Fly fishing on the River Kennet   Fly fishing on the River Kennet
  Avington Estate Denford Water  

home | rules | directions & local services | gallery

Directions and local services

Directions are provided with all bookings and the following local services may be of interest. Please contact Peter Whiting on 07973 659494 or for further information.

The Dundas Arms at Kintbury

The Dundas Arms at KintburyThe beautiful Dundas Arms at Kintbury is a Grade II listed Georgian property, which has probably been providing sustenance to hungry and thirsty travellers since the end of the 18th Century.  It has won numerous awards, including the Campaign for Real Ale's (CAMRA) in 2009 for being West Berkshire’s Pub of the Year.  As a pub with accommodation it has eight well-appointed en-suite rooms. Dogs are warmly welcomed and its River Rooms offer Orvis Dog Beds and water bowl.

To view the pub and its facilities please visit the Dundas Arms website.

Top of page

The Bell at Ramsbury

The Bell at RamsburyThe Bell at Ramsbury, a 300-year-old former coaching inn, is situated at the heart of Wiltshire’s ‘Best Kept Large Village 2011’. The Bell offers exquisite modern British fine-dining in its restaurant, lead by Head Chef Duncan Jones, formerly of Marco Pierre White’s, The Yew Tree.  The nine luxuriously adorned en-suite double bedrooms are all affectionately known by their game bird or freshwater fish names and all afford countryside views; the perfect place to stay for a relaxing few day's fishing!

To view the hotel, restaurant and public house, please visit the Bell at Ramsbury website.

Top of page

Fisherman's House

If you'd like to spend a few days fly fishing on the River Kennet, excellent accommodation can be found at Fisherman's House, a beautiful Georgian riverside home. Set in the valley of the River Kennet just two miles from the lovely market town of Marlborough, Fisherman's House is undoubtedly one of the prettiest houses in Wiltshire, with wonderful views to the river.

To view the house, please visit the Fisherman's House

Top of page
Cobb's Farm Shop

Cobb's Farm ShopCobb's Farm Shop has seasonal produce on the shelf for sale often within minutes of it being picked, so it couldn't be fresher. From farm to shop for zero food miles! Fresh artisan bread is delivered daily from Hobbs House Bakery, including the award winning Shepherd's loaf.

Among many other delighful foods, the farm shop has a fantastic selection of locally produced preserves and chutneys, home made pies and pudings, local organic milk, butter and cream from Berkeley Farm and a irresistably tempting range of cakes. Just the place to stock up on picnic items for that relaxing day's fishing!

To explore the farm shop, please visit the Cobb's Farm Shop website.

Top of page

Contact Peter Whiting on 07973 659494 or

Fly fishing on the River Kennet - river view

Fly fishing on the River Kennet Fly fishing on the River Kennet

© Fly fishing on the River Kennet - Peter Whiting 2017