Other Courses - Accomodation

Our venues, Sherlands and Dene Court, are on the outskirts of Taunton, Somerset's County Town.

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    CookAbility Residential Cookery School - picture from the course

Accommodation at Sherlands

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Teaching venue at Dene Court

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The houses have extensive gardens, wonderful countryside views and good local walks.

Taunton, with all the usual amenities, is only a few minutes drive away and there is also a frequent bus service.


Accommodation is in shared bedrooms (two or three sharing).

There is a student sitting room with TV and games facilities and a relaxed and homely atmosphere.

Free Time

In your free time you may choose to occupy yourself from a range of activities such as pleasant countryside walks, relaxing in the hot tub (don't forget your swimsuit), indoor or garden games, visiting and exploring the local towns - or even a quiet spot of paperwork or revision if exams are looming.

Courses usually include a social evening with the opportunity to choose and cook themed party food.

We hope you will be able to join us for the week.

Other Courses

Thank you for a brilliant week! Tricia and Peter have been so welcoming. I will take what I have learned from this week and use it for the rest of my life! Thanks again.

Very different to my expectation - definitely exceeded them! Really nice laid back atmosphere and brilliant serting. Cooking was made easy with help always at hand. Everyone approachable and lovely. Thank-you.

Thank you for a truly interesting week of cooking. The instruction was top notch and combined with the friendly atmosphere has created a great course. This is the only choice for a residential!

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