Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Etang de Planchon

Le Planchon Lake

Limousin, Haute Vienne

Website Address: www.carp-fishinginfrance.com
Contact: +33 555 608 251
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Now taking bookings for 2013, 2-14

Etang de Planchon is a friendly carp fishing destination within the Haute Vienne region of France, near the lovely market town of Chateauponsac which has bars, restaurants and shops and is 30 minutes away from Limoges Airport.

This beautiful four acre lake is set in a ten acre estate and is a secluded and secure venue which caters for a maximum of five anglers per week, licensed for day and night fishing where no permits are required.

The Lake   The lake

This is the perfect destination for first timers to France, novice or well seasoned anglers.  You can be assured of a very warm and friendly welcome at a venue with superb facilities and great fishing.

The venue also includes a fully contained two bedroom Gite overlooking the lake, which can be hired and is ideal for anglers bringing their family, friends and partners.

To ensure you have a fantastic holiday, we will work with you and help you to customise the packages to meet your requirements.

If you fancy a long weekend break instead of a week, please contact us and we will work with you on your requirements


The 4 acre lake, catering for a maximum of 5 anglers has now been stocked with Virgin Carp up to 50lb+

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Anglers Facilities

There is a dedicated anglers comfort and refreshment area which is open 24/7 where you will find tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge-freezer to store your supplies and a sink. There are power sockets with English extension leads for charging your mobile phones or camera batteries.

For those not wanting to "bivvy up", or if you choose to bring your partner or family, there is the option of staying in the luxurious fully furnished two bedroom Gite over looking the lake, which has its own private entrance and is available for an extra charge.

Bathroom and Shower

Bathroom and Shower

There is a toilet, shower, basin and mirror available 24/7 within the anglers area which are cleaned daily.  The shower and basin have hot water available day and night.



Should you opt for the full package, home cooked Breakfast and evening meals are included and served in our dining area, inside the main house or outside on the sun patio overlooking the lake.


– An option of a full English/continental breakfast or a choice of baguettes with tea/coffee and fruit juices

Evening Meal

– A hot meal prepared on site from fresh local produce. Individual dietary requirements and personal preferences will be taken into account.

There is an option of a weekly BBQ should you prefer.  All meat and vegetables will be prepared with homemade marinades, plain or spicy, the choice will be yours!

There is also an option of traditional home cooked authentic Indian and Thai curries should you wish.

For those who do not want to reel their rods in, food, drinks and bait can be delivered to your swim upon request. Should you need anything that is not available on site, we can take you to the local shops or get the supplies on your behalf.

If you have not opted for the "All Inclusive" package, meals can be provided for you as an additional supplement

Gite Accommodation   Gite Accommodation

Gite Accommodation

If you do not wish to “bivvy up” or if you choose to bring your partner, family or friends why not stay in our fully furnished Gite.

Gite Accommodation

The Gite comprises of a lounge, a fully fitted kitchen, two double bedrooms with the bathroom and toilet situated in the main double bedroom.

The lounge has an authentic stone floor, a fire place with a wood burning heater, 2 double sofa beds, a Television and a DVD player.
There is access from the lounge to the exclusive patio area at the back of the Gite, perfect for peaceful afternoons to chill out whilst overlooking the lake.

The kitchen is fully fitted and houses a large dining table.  It is equipped with a gas cooker and oven, fridge-freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, kettle, utensils and cutlery.

The main double bedroom has a double bed and 2 single beds, with an en-suite shower and a separate en-suite toilet. The second bedroom consists of a double futon bed.  The Gite has potential to sleep a maximum of 8 people if the sofa beds in the lounge are also used.
There is also a garden patio set on the outskirts of the lake area, with a childrens swingset, a perfect area to keep the kids amused and to soak up some sun.
If a cooling off is what you need, there are plenty of swimming pools in the local area, the first being 5 minutes away in Chateauponsac.

Available on request for a small supplement are a couple of sun loungers for you to laze around and get a nice tan.

There is also a BBQ provided and charcoal can be purchased on site should you fancy some outdoor cooking.

There is a selection of books, magazines and brochures of the surrounding area including places of interest, restaurants and local events.
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More information can be found on their website: www.carp-fishinginfrance.com

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