Property Instructions - Wayside Cottage

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Care of the Property

We have decorated and equipped our properties to a high specification, most items have been individually sourced and are expensive to replace. Thank you for looking after everything. We do understand that occasionally accidents happen; please report breakages as soon as possible to give us time to replace them before the next guests arrive. Please refer to our terms and conditions with any questions.


The property is strictly non-smoking. If smoking outside please don’t leave cigarette ends on the ground.

Come Again Soon!

Finding it hard to leave and want to come back soon? Book your next stay Holiday at Home within 7 days of your departure and receive a 5% discount… Feel free to share this code with friends and family and treat them to 5% off their first stay with us.

Loyalty Scheme

From your 4th stay at our Holiday at Home luxury properties, you will receive your own loyalty card. Benefits that include 5% discount off future bookings. Ts & Cs apply.

Lost Property

Unfortunately, if guests leave behind any personal belongings, they must be claimed within two weeks. We are happy to re

turn any goods for a small charge of £10 depending on the item. Please note goods will not be kept any longer than two weeks due to the high volume of lost property accumulated.

Frequently Asked Questions

These can be found online here:

Recycling and Rubbish

All bins can be found at the rear of the cottage. Plastic boxes are provided for recycling. They are situated at the rear of the property. We recycle glass, paper, cans and recyclable plastics and cartons (check on the pack) please use the boxes accordingly, please help by making sure bottles, cans and containers are clean before putting them into the box. If you require your bin emptying during your stay please call our reception. Please do not leave rubbish bags outside where animals may be tempted.

Kitchen Appliances:

Dishwasher: Press the power button located on the left-hand side of the control panel on the door. Select the desired wash setting on the right of the control panel. Close the door.

Microwave: To use the microwave turn the lower dial to the desired power and then use the top dial for the timer. To cook for less than 2 minutes turn the timer dial past 2 minutes then return it to the time required.

Hob: Make sure the red light to the right-hand side is switched on. Select the hob ring you wish to use dependent on the size of pan required. Press, twist and hold the knob for around 5 seconds until the gas ring ignites and stays lit.

Oven: Twist the left dial to the desired function. Twist the right dial to the desired temperature.

Washing Machine: The washing machine is in the kitchen. Spin the control dial to your desired setting. The spin speed can be altered by pressing the spin button. Shut the door and press the ‘Start/Pause’ button to commence the cycle