Manor House | 16 bedrooms | sleeps 31
If you have tired of smart city hotel breaks with restricted meal times and limited privacy, this is the perfect solution. Here you'll find the comfort and luxury of a boutique hotel together with the space and privacy of home (without the doorbell!!) and you can choose from a perfect combination of chic boutique boltholes for two, country cottages for families and party houses for group accommodation whether for weekend breaks, midweek escapes or long, lazy vacations.
The impressive Georgian Rectory sleeps up to 18 guests, sits in its grounds with five additional properties, all the original outbuildings incorporating 16th century barns and coach houses each having been thoughtfully converted into stylish and totally individual properties, with its original features carefully conserved. The Potting Shed and The Fodder store each sleeps 2+2, The Coach House 3+2, The Barn 4+2 and Hooch Hall sleeps 6+4. You may book either the Rectory or any one of it's five additional luxury holiday cottages individually for a romantic honeymoon or a quiet family holiday.
For larger groups, exclusive, private weekend or midweek lets offer accommodation for up to 47 on-site guests, perfect for private wedding parties and a popular choice for birthday celebrations, hen weekends, girlie weekends, pampering parties, spa breaks, or for small team building events.
There's no need to forgo luxury when holidaying with children, we offer five star luxury to families with little ones of all ages and what's more, we don't believe in profiteering from parents, never raising our prices in response to school holidays, a rare find in this day and age!
We'll happily provide travel cots, high chairs and sterilizers for babies and toddlers at no additional cost and kids of all ages will simply LOVE the scrumptious home-made chocolate cake and biccies you'll find in your cottage when you arrive.
We try to help you to keep packing to a minimum, all bed linen and towels are provided and in bathrooms, you'll find soap, toilet rolls and complimentary travel shampoo, shower gel and body lotion. Kitchens are fully equipped for the keenest of cooks and are supplied with tea bags, ground coffee and sugar and a jug of fresh milk chilling in the fridge for your arrival. All cleaning products including dishwasher tablets, tea towels, hand towels and dish cloths are provided including necessities such as salt, pepper, cooking oil, foil, cling film and kitchen roll. Freeview or Sky TV is installed in all properties together with Sky sports 1 and 2 and there's complimentary WiFi too. An excellent village shop a few minutes walk away offers an excellent range of daily essentials for your stay.
There are a few luxury extras you may choose to book; our babysitting service will keep the kids safe and happy while you go out for some adult relaxation or you may prefer to stay in and enjoy a relaxing massage from one of our visiting therapists. There are tasty local dishes to order for the freezer, ideal for lazy arrivals and for larger family groups, you may even book a chef to cater for your every need from a BBQ to a formal dinner party and everything in between. There are even bookable maid services to clean up for you as you go along or you could simply book a maid to clean as you leave, now that's 5* luxury!
In the heart of the Herefordshire countryside, The Olde Rectory offers a safe haven for children. Set in 3 acres of grounds, there's plenty of space for them to run around and with a quiet village lane beyond, there's no need to worry about traffic! An ancient apple and walnut orchard is perfect for scrumping, den building or hide and seek and there's a mown area ideal for ball games.
We can arrange on-site activities for all ages from Circus Skills to Duck Herding and Laser Clay shooting, something for all the family
The village offers some lovely circular 'door to door' walks and has an excellent recreation ground with swings, slides and climbing frames aimed at primary age children and a football pitch for the older ones. A shallow stream running through the village is perfect for toddling tots searching for frogspawn or sticklebacks and a stroll down the lane brings you to the river Teme for some more serious fishing or canoeing. The two village pubs both welcome families with casual menus to cater for all tastes.
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|Size||Sleeps up to 31, 16 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham 50 km, Nearest railway: Worcester Foregate Street or Shrub Hill 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||16 bedrooms, 15 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms, 10 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||8 Sofa beds, Single beds (5), Double beds (13), Cots (4), Dining seats for 31, Lounge seats for 31|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Trampoline|
The Heart of England/Peak District
A gloriously rural and unspoilt part of England, very much undiscovered and without the trail of tourist cars!