Sterling Cottage & Annexe

Sterling Cottage & Annexe

Sleeps up to 18 - 7 Bedrooms - Hot Tub - Snooker Table - Bar Area


Perfect party house with a hot tub, cosy log burner & more!

Experience a quaint setting filled with charm and character from the moment you arrive through the electric gates at Sterling Cottage, with its grade II listed status and pretty thatched roof. As you enter, you will discover exposed beams, low ceilings and doorways, and a cosy log burner to make you feel instantly at home. This is combined seamlessly with modern luxuries and contemporary additions, striking the most elegant balance to suit all tastes. Located in Langport in rural Somerset, this stunning cottage and additional annexe is the perfect venue for a relaxed hen party escape.

Property Information

Sterling Cottage and Annexe provide the perfect portion of indulgence, boasting features from Chesterfield leather sofas and a baby grand piano to a carved wooden four-poster bed and enclosed gardens with a croquet lawn. You can truly kick back and relax with luxuries such as the American style fridge with ice maker in the well-equipped kitchen, where you can top up your tipple before hopping into the private hot tub. The peaceful atmosphere is counteracted conveniently by the bustling town of Langport situated just half a mile away, and you can choose to venture out on country walks with your family and friends and do a spot of birthday shopping, or stay in your cosy retreat and enjoy our creative and tailor-made packages, such as a delicious three course meal prepared and cooked by a private chef, or a choice of calming spa treatments to indulge in, all brought to you.

You can also opt to dine al-fresco together on the terrace on a sunny afternoon which is a warming suntrap during the summer months. Retire as your night draws in, to one of the seven beautifully furnished bedrooms within the cottage and annexe, which of course will provide no less than 400 thread count cotton bed linen for a peaceful and relaxing slumber. Sterling Cottage is just what you and your family need for a retreat to remember.

Hot Tub & Living Spaces

As you walk into the idyllic thatched cottage, you will be greeted by the inviting entrance-hall, with a downstairs WC room. As you saunter through to the well-equipped kitchen you will find all the appliances you need, with a beautiful granite work surface throughout. The door from the kitchen leads to the rear terrace and garden, so let the light and air in while you relax during breakfast. The kitchen also has a pantry to store your goods, and is complete with a washing machine and dryer if you choose to stay for an extended time. Also on the ground floor is a music room with its very own baby grand piano, fantastic for the music enthusiasts, and this also makes for an elegant photo backdrop, for lasting memories you can take away with you.
Follow through to the dining room where you will find a large dining table to seat sixteen to eighteen guests, with a majestic feature fireplace and log burner. In the sitting room, there is a large sofa, great for gathering round for pamper parties with your friends, but mind your heads, the exposed beams in here and in the TV room make for low headroom. The first floor can be accessed from either of these spaces.
In the separate Annexe, there is a large games room with a snooker table, dart board, bar area, and a WC with access to the croquet and badminton lawn to take your celebration (and competition!) outside if you wish. The private hot tub is also located outside the cottage, a cosy bubbling sanctuary on a cool evening.


7 Bedrooms

On the ground floor Bedroom 1 boasts an Emperor-sized double bed sleeping two guests, and has an en-suite shower room with WC, so you can curl straight up after a hot shower and relax. The bed in this room can be made into two singles if you wish. On the first floor, Bedroom 2 has a standard double bed sleeping two guests. Bedroom 3 sleeps up to four guests in both a zip link double bed which can be separated into singles, and a sofa bed accommodating two. Bedroom 4 is extra special, with a King-sized wooden carved four poster bed, which adds charm and character to the cottage, sleeping two. There is a bathroom for the use of bedrooms 2, 3 and 4, with a wet room, shower and WC. Bedroom 4 is linked to Bedroom 5 by a low and narrow door, and as you lead through you will discover an Emperor-sized bed sleeping two guests, and a private bathroom for the exclusive use of Bedroom 5, with a beautiful roll-top bath, WC and separate shower.

Within the Annexe on the first floor, Bedroom 6 has a King-sized double zip-link bed, which can be separated into two singles. Bedroom 7 boasts a super King-sized double zip-link bed, which can again be separated if your group wishes. This bedroom has an additional sofa bed which sleeps a further two guests. A bathroom is situated within the Annexe providing shower-mixer taps, a bath and WC.

Key Information & Booking Terms

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Bedroom 1 – double bedroom, ground floor (sleeps 2)

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Bedroom 2 – double bedroom, first floor (sleeps 2)

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Bedroom 3 – double bedroom with sofa bed, first floor (sleeps 4)

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Bedroom 4 – double bedroom with a four-poster bed, first floor (sleeps 2)

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Bedroom 5 – double room with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

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Bedroom 6 – annexe, double bedroom, first floor (sleeps 2)

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Bedroom 7 – annexe, double bedroom with additional sofa bed, first floor (sleeps 4)


Facilities (Cottage):

  • Kitchen equipped with microwave, range style oven.gas hob, commercial dishwasher, American fridge-freezer with ice maker, kettle, and toaster.
  • Also equipped with a pantry, washing machine, dryer, iron and board.
  • Music room with baby grand piano.
  • Dining room with large table to seat 16-18.
  • Log burner and feature fireplace in dining room.
  • Sitting room is triple aspect with large sofa.
  • TV room with large flat screen TV and Freeview.

Facilities (Annexe):

  • Large games room with dart board, snooker table, bar area.
  • Turning parking available on the driveway, please note the twin garages are not for clients use.
  • Terraced area accessible outdoors with wooden seating and table.

Bathrooms: 4

Booking Information

Booking Information:

  • We require a non-refundable 30% deposit via bank transfer or cheque only at the time of booking, and the full balance is to be paid 12 weeks prior to your stay.
  • Sorry we do not accept credit cards.
  • We require an additional £500 security deposit for this property aside from your required balance, which is refundable 7 days after you vacate the property provided that there are no damages and house rules are kept to. For further info please see Booking Terms & Conditions
  • Please note: All bookings are subject to a booking fee of £115 which is due at the time of booking and is non refundable.



If you are unable to attend one of our holiday cottages as a result of a national lockdown, where holiday lets have to close, we will offer refund/postponement options. Refunds would be less any booking fee/group policy fee paid and postponements would be subject to a £75 administration charge.

If you are unable to attend one of our holiday cottages as a result in a change in law, ( not guidance )  which restricts number of guests, we will offer refund/postponement options. Refunds would be less any booking fee/group policy fee paid and postponements would be subject to a £75 administration charge.

Our customer care team will contact you in the event of any restrictions.


If you wish to cancel your booking, if the holiday let is still open and available,  we may not be able to offer a refund/postponement. We will however assist you with any insurance claim from any travel insurance you have taken out.


For any refunds ( subject to the above Covid Policy terms & conditions ) we will try to action these refunds as quickly as possible, however please allow up to 14 days for the refund. In extreme circumstances ( national lockdown )  in busy periods this may take a little longer, we kindly ask for your patience, as a small family run business our resources are limited.


All balances must be paid on time for your booking to be secure – If you do not pay your balance on time, your booking may automatically be cancelled. If you cancel your booking prematurely our normal terms and conditions apply.


When placing a new booking with us, we strongly advise that customers take out their own travel insurance with a reputable provider to cover your booking in the event you have to cancel. It is your responsibility to make sure your cover is sufficient and to cover all likely risks that may affect your holiday which include you or members of your party for being unable to travel because you or a member of your party fall ill with covid, or are required to quarantine or self-isolate. These events can be covered by you taking out travel insurance.  We do not provide this.

There are a number of policies that include cover for illness with covid and self-isolation – you can look for suitable cover on comparison sites such as   ( We are not selling, promoting endorsing or recommending any particular product and do not benefit financially from any )

With all new bookings / postponements during the pandemic, all customers have booked under our terms and conditions which include our covid policy above.

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It is your responsibility as a guests to make sure you are familiar with all the latest laws in place before travelling.

House Rules

Check in time. & Check Out Time

Arrival 3pm Depart 10am

If you would like to arrange an earlier check in or late checkout, we can only organise this for you a few days before arrival as it is subject to same day changeovers and may not be possible if we have guests departing or arriving that same day.

Collecting the Keys & Final Arrangements

After the full balance has been paid – we will email you over all final arrangements.


If you have booked Activities, our package coordinator will be in touch with you to arrange the times and send you any menus/ spa choices etc, only once the final balance has been paid and numbers are confirmed.

Please note No 3rd party suppliers are permitted at this property unless booked through Celebration Cottages.

Hot Tub

Please note – Any ladies who are pregnant we recommend that you do not use the hot tub.

Please do not use the hot tub if you have fake tan on.

We recommend that a maximum of 15 – 20 mins is spent in the hot tub at any one time, any longer can result in heat rashes or a reaction to the chemicals used in the hot tub.

Hot tub times 10am – 10pm

Please note there will be someone arriving to check the water in the hot tub early in the mornings, but they will try not disturb you.


Please note – At Certain properties there will be a security person who will lock up the hot tub at 10pm.

Types of bookings

Sorry no stag parties.

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