Megacatch

Megacatch has some of the best fishermen in the area who know the best fishing spots in Papagayo Gulf. They are at your service year-round, so anytime you decide to go fishing, they will be ready! Your adventure starts at Playa Del Coco, but get in touch if you need a pick up from another place.

The crew welcomes you to their 29’ Fiberglass boat. She can accommodate up to 6 guests, where 4 of you can fish at the same time. The boat has a private toilet, flybridge, a fighting chair, a live bait tank, and lots of other features that will make your ride more comfortable and your fishing successful.

Depending on which trip you choose, you can target Marlin, Sailfish, Barracuda, Mahi Mahi, or Tuna. These species are very fast and hard-fighting, so you’ll definitely experience great rod-bending action if you encounter them. For those interested in something calmer, target Groupers and other species closer to the shore.

Some species, such as Roosterfish, have to be released. The ones you can keep will be cleaned and filleted for you after the trip.

The crew will cover your fishing equipment, lures, baits, and also your drinks and snacks for the day. Longer trips will usually have a wider range of beverages and food prepared. Shorter trips are family-friendly and kids need to be at least 5 years old.

If you’re ready for an active, unique, and exciting day on the water, Megacatch invites you to join them!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $850
    price breakdown
    $850
    With the full fishing day, you can have more fun and more time to reel in the fish you desired. You'll do 4 hours of trolling and 2 hours of bottom fishing, mixed with spinning around rocky spots. You'll start early in the morning and be done before lunch.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    You'll go 10-15 miles from Coco beach to fishing for Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, and Roosterfish. You'll start early in the morning because that's the best time for action. Your fishing equipment, snacks, and drinks are covered by the crew.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    On a half day trip, the crew will take you around 10 to 15 miles from Coco beach. You'll target Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, and Roosterfish. The crew will cover your fishing equipment, snacks, and drinks.
  • Private trip
    Mixed Fishing Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    You will go fishing for 3 hours on trolling style and later you'll go to a good place for 30 minutes to do snorkeling and spend 15 minutes and the beach. The crew will provide you with fruits and chips whit guacamole. On the way back you'll put the lines again for 45 more minutes.
  • Private trip
    Mixed Fishing Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    You'll go to fishing for 3 hours on trolling style and later go to a good place for 30 minutes to do snorkeling and spend 15 minutes and the beach. The crew will cover your fishing equipment, fruits, and chips with guacamole. On the way back, you'll fish for 45 more minutes.
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About the Charter Operator

Megacatch
Coco, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
39 Fishing Reports
1 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2019
"I've spent all my life living in the ocean or near it, surfing and fishing are my passions." Captain Miguel has been fishing for 6 years, exploring many places in the country and in Panama. He is from the south, but has been living in Playa del Coco for almost 4 years. He participated in his first local tournament in 2018. He and the first mate speak English and Spanish, so you'll be in safe hands when you embark on an adventure with them!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Red) Grouper (Red)
Marlin (Striped) Marlin (Striped)

Roosterfish Roosterfish
Sailfish Sailfish
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Fiber Glass (Angler) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha 4 strokes engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
29 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Coco to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

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