Just choose from our list of talented local chefs and liaise directly with them and they will take care of everything.
They will offer you a variety of menus for your big house party from a simple, hearty, two course, self-service meal, to a more formal, fully served and cleared dinner. All are made from the best available local produce wherever possible.
If, however, you would prefer us to organise your event for you, just let us know and will gladly do so!
If you have a specific caterer that you would like to use, they would just need to visit the house and show us the necessary insurances
Each business event is different and will have different requirements – just speak to us if you would like us to help organise your catering. You are, of course, free to contact our chefs directly if you prefer.
Bespoke dinner parties using fantastic local produce are a speciality for The Blackdown Dining Co.
Their dinner party service is perfect for special birthdays, anniversaries and family gatherings – both chefs and waiting staff are highly experienced and will go the extra mile to ensure you fully relax and enjoy your celebration.
Menus are agreed in advance from their sample menu suggestions, or you can request something more bespoke involving your favourite ingredients.
Food 4 You has been based in Somerset for 20 years and they have worked hard to establish themselves as one of the most respected and sought after caterers in the region.
Our Food Quality, locality, and sustainability are the key ingredients in the food that they provide. Of course it has to look good and taste great; it also has to be responsibly sourced. Their suppliers are, wherever possible, based in Somerset, Devon, Dorset or Cornwall. Why look beyond your doorstep when it is blessed with so much?
The French Kitchen philosophy comes from its founder Laurent Courtois. Born in the Loire Valley, France, Laurent’s love of food started at an early age with mealtimes and good food being an important part of every day life. Laurent spent the first ten years of his professional career in his home country working in restaurants around the Loire area before moving to the 5* Meridien Hotel in Paris where he stayed for five years. In 1998 Laurent came to England. Passionate about cooking, and with twenty years considerable experience, Laurent established The French Kitchen.
why not try something different?
Relax and entertain your guests while the expert team creates a whole nation of flavours for your delight. Head Chef Khun Prathuan (known to all as Lek) grew up in Thailand and knows all about the traditional cookery skills of the real Thai kitchen.
The meal will be served to you and all the clearing up will be done too!
From knees-ups to hoe-downs, barefoot picnics to ballroom banquets, the Pieminster team can help you with all your catering needs, doing as much or as little as you’d like.
All their pies are made in their Bristol kitchens and brought to you wherever you are in the UK. So whether you’d like a Kate & Sidney, Moo, Free Ranger or Heidi Pie, they’ve got it covered. They only use 100% free range British meat and their vegetarian pies are Vegetarian Society Approved. All of their ingredients are ethically sourced and local. And if you have any special dietary requirements, they have that sorted too, with a list of alternative options for you including gluten free ones.
Activities for Tatham House-Somerset
We can arrange activities to suit any kind of event or party at one of our big houses to hire. We have spent time researching and finding an excellent range of suppliers to provide the best experiences for you.
Our rangers are second to none providing exemplary tuition and top of the range equipment. For days out and local attractions explore the local links on this page. You will also find local information files in all our five star awarded houses.
We offer a range of activities to make your house party more relaxing or more exciting, depending on your preference. We can bring activities to the house or take you to a whole host of things to do nearby.
This house has it all. Immaculately redecorated with 10 luxury, en-suite bedrooms, all with flat screen TVs. Indoor pool, hot-tub, tennis court and lots more, besides. A great big house for fun, whatever the weather – you will not want to leave!
Tatham House-Somerset was last modified: December 13th, 2019 by Caroline
Approach from a leafy lane, enter through the wrought iron gates to this wonderful house for parties, set within 3 acres of sweeping lawns and packed with great facilities. Situated on the site of, but separate from, an old farm, Tatham House has been fully redecorated to a very high specification, and provides luxurious house party accommodation.
Enter the light, spacious hallway with its pale oak panelled staircase and discover the secret panelled door to the small library. Walk ahead, along the hallway, towards the stylish, high spec open-plan kitchen and dining room, with panoramic views of the gardens. The kitchen is extremely well equipped with plenty of fridges, freezers, wine cooler, range cooker and central island to mix and mingle around.
The dining area, is open-plan to the kitchen, providing a really sociable space for cooking and eating. A handy screen can be pulled between the rooms if you want a more intimate experience.
Leading from the dining area are two interconnecting living rooms for socialising and relaxing. They have high ceilings, period cornicing and a traditional fireplace, with elegant floor to ceiling French windows overlooking the side gardens. The snug, with comfy sofas, is ideal if you are looking for a moment of quiet time, or a cosy chat with friends.
Bedrooms & en-suites
Climb the winding oak staircase to the light and airy first floor landing. There are eight large bedrooms accessed from this level and they all have spacious and luxurious en-suite shower/bathrooms. All the individually decorated bedrooms have flat screen televisions, stylish furnishing and top quality beds.
There are two ground floor, en-suite bedrooms, one of which provides accommodation for guests with accessibility needs.
The lower ground floor is a fabulous, fun space, with table tennis, pool table, bar billiards and cinema room. Or, if the weather is good, open the bi-fold doors from the indoor swimming pool into the walled garden, to create an amazing social area, in the middle of all the action. The large terraces that wrap around the house, on the garden side, have plenty of seating for eating outside, enjoying a barbecue or relaxing.
Pool, tennis court, hot tub & gardens
Tatham House is surrounded by 3 acres of beautiful, mainly level lawns and orchard looking over the surrounding countryside and Quantock hills. The all weather tennis court, hot tub and indoor pool are all in close proximity to each other, adjacent to the house.
A few small points..
School summer holidays 2020 are week long lets only, Friday check-in.
Bedrooms 9 & 10 are on the ground floor. Level access (if accessibility is a consideration) from these rooms to the rest of the ground floor is external. Internal access is along the hallway and has 2 steps.
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Bedrooms and Bathrooms
Zip and Link
Zip and Link + Double
Number of Bedrooms
En suite bathrooms
Indoor Swimming pool
TV, DVD, Ipod dock
2 dogs by prior arrangement (£15 per dog, per night)
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Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life