Fishing or Family Holidays with First class Trout & Top Class Coarse Fishing with Holiday Cottages and Static Caravans, close to 6 lakes near New Quay, West Wales.

One of our many excellent Rainbow Trout A typical quality Roach available at Nineoaks A photograph of Mike Evans (July 2006) with his the 25lb Mirror Carp A photograph of our good sized Bream As pictured, some Koi also available

Introduction

Fished or stayed here, please add your comments on our Review page?

Carl Halliwell with a quality Roach Andy, with one of our growing Chub Steve Leigh's Barbel from in the House Pool Carl Worrall with, More of our super Roach, 4<sup>th</sup>, November

About:

Nineoaks is a purpose build Coarse, Carp and Trout Angling centre, set in a naturally beautiful location. Besides the fishing there are some lovely holiday cottages and static caravans overlooking the lakes. Day-ticket fish if you prefer, or have a pure-fishing holiday or break, then again, bring the family for a family holiday with or without fishing. Located just a couple of miles in-land from the beautiful old fishing village of New Quay, and from the busy harbour town of Aberaeron for an all round great time. We hope that you think it's worthwhile visiting us?

The Holiday Cottages and Static Caravans are all immaculate, and close to or overlooking the 6 lakes. Ideal for the non-ambulant or disabled angler (restricted wheelchair access). Just perfect for a Fishing Holiday, and great place for a quiet Family Holiday or those wanting a combined Fishing AND Family Holiday. Mid-week or Weekend Breaks also available. In a tranquil location just a few minutes from some lovely sandy beaches and the crystal clear Sea. Want more, click here for further information?

Recent Fishing Information

“Old Ghost” Baits, and their terrific Fishing Sausage, Paste powders and method mixes now in stock. Nineoaks' is their only stockist in South West Wales.

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Current Fishing - 7th May

31st March: 17lb Common Rob Keeling with a 17lb common carp
The best fish of the past month has been a 17lb Common caught by a visiting angler. The past couple of days a 14lb Common and a few around 8lb including an almost black common. There are plenty 3lb+ and over.
Many small Roach in the margins and plenty 6oz and over with quite a few pushing the lb mark. A few chub, the best around 2lb, the occasional bream and barbel too. Very few tench showing.
Fishing is generally slow in the mornings, especially with the eastern breeze, fishing just gets better as the afternoon progresses through the evening. Sweetcorn catching but luncheon meat is the better bait. Surface fishing for carp in the afternoons with blue skies giving excellent sport.

Trout fishing

good in all pools with many anglers catching their limit, mainly montanas, viva and diawl bach.
8th May: 18lb 12oz Common Bill Singleton with a 18lb 12oz common carp caught 6 weeks after Rob Keelings

Customer Comments:

"Thank you" card received from Clive and his son Phil who travel here from Hull.

Just a quick note to say what a brilliant two weeks we've had fishing. It's been a lovely holiday. Cottage as always clean, tidy and homely, and I caught well over 100lbs nearly every day. So that was worthwhile.
Just a shame we don't live nearer as I would really struggle to not go fishing on every day I had.
So, thank you both for a great two weeks. I shall have to keep in touch and hopefully won't be to long before we visit again.
Take care, all the best Clive and Phil.

Comment: Clive had another holiday a couple of months later. He's been coming here for a two week holiday for the past 6 years!

"Thank you" card received from Maureen and her lovely dog "Polly" in 2014.

Dear Val and Bill
Thank you both so much for all you did for me during my holiday. If was so appreciated as I was really not sure how it would make me feel coming back to the place both Tom, I and Polly always enjoyed.
Also the meal I had at that most unusual pub, restaurant, library!! Whatever was lovely and again thank you. We arrived home at 12:30 which was not bad going as we stopped a couple of times. As I said I may come back in the autumn.
Meanwhile, I have a few things to sort out, new carpet...... Love Maureen and Polly

Comment: Tom & Maureen came here for several years until Tom sadly passed away. Since then Polly has slowly deteriorated and was put to sleep during August '16 after a short illness.


Swan Mussels

We have deliberately and purposely scattered many large Swan Mussels in each Coarse and Trout Lake. They are there as filter feeders and naturally help clean the water. They are up to 6" long, one angler called them "clam things". They are scarce in this part of West Wales and were deliberately put in the water by Bill (the owner). They are 24hour, free water filters and in a minor way help with the water quality. Therefore, should one take your bait, as occasionally happens, please, please do not throw them away or leave them on the bank to die! Please, please throw them back into the water. They are there for a reason, and are also expensive to buy, and so your help in keeping them alive and remaining in the lakes would very much be appreciated. Thank You, Bill

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Our Location

Nineoaks' has some superb recreational Coarse and Trout Fishing and Self Catering Angler and/or Family Holidays. In a naturally stunning setting, just 2 miles from the beautiful Ceredigion Coast and just 20 miles south of Aberystwyth.
Nine Oaks Angling Centre lies on the edge of the little hamlet of Oakford (“Derwen Gam” in Welsh) which is roughly 11/2 miles inland from the Aberystwyth to Cardigan Bay coast road A487. Ceredigion is one of the least populated counties in Wales, providing 60 miles of spectacular coastline with untouched beaches and miles of uncongested coastal footpaths. The counties main towns are Aberystwyth, Cardigan, Lampeter, and Aberaeron.

Our location is perfect for touring Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire, and most places in Wales too. We have holiday cottages and static caravans and 3 Trout Pools and 3 Coarse Lakes. We provide excellent Trout and top-class general Coarse Fishing. The Trout Lakes contain mainly Rainbow and Blue Trout from 2lb plus small Brownies. The Coarse Lakes hold all varieties of Carp including Commons, Mirrors, Koi and Grass Carp up to 20lb+, Roach, Bream and skimmer Bream, Tench and small chub and small Barbel.

Our holiday accommodation is spotlessly clean, fresh and consists of self-catering holiday cottages; Welsh Tourist Board graded at 4star standard, and quality Static Caravans. All are very close to the lakes and all are suitable for couples, for family holidays (with or without fishing) or specifically Fishing Holidays. The cottages are disabled friendly. About 4 miles away, in a south-westerly direction, is the lovely old fishing village of New Quay (Wales) with its crystal clear waters and beautiful sweeping, sandy bays. Also 4 miles away, northerly, is the busy coastal town of Aberaeron with its myriad of colourful Victorian houses and shops.
Cardigan is 20 miles south, Aberystwyth is 20 miles north and Carmarthen roughly 35 miles away south easterly inland.

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Self Catering Holidays

An image of the lounge/diner of Craigfryn, the small cottage-annexe A picture of the large lounge of Snowdrop, our semi-detached bungalow The lounge area inside one of the Caravans with fully sprung, comfortable seating The lounge area inside one of the Caravans with fully sprung, comfortable seating

Our accommodation is ideal for the discerning angler for a Fishing Holiday, or a holiday with their wife, partner, family or friends; as a holiday base to tour or visit the surrounding area.

We are ideal for the avid family angler, where they can fish in the morning, then have a great time spending the day with the family, and finally when they return spending a few more hours fishing into the evening? Just perfect and no black marks too!

Check here for additional details of our self-catering Holiday Accommodation.
Briefly:-

Snowdrop semi-Bungalow.

Sleeps 4/5 in luxury and comfort; Just right for a Fishing Holiday or Family Holiday; Bedding, Electricity & C/heating included.

Craigfryn Annex.

It accommodates a couple in luxury; Ideal for Fishing or Family; Holidays and weekend breaks. 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower & toilet; Bedding, Electricity & C/heating included.

Both Cottages, and our Caravans, are immaculately presented and fully equipped with toaster, microwave, kettle etc. Freeview TV, DVD & in fact everything - all you need to bring are your personal towels, spare tea towels and your food and of course spare clothing, and if you’re fishing, your tackle and bait too?

The two self-catering holiday cottages have a 4 star grading from the Welsh Tourist Board. Snowdrop is a large semi-detached bungalow and Craigfryn is a small 2-person cottage annexe.

The Static Caravans.

They accommodates a family or friends in comfort; 1 double & 1 twin bedroom. Overlooking our lakes and perfect for Fishing or Family Holidays and weekend breaks Electricity & Gas included. Bedding for a family of 4 included.

The static Caravans overlook the Coarse Fishing Lakes and are just a short walk away from the Trout Fishing Lakes. They comfortably sleep 4 and each has a double bedroom and a twin bedroom (one Caravan includes an overhead child bunk and a lounge area that can be converted into a 3/4 bed); shower room and lounge with dining area, flat screen TV’s and fully equipped kitchens including a microwave.

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