Corporate Fishing Retreats on the River Test
Bring your valued clients and friends to spend a magical day fly fishing on our idyllic beats on the river Test. Whether your guests are complete beginners or experienced experts, our renowned, highly-professional guides will personally tailor the day to ensure that everyone has a rewarding and memorable day. Everything is supplied, including loan of premium Orvis equipment and all flies needed for the day. The day includes both breakfast and a four-course silver-service lunch, including wine. Enjoy equitable hospitality in a truly beautiful natural setting. With Orvis's 30 years experience of delivering the very best corporate fly-fishing packages, you can be confident that your guests will have a great experience—even if they have never picked up a rod before! Contact Orvis Sporting Adventures on 01264-349515 or email sportingadventures@orvis.co.uk to book your next Corporate Entertainment package.

Choose from 4 unique corporate entertaining packages:
*Corporate packages are available on Monday's, Friday's, Saturday's, and Sunday's only.*
River Test at Kimbridge River Test at Timsbury Fly-Fishing and Falconry Experience Fly-Fishing and Shooting Experience


River Test at Kimbridge
Treat your group to a magical day on the famous Ginger Beer beat on the fabled middle river Test between Romsey and Stockbridge. This attractive setting, with its thatched fishing lodge, is the ideal location for both beginners and more experienced anglers alike. This is a productive beat, which always holds a good head of fish and has easy access with mown banks and a nice variety of both slow and fast water to fish, including the famous ginger beer pool—always home to a monster trout or two! Don't worry if your group includes both beginners and experienced rods, our guides will make sure everyone has the attention they need, and if you just want to fish on your own you may.


Included in the package price are the following:
  • Breakfast when you arrive, including coffee and fresh-cooked bacon rolls
  • EA rod licences for each member of your party
  • Loan of either a Helios or Access Orvis rod outfit for the day, and all the consumables (flies, leaders, tippet) that you need to enjoy your day
  • Two qualified Orvis ghillies to look after your party's every need during the day, and make sure everyone receives the attention they deserve
  • 4 course silver-service lunch with wine on the riverbank, or in our thatched riverside lodge if weather is unkind on the day. Beer and soft drinks also included if preferred
  • 10% discount loyalty card redeemable on all Orvis fishing tackle purchased in any Orvis company store. Valid to 24th December 2014
  • Orvis baseball cap for each guest to keep
  • Private and idyllic location
Price for a group of 6 is £2345 +VAT.
Additional guests charged on a pro-rata basis.
We can accommodate up to 10.

Please note there is a premium of 17.5% charged for the mayfly period* and a 10% discount for the whole of August.

*Mayfly period: 15th May - 8th June, 2014



River Test at Timsbury
Our water on the famous river Test beat at Timsbury is fabled for its massive hatches of Mayfly and secluded quiet setting. We have fishing on both the majestic main river as well as the delightful, sheltered, fast-flowing and gravel-bottomed carrier. Regardless of weather conditions, feeding fish can usually be found. Breakfast and lunch are served in our marquee, overlooking the main river.



Included in the package price are the following:
  • Breakfast when you arrive, including coffee and fresh-cooked bacon rolls
  • EA rod licences for each member of your party
  • Loan of either a Helios or Access Orvis rod outfit for the day, and all the consumables (flies, leaders, tippet) that you need to enjoy your day
  • Two qualified Orvis ghillies to look after your party's every need during the day and make sure everyone receives the attention they deserve
  • 4 course silver-service lunch with wine on the riverbank. A fishing hut and marquee are available for shelter if weather is unkind on the day. Beer and soft drinks also included if preferred
  • 10% discount loyalty card redeemable on all Orvis fishing tackle purchased in any Orvis company store. Valid to 24th December 2014
  • Orvis baseball cap for each guest to keep
  • Private and idyllic location
Price for a group of 6 is £2075 +VAT.
Additional guests charged on a pro-rata basis.
We can accommodate up to 10.

Please note that there is an additional surcharge of 17.5% for the mayfly period.*

*Mayfly period: 15th May - 8th June, 2014




Fly-Fishing and Falconry Experience
Our fly-fishing and falconry day combines both fishing on our Timsbury beat on the river Test, and the opportunity to learn about the ancient sport of falconry from our expert falconer Jim Chick. This is a very popular day and provides an entertaining and informative introduction to two traditional field sports in the same day.


Included in the package price are the following:
  • Breakfast when you arrive, including coffee and fresh-cooked bacon rolls
  • EA rod licences for each member of your party
  • Loan of either a Helios or Access Orvis rod outfit for the day, and all the consumables (flies, leaders, tippet) that you need to enjoy your day
  • Two qualified Orvis ghillies to look after your groups every need during the day and make sure everyone receives the attention they deserve
  • Falconry session with local expert Jim Chick and the opportunity to fly a falcon if you wish to try
  • 4 course silver-service lunch with wine on the riverbank, or in our thatched riverside lodge if weather is unkind on the day. Beer and soft drinks also included if preferred
  • 10% discount loyalty card redeemable on all Orvis fishing tackle purchased in any Orvis company store. Valid to 24th December 2014
  • Orvis baseball cap for each guest to keep
  • Private and idyllic location
Price for a group of 6 is £2645 +VAT.
Additional guests charged on a pro-rata basis.
We can accommodate up to 10.

Please note there is a 17.5% surcharge for the mayfly season* and a 10% discount for the whole of August.

*Mayfly period: 15th May - 8th June, 2014




Fly-Fishing and Shooting Experience
If you have ever fancied having a go at both fly fishing and clay-pigeon shooting, with some of the very best instructors in the business, then this is the experience day for you and your guests!

Spend the morning with our shooting instructor, the highly-experienced Desmond Sturgess. Learn the essentials of gun safety and then master the basics of shooting sporting clays across a range of target layouts including springing teal, driven game, and rabbit targets, followed by a delicious, 4 course silver-service lunch by the river. In the afternoon you will fish the famous Ginger Beer beat at Kimbridge with our instructors. Highly recommended!


Included in the package price are the following:
  • Breakfast when you arrive, including coffee and fresh-cooked bacon rolls
  • EA rod licences for each member of your party
  • Loan of either a Helios or Access Orvis rod outfit for the day, and all the consumables (flies, leaders, tippet) that you need to enjoy your day
  • Two qualified Orvis ghillies to look after your groups every need during the day and make sure everyone receives the attention they deserve
  • Gun hire and all clays and cartridges; loan of safety equipment
  • All shooting and fishing instruction
  • 4 course silver-service lunch with wine on the riverbank, or in our thatched riverside lodge if weather is unkind on the day. Beer and soft drinks also included if preferred
  • 10% discount loyalty card redeemable on all Orvis fishing tackle purchased in any Orvis company store. Valid to 24th December 2014
  • Orvis baseball cap for each guest to keep
  • Private and idyllic location
Price for a group of 6 is £2999 +VAT.
Additional guests charged on a pro-rata basis.
We can accommodate up to 10.

A 17.5% surcharge applies during the mayfly period* and a 10% discount is offered for the whole of August.

*Mayfly Period: 15th May - 8th June, 2014




For further information about our Corporate Entertaining packages, please call Orvis Sporting Adventures on 01264-349515 or email sportingadventures@orvis.co.uk




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