A collection of luxury holiday lodges has been named among the best in England by a top tourism giant.  

Heathside Lodges in Wenhaston near Halesworth has celebrated after being named the Best Small Lodge Escape destination in the East of England by Hoseasons, one of the UK’s leading self-catering accommodation specialists.

Commenting after the awards were announced during a ceremony at Celtic Manor Resort, in Newport, James and Karen Wright, owners of Heathside Lodges, said: "We are very proud of this award – not just because it’s nice to be voted the best at what we do, but also because it’s a reflection of the hard work the team puts into looking after our guests.

"They do a fantastic job when it comes to providing excellent holiday experiences and that’s why we have so many happy customers."

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Located just four miles from the Suffolk coast, Heathside is an all-year-round retreat, offering a combination of Luxury Lodges, Glamping Pods, Shepherd Huts and Camping & Caravan Touring pitches.

Speaking after presenting the award Luke Hansford, senior vice president at Hoseasons, said: "The team at Heathside Lodges consistently goes the extra mile to delight our customers.

"Their hard work and dedication has translated into some brilliant review scores this year – something we know the vast majority of holidaymakers look for when considering where to book.

"We’re delighted to be able to give them this award and wish them all the best for another fantastic year in 2024."