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“Beautiful tranquil peace!”
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England

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Mal W
1 review
“Beautiful tranquil peace!”
Reviewed 9 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Stayed at Millrace for the 3rd time and still as relaxing as ever.. finally saw a Kingfisher! Sound of the river is so peaceful and the cottage is a perfect hideaway.. Thank you kate for letting us stay again!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Pamela T
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Cosy and relaxing”
Reviewed 18 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016

Just returned from an excellent weekend at this gorgeous cottage for two. It was my husband's birthday and it lived up to everything I hoped for. Kate was so helpful from the first contact to enquire about booking, to a lovely welcome and excellent recommendations on walks, pubs and restaurants. The cottage is set in a relaxing location by the stream and has everything you could need, the log burner and fairy lights make it cosy and ideal to relax and unwind.

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Bette C
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful cottage,quiet and peaceful”
Reviewed 3 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

we had a lovely welcome from Kate,,cottage was just as described, the allocated parking was a bonus,lovely walks nearby ,relaxing holiday all you would want would definiately go again.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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kevindunn...
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“magic place”
Reviewed 4 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

lovely little cottage right next to a river, walks everywhere. Kate was brilliant. the place has everything you need and is close to lots of interesting places the dales and the peaks are on the doorstep we will be going again.

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Liked best: wood burning stove
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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sheila b
brighton
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“superb cottage”
Reviewed 26 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Beautiful cottage great location. Kath was fantastic very friendly and helpful couldnt have done more for us. Would definitely stay again.

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Liked best: location
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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Mal O
1 review
“Perfect for recuperation!”
Reviewed 1 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Kate made us very welcome and the gifts of bread, wine etc were excellent! A perfect cottage in an beautiful setting for a relaxing break. We stayed in all weekend and totally relaxed.. the sound of the river and birds outside the back window were lovely to hear.. even the rain was nice! Couldn't wish for better surroundings.. Thank you!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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mark t
Rowley Regis, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
1 review
“Superb describes the whole experience.”
Reviewed 18 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015

I rented the cottage for my partner and myself for our first valentine weekend.
Right from the first contact Kate, the owner, not an agent was polite, friendly, efficient and really helpful.
She was there waiting to meet us with a smile, a welcome gift of fresh local bread, butter, jam and a bottle, a nice welcome touch.
She ran through all details of the cottage, local area, things to see etc and said any questions or problems she was close by a phone call away.

There has great care, love and attention to detail been put into the cottage, it is as nice as it looks in the picture and a true lovers retreat. Pretty much everything you need or can think off and a few you forgot has been provided for you, private parking, all kitchen utensils, towels, linen, bath robes, tv/dvd, wifi, logs etc. But it is the nice subtle things which registered with us, the heart shape coat hooks, ice cube tray, dishes etc, someone has created this cottage with love and thought, it shows.

I cannot fault the place in any way, the location, facilities, welcome and value for money cannot be beaten anywhere.

Will I recommend it to others, yes have done already.

Will I go back again, yes love too, probably book Valentine’s next year if not before.

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Liked best: friendly attitude and homely feel
Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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