Welcome to The Lodge Inn 

The Lodge Inn in Rettendon, Essex – near South Woodham Ferrers,
is a friendly, family-run Pub, Hotel, Restaurant with its own Marquee.

There’s always something happening at ‘The Lodge’.
Including, on September 24th, the return of ‘celebrity psychic ‘Ronnie Buckingham’.

Ronnie Buckingham at The Lodge Inn
Check out What’s On for more information.


Loyalty Card - The Lodge Country Inn, EssexAnd now.. our very own loyalty card.

Collect points every time you purchase food and drink.

Call in to collect yours today.


Santa - Christmas at The Lodge Inn

Christmas will be with us before we know it, so we’re now taking bookings for the festive season –
including two great tribute nights, and our ever popular Christmas Day service.
Click here for our festive menus.


Bride and Groom - Civil Ceremonies at The Lodge Inn

We’re pleased to be able to announce that The Lodge Inn now has a licence to host Civil Ceremonies,
 check out our dedicated website: weddingsatthelodge.co.uk

We’re situated on the A132 between Wickford and South Woodham Ferrers, approximately
40 miles from London and close to Essex’s ‘Jubilee City’ of Chelmsford.

Set in its own delightful surroundings, with a well equipped marquee – now with its own bathrooms –
that can comfortably hold from 60 people and be extended to hold 200 people, 129 seated.

Marquee at The Lodge Inn, Essex

‘The Lodge’ can be used for small conferences, private parties, weddings, etc.

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It has a most attractive, fully licensed bar and 120 seater restaurant,
where guests can enjoy traditional English food
or sample from our extensive bar menu.

5 Star Rating for The Lodge Inn at the Food Standards Agency

And we’re pleased to be able to announce that Chelmsford City Council has awarded The Lodge Inn 5 Stars in the Food Standards Council’s awards.

And extensive gardens with play areas if the weather is kind.

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