valley lodge has unique character,you hve a choice if Chalets alongside the riverbank and bird sanctuary for avid bird watchers. Rooms are modern and spacious,daily newspaoers delivered to your private patio. friendly for family retreats and kids are allowed to use the 5****spa facililities! a bar with game room and big screen tv an added bonus for groups to chill. therw is a goods train that passes alingside hotel in early hours but yoj get used to it after a day or so!real value for money Spa treatments,Valley Lodge is still my #1mountain retreat!