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Charly's Sailing and Sport Fishing

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Address: Cond. club de tenis puesta del sol loc. 8-B | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48354, Mexico
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+52 322 221 0352
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09:00 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:30
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At Charly's sailing and sport fishing, you will find everything that you...

At Charly's sailing and sport fishing, you will find everything that you need to make your vacation unforgettable with the best tours and activities in the bay! We try every single tour before adding it to our list, so we know if it is safe, fun and worthy for our customers and friends!! Personalized customer service in our office located at Marina Vallarta. No time-share, no cheats. Just fun and good deals!

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Honest, Experienced and Fun Fishing

When I researched CHARLY'S SPORTFISHING and booked a trip we were hoping to catch a marlin, sailfish or tuna. When it was time for the trip the water temperature were still low... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wally V
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Boise, Idaho

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Boise, Idaho
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I researched CHARLY'S SPORTFISHING and booked a trip we were hoping to catch a marlin, sailfish or tuna. When it was time for the trip the water temperature were still low and the targeted fish were not likely in the area. It was suggested that we spend the first half of the trip catching other fish then try for... More 

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melbourne
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623 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did a trip yesterday with 7 of us, left just after 7am. Nice boat, fishing gear was adequate. Deck hand was enthusiastic and precise with setting up gear. We spotted a sailfish on the surface so the deckhand got really excited and set a live bait up and tried to entice sail fish but he must have already had a... More 

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1 Thank emelian
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93 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 10 year old son is an avid fisherman! He absolutely loves fishing, and this company took the time to really make his fishing day a great one! My son says that Captain José was the most awesome captain EVER! Thank you Charly's for making his day extra special!

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1 Thank Sophiita
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were unable to book a fishing trip due to time but Omar Santoyo helped me in booking an excursion for my group of 12 to go on the zip lines. He was very helpful and made sure everything was taken care of for us.

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1 Thank Aubrey W
Iowa
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Made our first trip to PV in early February and did extensive searches prior to find a reputable fishing charter to use while there. Came across Charly's on TA, and all the previous reviews were spot-on! Securing a boat/date/time was a breeze! Communicated with Jonathan via e-mail in the weeks before our trip, and received prompt, detailed responses to all... More 

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Omaha, Ne.
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43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We were in Puerto Vallarta for a week & booked a Fishing trip & a day of sailing with Charly's & could not have been happier with our trips. Charly or Omar answered our e-mails usually within hrs when we had a question & even called when we had asked about some of the boats we would be on. This... More 

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Wisconsin
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Third year in a row with Captain Poncho. This year we hit tuna about 10 miles out past the Marriettas. Caught 5, 40 lb + yellowfins in a couple of hours. Poncho and mate Jonathan know their stuff and it's a real pleasure being on their panga. Will definitely make it again next year.

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Red Deer, Canada
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

When I visited CHARLY'S SPORTFISHING and booked a trip it was with the intention of perhaps catching a marlin or at the least a sailfish. If the conditions were right this could happen. When it was time for the trip I found that the water temperature was really low and that the targeted fish were not likely in the area.... More 

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Simi Valley, California
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Charly´s Sailing & Sportfishing was a great company to work with. Jonathan was very helpful and responsive from scheduling the booking and even going as far as helping arrange transportation. He went out of his way to accommodate ever need. Not to mention Captain Cesar nearly risked his life to catch us a huge 400lb Blue Marlin! The catch was... More 

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Madison, WI
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is the 2nd time I've used this company to book a deep sea fishing charter. I can say they work hard to make sure the day is the best it can be. Fishing isn't a precise science so one is never guaranteed any success. Both times the captain and first mate have worked hard to find fish and make... More 

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