We offer a selection of extras that you can add to your booking prior to arrival. Browse our extras below:
We can organise a range of other extras for your booking. Browse the list below, please to contact us for more information.
Dowlish Wake Pop Up Catering
The Dowlish Wake ‘Pop Up’ has established a reputation for imaginative and delicious catering with their local pop up bistro evenings. Based less than 2 miles away, the ‘Pop Up’ service can provide a hassle free and fully flexible catering service. Offering a wide range of seasonal menus inspired by worldwide cuisines as well as the more traditional, the Pop Up team can cater for all manner of friends and family gatherings. You may want to enjoy a relaxed and informal supper with our drop off delivery service; or to make your celebration extra special we can offer a fully catered service leaving you with absolutely nothing to do but eat, drink and be merry!
Our menus can be provided as a drop off delivery (our version of a posh takeaway!) or a fully catered basis and if there is something you particularly want we would be only too happy to discuss your requirements.
Contact Becky: 07841 594342 or 01460 250860 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Advance booking is essential.
Gayla at Select Catering offers mouthwateringly delicious food for all occasions using only the freshest and finest ingredients. Enjoy private intimate dining with your closest friends and family to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or reunion while being served restaurant-quality food in the comfort of your stunning holiday home. Your event will be totally stress-free, the table is laid for you and the dining room and kitchen is cleared afterwards so that you can enjoy socialising with your guests. Please take a look at the catered menu.
Gayla also offers a delivered menu if you don't fancy spending your entire holiday planning, shopping, cooking and washing up! Order from the delivered menu and food that tickles your tastebuds will be delivered direct to the fridge/freezer at your holiday home in disposable containers so all you have to do is pop them in the oven and relax!
Email: email@example.com Mobile: 07801375604 Landline: 01823 433514
Flora lives on the Devon/ Somerset border and is a trained Prue Leith's chef who has always loved making people happy through her cooking; she has been catering locally for the last 15 years, the last 10 for sleeps12.
I truly enjoy preparing creative dinners and lunches for celebrations. You can find my catered menu below, together with a special delivered menu that can be left in the fridge or oven ready for you to eat.
We use friendly and attentive waitresses from the surrounding villages and when we arrive we take all the stress away by laying up, cooking, serving and washing up and clearing away: allowing you to relax and enjoy your guests, while eating delicious food in wonderful surroundings.
We believe passionately in sourcing the best ingredients. We keep food miles to a minimum and use the super local meat, farm shops and small suppliers; including organic beef from my parent's farm.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 07771722879
I offer high quality, friendly, and professional catering for all occasions, with the aim of taking the pressure away from you so that you can enjoy more time with friends and family in your beautiful Sleeps12 holiday home without having to worry about anything. I use fresh local ingredients, and I can cater for special dietary needs; menus can be tailored to suit your requirements, with food served at a time that works for you.
My service includes everything from laying the table to clearing away at the end of the meal; you won’t have to do a thing, so you really can sit back and relax.
Feel free to give me a call if you would like to see menus or if you have any questions.
Phone: 07835 772194 Email: email@example.com
I am a passionate chef who delights in preparing quality imaginative food using best local ingredients from trusted suppliers or my own garden. My balanced meal plans are well tried and tested on family, friends and for the last 8 years the lovely guests of the Sleeps 12 properties who I have worked for alongside my great colleague Sarah Sellick. I have had some lovely feedback and nothing gives me more pleasure than repeat bookings!
I will work flexibly with you for your special occasion to offer a meal that you are truly delighted with. On the night I will attempt to give you the stress free feel of a restaurant in the comfort and relaxed atmosphere of your own property. Everything will be laid up at the beginning and cleared away for you by the end. I can provide professional and friendly waiting staff to assist with the efficiency and enjoyment of your evening for larger groups or at your request. I happily cater for children and special dietary requirements and would also be delighted to offer drop off meals with reheat instructions.
I am always looking to improve and update my menus and happy to consider special requests or tweaks to what is on offer.
Please feel free to view sample menus or drop me an email to discuss your requirements.
firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07986829457
Our ethos is simple, we aim to provide all of our customers with great food and excellent service at affordable prices.
Whether you require catering services for you’re wedding day, a birthday or anniversary celebration, a private dinner party, or a buffet for your home or business, you can be sure we will provide the catering solutions to help make it a memorable occasion.
We cater for events across Dorset, Wiltshire and Somerset including Shaftesbury, Gillingham, Mere, Salisbury, Bath, Blandford, Wincanton, Yeovil, Westbury, Warminster and the surrounding areas.
We hope you find our website offers a wide selection of delicious dishes to help inspire your imagination. All of our menus are individually priced to help you plan and budget your upcoming event.
Email: email@example.com Phone: 01747 835363
Stefano makes traditional Italian dishes for local farmers’ markets, food festivals and family events. Our menu changes weekly, by Wednesday evenings, or alternatively Stefano can provide a tailor-made Italian feast to eat fresh or ready in your freezer.
Thai Gourmet provides a top Thai cuisine service delivered in your own home in the UK, cooked in your own kitchen. Genuine ingredients are cooked for you by superb Thai Chef Khun Pratuan to recipes drawn from her long experience and instinctive knowledge based on the traditional methods and dishes of her Mother and Grandmother.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01935 579019 or 07977860002
COOK - Remarkable Frozen Meals
We have partnered with COOK in Taunton to make their fabulous frozen meals available to all of our guests.
For those of you that haven't come across COOK before, they make dishes using the same ingredients and techniques that you would use at home so everything looks and tastes homemade.
Once you have placed an order, they will deliver your meals to your holiday cottage in advance or on the evening of your arrival.
You can shop online, e-mail or call the COOK shop in Taunton, details below.
Please note that there is a minimum order value of £30 to qualify for delivery.
Email: email@example.com. Phone: 01823323001
Caroline Woodyer Therapies is a locally based (Curload, Stoke St Gregory) mobile massage experience, offering on-site treatments for your holiday / break.
My aim is to allow you and your friends/family to fully indulge and relax in the comfort of your cottage whilst away on holiday. As a business, I strive on my clients enjoying themselves and allowing people to completely emerge in my relaxation and pampering therapies that I can offer.
With my simple pricing structure, you can choose your choice of massage and time to suit everyone.
I would love to hear from you and am more than happy to help you with your choice of therapies if you are undecided.
Alternatively, if you would prefer just an individual therapy at my salon in Stoke St Gregory you are more than welcome to come and visit me there.
Phone: 07855 755822 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Introducing Glo - a luxurious, relaxing and truly indulgent visiting spa service. That’s right, you don’t even need to leave the comfort of your holiday property.
Their highly experienced hand-picked therapists will ensure you receive a luxury spa experience from the moment they arrive at your door. With a comprehensive range of treatments and pamper packages to treat you from head-to-toe using high end professional brands, you can tailor the treatments to suit your needs and your schedule.
T: 02070960385 Email: email@example.com
Sheldon Clay Pigeon Shooting
Shaldon Shooting School is set in a deep valley on the edge of Exmoor. We offer coaching for individuals or groups of up to 30 people. No experience is necessary, all ages and abilities are welcome. We supply all the equipment you will need, and plenty of instructors so you are not waiting too long for your turn. We even send someone to meet you so you don’t get lost in the lanes on the way! Lunch can be arranged in a great local pub.
Phone: 01398 328 035 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Birds Hill Days - Activities in the Country
A unique opportunity to experience country activities on 170 acres in one of the most beautiful settings within Exmoor National Park. Activities include clay shooting and pistol shooting or archery and laser clay shooting which can be done on-site if there is room.
Phone: 07748 498457
Hens with Pens
Don your beret and get creative at a hen party life drawing class at one of our Sleeps 12 properties with Hens with Pens.
Class duration: 1.5 hours
What hens get:
• Tutor and model comes to you
• Drawing materials provided
• Retro swing music included
• Berets and moustaches to wear for fun
• No experience necessary – you don’t need to be able to draw already!
30mins: group drawing games/exercises 1 hour: life drawing from a male model
All of our tutors are experienced and qualified artists. You don’t need any experience and there’s no need to worry about your drawing ability – the idea is just to have fun!
Email: email@example.com. Phone: 0203 291 3651
Private Cocktail Bartender
Hire your own private cocktail bartender for your celebration.
Three options available:
- Personal Cocktail Bartender - A personal bartender to come to your home and make cocktails for you and your guests
- Personal Cocktail Bartender and a Butler in the Buff
- Cocktail Clinic - A personal fun training session to teach you about cocktails and how to make them.
- All Inclusive Package - professional cocktail bartender for 2.5 hours, all ingredients based on 4 cocktails each, plastic glasses and menus. The perfect pre going out drinks party, hen party or just as a warm up before the party really starts!
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01179 415825
Butlers in the Buff
Charming, innocent and just a little cheeky!
Experts in etiquette, “Butlers in the Buff” will transform any party or event – whether it’s a corporate event, a birthday celebration, hen night or just a girl’s night in - into a truly memorable evening.
Operating nationally, they have a range of Butlers on offer. So wherever the event, you will be provided with the perfect butler! And if you would prefer them to wear something other than their pinny, the Butlers can tailor their outfit to match the party’s theme. How about a topless Butler in trousers, or even a kilt?!
So, let our lovely butlers take the stress out of entertaining, sit back and enjoy the view while your butler tops up your drinks and waits your guests hand and foot.
Butlers in the Buff provide a premium, highly professional, bespoke service that is at once truly decadent and truly sophisticated.
Special Offers for Sleeps12:
Fantastic rates for Sleeps12 customers only!
Prices start from £139.00 for 1 butler for 2 hours. Please contact Butlers in the Buff direct on 01275395336
Fun Family Photography
Why not celebrate your family gathering with a photo-shoot with award-winning portrait photographer Emily Fairweather? Emily knows the Sleeps 12 properties well, choosing stunning natural backdrops for your family portraits & providing beautiful natural photographs to remind you of your happy holiday.
Emily will produce contemporary black and white images and vibrant colourful photos using natural light and gorgeous rural backgrounds at your Sleeps 12 property, garden and surrounding countryside. A typical shoot will last around an hour and will take place in two or three different parts of the garden/house – wherever the best light is. She’ll do large family group portraits and then a variety of smaller family shots in any combination you like!
Prices start at £195.
Call Emily on 01984 667281 / 07958 763029
Crafty Hen Parties
The Crafty Hen offers fun craft workshops delivered by professional crafts people for hen parties. Our flock of friendly tutors will help you make many things to use and wear, perhaps even for the wedding or hen weekend.? We tailor your workshops and parties exactly to your needs and the group requests. We come to your accommodation and provide all materials and equipment as well as expert tuition.
We can offer sessions in making garters, nipple tassels or customising knickers. There is also a range of jewellery making workshops to choose from. Why not select one of the most popular activities from flower crowns, knicker customisation, facinator making, cocktail rings, ceramic painting and gater making! You can even make your own bunting, why not work together and use this to decorate your wedding.? With some of our workshops we can offer vintage options, you can incorporate vintage fabrics and antique lace into your creations.?
The Crafty Hen is now also offering baby shower and Christmas workshops too. The range is so diverse you are sure to find an activitiy to suit your group.
Email: email@example.com Phone: 01179 548002
The Gin & Sin co.
Somerset Mobile Gin Bar
The Gin & Sin Co are an independent, family run Mobile Gin bar based in Somerset.
We are available for hire for weddings, parties and business events for which we offer a range of drinks packages tailor made to meet your individual requirements.
We have our signature menu of carefully selected Gins & Tonics, Gin cocktails and Prosecco. You will also find us at various local festivals, Country fairs and shows, village fetes and street parties.
Phone: 07969 363 884
Imaginate Events Fun Casino & Poker Hire
Casino nights are the latest and fastest growing entertainment suitable for all ages and can be provided in various combinations to accommodate your event or venue.
All tables are full size with all relevant equipment, chips, croupiers and fun money with a prize for the highest roller.
A choice of tables are available and can be booked from just one to as many as you require. We can advise on how many tables and the types of games subject to the number of guests, timings and budget.
Our croupiers will teach and advise anyone who has never played the games before and even show you some inside secrets the casinos don’t want you to know!
Roulette, Blackjack & Texas ‘no limit’ hold’em Poker
Other services available include Race nights, Giant games, Arcade hire, Music, Giant Slot Car tracks and lots more.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01823 667923 or 07549893033
Cupcakes and Cookies
Have fun making decorations for cupcakes and cookies. Suitable for the complete novice or the more experienced.
Make decorations for cupcakes from butter cream icing to sugar paste butterflies, snow flakes, shoes, roses and many other flowers and shapes.
Ice and decorate cookies from dresses and cakes to farm animal shapes.
All equipment supplied and 6 cakes, lots of flavors to choose from and 2 cookies ready to go.
Just bring an apron and some imagination!
The party will last approximately 2 hrs (may be longer) and cost £20 per person. Min of 4 people please.
Please call Jackie on for more details or facebook "cakes Jackies cakes"
Email: email@example.com Phone: 01823 672817
Pot Doodles the "paint your own pottery experience" that is Mobile!
A fabulous creative experience for people of all ages and abilities, offering an exciting range of creative activities.
In addition to pottery painting parties, we host fabric painting parties, decoupage parties and create with clay parties.
Guided trekking on the beautiful Quantock Hills, Somerset
Phone: 01823 431 713 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Based in Wellington, we can arrange for Flowers and Balloons to be at the property for you on your arrival. We offer a range of beautiful hand tied bouquets, stunning fragrant traditional style bouquets, pretty basket arrangements, but to name a few. Please phone 01823 661000 to order.
Angie Blackwell and her team of qualified florist's based in Ilminster Somerset are continuing to develop and expand their individual approach to flowers and design, teaching floristry at various venues and running informative and creative workshops.
Give us a call to order, we deliver flowers and plants locally.
Phone: 01460 53020
Taxis - Somerset
Taunton Minibus Hire - Taunton - 01823 257180 - (14, 16 & 21 seater buses available)
Knight Brothers Travel Ltd - Taunton - 01823 442205 - (15, 16, 18 & 24 seater buses available)
Monument Mini Cabs - Wellington - 01823 66 44 44
A1 Taxis - Taunton (next to railway station) - 01823 332211
A Cabs - Taunton 01823 241124 or 07900 900093
(It is recommended that you pre-order taxis in advance).