Great days out with Brightlingsea Fishing Charters!

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Why use us?

We have many years experience running great fishing trips and charters for all levels of experience, in and around the Thames Estuary

Miss Ellie II

Based at the Morgan Marine Boatyard in Brightlingsea, Essex, Brightlingsea Fishing Charters offer a no-fuss, easy way to get out onto the water with highly experienced skipper Sam, and his crew member, John in their Sportcraft 302 fast offshore fishing boat, 'Miss Ellie II' If you are looking for a great Fishing Charter, look no further!



£50 per person - for a full days fishing: 8.30am to 4pm (weather permitting)

Rod hire £5 per person

Frozen squid bait supplied free of charge

Terms & conditions apply (see below)

For further information please call Sam, the skipper of Miss Ellie II, direct on 07791 802744 or crew member, John on 07898 771845 


Our boat

This Sportcraft 302 fast offshore fisherman is an exceptional sea boat. She is a stable fishing platform at anchored powered by a Volvo D6 330HP diesel - complete with fly by wire controls and autopilot. CE Category C for 8. She has nice wide side decks. Pulpit, pushpit and all round hand rails. Lots of rod holders. 2x live bait wells. Rear dive platform with folding boarding ladder. Lifebelts always provided. 4 man life raft + 6 man valise. Fully insured.


An introduction to Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea is a coastal town in the Tendring district of Essex, England. It is situated between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea, at the mouth of the River Colne, on Brightlingsea Creek. It has a variety of shops, plenty of pubs serving good food and places to stay. Its traditional industries included fishery (with a renowned oyster fishery) and shipbuilding and despite a decline of these industries, the town still popular with sailors, fishermen and holiday makers.

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Up to a distance of SEVEN miles out there must be a minimum of THREE anglers per charter.

Over seven miles out the must be a minimum of FIVE anglers per charter.

Minimum £100 deposit to book any charter.

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Comprehensive Trip Planning

Personalized Approach

Planning any type of trip can be overwhelming, which is why it’s beneficial to have an experienced professional by your side. Through this service, you can count on us to guide you in every step of the process. Please call Sam to discuss your requirements further on 07791 802744

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Departure point

Everything You Need

Our boat, the 'Miss Ellie II', is moored at Morgan Marine in Brightlingsea. An established boatyard catering for primarily leisure cruisers its easy to find, has plenty of free parking with CCTV, as well as full WC/washroom facilities and a chandlery. Please note our business operates completely independently of Morgan Marine.

The Boatyard, Shipyard Estate
Brightlingsea, COLCHESTER
Essex, CO7 0AR

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Contact Us

For further information please call Sam, the skipper of Miss Ellie II, direct on 07791 802744 or crew member, John on 07898 771845

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