Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you based?
We are based in Saint Hilaire Les Places, France. Check the "Contact Details" page for further details.
What size fish are in the lake?
Currently the fish size range from 15lbs to 50lbs+ with the average size being 30lbs and Grass Carp to over 40lbs+
How many people can fish the lake?
We would recommend a maximum of 3 anglers
Do we need a fishing permit?
We are a fully registered French lake for fishing both day and night. No fishing permit is required.
Are there any catfish or sturgeon in the lake?
No there is not.
Can we bring our own Bait?
No you must use the bait that Blue Dart Source.
What equipment can you hire?
~Sleeping Bags €25 per week
~Towels €10 per week
~Set of buzzers inc receiver €10 per day
~Set of 3 Reels €10 per day
~Bed €20 per week
~Chair €10 per week
~Bivvy €30 per week
~Rods x 3 €30 per week
~Baitboat €20 per day or €100 per week with a €50 deposit
~Rowing Boat €50 per week
If there is anything else you may wish to hire which is not listed above please do not hesitate to ask and we will try to accommodate you.
There is a Supermarket (Super U) less that 3 minutes drive from the lake, 2 pharmacies (Medicines can only be purchased from here), A local tabac (where cigarettes and vapes can be purchased) and two very good restaurants in the local villages. There is also a local Commune Lake which has Diving platforms, Pedalos, Water flume and Crazy golf which are available throughout the summer. Also nearby can be found a Trampoline park, Go Ape, Canoeing, Go Carting and so much more. Inside the Apartment we have provided a Housekeeping booklet with a range of Tourist leaflets to cater for all types of holiday experiences.