Terms & Conditions


SMOKING:     Please note that SMOKING IS NOT PERMITTED indoors or in any of the stables or outbuildings.

SERVICES:     There is central heating in all rooms, and electricity charges are included in the rates.

LINEN:           Bed linen and bathroom and kitchen towels are provided. If you stay more than one week they are replaced with clean ones on Fridays.  An arrangement can be made for you to use a washing machine and dryer if needed, particularly if you stay for more than one week.

PETS:             Please feel free to bring 1 or 2 well behaved dogs. No bitches in season, please,  and  no other pets allowed.

PARKING:    There is ample parking space next to Little Folly.

AVAILABILITY AND OCCUPANCY:     Little Folly is available from mid-February until the beginning of November for self catering holidays. The accommodation is unsuitable for children under the age of 5.

If you decide to come for a holiday at Little Folly everything possible will be done to make the cottage welcoming for you, and it is hoped you will leave it as you find it.


1. LETTING PERIODS. Normally weekly, from 3 p.m. on Friday to 10 a.m. the following Friday. Short Breaks by arrangement.(During the COVID-19 emergency, please arrive at or after 5 p.m.)

2. DEPOSIT. 25% of the full fee is required on booking.

3. PAYMENT. Online bookings include the deposit and are immediately firm.  Telephone and email bookings are held for five working days, and become firm on receipt of the Booking Form and deposit or payment. The Cottage might be re-let if the deposit is not received in this time.

The balance of the full amount due must be received 4 weeks before the beginning of the booked period. The Cottage might be re-let if full payment is not received by this date.

4. CANCELLATION. If you have to cancel please advise as early as possible. Everything will be done to re-let, so as to return your payment. If there is no re-let, monies paid will be forfeited. It is recommended to take out cancellation insurance.

5. NUMBERS. The number of people or dogs should not exceed the number stated on the Booking Form without prior consent.

6. DOGS. Please do not allow dogs in the bedrooms or on any furniture. Any mess must be removed immediately. Poop-scoops are provided. Your dogs may roam free throughout the grounds, but they must always remain their owners’ responsibility, and must never be left unattended. Note that no other pets are allowed.

7. CLEANLINESS AND BREAKAGES. Great care is taken to see that everything is clean and in good order for your arrival. The hirer must undertake to keep all furniture, equipment and fittings in the same condition as they were found. Breakages and damage must be notified immediately, and paid for at a reasonable cost determined by the owner. (Please do not attempt  to replace or repair anything without agreement.) Note that SMOKING IS NOT PERMITTED indoors or in any of the stables or outhouses.

8. ACCESS. The owner reserves the right to enter the property, but everything will be done to ensure absolute privacy and complete undisturbed peace and quiet all the time

9. RISK. The owner cannot accept liability for loss, damage or injury to the hirers’ property, vehicles, pets etc. or for personal injury, however caused.