Isleham, Cambridgeshire. Peacefully set on the banks of the River Lark, this detached Scandinavian style lodge lies in a quiet marina. The Riverside Island marina complex is set in woodlands, with a one mile circular walk around the island, wandering through shaded tree-lined paths. River lark lodge occupies one of only 6 sought after corner plot locations in the marina.With its decked balcony and fishing from the garden, River lark Lodge offers the ideal waterside location.Good walks and bird watching abound .
Sleeps: 4 - Bedrooms: 1 - Bathrooms: 1
Isleham village has a thriving community with many local amenities these include:- a small Co-op Supermarket, Post Office, General Village Store, newsagents, butchers.Two Churches.
There are also an Indian and Chinese takeaways.A couple of Soham curry houses also offer free delivery to the marina (menus in guest file).Within 5 minutes walk there is a farm shop selling thier own meats products and eggs.
The three Public houses are: The Rising sun (closest to Marina) with a reputation for good ,reasonably priced pub food and friendly service.The Rising sun(see www.risingsunisleham.co.uk) is the 2006 North Anglia Greene King community pub of the year (and third placed in national finals).The Griffin pub is located opposite the Chinese takeaway.Finally if you are looking for a special meal the Merry monk offers excellant quality ,upmarket restaurant type food.
The nearby towns of both Newmarket, Ely and Mildenhall are well served by a larger variety of shopping amenities.
Mildenhall lies approximately 2 miles from the Fiveways interchange at the A11 where Thetford (11 miles) and Norwich are to the North East with Newmarket (10 miles) and London to the South and south west. Bury St Edmunds (12 Miles) to the west can be reached via the A14 east-west trunk round linking East Anglia to the Midlands. Cambridge lies approximately 22 miles to the west on the A14 trunk road
From A14 take A142 signed Ely.Take the turn to Fordham. At Fordham take the first sign for Isleham on the right.
You will come to a crossroads (next to a church) where there is no further sign for Isleham. Go straight over here and continue to village.
On entering the village continue past the Co-op, garage and Church. Turn left into Sun street immediately after the church and left signed Marina.
Take the right turn to "Riverside Island marina".
When you reach the bridge turn right and then first left into Nightingale.
River Lark lodge (no 65) is at the far end on the left.
•Veranda with table and chairs overlooking river
•Barbecue / Sun loungers
•Rowing dinghy and buoyancy aids free of charge
•Fishing free of charge (also rods and nets available)
•Mooring free of charge
•Fully equipped kitchen including crockery, cutlery & utensils
•Auto washing machine
•Ceramic hob fan oven
•Microwave / Toaster / Kettle
•Open plan sitting room with sofa bed (for + 2)
•Freeview TV and Radio channels
•DVD player with surround sound speakers (Over 50 DVD films/ CD's)
•Mini music system
•Video games console / Board games
•Double bedroom with 6' King size bed with Sensaform matress
•Linen (duvets) included
•CD micro system
•Travel cot if required
Normally start on a SATURDAY.
Normally start on a FRIDAY through to Monday (3 NIGHTS) or MONDAY through to Friday (4 NIGHTS).
Please click on the relevant Friday/Saturday/Monday to find out the prices.If you would like to arrive and depart on other days please contact us to see if this is possible.Extra nights for short breaks are priced at one seventh of the weekly rate per extra night. Arrivals are usually from 4pm and departure before10am, however it maybe that you are able to arrive before 4pm and leave after 10am.There is a standard pet charge of £20 per stay.Please click on the date you are interested in and send me an email for availability.
RETURNING GUESTS: If you are coming back again to us ,please ask about our special "Returners package"
•Bathroom/ W.C. (shower over bath)