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Hebrides Fish 'n' Trips

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| The Pier, Keose, HS2 9JT, Scotland
+44 1851 871165
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A trip out with Lewis a MUST!

This late afternoon private charter was the highlight of our time here on the Isle of Lewis. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Katie H
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Melbourne, Australia
Great fishing and wildlife combination

As a novice fisherwoman I can totally recommend Lewis as a patient teacher and guide. With his help... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan J
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Hebrides Fish 'n' Trips is the dedicated provider of affordable private boat charters for couples and families \ groups of up to 5 people. Trips of 3 - 6 hours explore the rugged East coast of the Isle of Lewis with some of the best wildlife and fishing in Europe. Each trip is shaped around the client's wants, with flexible departure times and pick-up points. A new boat for 2015 will further enhance passenger comfort. Fish 'n' Trips was the first wildlife business in the Hebrides to be endorsed by Scottish Natural Heritage and the RSPB to feed the rare White Tailed Sea Eagles, allowing passengers to see and photograph these impressive birds of prey at close range. An experience not to be missed!
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“mackerel” (39 reviews)
“pollock” (45 reviews)
“fishing trip” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| The Pier, Keose, HS2 9JT, Scotland
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+44 1851 871165
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"mackerel"
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"pollock"
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"fishing trip"
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"great skua"
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"white tailed sea eagle"
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"tail end"
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"clams"
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"caught fish"
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"seal colony"
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"saw seals"
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"outer hebrides"
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"amazing fishing"
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"great trip"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"caught plenty"
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"mackrel"
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"marine life"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This late afternoon private charter was the highlight of our time here on the Isle of Lewis. We chose a 2 - 3 hour trip, wanting to wildlife spot and try our hands at catching fish. We were not at all disappointed, accompanied for the...More

1  Thank Katie H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a novice fisherwoman I can totally recommend Lewis as a patient teacher and guide. With his help I caught 4 pollack, my husband who is an experienced fisherman also thoroughly enjoyed the experience catching pollack on a fly rod. We both learnt such a...More

1  Thank Jan J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an incredible half day trip as a family, with two teenage children. Lewis was a fantastic and knowledgable guide. We saw sea eagles, hand fed skuas, numerous puffins, guillemots, kittiwakes, terns, gannets. Saw a pod of common dolphins, seals and caught lots of mackerel...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day on the open sea with Lewis as a generous and interesting guide. With his help we also caught some mackerel and made a delisous dinner of them in the evening.

1  Thank Jan M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our trip, our skipper was very knowledgeable and a so relaxed and chilled we had the best time ever! We would highly recommend him!

1  Thank Max S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great morning with Lewis today. Fish were a little shy but we caught the first mackerel of the summer, and saw a wide variety of bird life including a sea eagle and a bonus cuckoo. Really enjoyed our trip and learned lots about...More

1  Thank Jon S
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

We visited the Isle of Lewis at the beginning of May 2018. Lewis (the person not the island) is special and passionate about what he does. His trips are fun considerate and full of wonder! We fed a SEA EAGLE a WILD one!!!!! We caught...More

1  Thank Superpaps
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

My wife and I enjoy wildlife photography and dearly wanted to see a sea eagle. This is undoubtedly THE best way to get up close to these impressive birds, for they'll feed close to the boat and, because there is just you and your friends/family,...More

Thank writetech
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Had a great afternoon taking my son for his first fishing trip, from the initial rapid email response to my booking enquiry Lewis provided excellent service. Spent 2.5hrs trolling for Pollock and my son caught 3 good size fish (I lost 1) a fact that...More

Thank martindavies3
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

From the very first exchange of e-mails with the skipper Lewis Mackenzie I sensed a good vibe. He was very prompt to reply, provided good suggestions and was totally flexible to arrange a chartered trip for four of us. He did not demand any deposit....More

Thank Supratik
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sharon c
13 September 2015|
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Response from Leiwis M | Property representative |
Hi, A private charter for your group is £50 per hour. Maximum party size is 5 people. At this time of year when the weather is a bit cooler, a 2.5 hour trip is about right. Waterproofs, fishing rods, coolbox, etc all... More
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