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Connemara Bay Fishing Charters

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47 Crafts Rd, Gloucester, MA 01930-2113
+1 978-283-0197
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Highly recommend!!

For Father's Day this year, we got my husband a trip out to sea with the Connemara fishing charter... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Norwich, New York
via mobile

Captain Kevin O'Maley is very engaging, knowledgable, and accommodating. Made sure we caught fish... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
via mobile
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Connemara Bay Charters offers lobsterbake cruises, saltwater fishing, lobstering, and scenic charters in and around the waters off Cape Ann, Massachusetts (including Gloucester, Rockport, Manchester and Ipswich). The Connemara Bay is a 37-foot traditional, “Down East”-style Maine-built boat with plenty of deck space to accommodate up to six passengers. All charters are captained by Kevin O’Maley, a native of Gloucester with a lifetime of experience fishing, lobstering and boating in North Shore waters.
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47 Crafts Rd, Gloucester, MA 01930-2113
+1 978-283-0197
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

For Father's Day this year, we got my husband a trip out to sea with the Connemara fishing charter. Captain Kevin was phenomenal, he was extremely knowledgeable, accommodating and showed great love and passion for what he does. He would explain thoroughly all the steps...More

Thank taylormstro
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Kevin O'Maley is very engaging, knowledgable, and accommodating. Made sure we caught fish and lobster. Best of all, he shared his life learned lessons of fishing with my 12-year-old son, had him hands on. What an experience! He's not your average tour guide. He...More

Thank KV1024
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This is the quintessential Gloucester experience: a day of fishing with two lifelong residents who have been fishing these shores for a lifetime and know the best spots, all the local politics, fellow fishermen, and how to make it enjoyable. They do all the work...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My family and I opted for the half day charter for deep sea fishing and we are still raving about it. Kevin and Kellen were so pleasant and helpful the whole time - they were right on top of everything as we were catching fish...More

Thank Michele_was_here2
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We had a great day fishing for Haddock on Connemara with Captain Kevin and Kellen. Captain and mate where very attentive and provided a great experience for our party. Fishing was hot, we pretty much caught our limit of haddock and a bunch of very...More

Thank JSvenice
Reviewed 21 May 2017

College friends took me out fishing for my 50th birthday. Kevin and Kellen, running the boat, were both friendly and all business. We arrived at our destination and got right down to fishing, pulling up a generous amount of haddock. In the meantime we got...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 6 September 2016

If you want to catch fish, this is the boat for you. It's not luxurious but it it's fully equipped for fishing. The captain and mate are skilled, knowledgeable fishermen. They make every effort to give you the best fishing experience. They know the waters,...More

Thank fishingchic
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I've traveled the world and live in Gloucester, Ma now in the summers. Captain O'Maley took a bunch of us out fishing last Friday. It was the best Charter experience I've had in many years. We caught Cod, Haddock, Redfish and pulled up lobsters from...More

Thank glostamash
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My family of avid fishermen had gone fishing before with Captain Kevin O'Maley and his son and first mate Kellen, and when they asked me to round out a party of six I agreed more to be in their company than for any anticipation of...More

Thank AprilLovesToTravel
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We had the best time! Captain Kevin and Kellen are great guides. They know the area, where to look for fish and how to great hosts. Would highly recommend them for your fishing trip. Can't wait till we can come back here and go fishing...More

Thank Carolyn D
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