Cosy & Warm



There are two double bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom. The en-suite bathroom has shower, sink and dual flush toilet and is heated with a towel rail.

The beds are made up prior to arrival with good quality sheets and bed linen for your comfort.  

The beds can be arranged as a double or twin.

There is a dimmer switch for mood lighting and bedside lamps provided in each bedroom.

Each bedroom has a television with Freesat.

A hairdryer is provided.

Living and Dining

The open plan living room and dining room area has a wooden floor and an attractive rug in front of the log burner. The room is well decorated with large patio doors giving access the decking area offering stunning views across the valley.

There are two comfortable linen covered sofas with cushions.

A log burning stove in the corner provides a focus for the room and its flickering fire gives off a warm and cosy glow, complimenting the central heating. One set of logs is provided and further logs can be purchased during your stay.  

The room has a central light and wall lights each with dimmer switch for mood lighting.

There is a Digital television with Freesat, a DVD player.  If you prefer your own music there is an I-pod dock.  

Board games, DVD’s and a range of books are provided for those snug evenings.

The dining area has a large table and four chairs.

Kitchen area

Both lodges boast a well equipped kitchen with a gas hob and electric oven, a full sized dishwasher, full size fridge, toaster, microwave, table top freezer, good quality cutlery and crockery and a range of baking and cooking equipment.


Each bathroom has a full size bath, separate large shower, dual flush toilet to reduce water waste, bathroom cabinet with mirror, light and shaving point, complimentary toiletries and heated towel rail.

There is a bath towel and hand towel provided for each person.

Utility room

This is a welcoming entrance to the lodge, giving a room for hanging hats and coats. There is an iron and ironing board, basic cleaning materials, hoover, coat pegs, washing machine and tumble drier.

Hot tub and garden

Each lodge has a private hot tub overlooking the valley. The decking area has four garden chairs and a table with parasol for those hot, summer days.

Towels are provided for use after the hot tub.

The hot tubs have LED lighting and full set of jets.

The garden area is well fenced with livestock fencing.

Dogs and other pets are welcome. Please read our pet policy.

General Information

A welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk, sugar and welsh cakes greet our guests on arrival, if a dog is booked in there is a little treat for him/her too!

Information on the local area and suggestions from previous guests, leaflets and ideas on activities are in the welcome information folder. 

Most of the major supermarkets deliver here, so if you can order groceries online to arrive when you get here. There is a fridge and freezer in both lodges, and plenty of storage space for groceries.

Both lodges are no smoking environments.

Some mobile phone networks work in the lodges but signal can be intermittent. However, a short walk up the hill in the forest can often provide signal! There is no wi-fi available in either lodge. The internet café at Crossgates is a good place to catch up on emails if necessary.




Jennifer Rice
Lower Fishpools

Tel: +44 (0)1547 550204