What we offer our guests

In the cottages

  • Egyptian cotton bath sheets and hand towels, high thread Egyptian cotton bed linens,
  • Hypoallergenic pillows and duvets or blankets if you prefer,
  • Hot water bottles
  • Luxury complimentary toiletries in the bathrooms
  • Very comfortable beds: twins and double in the Bee’s Knees and a Super-king in The Borrowers
  • Hair dryers and radios in all bedrooms
  • Free wi-fi and landline telephone
  • Alexa devices with Amazon Prime
  • Large flatscreen TVs with Sky TV and a blue-ray DVD player
  • iphone speaker and high quality music systems
  • Loads of books and board games (full toy box in the Bee’s Knees)
  • Local magazines
  • Newly released and classic DVDs to watch
  • Nespresso coffee machines come with a wide selection of capsules
  • Fully equipped kitchen including granite surfaces, ceramic hob/fan oven/combination microwave and oven/fridge and freezer
  • Everything you could need  for washing up: liquid, tablets, salt and rinse aid for each dishwasher
  • Full range of small appliances including toaster/kettle/food mixer/liquidiser/sandwich maker/nutri-bullet/slowcooker
  • An ‘honesty’ pantry
  • Clingfilm, foil, roasting bags, steaming bags
  • Travel cot with bedding, high chair and changing mats together with nappy bags, cream and spare comforters & bottles
  • Safely gates and night lights for the little ones
  • Washing machine with eco washing powder and conditioner
  • Basic first aid kit
  • Spare bowls, food, leads, poo bags and beds for your pets
  • Digital tablet of all house information as well as local attractions
  • Booklet of local information and information about the house
  • Flyers from lots of local companies and attractions

Gifts for you & your pets

  • Flowers from the garden in season
  • A full welcome basket and fridge with local produce: ham/cheese/milk/juice/waters/butter
  • Homemade jam and marmalade
  • Home made sloe or rhubarb gin depending upon the season
  • Home made pate
  • Chocolates
  • A bottle of Prosecco
  • Freshly baked scones, bread & cake
  • Pencils/pens and notepads
  • Stamped local postcards
  • Pet treats and toys

Outside

  • Ample parking
  • Beautiful fully fenced and landscaped gardens for you to wander in
  • Cherries, strawberries, apples and plums to pick in season
  • Huge farm pond with ducks, swans, moorhens and fish
  • Various gazebos from which to enjoy the views of the gardens and pond
  • A garden swing chair
  • Dedicated bbqs for each cottage including charcoal
  • The Smial: our wonderful fully equipped BBQ hut
  • Wicker tables and chairs for outside dining on each patio
  • Picnic tables dotted around the garden
  • Steamer chairs for relaxing
  • Raised decking area overlooking the pond
  • Large children’s play area with trampoline, swings, slides and climbing
  • Beautiful Wendy House
  • Sandpit
  • Croquet set
  • Paddling pool
  • Bicycles for adults