Enjoy the best Fishing that Ireland can offer
Base yourself at Bunglasha Lodge for a stunning fishing experience, whether trout or pike (or any other course fish you desire). Bunglasha Lodge, located on the shores of Lough Derg in the heart of the River Shannon system, provides for your ideal luxury fishing accommodation. Lough Derg consists of 32,000 acre of spectacular waters which is surrounded by a dramatic landscape around its lake shore. The BIGGEST PIKE ever seen by man were caught in Lough Derg (92lbs & 94lbs). Recently, wet fly world champion Richard McDermott hooked 25 fish over 2 days in Lough Derg, including some 18 – 23lbs fish. Superb conditions exist for wet fly fishing in the lough, where trout as well as pike are plentiful.
The East Clare countryside boasts an abundance of lake and river fishing, where anglers can choose and enjoy a variety of fishing. Boats,transport and gillies (on request) are provided as part of the excellent Irish hospitality of the owners. We can also arrange a fishing trip to some of the locally stocked fisheries. Whether you enjoy fishing off the river banks, or perhaps a cruiser trip to one of the many islands, interspersed with a visit to the fine hostelries of Scariff, Killaloe, Garrykennedy or Mountshannon, or fish from Holy Island,there are many excursions which can be arranged.
Angling Seasons run from: Pike, Bream, Perch, Tench / Course species There is no close season for coarse and pike fishing. Trout March 15th – September 30th There is no licence fee for fishing in the Republic of Ireland.Equipment can be rented for the duration of the visit, so if it is a business or social occasion, we have the right package for your needs, provided on advance arrangement.
Accommodation at the Lodge is a luxurious experience, suitable for up to 25 people at a time.