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Capullo Sportfishing

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Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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EPIC!

If you are looking for a fishing trip, be it 1/2 day or full, you would be very stupid not to book... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Shawn W
Great Day Fishing

Chartered a full day on the Rainbow Runner with Captain Gerald. This is my second trip with... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
Eric H
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

If you are looking for a fishing trip, be it 1/2 day or full, you would be very stupid not to book your trip with the fine people at Capullo Sportfishing. From the first time I spoke with Beth on the phone to reserve my...More

Thank Shawn W
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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Thank you for your kind words Shawn. We strive to provide a top quality fishing experience for all of our clients. We are so pleased that the fish also cooperated that day, and Gerald is deservedly known as the Roosterfish legend of the area. We...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Chartered a full day on the Rainbow Runner with Captain Gerald. This is my second trip with Capullo and Gerald. Visited two years ago and didn’t hesitate to book again. My buddy and I landed quite a few. We landed a 50# Mahi Mahi within...More

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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for the kind words Eric. We do everything we can to provide a great fishing experience for our clients. We are proud to have Captain Gerald as he is quite renowned in these waters and many have come back to fish with him...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017

Never actually went fishing with this outfit but I know many people that have and they say it is very well run and tip top form. Definitely recommended.

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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We work hard to deliver a quality experience for our clients. We try to customize based on level of experience and or occasion.

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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

We took a last minute 1/2 day charter on Capullo and had a great day. Ended up with 3 Mahi and 3 small little tunny (which we used for bait). Eating fresh mahi sashimi out on the water with soy and wasabi is hard to...More

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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed it. We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for the ceviche recommendation, we'll be sure to have it on your next trip!

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

My friends and I had an awesome time fishing on the Rainbow Runner with Gerald last weekend. He's been doing this for 26 years so you won't find a more knowledgeable captains and still loves putting clients on fish. He tried various different techniques to...More

Thank Chris A
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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2017

Thank you Chris! We appreciate the kind words and hope to have you on board soon.

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

The boat was fine, the snacks were decent but limited but plenty of water, beer and soda for the kids. When we first came on the boat the captain asked if we knew how to fish. I told him we have a good size boat...More

Thank Terry G
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Alan B, Owner at Capullo Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2017

Hi Terry, We're sorry to hear about your experience. The business has come into new ownership in August and we appreciate your feedback. We have taken steps to ensure this type of situation doesn't happen again. I'd like to thank you once again for taking...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2016

Took the 3/4 day trip and it was fantastic. Capitan gerald took us to different places and we ended up catching a 20 grouper, which the chef at our hotel cooked us for dinner. Everything about the charter was excellent, the trip, being met on...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2016

We absolutely loved our deep sea fishing experience with this crew! They were so kind and friendly and worked very hard to make sure we all had a great time and caught some great fish! With several new fishers on board, we caught 2 Yellow...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2016

Had a great time. Booked a half day with Gerald and a full day with Manuel and Cheyenne. Had a great time both days. They are pros and can put you on the fish. We caught many. My highlight was a large rooster fish on...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

My son in law arranged this trip and it was terrific. We did a half day on the rainbow runner and it was great. The day started out slow but Captain Gerald never gave up and before we headed back in we'd gotten two rooster-fish(son...More

Thank Mark M
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