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Useful Information and Contact Details

 

TRAVEL

Railway:

Nearest Mainline Station from London Paddington is STONEHOUSE (between Stroud & Gloucester) c. 4 miles/10-15 mins drive away. There are several through trains each day, some requiring a change of platform at Swindon. N.B. Stonehouse has a short platform so move to the front of the train as it leaves Stroud.

SHOPPING

Local Superstores:
Sainsbury’s nr. Stroud            c. 5 miles                                                         01453 755749
Waitrose,Stroud                       c. 7 miles                                                         01453 757067
Tesco, Quedgeley (nr. Glos)   c. 8 miles                                                         03456 779633
County Store, Stonehouse     c. 4 miles                                                         01453 827438            

Whitminster Local Stores      c. 1 mile (8am to 8pm)                                  01452 741462

FOOD

Pubs & Restaurants:

*Recommend booking in advance for meals
The Bell Inn, Frampton-on-Severn c. 1 mile                                                01452 740346
Whitminster Inn (Pub/Restaurant+Fish&Chips takeaway)                        01452 740234             

+ 2 other restaurants/takeaways:                                                  Chinese      01452 742111

                                                                                                             Indian      01452 741919                   

Fromebridge Mill, off A38 roundabout near Whitminster                        01452 741796
*The Old Passage Inn, Arlingham (by the River)                                         01452 740547
The Ship Inn, Framilode (near the River)                                                     01452 740260
*Stonehouse Court Hotel, Stonehouse, c. 3 miles                                        0871 8713240

The Gate of India, Stonehouse, c. 4 miles  Restaurant + takeaway             01453 792525

The Pizza Planet, Cam                                Pizza delivery to cottage           01453 549549

 

CATERING:

For everything from special occasion celebrations to intimate dinners

Aureum Catering

www.aureumcatering.co.uk

hello@aureumcatering.co.uk

Tel: 07517 984744 (Rebecca Mann)

CaterCater (Sian Prior) for larger gatherings

www.catercater.co.uk

office@catercater.co.uk

Tel: 01452 527888

Sian Prior Specialise in larger group catering. Won South West regional Wedding caterer of the year 2014

Daxa & Ish (Indian Vegetarian)

Email: ish.patel007@gmail.com

 

SPIT ROASTS:

North Nibley Hog Roasts

Best quality local produce for all events (weddings, anniversaries, birthdays)

www.nibleyhogroasts.co.uk
Tel: 07872341906

info@nibleyhogroasts.co.uk

Best quality local produce for all events

The Big Pig

www.thebigpig.co.uk

Tel: 07810 116798 (Richard Cook)

Whole Hog serving c.100 or Whole Lamb serving c.50.

Can provide all the accompaniments - salads, baps, relishes - if desired


Hog Roast Cheltenham

Catering, hog roasts and hog roast machines to hire

Website: www.hogroastcheltenham.co.uk

Tel: 01242 649154

A whole hog serves approx. 100. A whole lamb serves approx. 50. Most caterers provide all the extras (salads, baps, sauces etc.)

    

          

DRINK

Wines

Check the 'MAJESTIC WINES' website - www.majestic.co.uk - for their current special offers, or have a tasting at your nearest branch - then let us know your choices for us to put your order through the Whitminster House Estate wholesale account on your behalf

  • a) you pay the same as if you had ordered direct yourself

  • b) delivery by Majestic to us is free

  • c) this will save space/weight in your cars

  • d) we will help with chilling ahead in readiness for your arrival

  • e) on larger orders from Majestic we can also arrange for `sale or return`

Excellent Local Beers*


Stroud Brewery (Organic)
https://www.stroudbrewery.co.uk
beer@stroudbrewery.co.uk

01453 887122

Uley Brewery

https://www.uleybrewery.com

info@uleybrewery.com

Tel: 01453 860 120

`Polypin' (box)=40 pints; `Firkin` (barrel)=72 pints/9 gallons; `Kilderkin` (barrel)=144 pints/18 gallons
Uley Best 
Laurie Lee Premium Ale 
Old Spot
(+ £50 cash deposit per Barrel - refunded in full when the Barrel is returned in good order. No deposit required for a Polypin).

*Current sample prices but subject to change. Please check in advance.

 

SOFT DRINKS:

Cotswold Finest (Richard Chamberlain)

Craft beers, ciders, real ale, mineral waters, soft drinks

www.craftdrink.co.uk

office@craftdrink.co.uk

Tel: 01451 600 800  / 07973 613495

 

Lovely Drinks

Sparkling soft drinks & juices

www.lovelydrinks.co.uk

Tel: 01275 463229

 

Pixley Court

Fruit juices and cordials

www.pixleyberries.co.uk

enquiries@pixleyberries.co.uk

Tel: 01531 670171

PAMPERING

Pampering & Beauty Treatments

for Hen Parties, Celebrations, Weddings and Indulgence

 

Spa Days

Chapel Spa, Cheltenham

www.chapelspa.co.uk

01242 386666

Calcot Manor, Tetbury

www.calcotmanor.co.uk

01666 890 391

Ellenborough Park, Cheltenham

www.ellenboroughpark.com

01242 545454

Hotel du Vin, Cheltenham

www.hotelduvin.com

https://www.hotelduvin.com/spa

Tortworth Court Hotel, nr Thornbury

www.tortworthcourthotel.co.uk


Massage

Aromatherapy with pure essential oils & a range of beauty & bath products from pure ingredients; Face Massage/Reiki/Reflexology/Holistic Massage/Indian Head Massage (using Vanessa`s pure oils)

Vanessa Kemp
Website: www.kat-aromatherapy.co.uk

Mobile: 07890 826581

 

Hot Tubs - brought to your venue

CK Castles

Hot Tubs (Extras optional: Cinema Screen + Lights available):

(They also do Bouncy Castles - option for children and adults alike at Weddings)

www.ckcastles.co.uk

booking@ckcastles.co.uk

Tel: 07754465739

Bristol Hot Tub Hire (contact Grant)

Website: https://www.bristolhottubhire.com
Mobile: 07414 656545

TRANSPORT

Taxis:
It is advisable to check availability & book in advance

Stonehouse Taxis (Peter Turnbull)                                                                           01453 822555

                                                                                                                                        07815 146079
Andy Cars       24 hour service                                                                                   01242 262611
INTERCAB       24 hour service                                                                                 01452 527272

 

Coach or MiniBus Hire:

Whichever company is booked, please ask them to call us in advance on 01452 740204 to double check the property location from which you are to be collected, so we can direct them correctly to your property, avoiding any risk of confusion or delay.


National Express                            https://www.nationalexpress.com                     0871 781 8181

Frampton Private Hire                    https://www.framptonprivatehire.co.uk       01452 757 966

                                                                                                             07884 492 542  / 07767 606 111

KB Coaches Stonehouse                      www.kbcoaches.co.uk                                  01453 825774

 

EMERGENCY CONTACT DETAILS

Doctor:     01452 740213            The Surgery, Whitminster Lane, Frampton-on-Severn, GL2 7HU

                                                              http://www.framptonsurgery.co.uk  

 

 

Dentist:     01453 822205            Stonehouse Dental Practice, 13 High Street, Stonehouse, GL10 2NG

                                                              http://www.stonehousedentist.co.uk

                   01453 827474            Townes & Townes Assoc., Queen Street, Stonehouse, GL10 2QA

                                                              http://www.townesandtownes.com

 

    
Hospital:   0300 421 8080        Stroud General Hospital: Minor Injuries Unit, open 24 hours a day

                                                               Trinity Road, Stroud, GL5 2HY

                                                          https://www.ghc.nhs.uk/locations/stroud/

                    0300 422 2222         Gloucestershire Royal Hospital: Accident & Emergency

                                                               Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN

                                                               http://www.gloshospitals.nhs.uk 

 

 

 Vet:            01453 543516         Armstrong Mobile Vets, Berkeley, GL13 9HF  Home visits
 
                   07917 324083                  http://www.armstrongmobilevets.co.uk

 

 

 

                                                                    FINALLY:

 

             Please let us know if you need any further information or assistance.

     We are here to help and will book everything you need as our service to you                                   without any premium and can be contacted on: 01452 740204 

"I would like to thank you and all your staff on behalf of all Kate's Hens for a lovely weekend away. We were touched by all the personal service we received from you and all your tireless help and advice on the activities. The massage was out of this world, Vanessa's team are to be highly recommended to others. We also had a fab Sunday roast at The Bell which was delicious and good value." Hen party weekend 

 

 

 

   CONTACT US   

                                                                         

 Whitminster House

 Wheatenhurst, Whitminster

Gloucestershire

GL2 7PN

   Phone: 01452 740 204
    Email: whitminsterhouse@btconnect.com

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