We are able to hold a booking for 2 days if required. A 20% deposit is then necessary to secure the booking. The final amount is due 12 weeks prior to the arrival date. If a security deposit is required the amount will be shown when you make your booking. Any security deposit will be requested the week before you arrive and will be returned within 10 days of your departure, provided that the property is left in a satisfactory condition.
3 night weekend: 4pm Fri - 10am Mon
4 night mid week: 4pm Mon - 10am Fri
7 night week: 4pm Fri - 10am Fri or 4pm Mon to 10am Mon
Property address: Once you have made a booking, you'll find this within your booking information.
Directions: Directions can also be found within your booking information once you have secured your holiday.
Check In: 4 weeks before your stay you will be able to access your Check In Details within your booking. Here you will find the owners/managers contact information and details of how to access the property on your arrival.
Catering, pampering and activities: These can all be booked directly with the provider and can be found under EXTRAS.
Places to eat: Please see THINGS TO DO for information on places to eat near the property.
Cots: 2 toddler beds, 2 cots and 2 highchairs are available at no extra charge. These should be selected when doing your room configurations.
Room configurations: All rooms have zip and link beds that can be arranged as superkings or twins. Bedroom 4 has the option of an access friendly elevating bed which you will need to request after you have made your booking. There is no extra charge for this. This room also has the option of a hoist for easy escape in the event of an emergency- again you will need to request this.
Dogs: 2 dogs are allowed at this property by prior arrangement. There is a charge of £50 per dog. The garden is completely enclosed so dogs can't get out.
BBQ: There is a gas BBQ for use from Easter to the end of October, with gas provided.
BBQ Lodge: Available all year round and uses charcoal (one bag of charcoal provided).
WIFI: The Wifi at Shires is very good. There is BT Infinity fibre connected to the property so wifi speeds are much better than normally expected in such a rural area.
Sky: This property has Sky Q in the cinema room, a Freeview TV in the games room and Smart TVs and Amazon Dot in the kitchen and all bedrooms.
Music: There is a surround sound system at Shires.
Food deliveries: Asda, Waitrose, Sainsburys, Tesco, COOK and Dart Fresh will all deliver to this property. Please arrange deliveries for after your 4pm arrival. We recommend that you put your name and mobile number on the delivery information.
What's provided for your stay: There is enough crockery, cutlery and glasses for a dinner party. You'll find at least 2 toilet rolls per toilet. salt and pepper, tea, coffee, sugar, washing-up liquid, dishwasher tablets, tea towels, a dish cloth and scourer sponge, oven gloves, kitchen roll, tin foil, cling film, bin bags, 2-in-1 washing powder, hand soap, Welcome Packs of shower gel, moisturiser and bath soak. Hairdryers in all bedrooms.
Bed linen and towels: All duvets, pillows and bed linen are provided. Duvets and pillows are filled with synthetic fibres. Cot mattress sheets, bath robes, bath towels and hand towels are supplied.
Spa towels: These are not provided. We recommend that you bring extra towels and appropriate footwear (flip-flops) for use in the spa hall.
Swimming pool: The pool is in the attached spa hall and is heated to 28-30 degrees, measuring 10m x 5m with a constant depth of 1.2m. There are steps in the corner for access.
Hot tub: The hot tub is also in the spa hall and can be used year round. If requested a hoist can be installed to aid access into the hot tub for the less able bodied.
Neighbours: Please read our Terms and Conditions regarding noise.
Nearest shops: Please see THINGS TO DO for information on towns and shops.
Taxis: This information can be found on EXTRAS.
Departure: For information on how to leave the property please click HERE