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Cotswold Water Park - Waters Edge Longtail - South Cerney, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire

Waters Edge Lake Lodges on the Cotswold Water Park
Waters Edge Lake Lodges - 3 and 4 bedroom lodges Waters Edge Lodges - Wonderful waterside holiday lodges set in Cotswolds
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Great views from the hot tub on the private decking area Waters Edge Lodge Plus overlooking the lake
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Living area Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Open plan living, dining and kitchen area
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Open plan living, dining and kitchen area
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Lounge Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Open plan kitchen area
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Ground floor double with ensuite wet room Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Wet room ensuite
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Master double bedroom Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Ensuite shower room to master bedroom
Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom Waters Edge Lodge Plus - Ensuite bathrom to double bedroom
  • Unique collection of waterside holiday lodges
  • Longtail is a semi-detached contemporary lake side house
  • Private hot tub (for 6) on south west facing sundeck
  • 3 x en-suite double bedrooms
  • Premier Spa 6 - short walk away
  • Brief walk to the local pubs & amenities in South Cerney
  • Situated on The Cotswold Water Park consisting of 150 Lakes
  • Located just 4 miles from Cirencester
  • Many water sports locally - canoeing, water ski, sailing
  • Nature reserves, cycling & walking trails
  • WiFi - Broadband available
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Property Overview
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The 'Waters Edge' lodges are a unique collection of contemporary styled holiday homes. Each lodge is well equipped and furnished to an individual, yet high, standard and enjoys views over the 28 acre lake. These 3 & 4 bedroom lodges are extremely spacious with open plan living areas and due to the extensive use of glass to optimise light levels you can enjoy the fantastic views across the lake from the comfort of your armchair. At this inviting waterside retreat you can also enjoy dinner on the large furnished lakeside deck on a warm day.

This is a fantastic location for a special get together with friends or family with selected lodges accepting pets. There are many foot and cycle paths surrounding Water's Edge Lake with good local fishing and watersports available locally. A short walk will take you to the Four Pillars Hotel and Boathouse Restaurant and little further you will find the pretty villages of South Cerney and Cerney Wick with a shop and good pubs / restaurants.

Click here for a map of the Cotswold Water Park - Waters Edge is shown as lake number 10 on this map.

Other accommodation on Waters Edge Lake includes:

Waters Edge Libelle - Sleeps 6, Pet friendly
Waters Edge Amaranth - Sleeps 6 + Hot Tub, Pet friendly
Waters Edge The Hares - Sleeps 8
Waters Edge Chyandour - Sleeps 8
Waters Edge Malachite - Sleeps 8 + Plunge Pool

The Cotswold Water Park is a wonderful place to stay for a holiday or short break and is easily accessible from most of the UK. With over 140 different lakes, ancient woodland, and open countryside, also where the infant Thames starts its path and is attracting more visitors and holiday-makers every year.

Set on the borders of Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire and within the popular Cotswolds region, the Cotswold Water Park offers so much for everyone. The adventurous will enjoy a tremendous range of watersports and activities that are available.

One of the best ways to get to see the wonderful wildlife, stunning lake views and pretty Cotswolds village is by bike or on foot on one of the many purpose built trails. Take out a canoe or rowing boat and explore one of the larger lakes, the fishing is excellent and the number of waterbirds is incredible.

Cotswold Water Park Holiday lodges & cottages - There are a great choice of lovely waterside lodges & cottage holiday options throughout the Cotswold Water Park, the majority sit right by the water offering great views and are available for short breaks. groups and family holidays all year round. From fishing holidays, spa breaks, romantic escapes to sporting weekends away for friends there is a wealth of good value and high quality & stylish holiday accommodation available.

The Cotswold Water Park - One of the fastest growing tourist areas in the UK, the Cotswold Water Park has for a long time been kept as a best kept secret and it seems that the secret is now out and is now becoming a major tourist destination! South of Cirencester and north of Swindon the Cotswold Water Park covers just over 40 square miles. The whole area which is made up of 150 different lakes, a series of lovely old Cotswold villages, the infant Thames is a haven for a wonderful array of wildlife and leisure activities.

Key information:

  • 150 different lakes
  • Created from over 50 years of limestone extraction
  • Covering 14 different villages
  • 150 km of pathways, bridleways and cycle paths
  • 74 different fishing lakes – many stocked with specimen fish
  • 10 lakes specified as ‘Sites of Special Scientific Interest’ (SSSI)
  • Home to over 20,000 waterbirds
  • Range of protected Nature Reserves
  • Great selection of lakeside holiday cottages and lodges
  • Wonderful choice of watersports and activities

Fishing: The area is rich with fishing options throughout, from river fishing in the Thames, coarse fishing, specimen carp lake fishing to fly fishing for trout there is something for everyone from the novice to expert. The many different fisheries offer day tickets and club membership facilities. The Tackle Den fishing specialists will help ensure you have all the right equipment and bait to enjoy your day. Many holiday cottages and lodges offer fishing right from the doorstep.

For details of the various different fishing lakes and options available please 'Click Here' for fishing options.
Property Facilities Local Area & Highlights
  • Click here for a site plan of the Lodges available at this location - Waters Edge Lodge Plus is marked as no. 9
  • First Floor:
  • Bedroom 1: Master double bedroom (5') with ensuite shower room, 2 x wash basins & WC
  • This bedroom has sliding doors to a south facing balcony overlooking the lake, furnished with a small table & 2 x chairs
  • Bedroom 2: Double bedroom (5') with ensuite bathroom - bath with hand held shower attachment, WC & wash basin
  • Ground Floor:
  • Bedroom 3: Double bedroom (5') with glazed door to terrace, ensuite wet room/walk in shower, WC & wash basin
  • Open plan spacious living, kitchen & dining area
  • Expansive floor to ceiling windows giving uninterrupted lake views
  • Wooden floor throughout
  • 1 x 2 seat & 1 x 3 seat leather sofas
  • 26" Flatscreen TV with Sky, DVD & CD radio
  • Dining table with seating for 6
  • Fully equipped kitchen - Single oven/grill with four ring ceramic hob, built in fridge/freezer, dishwasher & microwave
  • Kitchens are fully stocked with all of the equipment & utensils
  • Utility room with washing machine & tumble dryer
  • Cloakroom with WC & wash basin
  • Full height sliding doors to decking
  • Large south west facing deck area (enclosed) overlooking the lake
  • Furnished with outdoor table, seating for & private jacuzzi/hot tub
  • Bed linen, duvets & towels are provided
  • Beds are made up for your arrival
  • All heating & electricity included
  • Cots, highchairs & stair gates available - £10 per item
  • Extra camp beds can be provided where space permits - £25 charge (bedding & bed linen provided)
  • Pets are not accepted in this lodge
  • WIFI available
  • Sorry single sex groups are not accepted

    Important location information:
    - Waters edge offers contemporary lodges in a spacious lakeside setting, the first three phases of which are now complete with the final phase still to be completed.
    - This property is situated within the first completed phase and sits within landscaped grounds.
    - Although no works are currently being undertaken, as the phase four plots are sold, more building will take place which may cause some minimal disruption. Whilst we don't know when the building works will take place, we do know the location and, therefore, can be confident that there will be minimal disruption to guests staying in this property. Prices have been set below market price to reflect the fact that the development is not yet complete and, if building work is being carried out during your stay, there may be some disruption.
Local Facilities
Options & Additional Information
  • Many good local pubs & restaurants available locally
  • 'Tesco Extra' - short drive away for all provisions
  • Gateway Visitor Centre & tourist information centre
  • Excellent BBQ & picnic areas all about on Cotswold Water Park
  • Shopping - good shopping & Factory retail outlets nearby
  • Cycle Paths and Walks - The National Cycle Path, Bicycles are welcome at all of the locations and provide a great way of traveling around the area - Cycle hire can be arranged for you
  • The Cotswold Water Park has every possible water & outward bound activities available
  • On water:-
  • Boat trips
  • Canoeing & Kayaking, Ringo rides
  • Sailing, Windsurfing, Wakeboarding & Waterskiing
  • Lake swimming & beach at Somerford Keynes Country Park
  • On land:-
  • Fishing - excellent fishing on many local lakes, rod licence required
  • Walking, Birdwatching- Many wildlife trails exist with excellent bird watching facilities and nature reserves
  • Horse riding
  • Several good Golf courses nearby
  • Guided walks, Nature Reserves, Farm visits & Picnic Areas
  • Excellent wildlife park at nearby Burford
  • Paintballing, Aerial adventure available locally
  • 30% Deposit is required on booking, balance is due 6 weeks beforehand
  • £250 Refundable security deposit required with each booking
  • Arrival from 4.00pm & 10.00am departure
  • Electricity is included in price shown
  • Cots, highchairs & stair gates available - £10 per item
  • Extra camp beds can be provided where space permits - £25 charge (bedding & bed linen provided)
  • All duvets, linen towels are provided
  • Pets are not accepted in this lodge
  • No smoking please
  • Sorry single sex groups are not accepted
  • We regret that we cannot accept bookings which are, or which we deem to be, hen or stag parties
  • Short breaks available all year round except school summer holidays- 3/4 night breaks - Fri & Mon start days
  • There are a wide selection of waterside holiday lodges & cottages available locally - Cotswold Water Park Holiday Lodges & Cottages
  • Booking Terms: Click here to view full booking and hire conditions

For further information please contact Waterside Breaks on 01252 339020