We hope the following information will help you plan your stay at Zippity. Please also see our House Rules.
Accommodation: Please see Zippity Accommodation.
Address: This can be found within your booking once you have secured your holiday.
BBQ: Gas barbecue for year round use. Fuel is provided.
Bed Linen and Towels: Duvets and pillows (synthetic fibres), bed linen, cot mattress sheets, bath robes and towels are provided. Please bring your own towels and appropriate footwear for use with the pool.
CCTV/Noise Monitors: There is CCTV covering the driveway of the private estate. For more information please see Noise Monitors At Your Large Group Holiday House and CCTV At Your Large Group Holiday House.
Check In Details: This information can be accessed within your booking 4 weeks before your stay. Check in time - 4pm. Check out time - 10am.
Coffee Machine: 2 cafetieres.
Cots: 2 travel cots available on request. These are for infants aged 2 years and under.
Decorations: Please be respectful if you wish to decorate the property for a special occasion. Guests must not bring balloons with glitter into the property or garden and must not stick anything to walls, fixtures or furnishings.
Departure: Please see On Your Departure From a Sleeps12 Property.
Directions: These can be found within your booking information after you have secured your holiday.
Dogs: 2 dogs welcome (small charge per pet). Please ensure you have read our Dog Rules before planning to bring your pet. Dogs must be fed outside or in the utility room.
Electric Vehicle Charging: There are 2 EVPs shared by all properties on the Estate. You will need to download an App to use this and can pay for usage by card. Due to insurance restrictions guests will not be able to use outdoor plugs or cables from the house to charge vehicles. Please see Electric Vehicle Charging and Holiday Accommodation for important information.
Essentials: Enough crockery and cutlery for a dinner party for 16 guests, glasses (wine, champagne, pint, water/spirit, plastic wine and tumblers for use with pool).
Initial supplies* of the following: 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, washing powder, hand soap and body wash in all ensuites.
Hairdryers in all bedrooms, ironing board and iron.
*These items are not necessarily provided for the whole of your stay - you may need to buy more.
Features: 8m outdoor heated pool, outdoor cinema, games room.
Food Deliveries: Waitrose, Sainsburys, Tesco, Asda, Morrisons, COOK and Dart Fresh (Mon, Weds, Fri only) will 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. When you place your order note that the Wiltshire Estate has recently been allocated a new postcode - BA13 4GF. If the delivery driver cannot find Zippity using this postcode, he should try the old one - BA13 4AQ.
Games Room: Pool table, table football, table tennis, air hockey and TV wall with 7 TVs.
Garden: Secure walled garden, outdoor furniture, 15m glass fronted roof terrace.
Highchairs: 2 provided on request.
Kitchen/Utility: Electric range with 2 ovens, 2 microwaves, 2 dishwashers, US style fridge-freezer, 4 ring induction hob, ice maker, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Music: BlueTooth speaker. Note that, as per our Terms and Conditions, no additional amplification equipment can be brought to this property.
Outdoor Fireplace: Wood fired for year round use, wood and firelighters provided.
Parking: Off road parking for several vehicles, helipad and runway.
Pizza Oven: Table top gas fired pizza oven for year round use, gas provided. See the perfect Homemade Pizza Dough recipe.
Rooms: 6 ensuite bedrooms (1 bathroom with bath and overhead shower, 5 shower rooms), huge glass fronted living/entertaining space with kitchen, dining area and snug, utility room, large games room, WC.
Room Configurations: Bedrooms 1, 3, 4 and 6 have zip and link beds that can be arranged as super kings or twins; Bedrooms 2 and 5 have zip and link beds that can be either a king size or two 2ft 9" singles.
Swimming Pool: The pool is in the garden and is heated so can be used year round. It measures 8m x 4.5m, has bubble jets around the edges and a water volcano. There are steps in the corner to aid access or to sit on. If guests wish to bring their own inflatables to use in the swimming pool these must not contain glitter.
Note that the pool has a cover which is designed to keep it covered and warm whilst not in use. It is very important that this is replaced every time you have finished using it otherwise it may create plumbing and heating problems and you may not be able to use the pool for the rest of your stay.
TVs: There is a TV in the snug area with Sky (BT Sports); in the Games Room there is a wall of 7 TVs; the central one has Sky TV with BT Sports - the others are Smart TVs that are linked to it and can also be used as games consoles. Bedrooms 1-4 also have Smart TVs. The outdoor cinema has a huge TV and waterproofed controls so that you can even watch TV when you're in the pool.
Please note that the following applies as per our Terms & Conditions and House Rules: No noise after 11pm (consideration for neighbouring properties) - no smoking or vaping – no candles, open flames, fireworks, lanterns or drones – personal electrical items must not be left charging unattended nor devices left plugged in whilst away from the property - appliances such as washing machines and cooking equipment should not be left running whilst away from the property – electrical items must only be used according to manufacturer’s instructions – personal extension leads and adapter blocks should not be used.