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Tom's Barn: a very special romantic cottage for 2

Tom's and Douglas's Barns at Orchard Farm in the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District
5 reviews
Tom's and Douglas's Barns at Orchard Farm in the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District
Tom's Barn galleried sitting room with logburner - a romantic cottage for two
Tom's Barn
Douglas's Barn bedroom.
Tom's Barn galleried bedroom
Douglas's Barn spiral stairs.
Tom's Barn log burner
Parwich first frost
Autumn colours in Parwich
Gateway to Orchard Farm December 2010
Douglas's Barn Christmas Tree  December 2010
Clearing the snow from our drive Dec 2010
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Parwich, Peak District National Park, England
Tom's Barn and Douglas's Barn are our two luxury holiday rentals for couples, the perfect romantic holiday cottage for two. They have been imaginatively converted from ancient limestone farm buildings next door to our own (the owners' ) house in the Derbyshire Peak District. Both our stylish converted barns have a Visit England Five Star grading, and a Visit England Gold Award for excellence.

Idyllically situated on the edge of the traditional rural village of Parwich, our self-catering holiday accommodation lies next to beautiful open countryside with wonderful walking in every direction, yet only a few minutes walk away.from the heart of the village with its own traditional village pub and small shop. Chatsworth House, historic home of the Dukes of Devonshire, is half an hour's drive away, as are the ancient market town...
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About the Owner, Mrs A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 76 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Level 5 Contributor
68 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Well equipped, clean cottage in quiet rural village. If you broke down in Parwich and had to stay here you would have all you needed for a few nights, lovely welcome pack including eggs, butter, milk and cake provided. We had a relaxing week here with our puppy, plenty of walking and public footpaths in the village and area. Scrubland...

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review. We love to hear from our guests and it was good to know that you had a relaxing time. We have our own puppy, Izzy, so are mindful of the livestock around. Like you we use the local recreation ground to free run her. Hope to see you in the future Ange Roebuck


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Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015

We have been coming to toms barn for at least 5 years now,probably even more! people say why do you keep going back to the same place.....Because it's an amazing place! Toms barn has everything and more you could possibly want or need in a self catering holiday rental. furniture,bed linen,towels,all of a high quality,to the lovely fresh flowers,the homemade...

Management response:

It is always nice to welcome previous guests back and to know that we are providing somewhere that they can treat as home with all the comforts and sometimes maybe a little more. Such lovely people keep coming to visit both previous guests and new ones. Thanks for a great review and I know you will be back to enjoy...


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Lea K
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Thus was a top self catering barn with lots of extras such as an iPad, robes, homemade cake and Sky TV. The village is very pretty and there are lots of walks locally. Chats worth is well worth a visit and the farm shop is excellent. Would definitely recommend a stay here.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
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All prices fully inclusive - no extras (apart from pets, in Tom's Barn!)
£25 per dog per week/short break (Tom's Barn only)
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About the neighbourhood
Tom's Barn and Douglas's Barn are idyllically situated in the beautiful Peak District National Park. They lie next to open countryside but only 5-10 minutes' stroll to the heart of the village with its pub and small shop. There are wonderful walks in every direction, and many stately homes such as Chatsworth and Haddon Hall within easy reach by car.
We, the owners live next door so are there whenever needed but out of sight if not.
Please see our website http://www.tomsbarn.co.uk.
We have two TripAdvisor sites, confusingly: Our main TripAdvisor site list us a a speciality lodging - is http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Hotel_Review-g1380043-d1379086-Reviews-Tom_s_Barn_and_Douglas_s_Barn-Parwich_Peak_District_National_Park_England.html
Our secondary TripAdvisor site list us as a...
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How to get there
Airport: East Midlands: 39.0 km
Railway: Derby: 32.0 km
Ferry: Liverpool: 92.0 km
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