Everything You Need to Know – Check in & Stay

Welcome to Hall Farm Dadlington

We have put together this Welcome Pack to give you all the details you should need during your stay

With our conversions and new outbuildings here at the farm we aim to create a little oasis of luxury in the middle of the beautiful Leicestershire countryside. We are keen travellers with high expectations and have designed the kind of place we would love to visit.

We are so happy to have you stay with us and are committed to ensuring you have a wonderful experience and return again and again. So, if there is anything you need, or something isn’t quite right, please just ask during your stay.  We are committed to providing the absolute best service that we possibly can.


Full Address:

Hall Farm
1 Main Street (entrance down Sutton Lane)
CV13 6HX

Emergency:           In an emergency please provide this geographical reference to the emergency services to help them find you – What 3 Words – pool.caused.outcasts

Telephone:             Kate on 07791 597027,  Mark on 07854 084364.  In the absence of the owners, call Paul Harley on 07950 814414

Check In                  From 3pm unless otherwise arranged

Check Out               By 10am – we would appreciate a prompt checkout, unless otherwise arranged, to allow us to immediately start draining the hot tub and to carry out our cleaning routine


How to find us 

Hall Farm has three entrance gates.  If you turn off Main Street into Sutton Lane, you will pass our metal front gates, and then see our yard gates signed ‘Hall Farm’.  These are not for vehicle access, so please continue past these down the lane to our driveway entrance which is signed to Hall Farm Dadlington, The Old Tractor Shed, Fielden’s Folly & The Fuller’s Shed.

As you drive up our diriveway with the farmohouse at the top, you will see the entrance to Fielden’s Folly and The Fuller’s Shed on the rigth hand side.  If you are heading for The Old Tractor Shed continue up the driveway turning right at the fishpond and into the big gravelled courtyard.



Two car parking spaces for each property and overflow if required in the main tope courtyard.


Arriving at your property

They key info will be given prior to arrival.  If you wish, we can meet you on arrival to show you the property or we can leave you to settle in and relax – just let us know.

For your convenience there is a doorbell at each property gate for guests who wish to order food deliveries and for your privacy.


Our Smoking Policy

All of our properties are non-smoking.  We ask guests not to smoke out of windows and not to throw cigarette buts into our fields or onto our parking area.  If you wish to smole please do so in the garden of your property and use the metal ash bucket to dispose of your cigarette ends safely.  Damage caused by smoking at/in our property will be charged.



We have six cameras installed on the property covering our entrances and parking areas.  The cameras are mounted on our brick outbuildings nad on the rear of Fielden’s Folly and The Fuller’s Shed.  The camera record 24/7 for security and safety.



You can log onto the Wi-Fi for each property using the details in the black folders and displayed in the little phot frames.  By logging onto our Wi-Fi you are accepting our usage terms – a full copy of these can be found on our website under our booking terms.


Nearest Hospital with A&E

George Elliot Hospital, College Street, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 7DJ
Main Switchboard 024 7635 1351  – A&E is Option 1


Nearest Doctors’ Surgeries

Pine Close Surgery, 28 Pine Close, Stoke Golding, Nuneaton CV13 6EB (limited opening hours)
Tel 01455212526

Castle Mead Medical Centre, Hill Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1DS (Opening Times)
Tel 01455 637659


Nearest Dentist

Carlton House Dental Practice, 56 Shilton Rd, Barwell, Leicester, LE9 8HA
For Emergencies Please Call:  01455 848 570


Local Taxi Companies

  • K Cars – 07899 743564
  • Clive Munton – 07830 154870
  • A1 Taxis Hinckley – 01455 615161 (they have an app but it is not reliable during busy times)
  • Bosworth Gold Cars – 01455 291999
  • Burbage Airport Taxis – 07803 963194 (they don’t just do airport runs)


Local Pubs & Restaurants

Take a look at our Gastro Tour Page


Local Takeaways & Deliveries

Take a look at our Gastro Tour Page

We now have both Just Eat and Deliveroo in this rural area! For your convenience there is a doorbell at The Old Tractor Shed gate for guests who wish to order food deliveries. Please let your order taker know you are in ‘The Old Tractor Shed’ so the delivery driver can follow our road signs, otherwise they will try to deliver to our street gates and we may not be around to redirect them to you.


Closest Supermarket to The Old Tractor Shed

Waitrose is located inside Dobbies Garden Centre at Stapleton LE9 8JE

Morrisons is just up the road on the way into Hinckley LE10 1YA.

Aldi, Asda, Co-op, Lidl, Tesco and Sainsburys can also be found in Hinckley


Local Chemist to The Old Tractor Shed

Hollycroft Pharmacy, Hinckley


Nearest Independent Bakery to The Old Tractor Shed

Connors, Hinckley.  Co-op, Morrisons, Tesco, Sainsburys and Lidl all have in store bakeries


Joining the Footpath & Towpath 

Walk up the grass track from our courtyard into the fields along the pit top.  You will come to a pair of kissing gates.  Left is into the pit field and to the road.  Right is onto the public footpath which leads you to the Ashby canal towpath.  When you reach the towpath, you can choose to head to Stoke Golding (George & Dragon and Three Horsehoes) or to Sutton Cheney (Sutton Wharf Cafe or on to The Hercules Revived).


Cycling & Bike Hire

Our five super duper Trek 6 Mountain bikes are available for hire.

Why not set off to enjoy the beautiful Leicestershire scenery on two wheels with the wind in your helmet, fully equipped with a hi viz vest and a lock for those riders needing a pub stop. Fully insured and ready to go!

BOOK HERE or give us a call with any questions on 07791 597027


Walks & Rambles

We are building a page of maps and info to help you find the local walks, footpaths and towpaths and of course the pubs!

Take a look HERE



Our HF monogrammed bathroom towels are provided for your stay.  We also provide our darker coloured monogrammed towels for use outside with the hot tub.  Should you require more towels call 07791 597027.


Bath Robes & Slippers

Our HF monogrammed bathrobes are provided for your stay.  Should you wish to take a robe home with you, just call 07791 597027 to discuss charges or you can purchase them online on our website HERE


Hairdryer & Straighteners

These are provided for use during your stay and can be found in the wardrobe drawers in the bedroom.  We ask that you do not place the straighteners directly onto our surfaces or flooring, but please use the black fabric heat mat provided.



We have partnered with Bramley to provide complimentary toiletries for your stay at The Old Tractor Shed.  Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Lotion, Shower Gel and Hand Soap are all provided in the bathroom for your arrival.  If you would like to take bottles home, please contact Kate on 07791 597027 to discuss charges for new retail bottle purchases.


Bluetooth Speaker

We have provided a Bluetooth speaker in the accommodation for your convenience.  Please ensure this is not left outside or used outside in damp weather.  The charger cable for this speaker is provided in each property.



iPhone and Micro USB chargers are both available in your property.  These can be found in the bedside drawer in the bedroom.  Some of our sockets have USB ports.  We ask that you make sure our chargers cables and plugs are replaced in the drawer on your departure.



Both living room and bedroom have a TV with remote control.


Nespresso Coffee

Each property has a Nespresso capsule coffee machine.  Please refer to the instruction sheet in the back of the in-accommodation file.


Heating & Cooling

SEPT to MAY/JUNE – Central Heating

The Old Tractor Shed  has underfloor heating throughout.  Fielden’s Filly and The FUller’s Shed both has central heatin throughout.  There is a digital thermostat mounted on the wall in each.  Please refer to the black folder for the instructions.

MAY/JUNE – SEPT – Air Conditioning

Each property has a wall mounted air con unit.  The remote for this can be found on the coffee table during relevant months.  This unit both cools and heats.  We have set the unit to Auto – please leave it set to Auto.  You can adjust the temperature by pressing the up and down arrows.  The temperature to which the machine is working is displayed on the air con unit.  It will cool or heat accordingly.

We politely ask, that if the air con is cooling, you please keep WINDOWS & DOORS CLOSED.  You may wonder at this request, but if you are using air con please do not also light the wood burner in The Old Tractor Shed.


Heated Towel Rail

The heated towel rail is on the same system as the central heating and will be heated from the same thermostat setting.

In The Old Tractor Shed only, there is an override switch in the top right kitchen cupboard which allows use of the towel rail when the underfloor heating is off.


Clothes Airer

We have provided a folding airer for drying clothes and coats which can be found in the bedroom wardrobe.



We have provided a steam iron and ironing board which can be found in the bedroom wardrobe.  The Fuller’s Shed and Fielden;s Folly both have full size ironing boards.  The Old Tractor Shed has a small size ironing board which can be used on the counter or table top.  If for any reason you require a full size ironing board call 07791 597027.



Please refer to the back of the in-accommodation file for the instruction booklet.



The Old Tractor Shed – Bosch Combi oven and microwave which is adequate for light cooking ie pizzas, heating, grilling, warming.  It may not be ideal for creating a full Sunday roast.  Please refer to the in-accommodation file for the instruction booklet.  Download the Manual HERE

Fielden’s Folly & The Fuller’s Shed – full size oven and separate microwave housed inside the tall larder cupboard.



The hob can be turned on by touching the Power button.  To use each ring, just touch that ring on the front panel and then use the + and – buttons to increase or decrease the heat.  The hob can be locked – if the key symbol shows, just press your finger on the Power button for about 5 seconds until it unlocks the controls.


Wood Burning Stove (The Old Tractor Shed only)

You may find that the underfloor heating is enough for your comfort during your stay as the Old Tractor Shed is extremely well insulated, but should you wish to light the log burner, you will find kindling and logs in the basket beside.  A gas stick lighter & matches can be found in one of the top kitchen cupboards.  Firelighters are in the tin in the log store.  There is also a set of utensils and a gauntlet for your safety.  The wood burner can be controlled using the lever at the base which opens (right) and closes (left) the vent to control the flame.  We will remove ash after your checkout.  For guests staying for longer stays we can arrange to maintain the burner periodically during your stay.  A metal  ash bin is provided beside the log store outside should you wish to dispose of the ashes during your stay.  Please do not put cigarette ends or anything except logs in the wood burner.



The kingsize bed in the bedroom has an ottoman storage base.  Simply grab the two hand holes in the end of the bed base and lift the hyraulic action top to reveal extra bedding and pillows.  The British made pillow top mattresses have been very carefully chosen for your comfort. We hope you have a wonderful night’s sleep!


Pillows & Bedding

Our standard duvets and pillows are highest quality vegan down.


First Aid Kit

A first aid kit can be found in the bathroom vanity unit.


Fire Safety

In the event of a fire, please evacuate the property immediately and convene at the fire safety point in the courtyard car park.

The property is fitted with smoke and heat detectors for your safety.  A fire blanket and fire extinguisher can be found beside each main entrance door.


Concierge Service

We are on hand to offer local knowledge on attractions, pubs, eateries and so much more.  For guests wanting help with bookings, trips, tours and bike hire please just call us.



You can enjoy use of the Char-Broil Gas Infra-red BBQ Grill between April and September.  Please use the designated barbecue utensils and clean the barbecue after use.

If you require a BBQ in colder months please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate.


Logs (The Old Tractor Shed only)

We have provided a supply of logs in the log store which should be adequate for warming your hut tub during your stay.

All of our wood is either chopped from trees felled on the farm or is sourced locally.  We please ask you to use wood responsibly and sparingly during your stay.

If you require more logs these are available at £10 per pack and can be brought to the accommodation by purchasing this product online – please text 07791 597027 to let us know you have bought them in case we miss the order email when we are busy on the farm.

Fire Wood Bundle – to purchase click this link



You will find small bins both in the kitchen under sink cupboard and in the bathroom. Extra bin liners can be found in the kitchen under sink cupboard and the bathroom vanity drawer. You will find wheelie bins outside your property.

The Old Tractor Shed  – wheelie bins are in the wooden storage cabinet right outside your garden gate in courtyard beside the parking. Blue for recycling and black for general waste.

Fielden’ Folly & The Fuller’s Shed – there is a black wheelie bin beside the parking entrance for general waste and two metal bins for mixed recycling.

Please help us by reccyling your rubbish,  We are committed to being an eco friendly farm and it saves us having to sort your rubbish after you depart.


Hot Tub Management

The hot tub is fully drained, cleaned and sanitised between each guest stay.

The Old Tractor Shed  – The hot tub in this propery is woodfired. We will light the wood burner to get it warming nicely for your arrival.  The perfect temperature for the water is 38-40 degrees when we let the fire die out.  On arrival you should check the temperature and, if required, add more logs.  You can bathe with the fire going to keep the tub warm whilst you are bathing with the lid off, but be aware of the warm water outlet in the tub.   The tub should hold temperature with the cover replaced after use to keep it warm into the next day.  The stove will need to be relit the following day to bring the water back up to temperature.  We will empty the ashes after you checkout.  For guests staying on longer stays we can arrange to clean the burner during your stay.  The water is treated with a small amount of chlorine to keep it sparkly, but if you have any issues just let us know.  A metal ash bin is provided next to the hot tub should you wish to dispose of the ashes during longer stays.  Please do not put cigarette ends in the wood burner. Please read our Full Hot Tub Instruction Guide

The Fuller’s Shed & Fielden’s Folly – these properties have electric Jacuzzi tubs.  The temperature is set at 39 degress and there are two touch buttons for light and jets.  Touch once and wait – they are quite sensitive.

Please replace the cover after using the tub to conserve energy.


Hot Tub Safety

We want you to enjoy the hot tub, so we have put in place some rules as follows:

  • Hot tub use is at guests’ discretion and liability.
  • Minimum age for unsupervised use of the hot tub is 16 years
  • There is no curfew as we want you to enjoy the tub, but please be quiet after 11pm and be mindful of our neighbours.
  • Sound carries – Talking over the noise of jets carries so please be discreet.
  • Guests must shower before entering the water to rinse off creams and makeup. These can cause huge damage to the filter system and result in large service costs.
  • Please don’t use glass drinking glasses or bottles in or near the hot tub.  Plastic glasses are provided in the accommodation.
  • No eating or smoking in the hot tub.
  • The hot tub seats a maximum of 4 persons.
  • Do not use the hot tub if pregnant or hypertensive (high blood pressure).
  • Do not use hot tub if under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Please immediately notify us of any equipment failure or water problems.
  • In the event of damage, guests will be held responsible, including damage to equipment, hot tub cover or hot tub surfaces.


House Rules

  • Your accommodation is part of Hall Farm, our home. We want our guests to enjoy the facilities but ask them to please treat the property with the same respect that they would their own home.
  • The maximum number of people using the accommodation at any time must not exceed 2 persons and can only include those listed on the booking.  For larger booking enquiries please contact us – we can sleetp 4 in each property by special arrangement.
  • Vaping or smoking is NOT permitted at the property.  Any damage or extra cleaning caused by smoking will be chargeable to guests.
  • As a rural farm we do NOT under any circumstances allow the use of fireworks or the releasing of sky lanterns or balloons.
  • Barbecue – please use the designated barbecue utensils and clean the barbecue after use. A metal dustbin is provided should you wish to dispose of the ashes during your stay.
  • Please do not move any furniture from one room to another.
  • Please lock the doors and close the windows when you leave the property unoccupied.
  • Please make sure you switch off lights and electrical appliances when you go out – we’re an eco-friendly holiday home.
  • When vacating at the end of your stay, please ensure the accommodation is left tidy and all washing up is done and put away.  Please return all cleaned kitchen items to the cupboards and remove and dispose of your food & drink items.  We do not have a team of cleaners, it is just us so we would appreciate you leaving the property as you found it.
  • We reserve the right to make a charge to cover additional cleaning costs if you leave the property in an unacceptable condition.
  • Please be sure to return your keys to the lockbox at the end of your stay. Replacement keys will be chargeable.
  • We the owners are not responsible for the loss of any personal belongings or valuables of the guest, including cars and their contents.
  • Please respect our lovely local community and keep noise levels to a minimum, especially between 11pm and 8am. Please be aware of sound travelling from speakers and hot tub chats as we live in a quiet rural village.
  • Damages and breakages – please treat the accommodation and its facilities with care, so that other guests may continue to enjoy them. Please report any problems, damages and breakages or if anything is not working or missing as soon as possible so that we have the opportunity to rectify any issues.  We understand the odd glass gets broken, but it really helps us to plan ahead for following guests by being told.


In a bid to improve our service, these in-accommodation details are constantly being updated and are subject to change.  Please check for changes,  For our full terms – see our online page


Most importantly, we really hope you enjoy your stay!