Sapphire Lakes

Carp Tench
Fishery Information
Sapphire Lakes
Sapphire Lakes
Norwell Lane, Cromwell, Newark

NG23 6JQ
Fish Species
Carp Tench Perch Bream Roach Crucian Carp
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Fishery Information

Welcome to Sapphire Lakes in Newark, Nottinghamshire. Set in 13 acres of the peaceful village of Cromwell just off the A1, the lakes offer a delight for both the carp & coarse fishing angler.

We have 3 lakes here catering for the needs of all anglers, offering 2 carp specimen lakes and a course lake, you are sure to have a truly enjoyable experience.

Specimen Carp Lake Jac

The Specimen Carp Fishing lake ‘Jac’ at Sapphire lakes is a mature 4.5-acre lake, tree-lined with numerous features. It has 15 spacious swims which are available via a pre-booking arrangement only. It is well stocked with 80 carp with 22 fish now over the 20lb barrier and 11 fish between 25lb – 30lb all in pristine condition.

The lake averages 7- 12ft and drops to 17 ft in places. There are various types of weed in Jac lake which is more prominent throughout the warmer months, but every peg is fishable and this is great for the lake as it contributes to the size and health of our fish by supplying a rich natural food source.

To help with the care of the fish we provide all CRADLES, LANDING NETS and SLINGS on the specimen lakes. We INSIST all anglers use carp mouth and body care kits that can be purchased on site also. This includes all course fisherman.

There is also the facility to buy bait and end tackle on-site which is well proven to catch on all 3 lakes, however most baits work well.

Please read the fishery rules before visiting.

General coarse fishing is NOT allowed.

The cost to fish Jac Lake is just £25 per 24 hours. Pre booking only either by sending us an email from our contact us page or giving us a call – 01636 821131

Please note the Specimen Carp lake Jac is limited to carp fishing only Minimum 48 hours at weekends (Friday – Sunday) from March – November.

Specimen Carp Lake Grace

The specimen carp fishing lake ‘Grace’ at sapphire lakes is a mature 4 acre’s with 5 pegs built to allow for your optimum comfort.

Maximum 4 Fishing at any one time

The lake can be booked for a full social lake booking if you so wish.

Grace Lake has depths that vary on this lake from 2 – 3 feet in the margins to 14 – 15ft towards the centre of the lake.

Grace lake is stocked with approximately 140 carp, with the average stamp now at 16 – 18 lbs.

With plenty of carp 20lbs plus to date. Currently 9 x carp over 25 – 30lbs

Match Fishing Lake

The Match fishing lake at Sapphire lakes is a mature lake set in 1.5 acres of 14 feature rich swims

There is an abundance of hot spots on the lake that have provided anglers with the perfect day of fishing.

The Course lake is heavily stocked with different species of fish including Common and Mirror carp to 14 lbs , Crucian carp to 3lb, Tench, Bream, Perch and some very big Roach.

All methods work well on the lake and we request that anglers fish only from the peg’s provided.

Please read the fishery rules before visiting.

Prices are £7 for a day ticket.

£17 for 24 hours (Bookable Only)

Both Pan and Carp landing nets and matts are provided for this lake