Green Oaks

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Quick Fact File about our venue....

Lake age               

Over 200 years old.

Lake size

Green Oaks - 2 Acres.

Lake type

Spring Fed with a dam at one end.


Two islands, tree & reed lined margins, lily pads, under water shelves old stream bed, silt and gravel patches.

Range of depth

1 Metre to 3 Metres.


Access to all swims via footpaths.

Anglers per Week

Max 3 carp anglers per week.

(note: the lake can accommodate 4 on special request and we do encourage all the family to have a go)

Carp & Cat stocks

A bountiful supply of Mirrors & Commons of all sizes to mid 50's, and a few Catfish to 65lbs+.

Other species

Pike, Black bass, Roach & Rudd, Tench, Sturgeon.

Lake Records

Mirror Carp 54lbs, Common Carp 46lbs, Sturgeon to 50lbs+ , Black bass 7lbs, Catfish 67lbs.

Nuisance fish

No poisson chat (small catfish), bream, zebra mussels.


5 large well spaced out single and double swims.


Boats are not permitted

Bait boats.

All radio controlled bait boats allowed.
(note: highly Recommended)

Number of rods

Lake has a 6 x rod limit i.e. 1 to 2 anglers 3 carp rods each, 3 to 4 anglers 2 carp rods each plus 1 float rod. No licence required.

Carp rods use min 15lbs main line.
Tench style float/Avon rod use 6-8lbs main line

Number of rods on the river

3 rods, licence required.


Can I bring my own bait: Yes but you must ask before. Look at lake rules for bait.

Drive Time

6/7 hours from ferry/tunnel ports.

Fly Time: 1H30

From Stanstead, Liverpool, Bristol, Newcastle, East Midlands and Southampton Airport to your swim in under two & half hours.

Pick up

Airport pick up available on request, if you don't want to hire a car and you just want to stay at our venue, relax and enjoy what we have to offer, that's not a problem.

Airline baggage limits

You can travel light and avoid the excess baggage charges by taking advantage of our gold tackle hire package, the simple answer without compromising your fishing holiday...


Where can I swim? No swimming in the lake. Swimming is only allowed in the above ground swimming pool (note: for safety you must supervise your young children near water at all times).

There is a large swimming pool complex just 10mins away with indoor and outdoor pools and slides.

Car Hire

If you are flying and want the freedom to come and go as you please and visit a few attractions or dine out with your family and friends; You can easily book online your car hire at the same time you book your flight tickets, as you walk out of the modern terminal of Limoges the pickup point for your car is right there. We are just 20mins drive from the airport; you will find traffic is much quieter than in the UK.

Traffic noise

We are not situated in the flight path of any air traffic and you will be pleased to know there are no passing cars or train traffic to spoil you peace and tranquillity of your stay.

Food and Drinks

Your lakeside accommodation is self catering, with fully equipped kitchen.

Shops, Bars and French, Chinese, pizza Restaurants, even Mc Donald's all situated just 10mins drive away from Green Oaks, Runs to the hypermarkets available to those who travelled by Air and without car hire.

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