Riverside Lodge, New Forest – 2 bedrooms + Tree tent

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What a lovely surprise!

A lovely guest book review for Riverside Lodge

What a lovely surprise to find this cottage of high quality finish. Had a great stay even though weather was not on our side. We will try to return and will recommend this great find.

Guest book review for Riverside Lodge

Bicknell
Riverside Lodge
23rd Sept 2019

BOOK DIRECT WITH THE OWNERS OF RIVERSIDE LODGE FEE FREE HERE. WE WILL MATCH ANY PRICE QUOTED.

Discounts available for last minute bookings – please enquire.

2 Bedroom, 2 bathrooms, Open plan kitchen/diner/lounge with bi-fold doors open to a verandah. Cedar clad lodge on the banks of the Hampshire Avon.

A simply stunning and unique location, looking down the Hampshire Avon, one of the most beautiful and best coarse fishing rivers in the UK. The cedar-clad Riverside Lodge literally sits on a small lake in an elevated location within yards of the river. Stunning sunsets across the river to the water meadows and with an ancient woodland to the rear. Open plan living area and secluded location, free fishing on the lake and one swim on the river, additional fishing available along with a further stretch of the river at additional cost. If you would like additional accommodation then we have added a suspended tree tent enabling two extra guests to enjoy the lodge.

Welcome pack provided including a bottle of Prosecco, New Forest Spring Water locally produced Tutti Fruity Jam, Biscotti Biscuits, Eggs, Milk, Tea & Coffee. Also a discount     Go New Forest card to be used locally which can provide discounts when used with participating businesses

For larger groups why not combine our Mews Hill or Criddlestyle Cottage properties located within the same private location. Up to 25 guests can be accommodated and we give a 5% discount for multiple bookings.

Additional facilities available

  • Hot tub also available to hire from £125 – There are a variety of sizes available from 2-3 to 4 – 6 person and multiples thereof. They will be set up ready for your arrival.
  • An adjoining 2-acre paddock and stables for two horses are available on a DIY basis if you wish to bring your own horse at £75 per horse per week. The paddock adjoins a bridleway which gives access to the National Park.
  • 80 yards of exclusive private fishing on the Hampshire Avon only a few hundred yards from the house. There are 4 good swims suitable for specimen coarse fishing. £75 pp PW or £35 pp for a weekend. Please note that day tickets can be obtained for the immediately adjoining Sandy Balls 1/2 mile stretch of the river for £10 per day pp.
  • Additional accommodation in ‘Jessica’ our vintage VW Bay campervan, T2 1600 manual which sleeps up to 2 adults and 2 children under 12. For more details please see here.

Either add to cart when booking or enquire for availability or more information. For other great extras including afternoon tea delivered to your door check out our Extra Facilities

Check out our Activity and Discount pages for more information on discounts we have negotiated with local businesses when booking with Short Stay Homes and Activities to do in the area. Also Check out our Event Page.

(All prices inclusive of 20% VAT, businesses registered for VAT can reclaim the VAT element)

People4 + 2
Bedrooms2
Bedroom Information

Bedroom 1 super-king (or two singles)
Bedroom 2 twin bedroom.
Tree Tent – bring your own sleeping bags

Kitchen

Fully equipped including dish washer.

Lounge & Dining

Wood burner in lounge / diner / kitchen area. Bi-fold doors onto a large verandah on the lake and overlooking the river. Wooden floors with underfloor heating and high ceilings.

Bathrooms

Bathroom 1 with bath and shower overhead
Bathroom 2 double shower (also accessible directly from outside for the tree tent)

GardenPicnic table, barbecue, seating log store, plus a garden shed for fishing tackle storage

Further Information

Facilities and Services Underfloor heating throughout and electricity and towels included; private parking for up to three cars. Short breaks available, Friday to Friday bookings.Not suitable for children under 10 due to the fast flowing river and adjacent lake, or less mobile due to access down the steep slope from car parking area.

  • There is a £250 refundable security deposit to ensure against damage.
  • The first basket of logs for the wood burner in the lounge is free and then £5 per basket thereafter.
  • You can hire our state of the art electric mountain bike, Trek Powerfly LT4 plus with a 50 mile range on each charge. £125 for the week-end or mid-week and £175 for a 7 night break  (£250 security deposit required)