Jackpot Sport Fishing

“Good day” 31’ custom-built Express Sport Fisher

330 HP  •  Ice Box  •  Fish Finder  •  Rods, reels & tackle  •  Lunch  •  Toilet

  • Fully Licensed Captain ‘Manuel Gabuardi’ – Captain of ‘Good Day’ for 13 years
  • English & Spanish speaking crew
  • Recently installed (Isinglass) boat enclosure to provide protection from the rain
  • Quality Tackle from Shimano & Penn: Trolling, Live Baiting, Bottom Fishing, Jigging, Popping & Fly Fishing
  • Fighting Chair & Outriggers
  • Fish Finder, GPS & Depth Sounder
  • VHF Marine Radio
  • Ice Box filled with Beers, Soft Drinks & Water
  • Lunch, Fresh Fruit & Snacks provided on all full day charters

Half Day In-Shore $850

5 hours trip, Starts at 7:00 AM or 12:30 PM

Full Day Off-Shore $1300

9 hours trip, Starts at 7:00 AM

Always dreamed of Sport Fishing in Costa Rica?

Benn Gilmour runs Jackpot Sport Fishing out of the beautiful Marina Pez Vela in Quepos. His boat “Good day” is a Costa Rican custom built 31-foot custom-built offshore sport fishing boat fully restored in 2008 and powered by a 330 HP Cummins engine up to a top speed of 22 knots.  Jackpot Sport Fishing specializes in offshore, inshore & fly fishing. They cater to serious anglers who come to fish with them for a week, as well as families and honeymooners looking for a day on the water during their vacation in Quepos/Manuel Antonio. Benn says hello to you if you are down at the Marina Pez Vela. Look for the British guy!

Is equipped with outriggers, center riggers, a livewell and Tuna tubes, as well as tournament-grade live bait and lures and top-of-the-line Shimano and Penn tackle, offering a huge variety of fishing techniques including light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing, spinning, popping, jigging, trolling, and even fly fishing!

Jackpot Sport Fishing provides a great range of trips to make sure you get exactly what you want from your time on board. From a half day inshore hitting up islands, river mouths and rocky outcrops for Roosterfish, Snook, Snapper, Jacks, Mackerel and many more amazing species, to 9-hour offshore adventures heading 40 miles out to do battle with monster pelagics such as Blue, Black and Striped Marlin, Pacific Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo – the list just keeps going!

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Booking Policies

20% Of the full cost will be requested as a deposit 15 days prior the fishing day and balance will be charge the same fishing morning.

Payment could be made through the booking platform, Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express), or Cash.

Cancellations within 15 prior the fishing trip or no shows are subject to the full deposit penalty.

In case fishing trip is cancel due bad weather, it will be reschedule it on the next day available. If it is not possible to reschedule your trip before you leave Costa Rica, we will be pleased to refund your deposit.

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