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.    

Stay Duration:

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.

Useful Information:

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.

Property information:

Number of guests: Whimbrels Barton sleeps 16 guests in 8 bedrooms over 3 self contained cottages. Bean Goose Barn sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms, Curlews Halt and Snipes Rest both sleep 4 in 2 bedrooms. You can all dine together in Shovellers, a separate dining hall with a table to seat all, a kitchen area and comfy seating. Please refer to the FLOOR PLANS for clarity.

Cots: 1 travel cot and 1 highchair are available at no extra charge. There are stairgates available for each unit. These should be selected when doing your room configurations. 

Room configurations: All beds at Whimbrels Barton are zip and link so can be arranged as super kings or twins.

Dogs: 2 dogs are allowed at Whimbrels Barton by prior arrangement - note that Bean Goose Barn and Snipes Rest are dog friendly (1 dog per cottage only) but Curlews Halt is not. There is a charge of £50 per dog.

BBQ: Each cottage has a charcoal fired BBQ with some fuel provided. Barbecues can be used from Easter to the end of October.

WIFI: There is WiFi, however this is a rural location and so the speeds may not be as quick as you are used to. We would recommend that you download anything that you might need before your stay to avoid being disappointed. 

Wood-burner: There are wood-burning stoves in the lounge at each cottage. Some logs and kindling are supplied for these with more available to purchase if required.

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: In each cottage 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 towels and hand towels are supplied. 

Spa towels: These are provided. We recommend that you bring appropriate footwear (flip-flops) for going to and from the hot tub/outdoor baths.

Hot Tubs/Outdoor Baths: Bean Goose Barn has a large circular hot tub with a diameter of 2.25m, so it can seat 8-9 people; Curlews Halt and Snipes Rest both have quirky outdoor baths. The hot tub is wood fired - wood is provided. The baths have a direct water supply from the cottages.

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.