Listing Ref: 165
Pearmain Lodge, Assington, Colchester
Pearmain lodge is one of six, two-bedroom luxury lodges nestled amongst the rolling countryside near Stoke by Nayland in Suffolk. The lodges are large and bright, and have all been expertly designed to provide luxurious, comfortable accommodation that really makes the most of the stunning scenery. Ideal for all kinds of break, from romantic retreats to adventurous family holidays, the lodges are well-equipped and conveniently located for enjoying this beautiful area.
The lodges have spacious, open-plan living areas with huge floor-to-ceiling windows at one end, so guests can admire the wonderful view all year round. Patio doors lead out onto a verandah that makes a great sun trap. A perfect spot for a leisurely breakfast or al fresco drinks on a balmy summer evening.
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.
The lodge is comprised of two double bedrooms (with zip/link beds that can be made into twin beds if required). Each room has its own en-suite, which is a great, luxurious addition.
The stunning terrace is a real highlight of the property, a place 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 a Blu-Ray DVD player, surround sound and ipod dock, as well as Wi-Fi, so there is plenty of entertainment available for all the family to enjoy.
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.
Pearmain surrounding area
There is so much to do on site that guests may well struggle to venture away from the convenience of their lodge. However, the surrounding area offers plenty of entertainment and sights that you can’t miss.
The whole region is rich in history, and guests can learn about its fascinating heritage with a visit to Colchester Castle and Zoo, Tudor Lavenham and Constable’s Dedham and Flatford Mill.
Orford is a vibrant historic town. Wandering round the castle, along the pretty quay and enjoying the selection of traditional friendly pubs makes for a great afternoon. The Crown and Castle Pub and Butley Orford Oysterage both serve delicious local delicacies. Catch a glimpse of fishing life on a boat trip from the pier, where you can bring in the lobster pots if the tide is in and learn all about the local history. There is also a big castle at Framlingham which is fascinating to have a look round, and Leighton Abbey is a stunning site that dates all the way back to 1363.
Adventurous guests will be spoilt for choice at the vast array of sport and activities on offer. Explore on two wheels by hiring a bicycle locally and taking on the rolling hills. Or enjoy the breathtaking views of one of the hundreds of walking trails on Dunwich Heath and Minsmere. Families will absolutely love the Meare at Thorpeness, where you can hire rowing boats and canoes and discover all the Peter Pan themed landings and tiny islands, and see the crocodiles at the boathouse!
Pearmain is a truly fantastic property. Expertly designed and with an array of superb facilities so close by, it makes an idyllic base from which to explore this beautiful region.