Banana Bay Marina & Sportfishing Center
Located at the edge of a beautiful tropical rainforest in the city of Golfito, Banana Bay Marina sit in a natural, deep draft gulf offering an excellent protection from the swells of the Pacific Ocean. Separated from the Open Pacific Coast, this gulf, names Golfo Dulce, is surrounded by a great biological and natural diversity. Just North of Panama, it is an official point of entry into and exit from Costa Rica. Cruising yachts find a safe haven in this little paradise and often extend their visit. Banana Bay Marina is a full service sportfishing center that provides services to sport fishermen as well as yachts and sailboats in transit.
The Golfito area has a population of approximately 11 000 people and was at one point in history a true "Banana Republic." Up until 1985, Golfito served as the area headquarters for the United Fruit Company. The town derives its architecture and culture from that fifty year association and it retains much of that rich flavor and boasts inhabitants from many countries and cultures.
Easy access to most goods and services such as provisions, repair parts and travel services, Golfito also has a large Duty Free with the lowest prices in the country. Additionally, Golfito has a hospital, a national bank and several exceptional restaurants.
Access to all modes of transportation from Golfito is extremely convenient. Golfito is served by two major commuter airlines with several regularly scheduled flights daily to San Jose, Costa Rica's capital city. Flying duration takes around forty-five minutes. Our experienced office staff will be more than pleased to book your direct charter flights to San Jose and many other destinations in Costa Rica.
Famous for his several sand beaches, tropical rainforests and wildlife refuges, the Southern Costa Rica zone offers a bunch of activities. The most popular include world class surfing, horseback riding, spelunking, sportfishing, kayaking, diving, hiking to mangroves and bird watching. Take advantage of the marina's convenient amenities, including tantalizing dining in a relaxed atmosphere, a full bar with daily drink specials and charming guest suite. Whether you are serious about fishing or just relaxing, make sure to stop by Banana Bay Marina.
One of the best climates and most biologically intense places on earth, this region is a top travel destination choice!