Captain
John Dolmetsch

Member since October 2016 Boynton Beach, United States
Background
Richard Mayer is the account manager and he'll be handling your inquiries. Capt. John Dolmetsch owns Hook'n Up Sport Fishing. A professional technology business owner, he started offshore fishing 20 years ago and just loved it. It is his stress relief from the non-stop technology business world. Capt. John and his crew have been offering first-class fishing trips for two decades and know how to help you have fun while catching fish.
Techniques
Capt. John prefers trolling to find fish and then live baiting. He comes from the north where the fishing techniques are geared towards very big fish and is bringing that experience to South Florida.

Hey, I'm Captain John Dolmetsch

Boynton Beach, United States
Background
Richard Mayer is the account manager and he'll be handling your inquiries. Capt. John Dolmetsch owns Hook'n Up Sport Fishing. A professional technology business owner, he started offshore fishing 20 years ago and just loved it. It is his stress relief from the non-stop technology business world. Capt. John and his crew have been offering first-class fishing trips for two decades and know how to help you have fun while catching fish.
Techniques
Capt. John prefers trolling to find fish and then live baiting. He comes from the north where the fishing techniques are geared towards very big fish and is bringing that experience to South Florida.

My Charter Listings

Excellent
4.3 / 5
(152 reviews)
Boynton Beach
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Excellent
4.4 / 5
(142 reviews)
West Palm Beach
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Excellent
4.4 / 5
(75 reviews)
Jupiter
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Excellent
4.9 / 5
(5 reviews)
Jupiter
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Good
2.7 / 5
(1 review)
Boynton Beach
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trips from $1,097
Excellent
5.0 / 5
(3 reviews)
West Palm Beach
 Last booking: 5 days ago
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trips from $1,097

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 378 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.2 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (307)
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Great trip, had a great time
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
79%
Friendly captain
93%
Recommend this charter
82%
Appropriate for children
87%
Satisfied with the boat
89%
Catch intended fish
57%
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Bill R.
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great Day on the High Seas with Captain John and Jen

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - Offshore (AM) on July 2, 2023
Highly recommend the trip and experience with the Crew of the Hook’N UP! From the moment that I reached out to the team on...
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Alex M.
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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 trip with Captain John

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Offshore (AM) on July 15, 2023
Awesome fishing trip! Captain John knew all of the good fishing spots for what we were looking for, as well as what conditions...
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Jp J.
Riviera Beach, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

6 hour trip on Hook n up

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Offshore (AM) on June 18, 2023
Captain and mate were super friendly and put us on a sailfish almost immediately after exiting inlet. Jen, the mate, went above...
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Andy L.
Richmond, VA
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Private 5 hr trip with Captain John & First Mate George

VERIFIED   Five Hour Special - Offshore (AM) on July 10, 2023
This was a great experience overall and especially for kids.  I’ve personally been on numerous different charters before...
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Ted B.
Wexford, PA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

March fishing trip

VERIFIED   Five Hour Special - Offshore (PM) on March 10, 2023
I tried to change the departure time from 1pm till sometime later,  so we were actually out on the ocean for the sunset and...
Ted B. recommends Hook'N Up Sport Fishing – Jupiter
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