Costa Rica Fishing

When coming to sport fishing, there are few places that come close to Costa Rica fishing. World famous for its billfish, as well as home to the Annual World Billfish Series Championship and Los Sueños Signature Billfish Series, Costa Rica boasts many fishing records around the world and the area.


One of the top places for Costa Rica fishing as well as fishing around the world is Los Sueños Costa Rica. Los Sueños Marina is the largest of its type in the Central Pacific and it has an impressive fleet of world class fishing boats. Some of the best boats, captains and crews in the world can be found here at the Los Sueños Marina.


Snapper Catch Costa Rica Fishing IGFA World Records. With Costa Rica being home to many different species of fish, it should be no surprise that the country has over 84 IGFA (International Game Fishing Association) world records. Records for fish like Snook, Snapper and Dorado are just some of what makes Costa Rica Fishing legendary among anglers.


Costa Rica Fishing On The Pacific. Costa Rica fishing on the pacific side offers a wide variety of fish to go for, making any time of the year a good time to plan a trip. Los Sueños Marina itself holds Many IGFA records for Sailfish, Marlin and Rooterfish to name a few.


In addition, Los Sueños offers both incredible inshore and offshore fishing.  So there are charters to fit almost anyone's needs and desires. Combine that with the year-round comfortable climate, and you’re sure to have a great day out on the water any time of the year.



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Costa Rica Fishing Charters

No matter if going with a few friends and family, or you're going fishing with a larger group, Los Sueños Marina offers the best boats, captains and crews from around the globe. You can find both full and half day charters making it easy to get in as much fishing as you can possibly handle.


All full day charters will include lunch and drinks, while the half day tours will offer great snacks and drinks. These boats come fully-loaded with all the gear you could possibly need. All you need is some sunscreen, deck shoes, comfortable clothes and you’re good to go. You will also want to have your camera to capture all of the action.


There are never any guarantees when it comes to Costa Rica fishing, but when billfish are in season it's not uncommon to pull in anywhere from 10 to 30 in one day.


Los Sueños Marriott Resort and Marina


Where To Stay On Your Costa Rica Fishing Trip

The Los Sueños Marriott is a great place to stay not just for fishing trips but for anything else you may want to see or do in Costa Rica. The luxury hotel is walking distance to the marina and has everything to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Air-conditioned rooms and suites, full internet access, a spa, a casino and onsite restaurants are just some of the amenities the hotel has to offer. You can't go wrong staying at the Los Sueños Marriott.


If you are interested in something a little more secluded and out of the way there are plenty of great vacation rental homes and condos to choose from as well. You will have all of the comforts of home and more in these beautiful homes and condos. Pool, Jacuzzi, full gourmet kitchens, multiple bathrooms and more are just some of the reasons these units are so popular with people looking for the ultimate Costa Rica fishing trip and vacations.


Los Sueños accommodations are also perfect if you're traveling with a larger group or family. They are just minutes away from the marina, as well as being close to Jaco and all its adventure tours, restaurants, bars and everything else Costa Rica has to offer.


Los Sueños Resort and MarinaCosta Rica Fishing Seasons

While most of the popular species of fish can be caught year round, certain fish are more plentiful during certain times of the year.  So, if you're looking to catch a specific species of fish some months will be better than others.  Be sure to check our Species and Density Charts for further information.


While some months may be better than others for certain species of fish, all fish can still be caught year-round. This is part of what makes Costa Rica fishing the best in the world. 


For the best in Costa Rica fishing, the Los Sueños Marina is truly unrivaled. With plenty of places to stay in the Los Sueños Resort and one of the largest fleets of Costa Rica fishing charters, this is the place for the ultimate Costa Rica fishing experience.