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Longacre Fishery

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Longacre Lodge Foxholes Lane | Foxholes Lane, Tansley, Matlock DE4 5LF, England
+44 1629 760631
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Lovely country stay

We're not fishing people but Longacre appealed as a country alternative to town for a couple of... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Kathryn M
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Canberra, Australia
Highly recommended!

Third time I've stayed, this time took my husband as he wanted to learn to fish again after 40... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
janebarron19
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Brigg, United Kingdom
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Kathy and Andrew welcome you to their coarse fishery situated on Foxholes Lane in the picturesque village of Tansley set in the Derbyshire Peak District, just three miles from the centre of Matlock.Our complex provides top quality coarse fishing, complemented with a specially designed angler’s restroom with toilet facilities.A fully furnished, self contained flat which accommodates two is open all year round and available for people wishing to enjoy a stop over. A full range of fishing tackle and bait is always on sale and a comprehensive tackle hire service is also there for your convenience.The pool has spectacular views of Riber Castle, Crich Stand and the Derwent Valley and is set on a quiet English country lane 1,000 feet above sea level surrounded by wildlife.A full range of fishing options are available to suit every anglers needs. Our pool is well stocked with a wide variety of quality fish including mirror, common, ghost and grass Carp, Barble, Golden and Green Tench, together with Roach. Seasoned anglers, pleasure fisherman and novices are all welcome and a full and comprehensive range of facilities are available to meet the additional needs of disabled anglers.
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Longacre Lodge Foxholes Lane | Foxholes Lane, Tansley, Matlock DE4 5LF, England
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We're not fishing people but Longacre appealed as a country alternative to town for a couple of nights getaway in the Peak District. It disappoint, from the warm welcome, comfy beds, great country views and peace and quiet. Easy to find down a country lane,...More

1  Thank Kathryn M
Alex N, Owner at Longacre Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thanks Kathryn for the lovely review.

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Third time I've stayed, this time took my husband as he wanted to learn to fish again after 40+ years and Andrew was a patient tutor that made the whole experience very enjoyable (and there's loads of fish!) Accommodation lovely, very comfortable, clean and everything...More

Thank janebarron19
Alex N, Manager at Longacre Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hi Jane, thanks for the great reviews, and glad Martin enjoyed the visit also. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kathy & Andrew

Reviewed 24 August 2017

my second time staying here, and it is just so peaceful and welcoming. The accommodation is very clean, with great touches like milk and tea, and an honesty box filled with snacks. We did a great walk down to the local pub which was brilliant...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely place in beautiful surroundings. Quiet and peaceful, with tables and chairs around the lake. Very clean, excellent location to walk in the dales or to fish in the lake. Friendly and welcoming owners. Self catering. Will definitely go back.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you are wanting a peaceful location then this is the place for you,The fishery is near enough to Matlock and surrounds to make a great base for the exploring the Peak District.The added bonus is the fishery and equipment is available on site. Something...More

1  Thank NannaNanna
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Returned for a second time and this gem "just gets better", met Andy and Kathy on arrival and it was great to see them again, as usual they were the perfect hosts, Kathy updating us on what had been going on since our last visit,...More

1  Thank Paul T
Reviewed 14 February 2017

i booked this for my fellas birthday treat. him being a keen angler and me not really liking the cold, i booked the lovely lake view lodge,where i we had a fab view of the lake and i could wave from the warm or do...More

1  Thank millym0
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The Lakeside Lodge is a wonderful retreat tucked away near Matlock. Although small it has everything you need. It has a warm and welcoming atmosphere and feels very safe and secure for a single traveller. Really comfortable bed and the whole place is clean and...More

Thank Lynn C
Alex N, Owner at Longacre Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Many thanks for finding time to post this review and especially for your kind comments. Hope to se you again. cheers Andrew and Kathy

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Another great weekend staying at Longacre fishery. We absolutely love this place, and stayed in Andrew and Kathy's new first class stylish apartment this time "Lakeview Lodge." The views are stunning looking out the windows across the lake and garden area. Longacre is in an...More

1  Thank Angiechebe
Alex N, Owner at Longacre Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Thanks Angela and Jason for taking the time and trouble to post a review its always a pleasure to see you both. Many thanks Andrew and Kathy

Reviewed 9 June 2016

just got back from spending 3 days there and as a wife of a fisherman who has little interest in the sport here is my review. if you want a high quality apartment everything is there. if you expect good hospitality Kathy and Andrew are...More

1  Thank vivstocks
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