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The Servants Quarters

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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Buxton, Derbyshire, England
The Servants' Quarters is a traditional stone built self-catering cottage hidden away in the centre of Buxton, Derbyshire. Beautifully renovated, it comfortably sleeps 4 people.

The accommodation is spread over three floors and includes two double bedrooms each with their own bathroom, a study area, lounge, kitchen diner and courtyard garden. The bedroom on the first floor can offer a double or twin beds.

There is free, unrestricted on-street parking on the roads surrounding The Servants' Quarters. About 10 meters from the front door is a single yellow line section which means you are always able to pull up and drop off any luggage, shopping or weary passengers!

Located minutes away from the Pavilion Gardens, Opera House and shops it is the perfect retreat from which to enjoy the fabulous spa town of Buxton, Derbyshire in the...
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Listing #HL398611
About the Owner
Pete S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
It's important to us that you have the space and privacy to make the most of your stay at The Servants' Quarters, that said we only live round the corner so can easily pop round if you have any questions or problems. We try to meet our guests the first evening after they arrive to say hello, check that everything's OK for them, share 'what's on' in the area and answer any questions they have in order to make their stay more enjoyable. After that we're only a text or a call away if we can be of any further help.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as I booked The Servants Quarters, we expected the highest standards and we were not disappointed! Pete and Catherine care that their guests have a wonderful experience. 10/10 Frank & Lesley

Date of stay: November 2018
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Wanderer479914, VR Owner at The Servants Quarters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Frank - it was great to meet you and Lesley. So pleased you enjoyed your stay and could see a show at the Buxton Opera House. Best wishes, Pete

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Really enjoyed our week in Buxton, the cottage is perfect in every way. The location is superb, so close to all the town's amenities but you wouldn't know it once your inside the cottage as it is so quiet so great for relaxing. The cottage...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Wanderer479914, VR Owner at The Servants Quarters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Hello Ian. Thanks for the review. You certainly packed a lot into your week in Buxton! We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Best wishes, Pete

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Very central accommodation and more spacious than we expected from the photos. Excellent communication from the owners and a much appreciated welcome pack on our arrival. A spotlessly clean, warm and comfortable place to stay. I would highly recommend.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Wanderer479914, VR Owner at The Servants Quarters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay in Buxton. Best wishes, Pete

Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We welcome children (Buxton has lots for them to do) but please note that due to the configuration of the stairs we are not able to provide stair gates.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
£115
£155
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26 Oct 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
26 Oct 18 - 20 Dec 18
3 nights
£71
£95
£378
21 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
7 nights -- --
£676
4 Jan 2019 -
14 Feb 2019
3 nights
£72
£96
£384
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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.
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About the neighbourhood
The historic market town of Buxton nestles in the Derbyshire hills and at a height of 1,000 feet above sea level it is one of England's highest towns. It has a long history as a spa town due to its geothermal spring which rises at a constant temperature of 28 °C. It was initially developed by the Romans around AD 78, when the settlement was known as Aquae Arnemetiae, or the spa of the goddess of the grove.

Buxton has some lovely buildings - notably John Carr's Georgian Crescent and the Opera House, designed by Frank Matcham (architect of many of London's finest theatres). It also has a thriving music and arts festival each summer.

The town is easily navigated by foot (if you can cope with the odd hill) and benefits from a direct train service into Manchester. The town is als...
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Getting around
The Servants' Quarters is located right in the centre of Buxton, just a road away from the picturesque Pavilion Gardens and Opera House. You can easily walk to the majority of the attractions, shops and restaurants Buxton has to offer.

The house is 10-15 minutes walk from Buxton Railway Station which has direct trains into Manchester Piccadilly Station.

Buxton Market Place is 2 minutes walk away - from here there are a wide range of bus services to the local towns, Sheffield, Manchester and (direct) to Manchester Airport.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester Airport: 37.0 km
Railway: Buxton: 0.5 km
Buxton is surrounded by the glorious Peak District National Park. If travelling by car why not stop off for a short walk, take in a view or visit one of the areas stately homes (Chatsworth, Haddon, Keddleston, Lyme Park). For those travelling from London the nearest Mainline train station is 12 miles away in Macclesfield (1 hour 50 mins direct from London Euston). The No. 58 bus takes you over the hills into Buxton on the Cat and Fiddle road - one of the most stunning routes in the area.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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