Fishing Holidays in Devon

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Thanks to our location on Devon’s South coast, Welcome Family is a smashing base for fishing holidays in the area.

Just a 10 minutes walk to the beautiful beaches of Dawlish Warren and Coryton Cove, a stay at Welcome Family means you’ll not be far away from some superb fishing on the South Devon coast.

In the area there are fisheries and sea angling opportunities, so whether you enjoy fishing for sport or are looking for day’s out fishing with the family, our Holiday Park in Devon is the perfect location.

Fishing Trips

Starcross Ferry’s fishing trips take off from the nearby Dawlish pier, it offers regular trips between July and September for mackerel fishing.


Also very popular is Home Farm Fishery at Mamhead. Enjoy fishing holidays surrounded by various species of birds and wildlife, set in a secluded area in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside. Here, you’ll be able to fish carp in excess of 20lb plus roach, trench and golden rudd.

River, Reservoir, Fly or Coarse Fishing

Dartmoor National Park offers river, reservoir, fly or coarse fishing, making it a great choice to visit on fishing holidays in Devon. Renowned for its sparkling clean rivers, anglers can expect to catch brown trout, sea trout and salmon. Anglers wishing to enjoy fishing in Dartmoor or on any the South West Lakes Trust waters, including their coarse fisheries will need to make sure they have a valid EA rod licence and purchase a Westcountry Angling Passport.


Fishing Equipment

Fishing at Coryton Cove Dawlish Warren

Cockwood Harbour near Starcross and Dawlish

To search for more fishing in Devon see the following resource:

  • Go Fish

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