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8 luxury lodges for a romantic retreat

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we look at 8 luxury lodges across God’s Own County to treat your loved one to.

Brompton Lakes, Richmond

Brompton Lakes is a holiday destination where you can do as much, or as little, as you choose. As part of the Holiday at Home collection, Brompton Lakes is a unique, natural retreat showcasing 21 self-catering luxury lodges in North Yorkshire with panoramic views of the Yorkshire countryside and is a taste of pure luxury.

Wolds Edge, Bishop Wilton

Tucked away at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds, on the edge of the small village of Bishop Wilton and not far from the historic city of York, Wolds Edge have created a peaceful haven for you. Nestled amongst wild life are 5 unique, carefully designed lodges and two lovingly hand-crafted Shepherd's Huts. Each lodge is immaculately presented and has its own charming setting within the area. Escape to your perfect holiday location here.

Cropton Cabins, Pickering

Situated in a picturesque woodland meadow, in the heart of Cropton Forest, the cabins at Cropton are the perfect choice for adventurers, nature lovers, and stargazers. Choose a Silver Birch (including wheelchair-adapted cabins), Golden Oak, or a romantic Golden Oak Hideaway and you can head out to explore the glorious North York Moors on foot or by bike, head to the Coast for some fish and chips or just stay in your beautiful cabin and take in the sights & sounds of the forest.

Griffon Forest, Flaxton

Simply unwind in the comfort of your own oak lodge at Griffon Forest, set in a natural haven of birds, animals and plants. Either explore the woodland trails and walks or just watch from your Outdoor Hot Tub (each of the lodges have their own hot tub) and you will see some of Griffon Forest's special residents! Lodges sleep from 2-5 people and pets are welcome in some so you can bring your four legged friend along too.

North Star Club, Sancton

The North Star Club is unique, nestling within 500 acres of native English woodland in the peaceful Yorkshire Wolds. Inspired by the legendary American Great Camps and suffused with Yorkshire country style, it blends beautifully into the untamed forest setting. The result is a ruggedly cosy and indulgent woodland escape – the perfect getaway from the pressures of 21st century living.

Peaks and Pods, Settle

With sweeping views of the valleys and hills of the surrounding countryside, the clearest night skies and the freshest air you might have ever breathed, Peaks and Pods offer an exceptional place to stay. Get cosy in a well-equipped cedar-clad pod, with en-suite facilities or private bathroom. Relax in your own private outdoor space with fire bowl for cooking and gathering round. You can even enjoy a private wood-fired hot tub or mingle round the shared pizza oven

Studford Luxury Lodges, Ampleforth

Discover serenity in Studford’s luxury woodland lodges – all with hot tubs – in the heart of North Yorkshire near the famous village of Ampleforth. This is an area renowned for its stunning moorland landscape, spectacular coastline nearby, ancient woodlands and abbeys and it’s all yours for exploring. These architecturally designed lodges take luxury to a whole new level - literally!

Kilnwick Percy Resort, Pocklington

The KP Lodges near Pocklington simply have to be seen to be believed, with the two story log cabin style accommodation being exquisitely presented both inside and out with only the finest fixtures, fittings and décor. The lodges are located in a secluded setting on 180 acres of land in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds to ensure that you will get all of the peace and tranquillity that you could ask for. If you’re looking for activities, there’s the 120 acre 18 hole golf course on site which is a beautiful, challenging round and there’s also their Box gym which features modern equipment & offers classes to anyone staying on the park.

This is just a small selection of the glorious lodge getaways that are available in Yorkshire - follow this link to find more places across God's Own County.