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Address: Mazatlan Marina, Mazatlan, Mexico

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Awesome boat!

The crew was very helpful and professional. I've been on other boats here but the Bula is my favorite. Take it to deer island and hang out for the day!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 May 2016
Andrew N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

As for the Bula, which is a 45' catamaran that takes you to one of the islands just off shore. This is a very casual tour. Do not expect a lot and you will enjoy it, but this is nothing like the catamarans in Hawaii. It is an old tired, but beefy boat. They have snorkel gear and a kayak.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

The crew was very helpful and professional. I've been on other boats here but the Bula is my favorite. Take it to deer island and hang out for the day!

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Thank Andrew N
Bremerton, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

The captain & crew were very friendly and helpful & spoke pretty good english for us "gringos". This is a pretty old catamaran, a bit rundown, but still solid enough to be a safe boat. About 40 feet by 24 feet (my estimate, no measurements known or taken). Very little sailing done on our trip, maybe 20 minutes as we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Let's go fishing! Get on the boat, on the way back catch yellow tail, and another little fish, get back to land, pictures, then fillet that fish, get it cooked, have Pina colada while waiting, then served to you, that was awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

We travel with a non mobile young adult with "dd" who depends on a wheel chair, a great grandma and this trip, a 5 year old. Sail Bula is the Best! Extremely accommodating, Safety conscious and English speaking. We love going out for the sunset cruise. We are picked up at our hotel and transported in the little red truck,... More 

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2014

Our resort booked our tour with Bula on 1/14/14 for a tour of Deer Island. We were picked up late by an open air cab with a driver that did not speak English. Even though we had a slip of paper from the resort confirming we had booked the tour, we almost were not allowed to come. Once we arrived... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2013

We went on the Bula about 10 years ago when we first started coming to Mazatlan. There was a nice group of 10 people and all of us had a wonderful time. They started off serving us a lovely fruit tray and offering assorted beverages. Great sail and smooth water! We anchored off Deer Island and spent several hours on... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2013

Toured on Bula 4 times, and I am going 3 more times, once each week, this next trip to Mazatlan. We sailed along with dolphins and jimmy buffet. The ceviche they made was excellent. Kayaks, snorkeling, sitting on the beach with open bar, cervezas y tequilla :)))

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3 Thank Billyon L
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2012

Had a good experience with Bula. We ended up being the only people scheduled for their Deer Island tour, but they ran it anyways. They dropped us off where we wanted for snorkeling and let us choose our activities. We also forgot to tell them we were vegetarians, but we didn't go hungry. They made us veggie sandwiches & had... More 

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3 Thank Nova M
Mazatlan, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2012

This is a great value and it's not so large a catamaran that you don't get personal attention. The crew is very accommodating and you'll LOVE Deer Island. This is a do not miss trip while in Mazatlan

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