Le Pont Du Diable, Royères | France

A picturesque, five-acre, spring-fed lake 20 minutes from Limoges, surrounded by woodland, stocked with some stunning, healthy carp that give a good battle. The river and spring fed lake is available on an exclusive basis for two to four anglers.

Contact: 00 33 6023 80011
Lake record: 55lb
Rules: Barbed or micro-barbed hooks only, maximum three rods per angler, only particles bought on site allowed, nets, slings and mats provided
Stock: Stocked in 2007 with over two tonnes of carp between 15lb and 35lb, mainly mirrors with a few commons, plus four trophy fish of 44lb plus
Tickets: Prices start from €225 per angler, per week
Website: www.lepontdudiable87.com
Satnav: le pont du diable, 87400 Royères, France