From £120 per night | 6 guests

Indulge in the rustic charm of this two-bedroom cabin that sleeps up to six people. The mix of king sized bed in the master bedroom and two sets of bunk-beds in the second bedroom, gives this cabin huge flexibility. Take time to appreciate nature whilst you relax in the hot tub or cook up a storm in the kitchen.

Our Policies


All ages welcome.


Sorry, no pets.


Strictly no smoking.

Accepted Payment Methods

Visa, Mastercard, Bank Transfer.

Check In & Check Out Times

Earliest check in is 4.00pm. Latest check in is 9.00pm. We kindly ask that you check out by 10.00am.

Other Policies

Minimum of 2 night stays only during off-peak season excluding school holidays.

No stag or hen parties please.

Maximum 2 adults per cabin unless otherwise agreed.

Living Space

This cabins relaxing, rustic finish is designed to make you feel part of nature. The Otters Lodge living area combines a wonderful seating area with a fantastic kitchen and dining space. It’s the perfect place to unwind in after a busy day adventuring.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms

The master bedroom boasts a king sized bed and French doors that lead out to your own decking area, complete with private hot tub. The second bedroom has two sets of bunkbeds that can accommodate up to four more guests. This cabins well-appointed en-suite w/c and shower room with convenient duel access from both the master bedroom and living area.

Outside Area

Otters Lodge has two distinct outside areas for you to relax in and enjoy. On the main covered deck a BBQ and outside dining space for you to unwind in. Behind the cabin there is another private deck area that contains your cabins hot tub.

Facilities & Services

2 Bedroom
6 Guests
1 Bathroom
1 Hot Tub
1 TV

On arrival you’ll find a scrummy home-made cake. All our cabins & treehouses have access to Malting Farm’s communal areas, which includes a zip wire, nature trail and paddleboarding and fishing lake. We also have a small honesty shop on site that is stocked with essentials and treats to help you settle in.

Optional Extras

We offer a range of optional extras that you may wish to book. If you would like to add something to your booking, please select the available option or make a note of these in the ‘Any Requests?’ section when you make your booking or alternatively contact Sammy at

• Cycling

Hire some ‘wheels’ to help you explore the local area! We have adult’s and child’s bikes available to hire for a morning or an afternoon session. For those wanting to go a little further afield, you can also hire them for a full day. To reserve your bikes, simply add to your booking or alternatively book them on arrival, but please note that you must bring your own helmets.

• Paddleboarding

If you’re looking for a fun, energetic activity right on your doorstep; why not try your hand at a spot of paddleboarding on our reservoir? You can pre-book your life-jackets and paddleboards for a 2-hour slot when you make your booking or on arrival, but please note that hire is on a first come, first serve basis. We also ask you to ensure children are supervised on and around the reservoir at all times, that life jackets MUST be worn on the paddleboards, and that paddleboards are not taken off of the farm. If you are swimming you must also always wear a lifejacket.

• NEW! WingFoiling, E-Foiling & Paddleboarding Lessons

If you’re looking to try an exciting new sport or improve on your existing skills; why not book an adventure with our friends from Winging It Watersports. Their fantastically fun paddleboarding, e-foiling and wingsurfing or super trendy wingfoiling lessons are easy to book and come with all the equipment you need. You can learn all the basics on the Malting Farm lake next to your cabin, before heading out to over 35 miles of Essex sunshine coast!
To book, contact Glenn: 07538 129501

• Fishing

Our stunning reservoir is regularly re-stocked with fish and we welcome you to bring your fishing equipment with you when you come to stay. Fishing is free on the reservoir, but please be aware that paddleboarders take priority (even if you are already there fishing). If you fancy casting a line during your stay, please make sure you’ve packed your own equipment and bait.

• Food to order from Amateur Country Game Cook

If you’re anything like us, the last thing you want to do after a long journey or busy day exploring is cook! So to make your arrival day and stay at Malting Farm as relaxing as possible, Vicki offers some simple home-cooked suppers.
Please email Vicki for her latest menu at or you can email us directly at

• Animal Feeding at Brook Meadow

If you’re keen to get up close and personal to some farm animals or small furry and feathered friends; then walk along the meadow to Brook Meadow where Emma keeps; pigs, goats, sheep, ducks, chickens, guinea pigs and quail, it’s a great experience on our doorstep. ONLY at set times (usually on Thursdays and Saturdays but subject to change due to the weather forecast and family commitments).