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Tarpon Fishing

Salvador was a great Captain and worked hard all day to put us on fish.. Picked us up at Resort on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DAPPER60
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san antonio
via mobile
What a great organization

This was my second year using this organization and once again it did not disapoint. Valentine was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
williammoore444
,
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
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Holbox Island, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salvador was a great Captain and worked hard all day to put us on fish.. Picked us up at Resort on time and ready to go. Fished offshore and then poled us through the mangroves all afternoon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second year using this organization and once again it did not disapoint. Valentine was our guide and not only did he always get us in to fish but he is so patient when ever my casting falls apart! We went to some...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had a blast fishing with Holbox Tarpon Club! Still new to fly fishing but the guide was extremely helpful and put me on multiple fish!

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Carlos was a wonderful guide! We left bright and early, headed out to wherever the fish were biting and the lunches were delicious. We had a great time and went out a couple days in a row because of it AND we were there at...More

1  Thank Shawn S
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

The owner, Alejandro Vega Cruz ("Mr Sandflea"), is a legend in the fly fishing world. He has been featured in several films and many fly fishing articles. He has had some serious medical problems and seldom guides personally now, but he has a staff of...More

1  Thank John S
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

I just got back from Holbox and OMG the people there are so GREAT now back to the fishing i met Mr sand flea and told him the skill level i was and he hooked me up with Valentine it was kinda windy but this...More

Thank Buddy S
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

This was a bucket list item for my partner so in doing research Mr. SandFlea's name came up (Alejandro is his actual name) . Through email we worked out logistics, he provided licenses, equipment and everything needed for a successful fishing adventure. The day before...More

1  Thank lal1024
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

There is no better fly fishing guide operation in the northern Yucatan than Captian Alejando Vega Cruz fondly known as Sandflea. This guide service is known for producing the Grand Slam of fishing, bone, permit, tarpon and snook. The best thing that I can say...More

Thank Marcia K
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

My wife and I fished with two different guides. They were both excellent in their ability to get us into tarpon. They worked very hard poling the boat and positioning us in relation to the wind. We both caught tarpon and missed/didn't land many others....More

Thank Silas1
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

What an incredible experience! I have done several exotic fishing trips and I would highly recommend this experience. The guides are fabulous, very skilled, accommodating and great personalities. Can't wait to go back next year. Gracias Alejandro!

Thank Garson H
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