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Tick Tock Cottage - contemporary luxury
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Tick Tock Cottage - contemporary luxury
Spacious lounge with comfortable leather sofas Open plan to dining area and breakfast bar
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21 reviews
Tick Tock Cottage - contemporary luxury
Spacious lounge with comfortable leather sofas
Open plan to dining area and breakfast bar
Luxurious superking beds available for both bedrooms
Stainless steel kitchen is fully equipped
Two metre long single beds available in both bedrooms
Magnificent Chatsworth House Estate a short walk away
Bakewell town gardens in summer splendour
Market town of Bakewell with 14c stone bridge
Tick Tock Cottage is located on Gorse Bank Lane
Tick Tock view across the valley to Chatsworth farmland
Monsal Trail has illuminated tunnels now open to cyclists and walkers
Brown trout in local rivers
Lea Gardens noted for azalea and rhododendrons
Derwent and Howden
Gritstone edge near the cottage
Crich tramway museum for a fun day out
Freindly pubs and good beer
A typical limestone dale
Spring is just around the corner
Peak District winter view with limestone walled fields
Moorlands and gritstone edges
Sunset view from cottage
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Baslow, Peak District National Park, England

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Susan Y
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Wonderful facilities, and a beautiful location in the heart of the Peak Districtrict”
Reviewed 9 December 2011 for a stay in July 2011

Having grown up in Baslow, I was looking forward to returning for a week of walking and reminiscences. The beauty of the Peak District is something I carry with me in my heart, the bleak and brooding ruggedness of Kinder Scout, the ancient woodland of Padley Gorge, the contrast of the Dark and White Peaks, all these places and terrains are very special. Sometimes returning to such places causes disappointment, but revisiting the Peak District and Baslow is something one could repeat time and time again, as there is such a wealth of things to do and see. For walkers it is a dream, but there are also many cultural attractions and masses of historically interesting places to visit. Baslow is a perfect base as it is so centrally located, and Tick Tock Cottage is in a lovely part of the village, only a few minutes from a short woodland walk that takes you up onto the moors, to the famous Eagle Rock.
The cottage is really attractive, the decor is clean and modern, and the facilities spot on for the kind of holiday which combines moorland hiking and other outdoor activities with either eating in and relaxing on comfortable sofas, or dining out at one of the good local pubs and restaurants.
It was particularly nice to find a welcome pack of food including a proper Bakewell Pudding.
The owner of the cottage is welcoming, and my friend and I found the ambience very relaxing. We enjoyed ourselves so much that we have made plans for a return visit to Tick Tock Cottage in 2012.

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Liked best: Location, the friendliness of the owner, the decor
Liked least: We would have liked a bigger welcome Bakewell Pudding, or two!
Travelling group: With Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Karen1232...
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
“The perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 8 December 2011 for a stay in July 2011

I would like to say what a great time myself and a friend had whilst staying at Tick Tock cottage, it exceeded expectations in many ways, beautifully decorated & furnished, well-equipped, spotlessly clean and in a fantastic peaceful location. A welcome pack of milk, bread, butter, cheese, bakewell pudding and cream was awaiting our arrival, which was extremely welcoming after our long journey! There was ample parking in the private driveway, a Spar shop and pubs within easy walking distance of the cottage. We spent our evenings on the patio, where there was a table, chairs, BBQ and patio heater.

We really did make the most of our stay in Baslow and took in some amazing scenery from Eagle Rock, Mam Tor, Win Hill, Padley Gorge, Stanage Edge, Bakewell, Goyt Valley, Shining Tor, Dovedale and Chatsworth House. We also hired bikes and rode along the Monsal Trail. The local people were very friendly and helpful which altogether made the perfect walking holiday.

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Liked best: The location and cleanliness
Travelling group: With Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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