find the right venue for you

about us

We started out in 1999 with the aim to find the best Carp Fishing Holiday venues in France. Over the past decade fishing in France has become ever more popular and in doing so has increased the number of venues available to record levels. We have only ever specialised in France and therefore have the knowledge and expertise to guide you in finding the right venue for you and your party.
Not only do we offer some of the finest and most respected venues throughout France, we can arrange your channel crossings by ferry from all the major ports and also by Eurotunnel. We also arrange all your accommodation needs whether it be on the bank side or in nearby self-catering cottages and of course there is also the option of bivvying up on the bank-side with on-site shower and toilet facilities. Whatever your needs Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays can cater for you.
Financial Protection
In accordance with "The Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations1992" all passengers booking with Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays Ltd are fully protected for the initial deposit and subsequently the balance of all monies paid to us, including repatriation if required (this insurance will not cover repatriation to the country of origin for the passengers outside of the EU), arising from cancellation or curtailment of your travel arrangements due to the insolvency of Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays Ltd.

There is no requirement for Financial Protection of day trips, and none is provided. This insurance is only valid for packages booked that DO NOT include flights.

Consumer aware: Your booking is insured by IPP Ltd and its panel of insurers. - This insurance is only valid for passengers who book and pay directly with/to Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays Ltd. For further information please go to

This Insurance has been arranged by International Passenger Protection Limited and underwritten by Insurers who are members of the Association of British Insurers & Lloyds Syndicates.

Terms & Conditions

Term 1
Once Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays Ltd receives your deposit, your holiday will be reserved for you and your party. Your booking is taken to be confirmed and accepted when your deposit has been paid. If paying by cheque, your booking is treated as confirmed once the payment has cleared (usually 7 - 10 days).

Term 2
The balance is required no later than 8 weeks before your booking date. If a booking is placed 12 weeks prior to your arrival date the total cost of your holiday must be paid in full and sent with all other necessary documents.

Term 3
If full payment is not received 8 weeks prior to the arrival date, Carp & Coarse Fishing Holidays reserve the right to cancel your booking: payments may not be refunded and a cancellation fee incurred.

Term 4
If however you cancel your confirmed booking, it will only be accepted in writing, signed by the Group Organiser and the following charges will apply:

1.Cancellation 12 weeks or more before travel date - cancellation fee = deposit only
2.Cancellation 8 -12 weeks before travel date cancellation fee = 50% of the total cost
3.Cancellation less than 8 weeks before travel date cancellation fee = full cost of the holiday

Term 5
All travel arrangements / requirements are your responsibility and we accept no responsibility for delays or cancellations in ferries or, if there are irregularities in your documents.

Term 6
Force Majeure: We will not be held liable for loss or delay occasioned by any of the following: Strikes, Political Unrest, Riots, Port Closures, War or Threat of, Terrorist Activity, Industrial Disputes, Fire, Flood, Technical / Weather problems to transportation, Acts of God or any other event(s) beyond our control.

Term 7
If any changes to the confirmed booking are required, we will try and be flexible wherever possible.

Term 8
All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Term 9
We reserve the right to terminate your vacation if you are in any way causing a disturbance or harm to other anglers, other people, grounds, lakes or property. You will not be liable to a refund / compensation and you may incur costs for any damage carried out.

Term 10
The person paying the deposit should have read and accepted these terms and conditions. Deposits are accepted on the strict undertaking that this action has been taken.