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Fish Drake Bay - Reel Escape

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“rooster fish”(18 reviews)
“wahoo”(25 reviews)
“tuna”(36 reviews)
Escape the crowds and high prices at the marinas and fishing lodges and come fish with us in beautiful, Drake Bay. We are located 50 miles south of Quepos/Manuel Antonio on the northern end of the world famous Corcovado National Park in the Osa...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Drake Bay, Costa Rica
+1 855-372-5322
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All reviews rooster fish wahoo tuna red snapper captain willie great trip look no further live bait costa rica great captain worked tirelessly pod of spinner dolphins hotel for dinner these guys nice size blue water hot pot
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Just got back from fishing three days with Captain Willy on the Reel Escape. This was my 5th trip fishing with Willy and once again it was an incredible experience. After catching several large roosters on live bait with spinning rods I wanted to catch...More

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Thank Rick K
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We fished with Willy for 2 days, one on the Reel Escape and one on the Reel Time. Excellent fishing both days and both Willy and his mates did an exceptional job! The first day we had 7 roosterfish on a variety of baits and...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 4 August 2018

What a great trip Fishing Drakes bay on the Real Escape was Excellent, I wanted to target the Roosterfish (on my Bucket list) Captain Willie and crew Delivered we had two Roosters 25 and 55 Lbs released and then we went out to the Island...More

Thank davidocooper
Reviewed 12 July 2018

My three sons and I have had the opportunity to charter boats and fish from Hawaii to multiple locations in Mexico to Jamaica. While we always have a good time, I have to say Willie and the entire crew on the Reel Escape are now...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My family and I had the opportunity to go on a half day fishing trip on the Reel Escape in December 2017. It was our first time to the area and we wanted to do something special. Although not serious fishermen, my son 8 loves...More

Thank 00brae00
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We booked a day trip for fishing and had THE BEST day! We were picked up on time from our resort, Copa de Arbol. The boat was immaculate and the captain and crew were extremely professional and made this boating experience a breeze. We had...More

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This is the best place and the best boat to go fishing in Drake Bay, Costa Rica!! We had so much fun and learned a lot from the experience!! All the crew is amazing and they take the time and effort to make this experience...More

Thank Maris E
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Not only did the boat and fishing equipment on the Reel Escape were impecable and top of the line, but also the crew took care of us with the greatest attention to detail. Captain Willy is the man and knows the perfect spots to look...More

Thank StefanoFFE
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Best trip ever!! The boat is in mint conditions, the equipment is top notch and the guys are very knowledgeable. The fishing was not good on our day (big storm the night before) and the crew went the extra mille to get fishes on the...More

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Se had the best experience in the Reel Escape with captain Willy! It was an amazing day ! We really enjoyed every part of the fishing experience!

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Roxann D
8 July 2018|
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Response from FishDrakeBay | Property representative |
Puerto Jimenez is about a 2 hr drive. You can get a driver to bring you. The roads are not terrible and they have been doing some road repair so they may be improved now. You may also be able to fly from puerto Jimenez to... More
4 March 2016|
Response from FishDrakeBay | Property representative |
Hello we have two charter boats available the Reel Time a 26ft center console is $450/half day and $750/ full day. The Reel Escape is a 35 ft CABO yacht with air conditioning and is $750 / half and $1400/ full.