Holly Farm Fishery


Holly Farm Fishery, Willoughby Road, Leicestershire, LE17 5NP, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Leicestershire The stillwater fishery complex at Holly Farm is widely considered the largest and most successful of its kind in South Leicestershire. The fishery can accommodate anglers of all skill levels. It consists of three lakes: Moby, Trotters, and Gils with more than one hundred pegs shared among them.

The lakes are teeming with a wide variety of fish species, such as carp, crucians, F1’s, tench, roach, rudd, and perch. Carp are the fish Holly Farm has become most well known for, and now it is not unusual to catch 100-pound nets of them at any time of the year.

The following is a list of the rates that are applicable for fishing at Holly Farm Fishery: Adults can purchase one rod for £5 or two for £8 while concessions can purchase one rod for £5 or two for £7.

What size do the fish go to?

Carp reaching weights of up to 36lbs.

What tactics work well?

Top baits: Pellets, Meat, Caster, Paste and Corn.

Top method: Pole.

Recommended tackle: A 10 to 12 elastic or equivalent to white hydro is ideal. 0.12 to 0.14 hook lengths. Small pole cups are essential for accurate far bank feeding.

What facilities are on site?

Male and female tilets

Toilets for the disabled

Chemical disposal point


Is parking available?

Yes, parking is available.

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