Upon purchase of the fishing charter package from Sportfishing-Guatemala, the terms and conditions set forth herein become a binding contract between the Purchaser and Sportfishing-Guatemala. This contract becomes valid upon receipt of deposit by Sportfishing-Guatemala at its office or representatives office. The Purchaser agrees by tender of payment that the itinerary has been reviewed and that it meets the Purchaser's expectations and requests.

Sportfishing-Guatemala or its representative will write an itinerary listing scheduled daily activities and services purchased. In the event of a difference between information contained in the brochure or on the Internet web site, the language of the itinerary shall control.

To purchase a fishing charter package requires a deposit of 50% of the value of the package. Full payment is due 60 days before departure. All reservations made within 60 days of the departure date require full payment. If the final portion of the package price is not paid when required, Sportfishing-Guatemala has the right to treat the reservation as cancelled. Payments are to be made via bank check, money order or bank wire transfer.

Upon written receipt of cancellation notice, the following schedule will be charged and the following will be adhered to:
60 days or more before trip departure: $250.00 per person
45 to 59 days before departure: 25% of trip cost.
31 to 44 days before departure: 50% of trip cost.
15 to 30 days before departure: 75% of trip cost.
Less then 15 days before departure: 100% of trip cost.
Note: Sportfishing-Guatemala advises the Purchaser to buy trip insurance to cover unexpected trip cancellations

No refunds are given for any unused pre-paid services included in the fishing charter package or any other tour or changes made to the itinerary while en route. This includes changes in hotel accommodations, excursions and transportation. If exceptional circumstances occur, Sportfishing-Guatemala will determine, if any, the amount of the refund. However, no refund requests will be considered while the Purchaser is en route. The decision of Sportfishing-Guatemala is final.

Sportfishing-Guatemala responsibility and liability does not extend to personal injury, property damage or acts of negligence or omission related to any hotel or vendor providing services on the offered sport fishing packages and optional tours. Sportfishing-Guatemala cannot be held responsible for any part of the fishing package that might be missed because of cancellations or delays of commercial airlines. The Purchaser/Traveler is responsible for being in good and reasonable health and Sportfishing-Guatemala cannot be held responsible for any health-related issues. Sportfishing-Guatemala cannot be held responsible for any billfish/sailfish or other fish related damage or injury caused by a billfish/sailfish or other fish.
Note: Sportfishing-Guatemala recommends that the Purchaser/Traveler acquire traveler’s health insurance, if the Purchaser/Traveler current health insurance does not provide coverage outside the country that it was issued.

No warranties or guarantees, express or implied, are made that the fishing charter package will meet all of the Purchasers/Traveler’s expectations, mainly regarding weather conditions or fishing productiveness.

Rates include: Reception at International Airport La Aurora in Guatemala City, all necessary ground transportation, accommodations at The Costa Verde Hotel (Sportfishing Guatemala may substitute alternative accommodation of at least the same standard due to operational/availability circumstances. We will make every effort to confirm any alternative arrangements with the client in advance. Also included is Guided fishing, all conventional tackle and lures – and fly-fishing equipment if agreed in advance. Flies may be purchased for $30 each.

Rates do not include: Airfare, porterage at hotel, tips to Captain and mates and any items and expenses of a personal nature.