Fishing Holidays UK

Looking to book a fishing holiday in the UK? Find a great selection of self-catering holiday accommodation for fishing holidays across the UK with fishing either on site or private fishing nearby. 

 Fishing on a self-catering holidayFishing Lakes Breaks and Holiday Accommodation Close to Rivers, Brooks, Lochs, or Streams

Country cottages, lodges and various holiday homes are available to book for angling holidays with lakes stocked with trout or other fish on site, or can provide advice on where best to fish nearby.  Whether you want to fish by the river, or enjoy a waterside break next to a fishing lake, or enjoy sea fishing off the coast, we feature a great choice of accommodation for anglers, from beginners to expert fishermen and women.

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Which part of the UK do you want to book a Fishing Holiday in? 

Fishing Holidays in England

When it comes to a fishing holiday, are you looking to book accommodation with onsite fishing in England? Perhaps in Devon or the South West of England?  Or maybe you want to go fishing in Norfolk or East Anglia?  We feature accommodation for fishing holidays across England.
Holidays with Fishing On Site in England


Fishing Holidays in Scotland

Others, are keen to explore a new area such as Scotland where they may be able to enjoy salmon or trout fishing, or may be seeking a cabin with its own private fishing lake (known to the Scots as a loch) to relax and recharge in an area like the Scottish Highlands or Aberdeenshire.

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Accommodation with Fishing in Wales

When it comes to activity holidays in Wales, you may have in mind coarse fishing in Snowdonia, sea fishing off the Pembrokeshire coast or carp fishing.  Wherever you choose to book a fishing break, this is a beautiful country for those who love to fish.  Whether you are hoping to find fishing lodges with a private swim, or a holiday home with a private fishing lake or access to a river or stream, Wales is an ideal place to immerse yourself in nature and a spot of fishing.

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What type of Angling Holiday best suits you? 

Or maybe you are looking to take a break not far from your home?  Many holidaymakers ask for a ‘fishing holiday near me’ so they don’t have to travel too far.  This can be even more important if you are looking to just get away for a weekend or a short break.  Whichever part of the UK you opt to book a fishing holiday in, and whether you are an experienced angler or new to the sport, we feature an exciting choice of holidays with fishing available on site.  Choose the option that best suits you.  Some of the self-catering accommodation for fishing breaks is suitable for the disabled.  Some properties will supply rods, usually though you must supply your own bait.




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Below are some of the most popular ideas and searches for fishing holidays in the UK.  Options range from fishing lakes with accommodation to log cabins where you can fish to hot tub lodges where you can enjoy the best of both worlds.

Log Cabins with Fishing Lakes 

Lakeside fishing lodgeDo you like the idea of renting a pine lodge or a log cabin next to a fishing lake where you can combine that wonderful holiday feeling of staying in a wooden cabin, with a fishing break?  For some holidaymakers, renting a fishing cabin is the perfect choice for that special holiday feel and for the opportunity to enjoy their favourite sport.

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Fishing Lakes with Accommodation Lake view holiday home with fishing lake

Maybe you love carp fishing and are searching for a carp fishing lodge?  Or perhaps you are happy to holiday next to a coarse fishing lake where you may be able to catch a variety of fish.  Whatever your preferences, we feature a great range of holiday accommodation with access to their own private fishing lakes or fisheries on site.  Some fishing lakes are open to visitors with permits, whereas others may be solely for the use of those staying at the accommodation.  Fishing lodges next to lakes are worth booking for the views alone, let alone the fishing opportunities.

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Fishing Holidays with Hot Tubs 

Fishing lodge hot tub

If you want to fish on holiday whilst your other half relaxes by the lakeside or by your holiday home, then renting a fishing lodge with access to a hot tub could make perfect sense.  Each of you can spend time doing what you enjoy on holiday and regroup to maybe watch the sunset over the lake with a chilled glass of wine, to enjoy the perfect end to a relaxing day.

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Inspiration for UK Fishing Holidays in Lodges, Cottages & Cabins

Large Fishing Holiday Lodge in Aberdeenshire by the River Deveron

Fishing holiday in ScotlandFishing holiday on a prolific Salmon and Sea Trout beat close to the cottage on the River Deveron, one of Scotlands top 5.

This is a superb 6 bedroom 6 bathroom luxury cottage.  This holiday cottage has a wonderful secluded location close to the Bridge of Alvah and gorge.  Yet if you need to pop in to town, the cottage is just 2 miles from the historical town of Banff.  Banff on the Moray Firth coast is known for excellent walking opportunities and picturesque fishing villages.

This self-catering accommodation near Banff is perfectly located for the castle, whisky and coastal trails in this part of Scotland.  It is also a treat for walkers, golfers and obviously for those who enjoy fly fishing as the owners of this cottage have their own bountiful Salmon and Sea Trout beat is within walking distance from the cottage on the River Deveron, which is one of Scotland's top five rivers.

Facilities at this cottage include an indoor swimming pool, plus for your entertainment, all bedrooms have TVs. The garden has a truly beautiful spot as at the end of the garden you can see the the river run through the bridge and gorge.  This is a lovely place to sit back and relax and watch salmon and troup jump or spend the afternoon reading a book. This is a truly lovely part of Scotland, teeming with wildlife and many beauty spots.

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Briarcroft Fishery pine lodge or log cabin, near Preston in Lancashire - sleeping 4

fishing lodges north west england lancashireThis log cabin is located near a river in St Michael's on Wyre and benefits from a peaceful rural location.  The lodge was constructed relatively recently and opened for self catering fishing breaks in January 2010.  A stay in this cabin includes fishing for free in the two nearby coarse fishing lakes for up to 2 people.  Additional people staying at the lodge can also fish but charges apply.  The lodge accommodates up to 4 people in one double bedroom and one twin bedroom.  The cabin is dog friendly and up to 2 dogs are welcome by arrangement.  Unfortunately no children under the age of 16 are permitted.

The fishing lakes contain a mix of fish including mirror and common carp, crucian carp, perch, roach, bream, tench, rudd and chub.  With such a selection of fish this place really is a paradise for those who love to fish.

Another highlight of this cabin is that the owners have fishing rights for part of the River Wyre at the back of the property, so it's also possible to fish here but additional charges apply.  Call the owners to find out more about the arrangements for fishing.



Rural Fishing holidays in Lincolnshire with carp, bream and rudd, coarse lake


Rural Roosts, self-catering lodges and fishing holidays Lincolnshire Little Owl Lodge is one of 3 smart self-catering fishing lodges at Rural Roosts, set around a well-stocked lake with coarse fish carp, bream, rudd and tench.  These lodges are set close to the waterfront, on a farm and not too far from the Lincolnshire Wolds, and good fishing is available direct from the front of the lodges.

The lodges vary in size.  Some have 3 bedrooms (sleep 6) and others have 2 bedrooms (sleep 4).

Most of these cabins enjoy lake views and have pleasant outdoor decked areas where you can sit out and relax or dine al fresco in the summer.  All the cabins have been furnished to offer high quality self catering accommodation.  Some lodges also have king sized beds and inviting warm bubbly outdoor hot tubs for complete relaxation.

A no smoking policy applies and the cabins are dog friendly by arrangement. 

Please click on the photograph to find out more about these fishing holidays at Rural Roosts self-catering lodges in Lincolnshire.  


River Fishing at the River Frome at this Lodge on the Wrackleford Estate in Dorset

The Shooting Lodge with dry fly fishing, DorsetPrivate rural Lodge sleeping up to 9 in 5 bedrooms offers comfortable accommodation with great dry fly fishing opportunities on the River Frome.

Dry Fly Fishing Opportunities on Site

The Shooting Lodge on the Wrackleford estate in Dorset is a good choice if you enjoy fishing.  Whilst staying here it is possible to fly fish on the River Frome.  The estate has eight fishing beats for fly fishing on this river for one or two rods.  There is also a stillwater lake.  It is possible to fish on the various beats on a day ticket basis.  Ask the estate fishery for details of booking to fish on one of the beats during your stay.  The Wrackleford estate also offter a limited number of season rod tickets.  When you book a stay at the lodge ask about fishing opportunities.  If you want to fish during your stay, this must be booked in advance with the office.


Fishing on a private lake in the Colmer Estate Devon - self-catering accommodation

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Rural Hot Tub Fishing Lodge in Mid WalesHot tub fishing lodge in Wales

This luxury log cabin is on a farm setting in a Welsh valley and accommodates up to 4 in 2 bedrooms.  Just click on the photo to see the wonderful country views.  For your relaxation and enjoyment there is a private hot tub and a games room for entertainment. A beautiful location in mid Wales for a fishing holiday - coarse and fly fishing

This is a great lodge for keen wildlife watchers.  There are excellent birdwatching opportunities, kites and buzzards are commonly sighted.  There are also excellent opportunities for walkers.  A trail from the farm links to the Offas Dyke footpath and the Trail of Glyndwr actually runs through the farm.

Guests are welcome to explore the farm and take in the stunning views of Radnor Forest, the Brecon Beacons, the Black Mountains and even the Malverns on a clear day. There is a pool which is well stocked with brown trout, and fly fishing with barb less hooks is available at a daily rate. Coarse fishing is available at the nearby Pen-y-Clawdd Pools.

All accommodation on the farm is non-smoking. Sorry no pets as we are a working farm.


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