Charter Operator
Papi Chulo Sportfishing

Member since May 2019 Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Background
Fish with the crew that has been trained and fishing for over 20 years. Captain Jose (charter operator) will meet and greet You. He loves to fish and loves sharing his knowledge and experience with his customers. One of his main goals on each trip is for you to discover the incredible fishing opportunities in Costa Rica.

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Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Background
Fish with the crew that has been trained and fishing for over 20 years. Captain Jose (charter operator) will meet and greet You. He loves to fish and loves sharing his knowledge and experience with his customers. One of his main goals on each trip is for you to discover the incredible fishing opportunities in Costa Rica.

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Papi Chulo Sportfishing

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (14)
Playa Potrero
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trips from $600

Customer Reviews

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4.9
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This is the Boat you want!
Full day trip - Great day of catching sailfish
Full day trip - Great day of catching sailfish
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Peter E.
Howell, Michigan
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Full day trip - Great day of catching sailfish

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Offshore on June 29, 2021
Had a great time fishing with Captain Jose’ and first mate Alex.  After the smooth ride out to deep water we were on our...
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Kelly A.
Decatur, GA
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Inshore half day

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on February 21, 2021
The day started off great. We caught some early fish (bonitas and a tuna mackerel) and started after the roosterfish. Unfortunately,...
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Dave S.
Fort Collins, CO
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This is the Boat you want!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Offshore on July 2, 2021
8 Sailfish & 2 Dorado,,,, Can’t say enough about Jose, Alex, and the Papi Chulo.  Great action all day and they didn’t...
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Jenna U.
Holly, MI
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Fishing with George

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 22, 2021
We had a great half day despite not catching much the guys never gave up and tried hard to catch us fish and that’s all you...
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John H.
Lebanon, TN
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Best trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Offshore on March 17, 2021
Jose and Alex were great. The fishing was great. The tackle was top notch. Can’t wait to go back out with them.
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