WELCOME TO SMITHy'S CARP LAKES
Per Angler: £300 (Saturday – Saturday) (£200 deposit – £100 payable 12 weeks before arrival)
Lake Exclusives Saturday – Saturday
Jimmy’s Lake: £750 (£500 deposit – £250 payable 12 weeks before arrival)
(Maximum of 3 Fishermen)
Al’s Lake: £750 (£500 deposit – £250 payable 12 weeks before arrival)
(Maximum of 3 Fishermen)
Both Lakes: £1300 (£800 deposit – £500 payable 12 weeks before arrival)
(Maximum of 6 Fishermen)
Non Anglers: £90 per week (Payable on Arrival)
**Please note that all deposits are NON REFUNDABLE**
Bookings will be held after deposit has been paid by Bank Transfer – all required details will be forwarded to you by email
THE LAKES & FACILITIES
Above is an image of our lakes. Click to enlarge
For your comfort whilst fishing, there are facilities for showering as well as a four toilets and wash basins.
Outside is a decking area and a sheltered area for relaxing.
Power points for charging bait boat batteries, laptops and mobile phones are available for 24hr use.
Freezer is available for storage of bait
Satellite TV available in seating area
The rules are sensible and kept to a minimum as your enjoyment of the venue and the protection of the fish are our primary goals,
We would rather rely on the common sense of the anglers visiting our lake.
If any person is caught breaking these rules they will be asked to leave the lake with NO REFUND.
Time of Arrival: 12:00 (Noon), Please contact us if you are arriving later.
Time of Departure: 08:00 – 10:00
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY BAIT BOATS ARE ALLOWED ON THE LAKE
WE HAVE A STRICT NO DRUGS POLICY
YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE
No sacking of Fish
Reels to hold a minimum of 220 meters of Line
Minimum main line breaking strain of 15lb.
Barbless or micro barb hooks.
Line tubing no less than 24″ long must be used on main line above safety rig.
Children under 14 years of age are permitted to fish on the lake when supervised by an adult
Maximum of three rods per angler.
No Mainline braid or leadcore to be used at all.
No rods to be left unattended.
No Safe Zone Leaders can be used.
Please bring carp care with you and these will be checked upon arrival
No other particles or pellets to be used on the lake unless they are bought from us.
You may bring your own bolies but they must be frozen (No shelf bollies)
This rule has been made because when it comes to baits our only concern are our fish.
Photos are to be taken quickly as possible in a kneeling position with an unhooking mat underneath.
(No photos are to be taken in a standing up position holding fish)
Landing Nets, Unhooking Matts, Weighing Sling, Cradles and Tripods will all be supplied by us upon arrival all anglers will need to bring is their own weighing scales.
We do not allow any other particles or boilies to be used on the lake and anybody found breaking this rule will be asked to leave.
Could you please pre-order any baits that you require so that we can have them ready at the lake for when you arrive.
(Minimum: 3 weeks notice)
We keep all baits in stock so you can order more during the week if required.
All bait is payable on arrival in £ (Pounds) (Any bait ordered over £100 requires a 30% deposit)
5kg – £20
10kg – £30
25kg – £65
Crushed Maize Mix
5kg Sweet Nut Cloud – £25
5kg Amino Cloud – £25
5kg Krill Cloud – £25
£9 per kilo
18ml m1 boilies
These are the boilies we use to feed our fish with.
Also available variation of popups wafflers.
A deposit equivalent to the hire price will be required. This needs to be paid in Pounds and will be returned at the end of your holiday when all hired items have been checked.
***If you choose to fly and use one of our hire packages we will provide transport for you too and from Limoges Airport***
1 man bivvy, bedchair and chair, 3 Sonic SK4 Carp rods 12ft- 3lb, Wychwood Big Pit Reel (65). Sonik SKS Bite Alarm set (3) – £250 per week.
WEEKLY HIRE RATES FOR INDIVIDUAL TACKLE AND EQUIPMENT ITEMS.
1 man bivvy – £70
Bed Chair – £30
Fishing Chair – £25
3 Sonic SK4 Carp rods 12ft- 3lb – £50 each
Wychwood Big Pit Reel (65) – £35 each
Sonik SKS Bite Alarm – £40 each
Weighing Scales (240lb) – £20
Bait Boat Hire – £50 for the week
Saturday to Saturday – £150
Full English Breakfast Includes:
Sausage, Bacon and Egg
Served with Tea/Coffee/Fruit Juice
Dinner menu available on arrival
(Vegetarian Menu available on request)
WHERE WE ARE
Our lakes are situated approximately 30 minutes from Limoges Airport and 6 hrs 30 from Calais.
From St-Malo to our lake is 5 hr 15 mins.
From Le Havre to our lake is 5hr 40 mins.
From Limoges Airport we are only 30 minutes away.
Links listed below for transport from the UK to France