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DEER CROFT COTTAGE, pet-friendly cottage with a garden in an isolated position

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this semi-detached cottage is in a rural location near Turnditch, 5 miles from Belper.Highcroft is a semi-detached cottage in a rural location 1.6 miles from Turnditch. The cottage has a double and a twin, along with a house bathroom and additional ground floor cloakroom. The living area is open plan, with a kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Outside is off road parking for two cars and a private patio area with furniture and countryside views, as well as shared use of owners' field. Highcroft is a great family base for enjoying walking, the towns of Belper and Ashbourne, and historic houses, or simply relaxing and watching the owners' small herd of deer. Amenities: Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, mic...Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this semi-detached cottage is in a rural location near Turnditch, 5 miles from Belper.Highcroft is a semi-detached cottage in a rural location 1.6 miles from Turnditch. The cottage has a double and a twin, along with a house bathroom and additional ground floor cloakroom. The living area is open plan, with a kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Outside is off road parking for two cars and a private patio area with furniture and countryside views, as well as shared use of owners' field. Highcroft is a great family base for enjoying walking, the towns of Belper and Ashbourne, and historic houses, or simply relaxing and watching the owners' small herd of deer. Amenities: Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable garage for bike storage. Enclosed patio and lawn with furniture. Shared use of owners' field. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile. Please note: This property is next door to another holiday let. Region: The ultimate in 'year-round' appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales. Town: Situated in the Amber Valley, Turnditch is a charming hillside village in Derbyshire. The village has a church and two public houses and the neighbouring village of Hulland Ward has a petrol station, post office and a shop, providing most amenities visitors will need. The market towns of Belper and Ashbourne are close by for more shops and restaurants and other attractions in the area include walking and cycling trails and water sports at Carsington Water with fishing available on the River Derwent. Haddon Hall and Chatsworth House and Park are within easy reach, and there are many delightful towns and villages in the Peak District. The village of Turnditch makes an ideal base to discover the stunning Peak District and surrounding area all year round and is a great place for a holiday.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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1 Shower
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 25 August 2019

We have just returned from a lovely week here. We have 2 children 5 and 3 who loved waking up to the deer every morning and looking out for them on our return from our days out, generally they were outside our window. The cotrage...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Emma B
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Cottage was a good base to visit other places of interest. The main road directly from the drive with no paths made it a bit unsafe for walking,especially with our young dog. The owners did allow us to use the grassed area next to their...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank NEIL S
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a lovely week at the cottage. The owners were very friendly and let us come a bit early. We have three small children who loved seeing the deer in the field next to the property. There is loads to do...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank fspurgeon
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

What a stunning little quaint place ! This was a perfect place for our family of four and Dalmatian Macy. Our two boys are 2years old and 4 years old and loved being able to see the deer out the windows all the time. All...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank lucyloo28
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We started at Deer Croft Cottage last week. The cottage itself is ok but key points to note; 1. It's a venison farm rather than family herd of deer - the deer are all ear tagged and processed on site, discovered by the big sign...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Hayley W
Management response:Responded 23 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. For the sake of future guests we'd like to clarify a few points that you raise. The property is not on a venison farm, the deer around the property lead long and happy lives. There...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2016

We have just had a wonderful holiday at Deercroft cottage,and didn't want to leave.The owners Jo and Rob have equipped the cottage with everything you might need,it is warm and comfortable and set in beautiful countryside.Every window had great views and animals wandering by.It was...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank SandraS953
Management response:Responded 12 July 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share this incredible review, we are absolutely over the moon that you enjoyed your time at Deer Croft Cottage. It sounds positively idyllic, and what a welcome with that stag grazing on the doorstep - fabulous! Don't be...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

We loved the setting and the cottage and our two rough collies settled in quickly, which is particularly unusual for one of them as he is very fussy about where we stay. The owners were helpful and meeting the deer, chickens, pigs and the Labrador...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 31 March 2016

What a lovely base for a holiday. Lovely and peaceful with plenty of outdoor space for the kids and dog to run around in. Eating breakfast with Deer wandering past the window was very special. The cottage is equipped with everything you need and whilst...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Jill M
Management response:Responded 1 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review with us all, we couldn't be happier that you enjoyed your time at Deer Croft Cottage. Breakfast watching the deer certainly sounds like a magnificent experience, something not to be missed! We certainly hope...More

Reviewed 24 October 2014

We have recently stayed at Deer Croft Cottage for a week with our two Basset Hounds. On arrival we were blown away by the setting. Within minutes the local deer had wondered past the window to the much excitement of the dogs. The cottage itself...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank Ash-Fleetwood
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

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Date of stay: August 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Towels Provided
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Wi-Fi
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Frequently Asked Questions about DEER CROFT COTTAGE, pet-friendly cottage with a garden in an isolated position

DEER CROFT COTTAGE, pet-friendly cottage with a garden in an isolated position is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

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DEER CROFT COTTAGE, pet-friendly cottage with a garden in an isolated position has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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