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BBQs

Barbecue Hire

Bangers on the BBQ.

Barbecues can only be used if hired from High Lodge . They are available in two sizes, which are suitable for family groups and larger parties. You'll need to supply your own charcoal and tools!

BBQ availability 2016:

Due to popular demand all BBQ's are now fully booked up to and including the end of August.  There is still availability on weekdays throughout the school holidays.

Portable, disposable and personal BBQs and camping stoves are not allowed on site due to fire risks and will be extinguished.

Prices and Session times 

  • Small BBQ - £12 (inc VAT)  Available from 11:30am until 1 hour before site closure.
  • Large BBQ - £20 (inc VAT)  Available from 11:30am until 1 hour before site closure.

There is no vehicular access to any BBQ's but you can park close to numbers 3 to 8.

We now have 8 BBQ's in total.  Numbers 7 and 8 are situated behind the Information Point close to BBQ's 5 and 6.

Please note the High Lodge opening times that are listed on the 'planning your visit' and 'High Lodge Today' pages.

How to book
A booking can be made by telephoning 0300 067 4400. Please note payments can only be made in person at High Lodge Information Point either prior to your visit, or on the day of your barbecue booking. We accept credit and debit cards. There are no refunds or cancellations. In extreme weather conditions, please contact High Lodge before 11am to arrange an alternative date (subject to availability).

BBQ Booking Form

Catered bbqs are available at Oak Lodge supplied by Churchill Catering Ltd, who manage High Lodge Cafe on site. Please telephone 01842 814042 to discuss menus and your requirements with the Manager.

Last updated: 30th April 2016

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OS Grid ref: TL807864

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High Lodge Thetford Forest

0300 067 4400
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