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Barra del Colorado, Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica
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Free Wifi
Airport Transportation
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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World famous tarpon and snook fishing lodge in business 44 years. ICT (Costa Rican tourism license number 17) located on the northern carribean coast of Costa Rica. We are walking distance from village of More Barra del Colorado and public airport. Eighteen rooms. Fifteen charter boats for tarpon and Snook fishing in the rivers, canals, lagoons and carribean sea. Standard and Delux all inclusive fishing packages and lodging. Non fishing guests welcome Handicap accessable, airconditioned. Internet access, dish tv. Transportation here by air or on our jungle adventure tour by bus boat down the Tortuguero Canal. All you can eat family style meals. Amazing food, Free daily laundry service. No fuel surcharges. Our packages include all transportation in country and San Jose hotels. We have no fuel surcharges on fishing prices at the lodge. We have a full service business office and travel agency in San Jose in the Crowne Plaza hotel where our guest stay in San Jose. We use our own transport drivers. We give you door to door service from your airport arrival to your flight departure from the country. NEW DAY FISHING CHARTERS NOW AVAILABLE FROM SAN JOSE AS OF 2016 Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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USD 120 - USD 525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Tarpon fished for 4 days . The fishing was great. We had multiple hookups and most days boated a few fish. The average size Tarpon was around #120 . The tackle could use upgrading and some of our fish were lost due to tackle failure....More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My May 17,2017 Tarpon fishing trip was perhaps one of the best in the 18 years, twice annually, that I have come to Rio Colorado. I had 29 Tarpon hooked and multiple misses. They ranged from 130-195 pounds. In 18 years I have never seen...More

1  Thank Ronald O
Response from DonDan, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Colorado LodgeResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks for your kind words Ron. It was great to see you again. We look forward to your return in September. Edwin your guide said you guys had a triple hookup this trip, that must have been a wild moment. We are still picking up...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I love this place. I think it is one of the few classic fish camps still in operation today. Many of the newer fish camps are nice but they are so modern they are like staying at a Holiday Inn. I really appreciate the classic...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Fished five day this September, boated 1 had FOURTEEN in the air all on fly tackle. The Lodge is just as good as I remembered the showers are hot the beer is cold and the food is scrumptious, the rooms are clean and the guides...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I spent a lot of time at Rio Colorado lodge in my day. The fishing is better than ever and now is a great time to visit! Rainy season rates are always lower. If you have never experienced this part of Costa Rica, I highly...More

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"rustic jungle location with great fishing"
17 Sep. 2017
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