Hawthorn Lodge, Belturbet, County Cavan


Overlooking Lough Arden in the peaceful Cavan countryside – yet within walking distance of the local pub – this is an angling paradise surrounded by fish-filled lake. There are four ensuite bedrooms with TV and tea tray, plus a comfortable guest lounge with satellite TV and DVD. You can look forward to excellent food, flexible meal times and packed lunches on request. Pauline and Steve Rodgers



The Fishing – Lots of lakes and some famous stretches of the River Erne
All fisheries in this area have good stocks of bream, roach, hybrids, tench, pike and
perch. The closest lakes are Ardan, Inishmuck and Drumlane, while Bakersbridge (where bream to 9lb have been caught) it typical of the of the River Erne.
House Special
Steve is a keen angler provides first-time guests with a tour of the best local fisheries and can advise on baits and methods. He can collect bait that has been pre-ordered from Irish Bait & Tackle and there are bait fridges, tackle sheds and a drying room. Many of the lakes in this area have easy access.

Hawthorn Lodge Stuart Lear