Charter Operator
Papagayo Fishing

Member since September 2015 Coco, Costa Rica
Background
We are fishermen, we live in Playas del Coco, we fish in the Gulf of Papagayo throughout the year, our specialty is an inshore fishing in search roosterfish and bottom fishing for Cubera snapper and amberjack; we also do fishing for Trolling in search of sailfish, tuna and mahi-mahi offshore, when the weather conditions are good. We have two boats in our family business, we, my two sons and I, manage them to provide the best service to our customers.
Techniques
Captain Jose does inshore fishing for Roosterfish and Cubera Snapper with live bait in 30', along with fishing for Sailfish, Marlin and Mahi Mahi in 300'.

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Coco, Costa Rica
Background
We are fishermen, we live in Playas del Coco, we fish in the Gulf of Papagayo throughout the year, our specialty is an inshore fishing in search roosterfish and bottom fishing for Cubera snapper and amberjack; we also do fishing for Trolling in search of sailfish, tuna and mahi-mahi offshore, when the weather conditions are good. We have two boats in our family business, we, my two sons and I, manage them to provide the best service to our customers.
Techniques
Captain Jose does inshore fishing for Roosterfish and Cubera Snapper with live bait in 30', along with fishing for Sailfish, Marlin and Mahi Mahi in 300'.

My Charter Listings

Papagayo Fishing – ‘Bahamas Boat’

Excellent
4.5 / 5
(16 reviews)
Coco
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trips from $450

Papagayo Fishing - Dream Fishing

Excellent
4.3 / 5
(5 reviews)
Coco
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trips from $650

Papagayo Fishing – Pola boat

Excellent
4.2 / 5
(2 reviews)
Coco
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trips from $350

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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Excellent
4.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 23 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Full day fishing trip
Full day fishing trip
Full day trip Bahamas boat
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
86%
Friendly captain
95%
Recommend this charter
91%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
55%
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Staffan H.
Colon, Provincia De San Jose
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full day fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on January 2, 2022
Boat a bit older, but overall a great day. We got 14 catches; bonitos, Spanish mackerel, Mahi mahi among others. Also sightings...
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Chris B.
Nicoya, Provincia De Guanacaste
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full day trip Bahamas boat

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on June 2, 2021
We went offshore and came close to catching a striped marlin. The went in and caught a huge rooster fish and needle fish. The...
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Richard R.
Spokane, WA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

March fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on March 24, 2022
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Jake T.
Desamparados, Provincia De San Jose
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

3/4 day trip with Alberto and Geremy

VERIFIED   3/4 day on August 14, 2019
Could not recommend these guys enough if you are planning on a fishing trip in Papagayo! For the full 6 hours Geremy...
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Maury G.
San José, SJ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

A Day on the Bahamas

VERIFIED   3/4 day on June 20, 2019
This was an excellent fishing trip, my first in Costa Rica and Pacific waters. Eddy the captain and Israel the deck hand were...
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