The Arundell Arms Hotel, Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AA +44 (0) 1566 784666
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Arundell Arms Hotel & Restaurant.

Three Day Introduction to River Fishing 

This course specifically targets experienced still-water anglers who aspire to progress into the world of river fishing. Over the 3 days you will be shown the casting styles, fishing techniques and rivercraft necessary to gain confidence for fishing on flowing water. If you have a few seasons experience on still-waters, and think there may be a more to this fly fishing game, then this is the course for you.

Price: £375pp for three days   

2018 Dates 

Fri 1st - 3rd June (Arrive Thursday) 

Wed 20th - 22nd June (Arrive Tuesday)

Tuition, guiding, courses and fishing day tickets are all available to non-residents of the hotel. The course and tuition prices include all fishing charges and tackle hire, but not an EA rod licence* or any accommodation, unless otherwise stated. For accommodation charges please see hotel tariff. A ‘full day’ covers a minimum of four hours with an instructor; plus fishing on the beat for the day. A ‘half day’ covers a minimum of two hours with an instructor; plus fishing for the remainder of the morning or afternoon session. Deposit: We request a 50% course fee deposit per participant on booking. This deposit will be returned if you give us more than 31 days notice of cancellation.

* The Environment Agency have reviewed the way fishing licences are sold, and are ending the system of Retained Agents. As from 1 April 2017 the Arundell Arms will no longer be a licence agent. The responsibility to have a licence is that of the angler. Licences must be obtained before fishing, and can be obtained from the Post Office, by phone on 0344 800 5386, or from



Indulge in a gourmet break staying in one of our lovely Classic rooms and dining on our signature five-course tasting menu, where head chef Steve Pidgeon delights in showcasing the very best local and seasonal produce.  

One night dinner bed & breakfast including our fabulous five-course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu from just £218. 

Two nights bed & breakfast with five - course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu on one evening of your choice from just £310.

Three nights bed & breakfast with five course 'Taste of the West' tasting menu on one evening of your choice from just £398.

Subject to availability. Rates shown are for total stay and based on two adults sharing a Classic Double or Twin room. This offer is available 1st Jan – 30th April 2018. A £10 supplement per room per night is applied to stays on a Friday and Saturday. Upgrade to a Large Room /Suite for £20 per room per night. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.