Sports Fishing

Fishing in Costa Rica is an exciting experience you don’t want to miss! Especially in Samara-Carrillo beach. For the professional angler, you must definitely know that this is the best point to fish from in Costa Rica.

The waters off the coast of Samara-Carrillo are world-renowned for being big-game sport fishing points providing the adventurer fisherman a top notch challenge and the most beautiful and amazing fish trophies.

Hotel Villas Playa Samara can provide a world class sport fishing experience tailored to meet and exceed your expectations whether you travel with your family, friends or your fishing teammates. Hotel Villas Playa Samara will make sure that all the fishing details are covered from rods to a personal chef.

It’s all about you and the fighting chair. Hotel Villas Playa Samara takes care of the rest.

Hotel Villas Playa Samara offers a complete fishing experience from the best charter fleet in Costa Rica. Captains and mates with years of local fishing experience. A charter rental with Hotel Villas Playa Samara will give you the opportunity to spend the day catching Billfish, Marlin, Sails, Tuna, Mahi-Mahi, and other magazine cover trophies.

Sport fishing Seasons:

Samara-Carrillo Beach maintains a high level of fishing activity all year round. The following outline is a very “broad” display of our yearly sport fishing season and conditions:


  • Calm Seas
  • GOOD Billfish
  • STRONG tuna, Mahi-Mahi and Wahoo bite

September & October

  • Calm Seas
  • Big Tuna
  • The fishing is generally good


  • Calm Seas
  • Marlin, Sails, Tuna, Mahi-Mahi
  • This is BILLFISH season! If you want to catch that trophy billfish this is the time to come.
  • The winds can be strong and the runs longer but the fishing is amazing!

Without leaving aside the front seat spectacles the Dolphins, Turtles, Wales, Sea Rays, etc.

When planning your Samara-Carrillo Fishing Charter, keep in mind that Hotel Villas Playa Samara can also supply a great number of activities for adventurers on shore, Sea kayaking, surfing, snorkeling, mountain biking or horseback riding to name a few. Check out Samara Beach to see nearby tours and attractions.

Do you like fishing? Well nothing will get your heart pumping like feeling the rod bend and the reel screaming when you’re hooked up with a Costa Rica Sail Fish or Marlin! Anglers from around the world come to Samara Beach in Costa Rica for the fishing trip of a lifetime! If fishing is in your blood, you have to experience fishing in Samara, Costa Rica!