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Find the best coarse fishing holidays in England

When it comes to activities in the great outdoors, none is more popular than angling. If you are casting around for ideal coarse fishing holidays in England, there is now a wide variety of breaks on offer.

For a luxurious and tranquil holiday, Forda Holiday Lodges near Bude in Cornwall offers coarse fishing in a glorious setting, with excellent facilities. The 3 coarse fishing ponds are accessed by pretty woodland paths, fringed with wild flowers. There is a choice of luxury 5-star holiday cottages or 4-star self catering lodges, with an indoor heated pool, spa hot tub, sauna, outdoor play area and games room. Even if the rest of the family aren't quite so enthralled about spending the days with a rod and line, there is plenty more for them to enjoy.

Lonsdale Park near Carlisle is just a short drive from the Lake District and Hadrian's Wall. Its country estate offers 5 private lakes, each providing a different challenge to the dedicated angler and the casual hobbyist alike. To add a little romance to your holiday, ask about the couple's discount at the Secret Cottage with its exclusive fishing lake, hot tub and entertainment suite (www.thesecretfishingcottage.co.uk).

Paradise Lakeside Lodges (www.paradiseleisure.com) are luxury self-catering cabins with a real rustic feel. They feel remote, but are within easy reach of the charming market town of Pocklington and not too far from York. The area offers some of the best waters for fishing in Yorkshire, along with opportunities for woodland walks and bird watching. The area is perfect for enjoying one of the finest coarse fishing holidays in England.

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