Captain
Salatiel Ku Caamal

Member since July 2014

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Background
Captain Salatiel Ku Caamal or Captain Salas fell in love with fishing when he was a young boy. He had his first fishing trip at the age of 7 and has been hooked ever since. His passion and curiosity have never stopped growing. Captain Salas has over 16 years of experience in different types of fishing. He is more than familiar with trolling, bottom fishing, jigging, casting and other techniques. Whenever Salas invites his guests to step aboard his boat, he works hard to make sure everyone feels like home. He is a proud father and a family-oriented person.
Techniques
Trolling, bottom fishing, jigging, casting for blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish, wahoo, dorado or mahi mahi, tuna, snapper, grouper, amberjack, king fish, mackerel, barracuda, sharks, and other species.

Hey, I'm Captain Salatiel Ku Caamal

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Background
Captain Salatiel Ku Caamal or Captain Salas fell in love with fishing when he was a young boy. He had his first fishing trip at the age of 7 and has been hooked ever since. His passion and curiosity have never stopped growing. Captain Salas has over 16 years of experience in different types of fishing. He is more than familiar with trolling, bottom fishing, jigging, casting and other techniques. Whenever Salas invites his guests to step aboard his boat, he works hard to make sure everyone feels like home. He is a proud father and a family-oriented person.
Techniques
Trolling, bottom fishing, jigging, casting for blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish, wahoo, dorado or mahi mahi, tuna, snapper, grouper, amberjack, king fish, mackerel, barracuda, sharks, and other species.

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Fishing Reports

4 excelente dias de pesca.

May 26, 2015

Capi salas les comparte 4 excelente dias de pesca con mi amigo kyle banashek de estados unidos, pescamos aqui en playa del carmen 5 mahi mahi, 2 marlin blancos y un pez vela, usamos carretes peen 114 con linea… Read Full Report →


marlin azul. capi salas.

May 16, 2015

Hola buenos dias. Yo soy el buen CAPI SALAS y les comparte un excelente dia mas de pesaca. Salimos de la calle 14 con primera norte, abordando mi embarcacion llamado juancho con mis amigos de merida Yucatán México, salimos… Read Full Report →


mahi mahi en playa del carmen.

May 11, 2015

aqui les comparo Otro gran dia de pesca, aqui en playa del carmen. Salimos a pescar a las 7:00 am. Despues de media hora que salimos enganchamos el primer mahi mahi, despues enganchamos un marlin blanco, pero despues de… Read Full Report →


mahi mahi.

April 18, 2015

Otro exelente dia de pesca con capi salas. Salimos a las 7 de la mañana con amigos pescadores de alemania. Y capturamos 2 dorados . Usamos carnada baliho Y unos señuelos . Mis amigos alemanes se la paspasaron de… Read Full Report →


2 marlin blancos.

April 17, 2015

Otro exelente dia de pesca con capitan salas en playa del Carmen. Salimos a las 7 de la mañana En la calle 14 con primera norte. El dia lunes 13 de abril, a las 7:30 am tuvimos la gran… Read Full Report →


pescando en el caribe con capitan salas.

March 02, 2015

Un exelente dia de pesca en playa del carmen, salimos a las 7 de la mañana y a 3 millas asia el sur de playa del carmen, capturamos un gran pez. Mis amigos de estados unidos estaban muy emocionados… Read Full Report →


pescando con capi salas.

February 15, 2015

Exelentes dias de pesca con capi salas. En playa del carmen. Mis amigos de estados unidos fueron muy contentos despues del exelente dia de pesca . Read Full Report →


Fishing with captain salas.

December 11, 2014

Exelente dias de pesca con capi salas y muy divertido. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

4.71 out of 5 stars from 192 reviews

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Long Beach, ca
Went fishing on Sunday, July 29, 2018

The trip was super fun. The crew was knowledgable on different types of fishing techniques. We caught 5 fish and fished the 3/4 day. I would recomend to bring snacks and food cause you will get hungry

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San Miguel de Cozumel, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Thursday, August 2, 2018

I took my 10 and 14 year old sons. We all had a great time.

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Cancún, roo
Went fishing on Friday, July 20, 2018

My Mother and I went on a half day trip with Captain Salas, his son, and crew member. As females we both felt very safe and well taken care of. They were fun and respectful throughout the entire trip! They took great care of us with a cooler of drinks, and filleting our fish after the trip. We caught 4 fish in the first 3 hours. They took the time to teach us and change things up if unsuccessful. We had the choice of fishing we wanted to do, so we were in control of how we spent our time on the trip. However, they did recommend what may be more up beat and what may lead to catching more. The crew is also good about taking photos throughout the trip, while you’re busy fighting a fish they are sure to capture it. This is neat for family memories, which is what this experience was for us. I highly recommend Captain Salas and his crew! We had a great day with them, and I would do it again.

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Coweta, Oklahoma
Went fishing on Sunday, July 22, 2018

Trip was a good experience, like others if you dont bring someone to talk to it can get boring. Felt hurried at the end, we started getting several bites and got back to beach earlier than time shown.
This was my second trip, the crew is friendly, helpful and do work at getting you a catch. I would recommend them, I caught fish both times, just bring a Friend. and Hotels do not prepare your catch like they say they do. So have them prepared in Playa

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Tampa, Florida
Went fishing on Monday, July 23, 2018

The crew was polite. They were very quiet and did not interact with us much. The trip would have been MUCH better with music, jokes, laughing. We did catch one small barracuda in the first 30mins but caught nothing after that (can’t help that, wildlife is wildlife) but the rest of the trip was quite boring and certainly not worth the money.  Room for improvement for sure.

It wasn’t an awful trip, like I said they were polite and we were still on the beautiful waters of playa del Carmen!

Stephanie Holdridge does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Houston, tx
Went fishing on Thursday, July 12, 2018

These guys were awesome. Worked the fish. Landed variety and quantity. Super fun and hospitable. Can’t wait to come back

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, July 2, 2018

We started catching fish in under 30 minutes and had caaught 6 Amberjack in the first 90 minutes- and only took that long because the amount of time to real these strong fighters in. After bottom fishing for a couple hours we started trolling and caught a couple beautiful mahi mahi. 

The Captain and crew were first class and fun to fish with and the fishing was great. Not the fanciest boat but quality rods and reels and he knew how to find the fish and never stopped working changing out tackle and techniques to keep the fish coming and biting.

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New York, ny
Went fishing on Thursday, June 7, 2018

I had been out fishing with Captain Salas a few years ago and had a great time, so I booked him 2x on another recent trip in June. I mentioned I specifically wanted to target mahi mahi and do some trolling, and we had 2 great days catching 4 mahi and a smaller barracuda. Captain Salas and the crew were constantly moving about, checking baits, and ensuring we had the best opportunities to catch fish.

I was in town with 14 friends and the crew filleted the mahi - just ONE mahi was enough to feed all of us! Thank you Captain Salas for another great trip!

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Sapulpa, ok
Went fishing on Monday, June 11, 2018

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Playa del Carmen, roo
Went fishing on Monday, June 4, 2018

The crew did everything they could to get us a fish but unfortunately it wasn’t to be, the guys work hard and make you feel welcome, definitely recommend them!

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Mexico City, cmx
Went fishing on Monday, May 21, 2018

We had the most amazing time.  If you are looking for a great fishing experience and an excellent Captain and 1st mate this is it!!!!  They work hard to find the fish and they are wonderful gentlemen.  We were 4 ladies in our 40’s and 50’s and had so much fun!  Thank you Capitan Salas!  Memory for a lifetime!

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Phoenix, az
Went fishing on Monday, May 28, 2018

Our Barracuda tasted so good, thank you so much guys!

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Grimshaw, Alberta
Went fishing on Friday, April 13, 2018

Had a great trove once again with the best Captain in playa lots of fish caught and cooked afterwards always a good day with ya capi. Thank you Robert from Alberta

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Monterrey, nle
Went fishing on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The crew was great and really had great personalities.

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Lakewood, oh
Went fishing on Sunday, May 20, 2018

Captain was awesome!!! Trip was fantastic.  My two boys both caught huge Mahi Mahi ‘s .  We couldn’t have asked for more.  The captain even filleted the fish so we could take back to the hotel to have cooked.  Thanks guys we will never forget this day!!!

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Miami, Florida
Went fishing on Friday, May 18, 2018

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Fort Mitchell, ky
Went fishing on Thursday, May 17, 2018

We had an amazing time; caught lots of Mahi Mahi!  Captain and his crew were so great that we have already booked another trip!

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Belize City, bz
Went fishing on Saturday, April 28, 2018

Had such a fun day out on Juancho. We caught plenty of different fish including Amberjack, Tuna, Grouper and a Sailfish. Had enough fish to feed us for lunch, dinner and breakfast the next day. He even recommended a nice place right next to where the boat departs from who cooked up our fish for us - nice and fresh. Overall great experience. Highly recommended!!!

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Reutte, Tyrol
Went fishing on Wednesday, May 2, 2018

He is a very nice guy, Top equipment, Beer on Board

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Moscow, moskva
Went fishing on Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Very friendly and professional crew. The boat is a bit too small and unequiped (no fishfinder, no outrigers and very small engin), but I m sure soon Capt Salas will upgrade his boat equipment.
Eastern wing brought a lot of grass to the sea, we could not use planners and large tackles. But anyway we got 4 Mahi Mahi and could catch more, but made a decision to go deeper in the sea to serch for marlin.
Unfortunately we marlines were more lucky than we. Anyway we had a great fishing. Captan cleaned all mahi mahi for me and helped me to bring it to restaurant.

Thanks a lot for fishing with you, Captain Salas!

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Cancún, roo
Went fishing on Thursday, April 26, 2018

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Mexico
Went fishing on Friday, April 27, 2018

Easy to book and great communication. Great crew and refreshments were provided. Only downside of the day was not even 1 fish caught in 6 hours!.. can’t legislate for Mother Nature not wanting to play that day but did put a downer on the whole experience.

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Salt Lake City, ut
Went fishing on Monday, April 23, 2018

It was a good time on the trip. Although fishing was slow, the crew was great. We ended up bringing only one barracuda on board the whole time. The one fish wasn’t for the lack of effort, just the fish weren’t biting. We tried several different baits and different tactics, with no avail.  Capt Salas and Johnny we’re running their tails off to try and get us on more fish. We couldn’t blame Fishing w/ Juancho for the slow day

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Vancouver, bc
Went fishing on Saturday, April 14, 2018

Captain Salas, his brother Joel, and deckhand Joey are the real deal. These guys have the local knowledge to really make your time on the water count. They really care about what they do and about sharing that experience with their guests. From their e-mail response time to their enthusiasm and work ethic on the water, everything was on point.

I took my girlfriend out for her first time fishing and she had a blast. We saw flying fish and a giant sea turtle, but more importantly, we got into enough fish to make your arms sore. Within 45 mins we had 3 nice amberjacks on board. We then switched locations to target sailfish which we were extremely fortunate to encounter. Wow what a beautiful fish!

After we landed our sailfish and cheers’d with a celebratory beer the winds picked up and the crew made a very respectable decision to pack up and head in before the seas got too rough. When we got back to shore we found out that the harbour master was closing the harbour. Just goes to show that these guys know the ocean well and put safety first.

I think that fisherman are kindred spirits, regardless of where they are from. A true fisherman knows that it’s more than just about catching fish, it’s about the full experience and captain Salas delivered on all fronts. At the end of the day you could pay double the cost and spend time on a fancier boat, but in my mind, I’d rather be catching fish while others boats aren’t with the locals who really know what they’re doing. Thanks Captain Salas and your crew for providing us with the highlight of our trip to Mexico.

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Whitehall, mi
Went fishing on Thursday, April 12, 2018

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Missoula, mt
Went fishing on Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Sal and Johnny were lots of fun, and made sure that we had fun on our afternoon trip. Caught a sailfish on the first jig, then lots of fatty Amberjack! Highly recommend fishing with Juancho :)

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Cancún, roo
Went fishing on Thursday, April 5, 2018

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Painesville, oh
Went fishing on Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Great time!!!

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Richmond, Texas
Went fishing on Monday, April 2, 2018

I have been fishing in playa for 14 years. I have had over 100 trips with Juan and Salas. Yesterday we caught eight amberjack in two hours. The trip before we caught one sailfish, one blackfin tuna iand an amberjack. Both days we only deep water jigged. Good guys who like to catch fish. They will always be my only choice from the Playa Panga fleet.

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Córdoba, Cordoba
Went fishing on Saturday, March 17, 2018

Experiencia inmejorable, capitán muy atento y con mucha experiencia… Voy a volver!

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Monterrey, nle
Went fishing on Wednesday, March 14, 2018

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Mexico
Went fishing on Friday, March 23, 2018

My son and I fished with Captain Salas on a half day Morning trip, Captain Salas and his first Mate are very friendly, and knowledgeable ! We jigged for the first 2 hours and caught a Amberjack and trolled for the second half and caught a some Mahi Mahi . I highly recommend Captain Salas if your looking for fishing in Playa del Carmen!

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Whitby, Ontario
Went fishing on Friday, March 9, 2018

This was by far the hardest working Captain I have ever fished with! The captain and mate were very friendly and welcoming. We had a great day that ended early due to extremely bad weather rolling in. We managed to hook and land a beautiful Amber Jack and we hooked and lost a beautiful Sailfish. The Sailfish put on quite a show jumping for us three times before spitting the bait. I can’t wait until my next trip to Mexico, I will definitely be going back out with Juancho! See you next year!!

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Atlanta, ga
Went fishing on Sunday, March 4, 2018

Went fishing as a surprise gift for my dad’s birthday.  Booked a week out and all my questions were answered very quickly.  Our afternoon trip began catching a smaller mahi mahi, which was the only fish we landed.  Three others got away, two of them bit through the line.  We all fish a decent amount, and it happens.  Had a great time on the water though, and probably would’ve had better luck in the morning.

We fished heading south near Xcaret, then did some snorkeling there, and tried jigging on the way back (where we had 3 bites / 2 bite the line off).  The snorkeling was fun but next time, I’d skip it and go fishing the whole time.

Captain Salas and his assistant were excellent - they really want you to land the fish.  They have great experience and great personalities.  The boat is the typical fishing vessel you’ll see parked on the beaches of Playa - nothing too fancy but definitely built to get the job done.  I will be booking with Capt Salas the next time we go to Playa.

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Dallas, tx
Went fishing on Thursday, March 8, 2018

Incredible fishing and snorkeling adventure!  We had a great time and caught lots of fish.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Went fishing on Thursday, March 1, 2018

Although we did not get any fish on the boat we all had fish on. The fish where not bitting that day and they worked so hard to get us on fish to at least give us the best. Would recommend anyone to use them. Great day thank you so much.

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Westlake Village, California
Went fishing on Friday, February 23, 2018

These guys work hard. The fishing was slow that day for everyone but these guys worked hard and we got some Mahi.  We would recommend them.

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Nuevo San Marcos, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, February 19, 2018

Great experience captain and mates did all to make it comfortable. Definitely recommend!

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Mexico
Went fishing on Friday, February 9, 2018

We had a fantastic time with captain Salas and Joni!! They were awesome to work with and we each caught the biggest fish we’ve ever caught! Can’t recommend these guys enough!

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Mexico
Went fishing on Thursday, February 8, 2018

Weather was a bit rough with wind chop and Capt gave me option to cancel.  I went anyways, weather laid down a little in afternoon - not too bad.  Boat is clean and good condition.  Fishing was slow first hour, but Capt Sal and crew fish hard and smart.  He knows the area, and finds fish.  He wants you to be have a good experience and answers all your fishing questions.  We landed a couple nice amberjacks that put up a good fight.

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Wyanet, Illinois
Went fishing on Thursday, February 1, 2018

We were not out long and my husband already caught the biggest fish he has ever caught.  It was a 40-50 lb Amberjack we estimated.  He also caught a smaller Amberjack a while later in the morning.  Over all we had a great experience fishing with Juancho and his first mate.  We would most definitely recommend these guys for great fishing.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Sunday, February 4, 2018

Captain was awsome best time you will not be disappointed very friendly and very knowledgeable first rate has a friend for life will book any time i am here again

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Saturday, February 3, 2018

Amazing day, caught 15 fish, not the big ones, but still a great day on the water with an amazing captain and deckhand.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The boys knew the exact sppts to go for success and we had it.

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United States
Went fishing on Saturday, January 6, 2018

I want to thank Salatiel and his crew for providing a great experience for all of us!  I have to say he is one heck of a fisherman and very patient with the kids.  We went out on an 8 hour excursion and caught the 3 large fish and then a ton of trigger fish.  The boys (and adults) had a great time.  After coming back to the shore there were other boats that had no luck at all.  If you want to have the best chance of catching fish and an overall great experience, book with this company.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Went on a 6 Hr. trip and hauled in 8 Amberjacks, and 4 got away. Crew and everything was amazing, just like the fishing.  Awesome trip!

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Danbury, Wisconsin
Went fishing on Saturday, December 9, 2017

We are constantly impressed with Captain Sal and his ability to find us fish, make our experience fun and deliver his services in a professional way! We have not scheduled a trip to Playa without asking Sal to take us fishing because it is always a highlight for us. I recommend Captain Sal over and over - whether it’s for bottom fishing, trolling or jigging. He is knowledgeable, friendly and loves his job!

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Thursday, December 28, 2017

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United States
Went fishing on Thursday, December 14, 2017

Capt.Salas and Johnny were great! It was a slow day…. that’s fishing sometimes. But the last 30 minutes we caught a barracuda. Actually 2. They made sure and tried real hard to get me on some fish!
I would definitely go out with them again.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Saturday, December 23, 2017

Awesome trip as usual. This makes my fourth year fishing with Salas. I have fished all over the world and he is the best Captain and crew I have ever met. We kept the 7 big ones today but caught more and missed others. It is called fishing. He and the crew work hard to put you on the fish. They also work hard to make sure you are comfortable. I have 2 more trips booked with him in the next few weeks.
Chris

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Mérida, Yucatán
Went fishing on Thursday, December 21, 2017

By far one of the best experiences our group has had in Mexico. This experience didn’t compare to any excursions we’ve done before. We had a beautiful day on the ocean with captain salas and johnny and we will all will definitely be booking another trip with him when we visit playa again. Salas and johnny were extremely knowledgeable and fun.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Great captain, speaks English well and knowns where the fish are. Was very understanding of my wife getting sea sick and did trolling instead of jigging to help. Water, soda, and beer were provided. We didn’t catch any monsters but it was a great day on the water regardless. Would highly recommend booking with Captain Salatiel Caamal. He had great communication before, during, and after the trip and was more than willing to help us figure out what to do with our catch.

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United States
Went fishing on Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Mexico
Went fishing on Friday, December 8, 2017

Had a great day with Capt Salas.  All communication in regards to trip went excellent.  Met us just as described.  Capt and crew worked hard for our comfort and success.  Put on fish within half hour.  Thanks to all for great day

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Canada
Went fishing on Friday, December 1, 2017

Had a wonderful half day morning trip fishing ... party of 4 spent most of the time jigging ... and the last 30 mins trolling… would have liked to have done half and half .... but the the 20 mins were absolute thrill… have three sail fish on seconds apart from each other lost one but got two in along with 2 amberjacks and 1 tuna ..... all in all a great outing

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Mexico
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Council, Idaho
Went fishing on Wednesday, November 8, 2017

These guys were good, they know their stuff and they made it a great day full of fun and laughter.  Highly recommend

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Newport Beach, California
Went fishing on Friday, November 24, 2017

My dad, brother and son went with Captain Salas and deckhand Jonny on a 3/4 day trip on 11/24/2017.  In addition to some awesome amberjack, my son landed sailfish.  The sailfish made a couple of spectacular jumps after getting hooked.  After getting some great pics, Captain Salas released the sailfish.  Great experience!

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Mexico
Went fishing on Monday, November 20, 2017

Captain Salatiel is very knowlegable of this area and often will win the local ternaments. I have been going with him for about 6-7 years.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, November 13, 2017

Excellent day caught some big fish and the crew were very knowledgeable and captain organised my fish to be cooked in a nice restaurant on the beach highly recommend

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Orlando, Florida
Went fishing on Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Couldn’t have asked for a better day! Friendly crew, knowledgeable, helpful and all around a great time. Very successful day, caught some jacks, tuna, grouper. Caught 12 or so fished then stopped at a private snorkeling spot where we could swim with the rays, turtle and fish.  I highly recommend this trip to anyone looking to fish in Playa del Carmen!

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Sunday, November 5, 2017

I had a wonderful experience fishing over 2 mornings with Captain Salas, and Jhonny. Captain Salas’ brother also joined us on the second morning. Leaving Playa Del Carmen at 7am, we witnessed a gorgeous sunrise over the ocean as we drove out to our first fishing spot. Over the two mornings (4hrs each time), I lost count of the fish we landed, (it was probably 15 - 20 I think) and we were more successful than other charters in the area (Captain Salas knows the spots!). The highlights of our catch were the large Amberjacks, who put up a great fight!

Refreshing drinks are provided on board, and afterwards Captain Salas will clean your catch and you can take some with you if you wish. I took some Amberjack back to my apartment and made some wonderful fish tacos! Reels, rods, and tackle provided is excellent and will get the job done.

We also saw a turtle, flying fish, and many birds on our trips.

Captain Salas is a lovely, hard working family man and his crew are equally lovely, down to earth people, who work hard to make your trip a success.

I would highly recommend Captain Salas and his crew to anyone coming to Playa Del Carmen looking for a great fishing experience.

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Dallas, Texas
Went fishing on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Awesome day. Caught 1 amber jack, 1 tuna, and 5 bonita. Yhey really know what they are doing.

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United Kingdom
Went fishing on Thursday, September 28, 2017

The fishing was a struggle , i had the only fish a 30lb amberjack
Always felt however that another 1 or 2 were on the cards we jigged and although i thought i do that n the UK - wasn’t the same
Skipper and crew showed how Tio do it and helped as and when needed
Was a superb morning
Recommend

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Salitiel and Johnny work very hard to make sure you enjoy the trip.  Very informative, friendly, safe.  They go the extra mile.  I will fish with them again.

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Went fishing on Sunday, September 24, 2017

My husband and I were on our honeymoon and we love fishing. This was by far my favorite fishing experience. We went for a 6 hour trip. We were trolling for over an hour a caught a barracuda. Then we stopped and jigged for a while. I lost count but I find we caught over thirty fish. After we were done they took us snorkeling, which was amazing and beautiful. We actually got to have lunch and ate the barracuda. By far the best meal I’ve ever had. There is a local restaurant by the launch and we they cleaned and cooked our barracuda. I highly recommend this fishing service. We were there on the 24th of September.

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United States
Went fishing on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

We went for a half-day trip in mid-September; it was wonderful, and my boyfriend had a great time reeling in a huge Amberjack! The captain and Johnny were fantastic and kept us out almost an extra hour since the fishing was low due to our choice in trip time. We would definitely book again!

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Los Angeles, California
Went fishing on Monday, September 18, 2017

Captain Salas was very friendly and professional. The experience was very good, he gave several tipps how to improve our fishing skills. Furthermore he knew the hot spots along the coast, so that we caught six brilliant Amberjack! Perfect recommendation.

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Guildford, England
Went fishing on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

My son (aged 11) and I had a fabulous half-day fishing with Captain Salas and his first mate Jhony.  The boat and experience were as described and we couldn’t fault the the time we had.  Great communication, great knowledge and a great price!  We caught 3 barracuda and had another bite which got away - my son was very pleased to catch the two largest ones!  If we’re ever in the region again we’d definitely go with Captain Salas!

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Garden City, Kansas
Went fishing on Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Great experience crew was excellent and worked very hard to make sure we caught something. I would of been justt as satisfied if i didn’t catch anything. Its called fishing for a reason. I would recommend this crew for anyone that wants to go fishing in Play Del Carmen. I will definitely use him again next time i go.

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Mobile, Alabama
Went fishing on Sunday, September 3, 2017

Amazing Trip. Capt. and Johni were great. We had fish in the boat within 30 mins. Capt and crew were super nice and know where to go. We highly recommend booking a trip with them. Caught a large Baracudda and a pretty nice Dorado.

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Spring Branch, Texas
Went fishing on Thursday, August 31, 2017

This was our 2nd trip with Capt. Salas. Our first trip, 2 yrs ago we caught kingfish and snorkeled and my wife and I had such a good time we booked him again.  On this trip it was a rough day due to weather and had to cut our trip short. Before the storm hit, we caught a huge Grouper(70lbs) and Amberjack (40lbs?). We come to Playa often and will not use anyone else. I would recommend this captain to anyone looking for fishing, snorkeling trip.

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Union City, California
Went fishing on Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Salias and crew went out of their way to find fish. We started by jigging, got a couple of bites but nothing solid, went to trolling and landed a baracuda. From there we did some bottom fishing and caught a handful of grouper and something else. While bottom fishing Salias had a pole setup with live bait and another much larger baracuda was hooked. Fishing is always a rool of the dice but these guys went out of their way to make sure we all caught something. Water, beer and soda on board was nice. Great time. Thanks.

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United States
Went fishing on Sunday, September 3, 2017

These guys are top notch.  We caught nothing, but it was only because the weather was bad.  I just got them on the wrong day.  Regardless, if you’re looking for some guys that no what they’re doing, you found them.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Went fishing on Thursday, August 24, 2017

Communication from the moment we booked was excellent.  The weather for the trip we originally wanted proved to be stormy but Captain Salatiel suggested a few other days and switching was easy; which we appreciated.  It was a nice morning, very highly recommend.

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Zapopan, Jalisco
Went fishing on Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Great communication throughout! Capt Salas messaged me to ensure i was going to be there and gave me additional directions and even asked me if i wanted to leave slightly earlier.  True to his word he met me with a friendly face at the meeting point and took me and my wofe to the boat where we met his nephew and deck hand Johnny. The crew were very courtious and explained the safety equipment before we departed.  We had only just sat down before i heard the greatest sound of one of the reel clutches scream into action “fish on”!!! Barracuda on board! We then headed out to deeper water to try for some bill fish. Unfortunately they were not playing ball and we lost 2 fish whilst out on deep water. Refreshments were offered consistantly and i enjoyed the cerveza’s whilst my wife opted for soda. Capt salas was constantly looking for hot spots and fish and johhnny was non stop ensuring the baits were presented correctly and hanging them if needed. At the turn round point we hit into a double take and landed 2 more barracuda. We headed back in but no more fish were caught. Great crew! Great day! Great experience. Highly reccommended! Thanks guys!

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Caught 3 amberjack, even one 40 pounder! Friendly crew, who worked hard to make it a nice trip. Would recommend highly.

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Salatiel Ku Caamal (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Sunday, August 27, 2017


United States
Went fishing on Wednesday, August 2, 2017

I have been fishing for over 20 years all over the gulf and Caribbean and I have to tell you that Captain Salas and Johnny are a top notch crew to take you fishing on your vacation. They are definitely at the top of my list as for fishing guides. They offer a 4 hour trip for under $300. You can either troll or bottom fish and depending on the day Captain Salas will recommend what type of fishing would be best. We chose to bottom fish for all three trips we booked with Captain Salas during our vacation. My wife and son had never been offshore fishing before and Captain Salas taught them how to work the rod and reel and they each caught fish. Captain Salas and Johnny do their best for you to have the best experience fishing possible. They are all about teaching you to safely fish in the Caribbean. I strongly recommend Captain Salas for half day charters.

Special thanks to Captain Salas and Johnny and God Bless you my friends

Augi Colchado
Houston, Texas

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Seattle, Washington
Went fishing on Thursday, August 10, 2017

We had a fantastic fishing trip with Captain Salas and his co-captain! Our initial fishing time had to be rescheduled due to a tropical storm coming through the area and Captain Salas was great about getting us rescheduled for a different time. We caught two large Barracuda’s and enjoyed being on the water. Would definitely recommend!

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Garza Garcia, Nuevo León
Went fishing on Friday, August 11, 2017

Didn’t catch anything, so that was part of the reason we did not have a good time. I also didn’t get the impression that the crew really cared whether we were having a good time.

Dan Sass does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Salatiel Ku Caamal (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, August 14, 2017

Unfortunately after the bad weather that we had because the fishing was very low. I tried to do my best, but the fish did not want to eat. We had a Barracuda on board and 3 other good snags that escaped them. Try jiggin vertical fishing, trolling and also take them to snorkel with the stingrays on a very nice reef, and they were happy. Sometimes fishing is very good and can also be very bad sometimes. I am very grateful for the visit of this friend and I hope the next time he returns we will have better luck and that way I will win a better review. Many thanks and I apologize for not having the best day of fishing.

Houston, Texas
Went fishing on Wednesday, July 26, 2017

We had a great time on our fishing trip. Our lack of catches was at no fault to our guide. Bad timing on our part.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Capitan Sal and Johnny were awesome.  It’s the experience that catches the fish not the boat. These guys are experienced fisherman. Very good with kids, my boys are 11 and 9 yrs old.

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Zapopan, Jalisco
Went fishing on Thursday, August 3, 2017

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United States
Went fishing on Thursday, July 20, 2017

This was a wonderful trip- just two days ago I was eating my fresh catch of mahi mahi after spending a few hours with Salis and his mate.  They were friendly knowledgeable and charming.  Very good captain and great price.  We motored around for the entire time because I really wanted this bright green fish and then with seconds to go we did a little grouper fishing.  Salis took me to the local resteraunt and asked the chef to prepare our fish three different ways to include the roe.  We ate and ate.  If coming from cancun I recommend you fish then take ferry to cozmel because the Westin is first rate and new - snorkeling and views are great there.  Then head back to cancun the next day.

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Belleville, New Jersey
Went fishing on Monday, July 10, 2017

The captain and crew were great. We only caught one fish, but not because of their efforts, just bad luck that day I guess. They tried their best to catch fish, he was very courteous and professional. The boat was a bit small but so was the price, definitely a good value and would use Juancho again if I go back to the area.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Friday, July 14, 2017

Great half day fishing trip. Captian Sal has a ton of experience with many great spots to fish at that will almost guarantee a fish, if you keep a tight line of course… In addition Capt. Sal was a great person to be leading my trip since he is proffesional yet relaxed making for an enjoyable fishing trip. I caught a 25 pound amberjack with many other bites taken at my bait. I would defiantly recommend Juancho to anyone that is looking for that offshore ocean fishing experience.

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United States
Went fishing on Saturday, July 8, 2017

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Germany
Went fishing on Thursday, June 1, 2017

Ich fahre schon mehre Jahre mit Salas und Joel zum Fischen.Bin noch nie enttäuscht worden.Auch die Touren in Monat Juli waren super.Die Ausrüstung ist perfekt.Die Jungs verstehen ihr Handwerk.Wünsche allen viel Erfolg.

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Zapopan, Jalisco
Went fishing on Thursday, July 6, 2017

Capt Salas provided a great day on the water. From the moment we stepped on the beach we knew we made the right decision. He knows these waters extremely well and loves to fish. That combination makes for an exciting day pulling in fish. Highly recommend selecting Juancho for your next charter, you will not be disappointed

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Dallas, Texas
Went fishing on Wednesday, July 5, 2017

The weather was perfect. Sal brought us directly to a lucky spot. We caught our first fish within minutes of casting.

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Garza Garcia, Nuevo León
Went fishing on Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Awesome experience. We had several fish on and lost some but the amberjack we caught were delicious. Captain Salas took us to a remote cove and let us snorkel while he cooked our fish.
We got into a school of sailfish that were amazing. Had it not been for a larger vessel coming by us, we would have landed at least two.
Best fishing trip I have ever been on!!!

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Garza Garcia, Nuevo León
Went fishing on Monday, July 3, 2017

We had a great experience with Captain Salas! We caught two good sized amberjack almost immediately. Very knowledgeable and professional! We will be back!

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Coweta, Oklahoma
Went fishing on Saturday, June 24, 2017

All went well, fishing was slow, but that is fishing. Sal never quit trying to get me into fish and thats when we caught the Barracuda. He spoke good English, very accommodating .  The only issue is that it is a cash deal so the last payment was to be in cash, My fault his fault I did not want to carry that mush cash to an unknown place or person.  Had to use credit card at a restaurant and got charged 16% extra.The trip is worth it for adults, would go back again and fish with Sal, small boat so be prepared to feel each wave..

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Salatiel Ku Caamal (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Thursday, June 29, 2017


Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, June 28, 2017

My wife and I took a half day trip with captain Sal and Johnny. They were both professional the entire time. The fishing was slow at first but they were persistent and we caught a mahi mahi and sailfish. We will book again when are back in the area.

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Salatiel Ku Caamal (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Thursday, June 29, 2017


Duncan, Oklahoma
Went fishing on Monday, June 26, 2017

If you want to just sit in a chair and have a rod handed to you, well that’s just not fishing. Captain Sala taught me how to deep sea fish. Tha blackfin sashimi I ate for lunch was worth much more than the sweat it took me to bring it in. We had two thirty pound amberjacks in the boat in 49 minutes from casting off. We had the 70 plus pound amberjack about 45 minutes later. And then the beautiful 25 lb Blackfin tuna, not long after. These were the fish I asked to catch and we did great. I would love to fish with him every time I go to Mexico

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Went fishing on Monday, June 12, 2017

Victor and Chaleco worked hard, my son landed a nice white marlin after a fight of almost an hour. Would have liked using a different method than just trolling, but we were pretty much the only boat to catch a worthy fish that morning, so will yield to the experts.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Saturday, June 24, 2017

My fishing partners and i had a ton of fun with Salatiel and his cousin during our time on the water! It was very rough out there, but the captain was constantly working to do everything he could to get us on fish! Unfortunatly my girlfriend ended up getting sea sick and we ended our trip early, However if i make it back to Mexico i will definately book with Salatiel again!!!! It was a great trip and hope to make it back again to fish with him! He is very courtious and attentive to your needs while your on the water!!!!

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Lake Jackson, Texas
Went fishing on Friday, June 9, 2017

Got to leave a little earlier to fish since the group in the AM drank too much and wanted to come back early which was a plus for us.  Caught a barracuda and some other smaller fishes.

Overall, great experience with Salatiel.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Went fishing on Thursday, June 15, 2017

This was definitely a good trip. Started out a little slow, but you can’t always control what the fish are doing. Ended up getting a big barracuda, and a handful of rockfish. Although I would have loved to get a sailfish or a mahi-mahi. The fishing crew definitely did everything they could to get us on the fish. Great day fishing

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Olathe, Kansas
Went fishing on Saturday, June 3, 2017

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Sandy, Texas
Went fishing on Saturday, June 10, 2017

We booked an afternoon half day trip with Captain Salas and Victor unfortunately the weather that day was less than ideal most boats were not going out at all. Captain Salas said he would take us out if we still wanted to go and so we did, we are the locos gringos. This was some rough waters but I LOVED it, it was like riding a small roller coaster and I had a BLAST! The Captain is a SUPER GREAT guy, he speaks English, Spanish and Mayan. They did everything they could to get us some fish on the lines but it just didn’t work out, sometimes you catch fish and sometimes you don’t and that’s OK. We had a great deal of fun and he took us over to a quiet are to snorkel for a bit and we saw turtle, sting rays and many fishes. It was GREAT!!  I thought the turtle was going to get me hahahahaha he was fighting with some fish parts with the stingray.  You cannot go wrong with booking a trip with Captain Salas, if I get to go back I will definitely fish with him again for sure!!!  June 10 Saturday was our trip.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, June 12, 2017

We had captain Victor. Small ponga style boat but rods and reels are very good.  Crew did a very good job of trying to catch fish we just only had one barracuda.  We had one blue marlin hit 2 baits but we did not get a hook set.  We saw one white marlin free jump, we just did not hook up.  We had the Blue hit right in front of Xcaret, about 2-3 miles from the beach.

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Coatepec, Veracruz
Went fishing on Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Perfect! Experienced crew and very friendly. Caught a Wahoo, Baracuda and a big Sailfish!
Highly recommended!

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fishing with captain Salatiel felt like fishing with a family member. Also, it is very clear that Salatiel fishes not just for a living…but to live.  He asked me what I “would wish to catch”. I told him that “I’ve never caught a sail fish”. Well…guess what: I/we caught the most beautiful sail fish I’ve ever caught. (Naturally he was honest about fishing vs catching and being lucky). I will definitely be back to fish with him.

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Garza Garcia, Nuevo León
Went fishing on Monday, May 22, 2017

Although the sea was very rough, Captain Salatiel handled the boat expertly making the ride as smooth as possible. About 2 hours into the trip we hooked a beautiful blue marlin! I had never deep sea fished or tried to land such a large fish but the Captain and his mate patiently guided me on exactly what to do. An hour and a half later we landed the Marlin! It truly was amazing! It was evident Capt. Sal loves what he does and truly wants you to be successful! It’s fishing though, not everyday can be successful but the Capt. will do everything he can to make it a good experience.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Thursday, May 18, 2017

Great day on the water.  Salas and his crew are excellent.  We spent four long hours hunting down fish.  They did everything they could do to help us catch at least one.  Would book them again for sure.  If you want a hard working crew and a true fishing trip, this is the place.  Can’t wait to do it again.

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Fort Madison, Iowa
Went fishing on Monday, May 8, 2017

My husband got sick and didnt feel well so we didnt go the whole time. Was a nice time while we were their.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Tuesday, May 16, 2017

We felt as if we were local Mexican fishermen. If you are looking for the real experience this is it. Sala and Luis made our day. We were on the fish quick and caught a good Mahi Mahi and Baracuda. Sala was rivaling our excitement with every fish. These two love to fish and will do everything they can to get on the fish. Finally the price can’t be beat. We have fished in many locations as we have traveled and this one was the best value for sure. Book and you won’t regret!!!

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, May 10, 2017

We had a good day fishing w Juancho.  We launched a bit after 7 AM on a somewhat windy day.  We trolled about 1/2 mile out in 700+ft of water with 2 downriggers set to 100 ft and 2 outriggers near the surface.  It was a bit of a bumpy ride on the way back north against the wind and no sign of fish.  We stopped and went part way back in and bottom fished by jigging for the last 30 minutes.  Jared landed a 25 pound jack and Jeff landed a 5.5 ft, 45 pound sailfish during the last 30 min.  Great fights for both.  The crew was great in helping us get the fish in the boat and taking photos.  They were as excited as we were - it is evident that they love to fish.

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Buffalo, New York
Went fishing on Saturday, May 6, 2017

Great day of fishing.
An amberjack,yellow groupsr,lost three sailfish.
I had an awesome time.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Sunday, May 7, 2017

Amazing results with jigging: caught four amberjack and one sailfish in just four hours (and about the same number got away!) by far our best fishing trip ever! Thumbs up!

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Boca del Rio, Veracruz
Went fishing on Friday, May 5, 2017

Excellent capitain , tried hard all trip , got two large barricuder at the end , unfortunately no sail fish , but that’s fishing. Will definitely use Salatiel again.no need to look any further.

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South Burlington, Vermont
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Mexico
Went fishing on Tuesday, May 2, 2017

La idea inicial era ir a practicar jigging, pero debido al estado de la mar y a las fuertes corrientes, me desaconsejó ese tipo de pesca, por lo que definitivamente fuimos en busca de algún Marlin, dorado, wahoo, etc. El pescado estaba difícil de encontrar, y el mar se fue poniendo cada vez en peor estado, pero gracias a la constancia, al buen hacer y elevado interés por parte del Capitán Salas en conseguir alguna captura a pesar de las circunstancias, finalmente llegó la picada y logramos pescar un bonito dorado que nos dejó muy buen sabor de boca. Gran profesional que recomiendo al 100%

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Edmonton, Alberta
Went fishing on Monday, April 24, 2017

Where to begin….....so many awesome things to say about this fishing trip!!!! For starters AMAZING….Captain Salas and his first mate were awesome. They made the fishing trip the most memorable part of our trip to Mexico. I booked this trip for my fiance as a surprise and I couldn’t of asked for a more perfect experience. Capt. Salas did his best to try and make sure we caught something. They had lines out in the water shortly after departing from shore and he had excellent tackle gear and I like that he used live bait. They were always scanning the areas looking and keeping their eyes open for anything out in the waters. They are out there because they love what they do and they want to share their love and knowledge for fishing with there patrons. We will be going back to Mexico with the kids in the fall and we plan on booking with Captain again so the kids can experience deep sea fishing and so we can spend the day with Captain Salas again super fun guy!!!

Thanks Captain Salas and first mate!!! We’ll see you soon :)

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Tula de Allende, Hidalgo
Went fishing on Sunday, April 23, 2017

Thanks for the effort you and your crew made for us to get on the fish. We had the Barracuda Brian caught for dinner last night. It was wonderful.  Thanks for the great morning fishing.

Mike Hansen
California

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Gillette, Wyoming
Went fishing on Tuesday, April 18, 2017

My husband and I went for a 6hr fish and snorkel adventure with Capt. Salas who told us we would start off by jigging and then maybe fish with bait and troll, whatever worked. I didn’t think we would catch a thing but within a half hour my husband was fighting a nice sail fish. Next it was my turn and it took me over 20 minutes to bring in a tuna. We landed two other fish both amberjacks and then went to a shallow area to snorkel in the crystal clear water. We saw turtles and rays and all sorts of colorful fish it was only topped by the delicious shore lunch that Capt. Salas prepared from one of the fish we landed. Deep sea jigging is way harder than jigging for walleye but the fish are so much bigger it is worth the effort. The crew on the boat were having as much fun as we were and we wouldn’t hesitate to go with Capt. Salas again.

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Irving, Texas
Went fishing on Friday, April 21, 2017

Captain is a nice guy and worked hard, but it was a bad day for fishing and we caught nothing.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Went fishing on Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Overall great trip. 26’ Skiff. Authentic fishing trip.

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Mérida, Yucatán
Went fishing on Tuesday, April 18, 2017

I knew from reading previous reviews that Capt Salas has a reputation for working hard to give his best effort to find fish for you and he did not disappoint us. My wife and I each landed nice fish. Capt Salas and crew provided the jigging equipment and knew where to find fish. Jigging and landing large fish is not easy so after 3 hours we took a break for snorkeling and Capt Salas made a delicious ceviche shore lunch using one of the fish we caught. We did get wet trolling after lunch but the wind was up and the waves were large so it was not unexpected. What an enjoyable day!

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Canada
Went fishing on Friday, March 3, 2017

Awesome day on the water with some friends and the crew I have been on many excursions with different crews but fishing with captain sala and his crew is by far the best experience I have had to date he works hard to bring results and has a wealth of knowledge about the whole area. Don’t waste your money on an expensive boat ride. Go and see captain sala if you want to catch fish

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Wednesday, April 12, 2017

We had an excellent afternoon with captain Salas and his crew. They were all very friendly, forthcoming, and professional. To top it off we succeeded in catching a 40lbs amberjack. The trip was one of the highlights of our Mexican vacation.

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Mérida, Yucatán
Went fishing on Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Very good first experience with sea fishing.

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Sarnia, Ontario
Went fishing on Saturday, April 8, 2017

We went out will Capt. Salas on April 8th for a 4 hr day of fishing.
started the day off by handlining for some bait fishing which was something i have never done.
That took about 20 mins and after catching about a dozen bait fish we were ready to get some big ones and that is exactly what we did.
Within a half hour we were are the fish.
By the end of the day we had caught 3 amberjacks and lost at least 3 or 4 more of them.
I would recommend this fishing trip to anyone interested in catching some once in a lifetime fish.
The next time I return to Playa Del Carmen I will make time to visit my friend Salas and go out on another fishing trip with him.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Friday, April 7, 2017

A great trip.  We fished hard but did not catch any fish.  It didn’t matter!  Great to be out on the water.  Learned a lot about different ways to fish.  Early morning start at 7 am was nice.  Really calm to start then got some wind and waves towards 11 am.  Saw different characters of the sea.

Great value.  Cptn Salas very personable and a great host along with his crew member.

Dave

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Went fishing on Monday, March 20, 2017

We took our son (13) deep sea fishing for his first time. He had the experience of reeling in a Amberjack that was around 35 pounds! Captain Salas was wonderful he helped the entire time while we watched. Bernardo was very attentive to the boat and helping with the rods. The day we went it was a slow day for catching. We only caught the one, but it was an experience we as parents and our son will never forget!! The crew did their very best moving from place to place to see if we could catch more, we even tried trolling. We all fely very safe on the boat. I would not recommend this for small children less than 10. Also, the web site needs to be clearer that you pay the final amount in cash only, which was fine I just wish I would have had more tip money for the crew. I would highly recommend Juancho to anyone who likes fishing! Thank you and we will definitely be back!!!

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Córdoba, Veracruz
Went fishing on Thursday, March 23, 2017

From start to finish it was an excellent day out. Capt’n Salas was ready to go when we arrived. Was friendly and informative. And we were fishing within 10 minutes of leaving the beach. Started with jigging and caught 1 amberjack ,then moved to trolling about halfway through. Caught a beautiful sailfish while trolling, first of the season. And after about a 30 minute fight landed a 6 foot beauty. Next time I am back here I will definitely use capt’n Salas again, and would recommend anyone else wanting to fish here to do the same

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Tula de Allende, Hidalgo
Went fishing on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

This was my second time fishing in Mexico. The first time I went trolling in shallow water around the reefs, North of Isla Muheres (Cancun), and caught around 10 beautiful fish—mostly barracuda and snapper. This time we jiggered for fish in deep, open water in front of the resorts in Playa Del Carmen and caught a small, 2lb tuna. Lots of work, lots of water splashing in the boat from waves, and a very small return on investment. The crew and boat were just fine, but with the poor luck we experienced this time, in deep, open water, I’ll stick with reef fishing for future fishing adventures. Perhaps we should have booked an early AM charter, because we left around 12:30PM—and I’ve heard the fishing is better in the morning.

Erik Egerdahl does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Hayward, California
Went fishing on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Tuesday, March 21, 2017

My family and I have been fishing with Captain Salas and Juan on the Juancho for several years now. There are always on time, always have the boat and equipment in good working order, and work hard to put us on fish.

They fish nearly every day of the year, so they always know where the bite is and what lures and baits are working. We usually jig fish for amberjack, but know that they are good at trolling as well. Over the years we have caught amberjack, kingfish, wahoo, dorado, sailfish, barracuda, snapper, grouper, and jacks. We love the variety, and many of the fish are very big as well. Finally, we appreciate that they will fillet the fish up for us at the end of the day. We love taking it to a local restaurant!

As a well traveled and enthusiastic fisherman, I can assure you then when you go out on the “Juancho” you will be going on a proper fishing trip, and not just a boat ride.

Viva Mexico - Cassidy

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United States
Went fishing on Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Great experience! Captain Salas was great at communicating threw the whole process! We had a few questions along the way because we booked months in advance,always quick to respond.The morning of the trip, he and crew were on time ready to go.The crew worked hard the whole trip! Caught a few smaller fish,and a huge Amberjack, which made our day! Cleaned our the way we asked. I will definitely use these guys again.
WAY TO GO JAUNCHO!

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Killeen, Texas
Went fishing on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

I’m a single mother so read carefully for a honest review. I went fishing with my 7 and 9 year old boys. We picked Capt Salas based on other reviews. My boys loved it. We have used the fancy charters (Captain Rick’s Charters - they were awesome too), but my oldest summed it up best. The Juancho may not have the fancy fish finders or gear, but the men knew where to find the fish. They were extremely pleasant & helpful to my boys. I had two extremely happy boys. We plan on staying in Playa next year & going fishing with him again. We will use him for more than one day. I felt safe & was very satisfied with his service. He never asked for payment - I brought it up at the end of the trip. He speaks good English & they allowed me to practice my Spanish. I can tell you that his main goal was keeping my boys happy by catching fish.

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St. Thomas, Ontario
Went fishing on Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Worst charter ever! Crew was late showing up. Captain was not the captain i seen in review and pictures. Did not welcome us no explanation of saftey gear and boat ettiqueete! They were more concered when i paid the balance of $210 us that a tipp was not giving first thing! last time i checked you tip at the end of service rendered according to the service provided! Not only did i not touch a fishing pole we had to ask what bait we were using! Zero personality! we sat at the front of the boat and they stayed at the back talking the whole time not paying attention to the lines!

Casey Baker does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Tijuana, Estado de Baja California
Went fishing on Friday, March 17, 2017

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United States
Went fishing on Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Did a 1-4 afternoon trip with Bernardo and his mate was Jesus. Not much conversation from either of them. They worked very hard but we caught zero fish. Water was very choppy.

Mike Austin does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Langley, British Columbia
Went fishing on Thursday, March 9, 2017

my friend and I booked a 6 hour trip with Captain Salal for fishing at Playa Del Carmen. We had a great time and ended up catching 6 fish including a large Barracuda! Captain Salal and his first mate worked very hard to get us on the fish and being a very avid fisherman myself really appreciated the effort he put in. i would highly recommend booking a fishing trip with Juancho!

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Zapopan, Jalisco
Went fishing on Saturday, March 11, 2017

We met Captain Salas at about 7:15 am.  He was very welcoming and friendly.  He took us to a couple of spots, where we tried jigging with no bites.  He then took us to a spot just south of PDC where he hit it big.  He would work for a few minutes (jigging is not as easy as you might think) when he started catching fish after fish.  We caught five large Amber Jacks ranging from 20 to 60 pounds.  Captain Salas worked hard.  I was seasick after jigging for a few minutes.  My wife was thrilled to be able to catch large fish in the open ocean.  One big check to her bucket list, checked!  A strong back and a bunch of endurance is need to reel in these big fish.  The captain and his helper were both very nice and accommodating the entire trip.  We highly recommend them.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Went fishing on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Went fishing on Sunday, February 26, 2017

Searching for a fishing trip so far away from home can be a daunting challenge because you never know what you’re going to get. After many hours of research Captain Salas of the Juancho kept coming up…now I know why. It was not only a great value but an experience we will treasure for years to come. In my opinion he is one of the best fishermen I have ever encountered. His experience and love for fishing were evident. We were made to feel at home from the moment we arrived. He was great w my in laws who have never been on a fishing charter and my mother in law loved the kindness he showed her. Speed jigging is tough for a first timer but I eventually caught on and what a blast! We caught 4 Amber Jack and 1 Wahoo within three hours (the biggest was 45 lbs). Afterward, we had our fish prepared at Indigo Beach which was absolutely wonderful. We started the day off as customers and left as new friends. You will not be disappointed w the decision of choosing Captain Salas and his crew of the Juancho. They were friendly and just amazing to fish with.
PS…I read a couple of bad reviews before our trip (don’t believe them ) I can’t imagine anyone ever giving Captain Salas a bad review…unless it was from non-fishermen. You will not be disappointed…and who knows you may have an unforgettable experience like we did. We will definitely book w Captain Salas next time we’re in Playa Del Carmen and the trip makes us want to come back sooner than later.

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Batavia, Illinois
Went fishing on Friday, February 24, 2017

My wife and I had a 6-hour trip with captain Salas and we had an amazing time. Unfortunately the weather was not good on our originally scheduled date but the captain has contacted us in advance and recommended to postpone the trip to a later day when the sea conditions are expected to be better. It was a great decision, the sea was calm, captain Salas and his deckhand were very courteous and hard working, they did their best to make our trip a memorable one. Captain Salas mentioned that trolling would be slow in this season, so we have done jigging pretty much during the entire trip and it was really productive. In the first hour we started getting bites from smaller amberjacks in the 5 to 8 lb range and we managed to bring 3 of them to the boat. My wife was having trouble with jigging so captain changed the set up to use live bait and she hooked a very nice triggerfish. We also got a very nice blackfin tuna in the 20-25 lb range and last bite of the trip was a gigantic amberjack approximately 50 lb. This was definitely the best fishing charter I have ever been so far and I have been to more than 10 charters at various countries. Would definitely recommend booking with captain Salas, I will definitely book another trip with him next time I am in the area

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Mexico
Went fishing on Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Excelente servicio
Contacto previo por correo
Lugar de encuentro accesible
En las fotos los resultados
Gracias Salatiel

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Galena, Illinois
Went fishing on Thursday, February 16, 2017

Caught two really nice fish, 25 lb barracuda and a 50 lb sail fish. Saw a sea turtle & several flying fish. This really made our whole vacation.  The captain & first mate were great. Would definitely book with them again.

 

 

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United States
Went fishing on Saturday, February 11, 2017

No fish were caught.  This happens but during the trip there was literally no communication other than to instruct us how to jig and ask every hour if we wanted a beer (whenever the first mate wanted one).  Silas the captain instructed us and it was the first mate that kept asking us if we needed anything from the cooler.  Not sure if it matters but when all the other charters went in to shore because a storm was brewing, we did not.  Silas did take us back to shore because my husband was getting sick on the boat with no food in his stomach.  We appreciated that!  But $500 was way too much to spend on a nap in his boat.

All in all he needs to work on his customer service, ie being more personable.

Alecia Dooley does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Salatiel Ku Caamal (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, February 20, 2017

I ask an apology. I always tried to make you feel good and comfortable. We always offered them something to drink, I did not think that bothered him. I offered jiggin fishing and you said it was a lot of work, I offered trolling and they said it was very boring, I also offered bottom fishing and they said the fish are very small. I just wanted to offer them the best. That day most of those who went fishing did not have the best day. There were very few catches, the fishes are good, regular or very bad, unfortunately I hit a bad day to you. I sincerely apologize. I hope your husband feels better soon. God bless you. thank you very much.

Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, February 13, 2017

Unfortunately our Captain was more concerned about chatting with his first mate and sharing private conversations than he was about the paying customers.  One word answers to questions (at best) and an “I don’t care” attitude.  Sadly I would not recommend this charter to anyone.  Sorry.

Johnny Strilaeff does not recommend Gardi Crew

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Mérida, Yucatán
Went fishing on Thursday, February 9, 2017

Booked for husband’s 40th Birthday.  Captain Salas was very knowledgable and could not have done more to help us catch fish. Superb experience which we highly recommend!

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Solidaridad, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Sunday, January 29, 2017

Today we had a perfect fishing trip with Salatiel and his crew. We’ve started at 7 am and after an half an hour we’ve catched the first fish. Bigger than we’ve ever expected!!
Altogether we’ve catched 5 yellow fins mackerel during our half day trip.

The crew was very friendly, helpful and also very funny! :) They showed us how to fish correctly and as you can see on the pictures: We’ve had a great time!

Finally we had a delicious ceviche, made from the fresh fish we’ve catched before.

All in all it was a perfect trip! Thank you so much for this unforgettable day!

Greets Franziska and Andreas, from Germany

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Preston, England
Went fishing on Thursday, January 12, 2017

Could not fault Captain Salas and his crew. They worked tirelessly to find and put us on the fish.
I found the style of fishing (speed jigging) hard work (I am 68) and after the first 30+lb Amberjack I was tired. After the second I was exhausted. But happy. Captain Salas works really hard to make your trip a success.

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Ripley, Oklahoma
Went fishing on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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Mexico
Went fishing on Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Our trip with Captain Salas and his mate was awesome. He is very professional and works hard to find the fish. This will now be part of our annual trip to Mexico. If you are serious about fishing this is the right captain to book. He knows the area well! After reading up on the captain decided to book a second 4 hour trip for myself. it was more than worth it.  Chris

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Irving, Texas
Went fishing on Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Had a great time. Capt Salas knows how to get on fish!

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Bogotá, Bogota D.C.
Went fishing on Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Very knowledgeable, Very professional. I look forward to coming back next year to do the exact same thing I did this year. I went alone and never once felt uncomfortable with the crew or the environment. I highly recommend captain Salas & his crew.

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Palos Verdes Peninsula, California
Went fishing on Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Caught my bucket list Amber Jack, Captain Salas really knows his stuff and worked really hard to be in right spots for jigging Amber Jack. Would definitely book with him again.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, December 19, 2016

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, December 19, 2016

We had a great day. The fishing was a bit slow, and it was hard work but we did catch a fish! I was a bit sea-sick so we changed plans and went snorkeling. We had a great experience with turtles and rays. The fish we caught was cooked at a restaurant and we had a great lunch! I highly recommend.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Sunday, December 18, 2016

Salatiel and Jesus were amazing , went straight to the fish, caught two Amberjacks within an hour. Its was brilliant . Highly recommended for serious fishing.

Thanks guys

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Dallas, Texas
Went fishing on Saturday, December 17, 2016

Our fishing trip was great captain salas was sick but he’s deck hand Jesus jumped right in and took over. He fished his butt off helping us catch some nice amberjacks!

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Mexico
Went fishing on Thursday, December 15, 2016

We went out in the morning and after 5 minutes fishing had the first fish a 20 pound amberjack after that we had a really big one on but it fell off. Had a few more fish during the day but they also fell off and one was eaten by a shark. Great day can recommend going out on Juancho with captain Salas

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Went fishing on Monday, December 12, 2016

Had a great time today with Sal and Jesus, they even took us snorkeling on the way home.. would go again and recommend to anybody

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Mexico
Went fishing on Saturday, December 10, 2016

We have used Captain Salas numerous times and this is my first time to make a public review…we have gone out with him with just my husband and I, we have gone out with him with our 3 kids, we have gone out with him and other couples and we have also used him for a corporate event for Ky company to offer fishing excursions to our employees…
He is great with people and fun to spend half or all your day with…
We have used other fishing tours in other areas but when we come back to Playa del Carmen he is the only charter we use…we wouldn’t have it any other way!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Went fishing on Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Awesome fishing trip, my husband absolutely loved it. We had a great time and would definitely do it again!!

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United Kingdom
Went fishing on Wednesday, November 23, 2016

My second trip with Capt Salas! Not only is Salas an expert fisherman (I have never not caught a massive haul with him!) he is a genuinely lovely chap as is his first mate Jesus! It is a delight to fish with him and even better to enjoy eating he catch with him afterwards. I genuinely can not recommend fishing with Salas enough.

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United States
Went fishing on Friday, November 11, 2016

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Westland, Michigan
Went fishing on Wednesday, October 19, 2016

We had a great time fishing, captain on time, weather was perfect, caught 1 barracuda and 1 benito. It was the afternoon trip from 1 - 4, would have liked the morning but still a great afternoon. Thank you

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Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Tuesday, October 11, 2016

I had a unique opportunity to realize a variety of feelings, emotions and sensations while aboard the Juancho with Capt Salas and Jesus: relaxation, exhilaration, excitement, anticipation, satisfaction, disappointment (when a mako shark ate my amberjack while reeling it in and then after fighting the same shark for 10 strenuous minutes and he threw the hook), camaraderie, laughter, accomplishments and the wonderment of the sea and its inhabitants.

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Highwood, Illinois
Went fishing on Friday, October 7, 2016

Captain loves his job and it shows. We were able to land about a 25lb amberjack and enjoyed eating it ashore. Captain knows how to locate the fish.

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United States
Went fishing on Friday, September 2, 2016

Hurricane Hermine had caused our trip to be cancelled for three mornings in a row but Captain Salas and I kept trying to make it work and at noon on the third day the wind laid enough for us to go fishing. Captain Bernie and Jesus meet Mike and I at the boat and we were fishing by 12:30 pm.  Around 1 pm we hooked up with our first fish which was a beautiful sailfish, around 7’ long.  We caught 3 barracuda after that, one of which was very large, around 5’ long.
This fishing trip on the “Juancho” was the highlight of our vacation. The crew was awesome and i really appreciate Captain Salas working with me for several days to make this trip happen. I would tell anyone they are missing out if they don’t go fishing on the “Jauncho”.

Sincerely,
Brian Guest

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Mexico
Went fishing on Sunday, July 31, 2016

Captain Salatiel did a great job getting us on fish! This was my first experience on the ocean and he and his mate Jesus worked extremely hard to make it memorable. To say that I highly recommend him is an understatement. While I can’t promise you a catch like mine, it is fishing, not catching, I can promise that this captain will do his utmost best to put you on fish.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Sunday, July 10, 2016

Captain Salas had 5 high quality, very large conventional reels with lever drags. Easily handle a 500lb fish with his gear, chair and belt. We caught a 25lb cuda, a small needlefish and a 10lb cuda. Big fish were miles out due to recent rain, but El capitan got us on some shallow water cudas. Deck hand was very helpful and led us on an awesome snorkeling tour for a quick 30 minute break. The boat was plenty big for 3-4 people +crew. Not a big beautiful yacht, but it is very clean got the job done very well. Helped us get setup with a beach restaurant to cook our fish. Honest captain.

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South Grafton, Massachusetts
Went fishing on Friday, June 17, 2016

We had terrible weather and less than ideal conditions but the captain and his crew went above and beyond to make this trip the most memorable part of our family vacation .  He made A potentially bad situation into a lifelong memory for my family !  THANKYOU!

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El Paso, Texas
Went fishing on Wednesday, June 29, 2016

First let me say that I write about 1 review per year. A review must be earned whether good or bad. Captain Salas was great, on-time, clean boat, very knowledgeable and was truly excited to help you catch fish. We caught 5 barracuda’s, a jack and king fish. We tried several different methods and he was eager to show you how to fish and what to do. This crew member was great and always was preparing for the next type of fishing and keeping the boat clean. We did the full day trip and it was worth it. Many people we spoke to caught fish in the afternoon, but all of ours were in the morning before 1pm, so you never really know when the fish will be biting. Captain Salas filleted the fish we caught and recommended a restaurant that will cook them for you, for a small fee. Remember to bring your own lunch, Salas provides all the drinks. We saw many people that went fishing with other fancy boats previous to our trip and didn’t catch anything, so if you want to catch fish go with Capt. Salas.

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Wichita Falls, Texas
Went fishing on Tuesday, June 21, 2016

It rained the weeks before we arrived and we were battling a full moon which lowered the abundance of fish.  Capt Sal warned us in the morning and then described what all we were going to do.  Troll for a while for big fish, Bottom feed for shallow water fish, and jig for shoreline fish.  We gave it our all in the 4 hours we booked and we were successful enough for the circumstances.  We caught a 3 1/2 foot barracuda, some sea bass, and numerous others that we released.  Had a lot of hits that got our bait but not the hook.  It is called FISHING and not CATCHING!!!  We will definitely book this trip again with Capt Sal the next time we come to Playa. Had a great day at sea with family and felt very safe and cared for by the crew.

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United States
Went fishing on Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Just a slow day or the wrong time if the year ?  We went out early and trolled as the captain said bottem fishing and jigging hadn’t been good.  No luck but the crew worked hard.

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Paonia, Colorado
Went fishing on Friday, June 10, 2016

We had a great trip and caught a really nice Wahoo.  We hooked a small sail, but it got off the line.  The trip, overall, was great and the captain and crew were really great, too.  The boat is pretty small, so be aware of that.  But, overall, it was worth the money.

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Houston, Texas
Went fishing on Monday, May 30, 2016

We had a great fishing trip.  Our crew made the whole experience a lot of fun .  We had some fairly large seas on the return, but it was a great experience.  My wife caught a nice Mahi Mahi which cooked up very well when we returned to our house.  Many Blessings and Thanks for helping with the arrangements.  RCDC.

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Mexico
Went fishing on Wednesday, May 25, 2016

First time booking a fishing trip and it was beyond what I expected ! We caught 2 mahi mahi and a huge sailfish , since the sailfish was so heavy and strong he had equipment to help relieve the force from the fish which helped so much . Captain Salas knows his stuff and was determined to get a catch for us ! We had so much fun! We would definitely book again next time we come . You will not be disappointed! excellent service .

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Thursday, May 19, 2016

Capitan knows his stuff, we got 2 dorados and a marlin. Great trip. Loved it. I recomend capitan Salas. He is good people.

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Omaha, Nebraska
Went fishing on Wednesday, April 27, 2016

“Juancho - Captain Salas and his 1st mate were awesome - had a great trip and caught 2 Mahi Mahi. The color of the water is beautiful dark blue and turquoise and the fish colors were just amazing. If you want to get the real feel of fishing on the ocean - sign up with Captain Sala. Did you see his picture of the 450 lb Marlin they caught in July 2015 on his website? The whole experience was very professional and enjoyable and I hope you get a chance to get out there with the team and catch some fish! Keep your lines tight!”

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United States
Went fishing on Friday, April 22, 2016

We had a great time! Only hooked up on 2 fish but one was a 100lb marlin!

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Munich, Bavaria
Went fishing on Monday, March 7, 2016

Es war ein toller Tag.Salas versteht sein Handwerk!!

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Mesa, Arizona
Went fishing on Monday, February 15, 2016

I was there during the off season, so the fishing was not so hot.  But Capt. Sol did everything possible to get us fish.  My only complaint is we wanted to bottom fish.  When we got there he said today was no good for bottom fishing, so we trolled.  While trolling we saw other people bottom fishing.  It was still a fun time, and I always learn something new.  You will get wet on this trip.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Monday, February 1, 2016

Took a chance this time of year but we got lucky. Weven got 4 barracuda and are happy we went. Captain knows his stuff.

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Perstorp, Skåne Län
Went fishing on Thursday, January 21, 2016

We have only positive things to say about captain Salas, his helper and his boat Juancho. He is a great fisher who knows where the fish are. We caught barracuda, amberjack and bonito. We can highly recommend taking a fishing trip while in Playa del Carmen and Juancho is a great choice.

/Two Swedish guys.

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United States
Went fishing on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

We had a good time with Capt. Sala, and enjoyed getting to know him.  The fishing was not particularly good that day.  We lost a couple of amberjack early and landed only one small barracuda in a 3/4 day trip.  But we felt that Capt. Sala had done all the right things to catch fish.  They just did not cooperate.  We would recommend Capt. Sala and Juancho to other fishermen.  Fishing should be better April to June.

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Munich, Bavaria
Went fishing on Thursday, January 14, 2016

Wir waren einen halben Tag mit Captain Salas und seinem Bruder (der gut deutsch spricht)zum fischen.
Es war tolles Wetter wir haben schöne Fische gefangen waren in einer tollen Bucht zum schnorcheln,kurzum es war ein nahezu perfekter Tag.
Zum Abschluss waren wir mit den beiden noch in einem Restaurant wo unser gefangener Fisch für wirklich kleines Geld exzellent zubereitet wurde und unser Fang ausgiebig begossen wurde.

 

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Monterrey, Nuevo León
Went fishing on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Captain Salas & his mate Jesus were wonderful. 4 of us caught 125 lbs of Amberjack in 4 fish, missed 3 other significant fish. They arranged for us to get our fish cooked at a local restaurant, a great experience.

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Serbia
Went fishing on Monday, October 12, 2015

Had a great time with Captain Salas.
Would recommend him to anyone.
We had a few big fish on but couldn’t
get them in the boat.
You won’t be disappointed if you book
your fishing trip with captain Salas

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Enfield, Enfield
Went fishing on Friday, September 25, 2015

We had a Great day fishing, only had two fish captain salas worked hard all day for us to catch more but it was just not to be on that day but that’s fishing

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Krum, Texas
Went fishing on Monday, September 21, 2015

Myself and my friend, Roberto, wanted to catch Mahi Mahi in Playa del Carman and we did just that with Capt. Salas. Even though it is not the best time of the year for Mahi Mahi, we were still to catch them. We also caught Barracuda. Capt. Salas knows where the fish are and how to catch them. We had an awesome time. I would strongly recommend booking a trip on the Juancho with Capt. Salas if you want to catch fish and have a great time.

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Cancún, Quintana Roo
Went fishing on Sunday, September 6, 2015

We had a great trip! Even though it is the “slower” fishing season capt Salas and jesus were awsome! They put us on a huge baracuda and several other fish. We cant wait to cone back and do it again!

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Euless, Texas
Went fishing on Monday, April 13, 2015

We had a great time. Captain Salas stayed with it and we were able to catch a Barracuda. They cleaned the fish and referred us to a beach front resturant that cook it for us at 7 dollars per person. We had a great time! We will go again.

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Went fishing on Monday, January 5, 2015

Good, serious and experienced capt and good overall experience.. Got 3 amberjacks in 4 hrs trip

Fished January 2015

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Went fishing on Friday, September 26, 2014

The captain was very good and the mate was very helpful.The captain spoke English better than I thought he would.The boat was a little small as you advised me which would have normally be fine for me but because of the rain was a little uncomfortable but the captain gave me a waterproof jacket to put on.I would have liked to catch a sailfish but that was not in the stars for that day,although the captain did try until it got boring so we then did some bottom fishing which was good.we then tried trolling for bigger fish and that was when I caught a dolphin and a barracuda. I would definitely recommend this boat but only to people who have sea legs as the rollers were about 5 feet and we did get rocked a little.

Fished September 2014

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