Welcome to Bluefin Charters owned and skippered by John Barbeary, we are the only fishing boat operating all year round from Ilfracombe harbour making us the locals first choice.
We offer 1.5hr, 2hr, 4hr or 8hr Deepsea fishing & cruises around the Bristol Channel and Lundy Island. Our boat has an onboard toilet, undercover seating and is licensed to carry 12 passengers.
Our 2023 Trips
Free tuition is available to all beginners so please come an join us today ....
4 hour - £45
The 4 hour options is and extremly popular option as it caters for everyone but favours those who want a bit more of a bend on the rod this is the trip for you.
Please remember we are the only charter vessel from Ilfracombe harbour that offer deep sea trips fishing for ray, conger, tope, bass, pollack, spurdog, cod and bull huss and many more fish all year round.
8 hour - From £75
Our 8hr trip is designed for the more dedicated angler.
You will find yourselves fishing the deeper grounds, wrecks and reefs that cant be reached on the 4hr session.
We aim to drift to target various species throughout the day with 22 being the most species caught on the Bluefin any one season of chartering.
- Spectacular Wildlife & Coastal Cruises
We run a half day seal watching and wildlife safari to Lundy Island, Britains first marine nature zone.
Home to over 140 Grey Seals, Dolphins, Basking Sharks, Sunfish and the largest seabird nesting colony in the South West including Gannets, Razorbills, Guillemonts and puffins !
Alternatively we run a 3 Hour Exmoor Coast Cruise to Woody Bay bird sanctuary !
This trip Passes through Watermouth and Combe Martin Harbours, Hangman Hills, Silver Mines, Sherracombe Waterfalls, Heddons Mouth, Lee Abbey, Lynmouth and Castle Rock.
One not to be missed ....