Samara Deep Sea Fishing

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Get the most out of your seaside vacation in Costa Rica by taking a fishing trip or sightseeing cruise with Samara Deep Sea Fishing. Located just 200 meters from Hotel Villas Samara, the company aims to show you the best deep sea and inshore fishing the area has to offer, as well as providing a comfortable base from which to watch the passing dolphins, turtles, and possibly even migrating whales.

Your trip will take place aboard the ‘Ballyhoo’, a classy 23 ft Proline offshore boat that is sturdy enough to fish the deep waters while providing a smooth and comfortable ride closer to shore. The boat almost seems to be bigger than its 23 ft length, with plenty of space for up to ten people on board. It is powered by a 300 HP Suzuki engine and also has a 15 HP back up engine for extra safety and trolling. With a T-Top for shade and a windshield at the front of the boat, you will be protected from the elements throughout your trip.

While Samara Deep Sea Fishing specialize in trolling for big game fish, they also offer inshore fishing expeditions, as well as bottom fishing. Your trip could involve jigging, popping, and spearfishing, and snorkeling equipment is provided on board in case you would like to take a dip while on your trip. Offshore, your target species could include Marlin, Sailfish, and Mahi Mahi, while inshore charters could result in you catching the striking Rooster Fish, small Tuna species, and the speedy Wahoo. But it’s not all about the fishing: you can also hire the boat for a romantic dolphin watching cruise at sunset, or take your kids out for a fun nature watching and snorkeling tour.

Drinks and snacks are included in all trips, and day trips also include lunch. Fishing licenses will also be supplied by the captain, who will clean and fillet your catch at the end of the trip.



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Offshore Fishing
    Just booked!
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A full day trip fishing for Marlin, Sailfish, Dorado, and more. Drinks, snacks, and lunch are included in the price of the trip. 4 pp
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Offshore Fishing
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $700
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    3/4 day fishing offshore looking for marlin, sailfish, large tuna etc! 4 people max. Drinks, fruit, sandwiches, all tackle and supplies included.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Inshore Fishing
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    Inshore fishing for Dorado, Tuna, Wahoo, Roosterfish, Grouper and more. Drinks, snacks and lunch are included in the price of the trip. 4pp
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    all included, sannaper, amber jack, tuna, grouper amd more, from 1 to 5 people
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Striped) Marlin (Striped)
Roosterfish Roosterfish
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Cubera) Snapper (Cubera)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Spearfish (Shortbill) Spearfish (Shortbill)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Proline (Walkaround) originally built in 2009. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
25 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
Drift Fishing
Handline
Spearfishing
Flounder Gigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancelation
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 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
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
PayPal
Bank Transfer

About the Captain

Helber Ruiz
Sámara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Member since February 2016
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I was born in.Samara, Costa Rica and have been fishing these waters as long as I can remember. At the age of 20, I moved to Edmonton, Alberta, to go to school. Here I become HET, and after 15 years of hard work I came back to Samara to start my own fishing company. I offer a great price for all kinds of people - come and enjoy fishing with me.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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5.00
out of 5 stars from 2 reviews
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Experience
3\/4day
3\/4day
3\/4day
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Angler Rating
2
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
50%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Tom K.
Moab, UT
 5.00
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Full day on the outside

VERIFIED   February 12, 2019
all boats were having a slow day, but no one works harder than this crew to get fish on. we had a great day and thanks to Heiber.
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Steven C.
Newton, NJ
 5.00
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3/4day

VERIFIED   November 26, 2018
Captain Helber was great never stopped looking for fish even stayed out longer what a great day would definitely go with him...
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