Welcome to Cherry Lakes

The UK's leading Carp fishing luxury holiday venue set in the beautiful Cotswolds

Cherry Lakes is the perfect fishing holiday venue
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Staying at Cherry Lakes

Pochard Exterior 2

Set in the beautiful Cotswold Water Park, Cherry Lakes is a fantastic self-catering location for both anglers and non-anglers alike. We are located just two hours drive from London and Birmingham and easy to get to for 3, 4 and 7 day breaks. With it's four lakes , great fishing and it’s six luxury lakeside Lodges and a Cottage, Cherry Lakes really does have it all. There are 3 lakes which are exclusive to their Lodges as well as the big Carp water Cherry Lake which in 2022 produced 70 different Carp over 30lb including ten over 40lbs+ including a new lake record of 50-02.

There is plenty to do for family & friends in the nearby old roman town of Cirencester and wider Cotswolds area. The local Saxon village of South Cerney has much to explore, with it's two good pubs, a lakeside brasserie, as well as a convenience store and fish and chip shop is just 10 minutes walk away. Several companies deliver take away food to our gates.

There is a lot of information detailed within this website and some informative videos, many of which have been shot by our guests, which can tell you much more about Cherry Lakes.


18lb Ghost Common Keith Waddington

Cherry Lakes offers some great fishing and caters for anglers who want to target big Carp or simply get their rod bent.

Cherry Lake is our big Carp lake of 5 acres with 300+ Carp, most of which are 20lb+. Since 2014 over 300 different anglers have caught a 30lb+ Carp. The lake boasts over 70 Carp in excess of 30lb and another 100+ 20's. In 2022 as well as 60 different Carp over 30lb+ were caught along with 10 different 40lb+ carp to 50-02.

Cherry Springs is full of Carp ranging from 5lb to 35lb+. This lovely and productive lake of about 1.3 is exclusive to Kingfisher Lodge.

Cherry Mere is exclusive to Pochard Lodge, our largest Lodge which can sleep up to six people and accommodate up to three anglers. Cherry Mere is heavily stocked with some beautiful Carp to 37lb.

Cherry Pool is exclusive to Egret Lodge. This is a great heavily stocked mixed fishery, with Carp to 30lb, Roach to 2lb+, Tench to 7lb+, Crucian carp to 4lb+ and Perch to 3lb. It is a joy to fish and normally highly productive.

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Latest News

Matthew Blinston with 'The Peach' at 31-14 from Cherry Lake Cottage.

News about some of the recent captures by our guests can be found by visiting the Latest News section . Our regular guests find it is a great way of keeping in touch with what is going on as well as what is being caught. We also publish updates on our Facebook page.

There is a great deal of information contained within the various pages of the website. They are well worth a read!

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We believe Cherry Lakes is the UK's leading venue for Carp fishing holidays and short breaks. We have hundreds of regularly returning guests. Why not come and stay with us and find out for yourselves.

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Cherry Lakes is the perfect short break and holiday fishing venue. Click below to contact us and book your holiday.
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