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“Christmas in Little Hayfield”
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The building itself is grade 2 listed
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The building itself is grade 2 listed
The living room with the fire roaring The kitchen is one of the main features of the property
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41 reviews
The building itself is grade 2 listed
The living room with the fire roaring
The kitchen is one of the main features of the property
The kitchen has everything you will need
The pond and the cottage
The master bedroom is spacious and comfortable
The second bedroom all ready for your stay
Newly renovated bathroom
The bathroom has a bath/shower
The living room has a luxury double sofa bed
Open plan landing area
Simply decorated livingroom/diner to relax in
Lovely views to the front of the property
There are dozens of waling routes metres from the door
The cottage is based at the foot of Kinder
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Hayfield, Peak District National Park, England

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Excellent - based on 41 reviews
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CAJ235
Dallas, Texas
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Christmas in Little Hayfield”
Reviewed 10 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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We enjoyed a most wonderful Christmas week in the Gamekeepers Cottage. We loved learning the history of the crescent and appreciated the lovely renovation that has recently been done to the cottage. My grown children joined me - 4 of us were comfortable staying there and 2 more who live nearby joined us for meals, movies and family time around the fire.
We took breathtaking walks from the gate of the Peak District just behind the cottage as weather permitted. We'll have great memories of our week there.

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Liked best: Quiet location near Peak District
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Sarah H
Poulton le Fylde, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Superb”
Reviewed 30 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
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person found this review helpful

Just returned from a short break in the Peak District staying at the Gamekeeper's Cottage. Can't praise the accommodation highly enough, it was exactly what we were looking for - a characterful cottage but with all mod cons.
Beautiful property with fabulous wood burning stove which was lovely to come back to and light after a day out. Free wifi was welcome too to help us plan each day's activities.
There is a lovely walk right from the doorstep up to Kinder reservoir and then back down into Hayfield village. There are some great pubs nearby and lovely towns and villages a short drive away which are worth a visit such as Buxton and Bakewell.
We will be recommending this property to family and friends and hope to be back soon!

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Marsha B
Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A delightful cottage in a beautiful setting”
Reviewed 3 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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person found this review helpful

The Gamekeepers Cottage is a wonderful 'retreat' in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. The cottage is stylish and yet cosy with ample space for our family of 5 (2 adults and 3 children aged 6,8,10).It was great being able to walk right from the front door to Kinder Scout and we enjoyed a long but picturesque cycle ride on the Monsal Trail (near Bakewell). Stanage Edge is definitely worth visiting with stunning views and is very manageable for smaller children. The Heights of Abraham (in Matlock Bath) is quite a drive away but worth the visit especially with the cable cars. Our children loved the farm and adventure playground at Chatsworth. This was a great base for a wonderfully active but relaxing family holiday. Thank you very much.

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Liked best: The interesting features of the property aswell the decor and furnishings.
Liked least: Not having a dishwasher.
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Paul A
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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“Superb”
Reviewed 1 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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person found this review helpful

A carefully restored and beautifully situated gem in the middle of peaks. All the home comforts you could need and surroundings in which we could have spent months. A very friendly owner and we really couldn't fault anything about the accommodation or location.

Hope to visit again.

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Liked best: Friendly owner and beautiful location
Liked least: the road to get there is a little rough
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Robert E
1 review
“Great place in a beautiful location.”
Reviewed 21 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Had a really great few days in Little Hayfield. The location is incredible and we were able to walk straight from the cottage.

Was great to come back to the comfortable cottage, light a fire and relax. On another night we tried out the pubs in Hayfield village which are very accessible and really homely.

Can't wait to find time to come back again, maybe with more people as the property had lots of space.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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