Shellow Lane Lodges offers a private hamlet of 6 Timber Lodges set in an oak wood land adjacent to the former North Rode Station, each with 3 bedrooms, equipped for self catering accommodation, furnished and finished to a high standard, a true home from home.
If your stay with us is to relax with family and friends, or to enjoy sight seeing and country pursuits, you have found the perfect location for the Cheshire area.
Shellow Lane Lodges is within easy reach of the region’s most attractive towns, villages and countryside – as well as its most impressive cultural heritage.
Cheshire, Congleton/Macclesfied and the surrounding towns, villages and countryside are brimming with breath taking scenery and dramatic landscapes Cheshire delights just about everybody.
Enjoy the Cheshire countryside and wildlife on foot, explore wild moorlands, walk rocky ridges or simply take in the spectacular views with hundreds of walks to suit all ages and abilities.
Prefer to pedal? Cycling in the Cheshire area is enjoyed by many. Cyclists can explore the area using, canal towpaths, pleasant country lanes with gentle inclines, or by rocky climbs and fast descents.
You can explore the abundance of bridleways, parks and open spaces where you can ride at your own pace and enjoy the serenity of the great outdoors.
Cheshire is full of country parks for your to relax in. Wander through wildflower meadows, sit and take in the views and discover your own oasis.
If you are a bird lover or are simply looking for something different to do while you are visiting Cheshire, then why not try your hand at Falconry? There are a few specialist venues in Cheshire that are passionate about educating people about birds of prey and their habitats.
The National Trust has a large presence in Cheshire, incorporating breath taking, Parks, Halls, Stately Homes, Mills and Castles, great choice and probably too much to see in just one week. These include Chatsworth House, Gawsworth Hall, Little Moreton Hall, Dunham Massey, Nether Alderly Mill Lyme Park, Tatton Park, Quarry Bank Mill and Biddulph Grange to name just a few.
Shellow Lane Lodges could also be described as your gateway base to 5 five of the most historic counties in England. From this base in Cheshire, Lancashire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire and of course the beautiful North Wales coast line is all within easy reach by car or train.
North Rode itself offers lovely countryside with nature at its best, a real tranquil environment. Pleasant countryside walks are available form the door step of your lodge, through some of Cheshire’s most scenic countryside. Bossley canal locks on the Cheshire Ring Canal are within a 5 minute stroll.
A great choice of country pubs with dinning and restaurants serving local produce and real ales are within a few miles of your base.
Shellow Lane Lodges offers a great location to enjoy a weekend away while attending the many wedding venues and licenced barns within the Cheshire area such as the Plough Wedding Barn at Eaton or Sand Hole Oak Barn Congleton.
North Rode is also perfectly placed for great family attractions such as Alton Towers and Water World in Stoke On Trent. Other pursuits of walking, sailing and fishing can be found at Rudyard Lake the Tittesworth and Langley reservoirs, Marton Heath Fisheries and Westlow Mere. This location and accommodation offers something for everyone!