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Swainsley Farm: three award winning cottages

Swainsley Farm nestling in the Manifold Valley.
55 reviews
Swainsley Farm nestling in the Manifold Valley.
The Coach House's cosy lounge with wood-burning stove.
Haybarn exterior.
Haybarn's large kitchen.
Come and celebrate!
Old Byre lounge.
Enjoy the outdoors.
Relax and unwind in the Haybarn.
The Coach House
Make it a very special stay!
Coach House's large well equipped kitchen.
Old Byre bathroom.
Curl up in front of our biomass wood burning stove.
King-size bed in the Haybarn.
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6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Hartington, Peak District National Park, England
PRICES: the prices quoted here are for ALL THREE cottages. If you are interested in one or two cottages only, please contact us.

New Year available in the OLD BYRE only (1 bedroom cottage). Christmas 2016 already taken.

SWAINSLEY FARM has 3 luxurious cottages available individually or as a group: the COACH HOUSE (3 bedrooms, sleeps 6/7), the HAYBARN (2 bedrooms, sleeps 4/5) and the OLD BYRE (1 bedroom, sleeps 2). Set high above the Manifold River looking south, this is one of the most stunning locations inside the Peak District National Park!

Swainsley Farm consists of former 18th century agricultural buildings carefully converted into three luxurious holiday cottages:

The COACH HOUSE, a former carriage & stable block, has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6/7 guests. It has a spectacular, and very spacious, beamed lounge with a new, wood-bur...
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About the Owner, Liz & Chris S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 39 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 55 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 55 reviews
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English first
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

This was our third stay in this property, which has stunning views across the Manifold Valley. We couldn't wait to return here for a three night Bank Holiday break ( wish it had been longer! ) in this property, which is furnished to a high standard and has a homely feel. Fruit scones and a tea tray were waiting for...

Keith W
Hythe, Kent
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

One the best holidays we've had. Beautiful cottage in a beautiful position with views. We enjoyed the local villages and many walks in the area. We enjoyed it so much we booked next year as soon as we got back! Highly recommend this property for two.

Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We stayed in the Old Byre which is in a group on 3 cottages adjacent to the owners house. Swainsley Farm are beautifully converted stone barns set in a stunning location. The cottages are in a very secluded area with many walks and the manifold trail on your doorstep. The owners Chris and Liz were very helpful but also respected...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(3)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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 Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
1 Sep 2017 -
21 Sep 2017
7 nights --
22 Sep 2017 -
12 Oct 2017
7 nights --
13 Oct 2017 -
26 Oct 2017
7 nights --
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
1. The cottages can be booked altogether or individually. For individual prices please contact the Owners.

2.Short Breaks:
prices for weekend short breaks are based on 3 nights, Friday to Monday.

prices for mid-week short breaks (Monday to Friday) are based on 3 nights with the 4th night free. PLEASE ASK FOR A QUOTE IF YOU WANT 4 NIGHTS
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester Airport or EastMidlands Airport: 50.0 km
Railway: Macclesfield or Derby: 30.0 km
VISITORS COMING NORTH on the M1: We suggest you avoid Derby by taking exit 23A onto the A50 and then the A515 to Ashbourne.<BR><BR>Visitors approaching from Leek or Ashbourne on the A523: Turn onto the B5053 at a main cross-roadsthe and pass through Onecote village. 1½ mile past Onecote take the second turning on the right into Butterton. Drive through Butterton to the far edge of the village and bear left towards Hulme End. We are located ¾ mile down this lane on the right. The entrance to our driveway is clearly marked.<BR><BR>Visitors approaching from Bakewell, Buxton or Ashbourne on the A515: Turn onto the B5054 and pass through Hartington to Hulme End. At the Manifold Inn turn left and after 400 yards take the first right onto a very narrow lane. After 1½ miles... more
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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