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All-Inclusive Half Day Charter Aboard LORETTA

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    What to Expect
    Your adventure is promised to be a truly enjoyable and comfortable fishing tour. Your catch is meticulously cared for and it will cleaned, bagged and iced down within minutes of you landing it–at no extra cost. Your charter's captain has been fishing the Costa Rican waters his entire life and he has become one of the most well respected captains in the waters off Guanacaste, being a third generation Captain on local waters.

    Moreover, you will have staff aboard who strive to ensure you will have the best fishing experience ever. They are all hard-working and focused on creating amazing memories. Your hosts, Rick and Jamie, have been best friends and fishing buddies for over 40 years and their commitment to customer service and guest satisfaction is second to none. Helping you land a trophy is their goal. The crew is CPR and first-aid certified and all boats are inspected annually by the Coast Guard and meets all of their safety requirements.

    This tour has an eco-friendly approach with the operator's commitment to protect the environment as a priority. It is the protection of these waters that will ensure future generations can enjoy the same bounty you do. Enjoy Costa Rica’s premiere fishing destinations with this tour and skilled crew.

    Known for big-game fishing, the North Pacific waters do not disappoint. These waters attract a diverse species of large Billfish. Anglers in search of marlin should expect a tough fight taking up to a couple hours. Other local and migrating species are also abundant in these waters; Rooster Fish, Yellow-Fin Tuna, Mahi-Mahi (Dorado), Wahoo, Amberjack, giant Pacific Dog Snapper, among others.

    The boat is equipped with the latest technology from electronics to tournament tackle.

    The captain is highly trained and bilingual, he and first mate Mario deliver the ultimate fishing experience. As part of the fishing adventure, your experience is all inclusive. from food and beverages to license and bait. You will enjoy a clean. spacious,comfortable boat with indoor/private restroom where you can fish, relax and enjoy. Your comfort is so important that the group size per charter is limited to 6 people.

    Note: Price displayed is per charter. One adult equals one boat. Select 1 adult at checkout to book a charter for up to 6 people.
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    Departure Point
    Departs from the bay at Playa Ocotal, next to Playa del Coco. Pickups can be made anywhere within this territory at any beach from Golfo Papgayo to Playa Flamingo.
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    4h
    Inclusions
    • Bait
    • All necessary equipment
    • Taxes
    • Beverages
    • Snacks
    • Professional crew and guides
    • Pick up by boat from your nearest beach
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities (optional but customary)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Note: Price displayed is per charter. One adult equals one boat. Select 1 adult at checkout to book a charter for up to 4 people. Additional guests are $50 each, maximum 7 although 6 or fewer is better.
    • Note: Arrangements can be made for pick up outside the pickup zone for a small fee. Please contact the local tour operator upon booking if you'd like to find out more.
    • Fishing license required. Incopesca, the governing body of the Sport Fishing Industry in Costa Rica, now requires individuals to have their own fishing licenses as opposed to generic 30 day licenses we used to be able to purchase and provide for our guests. They are requiring each passenger to have one and carry their passport while on charter for verification. An electronic copy on your cell phone is fine and a passport copy showing the front page and date stamp is fine as well.IF the Coast Guard boards your charter and you do not have the license or are unable to verify your identity in accordance with the license, your charter will be directed back to shore. Here is the link to the Incopesca website page where you can purchase your licenses for $15/guest. It is secure and a government website.... https://www.incopesca.go.cr/carnets/tramites/solicitudtraducido.aspx You click ADD then enter the requested information. Repeat for each person on the boat for your charter or each person can do their own. After you have entered everybody and pay they will email you a copy or you can download from the screen right after payment. Sometime the website is quirky so don't wait til the last minute. There's a button to switch to English on the top right corner. For city, province and postal code us Liberia, Guanacaste, 50503.You click ADD then enter the requested information. Repeat for each person on the boat for your charter or each person can do their own. After you have entered everybody and pay they will email you a copy or you can download from the screen right after payment.
    • OUR CANCELLATION POLICY: There will be a 15% cancellation fee of the price of the charter for cancellations made more than 2 weeks prior to the confirmed charter. Charters cancelled within 2 weeks prior to the confirmed time are NON-REFUNDABLE unless we can fill the date, which we will try our best to do.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 13 May 2019 via mobile

    I went out with a few friends and the owner and I had an amazing time we caught a lot of fish lot of sun and a lot of fun

    Thank Daniel S
    ricktgraham, Owner at Dream On Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2019

    Thanks Dan! It was great to have you on board...was a fun day! I really appreciate you taking the time to get online and tell the world you had a super day! Pura Vida Rick

    Reviewed 1 December 2018

    We had a great time with the crew of the Loretta fishing the Pacific. Loretta is a fantastic boat. Very smooth ride even when things got choppy. The crew supplied everything we could have needed to have the best fishing experience possible. I highly recommend...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank puravida2768
    ricktgraham, Owner at Dream On Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

    Thanks for the review! Loretta is a great boat....I bought the company because of that ol' Blackfin. She's a beast and has caught thousands and thousands of fish! We all appreciate you taking a few minutes to say some kind words. Pura Vida! Rick

    Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

    Great trip arranged by Rick on La Huida with Nito and Masil. Last minute trip with wife and family friend as did not want to over do it. They were into joy riding, seeing the dolphins and turtles. Never really did any sport fishing before....More

    Thank mkktrips
    ricktgraham, Owner at Dream On Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

    Thanks for the great review Mike! Glad to hear we have a new fishaholic! I really appreciate the feedback on Capt. Nito & Masil. Nito is a fine gentleman and a great Captain. Hearing that my guests appreciate him as much as I do is...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

    Excellent experience !! Highly recommend ! For a great safe, fun adventure for the whole family, or a great time with friends! Well done Rick Graham!

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    ricktgraham, Owner at Dream On Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

    Excellent! Thank you for reviewing us! Kind words from our guests to fellow travelers is what fuels our growth...much appreciated. I'm real happy we were able to enrich your vacation! Pura Vida Rick

    Reviewed 27 June 2018

    The boat trip was the best fishing day of my life. We caught a 150 pound sailfish, 6 grouper, 2 mahi mahi and 2 tuna in the course of 6 hours. The crew did an awesome job and the lunch provided was awesome too!More

    Date of experience: June 2018
    Thank schneidafunk
    ricktgraham, Owner at Dream On Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

    Thanks for the awesome review! It was a great day....food and a trophy fish. The crew and I really appreciate you taking the time to say a few nice words about your day with us. Peer reviews keep us busy and provide valuable information to...More

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