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We have been for many meals and even a champagne breakfast to the Lakeside and all has been wonderful, 5 star quality food and service. Our children have always been made very welcome and is now our regular for family meals and nights out with friends.

Nicky, Nigel & family

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Wildlife at Shortheath Water
Shortheath Water

Shortheath Water

Shortheath water is a 24 peg privately owned lake. It is well stocked with Carp (some weighing around 20LB). There are many smaller fish including Rudd, Roach, Tench and Bream which provide an added attraction. Toilet facilities are provided including disabled.

Lakeside Bistro

Lakeside Bistro

A traditional family run licensed bistro in the heart of the National Forest. Join us for breakfast, morning coffee, a relaxing lunch, afternoon tea or a delicious a la carte meal in a quiet setting overlooking the lake. Disabled parking, wheelchair friendly and disabled facilities.

Lakeview Lodge

Lakeview Lodges

Lakeview Lodges offer superior self catering accommodation. Perfectly situated overlooking the lake, creating a haven of peace and tranquility. The lodges provide spacious home from home accommodation and facilities with the added benefit of a fishing lake and bistro on site.

We're located in the Heart of the National Forest

"A gem in the heart of The National Forest"

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