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Poverty Sucks Fishing

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Great Day on the water!

We had a great day on the water with Capitan Dietmar and Debby. We caught a big sailfish, had a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Amazing Memories!

Excellent, knowledgeable, fishing team. Thank you for the amazing memory. The Poverty Sucks Fishing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris R
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“mahi mahi”(7 reviews)
Poverty Sucks is a fully equipped classic 53 foot Hatteras fishing vessel in the upscale port of Puerto Aventuras, only an hour drive from Cancun. Unlike many competing charter fishing vessels, Poverty Sucks has a comfortable, air conditioned salon...more
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Puerto Aventuras 77750, Mexico
+52 1 984 128 0045
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day on the water with Capitan Dietmar and Debby. We caught a big sailfish, had a nice lunch and enjoyed the sun. Very nice couple and boat.

Thank Msterrifit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent, knowledgeable, fishing team. Thank you for the amazing memory. The Poverty Sucks Fishing charter will be my choice any time I’m in Puerto Aventuras. Never thought is was possible getting tired of catching Dorado.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been my 3rd trip fishing with Dietmar and Debbie over the years and I have nothing but positive experiences with them and thats after 5 ful days of fishing. First trip was a 3 day fishing trip back in April of 2014 with...More

2  Thank cr92max
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We spent the morning with this crew and were landing fish within minutes of leaving the marina. After a Barracuda and 5 good size Dorado we hooked a Blue Marlin. After an hour long fight we landed the 552 pound monster. The crew could not...More

1  Thank Dan V
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

After researching a ton of reviews, we chose Poverty Sucks because of the exceptional ratings and we were not disappointed! It’s a family run business with Capt. Dietmar and Debby along with 2 of the hardest working deckhands in the business. There are no guarantees...More

Thank msteindler2018
Reviewed 29 June 2018

My husband and I took our 3 grandkids (12-17) for their first deep sea fishing trip. We were able to reel in 1 dorado which made the trip for us. Demar and Debbie were very accommodating in taking a break from fishing and letting the...More

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience with this crew, was blessed with a beautiful day and 5 catches. Captain Demar is extremely experienced and we felt great under his judgement. His wife Debbie made us the most wonderful sandwich lunch. Highly recommend this charter!!! Poverty sucks!!!

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I planned on fishing at least two days while visiting Mexico and booked with Poverty sucks. Couldn’t be happier! The captain and crew were excellent and I was able to cross two new species off my list as well as a few more. Got a...More

Thank gracetattoo
Reviewed 17 May 2018

The captain and crew were the best. We book the 4 hour trip but wished we would have done the full day trip. We landed the biggest Barracuda I have ever seen and a nice sailfish.

Thank rickster12345992
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience. We booked a four hour fishing trip and it was worth every penny. The boat is big and comfortable. The captain and his crew were awesome. We caught and released a white marlin and a sail fish and kept 3 mahi mahi. They...More

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Lee D
21 July 2018|
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Response from Poverty Sucks k | Property representative |
That is the price of the boat..as of this year..not per person.. We can take up to 12 people per trip..all trips are private..no one else is added to your trip..Hope to get you out fishing!!
Angel J
2 May 2018|
Response from povertysucksfishing | Property representative |
As of right now our prices are:$700.4 hours..$950..6 hours..$1200..8 hours..waters/sodas/ice on all trips..sandwiches/snacks on the 6/8 hour trips..Hope to get you out fishing! May is a great month!
19 March 2018|
Response from povertysucksfishing | Property representative |
Yes we do..We are avaiable all of those dates as of now.. We'd love to get you out fishing!!