Fishing at Campanile, Dartford

See tabs below for all essential information and points of interest about fishing at Campanile (Dartford, Kent).

General Information

Please register your vehicle with the hotel reception before fishing.

The Campanile Lake, adjacent to the Campanile Hotel on Crossways Business Park, Dartford was acquired by TWAPS in December 2015.

Members note that this fishery has some sprinklers installed, and that these sprinklers can come on at any time, even in the middle of the night, and you may get very wet! You have been warned.

This fishery has recently had more fish stock added, see the Stocking tabs for more information.

Night fishing is allowed for one night only, except on the hotel bank. Bivvies are permitted but must be lowered during daylight hours, except in inclement weather.

Bailiffing duties will be done by both Crossways Wardens and authorised TWAPS bailiffs.

The maximum line strength allowed on this lake is 12lb.

Dogs are permitted but must be kept on a lead.

Fishing is only permitted from designated swims.

Boilies are permitted in moderation and the general bait rules apply.

Strictly no litter. Please take it home with you or dispose of it properly.

This fishery is a mixed species venue and, as far as we know, currently contains carp to 26lb+, eels, tench, perch, pike and roach. More details are to follow.

Please report any catches to the Bailiffs or Committee members in order for a stocking policy to put in place. Alternatively, you can use the Contact Form. Your feedback is important.

Members can use Hotel’s toilets, bar and order refreshments. Clean footwear only please.

Members may park anywhere in the Hotel car park bays, but please park properly.

Please register your vehicle with the hotel reception before fishing.

Please be aware that these rules are ‘trial rules’ and may be amended as necessary at any time.


Nearest postcode: DA2 6QN

Parking is in the hotel car park in the marked bays only (ie. between the white lines). The hotel facilities are available to you, but no dirty footwear please.

Please register your vehicle with the hotel reception before fishing.

Access to the lake from the car park is via footpaths only and not across grassed areas.

The lake (and hotel) address is:
1 Clipper Boulevard West
Crossways Business Park
DA2 6QN.

Please note – Google map markers are set to nearest postcode but are still approximate. Please use access / directions for more accurate information.


In August 2018 some of the swims at the Campanile fishery were rebuilt and tidied up, making the fishery safer and more accessible.

In May 2021 the double swim and 2 other swims on the hotel bank was restored and made available for use.



On Saturday 21st January 2017 additional stocking for the Campanile lake took place.



On Thursday 13th December 2018 additional stocking for the Campanile lake took place.


See more information and videos on the Campanile restocking article.