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Fishing Holidays & Breaks in the UK

Relax at one of our peaceful fishing lakes...

Whether you're a fishing pro or a novice, rest assured you can really take it easy at one of our 7 freshwater and coarse fishing lakes. Perch on the banks and take in the surrounding beauty of our park while the rest of the family enjoy our many other activities and facilities close by. We have fishing lakes in Essex, Kent, Lincolnshire, Somerset and Yorkshire, so you’ll be spoilt for choice.


Get outdoors and catch a variety of fish from tench to carp at one of our 7 freshwater and course fishing lakes, offering the whole family a space to relax.

Weekend Fishing Breaks

Fancy taking a break from your busy work life? Nothing screams relaxation than spending a short break afield casting for fish next to a serene lake. Build your reserves back up whilst fishing with a friend or the rest of your family.

    Fishing lake at Burnham-on-Sea

    Types of fish you can catch

    Whether you enjoy freshwater fishing or coarse fishing we have well stocked lakes ready for you as soon as you arrive.

    Here are the types of fish you can catch at each park:

    Freshwater Fishing Lakes:

    • Allhallows : bream, carp, perch, tench
    • Blue Dolphin: carp, roach and tench

    Coarse Fishing Lakes:

    • Burnham-on-Sea: bream, carp, perch, roach, rudd
    • Golden Sands: bream, mirror carp, perch, roach, rudd and tench
    • Primrose Valley: carp, pike, roach and tench
    • Thorpe Park: bream, common carp, golden rudd, mirror carp, perch, roach, rudd and tench
    • The Orchards: carp, crucian carp (larger carp has been caught, up to 30lb) perch, roach, rudd, tench

    Fishing lake at The Orchards

    Fishing Lakes at our Haven Holiday Parks

    We are lucky enough to boast having 2 lakes at our Burnham, Golden Sands, Thorpe Park and The Orchards holiday parks. Thorpe Park’s lakes even stretch to 1 acre in size! So, whether you are a beginner and would like a smaller spot to fish or a keen angler who thrives in a large lake then we have you covered. Costs vary per park. Don’t forget to pack a lunch and you can even bring the kids too, if they’re aged five and over.

    Things you should know:

    • Age: 5+ yrs 
    • Parks: Allhallows, Blue Dolphin, Burnham-on-Sea, Golden Sands, The Orchards, Primrose Valley, Thorpe Park
    • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult and a current rod licence is required for over 12's

    Fishing lake at Blue Dolphin

    How much will it cost?

    Have you got your rod and bait ready to fish? Perfect, then you're ready to go. If not, then we have fishing equipment available to hire at most parks.


    • Blue Dolphin: 1 day (adults) – £6, 1 day (under 14's) – £4
    • Primrose Valley: 1 day – £5, 1 day (concession) – £2.50, 7 days – £20, 7 days (concession) – £10
    • Thorpe Park: 1 day – £7, 7 days – £15
    • Golden Sands: 1 day – £5, 7 days – £20
    • The Orchards: 1 day – £8, 3 days – £20, 4 days – £25, 7 days – £35 1 day (family of four) – £25
    • Allhallows:1 day – £6.50, 3-4 days – £17, 7 days – £25
    • Burnham-on-Sea: 1 day – £10, 3 days – £18, 7 days – £25