Cure Your Summertime Blues!

Catch us at ICAST For the first time, CVL will be putting up its booth at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) July 10-13, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. ICAST is the biggest and best sportfishing trade show in the world. Come and meet two of our famous Captains: Chris Sheeder of the Rum Line, and David…

May the Marlin be with You

Success Occurs when Strangers become Friends Casa Vieja Lodge hosted the prestigious Marlin University of Marlin Magazine from May 4-7th. Marlin University gives anglers hand-on, personalized, side-by-side instruction in actual blue-water conditions! Joining us in Guatemala were top billfish instructors Charles Perry, Fly Navarro, George Sawley, and Bo Jenyns. With an MU instructor on each boat…

Mucho Marlin- Muchas Gracias!

Summer Fishing Plans Summer is so close we can feel the heat! Secure your summer vacation plans at Casa Vieja Lodge and grab an extra 15% off during June and July. Our “people season” is slowing down, but definitely not the fishing! With the extra time during summer plan to explore more of the hidden…

April Forecast: Sunny Skies with a High Chance of Sailfish Showers

Gifts for Grads & Dads  If you have children or grandchildren that are graduating, show them how proud you are with a trip to Casa Vieja Lodge for their graduation gift! This once in a lifetime trip will build lasting memories and allow your child to experience action packed, adrenaline filled fishing, and is a guaranteed way to get them just as excited about fishing…

No April Showers here, just “Pregnant” Sailfish

VERY RARE Pregnant Sailfish Caught on FLY APRIL FOOLS! While our April Fool’s sailfish photo looks like she is about to give birth to a small whale, we do see “pregnant” females, but they never get that enormous, and they are full of eggs not baby sailfish! Did you know during spawning season a single female is…

Mama’s and Marlin, Oh my!

  Treat Mom to Fishing Mother’s Day is a mere two months away! What are you doing for that special lady angler in your life? Casa Vieja Lodge is offering a free hour massage to all those deserving ladies when you spend your lovely day in Guatemala. The kids will love their time reeling in sailfish after…

Spring has Come, and the Fish have Sprung

Watch out World  The Gaddy’s are one of our favorite families. Fin and his twin boys, Brown and Charles, joined Casa Vieja Lodge during Thanksgiving this past year, and made it back again in February right before the boys birthday. Now at the fresh age of 9 they have managed to hook and release many of their own fish, and…

Spring Training on the Pacific Coast of Guatemala

Travel Solo, but never Fish Alone In our second edition of Solo anglers weekend, we’d like to once again invite all of our single anglers to fish with Casa Vieja Lodge this Spring and team up with other solo anglers while also splitting the costs this May 10-14th, 2017. For $2,930/angler you will fish with the best in…

92 Degrees and 5 Grand Slams

Last Stop- BOOK FOR 2018 It’s your last chance to see CVL Office staff out on the road. Visit us in at the 2017 Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg TODAY thru Sunday, February 12th at Booth 3006 in the North Fishing Hall. It’s a long show and we love to see familiar faces. Also catch us at…

Billfish Market Spikes to Record High in 2017

Marlin Magazine Strikes Again Captain Chris Sheeder of the Rum Line nailed another Marlin Magazine cover shot for the 2017 February issue. Pick up your copy to see its beauty and read more about our 2016 No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout in the Editor’s Letter by Andrew Cox.  Half way through this issue see a photo album of A Grand…

Marlin Mag Strikes Again!

Casa Vieja Lodge is all over the February 2017 issue of Marlin Magazine. Below are the stories: Captain Chris Sheeder nailed another cover this time on the 2017 February Issue of Marlin Magazine!  To see the PDF of the cover in higher-res CLICK HERE. Read more about our 2016 No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout in the Editor’s…

2016 CVL Billfish Season: 28,051 Raises, 23,535 Bites, 13,949 Releases!

2016 CVL Billfish Season The final tallies of the 2016 Casa Vieja Lodge Billfish Season are in and they are breathtaking. Drumroll please: 28,051 raises 23,535 bites 13,949 releases All of these numbers can be found on our daily fishing reports HERE, where you can search by date, boat, or even species. A disclaimer that not all…

Unwrap the Fun at Casa Vieja Lodge

Have No Fear, CVL Gift Certificates are Still Here! Need a last-minute gift? Our CVL Gift Certificates can be used towards the online shop, La Tiendita (Lodge gift shop), or even towards a trip!  We can email the certificate to you and avoid all the rush delivery fees this holiday season! Call us today at…

Capt Chris claims Magazine Cover in Pacific Coast Sportfishing

Captain Chris Sheeder gets another Cover Photo, this time of his majestic beauty in the 2017 Travel Planner Issue of Pacific Coast Sportfishing Magazine.  “If history holds true this next season will be an above average one, and an ‘above average’ Guatemalan season is damn good,” said Capt. Chris Sheeder as he discussed what it’s been like…

Miami Office is Hiring

Here’s your chance to work with the best Billfishing Lodge in the world. We are hiring a Business Office Manager in our Miami Office. Think you got what it takes? Submit your resume today to jobs@casaviejalodge.com CLICK HERE to find out more.

Tis’ the Season of Billfish!

Ring in the Holidays with Billfish at CVL! Looking for a special place to spend the holidays? Need a last minute gift? Reserve your spot today at Casa Vieja Lodge this holiday season.  Call us today to give a special gift to a special some one at (800) 882-4665.  CVL is family friendly and would love…

Capt. Chris with a Cover Photo in Marlin Magazine!

Capt. Chris Sheeder with another Cover for Marlin Magazine- Dec/Jan Issue. This summer, at the helm of the Finest Kind Sheeder fished the sea mounts off of Costa Rica, and managed to get a few great shots.

HERE you can see the cover. Pick up your issue to and read more about the fish mounts!