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Orchard Lake - Cancellation Week Available!

02/05/2016

Due to cancellation we have a vacant week on the hugely popular Orchard Lake available for w/c 4/6/2016. As the deposit has been paid we can offer this week for only £450 for two carp anglers or the small family. Carp to 45lb, cats to 80lb with a comfortable cabin just a few yeards from the ....more


St Leonards - St. Leonard's

30/04/2016

To say the weather has been extreme for this time of the year would be an understatement! We've had all four seasons in one day nearly every day so well done to the anglers on both lakes. Fish out of the main lake with best weight to 39.06lb with others being upper 20s and mid 30s. Back lake there w ....more


Lac Lucie - Lac Lucie

27/04/2016

 Our Belgian visitors had a great week with 31 carp - most of them over 35lbs. Here's a couple of them ....more


Saint Amand Leisure - Over 100 carp with 3 x 40lb +

26/04/2016

The 3 lads from Crawley had a great session with Vickesh catching 4 fish over 40lb and they all caught some stunners. ....more


Etang 52 - Still hunting for an EXCLUSIVE venue?

26/04/2016

Etang 52 is a new venue 52 acres and yours to fish exclusively for £2250 for the week. Up to 16 Anglers with plenty of fish ready to be caught to 50lb+ all in mint condition & giving a good fight!! Equipped Kitchen, Shower/Toilet facility. Boat Hire, Bait available ....more


St Leonards - St. Leonard's News

23/04/2016

Some lovely fish out last week of various weights but best was a 49.06lb common and a 43lb mirror along with some great mid 30s and upper 20s. They came from all areas of the lake with 3 anglers along the main bank from peg one down to the picnic table and 2 anglers fishing the back 2 pegs. Still ve ....more


Etang des Landes - Weeks Become available for 28th May, 4th June & 23rd July

22/04/2016

We have a great opportunity here at Etang des Landes due to our holiday plans being changed,  we now have availability for weeks commencing 28th May, 4th June & 23rd July & can offer a £150.00 discount for any of these dates. These offers don't come along very often & ....more


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Malhere

23/04/2016

This was our 2nd visit to etang de malhere. The place is as beautiful as we remembered from last year. We had a slight problem with the genny, but Steve facilitated the fix very quickly and efficiently. Suffered "arctic" conditions at night. 4 nights of heavy frost, the first time I have experienced ....more


La Petite Martiniere

16/04/2016

Cracking week with Adi 55 fish and PB's for both of us See you on April 8th 2017 ....more


Etang Marolles

16/04/2016

Again we had great service from host`s David and Caroline. The food was excellent again. ....more


Malhere

09/04/2016

4th visit to the lake. No visible weed this time. Very quiet with no showing fish. All but two fish caught during night! Long spells of inactivity but we were the first in this year. ....more


Orchard Lake

09/04/2016

Excellent weeks fishing again with great hosts Paul & Hazel ....more


Etang Cailleaux

08/04/2016

Nice place would recomend going only dwn fall is they think they can charge you 50 euro to use a little fridge freezer for a week bit of a joke if u ask me you could buy one for that. ....more


La Petite Martiniere

09/04/2016

61 Fish 9 over 30lb best 42lb all for £650 not many can match that!! Great homemade food to die for and nice cabin #happydays ....more


Orchard Lake

26/03/2016

Another great week just a shame about the weather. A great lake with some stunning fish. A big thank you for a great holiday and for all the advice. We can't wait to come back in October. ....more


Les Burons

19/03/2016

Hosts were awesome, & the food delivered to the swim was always beautiful.. ....more


Hooked in France

13/03/2016

very good week with 3 personal bests,and a fish of a lifetime ....more


Lake Juvanze - Blue

17/10/2015

Excellent as usual. Our 8th visit in 7 years and it gets better all the time. Great hosts who pander to our every need, facilities are excellent and the fishing more so. ....more


Ultimate Lake

26/09/2015

very good lake . been there 4 time now and will be going back , mike will do his best to help you food very good should be on muster chef ....more


Hooked in France

26/09/2015

Excellent time, Alan & Charlotte really looked after us, the weather was great (but not so great for fishing!!) The Fish are superb specimens and are pristine condition. A great weeks fishing in France ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

19/09/2015

Lovely place, welcoming hosts and very peaceful. Fishing was great Food package is a must, brilliant. ....more


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Etang Marolles - Early Season Catch at 42lb!

05/04/2016

One of the first fish banked by Chris after arriving this Saturday 2 April. Full catch report at the end of the week. ....more


La Bourgonniere - a view from the kitchen window (or Jacuzzi)

02/04/2016

 A few of our guests last week commented on how fab the kitchen was at La Bourgonniere and how well equipped its was. They commented that the view from the kitchen window overlooking the lake was also pretty impressive. The Jacuzzi was well used and apparently it does take care of aching arms a ....more


La Bourgonniere - Luxury Accommodation

31/03/2016

We’ve had exceptional feedback about La Bourgonniere in 2015. Our guests described the accommodation as luxurious and very comfortable. Carp France said our accommodation was “the best they had to offer”. However, for 2016 we have stepped up another level in accommodation and have ....more


Saint Amand Leisure - Exciting Fish Growth's for 2016

22/03/2016

Our 1st guests of 2016 have been fishing this week and the growth rate of the fish at St Amand over the last 12mths is very impressive many of the low twenties from 2 years ago are now upper twenties and some of the mid-thirties are now showing up at mid forties so great news. We have been feeding t ....more


La Petite Martiniere - Lots going on

05/03/2016

Winter work is in full swing with liming and tree work along with a make-over for swim 4 to fit our new South African canvas bush tent 'The High Top'. A big two man for you guys that Marc will put up and pack it down after you so you don't have to pack down a wet tent on your l ....more


La Petite Martiniere - New pets for 2016

05/03/2016

Our new pets are safe and sound in their new home. We topped up with 11 carp to 40lb 6 nice Tench 6 good Pike and 6 good size Zander. Hope you like them ....more


Etang Marolles - Winter Works Party

01/12/2015

We welcomed the extra help to kick start the winter works last week and a spot of night fishing was in order...with some great results, 2 x 37lb, 35lb, 32lb & 29lb. ....more


Etang Marolles - What A Year!!!

01/12/2015

We closed our doors this season at the end of October and (...we think we are right in saying...) we have not had a single blanker this year. A big percentage of our fish stock now tipping over the 40lb mark, hence the amount of PBs smashed this year. We are already looking forward to 2016 and see ....more


Ultimate Lake - Catch Report - Kevin, Legs & Steve

05/11/2015

Kevin, Legs and Steve had a good week - 26/09 - 03/10, even though the temperatures dropped off: 6 x 20's to 28lb 7 x 30's to 39lb 43.2, 45.8, 46, 46.8, 46.6 and a 47. Thanks guys, pleasure to have you around, look forward to seeing you again. ....more


Etang des Landes

04/02/2014

 New to carp-france.com….'Etang des Landes' http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/etangdeslandes An absolutely stunning new addition to the carp-france.com portfolio offering a beautiful 4.75 acre lake in the loire valley for exclusive use for up to 5 anglers. David and Tina will welc ....more


Christmas Message

27/12/2013

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from carp-france.com What a fantastic year it's been, with record numbers of PB's being caught with results getting better and better as the season went on. This year saw the most amount of 60's and 70's being banked, well done to all those who managed their per ....more


So far so good

11/04/2013

 It's been a mixed start to the season with some venues having the best start to a season they have ever had, namely Vallee Lake 1 with umpteen 50's and several 60's (http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/ValleeLake1) The weather has been unprecedented with the relentless cold weather. For many ....more


Changes to Facebook

26/10/2012

So Facebook have been moving a few bits around, this means you won't always get to see our updates, and most importantly what's been banked at all our venues. If you don't want to miss out on our latest news, visit our facebook page and you will see a little cog in the top right hand corner (next t ....more


A little bit more Breathalyser info for you.

04/05/2012

As the French Law becomes enforceable in November this year, it's wise to get prepared. Up to now we have found the Alcosense Breathalyser to be the one which is most recommended. Here's a link for more info and how to go about getting hold of one: http://www.alcosense.co.uk/alcosense-singles.html ....more