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America Lodge

  • VisitEngland 3 Star Self-catering
  • VisitEngland Cyclists Welcome
  • VisitEngland Walkers Welcome
  • VisitEngland Families Welcome
  • VisitEngland Pets Welcome

Self-catering with 1 unit


from garden

from garden

wiew of America Lodge as seen from the woodland area


Sleeps 9: 2 Double, 1 triple, 1 Twin (sleeps 10 with cot).

America Lodge is a beautiful 19th century farmhouse available to rent in England's smallest county

Set overlooking the Chater valley with views of classic rolling English countryside in a charming and secluded setting with large garden and patio area. Ideal for those seeking a quiet rural retreat.

It is close to the historic market towns of Oakham, Uppingham and Stamford which have some unique shops . Very close to the Eyebrook reservoir and Rutland Water which provides excellent water sports and angling as well as a first class nature reserve.

There are also some very nice local golf courses and opportunities for horse riding.

Convenient for seasonal attractions such as the British Bird Fair, Burghley Horse Trials, Leicestershire Foxhunting packs and Shakespeare at Tolethorpe.
Burghley House is a supreme example of Elizabethan architecture and also worth a visit is Rockingham Castle with its spectacular views over five counties.

There are endless opportunities for walking along quiet footpaths and picturesque villages - it is adjacent to the MacMillan Way which passes by the old site of Martinsthorpe Priory and along the shores of Rutland Water There are excellent hostelries in the nearby village of Braunston.

The property consists of two double rooms (one ensuite) and two twin-bedded rooms, and can accommodate up to 9 + cot. Two sitting rooms with log fires and one having access to a southwest facing patio and garden.

Large farmhouse kitchen with dishwasher, freezer, fridge and laundry facilities.

Oil fired central heating for winter months.

TelevisionIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenCentral heatingLaundry facilitiesFreezerMicrowave cookerDishwasherWorking farmDogs/pets accepted by arrangementAmerican Express acceptedWiFi or internet accessDVD playerSingle sex groups welcomedHairdryerHigh chairs availableCots availableReal log/coal firesBarbecueWashing machine

Facilities for children: Cots and high chairs supplied Children welcome from any age.


  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
  • FreezerFreezer
  • Microwave cookerMicrowave cooker
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Working farmWorking farm
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • American Express acceptedAmerican Express accepted
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • DVD playerDVD player
  • Single sex groups welcomedSingle sex groups welcomed
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • High chairs availableHigh chairs available
  • Cots availableCots available
  • Real log/coal firesReal log/coal fires
  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Washing machineWashing machine

Facilities for children: Cots and high chairs supplied Children welcome from any age.