Access Statement

AA 4 Star Farmhouse

Access Statement for Rooks Nest Bed & Breakfast

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of all visitors to our home based 2 bedroom, bed and breakfast.  The following statement is a summary of our provision.  If you have any specific questions, please feel free to contact us, and we will endeavour to help.

Pre-Arrival

  • The main train station is in the town of Stafford, and is about 15 minutes away by car.
  • There is a bus service, which is available in the village of Weston, about 1 mile away.
  • We have a website, which has photographs of the bedrooms, ensuite facilities, and gardens.
  • Special dietary requirements can usually be catered for, please discuss them with us, when you make your reservation.
  • You can contact us by telephone or email (details below).

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • Entrance off main A518, onto the farm drive.  The car parking area is within 5m of the entrance.
  • There is ample free car parking on the driveway at the front of the premises.
  • We can assist guests with their luggage.
  • The entrance is accessed directly from the parking area.

Main Entrance Hall & Reception Area

  • The front door is approached up 2 shallow steps, and the door is 29” wide.
  • The hall and reception area is level, covered with wood effect flooring.
  • The carpeted, cottage width staircase to the bedrooms is situated to the left, and the breakfast room door is to the right.

Public Areas – Hall, Stairs, Landing, corridors, breakfast room etc

  • The cottage width staircase is accessed from the entrance hall, the first 4 steps are on a half turn, and there are another 9 steps to the first floor landing area, outside the bedrooms.
  • Corridors are lit with low energy lamps, extra lighting is available.
  • Bedrooms are secure, each having an individual lock and key.
  • The breakfast room has a short pile carpet, a seating area with books and games for guests to use.
  • Assistance can be accessed by ringing an internal door bell, or contacting us by mobile phone on 07966 732953.

Outdoor Facilities

  • The public footpath network can be accessed (by prior arrangement, when safe to do so) using farm tracks.

Grounds and Gardens

  • There is a large lawn, with seating facilities adjacent to the car park.

Additional Information

  • In the event that evacuation is required, a loud alarm will sound. Guests with special needs should notify the proprietor when booking in.
  • Should there be a power failure, emergency lighting will be activated in the bedrooms and stairway/hallway.
  • There is a small fridge in the guest breakfast room, which can be used to   store medication and special dietary foods, please discuss requirements when booking.
  • In the reception area there is a leaflet rack, which contains information on the surrounding area and local attractions.
  • A landline can be made available by arrangement (a charge will be made).
  • This is a non-smoking establishment, if guests need to smoke, an ashtray can be made available for use in the garden.

Future Plans

  • We have an ongoing decorating and property/garden improvement plan.  
  • Suggestions from our guests are always welcome.

Contact Details

Rooks Nest B & B
Rooks Nest Farm
Weston Bank
Stafford ST18 0BA

Tel. 01889 270624 / 07966 732953

email. info@rooksnest.co.uk

Website. www.rooksnest.co.uk

We welcome your feedback to help us continually improve,
if you have any comments please contact us by telephone or email.