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Etang des Landes - 53lb12oz New Lake Record

22/05/2016

We have a new lake record for the second time this year so far, Martin with Matilda at 53lb12oz caught on our very own EDL Bottom baits. Happy Days. ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Almost A Record Week

20/05/2016

 I would like to congratulate Phil and Gary on a good weeks fishing at Oakwood Fisheries who were on target to break the record of the most caught fish in a week which stands at 46. Unfortunately for them they fell a few short on 39, this was blamed on Phil who forgot to prebait there day swim ....more


Etang des Landes - ***GREAT NEWS - MORE CARP BEING STOCKED FOR 2017 SEASON***

18/05/2016

We are very excited to announce that we will be stocking more carp into the lake this winter which means increased run rates for the 2017 season. There will be at least 30 hand picked virgin French carp all over 20lb that have never seen a hook before stocked into the lake this coming winter which ....more


Lac Lucie - August Availability

18/05/2016

Lac Lucie is fishing well despite the weather and our latest visitors banked several fish last week with a lovely 41lb Common being the best of the bunch. We still have a few weeks left this season including an August School Holiday week if you are looking to have a fishing holiday with the fam ....more


St Leonards - St. Leonard's

16/05/2016

 A gorgeous early evening 48lb mirror from the picnic table swim ....more


Ultimate Lake - Catch Report 2nd - 9th April

16/05/2016

Another great week at Ultimate Lake! Matt, Jack & Mick's Catches - 2/04/16 to 9/04/16 x5 20 pounders from 20.14lbs to 28.14lbs x13 30 pounders from 30lbs to 38lbs x3 40 pounders from 40lbs to 44.8lbs x4 50 pounders from 50.8lbs to 57.12lbs Just a few spaces left for this years fishing! ....more


Les Basses Berthieres - 2nd July NOW available

16/05/2016

Due to a change of date for some customers, 2nd - 9th July '16 is now available....  ....more


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Les Basses Berthieres

14/05/2016

2nd visit to LBB, fantastic week's fishing, only fished days, superb accommodation, thanks Alan & Jill for the help & advice, certainly paid off this time. Best advice, leave your bait at home use lake bait. ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool

07/05/2016

Great hosts! ....more


Malhere

14/05/2016

Second visit introduced our 9 month old daughter to the peaceful paradise that is Malhere. We exceeded our expectations, not least by catching a 52.14 pb mirror 30 mins before packing up on the Friday after 20 hours without a bite! ....more


Hooked in France

07/05/2016

Great place, very helpful people. Would go back again. ....more


The Retreat

07/05/2016

We opted for the food package. The meals and deserts were all home made and could not fault them in any way. The portions were enormous so hope you have a good appetite. Nothing was too much trouble for Pat & Philip. ....more


Hooked in France

07/05/2016

Great place and very nice people ....more


Les Basses Berthieres

30/04/2016

Fantastic accommodation, beautiful lake, and some cracking fish to be had. ....more


La Bourgonniere

29/04/2016

2nd trip another fantastic week, will be going again next year. Love it. ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool

30/04/2016

Thanks, had a great time! Hope to be back again soon. ....more


Etang Marolles

30/04/2016

This was our first time fishing in France for the big carp and not only was it the best weeks fishing holiday but the best holiday I can remember. Big thanks to David Gordon at Carp-France for organising everything, it all went smoothly and a huge thanks to Dave, Caroline, Graham & Jules for making ....more


Hooked in France

16/04/2016

love this place,cannot wait to get back next year ....more


Etang Marolles

16/04/2016

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


Hooked in France

02/04/2016

very nice lake,weather was against us but still an enjoyable week,already booked for next year ....more


Hooked in France

09/04/2016

fishing and food was spot on alan/charlotte very helpful ....more


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Ultimate Lake - Catch Report 7th to 14th May

16/05/2016

A Great week here at Ultimate Lake! Ray, Pete, Shaun, Anthony, Dave & Peter's Catches - 7/05/16 to 14/05/16 x3 10 pounders from 17.4lbs to 17.11lbs x1 24.2lbs x8 30 pounders from 30.36lbs to 38.11lbs  x2 40 pounders from 40.5lbs to 41.5lbs x4 50 pounders from 55lbs to 59.13lbs Book N ....more


Ultimate Lake - Catch Report 30th April

16/04/2016

Another Fantastic Week at Ultimate Lake! Lee, Chris, Steve & Ian's Catches - April 2016 x11 20 pounders from 20lbs to 29lbs x15 30 pounders from 30lbs to 39lbs x4 40 pounders from 41lbs to 46.5lbs x2 50 pounders from 52.5lbs to 52.10lbs And a whopping 61lbs!!! Fished with Micks Bait & ....more


Ultimate Lake - Catch Report 23rd to 30th April

16/04/2016

Great week at Ultimate Lake! Tony, Paul, Kane & Carl's Catches - 23/05/16 to 30/05/16 x1 25lbs x6 30 pounders from 30lbs to 35lbs x4 40 pounders from 40lbs to 47.7lbs x3 50 pounders from 51lbs to 51.11lbs Bookings running out quickly! Book Now!  ....more


Ultimate Lake - Catch Report - 16th to 23rd April

16/04/2016

An Amazing week here at Ultimate Lake! Simon, Gav, Dan, Colby & Archer's Catches - 16/04/16 to 23/04/16 x1 17.12lbs x13 20 pounders from 20.4lbs to 29.4lbs x29 30 pounders from 30lbs to 39.1lbs x4 40 pounders from 40.8lbs to 45.8 And 1 whopping 54.10 lbs! Grab a Space while you can! Book ....more


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 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