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Friars Lodge

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View of the main house. Plenty of car parking space
Path leading to the annex
1 of 64View of the main house. Plenty of car parking space
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Welcome to Friars Lodge. We are located in the heart of Sherwood Forest in the historic village of Edwinstowe. Formerly known as a Bed and Breakfast, we have recently undergone renovations completed in early 2016 of our annex. The annex is situated on the ground floor and is completely private with its own entrance, it is located at the rear of the main house which makes an ideal location for some peace and quiet. Discount given for guests staying for a week or more. We are pleased to offer two newly decorated bedrooms (one double bedroom and a twin bedroom which can also be used as a double if necessary), two recently fitted bathrooms and a brand new fully functional kitchen with a comfortable lounge and dining area. We also have a private garden area for our guests to enjoy, which is ...Welcome to Friars Lodge. We are located in the heart of Sherwood Forest in the historic village of Edwinstowe. Formerly known as a Bed and Breakfast, we have recently undergone renovations completed in early 2016 of our annex. The annex is situated on the ground floor and is completely private with its own entrance, it is located at the rear of the main house which makes an ideal location for some peace and quiet. Discount given for guests staying for a week or more. We are pleased to offer two newly decorated bedrooms (one double bedroom and a twin bedroom which can also be used as a double if necessary), two recently fitted bathrooms and a brand new fully functional kitchen with a comfortable lounge and dining area. We also have a private garden area for our guests to enjoy, which is complete with outside lighting and a seating area. We have bike lock up and washing down area available along with ample off road parking suitable for a motor home or horse box. Well behaved toilet trained pets are welcome; however this must be discussed with owners prior to booking. There is a washing machine and tumble dryer available for use in the out building, also washing line for when the weather is nice. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout your stay along with Netflix. We are in a fantastic location in the village of Edwinstowe, which is home to Sherwood Forest and Robin Hood’s Major Oak tree. Also on our doorstep the local area embraces: Centre Parcs and the Aqua Sana Spa South Forest Leisure Complex Rufford Park Rufford Golf Course National Cycle Route 6 Horse riding trails and stables Sherwood Pines and Go Ape Clumber Park Thoresby Hall Hotel and Spa White Post Farm Wheelgate Sherwood Forest Railway Newark Castle Newstead Abbey Nottingham Castle and the Lace Market Woolaton Park Holme Pierrepont Country Park and Cycle Route In the village itself, we have a fantastic range of local amenities within walking distance consisting of: Numerous welcoming pubs Variety of local restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets Co op, open 8am until 10pm 7 days a week Pharmacy Post Office Tourist Information Centre We are also privileged to be close to good bus routes. There are frequent buses into our local town of Mansfield and into the City of Nottingham. Some other bus routes include Ollerton, Newark, Clipstone, Kirton, Retford and Worksop. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We love and accept well behaved dogs. We ask you to keep them off our furniture and bedding. We charge an extra £10 per night for dogs.
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Sarah M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
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Reviewed July 12, 2021 via mobile

A lovely little place, immaculately clean and in a perfect location. The owners were very friendly and welcoming

Date of stay: July 2021
Thank Resort742726
Reviewed July 7, 2021

My wife and I were visiting our son and family and needed extra accommodation - Friars Lodge offering two bedrooms, a lounge and a well equipped kitchen all to a very high standard of decoration. Many thanks, Sarah - top marks.

Date of stay: July 2021
Thank brian h
Reviewed June 28, 2021

We'd arranged beforehand to arrive just before midnight which appeared to be no trouble for the owner who greeted us and gave us a brief resumé and left. There was milk (in a glass bottle, whoopee) in the fridge, tea bags, biscuits and all the...More

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank the-borrower
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Reviewed September 7, 2020 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2020
Reviewed August 12, 2020

Have stayed twice now as work at a local Nursing Home so stay here when supporting the Nursing Home. After a long and sometimes intense day, here is so quiet, so homely and all you need to chill and wind down after a long day....More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank DaveLincs75
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Reviewed March 29, 2020

Edwinstowe is a lovely quiet and historic village on the edge of Sherwood Forest. Friar's Lodge is a 10-15mins walk from the famous Major Oak and surrounded by quiet roads and rural paths for cycling or walking. Friar's Lodge is well-equipped and situated at the...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank JamieJ1298
Reviewed June 22, 2019

Such a lovely warm welcome from Sarah and Paul for our young family (3 year old and 8 month old). The cottage has everything you could need including the lend of a travel cot, high chair and importantly a washing machine and dryer! The house...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank AnnaGlowacka
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Comfortable and immaculately clean in a great location to the High Street in Edwinstowe. It has a couple of dog friendly pubs, a Co-op convenience store and a few takeaways. It's a 10 minute walk to Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre and about a 10 minute...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carrieanng
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Date of stay: June 2018
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Friendly helpful owners met us on arrival and showed us round. Everything you could think you might want had already been thought of. Will definitely be back.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Dick M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby
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Frequently Asked Questions about Friars Lodge

Friars Lodge is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

Friars Lodge has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Friars Lodge has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Friars Lodge must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.