Belgium - 140 miles from Calais

CarpInsula - King Pool

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It is only three years ago that Jelle, the owner, started his lifetime project in an abandoned nature reserve in Belgium named; Carpinsula. He turned this no man land into a real carp fishing paradise with only one goal in mind; bringing carp fishing and nature together with leaving the smallest footprint...

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What can you expect?

  • Record carp 33 LBS
  • 1-acre water surface
  • Maximum of 2 anglers
  • 1 - Bivvy swim
  • Rowing boat available
  • Bait boat allowed
  • Cool box included
  • Big Catfish
  • Guarded parking
  • Dogs are not allowed

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CarpInsula - King Pool starting from € 137.50

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The lake

The King Pool is one of the many beautiful ponds at this nature reserve of Carpinsula. With only 1 acre in size, it is not hard to get the fish in your zone... but the hard part is, is not to disturb the fish. The King Pool was, together with the other ponds, dug back in the '60s for the employees...

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The carpstock

Targeted fishing for large catfish on closed waters is still quite new in the Benelux. Thanks to our contacts with French fish farmers, we have succeeded in putting together a unique catfish stock. Around 40 catfish are swimming: 25 black catfish with an average length of about 4.9ft. Note: a minimum...

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As mentioned earlier, the goal for Jelle is to bring carp fishing and nature together with leaving the smallest footprint possible. We see that ecotourism is good for the environment and all animals that live in this nature reserve. So there is no electricity and running water on site. We would recommend...

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Type of holiday:Big-fish holiday

Date of arrival:28-06-2019 - Number of anglers: 2

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Type of holiday:Big-fish holiday

Date of arrival:07-06-2019 - Number of anglers: 2

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This carpnews is about CarpInsula - King Pool

24-05-2019
Alice and Ben with an amazing result at Carpinsula - Mint Pool!
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29-04-2019
Carpinsula goes lead free!
Written by MarkRead our blog

Price setting

It is possible to reserve vacations for weekends, midweeks and entire weeks at CarpInsula. You will find the rates outlined below.

Weekend (Friday - Monday):

  • Exclusive rental of the entire water for 2 anglers: € 275 (note: additional non-anglers will be charged)
  • Non-angler € 25


Midweek (Monday - Friday):

  • Exclusive rental of the entire water for 2 anglers € 275 (note: additional non-angler will be charged)
  • Non-anglers € 25


Week (Friday - Friday or Monday-Monday):

  • Exclusive rental of the entire water for 2 anglers € 550 (note: additional non-anglers will be charged)
  • Non-angler € 50


CarpInsula – Services

Available on location

  • Rental of electric motor & battery € 15 per weekend/midweek and € 30 per week
  • Rental of electric generator € 25 per weekend/midweek and € 50 per week
  • CarpInsula Super Carpmix (1.8 kg boilies, 1.8 kg pellets, 2.5 kg particle mix & natural) € 38
  • CarpInsula Super Catfish mix (20 kg 16mm pellets, 500gr hook baits and Special Catfish pop-ups) € 60


Please note: The sale of bait, meals and other services takes place directly between the guest and the lake owner. The Carp Specialist can in no way be held responsible for problems that may arise or price changes of the above services. You can place your order at least 2 weeks before arrival at The Carp Specialist, however, you must pay for your order in cash upon arrival at the lake.

Main rules

Strict rules have been set at CarpInsula - King Pool. Please respect the rules for your own pleasure, and that of your fellow anglers. The lake owner had the right to remove you from the property in case the rules stated below are not respected.

Time of arrival: 12:00 - 14:00 (strict). If you expect to arrive later, please contact The Carp Specialist directly
Time of departure: 10:00 - 12:00 (strict)
Night fishing is permitted
Maximum three rods per angler, fishing is only permitted with carp rods rods and appropriate materials
Zig-fishing and lead core are prohibited
It is mandatory to fish with nylon main lines of at least 0.35 mm
It is not permitted to fish with lead weights, a wide range of Pallatrax stone lead is available on site. On arrival, you can choose 12 casting weights for your use during your visit. Only the 'lost' lead is calculated on departure at € 1.50 per item
Use safety rigs and lead clips, the use of inline lead is not permitted
The use of tubing or lead free leaders (Hit & Run Safe Zone leaders from PB or Central Shocker System from Strategy) is mandatory with a minimum length of 75 cm
Disinfecting the hook wounds and possible "fresh" wounds on the body of the fish is mandatory with the material provided on site

Location

Address details
Country: België
Province: Vlaams-Brabant
Arrondissement: Leuven
ZIP code: 3220
Town: Holsbeek
Street: Rotselaarsebaan

Immediately after leaving the highway you turn right, after a few hundred meters you will find the entrance to the domain on your right (1st exit). Look for a small sign in the roadside

GPS Coordinates
50°55'34.2"N 4°44'58.6"E
50.926179, 4.749609

Useful addresses

Supermarkt: Delhaize & Aldi, Pleinstraat 53D, 3220 Holsbeek Bakery: Walt & Vicky van Goidsenhoven, Novelberg 15, 3220 Holsbeek Restaurant: De Schuur, Sint Maurusstraat 2, 3220 Holsbeek Gas station: Q8, Wingepark 33, 3110 Rotselaer Tackleshop: Hengelsport den Demer, Sint Jansstraat 6, 3118 Werchter Doctor: Dr. Baestaens Florimond, Nobelberg 56, 3220 Hospital: UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven

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