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“Tortuga Island Excursion”
Apr 3, 2014
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Manuel Antonio Sportfishing: The top Sportfishing Experience to those seeking Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Dorado, Tuna. Our fleet of boats including this 32' Custom Sportfisher offers Full Day, 3/4 day, 1/2 day offshore and Inshore for the top...more
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Marina Pez Vela, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this trip to try to appease everyone in our group of 4. There was a boat excursion to Tortuga Island for snorkeling, some trolling for black tuna near the island and lunch with a snack on the island. The captain and first mate...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lyle F
Reviewed April 3, 2014

These guys know what they're doing. Chartered a boat for a 3/4 day of fishing. We caught 9 Sailfish (my wife caught 3 and brought them in!) and 1 dorado. Cold drinks, nice sandwich for lunch and 'Mako' and the Captain were great guys. Will...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed March 26, 2014

Always wanted to catch a sailfish, & the Mad Marlin crew did not disappoint. We took our 3 boys (ages 12, 8 & 6 years old) on a full day charter, and I worried that they would get bored, tired, cranky, seasick, etc. That was...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank X5659MNwilliamc
Reviewed March 17, 2014

We had a great time on the Mad Marlin fishing for several days with Gary and Mako. (Captain and 1st mate.) Caught 13 sail fish and one dorado. Mako makes a great sandwich, the only bad part was I had to out it down to...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank 867terryh
Reviewed March 1, 2014

We chartered the Mad Marlin for three days w captain Glenn and first mate Mako and we had a blast. Boat was comfortable and provided a good amount of shade for us winter-weary northerners. First day we released 10 Pacific Sailfish. Second day inshore we...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed February 28, 2014

This was our first offshore fishing excursion and we heard Costa Rica was the place to go. Looking at all the choices and trying to figure out which service is best from all the websites is overwhelming. Everyone sounds just great. Ultimately we settled on...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank gary A
Reviewed February 1, 2014

Mad marlin fishing made my Costa Rica experience. There's nothing like catching a sailfish, and the six of us caught 7 sailfish and 2 mahi mahi. The captain and first mate made sure we were comfortable with all the pineapple, watermelon, beer, soda, water we...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Chad H
Reviewed January 6, 2014

Excellent trip. All involved were very nice, we caught three sailfish and two dorado, the Captain and mate were first class. We highly recommend this boat and will use them again when we return.

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

This is our 2nd trip with Mad Marlin Fishing in the last 3 years. We traveled the first week of April 2013. As always, we are completely impressed and satisfied with the group. Leeann is always super helpful with any suggestions or recommendations we need...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank reedfromthelou
Reviewed April 29, 2013

Just returned from a great sport fishing trip to Costa Rica. Glen (the captain) was great and Tio, the first mate worked tirelessly to make sure we had a successful and enjoyable outing. We caught three sailfish, mahi mahi, and wahoo on our offshore outing....More

Date of experience: April 2013
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