Spring Breaks

All Inclusive Spring Breaks

Join us in the Essex Countryside next March, April or May for a relaxing Spring getaway

Come rain or shine, our All-Inclusive Spring Breaks are the perfect way to blow away the winter cobwebs and put the spring back in your step. So join us in the picturesque Essex Countryside and enjoy a well-deserved 4-night midweek, or 3-night weekend short break with friends.

At Five Lakes, you can fill your days with a huge variety of exciting sports and leisure activities including archery, laser clays, karts, rowboats (available from Easter to September), shuffleboard, badminton, tennis and bowls, plus loads more. Or, simply kick back and relax in the indoor swimming pool or whirlpool. Tantalise your tastebuds with our delicious spring menu on a full board basis and enjoy drinks throughout your stay including a range of coffees, soft drinks, beers and wines.

Plus, with a packed programme of seasonal fun and games, as well as dazzling live entertainment and comedy, you’ll be entertained all day and all night across the Resort.

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Every break at Potters Resorts Five Lakes features entertainment and activities specifically designed with adults in mind. While we do not exclude families and children, i’s unlikely you’ll experience too many little ones.

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At Potters Resorts Five Lakes, everything is included in the price of your Spring Break:

Full board dining including four meals a day

Comfortable accommodation

Sports, leisure & activities

First-class entertainment

Drinks included throughout your stay

A closer look at what’s included…

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Comfortable Accommodation

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Live Entertainment

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Exciting Sports & Activities

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All Your Drinks, All Included

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Bowls Breaks

In 2023, you can look forward to inclusive bowls breaks at Five Lakes on selected midweek breaks. It’s important to register your participation in bowls at time of booking.

Indoor Bowls Tournaments

Our Indoor Sports Park features five newly-installed Dales rinks for a more intimate tournament experience than Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea.

These breaks offer the chance to enjoy friendly competition with like minded guests. Teams consist of four guests, with three guaranteed games (up to 90 minutes each).

Indoor Bowls Tournaments will be taking place on breaks starting on March 6th, 13th, and 20th; April 2nd (Sunday), 10th and 17th;and pairs tournaments on May 1st and 8th.

Pro Coaching Breaks

Exclusive to Potters Resorts Five Lakes, these breaks feature the ever popular Andy Thomson MBE delivering fun and educational coaching sessions, designed for competent bowlers.

As well as tips from a 2-time World Indoor Bowls Champion, you’ll enjoy stories from inside the game, fun tournament sessions and competitions including target bowls, hosted by a legend of the game.

Join us on Monday 24th April 2023 for our Spring Pro Coaching Break.

Bridge & Fun Bowls

Hosted by EBU Directors Eddie & Kathy Williams, our Bridge & Fun Bowls Breaks offer the perfect opportunity to combine two popular pastimes.

These breaks offer daily bridge tournaments including flexible evening sessions. In the morning, participants can also enjoy fun and dedicated bowls sessions on our rinks.

Join us on Monday 27th March 2023 for our first Spring Bridge with Fun Bowls Break at Five Lakes.

Join us in the heart of Essex

Potters Resorts Five Lakes, is located between Maldon and Colchester, next to the village of Tolleshunt Knights.

It’s just a 20 minute drive from Colchester and 40 minutes from Chelmsford.


Potters Resorts Five Lakes,
Colchester Road, Essex, CM9 8HX

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