Crested Butte Angler

Belize Fly Fishing

El Pescador Lodge and Villas

El Pescador Lodge on Ambergris Caye, is the premier fly fishing lodge in Belize. Over the years we have been extremely successful with El Pescador.  We have hosted many different groups with fishing abilities across the board.  El Pescador has the reputation as being the best lodge for families and rightfully so.  The food is delicious and the service is detailed, but the guides and the fishery keep us coming back year after year.  The English speaking guides teach and communicate with passion, and the fishing and non-fishing activities make it an awesome vacation for anyone!  The fishery has the diversity to please while The Belize International airport has many daily nonstop flights from numerous airlines.  Please let us assist in booking a saltwater fishing trip of a lifetime for you, our service is free.  $4310 per person double occupancy, for 7 night 6 days fishing.  Transfer from Belize City to the lodge, domestic beer and liquor, and all meals are included.  Please contact us for more information.  Jason@crestedbutteangler.com

 The Fishing 

Daily Fly Casting Lessons
Daily Fly Casting Lessons

Every afternoon the fishing coordinator has free casting lessons. The lesson is very helpful for all.

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Adult Tarpon
Adult Tarpon

The savannah flat and Long Caye are some the best in the world to catch tarpon year 'round. Migratory fish are also caught around Ambergris.

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Permit
Permit

Everyday the El Pescador guides work extremely hard to get clients into permit.

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Permit
Permit

The bigger permit tend to run in small schools or solo.

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Other Species
Other Species

Come back with snapper or baracuda and the kitchen staff will prepare the best fish sticks you've ever had.

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Permit Double
Permit Double

These ladies landed 18 permit in one day! Spinning gear is always an option.

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Juvenille Tarpon
Juvenille Tarpon

Baby tarpon can be found along the miles of mangroves and lagoons in Northern Belize.

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Catch and Release
Catch and Release

Belize has adopted catch and release on bonefish, tarpon, and permit.

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Permit
Permit

When the weather cooperates, permit around El Pescador are found in large schools.

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 The Lodge 

View From Main Lodge
View From Main Lodge

A great place to relax.

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El Pescador
El Pescador

The property is raked and cleaned daily and is spotless. Tropical plants and flowers are abundant

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El Pescador Dock
El Pescador Dock

View from the dock in front of the lodge.

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Pools
Pools

Three refreshing pools are a great place for happy hour.

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Villas
Villas

The villas are decorated with taste and extremely comfortable.

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Main Lodge
Main Lodge

Room in remodeled main lodge, and suites are available.

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Villa
Villa

The one, two, and three room villas are extremely spacious and decorated with Caribbean flare.

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Main Lodge Bathroom
Main Lodge Bathroom

The colonial style main lodge is newly remodeled

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Grand Salm Bar
Grand Salm Bar

The bar opens at two and is the place to have an appetizer and swap stories from the day on the water. The bar is stocked and rum punch is the specialty. Beliken beer and local liquor is included in the package.

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 The Food 

Lunches
Lunches

Lunch is wonderful and made to order. The night before clients check off the items from an extensive list what they would like.

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El Pescador Cookbook
El Pescador Cookbook

The food is awesome, and the kitchen staff has a bad habit of overfeeding guests. You can buy their cookbook on Amazon!

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Breakfast Table
Breakfast Table

Breakfast is served to order. The chef will prepare just about anything you want with the freshest ingredients.

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Bonefish Island
Bonefish Island

Guides preparing shore lunch on El Pescador's private island. Lunches are prepared to order from a large list that you fill out the night befor you fish.

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Bonefish Island
Bonefish Island

Great place to hang out under the palms and relax.

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Bonefish Island
Bonefish Island

One of the Bonefish Island spreads

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Lunch Under the Palms
Lunch Under the Palms

If you decide not to fish everyday, there's plenty to do or just relax by the pool in the shade. Lunch at the lodge is delicious.

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Setting the Dinner Table
Setting the Dinner Table

Dinner is served family style. Main lodge is in the background. Everything here is made from scratch.

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Attention to Detail
Attention to Detail

The staff make the guests feel welcome and very comfortable. Dessert is always a crowd pleaser.

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The Travel

Where is Belize?
Where is Belize?

Belize is a small country tucked below the Mexican Yucatan with a population of around 300,000

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Belize
Belize

Formally British Hondours, Belize gained its independence in 1980. English is the official language, and the guides speak excellent English and Spanish.

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Getting to Belize
Getting to Belize

Non-stop direct flights from Dallas, Denver, Houston, Miami, Charlotte, and Los Angles serve the International airport, make traveling to Belize a breeze.

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Belize City to San Pedro
Belize City to San Pedro

After clearing customs, you board Tropic Air for 15 minute flight from the International airport to Ambergris Caye. The flight is stunning and included in the package.

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San Pedro Baggage Claim
San Pedro Baggage Claim

This is where a representative of El Pescador will meet you and transfer you to the lodge.

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Transfer to Lodge
Transfer to Lodge

El Pescador owns a fleet of boats for fishing, as well as transporting clients to and from the San Pedro airport. Ground taxi is also used.

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Transfer to El Pescador
Transfer to El Pescador

The 10 minute transfer from the airport to the lodge is in this dry shaded boat with cold Beliken beer or by taxi

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