Connect with nature

Experiences at Kingfishers

The best things to do at Kingfishers are free when you book a stay with us. But we offer a range of additional experiences in conjunction with local suppliers. Learn more about our landscape and it’s wildlife with our ecologist, or look to distant
planets instead with a local astronomer.

Browse some options below and please feel free to make suggestions, we’re eager to extend the experiences available.

play in nature

Adventure Playground

During your stay take advantage of our fantastic fully equipped adventure playground, complete with jumping pillow, sand pits, zip wire, walking logs made from wood onsite, swings, tunnels and more. There are also nice picnic tables and umbrellas if the big children do not fancy joining in…..

Health & wellbeing


Indulge yourself and enjoy pure luxury without having to step foot outside your beautiful Kingfishers’ log cabin or glamping tent, provided by the Barn Salon.

Our philosophy is to ensure the treatment of your whole self, inside and out, incorporating a real sense of holistic wellbeing into your time with us. Please see our treatment list for full information and booking.

nature walks

Guided Walks

During your stay, you can choose to book a guided nature walk provided by DCS Ecology and explore the environment accompanied by a knowledgeable expert. Whether you are interested in learning more about flora and fauna, wish to practice your tracking skills, or have a particular interest in Bat or Native Amphibian ecology, your guide will provide you with an unforgettable experience – all on Kingfishers’ land. To book please contact

For more information on the various guided walks available, click here.


Nature photography

Take a relaxed 2 hour walk with our award-winning resident photographer, Richard Allenby-Pratt. Get tips to help you make better nature photographs, and learn more about our site from a photographer’s point of view. Let him know if there’s any specific aspect of photography you’d like to learn more about and he can tailor the session to your requirements. Check out Richard’s work on instagram @thesuffolkproject or his website

Cost: £100

Night sky


Enjoy your own private astronomy session under the wonderfully clear skies of Suffolk, led by Paul, an outreach astronomer with around 50 years’ experience and an astrophysics degree. The session, which lasts around 60 to 90 minutes, is adapted
to suit the age range of the audience. Any party size – no minimum numbers or age restrictions. Please book with Paul directly via email: He will need at least 1 week’s notice ahead of your stay, but the earlier the better
Cost: £60 per group