Carp fishing lake in France

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Smallwater lake is a very heavily stocked Carp fishing lake in France

with a stunning family lodge & lake-side chalet accommodation.

The fishery rules are at the bottom of this page.

If you rent the Chalet or the Lodge you can fish both Lodge lake & Smallwater lake



































Video of lots of carp spawning in Smallwater lake



Smallwater carp fishing Lake in France is situated in a tranquil, scenic location on a private secure site,

surrounded by woodland and green fields with abundant wildlife in the area.

This small lake is very active making it an ideal carp fishing lake for beginners or children.

 The carp lake is surrounded by trees and hedges with picnic areas.

 Although the sun still shines on the lake there are some nice shaded areas

 which can be a relief from the heat of the sun at the height of the season in France.

We have a selection of bait for sale and rods/reels etc. can be hired for the day.

A carp fishing holiday at Small water lake is more than just a fishing trip to France,

we offer much more with our, insulated, air conditioned, central heated and double glazed holiday lodge

& the chalet accommodation which are true homes from home, Both are fully equipped inside and out,

 with swimming pool,  bbq, sun terrace, and all for your own private use 

 Many venues claim to offer quality accommodation,

but we are one of a very few places in France

that have lakeside facilities that can be truly described as

first class luxury lakeside accommodation for carp anglers.

This French Carp Fishing Lake is owned and run by an experienced fisheries manager,

so you can expect a professionally managed carp venue in France.

We have a population of over 200 beautiful hand selected carp,

 young hard fighting fish, with big mirror carp and common carp weighing over 50 lbs

 backed up with lots of upper 20's, 30's, & 40's around 70% of the carp are over 20 lbs,

and specimen perch, bream, tench, roach and rudd are also present.

The carp lake is a clay lined lake and is therefore Totally snag free.

 There are no poisson chat (bullheads)

or crayfish to destroy your bait, in Smallwater carp fishing lake.


Smallwater lake facts

Depth:  3ft to 7ft (1 to 2 meters

Size: 1.2 acre's

Average summer water temperature: 28 degrees centigrade

Average winter water temperature: 12 degrees centigrade


Fishery Rules

No lure fishing for predators or other fish.

All live and dead baits must be caught from our lakes

You must have a suitable landing net & unhooking mat at all times when fishing.

Do not leave rods unattended when your line is in the water.

Please carefully dispose of all litter in bins provided.

No lead core and barbless hooks only.

Maximum of four rods per fisherman allowed.

These rules are set out for the welfare of the fish and to ensure

quality fishing and an enjoyable stay for all our holiday guests.

 If you neglect to abide by the rules above, we reserve the right to ask you to leave the fishery.

 Thank you for your consideration, we look forward to meeting you.


Video of lots of Carp feeding in the margins



Take a look at some pictures and a few videos of Smallwater lake being stocked with carp in 2010


Take a look at some pictures and a few videos of Smallwater lake being stocked with carp in 2011


Have a look at our new lake, Smallwater lodge lake.



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