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Not to far to go to have a fish!!!

General

  • Conveniently set park in the Vale of Belvoir, with fishing on site
  • Peaceful setting a mile from Elton and five miles from Belvoir Castle
  • Well-stocked tackle shop on site

Fancy catching some Nottinghamshire coarse fishing? Bring your rod to Janson Fishery Caravan and Camping in Elton near Nottingham for angling days aplenty, in peaceful and green surroundings within the Vale of Belvoir Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

This is an excellent spot for anglers, with a full five lakes on site (three match and two pleasure). Bag your day ticket to cast off in one of the pleasure lakes including Tomo's Lake, with carp into double figures as well as barbel, tench, roach, rudd and golden orfe all to land, and Donut Pool, a mixed lake with ide, barbel and again carp up to double figures. There are regular match days at least twice a week too (booking for these is essential), and all types of anglers will find all types of kit and bait needed in the well-stocked tackle shop.

A café is open on match days for filled cobs, full English breakfasts and hot and cold drinks, to have indoors or at the outside seating area. Pick up self-catering supplies close by in Bingham: barbecues are allowed on site.

Janson Fishery Caravan and Camping has toilets, showers and a chemical disposal facility.

Please note

Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

Group bookings of 5 or more adults are not permitted (couples and immediate family members excepted).

Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Facilities/activities including fishing are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.

This is an adults-only site. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed on site.

The site caters for families (immediate members) and couples only - bookings from all other forms of groups are not accepted.

Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.

The café is open Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. It may also open on other days, depending on how busy the site is.


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9.5

Overall rating based on 49 reviews

 

94% would recommend this site to a friend.

94% would stay here again.

  89% described as Peaceful ?

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Peaceful07/10/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomRobert K.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch (lake view)
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    Peaceful

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Excellent site very clean facilities great staff08/10/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomJohn L.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch (lake view)
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    Great people very helpful full English before a days fishing very clean toilets great site will be returning next year

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Lovely peaceful site, clean facilities01/10/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomEunice R.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Electric grass tent or touring caravan pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Very clean facilities
    Location
    Dog walks

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The staff were very polite and proffesional.sITE WAS WELL KEPT.01/10/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomSteven B.Confirmed

  • Camping pod (pet friendly)
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    It was our 1st time in a pod and we were extremely pleased with it.It had everything you needed and was very clean.The fishing was also excellent(even i caught).Will definately go again in the future.

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    There is nothing to dislike.

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Lovely peaceful site with excellent shower/toilet facilities. Warm welcome on ...28/09/2019

Reviewer's country: Isle of ManAnonymousConfirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch (lake view)
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    Lovely peaceful site with excellent shower/toilet facilities. Warm welcome on arrival and generous sized pitch with lake view. Easy access from motorway.

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    . Nothing

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Great site for a few days fishing27/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomTrevor C.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Camping pod (no pets)
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    The Pods are cosy and well equipped.

    Great fishing.

    Owners and staff were very friendly and helpful.

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    The weather! 😂😂

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Had a great 2 night break,looking forward to are next trip there26/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomJason A.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Camping pod (no pets)
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    Everything was clean n tidy,staff where great and very helpful

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Excellent site with clean facilities, friendly staff and level pitches22/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomMICHAEL W.Confirmed

  • Electric grass tent or touring caravan pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Friendly Warden
    Good location
    Large pitches
    Ideal for Fishermen

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    Nothing

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Great fishing, Flat pitches, clean facilities. Helpful Warden.22/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomElizabeth G.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Electric grass touring pitch (lake view)
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Well stocked fishing lakes on the doorstep, flat pitches, Brand new facilities.

    Disliked: 

    No screening so every one else in full view and some traffic noise

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Excellent site very clean very friendly and lovely walks10/09/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomKim W.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Fully-serviced hardstanding touring pitch (lake view)
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    Brian very friendly and welcoming. The whole site was a sanctuary from the rest of the world excellent toilets and shower facilities

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Touring and motorhomes

Fully serviced pitches

Hard standings

Rules

Adults only

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Lake and/or mountain

Peaceful

Walkers' paradise

Wildlife haven

Nearby leisure

Fishing nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Type

Small (11-25 pitches)

Camping 2.0

Camping pods

Location

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  • Redmile Lane, Elton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, NG13 9FA
  • Timezone Europe/London GMT (GMT+00:00)   GPS 52.9378°N 

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Bingham: White Lion Coach Stop — 3.6 miles
Grantham Bus Station — 9.9 miles
Newark on Trent: The Wharf Coach Stop — 10.1 miles
Train stations
Elton & Orston Rail Station — 1.3 miles
Aslockton Rail Station — 1.4 miles
Bottesford Rail Station — 3.4 miles
Ferry ports
West Lynn Ferry Landing — 54.4 miles
Airports
East Midlands Airport — 20.5 miles

Directions


Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

Janson is a mile from the small village of Elton (or Elton on the Hill), five minutes' drive from Bingham and 20 from Grantham. Its Vale of Belvoir setting is also within easy day trip distance of Nottingham, half an hour's drive away or about an hour and 15 minutes by bus from the stop just under a mile from the fishery.

Other popular places for day trips are bike rides and nature spotting at Colwick Country Park (30 minutes); city slicking in Leicester (40 minutes) and Lincoln (45 minutes) and feeling outlawish at Sherwood Forest 50 minutes' drive away. For kids, the owls, donkeys and other critters of the Manor Farm Animal Centre are 25 minutes away just outside Loughborough.

The famed old site of Belvoir Castle, home of the Duke of Rutland, is five miles from base.

Must see

  • Belvoir Castle (4.8 miles)
  • Belton House (10.7 miles)
  • The Lace Market Centre (11.3 miles)

National Trust

  • Grantham House (9.9 miles)
  • The Workhouse, Southwell (10.3 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

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Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  12:30 p.m. –  9 p.m.
Depart by:  11:30 a.m.

On arrival please call using the number in the confirmation email and you will be greeted and shown to your pitch.

Janson Fishery Caravan and Camping cancellation policy

Balance refunds: no penalties

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

Bookings cannot be amended within 2 day(s) of arrival.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now.

The remainder is payable on arrival.

Payment methods accepted on the park

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
This is an adults-only site. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed on site.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Arrivals and departures
Late arrivals must notify the park as soon as possible. Your booking will be held for 24 hours. After this period the management reserves the right to relet your unit.
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Changes to your holiday
Bookings cannot be amended within 2 day(s) of arrival.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act.

Extras
Facilities/activities including fishing are subject to extra charges payable on arrival.
Motorbike(s) can be brought instead of the car(s) included.

General
Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.
Firepits are not permitted.
In the event of a complaint, please speak to reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to the management's attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.
Quiet hours must be respected between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.
You'll need an Environment Agency rod licence (you'll need to apply for this beforehand).

Occupancy
Group bookings of 5 or more adults are not permitted (couples and immediate family members excepted).
No hen/stag parties permitted via Pitchup.com.
Single-sex bookings of 3 or more people (couples and immediate family members excepted) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.
The site caters for families (immediate members) and couples only - bookings from all other forms of groups are not accepted.

Pitches
Units should not be left unoccupied unless previously agreed with the management. Please speak to reception when the need arises, a fee may be charged for unsupervised units.
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.
Firearms are not permitted.
Open fires are prohibited.

Taxes
This area is not subject to city tax.

Vehicles
No vehicle movement between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m..

Visitors
Visitors must leave the premises by 9 p.m..
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.

Additional terms

All fish to be returned to the water in a healthy condition.

Day fishing tickets are £5.

The café is open Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. It may also open on other days, depending on how busy the site is.

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