Eco-friendly family holidays in Dorset

Taking great pride in our environmental surroundings, Habitat Escapes endeavours to have a positive impact by respecting nature and the wider community, whilst enhancing the health and well-being of families who choose a green holiday with us at our unique and eco-friendly retreats.

Silverlake, Dorset is rich in history and offers a stunning ecological space that celebrates unspoilt nature, beautiful wildlife and everything the great outdoors has to offer. Boasting luxurious two to six-bedroom holiday lodges, built with nature in mind. Located within an exclusive private estate surrounded by an abundance of nature, wild heathland and acres of untouched woodland.

Our onsite Activity Hub encourages guests to enjoy the natural world whilst having minimal impact on the environment. Activities include non-motorised water sports, bike hire and sunset water safaris as well as a series of hands-on nature activities such as nature walks, events and talks with the onsite ecology team and guest conservationists.

With a range of eco-friendly properties with heat source air pumps or homes with private EV charging, our holiday lodges have everything you need for the perfect eco-escape. 


Luxury Spa

Exclusively for guests and residents of Silverlake, Hurricane Spa is a tranquil sanctuary where stress-free indulgence and relaxation are achieved from the moment you arrive. With an outdoor pool, roof terrace, sauna, state-of-the-art gym and a ‘restful relaxation’ lounge for that post-treatment ‘you’ time.

Allow yourself to be pampered with our ethical range of GAIA treatments. Inspired by GAIA, the Greek goddess of nature, the organic range is created with the finest blends of plant actives, coupled with essential oils, made to meet the needs of all skin types. 

If you’re looking for something a bit more energetic, achieve your fitness goals with our state-of-the-art Technogym or book a session with one of our qualified personal trainers.

Popular Activities at Silverlake, Dorset

Activity Hub is the onsite activity centre at Silverlake and is for exclusive use of guests and residents of the estate.

We provide water and cycle equipment for rental, as well as expert lessons and exciting guided adventures both on and off the water.

Click here to see all of our exciting activities at Silverlake. 


Paddleboards now available to hire for off site activities

Water Sports Equipment

Offering a range of boats and boards that can be booked online.

Bike Rental

Offering a range of bikes for adults and children that can be booked online.
Available from April - November

Coracle Safari

The Coracle Safari has been dug out, especially for these crafts and consists of a network of rivers and islands positioned off the bridleway on the most eastern side of the estate. To get started, sign up for a fun and informative introductory session with our friendly instructor.

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