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Address: 100 Este 300 Sur del Hotel Guanamar, Playa Samara 5235, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8834 7125

The KINGFISHER is 31 foot Palm Beach, with full electronics, tower and...

The KINGFISHER is 31 foot Palm Beach, with full electronics, tower and outriggers, offering ample shade and room for up to 5 anglers, it is set up for the serious fishermen as well as the novice angler. We have been sending home satisfied anglers year after year to the point that the majority of our business is now repeat customers, and word of mouth. We strive to take fishing to a more personal level. We encourage angler participation, and while at first (especially to the novice) it may seem difficult, given a good day it is hard not to catch the fever.

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Kingfisher Sportsfishing

This was my first deep sea fishing adventure and it was marvelous. I would highly recommend Captain Rick and his friendly staff as they were very accommodating with my grandmother... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 April 2016
Siera C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

This was my first deep sea fishing adventure and it was marvelous. I would highly recommend Captain Rick and his friendly staff as they were very accommodating with my grandmother and making sure she was comfortable during the trip. We caught 5 fish - 1 blue marlin and 4 sail fish.

Thank Siera C
Yukon, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I chartered the Kingfisher in April 2016. Every time I contacted Capt. Rick, he was always very quick to respond and extremely helpful - with transportation, accommodation, fishing or any other information. When we arrived, he met us on the beach. My elderly mom went on the trip with me and my daughter. Rick and crew went out of their... More 

Thank RCoulter101
atlanta, georgia, usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Rick is awesome! he knows where to look for the big fish..... I have been many times fishing with them and it is always awesome. Caught my first marlin with him and brought it to the boat. Have caught many sails.... pull onto boat and picture pose with them.... the crew are friendly and very helpful. Book this now, you... More 

Thank briteteeth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

For sure you can hook up with the boys on the beach who promise you the world for 180 USD or you even spend 550 $ with some other great captains - at least this is what they tell you on the street, but if you want a professional fishing trip with an highly experienced captain and a crew who... More 

Thank HeckLuv
Wilton, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Captain Rick and the crew were excellent. Tuna weren't around but we saw a pod of about 1000 Spinner dolphins swim with the boat. Then Rick got us on some sailfish. What a great experience. Would recommend to all.

Thank 4PCs
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Two friends and I fished out of Quepos Costa Rica on the Kingfisher2 with Capt. Jr. and helpers ,the dos Diegos', for 3 days. It was the best fishing trip ever. I have never seen a Capitan and crew work so hard to make sure we caught fish and had a quality time. In 3 days the 3 of us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

We met Captain Rick in the morning and headed out for a full day of fishing aboard the Kingfisher. It was an action packed experience with great guides. We caught 9 sailfish over 150 pounds! The crew was amazing at spotting the fish and getting them to bite. Would definitely do this again, great way to spend a day with... More 

Thank Peter P
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had a great day fishing with the Kingfisher last week (February 2016). Both Rick and his two mates were enthusiastic and fun. We chartered a full day and spent it offshore, and were lucky enough to have lots of billfish action. We released 6 sailfish (out of 12 raised). The best part of the day, we released one beautiful... More 

Thank spacecadet24
North Port, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Great day on the water! It was a windy rough day but the crew was wonderful and yes, we boated a beautiful sail! Crew even made fabulous lunch on board for us. Our day on the water with Kingfisher was the best day of our Coata Rica Vacation. We can't wait to go back to catch that marlin!

Thank islandgirl_bg_fl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Capt Rick & his crew, Orlando and Alonso, are as dedicated to what they do as I've ever seen!!! They worked hard, and their efforts were rewarding for my wife and I!! Not a dull moment between the scenery and the porpoises!! Oh did I forget to mention the fish we caught.... 7 bites, landed and released five of the... More 

Thank Ralph V

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