This pond has recently been taken over by a foreigner who has spent a lot of time, effort and money on improvements and stock. Each peg is nicely laid out with a comfy chair, large sunshade, small table, cold box, rod rests and unhooking mat. Booking is highly recommended at this park as it can get busy.
Location: 12.86883 N, 100.92159 E (see below for map)
Cost: ฿1,500 – One carp rod, includes 6kg of mixed ground bait and a small loaf of bread.
฿2,000 – One predator rod including bait pack (fish pack and chicken hearts).
฿3,000 – Two carp rods including bait pack, 12kg of mixed ground bait, 2 small loaves of bread.
฿3,500 – One carp rod and one predator rod, including predator bait pack, 6kg of ground bait and small loaf of bread.
Additional bait : small loaf of bread ฿40, ground bait pack ฿200/6kg, chicken hearts ฿50/500g, fish pack ฿100/1kg.
Size: approx 40m x 36m
Species: arapaima (estimated max weight 65kg), Siamese carp (maximum known weight 21kg), Mekong giant catfish (40kg), Amazon red tail catfish (12kg), alligator gar (10kg), ripsaw catfish (7kg), catla carp (12kg), Jullien’s golden carp (3kg), mad barb (8kg), Chinese big head carp (13kg), blue masheer (2kg), pacu (8.5kg), giant featherback (4kg), tambaqui (7kg), giant gourami (8.5kg), rohu (4.5kg)
Other species include: barramundi, Asian red tail catfish, Java barb, golden Java barb, Nile tilapia, red tilapia, walking catfish, albino walking catfish, striped catfish, ghost carp, snakehead
Outside baits: permitted but must be checked by Castaway staff before use
Food and drinks: available, no food or drinks may be brought in from outside. A cool box of beer or soft drinks will be provided at the start of your day, you pay for those that have been opened. Thai food and basic Western food available all day with a full restaurant specialising in Thai food from 4.30pm.
Other facilities: restaurant, no frills air conditioned rooms ฿600 a night, hotel pick up and drop off ฿1,000
Opening hours: 9am – 7pm
Telephone: 080 622 5240 English and Thai