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Kingfisher & Skylark Yurts - The Lakes


Discover the tranquil charm of our two exquisite yurts, Kingfisher and Skylark, nestled within the picturesque landscape of our conservation estate. Step inside to find a haven of spacious serenity. Warmth emanates from the crackling wood-fired stove, enveloping you in comfort. Sink into the plush double bed or snuggle up in one of the two single camp beds, creating an atmosphere of relaxation and ease.

Rustic yet refined furnishings enhance the cozy luxury of your retreat, ensuring a truly indulgent experience. Need extra space? Although we can provide beds for up to four guests per yurt, there is room to add your own small camp bed to take capacity up to five people

Outside, your private wooden deck  and outdoor seating awaits, offering a place to sit together amidst nature’s splendor. Lounge in ample seating or. Whether you seek tranquillity, adventure, or evenings filled with laughter and delicious food whilst gathered around the fire pit, our yurts provide the perfect escape into nature’s embrace.

Wild With Nature


Key Features

  • Sleeps up to 4: 1 double bed and 2 chair-beds (Room for a 5th if they bring their own small camp bed & bedding)
  • Toilet & shower: Your Hot water haven will be ready for you to soothe your soul morning or night.
  • Bedding and blankets included
  • Wood burning stove
  • Electric lights
  • Culinary Corner: Cook up a storm in your shared kitchen area in The Nest.
  • Private outdoor area with outdoor furniture, fire pit and deck chairs
  • No WIFI: Time to Unplug and Unwind from the digital world with no WIFI.
  • Pet Free: Sorry, no furry friends allowed.
  • A mix of fairy lights, battery lanterns and outdoor solar lanterns light the yurt and we  provide a portable torch for any night-time trips to the loo!

Alternative Group Options

Exclusively book The Lakes to sleep 18-30* (* with additional bell tents) and have the place to yourself!


Families are of course very welcome, however please keep in mind the lack of barriers between the site and the water. For this reason, we don’t feel The Lakes is suitable for children below the age of 5 or for those children who can’t swim.

Shared outside kitchenetteShared toilet & shower hutBedding & blanketsNO WIFINO PETSFire pitOutdoor seatingBarbecueHot tubPizza ovenPaddle boardsSolar lightsPortable torch

Wilderness Wonders

  • Hot tub x 1 (pre booking essential- Hire for £30 a night)
  • Kitchen Al Fresco: Our shared outdoor kitchen provides a gas plancha hotplate, sink, food prep table, wood fired pizza oven, 2 x Kadai fire bowls (serve as BBQs) and electric sockets.
  • Glamper hampers:Treat yourself to our delicious dining experience available to purchase either cooked breakfast, continental breakfast and/or pizza kits.

Water Activities

The Surf shack is stocked with cool boxes, buoyancy aids and our very own hybrid paddleboards.

There is no additional charge for use of our water sports equipment. We do, however, require guests to complete a disclaimer on arrival for insurance purposes.

What you need to bring

Say goodbye to packing headaches because all you need are some sensible shoes, your favourite clothes, and the food you love. Think of it like packing for a hotel stay – easy and hassle-free. Curious about what we provide? From cosy bedding to cooking areas, we’ve got you covered. Plus, depending on your chosen location, there are well-equipped social spaces for mingling and relaxing. Oh, and just a heads up – if you opt for a lakeside retreat, remember to bring your own towels. But do not worry… once you book, you will be sent all the information needed to best prep for your stay.

The Nest

Discover the Heart of the Lakes

Nestled in an elevated spot, our communal safari tent offers an unparalleled view of the tranquil lake and the entire site. Step onto the covered porch, where a plethora of deckchairs and bean bags beckon you to unwind and soak in the serene atmosphere.

Inside, sink into plush leather sofas beside a pellet-burning stove, ensuring cosy evenings even when the chill sets in. Snuggle under soft throws and dive into a world of board game adventures.

Discover two fully equipped kitchen areas seamlessly connected to the outdoor cooking shelter. Offering shared fridge freezers, 2 double-ring gas hobs, cookware, utensils, and dinnerware, seamlessly connected to the outdoor cooking shelter, featuring a wood fired pizza oven, plancha hotplate and 2 large, impressive fire pits. Together these spaces provide all the amenities needed to create culinary delights with the ease of home.



Kingfisher Yurt

Skylark Yurt

For all small group bookings or exclusivity of the lakes please contact 01953 303595