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Samara Deep Sea Fishing

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| South End of Samara Beach, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Had a great time on the water. Saw huge pods of dolphins and schools of yellow fin tuna. Was able... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MRP2
via mobile
Great family run operation

Captain Helber and his wife Janet run a great operation! We faced challenging conditions the day... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
Grant G
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Anchorage, Alaska
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We are a fishing tour and ocean adventure company. We offer deep sea fishing, inshore fishing, dolphin and sunset tours, as well as tours to different beaches.
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Hours Today: 5:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| South End of Samara Beach, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time on the water. Saw huge pods of dolphins and schools of yellow fin tuna. Was able to land a bull Mahi while trolling. Great trip all around and friendly and professional company. Will go back soon for another trophy fish for...More

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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Hope to see you out on the water again soon!

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Captain Helber and his wife Janet run a great operation! We faced challenging conditions the day we fished. Captain Helber was quick to change techniques when our current approach wasn’t working. We were able to land a few Margaritas, grouper, and two really nice yellow...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

An excellent adventure. I feel I got great value for my half day inshore fishing. Trolled out to a grouper hole and dropped baits. No bites in about 15 minutes so we moved on. Third spot was a jewel. Fish on all the time. Nice...More

Thank Rick U
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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us and hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Our trip was on January 15th during sailfish season. We didn't catch anything when trolling but neither did any of the other boats in the area based on what we heard over the radio. We then decided to do some bottom fishing and did pretty...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

my husband and I went to Samara and we booked a fishing trip wit Frank, this was the thing we enoyed the most out of all things we did during our time there. he and his crew were very organized and on time,also very knowlegable...More

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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thanks!

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Left Samara beach promptly at 7am and started trolling immediately were about 40 mins out when we hooked into a good size Mahi Mahi, which my son reeled in. We continued trolling however we headed inland as radio reports indicated a storm brewing. Within 15...More

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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Tankyou for your reviw, we appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your fishing trip and we are glad to hear that you had fun with us , see you soon on bord the Ballyhoo. Chears The Capt: Helber and Team Samaradeepseafishing.com Samaradeepseafishing@gmail.com

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The view of the mountains from the ocean was great. The crew was friendly and helpful. The cold drinks and fruits were very welcome. It was an enjoyable time for all the family - a great little trip well worth the time and money.

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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We greatly appreciate it. See you again!

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Spent a great day with Helbrt and his Young deckhand fishing for Mahi Mahi - made way better with good buddies and cold beer! Herbert knew his stuff, spoke great English (because he had spent 20 years in Canada’s oil patch) and had a good,...More

Thank Todd N
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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Tankyou for your reviw, we appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your fishing trip and we are glad to hear that you had fun with us , see you soon on bord the Ballyhoo. Chears The Capt: Helber and Team Samaradeepseafishing.com Samaradeepseafishing@gmail.com

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We would do it again with Captain Helber & crew Fernando! ... and probably will! 😊My husband & I , my sister & her husband & daughter had an awesome day fishing and catching! Helber's uncle met us on the beach with his skiff &...More

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Janetruiz, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. Really happy to hear that you had a great day with us! Hope to see you again and enjoy your catch!

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

This was the best fishing experience. Everything was provided and when a fish was on the hook you were up to reel and the captain was excited for you. They did not take over but were at the ready to help and guide if needed....More

Thank Denise M
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samaradeepseafishing, Owner at Samara Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Tankyou we are here to make your fishing day fun 😎

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