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Fish & Trips of St Mawes

St Mawes Harbour, St Mawes, England
+44 7891 300078
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Fantastic experience with fresh mackerel for lunch

During our stay in Falmouth, we decided to take the ferry to St. Mawes for the day. I had looked up... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2014
jdesou
,
London
Great experience but no fish

We had a great experience on James' boat today. Unfortunately we caught no fish! The crew were... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2014
Fraser M
,
Bristol, United Kingdom
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“mackerel” (29 reviews)
“fishing trip” (15 reviews)
“pollock” (13 reviews)
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St Mawes Harbour, St Mawes, England
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+44 7891 300078
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Reviewed 1 June 2014

During our stay in Falmouth, we decided to take the ferry to St. Mawes for the day. I had looked up attractions on Tripadvisor and fish & trips appeared favourably reviewed. Would strongly suggest you call and make a booking, just so you know what...More

Thank jdesou
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

We had a great experience on James' boat today. Unfortunately we caught no fish! The crew were friendly and the boat was nice. We pulled up a lobster pot, which was great fun. We will defo be coming back in the summer and hopefully will...More

Thank Fraser M
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Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

We went out with James today and he took us to a number of places which were good but we couldn't find any fish! We caught none but we had a nice time fishing and we pulled up a lobster pot to find some crabs...More

Thank Beets M
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Reviewed 27 October 2013

My 14 yr old son & I went for an afternoon with James. Neither of us had been fishing before. The boat was full and James made sure everyone was safe. We went to check out some locations in the bay for mackerel. The first...More

1  Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

Dad and two girls aged 10 and 11 spent a couple of fantastic hours on board with Capt James. We and another family caught over a dozen Mackerel and half a dozen large Sardines. This was the girls first fishing experience and loved hooking and...More

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 21 August 2013

Would recommend this to anyone, great family fun, was pretty rough when we went out but still managed to catch quite a few. Definitely worth the money for an excellent day out.

Thank Henry H
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Reviewed 14 August 2013

lovely village with great places to eat and a sweet harbour to paddle or swim in or even take out a kayak.

Thank littledos14
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Reviewed 26 July 2013

We had a fantastic trip with James last week. My 7 year old son and I went for the two-hour trip, and due to recent storms we stayed at the mouth of the estuary and a little way up the river. After a few blanks,...More

Thank James S
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Reviewed 23 July 2013

We all went out as 2 families and caught more fish than we've ever done before mostly Pollock. As an extra bonus we had some Dolphins follow us which was brilliant to see. James even took us to his Lobster pots on the way back....More

Thank Roselea19
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Reviewed 2 October 2012

We loved all the lovely ferries that link up the various villages. Staff are friendly and seem to be pleased to see you. A bit expensive but worth the trip

Thank Ballintine
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