Sneem South Ireland

Sneem South Ireland


Here it is possible to switch between different types of fishing. Freshwater for trout, salmon or pike. You go out all day with the local "Gillie". He has many years of fishing experience in this place and is the right person for a perfect fishing day. In addition, you can also go here for sea fishing. With Captain O'shea being named Captain of the Year of Ireland twice, you know you're in the best hands. After all, 25 years of experience as a captain is not just something. You fish for pollack, ling, sea wolf, ray, dogfish, catfish, sea bass, sea bream, rough shark, etc.


As an extra, you can also fish perfectly from shore or go rock fishing. With light material you can have fun here for pollack, sea bass, sea trout, etc. This fishing can be done with a local guide who knows the hotspots like the back of his hand. All in all you will find perfect conditions for a special and varied fishery where you do not have to get bored for a day.


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You will stay here in the bed and breakfast, which is exploited by a Dutchman. The location has 6 double rooms where you can count on the perfect Irish hospitality. The owner is crazy about fishing himself and can help you on your way in the region. The rooms all have their own shower, TV and coffeemaker. There is also a communal area with CD, DVD and TV.


You can also get any extra fishing materials such as lead, leader material, hooks, etc. here. And of course with the necessary advice. The location is just a 3 minutes’ walk from the centre of Sneem and overlooks the local river.


If you have your own equipment, that is of course nice, but it is also possible to rent the materials on the spot. Both the local guides and Captain O'Shea have the right materials to give you an unforgettable fishing trip. For coastal and rock fishing you will need a good heavier spinning rod and for sea fishing you can use an uptide rod and 15-20 lbs boat rod. For freshwater fishing a light spinning rod is the right choice.


Sea fishing takes place with an 11 meter long and fully equipped offshore boat with 350 hp engine and equipped with all necessary safety equipment. The cruising speed is 23 knots and the boat is licensed for a maximum of 12 people.


The distance to the location of pike fishing is just over 60 minutes drive, salmon fishing about 45 minutes as well as coastal and rock fishing.


Best you fly to Cork. Depending on your wishes and the size of the group, a transfer or a rental car will be arranged. You have a choice of bed & breakfast but packed lunches and 3 course dinners can also be provided. The choice is yours.


The starting price for 2 persons with 3 days sea fishing, 3 days freshwater fishing, all fishing materials included, accommodation with bedlinen and towels, packed lunches and dinners, rental car is already possible from 795,- pp. This price is excluding flights and is an indicative price that depends on the season and availability. If you want more information about this unique fishing trip click here and read the comprehensive digital brochure.


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