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…

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!

Guatemala is GREAT Again, the Billfish Have Spoken!

2016 No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout Results In most cases, we don’t like missing a fish but at our annual No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout, Guatemala’s most exciting & prestigious billfish tournament, we loved seeing the Sancochos  ($20 per missed fish) continue to add up over the three-day tournament held November 10th-12th. The 10 boats & 41…

Calling All Solo Anglers!

Single Anglers Week at CVL Solo angler — no problem, we are introducing our first official Single Anglers Week.  Come be apart of this exciting week at CVL on  December 10th-14th  for those that can’t get their buddies to commit. We understand that it’s hard to round up your fellow anglers to fill a group reservation so we…

Trick or Treat, Our New CVL YETI’s Have Arrived!

2016 No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout Our annual No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout is only two weeks away and all of our boats are officially SOLD OUT!  We are looking forward to all of our anglers getting to experience Guatemala’s most exciting & prestigious billfishing tournament.  Every missed bite, or sancocho, will cost the anglers $20 and…

Come Fall in Love With Marlin at CVL!

Come Fall in Love with Marlin! Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall! It’s time to fall in love with a blue marlin during the prime fall season for that prized game fish at Casa Vieja Lodge. Black marlin are also a possibility now, while the best sailfishing in the world continues. If you missed out last season…

Labor Day Sale & Spend Thanksgiving at CVL!

Labor Day Sale Nothing says Labor Day like a Sale!  Make sure to grab your Casa Vieja gear this Labor Day!  Apply code CVLSHIP during check out and receive FREE shipping on all orders over $50.  Enjoy our Labor Day sale Friday, September 2nd through Monday, September 5th!  Don’t miss out on all the great…

Marlin Mag- Interview with Capt. David Salazar

Get to know Capt. David Salazar, in the September 2016 issue of Marlin Magazine, Before the Strike.  In an interview with Sam White, Capt. Salazar shares his stories about being a captain, pilot and father all while running the beautiful Casa Vieja Lodge!  Check out the article below:

Before the Strike