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Bankside Cottage

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Bankside Cottage is a unique, quaint cottage set in the hamlet of Milldale, in the heart of Dovedale. This detached idyllic stone cottage provides accommodation for up to four adults and two children (six guests altogether) the cottage is tastefully decorated well equipped and very well looked after. * Bankside Cottage offers 2 comfortable double bedrooms and a BOX ROOM with 2 bunk beds. Bunk beds are SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN AND SMALL ADULTS. * A large family bathroom with separate shower and bath. * A cosy beamed ceiling sitting room with a traditional open range fire. TV with DVD/ Bluray / iplayer. * The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher and the separate dining/breakfast room seats 6. * A utility room with washing machine and dryer, Small Freezer and a small space for the well ...Bankside Cottage is a unique, quaint cottage set in the hamlet of Milldale, in the heart of Dovedale. This detached idyllic stone cottage provides accommodation for up to four adults and two children (six guests altogether) the cottage is tastefully decorated well equipped and very well looked after. * Bankside Cottage offers 2 comfortable double bedrooms and a BOX ROOM with 2 bunk beds. Bunk beds are SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN AND SMALL ADULTS. * A large family bathroom with separate shower and bath. * A cosy beamed ceiling sitting room with a traditional open range fire. TV with DVD/ Bluray / iplayer. * The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher and the separate dining/breakfast room seats 6. * A utility room with washing machine and dryer, Small Freezer and a small space for the well behaved family pet. (Please note there is a charge for pets). Pets must not be left at the property unattended. * Outside the cottage the property has private parking for one car (further parking is available very close by) * Sitting area for alfresco eating area for 6 guest with BBQ to enjoy the sunshine. * 3 adults bikes and 1 smaller bike (suitable for 8 yrs old up) available to use at your own risk. * Please note the rental agreement:If you wish to change the makeup of the party during your stay or include a pet into the property you must have either show it on your booking form or detailed in correspondence and agreed in advanced. Milldale is a beautiful place to visit. The dramatic 'white peak' landscape begins at the front door with fine views, walks, cycling and other leisure pursuits to enjoy. The renowned beauty spots of Dove Holes the “Stepping Stones” and Thorpe Cloud are approached over the aviator bridge with a lovely walk through Dovedale. Fly Fishing day permits can be obtained from the near by Izaak Walton Hotel. Nearer to home and following a bracing walk up the hill to Alstonefield you will find the highly rated Public House Restaurant 'The George'. Bankside Cottage is situated within easy reach of Ilam, Ashbourne, Buxton and Bakewell. The Tissington cycle trail runs within a mile of Milldale. All prices include free wireless Broadband access, bed linen, towels, heating, electricity and complimentary bucket of coal and a basket of wood provided. As the cottage is in a rural village, the broadband access can occasionally go down. Please note minimum stay is 3 nights. Maximum of 6 guests (including children and babies). Bankside Cottage is designed for family holidays. We reserve the right to refuse group or other bookings which we consider unsuitable for the accommodation.More
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About the Owner
Vicki B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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Everything you will need at Bankside Cottage for either short break or longer. All arrival details, directions, key code etc will be sent the week before your stay. Lots of local information and maps are topped up regularly.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great value and excellent location. Loved walking to Dovedale from the front door! Comfortable, clean cottage

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank rachelgodfrey9
Tour541877, VR Owner at Bankside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review ands do glad you enjoyed your stay at Bankside Cottage. Please come and visit again.

Reviewed 5 August 2019

Bankside Cottage has everything you need inside, and so much on your doorstep outside. It's cosy, comfortable, well equipped, and the owner is great (friendly and efficient). A very short stroll down the road to the River Dove and you can feed the ducks (and...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Simon T
Tour541877, VR Owner at Bankside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2019

Simon, thank you for the fab review and look forward to your return soon.

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Reviewed 24 February 2019

Beautiful cottage in amazing surroundings. Great walks, fishing on the Dove, beautiful scenery, and only 5 miles from Ashbourne. Absolutely loved Bankside Cottage - As did my family and our dog Lexi. The cottage is spotless and very cosy. No pub or restaurant in the...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank DanKerr586
Tour541877, VR Owner at Bankside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2019

Thank you for the lovely review and so glad you had a great time. Look forward to you returning soon. There is so much to see and do in the area you definitely need more that a short break.

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Reviewed 13 January 2019

Date of stay: January 2019
Tour541877, VR Owner at Bankside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2019

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Just had our sixth stay at this wonderful cottage. Clean, comfortable, spacious and well equipped in ideal location for exploring Peaks. Fantastic walks from the doorstep. Gorgeous surroundings. Extremely peaceful. Bikes included Lovely seating area in garden. Owner Vicky extremely quick to respond and deposit...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank 895Debbie
Management response:Responded 25 June 2018

Thank you for the great review, so pleased you enjoy the cottage and the surroundings. Look forward to you returning in the future.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
The Ashbourne / Alstonefield area Alstonefield has won the best village award many times in the past. It is a stunning village with a close knit community who are always friendly and willing to help. Alstonefield is actually built on a limestone plateau, which is 900 feet above sea level, making for lovely views. There is a popular old coaching inn just in front of the old wool market, and shops that used to thrive on the silk industry, making silk buttons! It is a wonderful village, with craft shops and galleries to potter about in as well as being the link to the wonderful countryside all around. A quaint English Hamlet today, Milldale, used to be a bustling and busy hamlet with a Camomile mill that closed in the late 1870's. The remaining mill buildings have now been converted into our...
Getting around
You will need a car to get to Bankside Cottage, once you have arrived park the car and walk, cycle or run for miles and explore the beautiful Peak District National Park. Groceries can be delivered via online shopping. Alstonfield is approximately 1 mile from the cottage. The George in Alstonfield is a great PH and restaurant.
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