We offer a range of optional extras to make your stay even more special. Fill your days with action and adventure or moments of relaxation and pampering – allowing you to tailor the perfect holiday. Already included in your booking is your own rowing boat, two large boxes of logs with a fire starter box and marshmallows and luxury towels and bed linen.
Finnish Hot Tub
Fantastic in all seasons. These hot tubs are set into each cabin’s decking and have panoramic views across the lake. The best way to truly unwind according to our guests! These are cleaned and refilled after every holiday using spring water from our own private spring.
4 person cabins – £100 / stay
6-8 person cabins – £120 / stay
11 person cabin – £150 / stay
Two boxes of logs for your wood burner, fire pit and BBQ are inclusive with all bookings. If however you would like more we can bring these round for your stay. The fire pit is a magical place to gather around at the end of each day on a family lake holiday – from sunsets over the lake to full moons and shooting stars. Don’t forget to toast the marshmallows we’ve left for you in your fire box!
£20 / two boxes
Great with your steaming hot tub and for lounging around whilst on your romantic UK break. These seriously fluffy bathrobes really make you feel like you’re on holiday and they’re a must for couples and honeymooners.
£10 / stay
Open Top Single Kayaks
Kayaks are great as an energetic activity on the water and they’re safe and easy enough for kids too. We recommend adding these in advance with your booking as we have a limited number available. Please note, for insurance purposes, an extra charge of £20 per vessel per stay must be made if you decide to bring your own kayaks or any other non-motorised watercraft.
£40 kayak / stay
We have bikes for hire if you feel like exploring the area by cycle. There are some great circular routes that can be done on bike and we have included a number of routes in our Cotswold holiday guide. Helmets and other accessories are included. Adult and large kid’s bikes are available. We advise adding this extra in advance when booking as we do have a limited number.
£40 bike / stay
Stand Up Paddleboards
Push out from your cabins private beach and enjoy the newest way to explore the lake. Our large and stable boards are ideal for the first time paddler. Feel like you’re walking on water as you paddle peacefully around the islands. They’re just as fun for lounging on during hot summer days too. They can be used all year round for the brave, and life-jackets are provided. Please note it is best to add these on when booking as we have a limited number available.
£50 board / stay
Electric Outboard For Your Rowing Boat
Highly recommended! This fun optional extra lets you easily explore the lake and get closer to nature. Perfect for those exploring on a birdwatching cabin holiday or a fishing weekend. The electric outboard is charged using our solar panels and is completely silent in the interests of conservation and other guests. This package comes with two batteries and offers around 2-3 hours of continuous use. Extra batteries are available at two batteries for £20.
£55 / stay
The lake offers great catches of Pike, Perch, Tench, Rudd and Roach. Please note that this fishing permit does not include fishing tackle. For those without their own equipment, we can recommend our local fishing shop, The Tackle Den. Please note permits need to be arranged in advance of your stay in order that we can advise our fishing bailiff.
£40 person / stay
Dogs are very welcome at Log House Holidays and all of our cabins are pet-friendly. There are endless nature walks and big stretches of open land so it’s a fantastic place to bring your four legged friends.
£40 pet / stay
Champagne And Chocolates
Treat yourself to our Paul Langier Brut Champagne with chocolates. A romantic gesture waiting on arrival to be enjoyed in front of your cosy wood burner or relaxing in your steaming lakeside hot tub. A great way to start a honeymoon escape with us!
Luxury Log Cabin Spa Session
Transform your private log cabin into a 5 star luxury spa with Glo. Enjoy some pampering as you sit back and relax in your own private spa space and feel your aches and pains melt away under the skilled fingers of experienced therapists. Suitable for individuals, couples, families and groups. The Luxury Log Cabin Spa Sessions can be requested through our booking system and come with a range of treatments.
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Fire Starter Kit
If you need more firelighters, kindling and matches just let us know. Includes one large box of seasoned kindling, a pack of firelighters and a box of matches. Please note we provide two large boxes of seasoned logs, firelighters and matches free of charge with all bookings and have put together an easy guide to using your wood burner in your cabin’s welcome pack.
Landscape Photography Course
Join local landscape photographer David Hall for a hands-on landscape photography tutorial. Together you’ll explore the views around the nature reserve, and work on capturing some great images of the wonderful lakes and landscape. Get practical advice and techniques to help improve your skills during your photography holiday – whether you are a complete beginner or more experienced photographer.
All you need is a camera (and tripod if you have one) and a couple of hours to spare. Sessions can be arranged to suit your holiday schedule – although early morning and evenings will give you the best chance of good light. The cost is £75 for two hours, and £25 for each additional hour if you would prefer a longer session. This covers small groups of up to 3 photographers so you can share the costs with family or friends, or take advantage of a one-to-one experience. Check out David Hall’s Website to see examples of his work.
£75 (2 hour course)
Join French trained bread baker Danielle Ellis for a hands-on baking session in your own log cabin. Together you’ll create then eat, delicious food. Get practical advice and techniques that you can use at home whether you are a complete beginner or a more experienced baker.
All you need is a couple of hours to spare (depending on the course you choose). Sessions can be arranged to suit your holiday schedule. The total cost is £100 and can be run for up to 6 people. Sessions are suitable for families. Choose from: Learn to make pizza – you’ll never want to buy one again / Become a Scone diva – not one but three different types / Soup and bread – a perfect combination for your holiday.
From £100 (Please contact Danielle directly for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mayo Landing Heated Pool
Those staying at Mayo Landing have the option of a heated pool with infinity views across the lake. Heated all year round to a lovely 32°C, the pool is fantastic for all seasons. We think a steaming hot pool is best in the colder months – so it’s not just for summer! And lit up at night, the pool also creates a romantic atmosphere on the decking.
£150 / stay
Mayo Landing Wood Fired Sauna
Another unique optional extra at Mayo Landing. This large traditional wood-fired sauna can seat up to 11 people. We’ll get it heated up to 90°C for you so you don’t have to lift a finger. And don’t forget, spa robes are a nice touch to go with your sauna session – see above. Extra logs are included so you can keep the temperature lovely and toasty.
First session £60
(£40 per session after)