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Charter Boats in Co. Galway


An Leaca Rua

37′ Tyrell.
Skipper: Max Couque
Licence: 572
Base:Barna/Rossaveal/Spiddal Operational area:
Galway Bay

Notes: Explore the waters of Galway Bay and Aran Islands
with the ‘Leaca Rua’ skippered by Max Couque who has over 20 years experience
of deep sea fishing.
Fish for species such as shark, pollack, ling, ray, mackerel and much
more. Stag parties or stag weekends are also welcome.

Full day and half day trips available every day all year

Tackle hire is free.

Our self catering cottage is also available at www.galwayfishing.ie/cottage-galway.html

Address: Galway fishing, An Cuan, 16 Cullane road, Carraroe,
Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 86 323 4638
Email: max@galwayfishing.ie
Web: www.galwayfishing.ie

Bun na Speire

Suffolk 35′
Skipper: Chris Folan
Licence: P3 no. 1669
Base: Carraroe Operational area: Rossaveal

Notes: Come on-board with us and experience a part of the beautiful Wild Atlantic Way! We fish on one of the most richest fishing grounds on the west coast which includes a wide variety of species such as pollack, cod, whiting, wrasse, ling, pouting, shark and much more. As well as offering brilliant fishing grounds we also offer the most spectacular views which include the cliffs of Moher, Dún Aonghus, the Burren, the Aran islands.
Stag parties welcome to go ashore on the aran islands for lunch!
Full day and half day trips catered for.

Address: Galway fishing, An Cuan, 16 Cullane road, Carraroe, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 86 323 4638
Email: max@galwayfishing.ie Web: www.galwayfishing.ie

Maighdean Mara

43′ Aquastar.
Skipper: Kevin MacGabhann
Licence: 570
Base: Barna/Spiddal Operational area:
Galway Bay

Notes: A regular Galway Bay Safari is from 9am to 6pm. The Maigdan Mara will pick up your party from the pier at Spiddal, County Galway. The boat is yours for the day, though of course skipper Kevin will advise you where the best fishing is to be found. Tackle hire is free.

Address: Galway Bay Safaris, An Boluisce, Spiddal, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 91 553888 or +353 86 8547890
Email: kevin@galwaybayfishing.com
Web: www.galwaybayfishing.com




Blue Water

42′ Cygnus. Twin 250HP
Skipper: John Brittain
Licence: 156
Base: Cleggan/Clifden Operational area: Aran
Islands to Achill Head

Authorised blue fin tuna boat

Notes: Blue Water’s skipper John Brittain has over 15 years experience of fishing the waters from Aran Islands to Achil Head on Irelands west coast catching Bluefin Tuna to over 800lbs Blue Shark to 150 lbs Common Skate, Ling, Conger, Turbot, Ray and many others. Our fishing is mostly done over the many reefs, drop offs and sandy banks in the deep clean waters off the Galway coast. Groups or individuals, experts or beginners are all welcome and there is a full range of tackle available for hire on board. Packages of fishing and accommodation are available in the Skippers own guest house www.sharamore.com.

Address: Streamstown, Clifden, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 95 21073 or +353 86 2779622 Fax:
+353 95 21678
Email: bluewater@eircom.net Website: www.seafishingireland.net

Brazen Hussy

38′ x 16′ South Boats Catamaran, with twin 450 h.p.
Skipper: Shane Bisgood
Licence: 1369
Base: Cleggan/Derryinver Operational area: Galway Bay to Achill Island

Notes: The Brazen Hussy is a 2009 built catamaran and is exceptionally stable. We have a 60 mile license and therefore can travel right out to the edge of the Continental Shelf and the deep water beyond. We also undertake a variety of other pursuits such as Island Touring, Whale & Dolphin watching, viewing seabird colonies and scuba diving.

Address: Bundouglas, Moyard, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 (0)86 2795118
E-mail: skipper@brazenhussy.ie Web: www.brazenhussy.ie

Western Kingfisher.

40′ Lochin. 420 HP Caterpillar
Skipper: Johnny King
Licence: 847
Base: Cleggan Operational area: 30 miles out from Cleggan.

Notes: The fishing grounds lie between Slyne Head to the south and Achill Head to the north, providing a wonderful variety and choice of marks, depending on conditions.
The season runs from April to October and during this time we fish Conger, Ling, Ray, Pollack and a variety of other species.
The season for Blue Shark is from July through to September.

Address: Angling Charters, Cleggan, Connemara, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 95 44649 or +353 (0)86 8328278
Email: fisherking9@gmail.com Web: www.clegganseaangling.com




Celtic Queen

Sea Angler 52′. Twin 200HP
Skipper: John Ryan
Licence: 49
Base: Clifden Operational area: 30 miles
out from Clifden.

Notes: Reef, shark and general inshore angling.

Address: Dun Aengus, Sky Road, Clifden, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 95 21069 or +353 86 2484674 Fax: +353 95 21069
Email: dunaengushouse@hotmail.com
Web: www.thecelticqueen.com




Brazen Hussy ll

Skipper: John Fleming
Licence:1011 (11 passengers and 1 crew)
Base: Rosaveal, Spiddal, Galway (Depending on species)
Operational area: Rosaveal, Spiddal and Galway up to
20 miles to sea

Notes: A regular day is between 9am- 6pm from either
Rosaveel, Spiddal or Galway depending on species being sought after. Fishing
on the inshore reefs for pollock, cod, ling, wrasse, conger eel and mackerel
can be reached in 10 minutes from departure, while our offshore reef marks
are within 45 minutes of departure. Our ground fishing for tope, spurdog,
ray, bullhuss, turbot, plaice and the giant common skate can all be reached
within the hour which ensures the most amount of time is spent fishing.
The shark season usually starts at the end of June and runs into late
October, this is the ultimate angling addrenaline rush with these hard
fighting blue and porbeagle sharks all being tagged and release safely.
Package deals available

Address: Baile an tsagairt, Spiddal, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 (0)87 7571320




Lady Marilyn

Lochin 40′. Twin 350HP
Skipper: Pat Conneely
Licence: 217
Base: Roundstone Operational area: Roundstone, Cleggan, Rossaveal.

Notes: Drift fishing over reefs yields Pollack, Ling, Cod, Coalfish, Wrasse and Mackerel and many others. Anchoring up and bottom fishing targets Ray and other flatfish. Over 20 different species can be caught and many groups thoroughly enjoy “Species Hunt” competitions. Blue shark are caught regularly and porbeagle can also be found.

Address: Harbour View House, Roundstone, Co. Galway.
Telephone: +353 95 35952 or +353 87 2871012 Fax: +353 95 35921
Email: roundstoneangling@hotmail.com Web: www.seaanglingwest.net