Fishing Holidays & Fishing Breaks In The UK

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Docklow Pools is a quiet beautiful fishery set in tranquility of 110 acres of countryside in the north of Herefordshire, near the borders of Shropshire & Worcestershire. Possibly the oldest if not the most handsome venue of its kind in the UK. We’ve been operating since 1972.


 How many fisheries in the UK can boast all this?


  • Certainly the prettiest and most picturesque place for fishing holidays & breaks in the UK. Beautiful surroundings, fantastic scenery, fresh air, relaxation the delights of Herefordshire
  • Predominately we are a “Couples” business intended for peaceful enjoyable times. Adults only – Residents over 18 years old. Maximum party size is 6.
  • Nine established fishing lakes – Including a carp & catfish lake called the Major Bill. A Tench pool. The unique Canal/Snake which is pole anglers dream. Great fishing and great choice
  • Five private river stretches – boasting barbel, chub, dace, pike, bream, trout, salmon and grayling
  • Great access and convenience to the lakes, facilities and accommodation.
  • A wide choice of accommodation. From bungalows to Barn conversions. Premier properties to Pet Friendly. Lodges to Bed & Breakfast.
  • Accommodation is easily described under either “Premier or Traditional properties” . Farm house Bed and Breakfast in farm house.
  • Bar and Restaurant in the 17th Century Farmhouse, boasting lots of character and log fires on site along with superb great value pub food. See our trip advisor reviews
  • Safe and friendly place to be
  • Open all year around with the exception of Christmas 24th to 28th December
  • Docklow Welcome Video (This will give you a real taste of what we are about…)

What we don’t offer

  • Large groups – Maximum party size is six
  • Children – sorry 18’s cant stay at Docklow Pools
  • “Yappy” or aggressive dogs

Extras We do offer

  • Day ticket fishing on – Mickey Mouse, Moby Dick and Figure of Eight. Tickets purchased from shop.
  • Membership for all lakes and rivers for regular visitors. Excludes Major Bill pool
  • Tennis Hard Court, Pool/snooker room, amateur “Pitch and putt”
  • Secure storage fishing tackle lock up for all guests. 
  • Herefordshire’s biggest tackle centre – Call 01568760 544  (Separate business to us at Docklow Pools)
  • Woodland walk – the birds and nature in the woods is just amazing
  • Matches – 4 Open matches (Wednesday,Thursday, Saturday & Sunday) 52 weeks a year – + Residents match Tuesday weekly

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We look forward to welcoming you on your arrival.