Fishoholics is the new fishing park and resort just opened by the experienced owner of Mountain View. Located near Bang Saen it consists of two lakes, one stocked with barramundi and also a specimen lake currently with 24 different species but with more fish going in every week. Fishoholics is a great place to stay for a few days with brand new air conditioned rooms at a bargain price. The restaurant does good food at very reasonable prices.
Location: 13.26034 N, 100.96210 E (see below for map)
Cost: Barramundi lake ฿200 per rod, rod rental ฿100, includes one kilo of barramundi to take home, additional barramundi to take home ฿200/kg. Specimen lake ฿500 per rod, rod rental ฿250. Carp mix ฿35/1kg, ฿100/3kg, sweetcorn ฿50, bread ฿25/฿50, chicken hearts ฿30/250g, mackerel and shrimp also available. Air conditioned rooms ฿500.
Size: two lakes, specimen approx 40m x 60m, barramundi approx 30m x 35m
Species: arapaima (maximum known weight 33kg), alligator gar (6kg), barramundi (1.59kg), red bellied pacu (7.5kg), Mekong giant catfish (29kg), Amazon red tail catfish (15kg), Asian red tail catfish (7kg), Chao Phraya catfish (17kg), walking catfish (3kg), suckermouth catfish (1.18kg), tiger shovel nose x redtail (5.2kg), Siamese carp (12kg), rohu (5.9kg), common carp (2.5kg estimated), bighead carp (4kg estimated), catla carp, Jullien’s golden carp, Java barb, marble goby, Smith’s barb, striped snakehead, tiger shovel nose catfish, Nile tilapia, red tilapia
Other species coming soon: arowana, clown feather back, ghost knifefish, giant gourami, giant snakehead, mrigal carp
Outside baits: all bait must be purchased from the park, boilies are allowed but must be checked by park staff prior to use
Food and drinks: 50+ seat restaurant with extensive Thai and “Farang” menu including some English and Indian favourites, no food or drinks may be brought in from outside the park
Other facilities: Air conditioned rooms ฿500 per night, check in 1pm, check out 11am. Small library with free book exchange. Childrens play area currently under construction.
Opening hours: open everyday, fishing 09:00 – 19:00, kitchen 09:00 – 21:00, bar 09:00 – late
Telephone: English 063 210 9322, Thai 086 614 5199
Internet: Fishoholics Fishing Resort and Restaurant on facebook