3rd – 10th Oct

October 3rd – October 10th 2020 Andrew & Mary BuntingYet another good holiday, caught some great fish including Mary catching a Pike!  Cottage like home from home.Thank you again Linda & GlenSee you again.

Sept 26th – Oct 3rd

September 26th – October 3rd 2020 Dear Glen and Linda,I would just like to thank you both for a fantastic stay at your lake.The gite it very homely although we didn’t sleep in it until the last night. Too much fishing to be done.I can safely say the carp are all in pristine conditions and […]

Derek & Maggie

Derek & Maggie Stritton I haven’t done a great deal of carp fishing this year, to be honest, after the first lock down, with lakes being so busy, I’ve occupied myself with the odd trip, but with much more time spent roach and rudd and anything else that came along fishing on quieter lakes.So it […]

Grab the rod Glen

Grab the rod Glen Whilst Rick woods was fishing I was asked to grab the rod and was rewarded with a great Mirror carp.  The énd time I was asked I was rewarded with a beast of a carp…….Thank you Richard Woods

The Dean Family

August 8th – August 15th 2020 Great to be back at Etang Hirondelle. The kids took full advantage of having the pool especially as the weather was so hot.  Fishing did not disappoint with Rhianna catching and landing her first Sturgeon.A Great family holiday and can’t wait to come back!

Matt, Lisa & Josh

July 25th – August 1st 2020 We had a wonderful week at Hirondelle. The photographs of the lake and accommodation on the website really don’t do it justice.  Matthew and Jacob loved the fishing – with Jacob breaking his PB 3 times. The facilities in the villa were brilliant and we received an incredibly warm […]

Beating my PB again!

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Beating my personal best again! Due to the health crisis I am currently staying at home so having the lake to fish all to myself is amazing.  Within a couple of hours of fishing, I had broke my PB again and while I was float fishing I caught a roach and out of no where […]

Friday Fishing

Friday Fishing A great afternoons fishing for Anthony last Friday, he even managed to beat not one but TWO personal bests by catching a 30lbs mirror carp and a 2.2lbs pike. Congratulations Anthony

Winter Break

Winter Break We were lucky enough to have a week in France between Christmas and the new year at the wonderful Etang Hirondelle. Luckily the weather was not too cold for the first 3 days allowing me to get the rods out, and wow! I had 3 fantastic 30s, the biggest being 36 lbs, along with […]

October 19th – November 2nd 2019

October 19th – November 2nd 2019 My wife Barbara and I have holidayed 4 weeks every year at Hirondelle since it opened, and at Boufettieres before that.During that time we have come to know Glen and Linda very well and have come to appreciate their kindness and unstinting help especially when Barbara was taken into […]