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Peak District Holiday Cottage
Reviewed 21 March 2011

Wonderful location off the beaten track. A great place to unwind. Accommodation was home from home, everything was provided down to very small details-even clingfilm and dishcloths!
Very clean, well maintained, self catering house whcih we would certainly return to.

  • Stayed: March 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 29 August 2010

We have stayed on a lot of cottages and so it is always hard when we go to a new one as we compare. The owner of this cottage was hugely accomodating when we booked and flexible when we wanted to extend our stay by one night at the last minute.
The cottage is in beautiful surroundings and the views (we stayed in The Hayloft) are just beautiful from every window, a great deal of thought has obviously gone into the design of the conversion. The cottage is well equipped, comfortable and warm, everything that you could want really.
We enjoyed watching the cows coming past the cottage every morning for milking, they even pause to have their photos taken! :-)
The cottage is a great place to explore the Peaks, with all the major places close by, Bakewell,Buxton, Chatsworth to name but a few. We bought food from the Chatsworth Farm Shop every day for dinner...the deli counter is fab!
All in all a fabulous place that I would thoroughly recommend to anyone, we certainly hope to return. All that and it is even dog friendly :-)

  • Stayed: August 2010, travelled with family
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Reviewed 10 June 2010

Lovely comfortable cottage with splendid views and peace. Close to great walks and very easy to access the 2 well marked family trails of Tissington and The High Peak trail. Good trail books and maps at cheap prices at Brierlow book barn . Friendly hosts and children feel welcomed. Local pubs have tasty and reasonably priced meals, The Bull at Monyash is very close and has decent pub food. Seeing the cows walk by the window in the morning allows you to shake off the shackles of city life and connect with the country

  • Stayed: June 2010, travelled with family
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Thank Linker106
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Reviewed 18 January 2010

I found this cottage / converted barn on the internet and as with anything you always worry in case it is not as good as it looks in the pictures, however, I can thoroughly guarantee this is not the case here and can wholeheartedly recommend these cottages for a wonderful stay wether weekend or longer.
The cottage itself is immaculate, modern but cosy with real log burner, not that you will need that as the underfloor heating is more than enough to keep you cosy, and the owners are on hand if needed and very friendly with it. They rescued us on arrival with spades to clear their driveway which due to unusually heavy snow was difficult to get up, it caused a giggle on arrival and they were so helpful, even carrying our luggage to the cottage.
The cottage itself had basic provisions, salt, pepper, cleaning products, toilet roll etc so didn't need to being anything like that. The bed and bedding was exceptionally comfortable and we loved the floating bedroom which meant you could lie in bed listneing to music from the CD player downstairs.

I wouldn't hesitate in reccommending the Hayloft cottage or returning for a future stay!

  • Stayed: January 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 October 2009

Brilliant week. We do a a lot of walking, (usually in the Lake district and New Forest) but had never tried the Peak District.
Having located the cottage, we had a good base for the week, centrally placed for the area we wanted to see.
We are definitely looking for a date to book for next year.

  • Stayed: September 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 15 June 2009

Any review is subjective and our score reflects the performance of this cottage and its setting in relation to our expectations. If you are looking for a stunning setting with a view to cherish, with peace and tranquility then this is the place. The cottage is everything we expected and we will return soon.

  • Stayed: June 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 January 2009

What a wonderful weekend! Absolutely amazing place, accommodation, views and atmosphere. Could not of asked for anything more. The sunrise this morning was awesome. Superb for dogs and walking. A true treasure. Thank you so much.

  • Stayed: December 2008, travelled as a couple
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Address: Rockfield House, Flagg Lane | Flagg, Peak District National Park, Bakewell SK17 9QS, England
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Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 21 Speciality Lodging in Bakewell
Price Range: £47 - £88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Two, two-bedroomed holiday cottages appointed to a high standard with breathtaking views of the surrounding Peak District and with Freesat HD television & WiFi. Each cottage sleeps four in one double and one twin bedroom. Each cottage has been tastefully appointed in order to retain as much of the original character as possible whilst ensuring a warm cosy place in which to relax and unwind from the stresses of everyday life. Both cottages have a large lounge with log burner, exposed oak beams complimented by a bright decor. We also own and manage Jasmine Cottage in Winster and Cliffe Cottage in Castleton ... more   less 
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Peak District Holiday Cottage Bakewell, Peak District National Park

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