Potters Resorts Five Lakes

Activities at Potters Resorts Five Lakes

There’s so much to do on your next break in the Essex Countryside

Throughout each and every break at Potters Resorts Five Lakes, you can enjoy a huge variety of sports, activities and leisure facilities designed to give you the best possible time and enjoy the wide spaces and picturesque scenery.

As well as a host of sporting pursuits available, our daytime activities programme is so packed full of things to do, you will be hard pressed to fit everything in! With so much choice at your disposal, your break can be as active or relaxed as you’d like. Plus, of course, our standard sporting facilities which include an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, weights and cardio-vascular gyms, and so much more.

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Countless Outdoor Activities

At Potters Resorts Five Lakes there is so much outdoor space, 320 acres in fact, for a wide range of fun activities for you to enjoy while breathing in the fresh air.

Take aim with archery, laser clays, disc golf and air rifle shooting. Take a peaceful row on our boating lake (weather dependent) or an adrenalin-filled ride on our karts. Or release your inner child with a game of Giant Jenga or Giant Connect 4. There is so much to do!

On every break you will enjoy a fantastic variety of activities, however, the full list is subject to change and we cannot guarantee any particular activity due to maintenance or inclement weather.

A Huge Variety Of Indoor Activities

There’s also a wealth of fun indoor activities and superb facilities for you to enjoy at Potters Resorts Five Lakes.

Enjoy classic pub games such as pool and darts, test your knowledge in fun quizzes, get your pulse racing with dance classes and racquet sports or take a dip in the indoor pool before relaxing in the sauna.

Five Lakes is also the perfect place to try something new. Test your accuracy with Shuffleboard and New Age Kurling, try your hand at craft workshops or simply have a whale of a time in our Silly Games Zone.

On every break you will enjoy a fantastic variety of activities, however, the full list is subject to change and we cannot guarantee any particular activity due to maintenance or inclement weather.

Superb Leisure Facilities

As well as a huge variety of activities, we also have superb facilities for you to enjoy on your short break too!

Unwind on poolside with a luxury whirlpool, a heated indoor swimming pool and sauna. Or, for a more energetic workout try our cardiovascular gym equipped with treadmills, bikes, cross trainers and rowers or test your strength in the free weights gym.

Excellent Golf Facilities

Potters Resorts Five Lakes also offers an abundance of fun golfing activities, including a 9-hole flat putting green, chip and putt and par-3 golf, all included within the price of your break.

Plus, as one of our guests, you can upgrade to enjoy our driving range or a round on our 18-hole Championship course.

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Pamper Yourself In The Spa

Boasting twelve treatment rooms and a bespoke relaxation area, The Spa at Potters Resorts Five Lakes provides an idyllic venue to add an extra dose of luxury to your short break.

For more information or to book treatments, please contact a member of our Spa team on 01621 862324

Go Explore

Potters Resorts Five Lakes is the perfect base to go for nature walks in the Blackwater Estuary National Nature Reserve, or to visit the local sights including Colchester, Maldon and Tiptree, which are just a short drive away.

Fun Attractions

• Colchester Castle
• Colchester Zoo
• New Hall Vineyards
• Dedham Art & Crafts Centre

Beauty Spots

• Blackwater Estuary National Nature Reserve
• Tiptree Heath
• Mersea Island
• Osea Island


• Braintree Village Outlet
• Colchester City Centre
• Chelmsford City Centre

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or call us to book on 0333 3207 500

Because of reasons such as refurbishment, breakdown, scheduling, health and safety considerations, demand etc, we reserve the right to close or restrict certain activities and sports without prior notice or refund. Some activities and sports listed may not be available on all breaks. If you feel a certain sport or activity is a primary reason for selecting your Potters break you are requested to confirm this in writing prior to arrival. Please note, many activities come with a degree of risk and guests are advised to take care as participation is undertaken purely at your own risk.