A Cold Spell at Watersmeet

The weather has changed at Watersmeet. Earlier in the week the lake iced over in places and now we have a slight covering of snow.  What of the carp now the weather has changed? Well, the carp are chilled too! Carp like most fish are cold blooded. This means that their body temperature is the […]

Netting At Watersmeet

After the season ended in late October the off-season work started right away at Watersmeet. One of the main projects was the netting of the lake, which was done very professionally by Jack and his team at JSfisheries.

Improvements At Watersmeet

Watersmeet saw new ownership this year and since closing for the season in September they have wasted no time in making improvements. This little venue has always been a firm favourite for many of our regulars looking for the full package and is set to be even more impressive for the 2017 season. Here’s owner […]

October Carp Fishing Offers

Here are our picks of the October offers available from our venues, whether you are looking for a drive and survive carp lake or top class lakeside accommodation, you’ll find something to suit…   1. Lillypool This beautiful 4 acre lake is available on an exclusive booking basis for up to five anglers. Combine this with an […]

The Secrets Behind a 57 Carp Catch at Watersmeet

 Here’s a write-up from Shane & Jamie after an extremely successful session at Watersmeet, a 2 acre lake with accommodation… Excitement had mounted as we approached Watersmeet for an early season taster of what this lake can offer. On arrival we unpacked the van and had a good look around the lake to try and locate the […]

To Bivvy or Not? A Bit of Extra Comfort at Watersmeet

Watersmeet is the rarest of things…a 2 acre lake with lots of carp to 47lb AND really great lakeside accommodation included. Preparation for the 2014 season is well under way… Firstly the updates – Having wi-fi & electric at each swim proved very popular in 2013 and with the 2014 season fast approaching, work in […]

More Carp Stocked at Watersmeet

On the 29th November we took delivery of a further 25 Carp in the mid 20lb range including a few grass carp to do some housekeeping here at Watersmeet.  They were due to arrive early afternoon but unfortunately there was a delay & they didn’t arrive until after dark at 6pm hence being unable to […]

Inflight at Watersmeet

The second installment from our Inflight series, here is an aerial flight over Watersmeet; designed to give you a real taster of the venue’s layout and lake features. Watersmeet is a 2.5 acre lake, 2 hours from the Caen ferry. It has exceptionally high standard accommodation included in the price and a very good head […]

Two from Watersmeet

Rob and Izzy stayed at Watersmeet for two weeks this month, you can read their feedback here For more information on Watersmeet follow the link – Fishing Holiday

Watersmeet is keeping it’s anglers busy…

Thomas Lawson was out at Watersmeet at the end of may, coming away with 35 fish on the bank… Details of your catches: Main fish caught from far bank, tight to edge. 5 or 6 fish stalked. Fishing got very hard last few days but will pick up again. Total 35 fish caught. Your best tactics/bait/rigs: Peg […]

Return Visit to Watersmeet

A catch report from Watersmeet, courtesy of Thomas Lawson fishing between the 18th-25th of May…   “Had a fantastic time again as this is our 2nd year at Watersmeet. Fishing got hard but after trying many different things the bites started to come again. The house is wonderful, home from home. It’s the perfect fishing […]

A Cracking Start to the Season at Watersmeet!

42lb We are over the moon with the start of the season we’ve had here at Watersmeet.  Jez has had a 42lb’er out and Grant has just had a 33lb 5oz beauty.  They have also had various other fish, photo’s will follow. Fishing Holiday in France

First Carp of the Year at Watersmeet

Grant, Jez & Shane arrived at Watersmeet mid-morning today Friday 16th March for a few days of fishing & work prior to the start of the main season.  After deciding to make setting up the rods their first priority Shane landed the first carp of the year after only having his rods out for 5 […]

More carp added at Watersmeet, including a 40lb’er!

The Watersmeet owners went to the Bigot fish farm recently (w/c 21st November) & chose 40 carp to add to their lake. Just 2 under 20lb (both around 18lb), at least 6 good 30’s plus a few more around the 30 mark… & Mick just couldn’t help adding a 40lb’er when Laurent tempted him with […]