Fish Hunter is located in Herradura and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. Juan Jose will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 5 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Dolphin, Sailfish, Marlin, Roosterfish, Snapper, and Grouper, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 28’ Fish Nautique boat that can safely take up to 4 anglers. This boat comes with a toilet.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. The boat will be supplied with snacks, drinks, and lunch for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Fish Hunter.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $540
    A fun 5-hour trip starting in the morning. The price includes all fishing equipment and catch cleaning. Capt. Juan Jose will supply water, sodas, snacks, fruit, as well as a lot of beer. The trip will start at 7:00 a.m. and finish at 12:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $540
    A 5-hour trip in the afternoon.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    Six and a half hours of fishing experience.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $780
    Enjoy 8 hours of fishing Costa Rica's fish-rich and gorgeous waters. The trip includes lunch, snacks, fruit, sodas, water, and lots of beer. All fishing equipment and catch cleaning are also provided. The trip starts at 7:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m.
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About the Captain

Juan Jose Sirias Rojas
Herradura, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
ID & License verified
5 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2022
Juan Jose takes you and your dear ones on a fishing adventure you won't soon forget. Join him aboard and discover Costa Rica's mesmerizing waters full of all kinds of prized species.

About this listing

Targeted species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Snowy) Snowy Grouper
Marlin (Black) Black Marlin

Boat specs

Fish Nautique (Center console) originally built in 2017, and restored in 2020. Powered by a 210HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip includes

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

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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 5 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Satisfied with the boat
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Wayne R.
West Palm Beach, FL
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Dorado caught on Fish Hunter

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on July 4, 2022
The captain communicated with me very well as the trip approached and was ready for me. We spent a few hours inshore without...
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Melissa L.
Abilene, TX
Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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GREAT EXCURSION!!!!

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (PM) on August 4, 2022
Hope you will all engage with captain Juan! Such a wonderful day! Attentive responsive supportive and all-around great captain...
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John P.
Boring, OR
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on August 7, 2022
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Jason M.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
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Fishing with Juan Jose

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (PM) on July 30, 2022
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Keven M.
Ladson, SC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on July 9, 2022
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FAQs about Fish Hunter – 28’

Fish Hunter – 28’ offers the following trips to customers:
  • $540 per group - 5 Hour Trip (5 hours)
  • $540 per group - 5 Hour Trip (PM) (5 hours)
  • $650 per group - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • $780 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Fish Hunter – 28’, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers

Trips booked with Fish Hunter – 28’ include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • First Mate
  • Lunch

Fish Hunter – 28’ offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing

Fish Hunter – 28’ offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Fish Hunter – 28’ include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Snowy)
  • Marlin (Black)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (Striped)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Roosterfish
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Cubera)