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Bud n' Mary's Sportfishing Marina

#22 of 154 Tours in Islamorada
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Address: 79851 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3812
Phone Number: +1 305-664-2461

Bud n' Mary's Fishing Marina is a historic fishing marina located in...

Bud n' Mary's Fishing Marina is a historic fishing marina located in Islamorada, FL, the sportfishing capital of the world! We offer offshore, inshore, and party boat fishing. We also have boat rentals, lodging, diving, snorkeling, and a deli on site! Come see why Bud n' Mary's has been a florida keys fishing tradition since 1944!

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October Tarpon

My son in law and I went out with Capt. Rick Stancyzk mid October and had a great time. Rick worked hard to show us a good time even in strong winds he found fish. We landed two... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kamloops, Canada
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Placida, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am an Experience Licensed USCG Captain. Having Mastered many Large Sport Fishing Yachts and sailing vessels. Sailing those vessels throughout the Caribbean and Latin America as well as the North East. I have also fished for everything within those waters successfully over my many years. I have heard many good things about Bud and Mary's Marina staff and the... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son in law and I went out with Capt. Rick Stancyzk mid October and had a great time. Rick worked hard to show us a good time even in strong winds he found fish. We landed two nice Tarpon and lost a couple more. Also picked up some nice Black tip sharks and a big Shook. Thanks Rick for... More 

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My 14 year old son and I went on a fishing trip to the backcountry with Capt. Rick Stancyzk on Oct. 16th. Couldn't have had more fun! We hooked five tarpon, landed three including two 80lb. fish, plus several sharks, snook, a redfish, and several other species. Rick is professional, knowledgeable, and very patient. We will definitely be coming back.... More 

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Let me start off by saying I'm an inshore/offshore captain out of Cape Canaveral. I know when mother nature makes being a guide tough. Often you won't ever get what you ask for and its up to the Skippy to make your trip great at that point. Opting out of the offshore fishing because we catch the same stuff up... More 

Thank Tyler_Vollmer
Farmingville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Went fishing on the B&M with great captain Charlie and Austin. Great guys very knowledgeable brought the fish to us. Amazing time.

Thank stacyg920
Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had two great days of fishing with Nick aboard the Broad Minded on Sept. 9/10 and 9/11. The first day we caught our limit of Yellowtail Snapper, a Cero Mackerel and 18 Blackfin Tuna. We probably lost another 10 Tuna to sharks. On Sunday we went out and again caught our limit of Yellowtail, 4 King Mackerel, 1 Blackfin... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Through the marina we booked Captain Vincent Biondoletti who helped our 13 year old son fulfill his dream of catching (and releasing) a 100 lb + bull shark! They even saw a crocodile! He was very good with him and a very professional guide. The marina was great to work with also.

Thank Natimom1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My son who is 10 went scuba diving for the first time. He had a blast! Emily our instructor was very patient and knowledgeable. She made made Noah feel very safe. She is amazing. We look forward diving with her again. The boat captain was so energetic and friendly. I can't remember his name but he has long blonde hair... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

When my husband and I got here for our honeymoon, we knew we wanted to do a fishing charter, we just didn't know which one. The guys in the tackle shop were able to help us find one best suited for our honeymoon and picked a guide they thought would work best with us. They picked Mike Basset for us,... More 

Thank EmilySuzannePulido
Louisburg, Kansas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My son & I just got back from 4 days at Bud & Mary's. Unbelievable experience. Captain Bill Bassett took us back-country fishing on Saturday, Sept 10th. Caught snook, redfish, bluefish, bonnethead shark, 2 blacktip shark, 2 stingray & a huge Bull shark! Saw a saltwater crocodile about 60' away.....and too many bird species to count. ( also dolphin...lagerhead turles... More 

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