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Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island

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Best fishing trip ever

First class accommodations. Adrien and Angie have a first class business including our captain... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Tony L
Amazing Accommodations, Great People, Tons of Fish

Can't recommend Reel Obsession enough. This place is amazing. I went 2 years ago with another group... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
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World-class BC fishing vacations at our lodge on Vancouver Island. Fishing the legendary waters of Nootka Sound and Esperanza for trophy salmon, halibut, tuna, lingcod, and more. Angling enthusiasts will experience the wild BC coastline in an...more
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509 Reno St | ., Zeballos, British Columbia V0P 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

First class accommodations. Adrien and Angie have a first class business including our captain Kashes, chef Billie, Alecia, Sam and the rest of the land staff. Fishing with Captain Kashes was awesome. 3 full days on the water we got our limit of Kings, Silvers,...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for the great words Tony.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Can't recommend Reel Obsession enough. This place is amazing. I went 2 years ago with another group of friends and loved it so much, I brought back enough people to rent the entire lodge. I can't wait to go back! Best part - I caught...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

We are very lucky to have such an amazing resource to share with our guests. Look forward to seeing you next year DJ. Cheers!

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We can't stop talking about our fishing vacation with Reel Obsession Sport Fishing! Aaron was our guide and his love to fish and fun personality, along with the great fishing, made for a super fun 3 days! At the dock we were always greeted with...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thanks guys. It was great meeting you and showing you how we do it at Reel Obsession. Ill look forward to seeing you guys next season or possibly before.

Reviewed July 10, 2018

It was my turn to arrange a family fishing trip to includes brothers, cousins and nephews (8 of us) from Washington, Montana, Illinois, Georgia and Tennessee. I had fished before off Vancouver Island but this was the first trip fishing with Reel Obsession and 1st...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

It was great fishing with you and your family .I'm glad you guys had a good trip, we appreciate the wonderful review.

Reviewed July 6, 2018

I've always wanted to take this kind of fishing adventure and Reel Obsessions made it even more special. The setting is beautiful and the lodge is just what you'd want in a fishing retreat. The accommodations were comfortable, the food far exceeded our expectations and...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

It was great spending a few days on the boat with you guys. I'm glad we got you guys using single action reels (knuckle busters) and having fun fighting your fish with them. Ill look forward to seeing you and meeting your sons next year.

Reviewed June 21, 2018

This is my second trip to Reel Obsession's lodge. The rooms are clean and new, Chef Billy is terrific, he paired our wine with the food he prepared. Every staff member was completely focused on ensuring we had a great trip. We caught our limit....More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for the great comments Robert. Its always great having guys who have fished allover the world come and see how we do it at Reel Obsession.

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Yearly, our dealership rewards our grand master technician status holders with a fishing trip. This year, we chose Reel Obsession. We could not have had a better time! The l9dge was clean, warm, and very homey. The chef was absolutely top notch. The rooms were...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Thanks Paula.It was great to get your group out to our lodge and see how we do things here. We really enjoy showing our guests a great experience.

Reviewed August 16, 2017

My party of 4 fished with Reel Obsession in July 2017. We spent 3 8+ hour days on the water with an excellent guide and all limited out on Salmon, Halibut, ling cod and gold eyes. Even caught a hatchery coho. All of us brought...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Im glad you had a great trip. Thank you for the wonderfull words. We will look forward to seeing you back next year!

Reviewed July 24, 2017

My Dad, cousin and I went on our annual fishing trip and we decided to head up to Zeballos to try our luck. It was one of the best fishing experiences that I have ever done. The salmon fishing for kings (Chinook, or Springs) was...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Thanks for the great review Mark! Ill look forward to seeing you next year or down in Puyallup at the show!

Reviewed July 7, 2017

This has been my first time on a fishing charter-lodge experience so all I have to say is hands down what an overall exhilarating and epic experience. I can truly see why fishing can be an addiction. The rollercoaster emotions that run in my head...More

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AdrianOConnor, Owner at Reel Obsession Fishing Lodge Vancouver Island, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2017

Thank you for the great review! We always love showing our guests an unforgettable fishing adventure. I look forward to seeing you again.

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Response from AdrianOConnor | Property representative |
A typically industry gratuity is 10% of your invoice over the trip. This gets split 50% to the guide and 50% to the land based staff. This is per boat. Thanks for the question. Our staff tries to go above and beyond to make... More
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