Island Lodge in Gloucestershire
Lovely location, would highly recommend and would definitely be back. Beautiful building, with stunning architecture in great setting. ✨
The island lodge is a stylish cottage set on an island in the middle of its own lake. Little Horseshoe Lake plays home to this gorgeous 4.96/5 star cottage. This is a high class stay in complete serenity and isolation. If you want to get away from it all, this is how you do it. Here’s everything you need to know before you go.
- Where: Gloucestershire, UK
- Sleeps: 2 People
- Bedrooms: 1
- Pets: No
- WiFi: Yes
- Food & Drink: None
About the Lodge
Little Horseshoe Lake is inside its own private eco-reserve. This strictly adults only stay is a one bedroomed cottage set inside 55-acres. The property is inside the Cotswold Water Park in South Cerney. You will have your own private entrance and there is guest access. Interestingly they don’t have curtains or blinds, so they do ask that you bring your eye mask. Similarly, no kids allowed – it’s about safety with that lake all around. The lake has no swimming, but you can canoe in the lake next door.
- 2 guests sharing one bed and one bathroom
- Space designed by architects Simon and John Carnachan
- 55 acre private eco-reserve
- Underfloor heating and a cosy log burner
- Recreational lake next door
- Basic cooking facilities
- Nespresso coffee machine
- Self-check-in available
- Free 48 hour cancellation
- Air cover in case the host cancels
- Free parking onsite
- No pets
- No smoking
- No kids
- No swimming
- No curtains – bring an eye mask
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