Listing Ref: 171
Laxton lodge, Colchester
Laxton lodge is one of four, one-bedroom luxury penthouse lodges located in the stunning countryside near Stoke by Nayland in Suffolk. Bright and spacious, the lodges have been excellently finished with state of the art facilities to really make the most of their surroundings, and are ideal for a romantic rural retreat.
Laxton lodge boasts a large, open-plan living area with huge floor-to-ceiling windows at one end, and patio doors that lead out onto a verandah, where guests can while away the hours, soaking up the tranquil atmosphere and admiring the lovely views.
Up to ten lodges can be booked together, offering a total of 16 double en suite bedrooms for groups of up to 32. All the lodges are within a five minute drive of the outstanding facilities at the Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa.
Laxton lodge accommodation
One sumptuous bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and Juliet balcony. The spacious bedroom is enhanced by a high ceiling with a glass chandelier, so guests can relax in the utmost luxury.
The fabulous living area is large and comfortable, perfect for curling up in after a long, busy day. Doors also lead onto a gorgeous terrace, where guests can bask in the sun and admire the spectacular views.
General amenities include: an electric effect fire and underfloor heating throughout. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and four-ring induction hob, a microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer.
The lodges all have state-of-the-art flat screen televisions with Blu-Ray DVD players, surround sound and an ipod dock, as well as their own Wi-Fi connection, so there is access to plenty of entertainment no matter what the weather is doing.
There are the most incredible facilities right on the doorstep of the lodge. Guests have complimentary access to an indoor, heated swimming pool, sanarium, steam room, Jacuzzi and Technogym. As well as an on site spa and two championship golf courses (additional charges will apply for these). Guests can also enjoy the fabulous two AA Rosette restaurant, bars, clubhouse restaurant, on site shops, fishing, and covered driving range.
Guests are even treated to their own hamper on arrival, offering little extras and luxuries that add to the welcoming nature of their stay.
Please note: a travel cot and high chair are available, for which additional charges may apply. There is ample, convenient on site parking. Unfortunately, no pets are allowed. A minimum of a two night stay must be booked. A porter is on call 24/7 to transport guests to and from the spa/golf/dining facilities.
Laxton lodge surrounding area
There is such a vast array of fabulous leisure activities and facilities on site that guests might find that they struggle to venture away from the luxuries on offer close by. However, the surrounding area is rich in history and beautiful sights to discover, and there are lots of unmissable heritage sites and walks on the doorstep. Guests can learn about the region with a visit to Colchester Castle and Zoo, Tudor Lavenham and Constable’s Dedham and Flatford Mill.
Or make a day of it in Orford, wandering round its historic castle, pretty quay and selection of quintessential traditional pubs. The Crown and Castle Pub and Butley Orford Oysterage both serve delicious local delicacies. Catch a glimpse of fishing life by taking a boat trip from the pier, where you can learn all about the history of the town and bring in the lobster pots if the tide is in. Leighton Abbey is another stunning heritage site, and dates all the way back to 1363.
Adventurous guests will be spoilt for choice at the number of activities available in the area. Explore on two wheels by hiring a bicycle locally and taking on the rolling hills, or admire the huge skies and lovely views of one of the hundreds of walking trails on Dunwich Heath and Minsmere.
After an exhilarating day spent discovering the loveliness of the local area, guests will be delighted to return to the luxurious comfort of the spectacular Laxton lodge.