Our Hosted Fishing Weeks at Rio Parismina Lodge

" . . . one of the best run lodges in the world."  Larry Schoenborn


70% of our clients repeat this trip

large tarpon fishing

Rio Parismina Lodge has four I.G.F.A. world records for snook. Choose between the Caribbean for abundant large tarpon, plus tuna and wahoo, or the Tortuguero National Park jungle waterways and streams for snook, machaca, mojarra and snapper. The Lodge has 21-foot, modified V-hull, Ocean Craft boats with adequately powered and well-maintained motors, marine radios, fish finders and English speaking guides. Two anglers per boat and guide.

A great trip for couples

tarpon fishing Costa Rica

Rio Parismina Lodge is built on 50 acres of lush jungle, on the banks of the famous Parismina River, near Tortuguero National Park. Very nice accommodations, jacuzzi, swimming pool, superb gourmet and native dishes, open bar, free Wi-Fi service (available in the clubhouse), free laundry service, and a well-stocked tackle shop.

2019 Hosted Week:

Rio Parismina Lodge

Our 2019 hosted week is 9-nights in Costa Rica
7-nights at Rio Parismina Lodge
and 7-days guided fishing  $5,350.00 p.p.
(First and last night in San Jose are not included)
Single occupancy room and boat  $5,950.00
Non-angler companion  $3,000.00
Fishing packages include: airport reception, ground transportation between the airport and hotel, ground transfer from the hotel to the air charter, normally scheduled roundtrip air service between San Jose, Costa Rica, and Rio Parismina; lodging, meals, and open bar at the lodge (sodas, beer, and domestic liquors); complimentary wine with lunch and dinner, guided fishing, use of rods and reels for all species, terminal tackle, daily laundry service, and taxes.

Our Hosted Fishing Weeks at Rio Parismina Lodge

2019 will be our 17th year in a row hosting groups here. XL tarpon, tuna, wahoo and jungle species
You’re not restricted to our hosted weeks. Provided there are openings, we can book Rio Parismina for a time that works best for you.


2019 Hosted Fishing Week:
7-nights and 7-days guided fishing $5,350.00

  • Anglers, SAVE $350.00 when paid in full before 12/15/2018.
  • April 5-14, 2019:  Guy and Toni Schoenborn host

2019 Hosted Fishing Week:
7-nights and 7-days guided fishing $5,400.00

  • 2020 Hosted Fishing Week:
  • April 17-26, 2020:  Guy and Toni Schoenborn host
  • Prices subject to change due to fuel costs.

Tarpon fishing Costa Rica

tarpon fishing costa rica

Larry Schoenborn at Rio Parismina

Larry Schoenborn at Rio Parismina

Larry and his wife, Ethel, hosted trips to Rio Parismina for ten years in a row. Larry often referred to his visits here as "coming home."

Suzi Schoenborn with Rio Parismina tarpon

Rio Parismina tarpon

Tarpon are known for their aerial acrobatics.

tarpon fishing action