Griffon Forest Lodges are the ultimate luxury hideaway! The stunning lodges are set within acres of peaceful woodland in the beautiful Vale of York. Your natural oak lodge will be spacious and beautifully designed to ensure you have an amazing experience.
Secluded and private, these lodges are the perfect place to unwind and be pampered. Whether you are coming for a romantic break or a family holiday we are sure you will be delighted. You can spend the days relaxing in your lodge or you can use the site as a base from which to explore the stunning area.
The woodland around the lodges provides a natural haven for many types of birds, plants and other animals, meaning that those who enjoy wildlife have plenty to see right on the doorstep. There are several woodland trails and walks to enjoy on foot or cycle if you are feeling active. Alternatively just lie back and admire the scenery from the comfort of your luxurious private hot tub. Mountain bikes are available to hire if you wish to explore further a field and pony trecking is also available locally.
There are several villages close by offering a range of pubs and restaurants. Food served ranges from traditional pub grub to fine dining. This is an excellent food producing region and local produce dominates the menus. Closer to home you can enjoy the delights of Tykes Bar and Restaurant which offers excellent quality food in a charming and elegant setting. Specialties include the freshest local steaks and seafood and the open plan theatre kitchen is a special touch which makes for an entertaining evening. You can walk to Tykes from the lodges and guests at Griffon Forest will receive a discount on their food bill.
The vibrant and historic city of York is within easy reach and has attractions including the Jorvik Viking Museum which will really transport you back in time. Within the Medieval walls of the city you will also find the world famous York Minster and beautiful river as well as plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. Don't miss afternoon tea at Betty's famous tearooms before heading back to your lodge and hot tub for more relaxation.
There are several types of lodge to choose from, all beautifully designed and with fixtures and fittings of the highest quality. For a couple looking for a romantic escape there is no better lodge than the Poachers Premier which is described as "the forest's finest lodge". Featuring an open plan spacious interior, the lodge is ideal for those looking for luxury. The bedroom has a king size four poster bed and sumptuous bathing area with 6ft circular Jacuzzi bath and separate large walk in shower. There is also a spacious timber deck with sunken outdoor hot tub. Champagne, chocolates and red roses will await your arrival.