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Smithys Cottage - Buxton

front of cottage looking up Church Street
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Buxton, Derbyshire, England
This 17th century holiday cottage provides a comfortable place to stay in the historic Market Town of Buxton with many varied events taking place throughout the year including the Buxton Festival and many others. Smithy's Cottage is situated on an 'Access only' street just off the High Street. It is a quiet back water just a few metres from the 'Town Trail'. Only a short walk to the Market Place, Museum Art Gallery, Pavilion Gardens, Opera House and main shopping area where there are plenty of restaurants, pubs and takeaways to choose from. Close by is Poole's Cavern and Solomon's Temple situated in Grin Low Country Park. The whole area is surrounded by the beautiful Peak District countryside with Bakewell, Castleton, Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and Lyme Park all within a short car or bus journey. Buxton has its ow... Read more
Listing #HL342490
About the Owner
Pam L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The location is excellent for buxton and the peak district. You have your own parking space which is nice. cottage stayed nice and cool in the hot weather. Well equipped kitchen and comfortable bed. Definitely recommendMore

Thank Kes1812
Management response:Responded 10 July 2018

Thank you for your review. The thick stone walls keeps the cottage nice and cool during hot summer days but also retains the heat in colder weather keeping the cottage nice and cosy during the winter months. We hope you will consider staying again in...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018

We found ‘Smithy’s Cottage’ to be a perfect holiday let. Unlike so may other lets we have stayed in it was very well equipped, spotlessly clean and with no sign of the damp mustiness we have so often encounter. The accommodation is more like someone’s...More

Thank Brian N
Management response:Responded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you stay with us again in the future. As you say we are very close to all Buxton has to offer without the need to use a car.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Second time I've stayed here. Really close to the market square which has a few convenience stores on it, and a short walk from Buxton Park, Opera house etc. It's a nice home away from home.

Thank Adrian H
Management response:Responded 13 May 2018

Thanks for your review. Pleased you enjoyed your stay. You never run out of food or drink in Buxton. We are within easy walking to all you need whether it be eating in or eating out. The choice is wide and to suit all pockets.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Children over 8 years welcome.
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
5 Oct 2018
7 nights -- --
6 Oct 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
7 nights -- --
3 Nov 2018 -
9 Nov 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
IMPORTANT - minimum 3 nights. no pets and no smoking. Price includes gas, electric, bed linen and hand towels for the kitchen and bathroom.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 30.0 km
Railway: Buxton: 1.0 km
Buxton is well served by public transport links from Manchester, Derby, Sheffield and Nottingham for those who do not want to use their car.

By Bus:- The main bus stops only 250m from the cottage which apart using to get to Buxton also gives easy access to explore all parts of the Peak District - check out the links on the left hand column for local and national bus services.

By Train:- The railway station is about a half mile from the cottage - a taxi to the cottage from the station costs around £5 - just ask for 'Smithys Cottage on Church Street'.

By Car:- If you do use your own car or one hired from an airport we have easy and private off-road parking next to the cottage.
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