Lodge 5 Windrush
£150 / night£1050 / weekBookable online
About the home
Beatiful three storey turret lodge on the edge of Windrush Lake in the Cotswold Water Park only 4 miles from Cirencester. The views for the lodge are all over Windrush Lake.....what a wonderful plce to start your day!
The Watermak Club where the lodge is situated offers all sorts of activities...tennis, boule, table tennis, children play area and fishing on site. On the surrounding lakes there is cable skiing, water skiing, more fishing and sailing. Because the Cotswold Water Park is very flat, this is the perfect place to see the sights by bike, and bike rental can be arranged very easily and brought to the lodge.
The lodge sleeps 6 and is equipped for a super family holiday. There are 2 double rooms, the one on the top floor has on ensuite bathroom . It also has lovely views over the lake. The middle floor has another double room with a flat screen tv and an ensuite shower room. The third bedroom is a twin bedroom . All linen and towels are provided.
The ground floor has a large sitting room with squashy sofas and a large dining table....it also has a plasma tv,, Sky+ a DVD Player and Wifi
Out on the decking there is a 6 seater hot tub kept at 38degrees and a BBQ and table and chairs for 6.
The area is a gated community with 24 security guards and CCTV os very safe for young families.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Keynes Park, 3km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Jacuzzi / Hot tub, Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool / Snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Shared tennis court on site, Private fishing lake / river|
Further details indoors:
This is a perfect place to enjoy your holiday...whether you want to explore the many cycle paths around the 130 lakes, walk along the river banks to find an old pub for lunch or shop in the local towns of Cirencester, Burford, Cheltenham, or just sit in the hot tub with a glass of wine in your hand, and look at the stars!!
There is so much to do in the area, and plenty to do at the lodge if you just want to relax. We have a plasma screen tv with Sky+ and DVD player. There are games , books and DVDs. And out around the lake you will find a giant draughts game, a table tennis room, boules, tennis courts, children's playground and rumpus room.....
Further details outdoors:
Hot Tub. 6 Seater patio table and chairs. Gas Barbecue. Gas heaters. Gym/pool at the Four Pillars Hotel. Golf at 2 local Golf Courses, Waterports (water skiing, sailing,cable skiing, fishing,) ...2 miles down the road we have a blue flag beach!!!
Golf nets, Boules Pitch, Bowls Green, Table Tennis room, Rumpus Room for under 4's. Adventure Playground.....and wonderful walks/bike rides around the pretty villages perhaps finishing at a pub for lunch. Bikes are available at £15 for a 3 or 4 night stay. £25 for a 7 night stay
Although we prefer Saturday changeovers, any day for arrival/departure can be arranged. We use this lodge when we are in UK so you will find all the extras of a home environment.
We ask for a £350 deposit which is held until the cleaner has finished after you depart, obviously this will be returned if there is no substantial damage
We are happy to accommodate long or short term lets...please phone us to discuss your requirements. We do not rent to hen/stag parties.
The Central England / Cotswolds / Gloucestershire region
The lodge is the ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds, and Shakespeare country - London is only 1 hour 15 mins by train. Cirencester, (4 miles) , an historic Roman town in the heart of the Cotswolds with attractions from a Roman Amphitheatre to the nearby Chedworth Roman Villa. Bibury (11m) a charming, typically Cotswold village. Swindon (15m) with its famous Designer Outlet Village which is set in its historic old railway works this premier shopping centre offers up to 50% off normal designer prices. ...Gloucester Docks is another Designer Outlet 15 miles north,,,,,
Bourton-on-the-Water (20m) has been described as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds and is one of the most popular tourist spots in the region. Cheltenham Spa (25) has been a health and holiday spa town resort since the discovery of mineral springs there in 1716. The town is famous for its Regency architecture.
The Cirencester / South Cerney area
There are many excellent pubs and restaurants in the area. Close by is Cirencester, a delightful town with one of the oldest street markets in the country. And a really good selection of boutique and independant shops.....dont miss Black Jack Street.
Keynes Country Park is near by which is wonderful for sunbathing and swimming. In fact with more than 130 lakes and covering 40 square miles, the Cotswold Water Park offers the widest possible choice of recreational activities. Whether you enjoy watersports,( try www.wmactive.co.uk )angling, bird watching, horse riding, tennis, luxury spa treatments nearby, visiting the animals at Butts Farm or playing with the kids at Magic land you won't be disappointed. Situated within The Cotswold Water Park, Nr Cirencester The Windrush Lake is a perfect place from which to explore the Cotswold countryside and nearby cities and towns including Bath, Bristol, Oxford, Cheltenham, Stow on the Wold and Stratford upon Avon.
There is a dry ski slope in Gloucester
Whether you enjoy watersports, angling, bird watching, horse riding, tennis, luxury spa treatments nearby, visiting the animals at Butts Farm or playing with the kids at Magic land you won't be disappointed. There is also a luxury Spa just 5 minutes walk away if you want to pamper yourself while the children play!
Spa - 4 Pillars Hotel - Spa 6 is a truly tranquil setting for an enviable range of beauty treatments and spa facilities designed to pleasure, pamper, enhance your fitness and ensure you enjoy a genuine spa experience. Set in the heart of the Cotswolds, this Cotswolds Spa Hotel is the perfect place to experience some real ‘me-time’. 5 min walk
Water-skiing/Wakeboard: Watermark has it's own Water-ski club, including an extensive cable ski park, which provides affordable skiing for the whole family.
The Lakeside Brasserie: overlooking Spring Lake is the Club's Brasserie. A venue for all the family, it provides everything from snacks to lunches and evening meals and during the summer there are often BBQs on the outdoor terrace.
Fishing: Watermark has it's own unique fisheries on river and lake. Carp up to 40lbs, exclusive all year round pike fishing as well as Tiger and Rainbow Trout. There is a fully stocked tackle shop where you can purchase or hire equipment.
Walking: Ten minutes drive north are some of the most stunning walks in the UK - beautiful rolling Cotswold countryside, hidden footpaths - and very few walkers, so you will really have the feeling of getting away from it all.
Golf: For golfing enthusiasts, there are two local courses - an 18 hole championship course and a 9-hole intermediate course. Ask for details of complimentary membership.
• Windsurfing and dinghy sailing available on a number of lakes within 5 minutes drive.
• Cycling: There is a 12-mile circuit around the lakes, half of it off road, as well as miles of country lanes and bridleways to explore. For the more adventurous, there are plenty of hills that offer more challenging cycling and outstanding views.
• Horseriding: The Cotswolds offer perfect riding country and there is a school close to the Watermark that provides both tuition as well as trekking opportunities for the more experienced rider
How to get there
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We are an easy drive of approximately 1 hour 15 minutes from Bristol and Birmingham airport. The railway station at Kemble is only 7 km, and Swindon station is 20 minutes. M4 junction 15 20 minutes. M5 junction 11a 20minutes The beach is on one of the lakes and a 'blue flag' beach
Activities near Cirencester
Tennis in town
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Rural / countryside retreats
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Winter||2 Feb 13||24 Mar 13||£ 945||£ 135||-||3 Nights|
|Easter||24 Mar 13||7 Apr 13||£ 1050||£ 150||£ 150||3 Nights|
|Spring||7 Apr 13||4 May 13||£ 980||£ 140||£ 140||3 Nights|
|Summer||4 May 13||15 Sep 13||£ 1050||£ 150||£ 150||3 Nights|
|Autumn||15 Sep 13||22 Dec 13||£ 1050||£ 150||£ 150||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday and Saturday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
We require a £250 refundable security deposit when booking, and the rental to be paid 4 weeks before arrival..
Extra nights may be added at £150 per night.
Please note we do not take rentals of less than 3 nights and we do not take animals.
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