The Arundell Arms Hotel, Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AA +44 (0) 1566 784666
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Fishing in Devon


Recently voted Best Fishing School in the UK by The Field Magazine, The Arundell Arms Hotel has been one of England’s premier fishing hotels for more than half a century.

The charm of our rivers is that they are wild. We control the fishing rights on seven different rivers, the Tamar and six tributaries, all natural spate rivers draining the moors and high ground of the westcountry. With private fishing on a total of 20 miles of river bank, anglers can have up to a mile of water to themselves for the day.

We have two full-time instructors, David Pilkington and Tim Smith. You will find one or both of them in the Cockpit, the ancient former cock-fighting pit, in the hotel garden­ every morning at 9am and they are also available every evening at 6.30pm. They issue rod licences, directions and maps of the beats, and give freely of their advice. If you do not have your own tackle you can hire everything you need from them, including waders. We also have a well-stocked tackle shop with the latest fishing equipment and a comprehensive selection of local flies. If you get drenched we also have a very efficient drying room.

We teach fishing. We run courses for beginners. We sell tackle, give advice and provide maps of our fishing. It is all this and more which makes The Arundell Arms a real fisherman’s hotel.

Day tickets are available for non-residents of the hotel.

“From the very beginning of the fishing season I’ve always felt that I’ve been talking to knowledgeable friends rather than instructors”. Michael Haines


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Offers

GOURMET DEVON AUTUMN BREAK

(Book two nights or more and receive a complimentary glass of pre-dinner champagne)

One night bed & breakfast including our fabulous five course tasting menu from just £159.

Two nights bed & breakfast with five course tasting menu on one evening of your choice from just £249.

Three nights bed & breakfast with five course tasting menu on one evening and three course bar menu on another evening of your choice, from just £339.

Subject to availability. Rates shown are per room per night and based on two adults sharing a Classic double or twin room. This offer is available between the 1st October - 23rd December 2014. A £10 supplement per room per night is applied to stays on a Friday and Saturday. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

'TASTE OF THE WEST' WINTER WARMER

One night bed & breakfast including our fabulous five-course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu from just £139.

Two nights' bed & breakfast with five - course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu on one evening of your choice from just £229.

Three nights' bed & breakfast with five course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu on one evening and three course bar menu on another evening of your choice, from just £299.


Subject to availability. Rates shown are per room per night and based on two adults sharing a Classic double or twin room. This offer is available between the 1st January - 31st March 2015. A £10 supplement per room per night is applied to stays on a Friday and Saturday. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

'TWIXMAS BREAK' 27th - 30th December

 'TWIXMAS BREAK'  27th - 30th December. 

Bed & Breakfast from £99

Bed, breakfast and our fabulous five - course tasting menu from £129


Subject to availability. Rates shown are per room per night and based on two adults sharing a Classic double or twin room. This offer is available between the 27th - 30th Dec 2014. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

ADVANCE PURCHASE RATE

It pays to plan. Receive a fabulous 15% off our best available bed & breakfast rate when you book at least 30 days prior to your stay.

This offer is subject to availability, only applies to bed & breakfast rate, is inclusive of VAT and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Reservations must be made a minimum of 30 days in advance to qualify for the 15% discount. Reservations must be fully pre-paid and the booking is non-transferable and non-refundable. Payment will be taken by The Arundell Arms within 24 hours of booking. A maximum of four rooms can be booked on this offer at one time.

SUNDAY NIGHT SAVER

Enjoy one night bed & breakfast plus our fabulous five - course tasting menu from just £129.

Subject to availability. Rate shown is per room per night and based on two adults sharing a Classic double or twin room. This offer is available until the 21st Dec 2014.