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Beautifully Modernised Farmhouse w/2 Hot Tubs & Annex, Games Room, Sleeps 23



Updated: 08-Oct-2016
Farmhouse in Wick, Nr. Bath, Somerset, England - 10 Minutes From Bath And 20min From Bristol

The farmhouse features 2 private hot tubs and inc a rustic self contained annex in the grounds. In total sleeps 23 which is ideal for large parties inc well behaved hen/, stag or several families.The lounge has a large dining table that seats 18/20.

50% Deposit payable at time of booking, balance due 1 month before, plus cleaning / damage deposit £500 on hen parties £1000 families and mixed couples £1000 for stag refundable after 7 days subject to inspection

please leave in a clean and tidy condition as damage and cleaning will be taken from your deposit if not. min 2 nights


PLEASE CONTACT US on mcalindenproperty@hotmail.com or tel 07831490280

  • Sleeps 23
  • 7 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

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About the Owner

Hi my name is Jim Mcalinden and I'm a 48years old property developer in Bath, I do residential and holiday lets in bath I also have 3 flats in bath, let for holidays and hen parties All my properties are in 5 star condition and furnished to a very high standard as I would if I stayed there myself.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a fantastic time all 18 seated at the enormous table fri and out in bath to clubs sat thanks gemma and the hens,

Dads 40th will be great weekend to remember every one there bbq and walks and a trip to bath on the open top buses a great house ,
Jan 2013
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5 Reviews

based on 5 holidaymaker reviews


Excellent venue for a hen do

  • 5 of 5

Booked this property for two nights for a hen weekend. All the bedrooms were nice and spacious with comfortable beds. Living areas (lounge and dining room) perfect for big group meals and the kitchen is very well equipped with all the necessary pots, pans, crockery, cutlery and glasses. Hot tubs were excellent (although I'd suggest asking the temperature is set a bit lower before you arrive - they were too hot for us on the first night!) Great outdoor seating area too. Bath only a short drive away and beautiful countryside nearby. Can't recommend this highly enough for large group stays.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi noted hot tub temp , how ever when the lid is off for a while temp drops many thanks jim
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Could be so much better

  • 3 of 5

This is a decent place for a big group. Plenty of beds and a big house. However, we all felt that the place could be so much better as was not maintained well at all. Neither hot tub worked properly, the jets on 1 didn't work at all, and only 1 jet worked on the other. The place could be a LOT cleaner. You have to take your own towels, and there are literally no towels anywhere, we even went out to buy our own tea towels as we were using toilet roll in the kitchen! The dishwasher did not work throughout the stay and thats a lot of washing up. Lots of light bulbs were broken so we had to move lamps around to lighten dark areas.

I would call this place good for big groups purely on the size, but do not expect luxury at all.

Communication prior was really poor and I felt nervous transferring the large sums of money as seemed very disorganised. I even had an email requesting payment weeks after it had been sent.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was unaware of the dish washer as it happened that week end and they never informed me as I would have tried to get it fixed , the hot tubs do work but they were not operated correctly , we clearly state on booking that there is no towels supplied . We do have a very good track record at this property
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Absolutely Excellent

  • 5 of 5

15 of us spent 2 nights in this fabulous house, wonderfully decorated, interior was beautiful, exactly as described. Glasses, pots and plates etc a plenty - no need to take any with you. Bath was just £15 away in a taxi great for a girls get away or night out. Lovely local pubs within a mile or so. Great communication and service from the owner - super helpful. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. It was absolutely fantastic!!!! I will never forget this weekend away.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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fantastic hen house!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Highfield farm for my best friend's hen do and we loved the property, from the ample living area to the hot tubs to the lovely quotes on the lounge and bathroom walls, it was a great base for our weekend and everyone loved it. We also had a cocktail making class at the house one night (booked separately) and the dining room procedure perfect space for him to set up.

Owners were helpful and answered Amy queries we had. Would definitely recommend for a hen party, big group of friends or family.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The perfect base in Bath

  • 5 of 5

Cannot recommend this place highly enough - perfect base for a hen weekend in Bath.. It's even better than it looks in the pictures - very clean, comfy beds, loads of space (even with 25 people staying for the weekend) and the owner is very helpful and accommodating. The kitchen is really well equipped for group cooking - plenty of plates, glasses, pans etc - and a huge dining room across the side of the house.

We stayed in the Winter which was nice as the main house was lovely and snug, but it would be lovely to stay in Summer as the BBQ area and hot tubs would be great in the sunshine.

Just make sure you book cabs in advance if you want to go into Bath/Bristol in the evenings.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Very close to bath , and bristol only 9 miles too!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : BRISTOL at 15 Miles Nearest Barpub : UPTON INN at 3 Miles Nearest Golf : TRACEY PARK at 3 Miles Nearest Train : BATH SPA at 7 Miles Nearest Motorway : M4 at 5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : UPTON INN at 3 Miles Nearest Beach : WESTON SUPER mare at 20 Miles

Special interest holidays:

We can also have a local minibus company to do return trip mini bus to Bath return £10 each or Bristol poa . Professional caterers with menus to suit your budget, hog roasts , waiters in the buff, sumo wrestling, cocktail making workshop, pole dancing lessons, we can arrange, clay pigeon shooting 4 min drive. Bath races is 5 min drive. go karting ,


Bath is only a 10 min drive, Bristol 30min drive There are numerous 1400 and 1600 century villages ie Castle Combe, Laycock a short drive away plus the beautiful Georgian city of Bath 10 min drive with its world heritage title. shops restaurants bars and clubs


Bath spa train stn is 10 min drive/taxi.


Walkers, horse riding mountain bikers, artists and horse race enthusiasts (as bath racecourse is less than 10 minutes drive) also the beautiful Georgian city of bath (with the newly opened bath spa) just 12 min drive with numerous sites and activities along with all the various small villages such as Castle Combe. Laycock, Stonehenge etc

Further Details:

Sorry min 2 nights


Rental rates

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner by email mcalindenproperty@hotmail.com A 50% deposit is required at the time of booking(non refundable), remaining balance due 1 month prior plus £500 cleaning & damage deposit (refundable) is payable with second payment, refunded within 1 week of returning provided property is left clean and no damage or breakages. Minimum 2 nights

Changeover Day:
Arrival 12pm. Early check in/late checkout may be available on request POA. Please vacate property by 12am prompt to allow for cleaning/ linen for next guests.

Notes on prices:
PLEASE NOTE WE ONLY HAVE AN ENGLISH BANK ACCOUNT HSBC. PLEASE TEL Jim on 07738381618 if you have any queries


Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 08-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • farmhouse


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • children welcome

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • 1 wet room plus 2 bathrooms in farmhouse and 1 bathroom/shower in annex.


  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Bedroom 7
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 23 Notes on bedrooms: All bedrooms have single beds plus 2 bunk beds and 2 doubles. 5 bedrooms, and then annex has 2 bed rooms 1 double and singles


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Notes on accommodation: MIN 2 NIGHTS Outside: Outside features patio furniture, barbecue area and a real working Well, Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Clean linen provided. Sorry no towels , min 2 nights Other: 1 hot tub is under cover, the other hot tub is outside, games room inc pool table darts and table football

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