Information

Evening Dinner

Evening dinner is available every day except Sunday in the guest lounge. To book dinner on your day of arrival just let us know your choice from the menu the day before you get here. Once here, pre-order evening dinner from the menu in the hall.  As we don’t offer a dinner bed and breakfast rate you’ll always be free to explore other dining options in and around Porlock….and if you don’t know the area we’ll be happy to make a few eating suggestions you might like to try. Please note…we only cook dinner for house guests and we don’t offer any lunchtime eating options.

Breakfast Time

Pop down anytime between 8 and 930….see the menu on the home page. Although we’re familiar with offering gluten free etc we still need to know in advance about any special dietary needs you might have.

Children

We welcome children aged 10 years and over.

The Gardens

On warmer days there is plenty of space in the garden with many sitting areas dotted around the grounds…gardening tips always appreciated..spades available..

The Dogs

We have a safe and secure external enclosure which can accommodate a maximum of 2 dogs from the same pack…if required please call in advance to check availability…we dont make any charge for the use of.  Your dog may use our gardens for exercise but of course owners are responsible to clean up the do-dahs. Please note we’re dog lovers ourselves but in the interest of other guests we do not allow dogs in any part of the House. If you’re bringing your dog please ensure he’s kept under your control at all  times….and although its an obvious one please don’t leave him behind when you go out.

The Rest

The gravelled area in front of the house offers ample free parking.

Smoking inside the House is not allowed…smokers have to do it outside.

All bedrooms are on the first floor accessed via a staircase which has 20 stairs and two mid-point 90 degree returns.

If you’re cycling we have a secure lock up area for your bike…please let us know in advance if you require this facility.

Mobile phone reception is generally good from most service providers.

We don’t permit caravans and mobile homes on site.

Its a given that we always expect guests to be considerate to others around them.

We don’t insist on minimum stays.

Cancellation policy. So long as you book direct there’s no penalty to pay if cancellation is advised by phone before 10am 2 days before commencement of your stay. If booking through an agent their cancellation policy / terms may differ from ours.

Wireless is available throughout the House although the signal is better downstairs in the guest lounge than in the bedrooms….ask for the password at check-in.

You’ll find a leaflet display area in the hall..have a look as there’s lots of attractions to see. There’s information on places of interest that you might like to catch a bit further afield…Agatha Christies Holiday Home “Greenway” is a good example….although its 75 miles away its a good day out…so long as you like driving…!  If walking is your thing we have detailed guides and walking suggestions for our local area.