9°25’35”N | 84°10’22”W
Channels 69 & 16
Renowned for its reputation as the Olympics of Sportfishing, the 2013 Offshore World Championship came to Marina Pez Vela this past April.
In its very first year in Costa Rica, the Offshore World Championship hosted 67 teams from 31 different countries who had earned the invitation to the event by winning one of the 120 Qualifying offshore tournaments held around the world.
The 324 anglers experienced a record setting bite for the tournament, recording 821 billfish releases, including 811 sailfish, nine blue marlin and one striped marlin.
Located on Costa Rica’s Central Pacific coast, our world-class marina welcomes you to experience the lush beauty and warm hospitality of one of the world’s top boating destinations. Marina Pez Vela provides wet slips for rent as well as a variety of services and amenities.
Marina Pez Vela is proud to be an internationally recognized sport fishing destination. The tranquil flat waters off the Central Pacific coastline offer an abundance of Pacific sailfish, marlin, tuna, mahi mahi, roosterfish, grouper, cubera, wahoo and more.
The Marina is located in Quepos, Costa Rica, a small port town well known as a sport fishing hotspot. Close by is beautiful Manuel Antonio, a mecca for adventure and eco-tourism and famed for its National Park. The area offers a myriad of shops, bars, restaurants and hotels to suit every taste and budget.
Marina Pez Vela truly offers something for everyone: long or short term dockage, fuelling, provisions, and charters for both sport fishing and cruising enthusiasts. Be a part of the Marina Pez Vela community and experience the adventure of a lifetime!