Set in the picturesque countryside of the Champagne region of France, DreamLakes can be found just outside the small town of Orconte. The ideal backdrop for the five mature and peaceful fishing lakes found within the DreamLakes complex. A group of former gravel pits developed by carp anglers with one single purpose in mind - to create the perfect balance between a relaxing fishing holiday and the excitement of catching specimen carp and catfish!
Home to numerous big-carp our five lakes provide everything you could ask for when taking a fishing holiday in France. In fact a massive percentage of the anglers found around the banks each week are returning customers - which to us, is a significant sign that we have got the structure of the DreamLake holidays we provide bang-on! What's more, and perhaps most importantly this also shows that when you visit DreamLakes for the first time every aspect of your fishing trip in France is catered for.
Starting with the coach travel provided with our Package booking option, where we use two coaches and trailers to transport you and your kit here to the DreamLakes with plenty of room and comfort. Just four hours from Calais you may prefer to make your own way to DreamLakes and book via our Self-Drive option. The choice is yours the result is the same. You'll arrive at the DreamLakes Lodge ready to sample our superb, modern facilities.
Your meals are provided in the dining area of the air-conditioned lodge where traditional British fayre is the order of the day, including full English breakfast, two course evening meal and lots of free tea and coffee. Naturally we are also able to cater for any individual dietary requirements such as vegetarians, diabetics and gluten free meals. Situated next to DreamLake 2 the lodge also provides clean toilets and hot showers, as well as SKY TV, charging points and free WI-FI. So you'll never miss the match and can easily share your latest catch or stay in contact with your friends and family back home.
Leads, marker floats, hooks and a wide range of other useful tackle items are also stocked on-site. In addition you will find confectionery, beers, wine, phone cards, aspirin, Coleman fuel/gas, batteries and various other sundry items including our DreamLake T-shirts, sweat-shirts, caps and hoodies available from the lodge.
When not sampling our superb facilities, you will of course be enjoying the fantastic fishing on offer. Over the years we have conductucted a controlled stocking program across every lake on the complex to produce a fishery that not only contains high quiantities of fish, but has also allowed these fish to grow bigger and bigger year on year. So with countless thirty and forty-pound carp, numerous fifties and fish to well over sixty-pounds the quality of fish is also present.
As you esily navigate around our website, you will find more detailed information surrounding our facilites and fish stocks, as well as lake maps, guides and top tips and tactics to help you begin your fishing holiday with the right method or rig in the right spot. Hopefully it won't be long before we greet you with the words...
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