Planning a fishing holiday for the weekend? As a Londoner you might be able to find some fish in the Thames, but not much can be done about the traffic and the sounds of the city. A proper fishing expedition needs peaceful surroundings; a lakeside cottage in lush green countryside where you can escape the racket and the din. Fishing holidays in the Cotswolds allow you to do just that, yet are still within easy reach of London after a drive of only around 90 minutes, perfect for a short break, a weekend, or even as a day trip with your cottage providing a comfortable base for operations.
You can fulfill your fishing ambitions by renting a holiday cottage in the Cotswolds, as they present the most natural choice for relaxation with their location and the accompanying facilities. These Cotswold holiday homes are located amid the lush green Gloucestershire countryside, with over 140 former quarries now transformed into freshwater lakes teeming with a variety of aquatic life. It is these lakes that make fishing holidays in the Cotswolds so enjoyable, with an almost limitless choice over where to cast your rod.
Traditionally fishing has been among the most relaxing pastimes, while also bringing a variety of fish to the dinner table. But for true relaxation on fishing holidays in the Cotswolds, you need a comfortable base for your activities. Whether you rent or buy, a lakeside holiday cottage serves this purpose perfectly. While the wilderness is right there on your doorstep, there are also manicured lawns, so you don't feel like you're roughing it too much. And inside, the cottages have a fully equipped kitchen, perfect for cooking the day's catch, or whatever else you might feel like having for dinner.
Fishing holidays in the Cotswolds are an easy getaway for Londoners, at less than two hours from the capital, but you don't have to be from the big city to appreciate the landscape and the peace and quiet of these lakeside settings. If you're looking to buy a holiday home then you can take Fishing lodges UK, there are self-build plots and completed cottages on the market, while if all you want is a short break (or a long one) then the rental cottages in the area are likely to serve your needs perfectly well too.
Enjoy the Properties situated In the Cotswolds
The Cotswolds is an area of outstanding beauty that is located just 65 miles from London. The whole area is quite stunning, and many visitors come to spend time here from across the country throughout the year. There are many properties available to rent here if you wish to stay for some time, not only simple places but luxurious lodges too. At Watermark Cotswolds, you can rent one of the most luxurious lakeside lodges you will have ever seen, with some amazing facilities.
The interior of these cottages are quite luxurious and beautifully furnished with wonderful views of the lake. You enter through the hall and then wonder into a large wraparound open plan kitchen with a dining area leading off. This leads onto another open plan area that is the sitting room with gas fire and seating area. Each of these luxury lodges with hot tubs also has plenty of outside space to enjoy, where you can take in the wonderful views of the surrounding area too.
There are also many lakeside property for sale in this area too that you should surely take advantage of. Properties in the Cotswolds are the dream of everyone, as they are a great financial investment. If you purchase one of these lakeside properties, not only will you get the enjoyment of spending time in an area of outstanding beauty with your family and friends, but you will also be able to rent the property out when you are not using it, and recoup some of your investment. You will also be able to sell the property easily on should you need to.
Another great selling point for these properties is that they are some of the finest fishing lodges UK. There are three lakes to choose from Watermark Cotswolds, with something for everyone from the novice to the more experienced fisher. The Landings is suitable for more experienced fishermen and contains carp, trench, and roach. The Isis Lake is a smaller lake suitable for fishing for course fish and carp. Finally, the Windrush Lake that again is stocked with course fish and carp. If you don't own any fishing tackle but fancy a go, then don't worry there is a fishing shop within walking distance from the properties here. You can also get a fishing license from the post office in nearby Cirencester.