17 Carp Fishing Lakes South West

There is plenty of carp fishing lakes throughout the South West of England, which includes Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset. Lets take a look…

carp lakes south west england

1. Avalon Fishery

Avalon Fisheries Somerset

Set in the Somerset Levels, this carp & coarse fishery is well established.

There are three lakes, one of which is a syndicate.

Tel: 07855 825059
Email: [email protected]

2. Bake Fishing Lakes

Bake Lakes Cornwall

Bake Lakes is the premier fishing venue in Cornwall, with 9 lakes set in 30 acres or Cornish countrywide.

There is an on-site tackle shop where you can also pick up fishing bait.

Tel: 07798 585836
Email: [email protected]

3. Bearley Lakes

Bearley Lakes _ Carp fishing lakes in Somerset

Situated just a couple of miles from Yeovil in Somerset, Bearley Lakes is a popular fishing holiday venue.

There are two lakes with  the option of staying in a a deluxe caravan.

Carp go up to 38lb.

Tel: 07964949730
Email: [email protected]

4. Burton Springs

Burton Springs Fishing Holidays and Camping in Somerset

Burton Springs is a fantastic family fishing holiday venue with three lakes.

Dog friendly, you could opt to stay in a glamping pod or belle tent.

An ideal venue for leisure fishing.

Tel: 01278 732135
Email: [email protected]

5. Coking Farm Fishery

Coking Farm Lake

A well run fishery located in Blackmore Vale that features a well stocked tackle shop.

There are 8 well stocked lakes covering around 33 acres.

Tel: 07789003044

6. Diggers Lake

Diggerlakes Carp pleasure fishing in the beautiful Culm Valley in Devon

Choose from two challenging carp lakes set in the beautiful Culm Valley in Devon.

Online booking system, pellets available at £2 per kilo.

Shower & toilet facilities on-site.

Tel: 07733 223417
Email: [email protected]

7. Emerald Pools

Emerald Pools

A great carp lake located in Highbridge Somerset, Emerald Pools Fishery features 4 well stocked lakes set in about 8 acres of countryside.

Tel: 01278 794707
Email: [email protected]

8. Emperor Lakes

Emperor Lakes

A syndicate carp lake located in South Devon.

Tel: 01548 821680
Email: [email protected]

9. Four Ponds Fishery

Four Ponds Fishery - Carp and Coarse Fishing

As the name suggests, there are four mature fishing lakes set in 12 acres of Devon countryside.

The main specimen lake is 3 acres with a good head of carp up to 34lb, with 40 fish over 20lb.

10. Furzebray Carp Lakes

Furzebray Specimen Carp Day Ticket Lake Fishery, Carp Fishing Devon

Based in South Molton, Devon, Furzebray offers three carp lakes and offers exclusive self catering accommodation.

The Island Lake has around 100 carp, most of which are over 20lb. The lake record is 47lb 4oz.

Tel: 07860 604840

11. HBS Fisheries

HBS Fisheries

HBS Fisheries in Somerset features a match and carp lake.

The carp lake is a 2.5 acre water that is spring fed and features an excellent stock of 20lb plus fish.

Tel: 07966 239436
Email:  [email protected]

12. M & B Fishery

Coarse Carp Fishing Totnes Newton Abbot Torquay Exeter Plymouth Paignton South Devon. M B Fishery

Located close to Totnes, M & B Fishery offer  both coarse and carp fishing.

There is  a large stock of carp up to around the mid-twenties.

A great carp lake that offers a good days fishing.

Tel: 07739 082888
Email: [email protected]

13. Melbury Reservoir


Located close to Bideford, Devon, Melbury Reservoir is stocked with a good mix of commons and mirror carp up to 27lbs. 

There is also a fair amount of Roach, Rudd & Hybrids if you fancy getting the margin pole, float or feeder rod out!

Tel: 01566 771930
Email: [email protected]

14. Milemead Fisheries

Milemead Fisheries

A great fishery and tackle shop located just 2 miles from Tavistock, Devon.

There are 5 lakes in total stocked with Carp up to 36lb and Catfish up to 41lb.

Tel: 01822 610888 

15. Thatcher’s Island Fishery

Thatchers island carp fishery - Created, run and owned by YouTube Blogger Southwest Carp Hunter

A fishery that isn’t quite ready (as of August 2021) but worth keeping an eye on their Facebook page and Website for updates!

Prominent YouTube blogger @southwestcarphunter owns the fishery, who is well worth checking out.

Tel: 07403 151080

16. Trewandra Lake

Trewandra Lake Get Hooked

A small one acre arm lake close to Saltash, Trewandra is open for carp fishing day tickets all year round.

Night fishing is available by arrangement only.

Tel: 07833 666899

17. Upham Farm

Upham Farm Fishing Website

Established in the 1970’s, Upham Farm contains 6 ponds stocked with plenty of carp.

One contains around 50 specimen carp up to 32lbs.

Tel: 07971 827 552

That just about wraps up our Carp Fishing Lakes South West guide!

There are 17 carp lakes in total, each offering something unique.  We will be featuring other premier UK lake fisheries soon.

Do you know of a local lake in the South West that you think should be featured here? Please contact us and let us know!

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