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Papagayo Sportfishing

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Playa del Coco, Liberia 1200, Costa Rica
+506 8331 2731
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Highlight of our trip!

We had an awesome time fishing with these guys. We went out offshore for 8 hours this past... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Rome, New York
via mobile
500# Blue Marlin

Caught a Bull Mahi and had 8 leader touches on a monster Blue Marlin. After fighting this fish for... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good5%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“rooster fish” (25 reviews)
“mahi” (7 reviews)
“sport fishing” (30 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Playa del Coco, Liberia 1200, Costa Rica

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome time fishing with these guys. We went out offshore for 8 hours this past weekend. We caught eleven Mahi Mahi. The last mahi of the day was an absolute 5 foot long, 50+ pound monster. The captain was great, and the...More

Thank XTim
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Caught a Bull Mahi and had 8 leader touches on a monster Blue Marlin. After fighting this fish for 4 hours we cut her free.

Thank mrpkull
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Being from, and growing in, Charleston,South Carolina, I have inshore/offshore fished all my life. When in C.R. I fished with Capt.Jose Mendez, on "Dream Fishing".. a 28ft Sport-fish. Several adult males in his family are Fishing Capts, and all have grown up fishing there( they...More

Thank Rhett C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Went fishing on the Maji Maji for my birthday. It was just my wife and I for a half day trip. They picked us up at the Riu Hotel which made it very easy to head out. We traveled South and started to troll for...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

On a weeklong visit to Costa Rica, I booked two charters with Papagayo Sportfishing. Genaro was very friendly and easy to work with in the booking process. Our first day was a half day charter. I went out with my wife and two children (9...More

Thank DBrea77
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Stayed at Riu, booked private tour with "El Gordo" for 12 of us. He made our experience unforgettable!!

Thank blomeli2017
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Went on a 6 hr. trip with Capt Lino and Jonathan on the La Manta. Caught 4 nice Roosterfish, which was our goal. Would definitely recommend them for inshore fishing. They picked us up on the beach at the 4 Seasons. They provided beer, water,...More

1  Thank Cbass15
Reviewed 6 June 2017

On Saturday, May 27th, 2017 we were picked up by skiff at the agreed upon time of 7:30 am at the Papagayo Andaz resort beach for a short ride to the La Chila boat captained by Arnaldo and Jose as the mate. After an enjoyable...More

Thank Donald T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Paid for 6 hours seeking rooster fish. Reef in 80 feet but rigging could only get probably half way there. After 4 hours captain changed from live bait to artificial without my knowledge or permission. Overall a terrible experience. One positive was that they refunded...More

1  Thank michael b
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Y husband booked a 6 hour charter with Papagayo Sportfishing when we were in Guanacaste Costa Rica a couple of weeks ago. They picked us up on the beach in front of Riu Palace. The charter was top notch and we had a great time....More

Thank Sonia E
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Questions & Answers
Elvia G
27 February 2017|
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Response from Papagayocr | Property representative |
Hola Elvia, i have a list (online) of people waiting for a shared charter; however, i never had the chance to book a fishing charter for more than 4 people; so, i think the best option for you is to book a boat such as... More
24 December 2015|
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Response from Papagayocr | Property representative |
Hola Maxi51, sorry for the delay... yes, sure, we can doing inshore fishing for 4 hours(half day) , fish for 3 hours and then snorkeing for one or 1.5 hours. We would bring gears for fishing and snorkeling. We can bring our... More
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