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Fishing Costa Rica with Big Eye Charters

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Where to start? First of all I got Franky’s number from two different folks from two different... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Spanish Fort, Alabama
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I have fished charters all over the world. I have gone back to fish w Franklin on BigEye II for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
john L
Islamorada, Florida
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Fun and Fishing Costa Rica with Big Eye Charters. We are docked at Marina Pez Vela in Quepos, Costa Rica. Catch sailfish, blue marlin, black marlin, dorado, tuna, roosterfish and much more. This is where the passion still exists. The experienced...more
| Marina Pez Vela, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Where to start? First of all I got Franky’s number from two different folks from two different parts of the world! I was on the search for the captain with the most fly fishing experience for Billfish. Not a lot of folks out there with...More

2  Thank MarkWhiteBBQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have fished charters all over the world. I have gone back to fish w Franklin on BigEye II for 15 years because he is the best. If you haven't fished Quepos, be aware, there are captains that are drunks , druggies and worse, boats...More

Thank john L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My buddies and I have been going to Quepos, Costa Rica for years. We always go deep sea fishing with Frankie. He puts us on fish every time. If you go when the Tuna are running be prepared for a heavy workout and a lot...More

Thank Jodaplma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely one the Best Days Ever out with Franklin and Alex on Board the Big Eye II........I caught my first BillFish out of Quepos in 1993 on Memorial Day, this year, 25 years later in 2018, Franky put on more Bill Fish along with a...More

Thank Clay Baby C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

................THE BIG EYE 2................. Awesome day fishing with Franklin and Alex. I must say that Saturday (21/7/18) was the best day fishing 🎣 that I’ve ever had. I asked Franklin if I could catch a sailfish as I had never caught one before, I have...More

2  Thank santinajackson
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I have been out fishing twice with Franklin and Alex and it’s never been a disappointment! My dad always goes fishing with Franklin and Alex. It’s always a fun day with lots of fish- marlin, sails, tuna and mahi mahi. The esky is always full...More

Thank danjacks0n2018
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Ok.......after spending up to $2500.00 for a day of fishing in Jaco, I have finally found a great value with great Fishing. Took our son and Grandson on a 3/4 day of fishing out of the Pez Villa Marina, Quepos, with Capt. Franklin and first...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

My brother and I had the opportunity to fish with Franklin and Alex this year. Lifelong fisherman we weren't sure of what to expect... Well it was an absolutely amazing experience... Great fishing and great service, the crew was relentless in their drive to provide...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 15 June 2018

I enjoy a good fishing trip, just like anyone else. But I must admit, I'd never been on a boat with a more knowledgeable or more informed crew than these guys. Capt. Frank and his deck hand, Alex, work in perfect sync with each other,...More

Thank sweldon61
Reviewed 14 June 2018

For our summer vacation we decided we would visit Costa Rica. Our travel agent arranged our half day fishing excursion on the Big Eye II. We met Franklin and his mate at the marina. He asked us what kind of fish we wanted to catch....More

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Response from Jandabaker | Reviewed this property |
We were there the first week of February and went out on a 3/4 day charter (7-2). Paid $950, caught 4 sailfish. Wanted to catch some fish to eat but no bait fish available. Wonderful experience catching sailfish!(they may be... More