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Foxglove Cottage - family stays near Alton Towers & Ashbourne, with games room

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Foxglove Cottage
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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Foxglove Cottage provides modern, luxury accommodation with a large dining/kitchen/lounge for everyone to socialise and relax. Each of the bedrooms are tastefully decorated with comfy beds and amenities. Three of the bedrooms can be either superking doubles or twin beds, offering flexibility with family or single groups. Foxglove Cottage also has a large terrace with outdoor furniture and a BBQ. From here you can take in the stunning views and walk to the pretty village of Kniveton with a village pub. *From June 7th Foxglove Cottage will have a private hot tub! For all reservations from June 7th, Foxglove guests will be able to make use of the private hot tub in the garden behind the cottage. You also have shared use of the large games room, children's play area and garden, plus a gras...Foxglove Cottage provides modern, luxury accommodation with a large dining/kitchen/lounge for everyone to socialise and relax. Each of the bedrooms are tastefully decorated with comfy beds and amenities. Three of the bedrooms can be either superking doubles or twin beds, offering flexibility with family or single groups. Foxglove Cottage also has a large terrace with outdoor furniture and a BBQ. From here you can take in the stunning views and walk to the pretty village of Kniveton with a village pub. *From June 7th Foxglove Cottage will have a private hot tub! For all reservations from June 7th, Foxglove guests will be able to make use of the private hot tub in the garden behind the cottage. You also have shared use of the large games room, children's play area and garden, plus a grassed paddock for ball games. Situated 3 miles from the historic market town of Ashbourne, it is surrounded by walks and the beautiful Peak District. Carsington Water is just a mile away, and offers cycling, water sports and walking routes. Foxglove is a dog-friendly venue, with a nominal extra charge of £20 per dog. Alton Towers is 8 miles away if you are looking for a Theme Park or Water Park. Chatsworth House and Bakewell are 6 miles away. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dogs are charged at £20 per animal.
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Michele W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

We hired out Foxglove Cottage for a long weekend away with friends. The location was glorious - open fields surrounding the cottage gave a real feel for country living. The cottage is very spacious and the open plan living area was great for entertaining. Beds...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Claire A
Reviewed April 6, 2018

The cottage is beautifully decorated inside with lots of space for the 7 of us that stayed, We spent a lot of time in the games room, plus the children loved the playarea. We visited Alton Towers and Ashbourne plus took a walk around Carsington...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Bradleyhall
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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here with our extended family since we wanted a central location, and I was extremely happy with the choice. There are beautiful countryside views, but it was still easy enough to access local attractions. The accommodation was very comfortable and modern. The games...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank CarlaP847
Michele W, VR Owner at Foxglove Cottage - family stays near Alton Towers & Ashbourne, with games room, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Thankyou for your review and we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and made use of the games room. Hopefully we will see you in the future

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Derbyshire offers the best of everything - lakes & mountains, gorges & valleys, numerous National Trust houses, Alton Towers theme park and the natural Carsington Water. The pretty Derbyshire villages of Ashbourne, Wirksworth, Bakewell, Eyam and Buxton are all worth a visit, to explore the delights that Derbyshire can offer.
Getting around
A car is preferable for arrival at Standlow but once you are there, you can unpack and unwind. Carsington Water offers bicycle hire and plenty of routes to follow traffic-free. Alternatively, take the country bus and visit the local areas. Derbyshire is full of walks and trails, many traffic-free, and always with a coffee shop or tea room to visit.
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