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 Inn’.


Christmas will soon be upon us, we’re now taking bookings for our 2015 festive season

Santa - Christmas at The Lodge Inn

Great food and entertainment for the festive season, 
27th November to 23rd December 2015

Click on Santa (above) or check ‘What’s On’ for menus and details of entertainment.


We are pleased to welcome RONNIE BUCKINGHAM back to The Lodge Inn
on Wednesday October 14th, for an evening of clairvoyance.

Ronnie Buckingham at The Lodge Inn

Ronnie, the acclaimed celebrity psychic will be returning to The Lodge Country Inn following his successful appearances here last year.


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

Collect points every time you purchase food and drink.

Call in to collect yours today.


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 again awarded The Lodge Inn 5 Stars in the Food Standards Council’s awards.

Eight, recently refurbished, en-suite rooms, including a Family Room.

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

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