The Nest – A Luxury, Affordable, Experiential Glamping Retreat 

Three dog friendly, luxury lakeside glamping lodges are grouped together to become The Nest. They provide the perfect place to spend a summer with friends and family.  Visit for relaxing, wild swimming, forest bathing and barbecuing.  Enjoy an outdoor film and firepit night, and much more! 

Were better to enjoy the Great British outdoors as spring approaches than at The Nest? It is a luxury, experiential glamping retreat in the heart of Lincolnshire. Here African Safari meets English countryside Open at the end of March it is available for more glorious spring and summer stays.

Inspired by luxury safari camps in Kenya, these three unique lodges combine comfort, style and sophistication. Add charm and enjoy a serene feeling of being at one with nature, without compromising creature comforts. 

Exciting experiences

Whilst staying at The Nest, guests are encouraged to enjoy an array of exciting experiences. These include exploring with the detailed walking maps provided. Rr wild swimming in the lake.  Enjoy in-lodge spa treatments (including facials and massages), or pizza making evenings.   Watch movies under the stars sitting around a firepit. 

Toast marshmallows, sit in wood-fired hot tubs! Go fishing, boating or paddling on the lake. Or enjoy bird watching, and playing board games.  And it doesn’t stop at that. Think forest bathing, giving you the chance to decompress at your leisure, and The Nest Bush School curated to immerse the little explorers of the group in nature – because it’s not all about the adults!


‘Pinkfoot’,  ‘Cuckoo’ and ‘Teal’ Lodges each sleep up to 6 guests. Each are positioned far enough apart to provide total privacy for sole use as a family or group of friends, but close enough for exclusive use of all three.  Each lodge offers a king-size master room with lake views. And direct access to the outdoors, as well as a twin room and a separate king-size cabin bunk.

A large bathroom with an egg-shaped bathtub, offers the perfect place to soak in. Whilst White Company linen and amenities combined with quality pillows, duvets and blankets are provided. Creating the perfect setup for a good night sleep and real home from home feel.

Focal point

The focal point of each lodge is the vast living room/kitchen, which comes fully equipped with all the mod-cons, crockery and cutlery you’d expect from self-catering accommodation. A large wood burning stove not only keeps the lodge warm in any weather, but is a combined cooker and stove, allowing you to cook up a feast anytime of day – each lodge also comes with a Weber BBQ.

A large dining table for 6 and deep set sofas provide the perfect place to catch up with friends, enjoy cosy family nights in, or simply kick back, relax and take in the breathtaking views of the lake and fields beyond. The entire front of the lodge opens up to reveal a large deck, providing the perfect setting for a morning coffee, alfresco breakfast, a sundowner or outdoor supper setting.  

From £750 for 4 nights based on 6 guests.