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Five of the Best Self Catering Lodge Resorts in the UK

Self-catering is the leading accommodation choice for holiday makers in the UK. Choices for accommodation have grown over the last 10 years as has the quality and one of the leading options now are the lodges and log cabins. Combining the rustic charm of a traditional cabin with the modern essentials with a contemporary feel is what appeals. Plus, add to the mix a variety of facilities and wonderful locations and this presents the perfect holiday getaway.

Below check out five of the most popular lodge park resorts in the UK, and decide for yourself whether these would be a holiday choice for you. You can find all of these holiday resorts on Holidayparkhol.

1. Otter Falls

Otter Falls in Devon
Otter Falls in Devon

Otter Falls as the name suggests is in the stunning Otter Valley near Honiton in Devon. Picture the postcard setting with a winding country lane leading deep into the countryside. Passing the farm and leading to a rural oasis where you can relax and enjoy some time away. The pretty stream flowing through the retreat and past the bistro restaurant, swimming pool and games room.

A variety of lodge accommodations and the old courtyard provides a number of cottages provide the luxury places to stay. The lodges dotted around the fishing lakes with a balcony overlooking the peaceful and quiet setting. Perhaps a hot tub bubbling in the corner? Or a BBQ sizzling as the sun sets and a drink in hand.

2. Aymestrey Lodges

Aymestrey Lodges in Herefordshire
Aymestrey Lodges in Herefordshire

Aymestrey Lodges deep in the heart of the stunning Herefordshire countryside this is a quiet resort with a range of lodges overlooking the fishing lakes. Relax in the bubbling waters of the hot tub as you admire the views and enjoy the peace, quiet and tranquillity. The lodges are ideal for a romantic retreat or for a family getaway and luxury need not come at a massive price with great value throughout the year.

Charming inside with quaint furnishings providing the comfort required from a modern holiday. With a choice of four accommodation types with double and twin bedrooms and sleeping 2, 4 or 6 there is a perfect place to stay waiting for you. Wheelchair friendly options are also available.

3. Forest of Dean Lodges

Forest of Dean Lodges in Gloucestershire
Forest of Dean Lodges in Gloucestershire

The Forest of Dean is one of the best kept secrets in the UK. If you love forests, then this is the place for you! The Forest of Dean has everything for lovers of the great outdoors including mountain biking, cycle trails, zip wires, kayaking and so much more. At the very heart of this is the wonderful Forest of Dean Lodges.

Forest of Dean Lodges has plenty of features of its own including luxury self catering lodges and private outdoor hot tubs. In the heart of the National Park you can enjoy everything this great location has to offer and have it right on your doorstep. If you have a dog then even better as this resort caters for people with dogs and has pet friendly accommodations. A large selection of lodges sleep from two to ten people depending on the choice made, so perfect for couples and families.

4. Conifer Lodges

Conifer Lodges in South West Scotland
Conifer Lodges in South West Scotland

You will find Conifer Lodges in one of the most beautiful areas of the UK. South West Scotland and particularly Dumfries and Galloway really is a must visit region. The majestic rolling hills and mountains leading down to the rugged coastline and sandy beaches provide the best of all worlds.

Conifer Lodges is on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park and has a range of self catering holiday lodges with hot tubs. Overlooking the countryside and providing plenty of peace and quiet this is a really good place to getaway and forget about your troubles. Close to the town of Newton Stewart but far enough away to feel remote and secluded. A variety of log cabins are available to book at this resort and they vary in size. So something to suite everyone. If you are considering a getaway from it all holiday, short break or weekend away then Conifer Lodges should get some serious consideration.

5. Burnbake Forest Lodges

Burnbake Forest Lodges in Hampshire
Burnbake Forest Lodges in Hampshire

Burnbake Forest Lodges is on the South Coast of England near Poole in Dorset. A charming collection of holiday lodges in a stunning setting of the Burnbake Forest. The lodges with hot tubs are the ideal place to enjoy some downtime with family, friends or just the two of you. A romantic break or a chill out near the coast is the best way to relax.

The lodges vary in size to sleep four or six and the private hot tub is the best feature. Stylish, modern, luxurious but will not cost the earth to stay in. Weekly prices start as low as just £499 and the accommodations are available to book throughout the year. There is plenty to keep even the most active occupied when staying here and that is from days out on the beach to great walks and attractions to visit.

Summary Details

These are just five of the superb holiday lodge resorts in locations across the UK. There are lots more accommodation choices and many of the lodges and log cabins are also not on resorts, so private accommodations can also be booked. So if you are looking for a different style of holiday, short break or weekend getaway this year then maybe it is time to consider one of the lodges or log cabins.

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