Catch with the Best!

Premier Sportfishing Charters in Beautiful Costa Rica

Book Your Dream Sportfishing Charter Today!


Straight Up Sportfishing welcomes seasoned & novice anglers alike to join us out on the open water for either half or full-day charters. Our quick, comfortable boat will get you to the fish fast! During your charter you can expect to reel in a variety of catches such as Pacific Sailfish, Marlin, Mahi-Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, Snapper, Grouper & even Costa Rica’s famous “Roosterfish”.

The Straight Up is manned by a highly knowledgeable & skillful captain & crew, all of which are English speaking. They love the challenge of competitive fishing which has resulted in much success throughout many tournaments.

Whichever charter you choose our goal is always to provide you with great customer service and a successful fishing trip that will be remembered for many years to come! Contact Us today to book a trip or let us answer any questions you may have, we’ll respond as quickly as possible!

Meet Your Captain

Captain Odir Contreras

30+ Years of Award Winning Experience

Captain Odir has been chartering the waters of Los Sueños for over 30 years. Attaining 1st Place rankings in many tournaments such as the Marina Pez Vela Dorado Derby, Rockstar Pelagic Tournament, Owner’s Maverick Tournament & many others. His knowledge & experience is sure to enhance your fishing experience.

Supported by a very friendly, English speaking crew that’s dedicated to making your charter uniquely special & one you won’t soon forget. Set sail worry free, you will be backed by the best out on the open water.

Welcome Aboard

the Straight Up

A 1972 Bertram 31′ Flybridge

A classic Deep-V fishing boat that comfortably accommodates a party of up to 6 people. She moves very fast for her size and can handle rough conditions with stability and power.

Equipped with a tall tower and 2 large in-deck fish boxes that can hold a ton of bait, this vessel was customized for offshore & tournament fishing. She was recently refitted in 2021 with state-of-art Garmin electronics. She is also outfitted with top of the line fishing equipment, reels and Shimano tackle. Relax inside an air conditioned cabin equipped with a full head (toilet), plenty of seating, small refrigerator, microwave & other amenities. 


The Los Sueños Marina is the ultimate full service port for many luxury sportfishing boats and luxury yachts. The only government sanctioned marina operating in Costa Rica. With over 200 wet slips, 100 dry slips, a fuel dock, and full-time staff.