Papagayo Sportfishing / La Chila

Sport fishing charter in the area of Papagayo, Flamingo and Playa Conchal. We use to pick up by boat from almost any beach in this area, sometimes for free.
We are local people very knowledgeable about inshore fishing. You will keep the edible fish you catch, the crew will clean and bag it so you can keep it and bring to the hotel/house you are staying at.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $900
    up to 5 persons
    An 8 hours fishing charter starts at 7.30am and ends by 4pm. You can request fishing inshore or offshore, or both. Boat running time for inshore fishing goes from 20 to 30 minutes; however, you can request to fish in farther spots or the captain can decide fishing there; you will target for Cubera snapper, dorado, tunas, jacks or roosterfish, the offshore spots are at one hour boat running and you will target for dorado, yellowfin tuna, sails, marlin and seasonal wahoo.
  • Private trip
    Three Quarter
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $800
    up to 5 persons
    A 6 hours of fishing starts at 7.30am and ends by 2pm. You can request fishing inshore or offshore, but not both. Boat running time for inshore fishing goes from 20 to 30 minutes and you will target for small dorado, tunas, jacks or roosterfish, the offshore spots are at one hour bot running and you will target for dorado, yellowfin tuna, sails, marlin and seasonal wahoo.
  • Private trip
    Half Day
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $650
    up to 5 persons
    Half day or 4 hours of fishing starts at 7.30am and ends by noon. This is an inshore charter since there is not enough time to get offshore spots. Boat running time goes from 20 to 30 minutes and visit the closer fishing spots.
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About the Captain

Genaro Mendez
Coco, Costa Rica
We born in Coco beach and have been fishing the area for more than 30 years; so, we know the area and fish available and fishing spots.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Black) Marlin (Black)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)

Roosterfish Roosterfish
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Cubera) Snapper (Cubera)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Custom (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 450HP Cummins 8.1L engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
33 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Coco to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
American Express
PayPal

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

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