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Coiba Adventure Sport Fishing

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“captain tom”(14 reviews)
“black marlin”(7 reviews)
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Year-Round Marlin Fishery Coiba Island, Hannibal Bank, Montuosa Island Greatest Variety of Game Fish in the World. Black and Blue Marlin, Yellow Fin Tuna, Dorado, Pacific Sails, Rooster Fish, Cuberas, Wahoo, and over 40 other species to discover.
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Isla de Coiba, Panama
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+507 998-1338
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 November 2009

We spent a week on Coiba with Coiba Adventures. It was amazing. We have fished many remote islands but Coiba is the best. We caught 6 marlin in 6 days all in the 300-500 class. The marlin were great but the island and the experience...More

8  Thank MHD492
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We planned, booked and paid in full for this trip 8 months in advance as required by Capt. Tom. From what we saw on the website and conversations with his daughter Jessica we expected an adventure but did not expect to be slumming it. Here...More

13  Thank ALFishGirl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

bad boat bad person not honest does not live up to what it says in the adds and has no problem lying to you

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what an awesome trip. captain tom knows how to catch fish. bottom line. we caught marlin, wahoo, dorado, and tuna in three days fishing.

Thank Camper31485917453
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This trip was an offshore fisherman's dream. Staying on the mothership only a short 30 minute ride by an immaculate, classic, 31 Bertram to the famed Hannibal Bank. The Bertram, the captain, mate, and tackle were all first class. Inshore for roosters, cubera, yellowfin, snapper,...More

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Thank nedjholl
Reviewed 2 July 2018

My dad and I talked for years about this trip. It was nothing short or perfect. Having the mothership totally took the experience to to next level. We will never forget our time with Tom and Jessica! The help was unreal as well.

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1  Thank jordanhay2013
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

A FIVE star adventure—for many reasons. Captain Tom and his daughter, Jessica, pull out all of the stops. Capt Tom and his 31’ Bertram put you on the Hannibal Bank to enjoy an awesome fishing experience. Five days of wild black Marlin fishing provide an...More

1  Thank tksharp1
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My husband and I along with two of our adult sons (in their 30’s), went on this fishing adventure in early January. Captain Tom’s daughter, Jessica, provided all our pre-trip communication and was always enthusiastic and helpful. She called 2 weeks prior to the trip...More

1  Thank maxxy
Reviewed 9 January 2018

My brother and brother in law and I planned this adventure for 1/3 fishing adventure, 1/3 "fly in" adventure, and 1/3 off the grid excursion; we were not disappointed. We were assisted in planning by Jessica, aka, the Captain's daughter, Capt Tom, the 25 plus...More

4  Thank Retriever32
Reviewed 31 December 2017

i took my father here for his last fishing trip he would ever have. the boat was broken down our entire trip. the electricity failed every day. we had one major hook up and the fish was lost because the captain did not even tie...More

2  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Very Poor Communication The 31 Bertrum was in POOR CONDITION When we got to COIBA ISLAND the conditions were very poor and CAPT TOM just dumped us on the island and said we were on our own we ended up cutting our trip short, me...More

2  Thank M3507RFfrankb
Tom Y, Owner at Coiba Adventure Sport Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

People sometimes ask “ you must get some real jerks on these fishing trips” My answer for many years was “never”. I get the nicest sort of people. I generally guide men who have traveled the world for fishing and appreciate what I have to...More

Reviewed 3 February 2017

I fished with Coiba Fishing Adventures on 1/20/17 for three days. When we arrived at the fishing area on the first day, we no more than put the tackle out and we had 4 out of five lines hook-up. We had three Bonita within 10...More

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