FAQ

Q: What happens in the event of a storm?
A: Every morning we check the weather before going out on the boat. If a storm is in the forecast, the trip will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund, or you will have the option of rescheduling the trip.

Q: Is the price based per person or per boat?
A: All of the prices are per boat, regardless of how many people will be fishing.

Q: What do you provide on a full-day charter?
A: The full-day charter includes lunch, fruit, soft drinks, water, beer, equipment, and your captain and mate.

Q: Does the crew speak English?
A: All of our captains and mates are Costa Ricans, however they can communicate the techniques and vocabulary of fishing in English.

Q: When and where will I be able to buy my fishing license?
A: The fishing license can be purchased at the pier on the day you fish.

Q: How long is the fishing license valid?
A: The fishing licenses are valid for one year from the date of purchase.

Q: Do you pick us up at our hotel?
A: Yes, we can provide roundtrip transportation from your hotel to the fishing pier, picking you up at 7:15am. The cost is $20 for up to 4 people, $5 extra for each additional person.

Q: What time do the boats leave?
A: The boats leave the pier at 7:30am or at 11:30am if you are doing a half-day of fishing in the afternoon.

Q: Do you require a deposit?
A: Yes, a 50% deposit of the total amount of the boat or package is required.

Q: How do I pay my deposit?
A: The deposit can be paid by credit card by filling out our credit card authorization form and faxing it to us or by making a deposit to our account in the United States:

The International Bank of Miami, NA
121 Alhambra Plaza
Coral Gables, FL 33134 USA
ABA 067001699
Account #99000205906 of TransAmerica Bank & Trust Co., Ltd. Bahamas
Name on Account: Ursula Frank de Gondonneau

Q: Will I be charged any taxes on top of the price?
A: When paying by credit card, there is a 5% service tax added on to the total amount. When you deposit a check in our account, or if you pay by cash or travelerĀ“s check at our office, there will be no extra charges on top of the price.