30 per person after 4 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $30 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with MarySue Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Multimedia System JBL box to connect music by bluetooth
  • Outriggers
  • Spearfishing Equipment
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with MarySue Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

MarySue Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

MarySue Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with MarySue Sportfishing include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Jack (Horse-eye)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Tarpon
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Wahoo

Meet the Charter Operator

MarySue Sportfishing
Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
95 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since June 2021
Our crew has more than 25 years fishing and sea experience and they will guide you safely through the adventure. We use only high-quality professional fishing equipment to make sure that you will have a lot of fun and success!

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper

Boat specs

Argos (Sportfishing) originally built in 2005. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
29 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Multimedia System
JBL box to connect music by bluetooth
Outriggers
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
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

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