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May Bank Holiday Breaks in Suffolk

With its stunning countryside and picturesque beaches, Suffolk is a county with much to offer – and on Bank Holidays there are plenty of additional events for young and old alike. Windmill Lodges act as the ideal base for short Suffolk breaks, as the site is situated in the heart of the county. Here we…

Spring breaks in Suffolk, Easter egg hunt

Spring is the ideal time of year to enjoy a getaway with friends or family in Suffolk. You can take advantage of everything the county has to offer, such as walking in the picturesque countryside, making a trip to the coast and drinking in some of the county’s history and culture. Windmill Lodges offers the…

dog friendly lodges suffolk

Pets can often be an integral part of the family and you don’t want to leave them behind when you go on holiday. Windmill Lodges can now offer two dog-friendly lodges at its base in Saxtead, near Framlingham, in the heart of the Suffolk countryside. Here we look at the benefits of taking your pets…

Astronomy weekend

We are pleased to announce our first astronomy weekend with free to attend talks on astronomy and astrophotography. To find out more click here

Walking in Suffolk

  The list of places you can walk in Suffolk are endless and all offer something different! From town trails to exploring areas of outstanding natural beauty. Suffolk even has its own Walking Festival in May/June which is a great way to visit places you may never have been before. Suffolk Coasts and Heaths AONB…


We now offer a small selection of hampers suitable for all occasions. More details on our Hampers

Festive Breaks

  With Christmas and New Year fast approaching why not do something a bit different – visit our Festive Breaks page for full details of spending the festive season at Windmill Lodges

Video of Windmill Lodges

Our thanks to the guest who shared this film of this recent holiday with us. Click here to view it gives some lovely ideas on what to do during your stay at Windmill Lodges  

Carbon Charter Award

I am delighted to announce that in recognition of the work we do at Windmill Lodges in protecting our environment we have been awarded a Silver Level Suffolk Carbon Charter Award. We will endeavour to continue our work keeping our guests comfort and enjoyment of their holiday foremost in our minds. Please click here to…

Clay pigeon shooting at Coopers Country

We are always looking for ways to make your holiday with us more unique and memorable and this year we have teamed up with some local businesses to offer you something a little bit different during your stay. We recently visited Coopers Country to try our hand at clay pigeon shooting. The warm welcome and…