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Holly Cottage - a touch of luxury in the Derbyshire Dales

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England
Holly Cottage is the perfect destination for singles or couples; a completely relaxing holiday, a romantic short break, or a fabulous energetic outdoor experience. We have taken a tumbled down Grade II listed building and transformed it into a haven of tranquility.

As the weather is so warm and the days so long what nicer than to have a great day out and return to relax in our cosy cottage? With our thick stone walls and extra insulation it is easy to sleep in the cool bedroom.

For colder times of year the underfloor heating and a huge bath tub it makes a perfect place to relax.

The cottage is in a quaint lane in the peaceful village of Ellastone, near to our stunning village pub, beautiful church and our very own stretch of the River Dove. Situated in the beautiful Derbyshire Dales with easy access to the Peak District and the Staffo...
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Listing #HL1195718
About the Owner
Michele R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2013
Interaction with guests
The owner, Michele, will meet you on arrival to make sure that you are entirely happy with everything at the cottage. During your stay if you need any information or assistance you only need to ask and help is on hand. Suggestions of where to eat, local walks and any other information you might need can be provided - just ask.
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Navigate704474, VR Owner at Holly Cottage - a touch of luxury in the Derbyshire Dales, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago


Reviewed 8 September 2018

We stayed at Holly Cottage for 2 nights in September 2018 with my Husband and our French Bulldog pup Gus . The cottage is immaculate and even nicer in real life! Michele is lovely and met us on arrival and made sure we had everything...More

Thank ChloePut
Navigate704474, VR Owner at Holly Cottage - a touch of luxury in the Derbyshire Dales, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review Chloe (and such a nice one too). As you enjoyed it so much you'll just have to come back soon! Best regards Michele

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

The location is close to ashbourne, uttoxeter, rocester which is a few minutes in a car, but there are lots of walks closeby if you prefer. Michele the owner met me there and was so lovely and helpful, the cottage was immaculately clean and had...More

Thank Mandy C
Management response:Responded 19 July 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Mandy. So pleased that you enjoyed your stay and were able to recharge your batteries. You are all welcome back any time you like. Regards Michele

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We welcome one small well behaved dog, for a small additional cost, but not upstairs or on any furniture
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 14,536 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Dovedale - the famous stepping stones and spectacular scenery
River Dove at Norbury - perfect for wild swimming
Tissington Village and Tissington Trail - cycle hire, walking, riding
Dimminsdale - forest walks, cycling, lovely tea room
Ilam - lovely walks and pretty village
Limestone Way - walking
Carsington Water - sailing, fishing, walking, nature walks, visitor centre
Alton Towers - theme park, water park, spa
Ashbourne - historic market town
Uttoxeter Racecourse - horse racing & live music throughout the year
Stately homes - Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Sudbury Hall, Norbury Old Manor
Nearby towns of interest- Buxton, Bakewell, Eyam, Tissington, Wirksworth, Matlock, Castleton, Crich, Brassington.
Getting around
We recommend that you have a car to make the most of your visit, however there is a regular bus services which runs every hour from the end of the lane. This gives you direct access to the market towns of Uttoxeter and Ashbourne, with train services and linked bus journeys.
There are numerous cycle paths and tracks so you are able to enjoy our lovely countryside without worrying about traffic.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands: 55.0 km
Railway: Uttoxeter: 12.0 km
Holly Cottage is the second property on the right hand side past the church. You will spot our lovely dormer window set into the roof as you drive up the lane.
Your dedicated parking is alongside the cottage, using the full depth of the driveway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby.
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