Capullo Sportfishing

Member since August 2014

Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Background
The Capullo Sportfishing team is made up of professionals with decades of experience, who enjoy putting people on fish and making their trip special. Customer satisfaction is something they take very seriously, and the bilingual crew will always go the extra mile to ensure everyone on the trip is having fun.

Capullo Sportfishing

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Background
The Capullo Sportfishing team is made up of professionals with decades of experience, who enjoy putting people on fish and making their trip special. Customer satisfaction is something they take very seriously, and the bilingual crew will always go the extra mile to ensure everyone on the trip is having fun.

Our Charter Listings

Capullo Sportfishing

Tamarindo
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trips from US$ 900

Capullo Sportfishing/Rainbow Runner

Tamarindo
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trips from US$ 475

Fishing Reports

All about the junior anglers

November 14, 2018

This full day on the Capullo was all about the junior anglers! They landed dorado, yellowfin tuna, and mackerel! The billfish were about, but weren't taking the bait! There's nothing like starting them young! Read Full Report →


Mahi Mahi Fun

November 08, 2018

The Shields family fished on the Capullo yesterday for a full day. It was the first time saltwater fishing for the 10 year old twins. Besides the 3 mahi mahi, dad hooked a blue marlin and they raised 2… Read Full Report →


September fun

September 24, 2018

Today's trip was a combination of dinner fish and sport fish..."we want it all." We started the day by trolling for billfish and dorado. Within the first hour we had hooked two sailfish and landed one nice one. Shortly… Read Full Report →


Surprise Blue Marlin

September 05, 2018

Today's half day charter was hoping for eating fish, but they just wanted to catch something and have a great time. We started by running to 400 feet of water, looking for Mahi, Tuna, and billfish.. We raised three… Read Full Report →


Billfish Bachelor Party

August 31, 2018

The day started with high expectation as the full moon had passed. After a short run of 35 minutes, we began trolling for the day's target species: billfish, mahi mahi, and tuna. After a quiet hour, we tracked down… Read Full Report →


Monster Mahi Mahi

August 25, 2018

Today's clients were experienced anglers from Florida looking for a good day on the water, no species in mind. We started the day trolling for billfish: we raised two marlin and four sailfish, but they would not take the… Read Full Report →


Billfish Success

August 17, 2018

Our clients came to Tamarindo in search of billfish after an unsuccessful trip in Cabo. The day had a promising start with clear skies and blue seas. Our search for billfish soon produced a quick hit on a long… Read Full Report →


Fun Family Fishing

July 27, 2018

The weather was fantastic and the sea conditions were calm for this 3/4 day charter looking to catch dinner. The day started with grouper fishing, and they loaded the boat in no time. Everybody was reeling in multiple catches.… Read Full Report →


Three generations

July 26, 2018

The Lucas guys had a successful 3/4 day charter. They landed lots of Mahi for dinner, and Bob (the grandfather), finally caught something other than a skipjack! The highlight of the trip was hooking two sailfish at one time… Read Full Report →


Massive Marlin

July 19, 2018

We started the 3/4 day charter looking for dorado, as the customers wanted something for dinner. The bite was good, everybody got to land their own dorado. After the clients were happy with the amount of dorado that they… Read Full Report →


Fun half day for some college friends

July 14, 2018

When we asked the clients what they wanted to catch, they originally answered with "we'd just be happy with fish." Then on the run out, one of the guys was talking about how his dad had a mount of… Read Full Report →


Stahl Guys

July 06, 2018

This full day charter started with looking for tuna. We located a large school of spinner dolphins and started trolling for tuna. It didn't take long before we hit into some nice yellowfin tuna. After the bite died, we… Read Full Report →


100+ Pound Yellowfin Tuna

July 03, 2018

What a great half day charter looking for dinner! We didn't have to run far offshore to find a large school of yellowfin tuna. Yellowfin tuna put up a great fight for their size, which our clients enjoyed. Our… Read Full Report →


Young anglers land loads of yellowfin

June 25, 2018

Today's half day charter was a day for the young anglers. This family of five was looking to put their kids on fish that they could eat later. Each of the young anglers landed 10-20 pound yellowfin tuna. Dad… Read Full Report →


Sailfish Frenzy

June 05, 2018

Our return clients had one thing on their mind: billfish. An early start and a short run produced the first sailfish of the day. It was a very productive full day charter: we raised 11 sailfish, hooked 5, and… Read Full Report →


Honeymoon Trophy

April 11, 2018

This full day charter was for a return client and his new bride on their honeymoon. The goal was for his wife to land a blue marlin. The charter started with a run out to the long liners to… Read Full Report →


Epic Inshore Half Day

January 29, 2018

Fantastic inshore half day for Shawn. A 25-30 pound roosterfish, a few tilefish, a small mackerel, and two Jack Crevalle. That's a pretty good haul for a 5 hour day. Read Full Report →


Great Day for a Sailfish

January 22, 2018

Lindsay and Billy had a great day with Captain Gerald. Reeled in a 7 foot sailfish and caught some red snapper for dinner. A great time was had by all! Read Full Report →


Cubera Snapper makes the day

December 29, 2017

Eric and Brian had a busy day with Captain Gerald on the Rainbow Runner. They caught a nice Mahi Mahi and some Grouper. The prize of the day was the Cubera Snapper, which isn't common in Tamarindo. Captain Gerald… Read Full Report →


Massive Blue Marlin

November 30, 2017

Early on November 30, Matt F. left Playa Tamarindo with Captain Gerald on the Rainbow Runner. Heading out for a 3/4 day, in Matt's words, "I would like to catch something big." Little did he know, he would catch… Read Full Report →


Dorado Day

November 15, 2017

This wonderful couple had a busy 38th wedding anniversary! They caught FOURTEEN Dorado on their full day! Read Full Report →


Early Bird Gets The Worm

November 14, 2017

These guys went out on an early half day (sunrise charter) and caught Roosterfish and a beautiful Amberjack. Read Full Report →


Monster Sailfish

November 13, 2017

Great day for this group! Caught a 9 foot sailfish a few miles offshore as well as a good number of Dorado! Read Full Report →


Great day for Bob

September 07, 2017

Bob had a great 3/4 day with Captain Gerald! A beautiful red snapper and 2 roosterfish! Read Full Report →


Beautiful Blue Marlin

September 01, 2017

Beautiful Blue Marlin caught a few miles off of Tamarindo. About a 30-45 minute fight. These guys were happy! Read Full Report →


Rainbow Runner

November 15, 2016

Its Amberjack time out on the Rainbow Runner! Great work Taylor, nice catch! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 19 reviews
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Experience
Half day trip w Team Capullo
Half day trip w Team Capullo
Half day trip w Team Capullo
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Jason Hamby
Filadelfia, Provincia De Guanacaste
 5.00
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Full day with Captain Gerald

VERIFIED   July 27, 2018
The only day that we had available was immediately following a full moon. We were warned by the captain that the Rooster fish...
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Larry Mcgee
San José, SJ
 5.00
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3/4 Day with Gerald

VERIFIED   June 25, 2018
I cant say enough good things about the trip.  From the time the owners met us on the beach to the time they met us when...
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Casey Kelley
United States
 5.00
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Half day trip w Team Capullo

VERIFIED   NEW  December 3, 2018
Stuck a #60 Rooster right off the bat. Then was into Dorado the rest of the day. Non stop action and the ice chest is full...
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Charles Rutt
Arlington, VA
 5.00
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Great full day aboard the rainbow runner

VERIFIED   March 20, 2018
Fished a full day charter aboard the Rainbow Runner with captain Gerard Ruiz and he will put you on fish.  Don’t...
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David Blakewood
Greensboro, NC
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3/4! Day trip

VERIFIED   April 5, 2018
Best ever - owner and family work very hard to satisfy customers and the Captain Gerald was great - putting us on the fish...
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