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Los Monos Sportfishing

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Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Family Deep Sea fishing was PERFECT

I used Los Monos about 5 months ago with my girlfriend. I returned to Quepos with my 11 and 15 year... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bert W
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great day on the water

A group of 6 fit on this custom boat perfectly. We ran into all kinds of weather. Both the boat and... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
David S
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Columbia, South Carolina
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premier sportfishing + adventures + lodging in Costa Rica
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“grouper” (4 reviews)
“yellowfin” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica
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"captain and crew"
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"offshore fishing"
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"world class fishing"
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"nice size"
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"top notch"
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"great fishing"
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"making sure"
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"blue marlin"
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"awesome trip"
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"costa rica"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used Los Monos about 5 months ago with my girlfriend. I returned to Quepos with my 11 and 15 year old. They had never been deep sea fishing before. We had a GREAT DAY. I mean fantastic. The crew taught them how to reel...More

Thank Bert W
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

A group of 6 fit on this custom boat perfectly. We ran into all kinds of weather. Both the boat and the deck hand, Juan, were perfect to accommodate to each passing hour. Especially important was the ability to stay dry as it rained. Juan...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice boat, crew and professionally run operation. All day tour so be prepared for all sorts of weather. Lunch was great, got to see a school of dolphins along side the boat for quite a while also. Of course catching a big fish was...More

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

A wonderful day of fishing with teenage children who each caught a Rooster fish. A lovely day on a beautiful boat with a professional captain and excellent crew. It simply couldn’t have been better! Their persistence and knowledge of the area ensured we caught fish...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Spent our first day in Quepos on monkeyshine and they came through. Lots of boats up north for a tournament and we luckily went south. We passed about twelve boats as this boat is faster than most around. Boat is as clean as it gets...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We fished on the Monkeyshine for 4 days over spring break and had an amazing time. We all caught multiple sailfish, a couple Blue Marlin and a Dorado! The Tuna bite was very slow as we heard in town but they did still manage to...More

1  Thank Katty H
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Incredible fishing trip experience. Hooked up 2 nice blue marlins, a big sailfish, and a fat mahi-mahi. Boat very clean and fast. Air conditoned cab was most welcome. Crew were the best. Juan was super professional and experienced. Could not have dreamed up a better...More

1  Thank ranchobernardopools
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

My wife, three boys ages 15, 13, 10, and myself visited Manual Antonio again this year during the Christmas Holiday's and the boy's first choice of activities was another trip on the Monkeyshine. Monkeyshine is the perfect boat for a family to take offshore to...More

1  Thank tmomofthree
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Sooooo much fun. My gf and I did a full day and caught 5 mahi-mahi and a sail fish. Everything about this day was perfection. They pick you up from hotel. Friendly and informative right off the bat. The owner is a great guy and...More

1  Thank Bert W
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

The crew are friendly and very professional. They made me enjoy landing dorado till my arms were ready to fall off. Incredible trip. I'll be back next year. The owner Diego is a gentleman and a surfer/fisherman/ businessman that made certain I had an awesome...More

1  Thank Milo O
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