Luxury Lodges and log cabins in Rutland

Located in the heart of the Midlands countryside and being the smallest historic county in England, this county surprises its visitors with picturesque villages, picture-postcard cottages, and a variety of outdoor sports and traditional country pubs. 

Rutland is home to the UK’s largest man-made lake, Rutland Water, which offers water activities for all ages and is known as a popular area for birdwatcher lovers.

Whether for a family holiday or a romantic getaway, Rutland is a welcoming place for all, characterised by traditional villages and with a well-deserved reputation for its gastronomy. Keep reading to find your next holiday luxury lodge.


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TOP 3 luxurious lodges and log cabins in Rutland

Yew Lodge

Located just a 20-minute car ride from Rutland Water, Yew Lodge is a luxurious cabin that can accommodate up to 4 people.

It features two bedrooms, a sauna, a fully equipped kitchen, and a lovely enclosed garden with a hot tub.

As leisure activities, guests enjoyed golfing, cycling, watersports and fishing in the surrounding areas. 

WHY TO CHOOSE IT: this lodge offers the perfect combination of home comfort and spa relaxation, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and immersed in nature.

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Rutland Hall Hotel

In a scenic viewpoint overlooking Rutland Water, Rutland Hall Hotel Resort offers a variety of luxurious accommodations for everyone’s taste.

The stunning self-catering lodging has access to a landscaped hillside, modern designed apartments and lodges,  a bar, a restaurant, and leisure facilities with a heated indoor pool.

WHY TO CHOOSE IT: The resort includes spa treatments, a leisure club and a brand new dining experience in Blossoms Bar and Restaurant.

The area has plenty of places of interest and just a few feet away people can be exterminated with the many activities in Rutland Water.

Fair Farm Hideaway

Setting in the rural Vale of Belvoir in Waltham on the Wolds, on a family farm, Fair Farm Hideaway presents stunning lakeside views and it’s perfect for hot tub break for two.

In the unique luxury glamping spot, the hand-crafted shepherd huts include each its private entrance with an elevated terrace, 1 bed, a private BBQ, a firepit and wood-fired hot tubs for the maximum relaxation experience.

For fishing lovers, the site sits around 2 established lakes known for fishing activities.

WHY TO CHOOSE IT: maximum privacy, quiet environment, no one to disturb you, and immersion in nature with the comfort of home.

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Luxury Woodland Hideaway

Closed to the banks of Rutland Water, this newly converted luxury shipping container is situated in a secluded spot

The off-grid container offers all the comforts for a family holiday from a luxurious rainwater shower to a log burner to keep you cosy. It includes a double bed, two single bunk beds, an equipped kitchen and an outside patio.

The near village is only a short walk through the private woods, where you can find a Michelin stared restaurant, Hambleton Hall or some local pubs. The near location to the Rutland Water gives an ideal spot for walks and bike rides.

Tom Cottage

Located in Wing in the Rutland region, Tom Cottage features a sheltered stone terraced area to the rear equipped with an outback barbecue, offering a lovely spot for al fresco dining.

It has 3 bedrooms, a comfortable lounge with a log burner, a unique master en-suite and a well-equipped kitchen. The underfloor heating keeps the shelter warm and cosy during cold winter days.

The location makes it a perfect base to explore the area, with the small village of Wing only a few steps away. In a short drive, you can reach Rutland Water, Oakham, Uppingham and Stamford for some more exploring.


Moving on to this stunning single-storey retreat close to the town of Oakham, proposes a luxurious dream holiday cottage for a family stay or a romantic retreat in the East Midlands

The self-catering chalet has 3 bedrooms, a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a woodburning stove and a garden with outside furniture. 

On-site, activities like swimming, golf and tennis lessons can be arranged. Or if you prefer some venturing there is the Buchan Country Park just a short walk from the holiday lodges.

Clock Cottage

Clock Cottage in Rutland Rural is another lovely one-bedroom retreat for a couple’s break or a family holiday in a secure and private spot.

It is a self-contained open plan suite on the ground floor with privileged garden views. It includes a king-sized bed, comfy living area, a kitchen, a freestanding bathtub and a separate bathroom and outside dining area. The fold-out sofa bed can accommodate a family or a couple of friends.

The lodging is within a characterful rural village just a 5-minute drive from Rutland Water. Chapel Lawn, The Leicester and Royce Recreation Ground are some of the local attractions.

The Retreat, Clematis Cottages

The Retreat cottage is one bedrom lodge, set on a hilltop with scenic views of open countryside.

The lodge farm dating back to the 16th Century appears with an open-plan kitchen and dining area. It also has gardens, flower borders, and wooded secret gardens open for all guests to freely explore.

The land is surrounded by fabulous walking areas, famous country houses,  steeped in history, and some excellent golf courses. Rutland Water is only a short drive away for watersports activities and birdwatching

Marlow Spa

The delightful holiday home in Ranksborough Hall provides pure relaxation across scenic landscaped grounds.

The property features two bedrooms; a master double room with an ensuite toilet and a twin room with a family bathroom. The open plan living area creates an ideal space for the whole family to enjoy. The doors from the accommodation lead to a private veranda with a hot tub.

Within walking distance, the charming village of Langham welcomes two ancient local pubs.

Cuckoo Barn Lodge

Settled in a peaceful valley in the heart of the open countryside English County of Rutland, Cuckoo Barn Lodge is a three-bedroom eco-friendly self-catering luxury accommodation.

The luxurious barn includes a terrace overlooking the scenic land, a well-equipped kitchen and heated lobby area for outdoor coats and a substantial boot rack optimal after some outdoor adventures.

People that stayed here enjoyed walking, cycling, golfing, fishing, sailing, visiting historic houses and savouring the local gastronomy.

Stable Cottage

Stable Cottage in Oakham is a fitting site for exploring Rutland countryside. The beautiful Ladywood Estate is surrounded by lush green fields, lakes and woodlands. 

The recently renovated stable includes an enclosed garden with a patio, a BBQ and a fire pit. It can accommodate up to 4 people with two bedrooms, a master bedroom and twin beds room.

Thanks to its location sitting in open countryside and nature reserve, guests can enjoy scenic walks on the land. But there is plenty more to do including bird watching, fishing, rock climbing, golf, boat trips, and water sports.

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The Water Shed

Established in Castle Bytham in the Lincolnshire region, The Water Shed welcomes couples for a romantic and luxurious break in the countryside.

These luminous living quarters come with 1 bedroom, an open space living area and a cosy dining area. The relaxing lodging opens up to a scenic view in the enclosed garden.

Some of the local attractions are Eager Farm Roadside Nature Reserve, Bloody Oaks Quarry, and Woolsthorpe Line Nature Reserve.

Cherry Tree Cottage

In the picturesque village of Seaton, in the Rutland region, we encounter the Cherry Tree Cottage, a friendly and spacious stone barn.

Equipped with underfloor heating one double bedroom, a luxury shower room, a well-equipped kitchen, an open plan living space and a private garden with outside seating.

A property surrounded by beautiful walks exploring the Welland Valley, including the nearby villages of Harringworth and Lyddington. And only a short drive away from Rutland Water.

ArtHouse B&B

Conveniently positioned in the Rutland countryside, this luxury Finnish log cabin is an ideal retreat from the pressures of modern living with its modern naturalistic feel.

This is a comfortable self-contained accommodation presenting a seating area with 1 large sofa bed and bathroom. Lovely continental breakfast included with the stay.

Only a 15 minutes walk to the Rutland shore, guests can take advantage of the multitude of leisure activities offered by the natural reserve.

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The Hide at Manton bay

Situated in the Rutland Water in a working cider orchard and vineyard, this glamping lot will give you scenic views of Manton Bay

The luxurious stargazer Lotus Belle tents come with a private patio, private outdoor bathrooms and a fire pit/BBQ and plenty of space to relax. The interior is furnished with a king-sized bed, a mini fridge, a kettle/tea and coffee. 

At night you will have the option of uncovering the top of the tent to watch the stars above you. Just a walk away guests have access to the golf club, the sailing club and Normanton church

Stamford Meadows Glamping

In the Lincolnshire region, we find Stamford Meadows Glamping accommodation, offering a lush camping experience.

The handcrafted yurts are fitted with a wood-burning stove and a private bathroom. Each tent is on a private site with its hot tub, kitchen, and firepit. The camping also offers a range of holistic treatments on-site.

Some of the nearby attractions to check out are Burghley House, Rutland Water and Fotheringhay Castle.

Scandinavian Cabin

Placed in a leafy glade in Greetham this lovely Scandinavian Cabin is a warm and cosy spot for exploring the surrounding private woods.

The log cabin includes two single drop-down beds with cushions and throws. The centre of the lodging is characterized by a typical Scandinavian BBQ. While outside there is a fire pit and some benches. 

The estate is ideally located near the stunning town of Stamford where is places the famous Burghley House


  • Are there any pet-friendly luxury lodges in Rutland?

    Yes, there are some pet-friendly luxury lodges in Rutland. Some great pet-frienly options are Fair Farm Hideaway, Stamford Meadows Glamping and Rutland Hall Hotel. These are just a few of them. Check out the above lists for more options. 

  • How do you book a stay in one of the lodges in Rutland?

    To book your desired accommodation, you just need to follow this simple step. Just click on the More Information tab and you'll be connected directly to the booking page of the lodge you've chosen.

  • Are there any luxury lodges that can accommodate up to or more than 6 people?

    Yes, there are. An example is Fitzwilliam Suite in Rutland Hall resort which can accommodate up to 8 people or Tom Cottage can accommodate up to 6 people in one lodge.

  • Is it possible to park near the lodges?

    Almost every lodge in Rutland offers free available parking on site. However, it is always best to contact the owners of the property to make sure you can park on the land or close to it.

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