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Pescadora

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| Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica
+506 8712 9684
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Great Crew! Great day!

Our family booked the Pescadora for a day of billfishing in January. Captain Mainor and crew did... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
Sean V
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Texas
Amazing Fishing Trip on the Pescadora

First time going offshore fishing for and it did not disappoint!. The captain and crew of the... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
KEVLAR_1984
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Fish with a World Champion! Captain Mainor Oporta is the 2007 World Champion of the World Billfish Series. He is now the Captain of Pescadora, a 41-foot Ronin fishing yacht. Equipped with twin MAN 610 horsepower engines allows a combination of power and finesse that runs fast and efficient. We want to ensure you enjoy your trip, so we put only the best fishing gear in your hands. Capt Mainor has more than 25 years of experience fishing off the coast of Costa Rica in search of giant sailfish, marlin and tuna.
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| Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Our family booked the Pescadora for a day of billfishing in January. Captain Mainor and crew did not disappoint! Plenty of snacks, drinks, and freshly rigged baits were waiting on us when we showed up. We had steady action all day starting with our first...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Went to the Fad’s, caught 2 tuna ( 1 was 140 lbs, 3 Mahi Mahi, 2 billfish, and 1 blue marlin that was 250 lbs ) Captain Mainor ( world champion bill fisherman and his crew) were “OUTSTANDING” The food and hospitality were second to...More

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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words! The crew enjoyed having you aboard, that tuna was HUGE! They can't wait to have you back aboard! Tight lines! Pura Vida!

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Reviewed March 2, 2018

We spent two days on Pescadora and it was great. We caught 8 sailfish, 5 mahi mahi, and 10 yellowfin tuna. The crew was excellent. They served us a hot lunch each day including cooking some of the mahi we caught and fresh sushi. It...More

Thank Randy L
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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Randy, Thank you for the wonderful review, we are glad you enjoyed your time aboard the Pescadora. It’s amazing what Kevin can do with the fresh fish. We are looking forward to having you back, tight lines!

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

I am a lucky guy. I was able to spend 3 days fishing on the Pescadora with my 2 son's. Cody is 26 and Taylor is 23. We have been fishing together since they were 5 years old. This trip together was the best we...More

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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

What a trip! Thank you for bringing the boys down, ever since I started this business I had been looking forward to this trip! I had a blast fishing with you guys and showing you around town, looking forward to the next time!

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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Jake and his crew aboard the Pescadora run a world class fishing operation! My dad brother and I booked a three day, two night fishing trip with Jake and the goal of the trip was variety with lots of drag pulling as well as some...More

Thank Cody L
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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Thanks for coming down Cody! An amazing trip! Great 3 days of fishing, so many species and Sancochos! Looking forward to seeing you all again in April and the next trip to Costa Rica!

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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Super clean, well kept fishing machine with hands down best captain, crew and owner. What a memory! We had 4 sails, 1 black marlin and 1 big bull dorado by 9am!!! Unbelievable! We’ll be back for sure!

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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Kyle, Thank you for fishing with us! You and your crew are welcome back anytime! We are looking forward to having you guys aboard again soon!

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time on a chartered fishing trip and the Pescadora did not disappoint. The crew was AWESOME and very patient with my inexperience. They took the time to teach me exactly what I needed to know. As for the boat, one word...WOW...More

Thank Jay Y
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Pescadora C, Owner at Pescadora, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Thank you so much! We are glad you had such a great time! We are looking forward to the next time!

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