The Stables | Blackbrook Lodges

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Luxury Farm Cottage

Sleeps 6 | Bedrooms 2 | Pets Yes | Hot Tub Yes

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The Stables

Book a cottage stay in Essex in the converted stable block at Blackbrook Lodges.

Spacious accommodation for a family holiday in Colchester, Essex (10 mins drive to town) with the luxury of a private hot tub. You can also bring your pet dog to stay in the cottage too.


  • 2 x King sized beds (can be split on request)
  • Additional sleeping on airbed in lounge
  • 1 bathroom/shower room
  • TV with Netflix
  • Jacuzzi bath with TV
  • Modern kitchen
  • Private Hot Tub

There are a variety of animals from alpacas to donkeys and chickens living at the farm, guests are welcome to explore and meet the animals.

The accommodation comfortably sleeps 6 in 2 bedrooms and there is private outdoor space with seating and a hot tub for your sole use.

There is a fully fitted kitchen, ideal for those self catering.

Check in: 4pm | Check out: 10am

Guests are requested to keep music volume to a minimum as we have animals/other guests staying on the farm.

♨️ The hot tub has been relocated 50m down the garden to reduce any potential noise and increase your privacy. Robes and a golf buggy are provided.

Extras payable upon check-in.

🧖‍♀️Hot Tub Robes and Slippers £30 for 2 people.
The robes are hired, and the slippers are disposable

🎁Birthday Package
A Bottle of Prosecco £15
1 x Birthday Banner £10
10 x Air Balloons £25

🔥Fire Pit Kit, £25 and includes:
Marshmallows and Chocolate

❤️Romance Package
1 x Bottle of Prosecco £15
Red Rose Petals and Swan Towels £12
1 x Romance Banner £10
20 x Flickering Battery Candles £15
Red Rose Garland £10
Red Heart Hanging Decorations £10

🥓Breakfast package, £15 for 2 people and includes:
4 x Sausages
4 x Rashers of Bacon
Eggs from our very own farm

🍫🧀 Sweet or savoury box for £25

💆🏻‍♀️ Massage Package
Swedish back massage (60 mins) £65
Back, Neck & Shoulder area (30 mins) £45
Indian head massage Treatment (45 mins) £40

🦙 Animal tour £25 for a group of 2 to 3 person
(Please note that this will only be done from 9am to 11am)

(We may be able to adapt a package to suit your specific needs)

If any of these are of interest to you and you would like more information/price list on anything in particular please do not hesitate to contact me.

*please note we need 48 hours notice to put these packages into place. These packages are an extra service.

We also have Animal feed on site at a cost of £1 per bag. You can purchase the food and have a walk around the farm and feed the animals. Each bag is labelled up for each set of animals.


In the Local Area within walking distance, you can reach 2 pubs and a shop. Blackbrook Lodges is situated on The Essex Way, a long-distance footpath 81 miles long, wonderful if your dog is also with you on holiday (The Stables and The Duckhouse are dog friendly). The trail starts in Epping in the southwest, crosses Dedham Vale and Constable country to finish at the port of Harwich on the Stour estuary.

Other Properties at Blackbrook Lodges

Back in Thyme | The Duckhouse | The Willows | The Farmhouse | Blackbrook Lodges

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Places to Visit Nearby
Castle Inn
The Three Horseshoes
The Shepherd & Dog
Colchester Climbing Project

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Blackbrook Stud Farm, Ivy Lodge Road
Great Horkesley

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