A truly beautiful romantic wooden lodge sitting on the edge of a stream in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Come and relax in our unique lodge with a large king size bedroom open to the rafters, and views of the surrounding countryside. Snuggle down in fine crisp Egyptian cotton bed linen and indulge yourself.
There is a luxury shower room & kitchenette on the ground floor along with a stunning free standing bath set on a mezzanine floor above with breath taking views from the bath.
Step outside & take a dip into the hot tub on the deck with a glass of bubbles in hand – pure bliss.
Wake up to the sound of bird song and take a stroll on Bredon Hill or to the village & the pub via your private woodland footpath.
Vine Lodge is rural romantic retreat, a wonderful place to relax and pamper yourself.
THINGS TO DO
Cotswolds country retreats is part of the Deer Park Estate, which includes the wedding venue, Vineyard, and more.
Through this we are able to offer you a host of other activities, such as wine tasting, vineyard tours and English safari. For more details please use the button below.
Outside of these, there are many gorgeous footpaths heading up to the hill, and picturesque villages nearby. Locally cookery lessons and demonstrations can be booked at Eckington Manor Cookery School - all subject to availability.
The vineyard is just across the road from Hollowcombe Cottage & Vine Lodge. Here we grow a variety of grapes to make our delicious English Wines including: our Special Reserve, Bacchus, Rosé and our traditional method Sparkling Wine Deer Park Classic Cuvée.
There is a private walkway from the cottage through the Vineyard to Deer Park Hall, our wedding and conference venue.
USEFUL INFORMATION FOR VINE LODGE
Vine Lodge is available for check in from 4pm & check out by 11am.
Instead of a key we operate a code system to enter the property, this allows you to check-in & out easily.
The entry code will be sent to you before your arrival (the numbers can be entered in any order. To lock the door or reset it just lift the handle. The code is the same for both doors)
Vine Lodge is a relatively new building so won’t be easily found on Google Maps or a Sat Nav so please use the postcode for another of our properties situated next door called Hollowcombe Cottage.
Vine Lodge is self-catered. We will supply essentials such as tea, coffee, sugar & milk however all other food would need to be provided by yourselves. The kitchenette is complete with microwave, mini oven, hob, fridge, dishwasher, toaster, coffee machine & kettle. There is a BBQ so you may want to bring some extra charcoal if you are planning lots of BBQ's.
The Hot tub is full of fresh water and will stay hot all the time so please do not switch off at the main plug. Any issues just call me.
You can get essential supplies from the Village Shop - Eckington Stores (turn right out of the drive follow the road for just under a mile take first right and then it is about 1/2 a mile away on your right hand side opposite the hairdressers and The Bell pub)
The nearest town is Pershore which is a 5-minute drive away – this has both a Tesco Express & Asda for essentials as well as array of good local pubs, shops, takeaways & restaurants.
We can sell you some of our delicious wine from our vineyard, just across the road from the Lodge. We offer 2 white wines; our Bacchus and our Special Reserve, both dry (the Special Reserve is a little fruitier) and our Rosé. All are £14 per bottle or £75 for a case of 6 (mixed or single variety) just call me on 07795566966 and I'll deliver to the cottage. We also do an English Sparkling Wine @ £26 per bottle or £126 per case
Things to do Nearby
We are situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with an abundant of country walks, local country pubs & national trust properties.
We have some great circular walks and pubs but you may need Wellies, a torch if night exploring, binoculars and an OS map if wanting to do some of the lovely walks. There are fantastic walks up the hill straight from your doorstep.
Please find a list of good local taxi services below, it is advisable that these are booked in advance due to our remote location:
BR taxis 01386 303030
Richmond taxis 07828659989
Vale taxis 07775698643
AA taxis 07555666711
LMs private hire 07985124612
Local Places to Eat & Drink
We have a range of good local pubs nearby, a few firm favourites are listed below:
The Bell (Eckington) (1mile) 01386 750033
Jimmy Pickles Indian Restaurant (Pershore) 01386 555900 (also delivers take-away)
The Star Inn (Pershore) 01386 561356
The Swan Inn 01386 750485 (Birlingham)
Queen Elizabeth (Elmley Castle) (1.8miles) 01386 710251
The Star (Ashton under Hill) (5 miles) 01386 881325
chicagopizzapershore.com also delivers Pizza you can order via foodhub.co.uk, just-eat.co.uk or call 01386 554855
Further afield or Special Nights:
The Jockey (Baughton) (8 miles) 01684 592153
Russell's (Broadway) beautiful Cotswold village 01386 853555
The Inn at Welland, (Malvern) 01684 592317
No 131 Hotel, (Cheltenham) 01242 822939
Prithvi, (Cheltenham) 01242 226229
Places to visit and see nearby (all have websites):
Croome Court – beautiful lake & walks – great picnic spots
Sudeley Castle and Winchcombe- again a great adventure playground
Cotswold Farm Park
Warwick Castle (about 45mins)
Quaint Cotswold Villages with boutique shops, restaurants include Broadway, Chipping Campden, Bourton on the Water
Finally as part of our COVID security we ask you strip your beds and leave the linen in a pile on the end of the bed with your towels at the end of your stay.
We hope that you have a lovely relaxing stay!