Badwell Ash Lodges: Couples Only Lodges Near Bury

Key Information - Badwell Ash Holiday Lodges

Like the look so far? Why not share it with your friends?

On Site Facilities

What You Will Find At Badwell Ash Lodges

Badwell Ash lodges combine luxury accommodation with a countryside location. Based in Suffolk this is a small lodge site with just 4 lodges set across 3 lakes on the site. 

The lodges

The lodges are built to a very high standard with Scandinavian wood. These are top-quality lodges where nothing has been spared. The site is focused on quiet and relaxation hence the small size and lodges perched over the lakes. You can fish the lakes from alongside the lodges with your own private peg. 

Each lodge has a luxury hot tub to add to the level or relaxation! 

A peek inside a lodge

The lodges are known as Heron Lodge, Kingfisher Lodge, Wagtail Lodge, Woodpecker Lodge and the Damsel Sheppards Hut which is for couples only. The other lodges can sleep up to six people. Inside the lodges, you can simply bask in luxury. You will be welcomed with chocolates, champagne, wine and a welcome hamper upon arrival and each guest will have a bathrobe, slippers, complimentary toiletries and luxurious bed linen. As if that isn’t enough, the log cabins are furnished to the highest standard with open-plan lounge diners, ensuite bathrooms with the master bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a large TV with surround sound, a music system, blu ray and even a barbecue for use on the wooden verandah. 

Things to do on-site

Badwell Ash does place more of a focus on adult luxury and relaxation rather than activity-filled days, but on-site one can enjoy fishing in any of the three lakes and there is a rather large and fully stocked shop that sells local produce, alcohol, artisan gifts, honey, preserves and local ales as well as any fishing tackle you may need.

If you are looking for luxurious accommodation in a secluded adult-only getaway and you are not bothered about being entertained then Badwell Ash Holiday Lodges is for you. 

What Else Will You Find On Site

Each lodge has its own fishing peg. From the website, it is clear that the lakes are well looked after with settings taking place every couple of years. This is an excellent sign of good fisheries management.

The stock is listed as having carp to 20lb with most being over 5lb and a good number of doubles. The photos on the website show carp that are at least upper doubles which is a good size.

The lakes also have mixed coarse fishing with coach, perch and bream being caught. There is no pike or catfish present. 

As a carper myself I would classify this as a good place to go for a mixed holiday with some fishing rather than a specialist carp fishing location. A lot of reviews mention the carp are wary and hard to catch! If you are there for a week then pre baiting a spot regularly would defiantly help get them feeding.

How To Find Badwell Ash Lodges

What Is In The Local Area

The site is well located near both Suffolk and Norfolk attractions. There are three cities in reach with Bury St Edmunds being the closest. You are also not too far from Ipswich and Norwich too.

Within a drive, there is a number of National Trust properties including the stunning Blickling Estate. If you want to mix up your carp fishing there is a 5-acre lake on the estate that can be fished with a day ticket and has stunning views up to the main house. 

If you want to travel further it is around a 1 hour and 20-minute drive up to the Royal Norfolk coast to visit the queen’s residence – Sandringham. 

Distances To Nearest Facilities

Badwell Ash Site Map & Lodge Locations

Badwell Ash Lodges - site map with lodge location

*Site map was taken from soucre and is subject to change, check the website for the most up to date information. 

Bit about the site – where the lodges are, what looks like a good spot etc

Frequently Asked Questions

Do the lodges at Badwell Ash all have hot tubs?

Yes, all 4 lodges at Badwell Ash have 6 people hot tubs. 

Do the lodges at Badwell Ash have private fishing?

Yes, each lodge has its own fishing peg, usually alongside the lodge. 

Can you have shopping delivered?

Yes, when checking we found Tesco and Sainsburys would deliver to the lodges. You need to our the cottage address and phone number on your delivery. 

Are the lodges suitable for children?

No, the Badwell Ash site is an adults-only lodge park.

Do they allow pets at Badwell Ash?

No, pets are not allowed at Badwell Ash. 

Can you park next to your lodge?

Yes, you can drive around the lake and park behind your lodge. 

Read Our Latest Lodge Reviews


Fynn Valley Lodges: Private Hot Tubs& On Site Golf Course


Suffolk Escapes Review: Ultimate Luxury Adults Only Lodges


Broadlands Sands Lodge Review: A Large Family Friendly Park


Crettingham Golf Club Lodges Review:


Seal Spotting In Norfolk Guide


Holkham Hall Review: A Fun Family Day Out In North Norfolk


The best seaside towns to visit on the Jurassic Coast


Carlton Meres Holiday Park: Family Fun In Caravan Style Lodges


Messingham Grange Lodges: Golfing & Hot Tubs In Lincolnshire


Apple Tree Lodges: Luxury Lodge Review


Colehurst Lake Cabins: A Relaxing Break With On-Site Fishing


Chichester Lakeside Lodges: A family friendly lodge and caravan park


A day out at Woodlands Family Theme Park in Devon

Holiday Blog

Holiday Packing Hacks: Packing Tips For UK Holidays

Holiday Blog

Crabbing Tips: How And Where To Go Crabbing


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.