Find Your Freedom At Lenches Lakes

Welcome to Lenches Lakes . Here in our pretty forty acre Worcestershire site we can offer you a little piece of freedom. Choose from various seasonal activities ; Fly Fishing for Rainbow Trout, Open Water Swimming, Caravans and Camping, Dog Training, Our signature Clubhouse, scandi style, function room, adjoining marquee (large and small), two beautiful lakes , fields and woodlands are hired for varied events from private birthday parties, camping parties, weddings, lakeside weekends, Triathlons, cani cross, yoga, coaching, and instruction.

Activities are seasonal never a dull moment embracing our very British weather and countryside.

Lenches  Lakes  Winter Swimming 2020-2021

For details of Winter Open Water Swimming, please click here

Our Online Booking System is now available - Please click here to book

October 1st - 27th March 2021

Sessions are held on a Thursday and Saturday morning – Swimmers are able to book a 3o minute or 60 minute session

Thursday Sessions 9.30 – 10.30 and 11.00-12.00

First Session -  9.30 to 10.30   

You may book for the complete hour or one half hour 9.30 – 10.00 or 10.00-10.30

Second Session  -  11.00 – 12 .00

You may book for the complete hour or one half hour 11.00 – 11.30 or 11.30-12.00

Saturday Sessions

First Session 9.00 – 10.00

You may book for the complete hour or one half hour 9.00 – 9.30 or 9.30-10.00

Second Session  10.30-11.30

You may book for the complete hour or one half hour 10.30– 11.00 or 11.00 -11.30

Third Session  12.00-13.00

You may book for the complete hour or one half hour 12.00- 12.30– 12.30 or 13.00

Booking and payment  via our own booking system – Please click here to book

PRE BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL – Max of twenty in the water at any one time

Prices are £8.50 for a half hour session and £9.50 for a one hour session. Passes for 10 and 25 sessions are available at a special price

All Swimmers who intend to swim at Lenches Lakes throughout the winter are required to attend a Cold Water Swimming Information Session. ( 90 minutes ) all land based ( no swimming !) , £10 per person .

To book a Cold Water Swimming Information Session please go to Eventbrite and search for

Cold Water Swimming Information Session

by Lenches Lakes Ltd scroll through available dates to book your session

You may swim throughout the first few weeks without attending a Cold Water Info session , just so long as we know you fully intend to attend a session or you are booked onto a session.

I hope this Information is helpful

Safest Wishes


Fly Fishing Update - 14 October 2020

 Lenches Lakes Fishery is open from Friday October 16th – There are Covid measures in place which dictate we limit numbers around the lake.

Booking in advance is required. By phone or email, please let us know which day you would like to fish and your arrival time. We will be putting a booking and payment system onto our Website shortly.

The Clubhouse is closed to all, Fishermen will be required to sign and pay on the Decking area. Preferred payment method by contactless card or exact cash.

Current Covid 19 restrictions and Social Distancing apply at all times

Please bring your own refreshments.

The toilet facilities will be open

Please phone 01386 871035 or email to reserve your place

Two types of tickets are available both at £30 and 4 hours time limit

Catch and Keep – 3 Fish

Catch and Release – Catch and Keep the first one and continue on a Catch and Release basis for up to 10 fish. Barbless hooks only

The Loyalty Card Scheme (come fishing nine times and get the tenth one on us) is in operation please bring your cards to sign – or help yourself to a card when you sign in

Opening Days /hours

 Fly Fishers may arrive from 8.30 - (earlier start times may be made by prior arrangement)

We are closed to Fly Fishing on Saturdays all day and Thursday mornings

Sunday mornings (10.00- 12.00) half of the top lake, the half nearest the Clubhouse will be used for Lifeguard Open Water Swimming Training. Fly Fishers will be able to fish the far end of the top lake and all of the lower lake whilst training is in progress.

We will be closed to Fly Fishing on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

One of finest established spring fed small still waters in the UK offering fly fishing for eight months of the year. Cool, clear spring water harbors a feast of entomology for our active, fit and healthy Rainbows to thrive on, probably the tastiest Rainbows to put on your plate. Read More

Our spacious pitches nestled in a tranquil site provide lakeside and woodland walks, along with access to all the activities available at Lenches Lakes. Toilet and Shower facilities are available, there is also access to WiFi. Dogs are welcome on the site. Read More

Clubs, Trainers, gun dog and recreational groups can hire all or part of site comprising water, woodland and open fields to instruct both handlers and dogs. We also host ‘Open Days' for dogs and owners/handlers to come swimming or socialize. Read more

Our Spring fed lakes offer  the opportunity for both recreational open water swimming and training sessions  for triathlon and other  endurance events. The pristine clear  lakes provide an unrivaled opportunity to swim in a unique location. Read More

Lenches Lakes provides a stunning venue for your special day. We cater for Weddings, Conferences, Parties and other special events. Choose either our Clubhouse function room or lakeside marquee for parties from 10 to 250 people.  Read More

Our Clubhouse is the hub of Lenches Lakes. A Scandinavian style building  where you will receive a warm at out reception when registering.  We have a licensed bar. and a small range of refreshments are available. You can relax on our decked area and wifi is available. Read More

Weekly Yoga classes are held on Tuesday evenings during term time. dates are listed on our Events page.    Read More

Video by kind courtesy of Adam Price-Hunt

Visiting Lenches Lakes

If you would like more details or would like to book for any of our activities at Lenches Lakes please click below to contact us or call in to the Clubhouse - we are open 7 days a week from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

What Our Visitors Say....

A perfect place to visit to get away from it all. We pitched our touring caravan for 2 nights. Amanda was very helpful from my first enquiry through to our stay. The toilet and showers are modern and clean. It's an ideal place to stay if you've got dogs.
We will go again..

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