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Avonlea Cottage, Monyash

Feature lounge / diner with oak beams and comfy sofa, together with a woodburning stove.
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49 reviews
Feature lounge / diner with oak beams and comfy sofa, together with a woodburning stove.
Avonlea Cottage frontal aspect
Tourist Board awards
Lounge / Diner with blazing log fire, TV/DVD/freeview and Broadband below open plan stairs
Welcome bubbly on arrival
Private and secluded sunny rear garden with view to open countryside with two seating areas.
Garden view with open countryside views and second patio for BBQ and al fresco dining an
Large double bedroom with cast iron bed with co-ordinated decorations and linen.
Bedroom with comfortable bed and distressed pine furniture
Bedroom with wicker chair, ladies dressing table / stool and hairdrier
Large bathroom with 3 piece white suite with power shower over and countryside view from window
Relaxing chair with view through bathroom window  to countryside
Fully appointed kitchen with with fine quality porcelain crockery, cutlery and crystal glasses
Fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/ and ample utensils any chef.
View over the garden and patio to open countryside
Garden view from kitchen window, is a delight when birds and animals come to visit.
Garden view towards Cottage with 2nd patio. An ideal location for a BBQ and outdoor dining.
Visitors to bottom of Avonlea's garden usually cows or horses
Monyash village showing Avonlea's location with The Bulls Head pub on the village green
The Bulls Head pub and Smithy cafe on the village green in Monyash 150 meters from Avonlea
Hartington - Lambs at play on walk to Beresford and Wolfscote Dale
Walk high above Ladybower Reservoir with picture postcard Peak District scenery.
Chatsworth House with acres of Grounds
Original Bakewell Pudding shop in Bakewell town centre
Bakewell bridge and river Wye. Bakewell is probably the most popular venue in the Peak District.
View from Monsal Head looking down onto Monsal Dale. Beautiful scenery and a must to visit.
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Monyash, Derbyshire, England
NOTE - Listing quotes for 4, 5 and 6 nights are incorrect. Enquire with owner for Price.

The cottage built in1769 enjoys a central village location in Monyash, in the middle of the Peak District in Derbyshire, UK.

It has been beautifully restored and is perfect for couples wanting peaceful quality time together or a romantic break.

WIFI is installed and is free for guests to use.

It's 150 metres from The Bulls Head public house and restaurant, with its excellent menu and warm friendly atmosphere.

Avonlea sleeps 2 people in one generous bedroom,

The feature lounge / diner is extremely comfortable with entertainment essentials and low level lighting creates a soft mood, when coupled with the glow from the wood-burning stove.

There is a fully integrated kitchen which enjoys countryside views over the secluded rear garden.

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Listing #HL193624
About the Manager
Chris Staniland (Property Manager Chris Staniland)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We had a 3 night stay and thoroughly enjoyed it. Monyash is a really great place to stay convenient for walks and only 10 minutes drive from Bakewell with a great pub and cafe in the village itself. The accommodation is excellent - really clean...More

Thank Greg J
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Our fifth visit to Monyash and once again we were not disappointed. Our first stay at Avonlea Cottage. A lovely cosy property for two. Well equipped with everything you want on hand. The Christmas decorations another great touch and we made good use of the...More

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chrisR4896LF, VR Owner at Avonlea Cottage, Monyash, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

A great review from our guests at Christmas 2017. We always decorate Avonlea at this time of year and we had five different sets of guests over this holiday period.

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first ever stay in a cottage and this one doesn't disappoint. On arrival it was a nice warm cosy welcome with a nice bottle of bubbles and chocolates. There was also a Christmas tree and decorations up to make our stay feel...More

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chrisR4896LF, VR Owner at Avonlea Cottage, Monyash, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

A lovely review from our guests. Christmas is a special time and we like to make a stay in our cottage a little bit special. We have another 4 bookings over the Christmas period, as this is one of our busiest periods and a magical...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Key Features of Avonlea Cottage:-

17th century character cottage
4 Star Visit Britian rating
Extremely well appointed
Central village location
Secluded rear garden
Open countryside views
2 patio areas with outdoor furniture for al fresco dining/ relaxing
Wood burning
Accommodation especially suited to couples
Romantic and relaxing atmosphere
Quiet and peaceful
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
21 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
3 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
19 Oct 2018
3 nights
20 Oct 2018 -
26 Oct 2018
6 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Stays of 4, 5, 6 nights are available, please ask for a quote.

Terms and conditions apply to all bookings at Avonlea Cottage
see http://www.avonleacottage.co.uk/terms_and_conditions

Payment method by personal cheque or by major credit / debit cards via PayPal
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About the neighbourhood
Monyash, which is mentioned in the Doomsday book, is a small village of some 145 houses with approximately 280 residents, located in the middle of the Peak District in Derbyshire, England. The village lies in a shallow hollow in the limestone plateau at the head of Lathkill Dale.
Being in the centre of the Peak District its an ideal base to explore the whole of the Peak District area.

Historic houses to visit:- Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall, Sudbury Halland Tissington Estate.

Golf Courses:- Bakewell, Ashbourne, Matlock, Buxton and others with 18 miles.

Active Sports:- Sailing, riding, fishing, cycling, rambling, walking, rock climbing, photograph, birdwatching

Interesting Places:- Heights of Abraham, Castleton Caves (Blue John), Crich Tramway, Magpie Mine at Sheldon,...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 50.0 km
The airports nearest to the accommodation are Manchester (32 miles) and East Midlands (48 miles).

The rest of the journey is then easily achieved by car on A roads.

Monyash is 5 miles from Bakewell on the B5055

Local train and bus services in Chesterfield, Buxton and the region are also available.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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