Tel 0800 150 3333


Tel 0800 150 3333

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The Sanctuary

Lower Farm, Hambridge Lane, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 5LZ


Rural Berkshire is blessed with a large number of excellent fishing lakes, providing the perfect activity for keen anglers staying at The Sanctuary. There’s a great choice of species here too, with excellent Trout in particular stocked in many lakes. Why not catch your dinner to cook later in your Luxury Lodge?

Barns Elms Fly Fishing

Set on a working farm in the picturesque countryside, this is a tranquil and relaxing trout fishing location with a chalk fed stream lake. The lake measures 6 acres with many nooks and crannies and is suitable for all standards of fishing. There’s plenty of Rainbow and Brown Trout, with some as big as 8lbs, and the lake is restocked on a weekly basis. (Distance from park: 11.5 miles)

Barton Court Fishery

Trout, fly and coarse fishing on the River Kennet chalk stream is available here. There’s plenty of Perch, Pike, Bream, Dace, Roach, Grayling and Gudgeon. In addition, there’s also a mature 3-acre lake, a fishing hut and a picnic area. Day tickets are available, but numbers are limited, so booking is advised. (Distance from park: 8.9 miles)

Court Farm Fishing Lakes

Three large lakes for Carp, Perch and Tench.
(Distance from park 16.3 miles)

The Old Mill Fishery

This fishery consists of the main river along with four separate weirs. There are Barbell and Chub in the weirs and Roach, Tench, Bream, Carp and Perch in the main river. There’s also a pond where Carp of up to 30lbs have been caught. This is a very popular spot to fish and anglers often travel some distance to come here. (Distance from park: 9 miles)


Part of Crowthorne Angling Centre, this family run fishery is home to a superb three-acre lake teeming with Carp and Roach. Clean, well maintained and with nice wide banks, this is a great place to fish. Both day and night tickets are available all year round. (Distance from park: 34.8 miles)


Set in over 80 acres of secluded countryside by the banks of the River Kennel, Theale Fisheries contains three mature gravel pit waters, all providing first class Carp fishing amid beautiful surroundings. This is a great spot for fishing fans of all standards. (Distance from park: 31.5 miles)