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Rating Summary
Excellent
4.2 / 5
out of 5 stars from 31 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.1 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.2 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.1 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (11)
Waste of money
Half Day Trip out of Manga
Half Day Trip out of Manga
+8
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
78%
Friendly captain
85%
Recommend this charter
77%
Appropriate for children
78%
Satisfied with the boat
89%
Catch intended fish
70%
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United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Never seen so many fish!!!

Full Day Trip - Family Fun on May 24, 2018
Captain John knows where the fish are. My family had a blast!!
FishingBooker Member recommends Cartagena Fishing
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Joshua Z.
Central Islip, New York
Poor
1.0 / 5
Experience:
Poor
1.0 / 5
Boat
Poor
1.0 / 5
Crew
Poor
1.0 / 5
Overall

Waste of money

VERIFIED   Half Day Fun Fishing on March 14, 2022
Did not catch anything. The “captain” or whomever it was that I was talking with before the trip pawned us off on a crew...
Joshua Z. does not recommend Cartagena Fishing
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Jonathan L.
Kansas City, MO
Bad
1.3 / 5
Experience:
Poor
1.0 / 5
Boat
Bad
2.0 / 5
Crew
Poor
1.0 / 5
Overall

Day trip with Captain John

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Deep Dropping on January 24, 2020
What a terrible experience with Captain John. I’ve fished all over the world and have never experienced such a poorly run...
Jonathan L. does not recommend Cartagena Fishing
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Mark H.
Spring City, PA
Poor
1.0 / 5
Experience:
Poor
1.0 / 5
Boat
Poor
1.0 / 5
Crew
Poor
1.0 / 5
Overall

Just got back... disappointed

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Family Fun on January 6, 2020
I contacted a few different captains prior to going to Cartagena.  I was looking for a family fishing trip where I could also...
Mark H. does not recommend Cartagena Fishing
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Thomas N.
Fort Collins, CO
Poor
1.0 / 5
Experience:
Poor
1.0 / 5
Boat
Poor
1.0 / 5
Crew
Poor
1.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with John

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Deep Dropping on April 11, 2019
The equipment and boat were poorly equipped. We lost a nice fish due to the poor line management.  There was no lunch. I have...
Thomas N. does not recommend Cartagena Fishing
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