Bentley Fold Farm Cottages - Dove Cottage

Ellastone, nr. Ashbourne

Property Reference: HZ2701
  • Sleeps2
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms1
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Bathroom Double bedroom Open plan living/dining room/kitchen

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Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • Ground Floor FacilitiesGround Floor Facilities
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Created from attractive mellow brick farm buildings, these two comfortable and immaculately maintained holiday cottages adjoin each other and overlook the pastureland of the River Dove. Set in the conservation village of Ellastone, reputedly the setting for George Eliot’s ’Adam Bede’. Many outdoor activities and attractions await with cycle hire and trails within 5 miles and excellent walking all around. Should you tire of enjoying the invigorating fresh air, Stoke on Trent, 12 miles, offers pottery museums and factory shops. Accessible NT properties include Kedleston, Sudbury, Calke Abbey, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. An excellent base for touring Dovedale and discovering Alton Towers, 1½ miles, Ashbourne, Buxton and Bakewell. Shop 3 miles, pub with good food 500 yards.

All on ground floor: Living room. 3 steps up to dining room/kitchen. 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Both properties: Electric heaters, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Stereo/CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Use of laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Small shared garden and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Welcome pack. No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Good base for getting around. Great welcome, and at first meeting owners were happy to be contacted re. places of interest and problems. Sept 2012.
  2. A lovely well appointed cottage, the owners were on hand and really friendly and helpful, without being in the way. May 2012.
  3. The cottage was clean, cosy and the location excellent with a pleasant and private outdoor sitting area. The cottage was extremely well stocked with many little extras which you would normally only expect in a hotel. There is also a very good collection of information literature on all aspects of the Peak District. May 2012.
  4. Peaceful and relaxing stay. Feb 2012.
  5. This was the perfect cottage to come back to after a day out. It was exceptionally comfortable, cosy, warm. Exceptionally clean. Could not fault it at all. The owners were lovely people who obviously took a lot of time and trouble to look after the cottage. Will definitely go back again. Dec 2011.
  6. A lovely cottage. The owner left lots of personal little touches. Milk in the fridge, fresh flowers, shortbread and tea and coffee. A perfect cottage for a quiet holiday. Sept 2011.
  7. Clean, compact and peaceful! Ideal base for exploring a lovely national park. Aug 2011.
  8. Dove Cottage is very well appointed and comfortable. The views and position are excellent. It is easy to get to the Peak District and many other places even though the position of the cottage is very rural. July 2011.
  9. Beautiful area, lovely cottage. April 2011.
  10. For a quiet trouble free holiday in a wonderful location within this rural setting it would be hard to beat. Great value for money with welcoming and friendly hosts. March 2011.
  11. Idyllic rural location, ideal for exploring Dovedale and the Peak District.Very peaceful , ideal getaway - hideaway cottage. Cottage very well appointed, everything you could need - exceeded expectations. March 2011.
  12. Lovely views across the fields. Accessto the peaks good. Additional items in the cottage made it homely eg real flowers in the vases, soaps and gels and towels, welcome pack of tea, coffee milk and juice. Comfy bed and very clean and tidy. Many leaflets and maps of the area in drawer. Nov 2010.
  13. The cottage was warm, clean & cosy & very peaceful. The location is excellent as a base from which to visit Dovedale and other parts of the beautiful Peak District. Nov 2010.
  14. Peaceful, clean and tidy, everything you need. Oct 2010.
  15. Situation good and the cottage was very cosy. There was nobody in the adjoining property so we do not know what effect this would have on your privacy. Sept 2010.
  16. Found the accommodation suitable for a weekend as this was only a short break. June 2010.
  17. The property had a lovely outlook, was clean and the welcome was very friendly. Would recommend this to anyone. May 2010.
  18. Everything we needed was there and the walks from the door were great. April 2010.
  19. Quiet location very clean and better than expected. April 2010.
  20. It was lovely and clean and the owners very friendly. Feb 2010.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
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    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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