Exclusive use of Genets Carp Lake including accommodation & optional food package for up to 4 people.

Established as a Carp Fishing Lake since 2004 with a stock of stunning looking Carp to over 60lb in the peaceful Mayenne region of France, a perfect setting for your Carp fishing holiday in France.

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Key Points

  • Lake size: 5 acres.
  • Carp to: 60lB+
  • Max number of anglers: 4
  • Bait boats allowed: Yes
  • Meals available: Yes
  • No of Swims: 7
  • Accommodation: Mobile-Home.
  • Bait available: Yes
  • Weigh slings provided: Yes Free
  • Carp cradles provided: Yes Free
  • Weighing tripods provided: Yes Free
  • Bait-boat hire: Yes
  • Nearest ferry port 1 hour 35mins.
  • Safe car parking: Yes



Our Lake

Genets carp lake is a 60 year old man-made carp lake of just over 5 acres, fed by a natural spring, with a silt over clay bottom.



The anglers lodge is situated on the far bank overlooking the lake where breakfast and evening meals are served.



We offer an excellent optional food package with generous portion sizes which will see you through the day...



We always hold stock of the following on-site but in order to maintain our stock levels we do ask that you pre-order your bait


Equipment Hire

We have equipment for hire. Let us know in advance so that we can be sure it is ready.



Rules is Rules and you can find out all you need to know about those for our lake here.


Getting here

Find out all you need to know to make sure you reach us relaxed and ready to enjoy.



Date: October 21, 2017

Name: James Waldock & Kevin Ware.

Catches: 6 Carp up to a 44lb 8oz PB for James.

No of Anglers: 2

Tactics: Hard but keep on move where fish showing

General Comments: Food great. Larry was very helpful. Heather was good cook and I thank-you both very much for our time at Genets. Much appreciated, Kevin & James.
Date: October 14, 2017

Name: Will, Vaughan & Dan Spreckley.

Catches: 19 Carp.

No of Anglers: 3

Tactics: Various baits, owners boilies, etc.

General Comments: Lovely holiday. Great food, terrific hosts. Heather & Larry great fun & very knowledgeable, couldn’t do enough for us. Look forward to coming back soon. Will look forward to 2018 reports etc, have a great winter of peace & quiet. Best wishes Vaughan, Will & Dan.
Date: October 07, 2017

Name: Nick, Chris, Steve P, Steve R.

Catches: 25 Carp 47lb 8oz PB for Chris. 41lb 10oz PB for Steve P.

No of Anglers: 4


General Comments: Tough week. Superb facilities & hosts that could do no more! Thank-you.
Date: September 30, 2017

Name: Adrian Plumley, Pete & Marcus Bell.

Catches: Total 21 Carp: 1 x 63lb 2oz Mirror. 1 x 50lb 7oz Mirror, 1 x 42lb 12oz Mirror. 10 x 30’s, rest mid to high 20’s. New PBs of: Pete 63lb 2oz Mirror & 35lb 5oz Common. Marcus 32lb 7oz Mirror & 37lb 11oz Common. Adrian 42lb 12oz Mirror & 37lb 8oz Common.

No of Anglers: 3

Tactics: Bottom baits, snowman & critically balanced bait. Find spots & stick to them baiting lightly.

General Comments: Excellent facilities, would definitely recommend to a friend. Larry & Heather are the perfect hosts. Larry’s knowledge is excellent & he will always offer advice & assist. Heather’s cooking is brilliant & again nothing is too much trouble. For a French venue it offers everything. We will definitely be back soon.