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Eye Kettleby Lakes is a luxury family-run fishery and holiday park set across 150 acres of the rolling Leicestershire countryside. On site you will find log cabins, coarse fishing lakes, glamping pods, a touring site and a clubhouse.
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Eye Kettleby Lakes is situated just three miles from Melton Mowbray, and within easy reach of the cities of Leicester and Nottingham. Melton Mowbray is a historic market town, which is famous for its fabulous pork pies and Stilton cheese. The local area has a selection of fine country pubs, walks and historical visitor attractions, such as King Richard III visitor centre.
Our clubhouse is the hub of the holiday park and home to our bar and tearoom. Our luxury adult only touring and camping site has been awarded 5 stars by Visit Britain. The touring park is split into two main areas offering 5 star facilities, the northern site developed in 2012 has 61 pitches (47 full service), The southern part of the park is brand new and opened in April 2018 with 69 full service pitches.
The cosy adults-only glamping pods with dog friendly options, which accommodate two, have a modern open plan living area with a flat screen TV, surround sound and a Blu-ray DVD player, as well as a kitchenette with a full size oven, two ring hobs, a sink, a fridge freezer, cutlery, crockery, utensils and pans. Each pod also has a garden with a fire pit, a barbecue and outdoor furniture. Guests are supplied with complimentary logs, firelighters and marshmallows upon arrival. Amenities in the pods include an en-suite shower and toilet.
We have 12 luxury log cabins. Eight have been graded with 4*, these have their own private outdoor hot tubs, 3 of which are dog friendly. Our other 4 lodges have been graded 5*, these also have their own individual outdoor hot tubs and private indoor saunas. Lodge guests have there own private fishing lake.
The coarse fishing lakes are open daily to guests and day tickets including families. We welcome everyone to our clubhouse and even have a doggy area for our furry friends.
Opening dates:All year
Log Cabins with private outdoor hot tub
Mobile fish and chip van
The glamping pods are amazing - could not fault anything" "All members of staff could not do enough for you and are a credit to the site.
Reviewed by Carl
A great experience for our first experience of 'glamping', lovely clean and modern facilities in our pod, both inside and outside in the garden area. Can't wait to return."
Reviewed by Elaine
What a beautiful campsite. The shrubbery is excellent and the pitches are very good." "Upon arriving at the campsite I was met at reception by Craig who was really welcoming and explained everything I need to know. Brilliant"
Reviewed by Martin
If you're looking for some peace and tranquillity surrounded by lovely countryside, then this is a 'must book' site. If you like a spot of fishing, even better as there are seven lakes to choose from!!" "On site - the staff are always welcoming and friendly when you check in, giving details of where your pitch is located, access to the site and what's on in the clubhouse." "The shower facilities are excellent and certainly some of the best we've used and nice to have some background music too!" "We have stayed on the touring pitches five times in the last eighteen months and will continue to return as and when we can. While we know the area well and don't have to travel far to get there, we tend to stay on site fishing as a relaxing 'switch off' weekend."
Reviewed by Keith