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.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $290
    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
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $430
    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
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $580
    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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About the Charter Operator

MarySue Sportfishing
Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
10 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 (Offshore sport fishing) 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
Spearfishing
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

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

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

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (26)
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
78%
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Nathan V.
Palm Harbor, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

September fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on September 22, 2022
Best experience I had on my entire trip to Mexico this was a full day of trolling jigging and bottom fishing! At the end of...
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Randy J.
Houston, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half a day trip with Captain Mario

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on July 6, 2022
Fishing with Captain Mario was a great time! First we trolled around and caught some Barracudas. Then Captain Mario took my...
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James D.
Ehrenberg, AZ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day with Captain Matthias

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on June 15, 2022
Had a great time! The crew worked really hard with good equipment. I reeled in a barracuda. The restaurant at the beach where...
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Wayne S.
GRANT VLKRIA, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trio with Capt. Mario

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 24, 2022
Captain Mario and Manuel were fabulous. They were very knowledgeable for the area and ensured a good time was had by all. The...
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Ryan P.
Grand Island, NE
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Full day of fishing combined with a little snorkeling

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on April 16, 2022
It was a great day on the water filled with lots of laughs. We fished most of the day and at the end jumped in for some snorkeling...
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FAQs about MarySue Sportfishing

MarySue Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $290 per group, additional $30 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $430 per group, additional $30 per person after 4 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $580 per group, additional $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
  • Spearfishing
  • 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