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Sea Witch

Princess pier, Torquay TQ2 5EZ, England
+44 7966 507822
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Totally poorly managed and disappointed.

I booked trip today at 2pm and he didnt turn up and no communication. Tried to reach him but not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
IcanMakeYouRich
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London, United Kingdom
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Best fishing trip we've had!!

Just back from a 2 hour trip. Was well worth the money! Didn't want to come back in. Caught 5... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
Claire H
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“mackerel” (5 reviews)
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Princess pier, Torquay TQ2 5EZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked trip today at 2pm and he didnt turn up and no communication. Tried to reach him but not picking up phone. I advice others not to go with him reason very unprofessional and you may loose your day and time. Totally disappointing by...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Just back from a 2 hour trip. Was well worth the money! Didn't want to come back in. Caught 5 mackerel so that's our tea sorted for the night! 😊 My son who's 8 caught his 1st ever 2 fish so he was over the...More

Thank Claire H
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We went on a Saturday morning,10am start as a family of 4 with two young children (3-5). We had the boat to ourself, which was an extra treat, but there was plenty of room for the full 12 they can carry. 2 hours was just...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

We went on our second trip out with the Sea Witch this week, having had a similarly good trip 2 years ago. Current price is £15 per head on the 2 hour trip. Our first trip we caught 40 mackerel with 7 adults fishing, this...More

Thank Tom N
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Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

After an an amazing time in Torquay, I decided to take my family on a sea fishing trip! I took my children been twins age 7, 1 who has cerebral palsy, and my 14yr old and my 9yr old,.. Rob boat owner was amazing helpful...More

1  Thank summer-yazzin
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

After our fantastic trip on the western lady we thought we would give this a try. It was a cheap price but you get what you pay for. Rob the owner ? and his lady friend had obviously had some tiff as they spent most...More

8  Thank lucieluu2015
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robharvey68, Owner at Sea Witch, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2017

As you can see by our other reviews our customers have an excellent time on Sea Witch . I believe this review is either local competition or some sad person trying to ruin the excellent reputation Sea Witch has . You only have to look...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time on a mackerel fishing trip. Rob was very helpful and the equipment was in good order. I would definitely recommend the Sea Witch to anyone, thank you!

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Reviewed August 28, 2015

Absolutely fantastic afternoon on the Sea Witch. Our host was sooo patient when we managed to tangle our line and was very helpful as it was our first time mackerel fishing. The price for two hours of fishing was well worth it. The freezer at...More

Thank kathrc4
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Reviewed August 26, 2015

First time fishing trip as a family (2 adults, 1 teen and a 7 year old) which turned into highlight of our holiday. Loads of fish caught by all of us (and everyone else on the excursion). Lovely couple operating the boat - very helpful...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

I was shocked to see this wasn't higher in the rankings. We had a fabulous time this week. We went aboard with two girls (under 12's) Most of us had never been fishing before and the skipper and his wife made the experience simple and...More

Thank SJC7
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