Runaway Sportfishing is a full-service charter operation running out of Tamarindo, Costa Rica. They offer half and full day trips fishing the awesome table and game species which call the area home, from Roosterfish, Jacks, and Snappers inshore to Sailfish, Tuna, Marlin, and more in the deep blue waters up to 40 miles out.
The “Runaway” in a 32’ Blackfin sportfisher which was completely overhauled in 2016 and now features enough equipment bring in any species, as well as some little luxuries to make your trip even more enjoyable.
Her comfortable interior is complete with an enclosed head, and a small galley. She has plenty of space to relax out of the sun after heavyweight billfish battles, and a folding bed for if the fish really get the better of you.
Up on deck, you will find the latest electronics and navigational equipment to get you on the fish, outriggers and downriggers to effectively target them, and a rocket launcher-style fighting chair for when you get hooked on a monster. She also has a livewell and tuna tubes to make sure that happens.
Spend a quick morning cruising the bays for some fun food fishing or a whole day offshore battling to beat your personal best against blue water beasts like Marlin and Sailfish. Whatever you do, you will have the perfect boat, the best equipment, and one of the most experienced crews around.
You can trust Captain Carlos to get you on the biggest fish wherever you are. With 20 years of charter experience and a lifetime in these local waters, he heads an all-local crew who will stop at nothing to make your fishing dreams come true.
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
Food (Lunch & Snacks)
About the Captain
About this listing
Blackfin (Flybridge) originally built in 1993, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 385HP Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.
Types of fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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.
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:
Tamarindo Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Runaway Sportfishing - Tamarindo
- $800 per group - Half Day Trip - Nearshore (AM) (5 hours)
- $800 per group - Half Day Trip - Nearshore (PM) (5 hours)
- $1,250 per group - Full Day Trip - Offshore (8 hours)
- Fighting Chair
- GPS Furuno
- Fishfinder Furuno
- Bed Sofa bed in side the cabin
- Live Bait Well
- Tuna Tubes
- Rods, reels & tackle (Penn and Shimano)
- Live Bait
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- First Mate
- Lunch (Only offer on full day charters)
- Inshore Fishing
- Nearshore Fishing
- Offshore Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Bottom Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- Jack Crevalle
- Marlin (Blue)
- Rainbow Runner
- Snapper (Cubera)
- Tuna (Yellowfin)