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Bigwell Fly Fishery

Closed Now: 07:30 - 18:00
Open today: 07:30 - 18:00
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Brilliant Trout Fishery

This fly only trout fishery is a gem. Close by the famous Wye river the fishery is apparently in... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Andy H
via mobile
The Welcome and the Food at Bigswell is Outstanding

I am not as yet a fisherman! However, I take one of my friends to Bigwell so that he can fish and... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Fearless794363
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This fly only trout fishery is a gem. Close by the famous Wye river the fishery is apparently in an unlikely position as it is approached from Redbrook village through a compact housing estate. However at the end of the cul-de-sac there is an unmade...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andy H
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I am not as yet a fisherman! However, I take one of my friends to Bigwell so that he can fish and he does with great success! I am a perfectionist so when I say Outstanding I mean that by my own criteria!. The welcome...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This was the 2nd of my visits to Bigwell in as many weeks and on both trips I have been more than satisfied. The drive off the M50 to the fishery reveals some of the splendid scenery of the Wye Valley. The venue is cozily...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Wow what a wonderful review, thank you for taking the time to write it! We look forward to seeing you again soon x

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Fabulous day all round. Good fishing, good food, good location. Met some fellow anglers who were more than pleased to pass on tips and to make me feel welcome. Best fishery I have visited all round , I'm sure you wouldn't be disappointed with your...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 556rossg
Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to welcoming you again soon x

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Everything about this fly fishery is top notch. Firstly the welcome from Gary and Sue is 110% genuine. Secondly the food they produce, including the legendary all day breakfast is very good indeed. These things are important if you are a beginners, a touch shy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Darron1970
Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

What a wonderful review, thank you for taking the time to write it. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Following our sat nav’s directions we thought it must be a mistake. But it was right and this gem was nestling on the edge of a small housing estate. Gary and Sue run a wonderful fishing spot with 4 still water lakes fed by spring...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sallyb276
Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thanks for your review, we hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Fished Bigwell for the first time today and had a great time. Caught 6 Rainbows up to 8lb and a beautiful 9lb plus Blue. Both my fishing companions caught good, fully finned, hard fighting trout too. We all enjoyed breakfast in the lodge and friendly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Keith R
Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 May 2018

fantastic venue .. great welcome and prime fighting fish , will be using this regular .. right in the heart of the wye valley a beautiful place and so tranquil

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank EddieU18
Bigwell_admin, Public Relations Manager at Bigwell Fly Fishery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thanks so much for the review.

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

What a place to relax and fish. Such a warm welcome when you arrive and all the guidance you need. Couple that with the quality of the fish and pools this is the best place I’ve fished in Wales. Will be back

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Dan S
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Bigwell is my absolute favourite place to go fishing. It caters for all skill levels and everyone is very friendly and helpful. The food is of a very high standard and at a great price. The guys that run the place are truly welcoming and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from Andy H | Reviewed this property |
C&R 10 trout=£20; C&k inc 1st fish=£20 then £5/fish no limit C,K&R same as C&K but after kill finished then carry on Release up to 5 fish=£25....
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Children always welcome :-)
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