Stayed for 10 nights in this lovely cottage with my partner and dog. Firstly - LEVELS! Each part of the cottage - living room, dining room, kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms are all on different levels. Even the very pretty rock garden is split across levels. It made for a very unusual but wonderful cottage experience. A lot of attention has been paid to detail and the kitchen was well stocked with good quality pots/pans/utensils/dishes/glasses etc. It is a beautifully presented property and the fireplace and jacuzzi bath was a nice touch. There is a range cooker in the kitchen, so cooking in the oven is a little tricky for novices such as myself, but it was a fun novelty nevertheless.
Castleton itself is a gorgeous little village with views aplenty, nice pubs, a fair bit to see and do (Peveril Castle and the various showcaves) and a good bakery with substantial cake portions! Overall, we had a comfortable stay and the owner of the cottage was very welcoming and accommodating... more