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Ruby Cottage, Longnor

Quietly situated with views across hills, fields and moors and across to Longnor Woods
5.0 of 5 bubbles
17 reviews
Quietly situated with views across hills, fields and moors and across to Longnor Woods
Comfortable lounge with log burning stove, local guides, books, games, music and films
Space for entertaining if family or friends are visiting
Free WiFi included
Wine and treats to welcome you on arrival
Well equipped kitchen, so you can relax and leave the kitchen sink at home
All you need including dishwashing tablets, washing powder, tea towels and washing up liquid
Traditional staircase to first floor
Comfortable double bed with king size quilt so you can cosy up and admire the views
Loads of towels!
Walk in shower with underfloor heating
Beautiful views, in all directions
Walk from the cottage through criss cross of nearby lanes and paths.
Cobbled village square, simple church and quirky cottages
Welcome to Ruby Cottage and a peaceful and relaxing stay in this beautiful spot
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Longnor, Peak District National Park, England
Ruby Cottage is a traditional 200 year old two stone cottage, quietly situated in the quaint village of Longnor close to the popular spa town of Buxton, in the heart of the Peak District National Park. The village is well equipped with local stores, pubs, Post Office, craft centre/café and renowned fish and chip shop. There are many stunning walks right from the doorstep and the cottage is close to many interesting Derbyshire towns and attractions such as Bakewell, Matlock, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. The River Dove flows to the north, the River Manifold to the south and large numbers of visitors come here to explore the upper reaches of these two famous valleys and the rugged scenery that surrounds them.<BR>The cosy and comfortable one bedroom cottage has full central heating and free WiFi. The ground floor has a large... Read more
About the Owner, Richard K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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Gareth G
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2017

Lovely cosy cottage, very friendly atmosphere and very welcoming hosts. We arrived very late but the heating and lights were already on for us. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 for a stay in December 2016

We recently spent a long weekend at Ruby Cottage, which is a lovely place to stay. The owners were friendly and helpful up on our arrival - we thoroughly enjoyed the complementary wine and mince pies. The cottage is cosy and has everything you need; towels, kitchen utensils, cleaning bits etc. I'd certainly recommend it to others. Ideally situated in...

holly s
Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We stayed here for a week. Had a nightmare journey on public transport with train caught in flooding - delayed by nearly 3 hours! Panicked as had ordered an online shopping delivery, so called Rachel (owner) who was so helpful in leaving a note for the delivery driver for us, and we arrived at the cottage to be greeted by...

Management response:

Thanks so much for your lovely review, its very kind of you to take the trouble and very much appreciated. Apologies for the pub situation, it has been less than ideal in recent months. I'm pleased to say there are new owners now in the Cheshire Cheese and it is once more cheery and serving food. Also, its worth noting...


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
There are many stunning walks right from the doorstep and the property has the benefit of being close to many interesting Derbyshire towns and villages. This ancient village is set in lovely moorland countryside, six miles to the southeast of Buxton. The River Dove flows to the north, the River Manifold to the south and large numbers of visitors come here to explore the upper reaches of these two famous valleys and the rugged scenery that surrounds them.<BR>The popular and interesting stately homes of Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall near Bakewell are within easy reach and offer a full days sightseeing. Close by is the small village of Hartington, which is famous for its tasty stilton cheese sold throughout the country. There are many walks from the cottage including the sights of Ch... more
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 40.0 km
Railway: Buxton: 8.0 km
FROM M6, from south:<BR>Leave the M6 at junction 15 and take the A500 toward Stoke on Trent. then the A50 toward Uttoxeter, then the A520 to Leek. In Leek follow signs for the A523 to Buxton. After approx 4 miles, take the right turn (past the Winking Man pub) to Longnor – approx another 4 miles. <BR>On entering Longnor, continue past the market place on your right, through the sharp bend by the Horseshoe pub and take the first turning on your right into Church Street. Continue past the church on your right and you will see Ruby Cottage about 100 yards on the left hand side, middle of a row of three cottages.<BR><BR>FROM M6/M60, from north:<BR>Leave the M60 at Junction 1 at Stockport and follow signs for A6 Buxton for approx 12 miles. In Buxton take the... more
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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