On arrival in your log cabin in addition to our usual welcome pack of wine, eggs, milk, tea, coffee and sugar, if staying over the Easter weekend you will receive an Easter Egg and Hot Cross Buns. What better way to start your holiday with a cup of tea and a toasted hot cross bun, or crack open the bottle of wine from your fridge and delve into the chocolate!
During your stay with us there is lots to do irrespective of the weather. As well as your private hot tub beside your log cabin, our swimming pool will also be open for your use.
Current availability is listed at the end of this page.
Further afield from the lodges there is an abundance of Easter activities to discover:
Easton is only 15 minutes drive from Windmill Lodges and there is plenty to do for all ages from animals to meet and feed including spring lambs to pony rides, train rides and beautiful walks down to the river Deben. With a large indoor cafe and soft ball pit if the weather turns, you can still enjoy a day out at the farm park.
RSPB Minsmere has numerous activities throughout the year. Events over Easter include birdwatching for beginners and weekend walks. With RSPB Minsmere hosting BBC Springwatch again this year what better way to explore the site and discover the joys of Minsmere whether you’re 9 months or 99! RSPB Minsmere is on the coast just south of Dunwich approximately 30 minutes drive from your lodge.
On Easter Day, Sunday 27th March, The Museum of East Anglian Life is hosting an Easter Fun Day with Easter Egg Hunt, feeding the spring lambs, activities and crafts including making a chicken egg cup from recycled materials and your own set of rabbit ears! There is something to suit everyone. The Musuem of East Anglian Life is in Stowmarket approximately 30 minutes drive away.
Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds is 200 acres of landscaped countryside, and renowned for it’s 100,000 daffodil bulbs that come into bloom creating a magical display. Nowton Park is 45 minutes drive from Windmill Lodges – why not combine your trip with exploring the market town Bury St Edmunds with Suffolk’s only Cathedral.
Only two miles from Windmill Lodges is Framlingham Castle. Over Easter Weekend the castle is holding an Easter Adventure Quest – meet characters from the past who can help you crack the clues and win your chocolate reward. Take a walk around the top of the castle wall to enjoy the spectacular view across Framingham Mere and the surrounding countryside.
Follow the Easter trail during Easter weekend and win a chocolate prize at the end. Dunwich heath is described by National Trust as ‘Quiet, serene, wild and dramatic, an inspiring visit whatever time of year’. Its well worth a visit.
Currently availability at Windmill Lodges for Easter:
Easter weekend now all fully booked
Friday 1st April to Monday 4th April (3 nights)
Bullfinch 2 bedroom 4* log cabin – Cost to sleep 4 guests £497
Wagtail 2 bedroom 4* log cabin – Cost to sleep 4 guests £497
Woodpecker 2 bedroom 4* log cabin – Cost to sleep 4 guests £497