This part of Britain boasts a rugged coastline and mountainous national parks, a distinctive culture and language plus there’s a great choice of fishing cottages in Wales. There are fantastic lakes, fabulous rivers and great shore or boat fishing along the coast.
Choose fishing holiday cottages in North Wales for great fishing which has a wonderful coastline, natural beauty and splendid mountains plus heritage sites. Go to Anglesey for a lovely choice of fishing holiday cottages in Wales. County Conwy offers up some fabulous fishing and the town is a World Heritage Site with an imposing 13th century castle and walls. There are popular seaside resorts and the Snowdonia National Park is one of the world’s finest tourist destinations. Gwynedd is perfect to enjoy an unspoilt landscape and preserved historical sites. For the non-fishers there are walks and cycle trails, art and culture, gorgeous beaches and the stunning Llyn Peninsula, one of Wales best kept secrets which boasts wonderful fishing venues. The North Wales Borders which include the best Wales has to offer plus 2 main fisheries with tuition available for fly fishing enthusiasts.
Want to get away from it all choose fishing cottages in Mid Wales to escape the stresses of everyday life and enjoy a relaxing and refreshing holiday. If the others going want some action and adventure there are water sports, mountain biking, walking and lots more to take their pick from. In Powys there are 5 main rivers to choose from, the Banwy, Cain, Severn, Vyrnwy and Wye. The River Severn rises in North Powys and flows into the Bristol Channel. Noted mainly for coarse fishing but you can catch salmon March/April and May. Add to this the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons National Park you will not be short of things to do in Powys.Cardigan, or Ceredigan, in Wales is best known for its dramatic rural landscapes and the beautiful Cardigan Bay with stunning wildlife, breath-taking scenery plus great fishing. Sea angling boat trips are available from the main coastal towns to catch tope, bass, bream, mullet, skate, herring and mackerel.
In South Wales there are 3 major boat charter companies in Pembrokeshire running out from Tenby, Pembroke Dock and Haverfordwest, offering inspirational fishing days out for experienced or novice anglers. They are perfect for families; you can catch mackerel and bass plus lots more and enjoy magnificent scenery and wildlife at the same time. Nowhere in Pembrokeshire is far from the sea and the county is criss-crossed with rivers, streams, lakes and ponds offering a variety of angling all year round. For those not quite so keen on fishing there is so much to do and see as well as wonderful walking on the coastal path.Glamorgan has 12 listed fishing beaches and Carmarthenshire has no close season for coarse fishing and you can catch carp, perch, trout, roach, bream, pike and tench in serene and beautiful surroundings. There are miles of top class salmon and sea trout rivers plus great beach fishing in Llansteffan and Carmarthen Bay.
A self-catering holiday cottage is the very best way to make the most of a fishing holiday in Wales, there is so much to do and see you can be sure everyone will have a wonderful time.
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