We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fab day out - Again

Second time out with James who runs Fish and Trips this time with my nine year old son - two year... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
George6101
,
Oxfordshire
via mobile
Brilliant trip Mackerel fishing

A great 2 hour trip mackerel fishing .. James took us fishing off a ship wreck near Falmouth... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
nelly332
,
Brighton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 72 reviews
35
All photos (35)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mackerel”(29 reviews)
“fishing trip”(12 reviews)
“pollock”(13 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
15°
10°
Sep
13°
Oct
10°
Nov
Contact
St Mawes Harbour, St Mawes, England
Website
+44 7891 300078
Call
Reviews (72)
Filter reviews
71 results
Traveller rating
67
3
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
67
3
0
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsmackerelfishing trippollocklobster potsardineshighly recommend a tripcatch fishwhole familyfew hoursgreat tripjamesbbqskippersharksbrownboatgutted
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 71 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time out with James who runs Fish and Trips this time with my nine year old son - two year later. Every bit as friendly as the first time and the sun came out with low wind - simply glorious. Another great day and...More

Thank George6101
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

A great 2 hour trip mackerel fishing .. James took us fishing off a ship wreck near Falmouth channel . He uses his knowledge along With the use of on board fish detector. we caught 33 mackerel and horse mackerel between 3 of us. Teenage...More

Thank nelly332
Reviewed 2 August 2018

All the previous reviews appear great. For the second year running we booked a trip for our kids to experience some mackerel fishing - up early, drive to St Mawes, only to receive a call 1/2 hour before the trip to say that its cancelled...More

Thank NickSuffolk
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had such a good time. James is a brilliant host and so much fun. We spent a few hours on the boat and caught lots of mackerel which James gutted and packed for us to take home for dinner. Great fishing experience for newbies...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

A great 2hr trip mackerel fishing. James made everyone welcome and was great with the kids. We saw dolphins and caught loads of mackerel which were a great meal barbecued. The kids were fascinated with the contents of the crab pot we pulled up, at...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We loved fishing with James Brown. He went above and beyond to make sure it was a memorable trip. Kids loved it.... and we caught loads of fish.

Thank Brendon M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely 2 hours being taken around the estuary and fishing in several spots. Caught several mackerel which were lovely when cooked for tea. James was great and his experience and friendly manner showed. It was great afternoon enjoyed by all and good value...More

Thank mrtnjay
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend a few hours and James was an excellent host. Would thoroughly recommend it to anyone.

Thank SarahSpiceSmith
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We went out with James for a morning fishing trip with our two children (12 & 10). A real highlight of our holiday! James could not be a nicer host - helping all equally. We caught mackerel and pollack - had the mackerel BBQ’d for...More

Thank Oriel100
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Went out today Fri 18/5 with James and his son, was a great experience, he was very understanding with us taking our 2 small grandchildren, plus my wife’s uncertainty about going. Thank you James you made a great experience that much better.

Thank vinnigander
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fish & Trips of St Mawes staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines