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Gamefisher II Costa Rica

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8828 2287
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Best Fishing Trip Ever!

Hi Melissa, I can’t thank you and your excellent crew enough for our fishing charter today. You... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim D
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Houston, Texas
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What an incredible day!

These guys have really got it. Captain Junior and 1st Mate Diego took us out for a full day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John S
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Whether it is fly fishing for record billfish such as Blue Marlin, Black Marlin, Striped Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Roosterfish and Tuna, or part of a fun family vacation, combined with other adventure tours, our bi-lingual crew, led by Captains Richard Chellemi and Junior Bustos, with over 22 years of deep sea and inshore sport fishing experience, will ensure your vacation in our tropical Costa Rican paradise will be one you will always remember!
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“blue marlin” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi Melissa, I can’t thank you and your excellent crew enough for our fishing charter today. You probably heard that we caught two 300 lb. Blue Marlin, seven Sailfish and five Mahi. It was a perfect day on the water with all the fish catches,...More

Thank Jim D
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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We could not be happier that you and your son had such a great time and will take away a father/son trip memory of a lifetime!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These guys have really got it. Captain Junior and 1st Mate Diego took us out for a full day charter. We brought in 3 large Sailfish and I lost count of the Dorado after 15. We had schools of spinner dolphins fishing with us and...More

Thank John S
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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fantastic!!! We are so glad that you had an action packed day! Thank you for giving the Captain and crew due credit. We are very fortunate to have them with us. Not only are they world-class fishermen but first-class people too. We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

We fished February 7-8 with Captain Junior, Diego and Scooby out of Quepos. I have fished Costa Rica for many years but February 8th was a highlight. At Junior's request, we left early and made a run 30+ miles offshore. We went 2 for 3...More

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Congratulations on that fantastic day of fishing! That's what happens when you put your fate into the hands of Captain Junior. He does live and breath the mysteries of the sea and knows how to find the fish. Thank you for sharing this outstanding review!...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Four blue marlin 275 pound big one. Four mahi mahi, 60 pound big one, and two Tunas. Fantastic day and a fantastic crew. My son and I would highly recommend Game Fisher II

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

We are so glad you had such a fantastic fishing experience with us! Thank you for taking the time to publish a review.

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

I've been fishing Costa Rica for 17 years and this is my second time out on the Gamefisher II as my previous captain retired. I cannot say enough good things about the boat, the equipment and the absolute tenacity of Jr (the captain) and his...More

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

We are so grateful for your review and could not be happier that you were pleased with the operation and dedication of the crew. They do make every day count no matter the weather. Thank you and we look forward to fishing with you again!

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

I’ve fished many destinations for billfish but have not come across a better crew than the duo of Diego and Diego (nickname Scooby). These guys did not stop working and were always making adjustments to catch the fish. Eventhough we didn’t catch any billfish, we...More

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Thank Jim D
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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you for the great review. We look forward to fishing with you again!

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My husband, myself, and our four children (ages 16, 14, 12, and 10) travelled to Costa Rica for a family vacation. We are from Florida and do quite a bit of fishing. Upon the recommendation of one of our local Floridian fishing guides we booked...More

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you Janice so very much for taking the time to write such a stellar review of your "6 star" experience (we love that!) on the Gamefisher II. And we also especially love hearing that the whole family had fun and caught what they hoped...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Gamefisher II and it's crew took my family out on a very good fishing trip. The crew was friendly and helpful. We caught a lot of fish and the food on the boat was good. I would highly recommend using this charter boat.

Thank Monte L
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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you so much for posting a review for us. We are very glad to know that you enjoyed the boat, crew and fishing experience with Gamefisher II.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful fishing experience with the Gamefisher II crew. Captain Junior and his crew were top of the line fisherman that worked very hard to make sure we had a fishing experience of a life time. The Captain was able to locate a...More

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you very much for your thoughtful review! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed the full fishing experience. Thank you for recommending us!!

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Four couples from North Georgia did a 5 night trip totally organized by Melissa Chellemi . Every detail was perfect from ground transportation, to lodging at Los Suenos and Quepos, to dinner suggestions, to chef selection to fishing aboard Gamefisher 2 with Junior, Diego and...More

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Gamefisher2, Owner at Gamefisher II Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

We could not be more pleased that you enjoyed every moment of your February fishing trip and visit to Costa Rica! Thank you for taking the time to share you experience. We very much look forward to your next visit!

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Jo L
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Response from Gamefisher2 | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in booking a half day of fishing with us. There are no boats to accommodate 8 people. On half day trips we have a maximum per boat of 5 persons. If everyone in your party wants to... More
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