The Parlour Apartment
Situated on the ground floor of the original granite cottage, the cozy Parlour Apartment has been furnished to a high standard and offers easy access to the south facing gardens.
The entrance door leads into an open plan kitchen / dining / lounge area which leads through to a hallway offering ample space for coats and shoes and a warm airing cupboard. The bedroom and bathroom with wet room style shower lead off from the hallway. Flooring throughout the apartment is terracotta tiling with deep pile rugs in the bedroom and lounge areas.
The kitchen and dining area
The open plan kitchen / dining / living area benefits from the afternoon sunshine. The kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge freezer, dishwasher, freestanding electric oven, grill and hob, microwave, electric toaster, electric kettle and Nespresso coffee machine plus an extensive range of crockery, cutlery, general kitchen utensils, pots and pans.
The round oak drop leaf table seats up to 4.
The cosy lounge area overlooks some of the south facing garden areas and benefits from the afternoon sunshine. An HDMI enabled flat screen tv with Sky Freesat plus a Sony bluetooth music centre with CD player & FM radio are provided for your entertainment. Free WIFI is available throughout the apartment.
Accessed from the hallway is the bathroom with its walk-in wet room style shower, WC, wash hand basin and ample shelving. We supply eco-friendly white cotton bath sheets, hand and face towels plus luxurious complimentary toiletries from the Prija range, which is free of parabens, GMS’s, petrolatum and is vegan friendly. Bathrobes and slippers are also provided for adults.
Leading off from the hallway is the bedroom which benefits from the morning sun and has a comfortable double bed with fluffy pillows, a 10.5 tog duvet for the winter months or a 4.5 tog duvet for the warmer summer months, all encased in luxurious 300 thread count cotton bed linen. Bedside drawers with lamps plus a cottage style wardrobe with lower shelving is provided for clothes storage.
The Parlour Apartment has its own oil fired central heating system to provide you with unlimited hot water and central heating which is totally at your control at the touch of a button. Free WIFI is available throughout and we provide beach towels for you to use either in the garden or on the beach.
If you are staying with us for 6 days or more a complimentary midweek change of towels is included, further complimentary towel and bed linen and towel changes are included for stays of 8 nights or more.
To welcome you we provide a complimentary welcome pack containing those little necessities such as tea, a selection of coffee capsules, granulated coffee, sugar, milk, home baked bread, butter, marmalade, jam salt & Pepper and freshly laid eggs from our own hens. Dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, toilet rolls, refuse bags & cleaning materials are also provided. For stays of 7 nights or more the welcome pack also includes laundry liquid, a bottle of wine and chocolates.
Nespresso and compatible capsules are often not available to purchase on Sark so if you are a coffee lover please bring some additional capsules with you.
In the garden
The secluded garden areas are perfect for alfresco dining or just chilling out with a good book and a garden table with umbrella & chairs plus reclining sun loungers are provided for your sole use. A washing machine & tumble dryer are also available for you to use and a complimentary welcome pack, full of goodies, awaits your arrival.
The minimum stay is usually 3 nights with the exception Folk Festival weekend plus the Christmas and New Year periods when the minimum stay is 4 nights. However, please feel free to request a shorter day as we will always try to accommodate your requirements.
Occasionally we have special offer deals for 1 and 2 night breaks, when available details of those offers can be found on the offers page of our website.
Smoking and pets
Please be aware that the comfort of others, smoking is not permitted inside The Cottage or the porchway. An ashtray is provided for those who wish to smoke in the garden area. Unfortunately, we do not accept dogs or other pets but we do welcome trained assistance dogs. Please contact us for further details.
Changeover day, check-in and check-out
In order to meet your needs we have no fixed changeover day.
Check-in time is 4pm and check-out time is 10am however we will do our best to make these times flexible when possible and with prior arrangement. If you are arriving on Sark before 4pm we are alway happy to accept you luggage, even if the apartment is not available for entry until 4pm. Likewise, if you are not leaving Sark until the afternoon we will look after your luggage so that you can enjoy your last day on Sark.
Availability and booking
You can book through our website, which gives you up to the minute availability, by pressing the 'BOOK NOW' button bellow. Alternatively you can use out contacts form or email us direct at [email protected].