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Bessie Vee Charters

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Another good day.

Returned to the Bessie Vee again for another great fishing trip. Out over the wrecks again in no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fudfamily
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Brilliant 2 days Fishing

Two absolutely fantastic days on board with Dave the skipper. Worked extremely hard to get us on... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2018
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Deep-sea wreck fishing for 4 or 8 hours on the MV Bessie Vee, a 39ft Cygnus Cyfish with a 500HP engine, so one of the largest, fastest charter boats in the South West! Over 60ft of rail space and tons of deck space. Skipper Dave Hunkin has over 30...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Mevagissey Harbour, Mevagissey PL26 6UJ, England
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+44 1726 871074
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Returned to the Bessie Vee again for another great fishing trip. Out over the wrecks again in no time. Fishing not so good this time. But that was nothing to do with the skipper. Fishing not been very good around Cornwall up to yet this...More

1  Thank fudfamily
DebH710, Manager at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review, fudfamily!

Reviewed June 1, 2018

Two absolutely fantastic days on board with Dave the skipper. Worked extremely hard to get us on the fish and some of us managed to make him look good. His knowledge is second to none. The boat is massive and easily accommodates 10 people. Plenty...More

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DebH710, Manager at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

He he, many thanks for the review, whittsend2018!

Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic trip we have with Dave . Always caught plenty of cracking fish . Been on the Bessie Vee every year for around 4 yes or so and certainly won't change for another charter . Booked in for my stag weekend in April...More

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Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Many thanks for your review, Bear07533!

Reviewed November 13, 2017

We had a great trip, caught some fish and saw the spectacular coastline along to Fowey. Thank you Dave. The mackerel were amazing!

Thank helenhere1958
Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Hello, Helen - Thank you for taking the time to give us a positive review!

Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I have just had another great day out fishing on the Bessie vee. The sea was a bit rough but Dave the Skipper did his usual ,he got us into a great spot and we were all soon catching fish. I can't recommend this trip...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Skipper knows his stuff - cannot recommend highly enough. Left at 9am - on the wreck within an hour or so and produced some pretty impressive fish - including my own personal best Conger at 73lb. A full days fishing and the bonus was catching...More

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Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2016

Many thanks for your review, Dave - hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed September 1, 2016

Had a half day fishing trip with Captain Dave. Had to wait a few days but well worth the wait. Caught Conger eel whiting mackerel etc. Good equipment and plenty of it. Great helpful advise and probably the best money spent this holiday. One piece...More

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Bernard H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2016

Many thanks for your review, jwhite56 - glad you enjoyed the trip, and I look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This year was the 3rd year I have been out on the Bessie vee fishing. I have Fished over wrecks and on the Drift. Dave is an excellent skipper he knows his stuff and he is very helpful and an awesome tea boy. He works...More

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Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2016

Many thanks for your review, fudfamily!

Reviewed June 3, 2016

Top fishing trip. Dave the skipper very good at finding fish and very good with my girlfriend on her first boat fishing trip. We caught lots of big pollack and two ling. Managed to successfully transport my fish back to Aberdeen and will be eating...More

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Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2016

Many thanks, Will, for your review! Glad you enjoyed your trip - Dave

Reviewed October 18, 2015

I have used Bessie Vee Charters many times on a return trip to Fowey.There is plenty to see on the trip over and the staff on board are very informative.If you are staying near Mevagissey its a must for all ages.

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Bernard Dave H, Owner at Bessie Vee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2016

Many thanks for your review, David - but think you may be referring to the Bessie James, which is the ferry that works between Mevagissey and Fowey?

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