If you enjoy fishing then you should take advantage of our three lakes that are located a 150-yard stroll down the lane, which is also accessible by car. These man-made but now wholly naturalised lakes cover an area of one and a half acres.
Carp, Roach and Tench
Our fishing lakes are well-stocked with carp, roach and tench of various sizes. The largest recorded fish caught from these lakes to date was a 20lb carp caught by a 12-year-old boy.
As well as being a peaceful place to pass the time and admire the beautiful scenery, the lakes offer something to anglers of all abilities; good sport for the experienced angler and simply a chance to catch fish for the novice.
…what a perfect setting for a spot of fishing in peace. You’re surrounded by the most awesome views, including a rather spectacular sunset, and as there is no through traffic, neither you nor the wee fish are disturbed. TripAdvisor Review.
Free fishing for residents at Nettlecombe Farm
Guests staying at Nettlecombe Farm can fish free of charge. Just bring your equipment and pick the best spot!
Open to the public
The lakes are also open to the public for a daily ‘per rod’ charge of £5.00. There is ample car parking next to the lakes and toilet facilities are also available nearby. The lakes are open from 6am until 9pm all year round.
Terms and Conditions
Please do read the terms and conditions and ensure any angler over 12 years of age has the necessary rod license from the Environment Agency.
Information correct at time of publishing July 2021
Nettlecombe Farm, Whitwell, Isle of Wight PO38 2AF