We have a wide range of activities and services available that can be arranged for your stay. We have listed the most popular below, and we are happy to assist with your arrangements, so please call us directly to arrange any of these as part of your stay at Cider Barn and The Lodge


All of our caterers are tried and tested and have been used by many of our guests:
Loopy Folkes – 07812 102345 or laurafolkes@gmail.com. Loopy offers an excellent service from huge drop-off dinners with precise instructions of how to serve to intimate and detailed banquet dinners, or Full English Breakfasts.
Sarah Norman – 07989978319 or sarah@theleen.co.uk –  very local chef with plenty of experience in catering for our regular guests
Rococo Catering – 0845 6474757 or enquiries@rococo-catering.com – local catering company who have frequently catered larger parties at all our properties
Jamie Yardley – 07525 237499 or nereolajamie@hotmail.co.uk.  Jamie can cook any style of cuisine to a very high standard.
Hereford Deli Tapas – www.thehereforddeli.com 01432 341283. Tapas Menu (£8.95/head); Sandwich and Wrap menu (£6.95/head); Soup and Sandwich menu (£6.95/head)
Hog Roasts, Barbecues etc from Richard at Quarry Farm Shop – 01568 613156 or sales@quarryfarmshop.co.uk.  There is also a great farm shop here too – www.quarryfarmshop.co.uk.

Afternoon Teas provided by Mistletoe House By Appointment – Minimum of 8 people from £12.50 per head – Contact Marion on 01544 260035 or 07964 710983 marion@mistletoehouse.co.uk

Sainsbury, Tesco and Morrison all have stores in Hereford (3 miles away); Sainsbury’s is open until 10pm Monday to Saturday and 4pm on Sunday. For groceries the stores at Credenhill (2 miles away) are open 8am to 10pm seven days a week; the Co op store (just past the traffic lights as you drive into Hereford) is open until 10pm (4pm Sundays).

Butcher – R E William (7 miles away)
8 Broad St, Weobley, Hereford HR4 8SA
Phone:01544 318205 Hours – 8am to 5pm
Oakchurch Farm Shop (9 miles away)
Brecon Road, Staunton on Wye, Hereford HR4 7NH
Phone:01981 500125
Hours: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Spa and Relaxation 

You don’t have to leave the comfort of your property to relax and unwind with luxurious treatments. Serenity at Cider Barn is a purpose built beauty salon adjacent to Cider Barn. Please book in advance with Nicky at serenity@bulmerproperties.co.uk

Hen Party help

Organise a Hen is a website allowing you to do exactly that. With the help of useful tools, search facility, ideas and inspiration, you should come up with a good solution for your hens at our property. www.organiseahen.co.uk.

Buff Butlers

Fancy a buff butler for your henparty? www.buffnakedbulters.co.uk. They provide hunky buff butlers across the country, 0121 288 1688 or visit their website.

Fine Wines

If you wish to enjoy a fantastic selection of wines during your stay, please contact local wine merchant Andrew Darwin on 01544 230534 or visitwww.adwines.co.uk. A delivery service is available.

Cocktail Masterclass

Learn how to create the very best cocktails from Herefordshire’s very own experts, The Shack Revolution. Available for groups of up to thirty people and lasting approximately two hours, this masterclass will give a great insight into the world of Mixology, and provides a seasonal cocktail menu inspired by our wonderful Herefordshire countryside. Please contact Richard Manning on 01885 488325 or 07716 520635, or visitwww.theshackrevolution.co.uk.


Sebastian Hunt is a member of the Magic Circle, and can be booked to dazzle you with his trickery during your stay. Please email him on magic@sebhunt.com or call 07790 613737, or visit www.sebhunt.com.

Ice Sculpture 

Worcester-based Eddy and Tania Morris can deliver an ice sculpture of your choice, and will collect the drip tray the following day. Please call them on 07522 5266543 or visit www.icefantastic.co.uk.