Come here to have a break and get away from it all or let us organise a civil ceremony for you and use the house for a unique wedding experience, which can be made into a full weekend of celebration. From its tranquil rural location, it is hard to believe that it is sti …see more
“Magnificent venue - perfect for our family reunion!”
Reviewed 30 Nov 2013
Gathered the extended family for a long overdue rendezvous to celebrate Mum's 80th birthday. The house was perfect for our large family group (aged 3 to 80!!). The beautiful house and its facilities … More
“Great venue for a family wedding”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2015
Birdsgrove House is a beautiful house in a stunning setting with extremely well-kept grounds which stretch down to the River Dove. It fitted perfectly with the idea of the sort of venue we wanted for… More
2 BEDROOMS + DOWNSTAIRS TWIN + 2 BED ROOMS NEXT DOOR, COT ALSO AVAILABLE + 7 SEAT HOT TUB
***Brand new Hot tub now installed***
New 7 seat hot tub installed October 2015, see pictures.
Ideal for extended families, friends, re-unions and social get-togethers & wi …see more
had extended weekend at orchard barn and anvil cottage with my children, their partners and my hubby. beautiful open plan with all anemities. underfloor heating was brilliant. bottle of wine and home … More
“Beautiful place to stay”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2015
Just come back from staying at Orchard Barn and Anvil Cottage for the weekend on a hen-do. The place is gorgeous, plenty of room, loads of seating space, and lovely and private.
Adam and Charlotte … More
“Great holidaye cottage”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Cottage was clean and spacious. Came for the weekend with family including baby. Had struggled to find the perfect sized cottage in a good location. This was spacious enough for all.
Had all equipmen… More
Explore the Peak District in Luxury.5 Star recently converted charming cottage in rural location just 2 .5 miles from the Georgian market town of Ashbourne, ideal for a relaxing rural retreat for families or couples (30 minutes from Alton Towers & Splash Landings). …see more
Wonderful cottage, fell in love with HUGE leather sofa, views, the quiet, the poolside cups of tea at 8.00 a.m. (yes in March - very sheltered). A bit of an uphill hike over muddy fields to the quint… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review - I'm so glad you had a good break and only sorry that we weren't here to meet you. Thank you too for the comments about the kitchen floor - very helpful. I have now put a large rug on the floor to take away any chill.
“Idyllic retreat in some of Derbyshires most beautiful countryside”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
We spent a wonderful five days at Swallows Cottage. It was wonderfully equipped and every need catered for. Izzy was an attentive host and nothing was too much trouble. The location was perfect and … More
We are so pleased that you had such a good time at Swallow's Cottage and made the most of the surrounding area. We are pretty biased when it comes to appreciating the local countryside and so it is lovely to hear when guests have really enjoyed themselves and loved it as much as we do! Thank you so much for your lovely review - come back and see us again soon - Derbyshire is equally beautiful, if not more dramatic in Autumn and Winter.
“Perfect for all the family”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2013
We booked the cottage as a last minute break for a weekend. It was so lovely and in such a beautiful setting. The interior is decorated tastefully and the garden and pool magnificent. The owners were … More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is great to hear when guests have had such an enjoyable time, not only here, but exploring Derbyshire and making the most of the beautiful countryside. There is always so much to do and visit - but equally important just to relax by the pool, too. Come back and see us soon!
A lovely newly converted 1 bedroom cottage from part of a coaching inn situated at the heart of Ashbourne in the Peak District with all local amenities nearby, great pubs, restaurants and coffee shops.Fantastic walking and Tissington Trail just 10 minutes away a …see more
Girls break away was ideal and perfect location for it. Bottle of wine without having to use the car as the shops and location was perfect for us. Brilliant communication, Carole is wonderful. Thank y… More
“Cosy little cottage”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2016
Lovely, little cottage - well equipped with everything you need and extremely clean. Just a few minutes walk from the shops and bars in Ashbourne. We chose the cottage as our base whilst we explored… More
No.3 Doveside is a traditional mill workers house built in 1871, situated in Mayfield on the Staffordshire/Derbyshire border on edge of the english peak district.
Sleeping up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms, No.3 Doveside overlooks the beautiful Derbyshire countryside and is …see more
Really lovely cottage and a great welcome. Very comfortable and well appointed - it felt like home. Perfect location, lots to see and do within very short distances. we would recommend to everyone.… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to review No.3 Doveside, we really do appreciate your feedback and it's especially nice when it's to say we're doing things right! We also feel the location is ideal for guests to enjoy without having to travel great distances. We hope to welcome you back to No.3 Doveside sometime again in the future!
“A well equipped, comfortable cottage with parking”
Reviewed 4 May 2014
We found 3 Doveside to be a very well equipped property. From the welcome note, milk and cake that awaited us to the provision of lots of details for walks, DVD's, Games etc. the cottage had everythi… More
Reviewed 25 Apr 2014
Stayed here with our grandson for 4 nights. There was everything we could have wanted and more! Milk, cake and fresh flowers were a nice welcoming touch. There were lots of games etc too.… More
The end one of a row of 17th century Grade II listed almshouses, this quaint little stone cottage offers the perfect romantic break. A wealth of oak beams and original exposed brickwork give it a unique atmosphere, enhanced by the owners' careful choice of furnishi …see more
An absolutely fantastic place, makes you totally feel relaxed. Great high standard of accommodation. Brilliant host who own the cottage. Made us feel very welcome. Great town amenities and acess to th… More
Many thanks for writing the review, very much appreciated.
Look forward to seeing you again.
Kind regards Maria and Ian.
“Lovely cottage in great area”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2016
Really enjoyed our stay in the quaint cottage we made our home for the week.
Lovely surroundings and a minute from the start of the Tissington trail.
Maria made us very welcome and arranged parking … More
Thanks so much for adding the review, really appreciated. Glad you enjoyed your stay, hope to see you again.
Kind regards Maria and Ian.
“Couldn't ask for more.”
Reviewed 11 Feb 2015
Stayed late January, beautiful cottage, warmy and cosy. Only complaint is that we had to leave eventually! The cookies and wine were an unexpected but very welcome treat!… More
Thank you for adding the review, really appreciated. Sorry you had to leave, be sure to book a longer stay next time round!
Look forward to seeing you again.
Kind regards Maria and Ian.
***XXX*** SPECIALLY PRICED SHORT BREAKS IN FEBRUARY***XXX***
Holly Cottage is the perfect destination for couples. For a romantic short break, a completely relaxing holiday or a fabulous energetic outdoor experience. With walking and cycling at your doorstep, and hors …see more
What a lovely cosey cottage in a perfect location!!! The cottage is very home from home and ideal for a break away for a relax!! Bath tub amazing!!! Wifi and freeview available! Would certainly recomm… More
So pleased that we were able to provide the chill out time that you needed. Good luck for the next few months. Looking forward to some piccies xx
Reviewed 10 Feb 2016
It's very difficult to find words to say about Holly Cottage that haven't been said already. We chose Holly Cottage based on the TripAdvisor reviews and we were not disappointed in any way.
We were… More
Thank you for your lovely recommendation. So glad that you enjoyed your stay, and of course we would be most glad to welcome you back any time.
“Excellent in every way.”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2016
Can't fault Holly Cottage in any way. Excellent. Well-defined and with plenty of space for two. Good and helpful booking and hand-over. Duncombe Arms just five minutes walk is a big asset.… More
So pleased that we met your expectations during your week. Welcome back anytime Robert & Chris
The Coachman's Cottage is a luxurious holiday rental. It has a 5 star Visit Britain rating. It is situated in the grounds of Ladyhole House, which is an Edwardian country house, located in Derbyshire on the edge of the Peak District. Set at the top of a sweeping …see more
A delightful spacious one bedroom self catering apartment on the ground floor.
Has a private entrance and parking.
This apartment is perfect for those wanting to experience a relaxing break or an adventure packed one.
This modern apartment is in the town centre which …see more
This is a superb apartment, beautifully designed & everything brand new. Sandra has provided absolutely everything you could possibly require +more! and the warm and friendly welcome was lovely- thank… More
Your more then welcome, and thank you so much. Sandra
Croft House Barn is a lovely, characterful cottage for up to 6 (plus cots) in the scenic Peak District hamlet of Waterfall. 4 star Gold awarded by Quality in Tourism, you'll find three en-suite bedrooms - one on the ground floor - spacious living accommodation with …see more
6 The Etchells is part of a converted 19th century Grade II listed former farmhouse, in the pretty village of Church Broughton, South Derbyshire, with award winning pub. Numerous relaxing and enjoyable walks from the cottage in the surrounding countryside. The cottage i …see more
This recently refurbished gardeners cottage is set in the lovely grounds of the owner's Birdsgrove estate. Standing detached, this traditional cottage offers fine, contemporary interior design and it's own 1/4 acre of landscaped, mature and peaceful garden wi …see more
“A fantastic break with the family in a wonderful location”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2016
We booked the house for a family get together as my partners son is off to Australia. The location of the house is very convenient and the views from the patio are fantastic. The house is very well eq… More
Thank you for your lovely review NIgel. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay and hope your partners Son has a wonderful time in Australia.
“Fabulous location and a fantastic visit”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The cottage was everything that we wanted. There was plenty of space outside for the children to enjoy themselves. The location was fantastic close to walks and cycle rides and the view was brilliant.… More
Newly restored former diary. Just completed. Spacious, stylish, single storey, two bedroom barn in an excellent rural, yet accessible and quiet location. Wealth of character with high open exposed glazed ceiling trusses, hopper windows, feature brickwork providing fabul …see more
Christmas Cottage is a quaint, early 19th century, mill workers cottage situated in the beautiful village of Clifton on the edge of the Peak District. The accomodation is generous for 2 people and is arranged over 3 floors which retain many period features including be …see more
A good location to get out and about to tour the Peak District. Liked the personal touches Charlotte added such as the cake, the wine , milk coffee and tea. A very comfortable cottage and warm on th… More
We are really glad that you enjoyed your holiday at Christmas Cottage and thanks for leaving such a lovely review. It really matters to us that people enjoy their stay at our cosy cottage so we are really pleased that you liked it! thanks,
Fabulous converted hay barn, cottage style with smart country character. Ideally located on the edge of the Peak District 10 mins from Ashbourne with far reaching views. Quiet location with abundance of wild life. Approached by a long private drive, the barn is set arou …see more
I stayed for Xmas week with my daughter and her husband to escape our saddest Xmas ever. It was perfect in every way with Emma's attention to detail evident throughout. Her information on the area bef… More
“Very comfortable stay, in a beautiful location with a wonderful host!”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2013
My husband, son and I stayed for three nights earlier this week ostensibly to take our son to Alton Towers for his 7th birthday. With three days in the area we were able to dilute the pretty full-on, … More
“Beautiful barn conversion - a peaceful and luxurious break”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
Appleseed barn has been converted to a really high standard with luxurious fitting and finish and really nice touches throughout. With hotel standard towels and linens and fabulous Emma Bridewater and… More
Lovely, home feel one bed cottage with addition of sofa bed to sleep four. Recently renovated and modern update to what was once part of a coaching inn, located in the heart of Ashbourne and heart of the Peak District.Easy 5 minute walk into the town centre for …see more
Perfect cottage with everything you could need and more. Carole very easy to deal with and answered everything we needed to know.
Situated just above the market square so very easy access to everyth… More
Lovely 3 bedroom house, situated on the edge of the Peak District, just a two minute walk from the centre of the pretty market town of Ashbourne. Comfortably sleeps 5 people. Recently renovated to a high standard. Off road parking, front and rear gardens with lovely pat …see more
Situated close to Ashbourne, between the Manifold Valley and Dovedale - our holiday cottages are in the heart of the Peak District National Park.
Set in the village of Wetton, Hall farm has 3 delightful stone built holiday cottages set in two acres of paddock land and b …see more
Situated on the edge of the Derbyshire village of Brailsford, The property is found down a peaceful lane. The popular market town of Ashbourne is only a ten-minute drive away, and is often host to community events and traditions. Cyclists and walkers alike should head t …see more
Commanding a central village position, the property offers guests some great activities right on the doorstep. Relaxing riverside walks or gentle strolls into the pretty market town of Ashbourne and its quaint shops, make this property a great stay for those looking to …see more
The accommodation is offered in a converted traditional stone hay barn with some original features having been retained. The barn has been continually upgraded over the past six years and offers the space and facilities for 14 guests in 6 bedrooms all with WC and shower …see more
Converted stables and cow byre, sympathetically restored with high open ceilings, exposed brickwork and lots of character in courtyard setting of historic English Farmhouse.
Luxuriously fitted out with Farmhouse kitchen having Neff appliances and Belfast sink, walk-in s …see more
“Luxurious, relaxing and with stunning attention to every detail”
Reviewed 21 Jul 2013
Having been in many self catering properties over the years,last year we both agreed we rated Appleseed Barn as our favourite of all (same owner- Emma). However,Harebell has brought us a dilemma- whic… More
“Wonderfully relaxing stay in beautifully appointed barn in idyllic location”
Reviewed 12 May 2013
Brailsford Barns are perfectly situated to explore the Peak District. You approach the barn down a long drive and there is plenty of secure parking. The barn is situated in a quiet and peaceful loca… More
Tourist Board 4 Star with rare Gold Award given "for exceptional quality of accommodation and customer service"
A delightful and spacious three storey Victorian family house with a wealth of original features, fully restored and now with all modern facilities …see more
As an extended family group (aged 14 to 80) we booked Hollybank house as a base to explore the Peak District during July 2013. The adventure was an 80th birthday present for "granny". The house was ex… More
Reviewed 25 Jul 2013
We spent a lovely week at Hollybank House in May this year. The house is more like a home and there are lots of lovely personal touches which made our stay even more relaxing. The bedrooms make you … More
“Home from Home”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
Our family of four stayed here for 3 weeks. On arrival we found a warm and welcoming house that was extensively equipped with everything we needed to make our stay comfortable. The weather was cold bu… More
In the heart of the Derbyshire Dales and overlooking the picturesque Carsington Water, Manor Cottage is a wing of a 17th Century Grade 2 listed farmhouse sleeping 8 (+2) people in 4 ensuite bedrooms in a pretty village with a country pub in walking distance.On t …see more
“A fantastic Manor house ideally set up for multiple couples and/or an extended family holiday.”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
OK, we were very lucky with the weather - 100% sunshine for the 10 day stay! The Manor house would be ideal in summer or winter for up to 4 couples or extended family. All the bedrooms were en-suite… More
“Great family get together to celebrate our Ruby Wedding Anniversary”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2013
We found Manor Cottage perfect for our family get together. With ages from 18months to 65 years the property suited all. Lovely surrounding countryside and within walking distance of a good country pu… More
A stunning large barn conversion surrounded by it's own land in a rural location. A Fantastic kitchen with large aga and coffee machine for fresh ground delicious coffee. Luxury king deluxe bedroom suite with fresh towels and complimentary bottled spring water. A …see more
Situated in Ashbourne the Gateway to the Peaks and ideally situated to browse through all the quaint shops in Ashbourne. Ashbourne is also extremely well placed for many tourist attractions, just a few miles from Alton Towers, Carsington Water, Chatsworth House, Sudbur …see more
A delightful Grade II listed Farm House in pretty peak district village. This farm house is ideal for families who want to holiday together,a reunion of friends or for people who want a special occasion.Carsington provides a great place to base yourself to explore the P …see more
We celebrated two 40th birthdays with a large group of friends and kids and the farmhouse was the perfect setting for a celebratory meal and fun evening!… More
“Excellent 30th Birthday”
Reviewed 9 Dec 2013
My friends and I had a briliant stay at Swiers Farmhouse. Doug was incredibly helpful and had all the lights and heating on when we arrived. His communication prior to arrival was very helpful and he … More
“Fantastic house, location and owner”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2013
I booked this for my hen weekend....with 11 women....there was so much space, the house was so well appointed with all you needed for a self-catered break.....plus the location was spot on.
Can't r… More
Situated on the edge of the popular market town of Ashbourne, this charming cottage is in an ideal location from which to explore the open Derbyshire countryside. Once you have finished exploring Ashbourne and its many cafes, pubs, bars and delis, it’s time to pu …see more
The peaceful surrounds of the cottage offer guests a rural retreat in a converted farm building. The property is ideally situated for visiting the local country houses of Calke, Melbourne and Kedleston, or taking a stroll through the bustling cobbled market to …see more
The Stables offers bespoke Contemporary luxury self catering accommodation for up to 12 guests with 5 en suite double / twin singles bedrooms , a large open plan living/ dining area along with a superb luxury kitchen. The Stables boasts a beautiful lawned garden looking …see more
Compton House is situated in the charming historic market town of Ashborne, with the magnificent St. Oswalds Church dating from the 14th century, and it's fine Georgian architecture. We are a family run guest house with accent on good food and accommodation with a …see more
Come and stay at a beautiful contemporary detached house in the quiet village of Atlow. A brand new contemporary style double bedroom is available with TV and ensuite facilities. Enjoy the use of a separate kitchen area with tea/coffee freely available together with a s …see more