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Casa Vieja Lodge is proud to welcome a Hooker to the family. The Hooker, a 48’ G&S boat, with 87 IGFA World Records most of them on billfish on light and ultralight tackle.

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The annual No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout at Casa Vieja Lodge was full of non-stop fun, excellent camaraderie, outfit changes galore, and fantastic fishing! “We thought everything was going as planned with the ladies aboard the Finest Kind leading the pack daily and on the last day, they brought home 14 Sailfish and 1 Blue Marlin …

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Fishing Guatemala’s long-famed sailfish bite has drawn anglers from around the world for decades, but never could you do it in the first-class style that is now available thanks to the passionate, hard work of the crew at Casa Vieja Lodge.  Their accommodations are both convenient and close to the marina where the jewels in …

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Although we would like to continue business as usual at Casa Vieja Lodge, we realize the severity of the situation and understand that the health of our clients is of utmost importance as we waiver these unknown seas.

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October Ends With Grand Slams For the second consecutive year Contender Boats hosted their Top Dealer Trip Oct 17-21st at Casa Vieja Lodge. It was a group of colleagues, both new and old friends, and a fantastic time of fishing in between the fun! The group opted for some extra activities to complement their fishing days …

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As the states begin to cool off, October Fishing is starting to heat up in Guatemala. In the first charters of our 2019-2020 season, each group had their shots at blue marlin with 8 raises, 5 bites, and 3 releases, amongst the daily sailfish and mahi mahi. We have 2 large corporate groups returning this …

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If you’ve been to Casa Vieja Lodge this past season then you have seen and taken part in the Kick Plastic program, pioneered by Costa Sunglasses, as they eliminated single-use plastic water bottles, nevertheless, in Guatemala! “We hope you are continuing to do your part and using your custom Casa Vieja YETI and helping to …

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Celebrate Your Graduate at CVL A memorable summer trip is what you need for the special graduate in your life. They say that time flies and it’s evident when high school/college graduation is around the corner, for that once “little one” that is on the verge of outgrowing you! Take a trip this summer and …

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Attention all fathers, dads, papas, old guy, daddy, whatever you’ve been responding to all these years! Please join us June 14-16th for our 2019 Father’s Day Fishing Frenzy, back by popular demand! Teams of four anglers will have a blast releasing sailfish with friends and family. Teams may consist of grandfathers, fathers, sons and daughters, …

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2018 Annual Billfish Report The numbers were tallied for the 2018 Casa Vieja Lodge Annual billfish report and we are proud to announce grand total of 28,027 Raises, 21,235 Bites, 12,404 Releases. This report is a total of the CVL Fleet that fished during the 9-month season, and keep in mind there were many rest days, and …

The 2018 No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout was held November 8-10th at Casa Vieja Lodge. This is the annual in-house tournament presented by Casa Vieja Lodge which makes you to put your money where your mouth is, as each Sancocho, or missed bite, results in a $20 donation to charity. Every Sanchoco or “missed bite” equals …

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This fall, Casa Vieja Lodge entered the third phase of the #KickPlastic Campaign pioneered by Costa del Mar.  Casa Vieja Lodge will be a plastic-free campus by eliminating all single-use plastic bottles both at the lodge, and aboard the 10-boat fleet. All anglers will receive a YETI 18oz Rambler Bottle upon arrival at Casa Vieja …

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Editor’s Note: A few words from our friends at Casa Vieja Lodge in Guatemala. We told you to tell ONLY your best friends about Casa Vieja Lodge, but apparently you all have quite a few of those, as the word is out and the Lodge is full! As you know, we try our hardest to accommodate your …

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It’s almost that time of the year again! We know you’ve heard about it, dreamed about it, and now it is time to make it a reality! Come join us, November 8-10, for our Annual No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout at Casa Vieja Lodge. The No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout is Guatemala’s most exciting & prestigious billfish tournament, and anglers …

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2018 Father’s Day Fishing Frenzy Some fathers like to brunch for Father’s Day, others like to FISH, we happen to really like those guys a little bit more! To honor our fishing Father’s, Casa Vieja Lodge brought back the Father’s Day Fishing Frenzy (FFF) which was held June 15-17. Teams were made up of fathers, …

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Looking for excuses to try fishing Guatemala? Look no further, we got you covered! Celebrate the long Memorial Day Weekend fishing on a beautifully maintained sport fisher, lake-like seas, 88 degree weather, with loads of sailfish and more chances at HUGE mahi mahi, tuna, and blue marlin! You could also gift that special woman in …

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Editor’s Note:  Incredible numbers are coming in from Casa Vieja Lodge in their Guatemala fishing report this month.  On The Hunt We hope everyone had a fantastic Easter and Spring Break, albeit at Casa Vieja Lodge it was a tad bit better! There was an intense Easter egg hunt, accompanied of course with a rabbit piñata for the …

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Fathers Day Fishing Frenzy Attention all fathers, dads, papas, old guy, daddy, whatever you’ve been responding to all these years! Please join us June 15-17th for our 2018 Father’s Day Fishing Frenzy, back by popular demand! Teams of four anglers will have a blast releasing sailfish with friends and family. Teams may consist of grandfathers, …

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2018 Miami International Boat Show Our last Trade Show stop is the 2018 Miami International Boat Show. Come and visit us at Tent D-316, next to Capt Harry’s Fishing Supply. Sign-up for show specials, and talk with our famed captains. See the usual suspects joining us below! Friday 3-5pm: Capt. Chris Sheeder, Rum Line & Capt. David Salazar, Poco Loco Saturday …

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The ninth annual Jake Jordan Invitational Sailfish Fly Challenge tournament took place on January 7 (practice day) 8, 9, 10, (tournament dates), at the world-class Casa Vieja Lodge in Guatemala. This time for the first time ever, the fishing was slow for Guatemala standards, seems like some cold water moved in and pushed the fish off …

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You train and prepare for everything else you do in life, why not for fishing? Rigorous training leads to proven results and equates to first place tournament wins. Trust in the best with your summer tournament preparation and secure your investments. No heavy lifting involved. Our Spring Training consists of an average 15 – 18 daily billfish …

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During the holiday season you are always on the hunt for deals. Look no further than the Costa Holiday Catch Sweepstakes where you can enter to win one of two fishing trips. Adventure one, a trip to Casa Vieja Lodge or Adventure 2, the Florida Keys. Two lucky anglers will be guided by Costa Pro Captains and spend a day reeling in …

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Casa Vieja Lodge would like to wish all of our friends and family a Happy Thanksgiving and we wish you were here celebrating with us! We are very grateful for your friendship and time you spend with us in Guatemala. While you are perusing through this newsletter between flying, basting the turkey, mashing the potatoes, …

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The Queen is Back Finally, the Release has been released from Casa Vieja Lodge Marine Services and had her maiden voyage this past weekend during the 15th Annual Club Nautico de Guatemala Tournament. The Release, a 37’ Merritt, has completed a 2-year overhaul and reclaimed her reign as queen of the Casa Vieja Lodge fleet. …