Fly Fishing in Devon
With 20 miles of spate rivers and our own fly fishing school in house, The Arundell has long been known as one of the best fly fishing hotels in the country. Our waters have been called a fisherman’s paradise, with many guests coming back year after year for these totally wild waters and the fish that swim in them.
We specialise in teaching fly fishing, some of our AAPGAI qualified instructors have more than 40 years experience teaching on our rivers.
We have 22 miles of private fishing and welcome anyone who wants to learn to fly fish and try their hand at this magical pursuit. We want to share our own love of fishing and are delighted to encourage all ages, as they take their first steps in the sport we love. In today's busy world, we believe fly fishing is the ultimate therapy.For those who prefer lake fishing and for when the rivers are in spate, The Arundell's lake is 90 feet deep and gin clear providing exciting clear-water sight fishing for browns and rainbows.
All the equipment and tackle you will need is available to hire or buy in The Cockpit, our fishing hub based in the garden. Our fishing guides are experts and are available every morning at The Cockpit providing advice on the water, lending, hiring and selling tackle, equipment and flies and allocating beats.Call 01566 784666 to book or to speak to one of our guides or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day tickets for brown trout, sea trout and salmon - £45/day.
Endsleigh day tickets (salmon and sea trout) - £80/day.
Tuition & Guidance
We offer fly fishing tuition designed for the beginner or those who are less confident or out of practice. Tuition can be tailored to any need or interest.
Guiding is also offered for the experienced angler who simply wants to improve the success and enjoyment of his day by having the experience of one of our guides. They will aid with the nuances of fishing on the Arundell's waters, explaining the lies, techniques and presentation necessary to be successful on your day's fishing.
Private tuition can be on an individual basis or for groups of up to 4. You will be allocated your own private instructor or ghillie for the day.
Private Tuition - £275/dayLearn More
Our 20 miles of river offer different types of fishing, and a wide variation of beats. From the hard to access, wild fishing through to wide open water. Read more to understand the breadth of what we have to offer.Learn More
A centre of excellence in fly fishing tuition, the Arundell offers a number of fishing courses throughout the year. These courses cater to all levels of experience, from the beginner through to those seeking more advanced instruction. The fishing department has 3 professional fly-fishing instructors, with access to a number of other expert local guides.Learn More