Where is Sheephouse Manor Cottages?
Sheephouse Manor Cottages
We are well signposted off Sheephouse Road, opposite number 52.
What Is There to Do Nearby?
Plenty! Sheephouse is situated perfectly for families, the nature lover, adrenaline junkie, foodie or cultural geek.
What Is There for Children Near You?
- You won't even need to leave the premises to find our zipwire, trampoline and large gardens, perfect for children to let off steam.
- Popular local attractions for families are Legoland, Odds Farm, Longridge, Norden Farm, the Lookout Discovery Centre, Taplow Lake Watersports, Thorpe Park, Cliveden, Windsor Great Park, Burham Beeches and Windsor Castle.
Where Is the Nearest Shop?
There is a small Co-op at the end of Sheephouse Road, connected to the petrol station, a 20 min walk away.
There is a large Sainsburys and Waitrose in Maidenhead town centre. A huge Tesco is just over Maidenhead bridge into Taplow. Cookham Village has a sufficient Countrystores.
Where Is the Nearest Pub/ Restaurant?
We love dining by the river! We recommend The Boathouse at Boulter's Lock, a 15-minute walk away.
Are There Laundry Facilities on Site?
Yes, we have a commercial sized washing machine and tumble dryer for use of guests. These are coin operated with £1 coins.
The washing machine costs £4 and the dryer £1 per 10 minutes. We also have a washing line available for free use.
Is There Parking?
Yes, we have free, quiet off-street parking.
Cottages and pods have 1 space allocated per cottage. Cottage 2 has 2 spaces, and the West Wing has 3 spaces. Please call to discuss alternative arrangements and if you need more parking.
What Do I Need to Bring With Me?
Basically, just clothes and food! We provide bed linen, towels, tea towels, washing up liquid, hand soap, shampoo and three toilet rolls. We also supply salt and pepper.
Is There a Minimum Booking Period?
Yes, the minimum booking period is usually 2 weeks. However, we occasionally advertise for shorter lets subject to availability. We suggest you call us direct to discuss on 01628 776902.
Terms and Conditions of Booking
Minimum booking period is usually 2 weeks. For shorter lets please contact us directly on 01628 776902,or email us on [email protected]
We accept payment by bank transfer or by Stripe payment. Details of our bank will be sent upon booking.
A non reundable deposit of 50% of the booking total is payable upon making booking.
The balance is payable in full 28 days before arrival.
If you cancel at any point, then please be aware we are not obliged to offer any refund. We recommend you take out your own insurance.
In special circumstances we will offer as a gesture of goodwill, to refund you if we can successfully rebook the cottage or West Wing. Refunds are not guaranteed in any circumstances, and will be made pro rata to any successful rebooking.
A refundable Damage Deposit of £80.00 will be added to all booking and also a one off check out clean of £65.00. Pets are charged as an additional £5.00/pet/night.
The damage deposit will be refunded by same method as payment was received.
To receive this please ensure you comply with the checking out requests ; removal of all rubbish to the large black and blue bins on site; all kitchen items washed and put away; removal of all traces of pet hair; beds stripped.
All damages must be reported and will be charged for.
Noise to be kept to a minimum between the hours of 11.00pm and 8.00am please.
Does My Cottage Get Cleaned?
You can book a weekly or otherwise clean. This will include a change of bed linen and towels and a top up of all tea tray products/toilet paper.
From £50.00 to £65.00 per cottage
Alternatively, you can buy your own top-ups as they run out and use our laundry facilities to change your sheets/towels.
How Safe Is the Nearby Area? What Safety Precautions Are in Place?
We are between Cookham village and the Maidenhead riverside area. These are both quiet, safe places. There is very little crime.
Sheephouse has never had a need for CCTV cameras. On the small chance there are intruders, we find that our dogs are very competent at alerting us!
Can I Bring Pets? Does This Cost?
Can I Walk My Dog Nearby?
Yes! We are in a very green area with some beautiful places to walk with or without a dog nearby.
We recommend the nearby Thames Path or Widbrook Common, both 5-10 mins walk from the door. Ask us for more information and find the maps of great local routes in your Welcome Booklet.
Can I Leave My Dog in My Cottage Alone?
We do not allow dogs to be left alone in the cottages for more than two hours. We are not a kennels. We can recommend dog sitters and dog walkers for you. Find more information in your welcome booklet or on our pets page.
Can I Use the Pool?
Yes, the pool is open for use when the ladder is in place. When there is no ladder, the pool is closed. There is no lifeguard. Please supervise children and all non-swimmers AT ALL TIMES. We are not responsible for accidents in the pool. It is at your own risk with which you use the pool. We regret that visitors are not permitted to use the pool.
Can I Invite Guests Round?
Yes, within reason. We do not allow big parties.
Can My Children Use the Play Equipment?
This includes the zipwire and trampoline found in the paddock, as well as the pool (during summer months). Yes, but supervision is required if they are young. We are not responsible for accidents. We are not a public facility, but a privately owned business. Please note there is a 3ft deep pond and smaller pond in the front garden.
This guidance also applies to visiting guests using our play equipment.
Can I Get Deliveries Made to Me?
Yes, its fine to have Amazon or takeaway food delivered, but please advise the driver of your contact number and cottage number, particularly food deliveries!
How much do the cottages cost?
Cottage 1 £525.00 per week ( small studio, sleeps 2)
Cottage 2 £840.00 per week ( 2 bedroom, sleeps 5)
Cottages 3 and 5 £665.00 per week ( 1 bedroom plus sofa bed in lounge, sleeps 3)
Cottage 4 £665.00 per month ( large studio plus sofa bed , sleeps 3)
West Wing £910.00 per week ( 3 bedroom, sleeps 6)
Price includes VAT, all utilities, complimentary wifi, off streeet parking, use of grounds, coin op laundry and pool ( summer time),
There is an additional check out cleaning charge of £65.00 per let, and a refundable damage deposit of £80.00 added to the accommodation cost. Pets are an additional £5.00/pet/night.
We offer a 10% discount for bookings over 4 weeks.
Shorter lets available last minute, please call us on 01628 776902 for availability