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Luxury Peak District Cottage with private pool, 2 miles from Ashbourne

Heated outdoor swimming pool during June, July and August
1 of 32Heated outdoor swimming pool during June, July and August
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England
Explore the Peak District in Luxury.5 Star recently converted charming cottage in rural location just 2 .5 miles from the Georgian market town of Ashbourne, ideal for a relaxing rural retreat for families or couples (30 minutes from Alton Towers & Splash Landings). Travel cot and high chair available but please be aware that there are ponds in the garden (toddlers/younger children). We can occasionally offer one night stays. Enjoy the large 5 acre garden and orchard. Laze by the outdoor heated swimming pool (open June, July and August) after a game of croquet before firing up the barbeque. There's table tennis, too - or why not take an evening stroll on the private river walk? Just 25 minutes from Derbyshire's Jewel in the Crown - Chatsworth House, with it's Adventure Playground, Gardens and Farm Shop, Sudbury Hall and... Read more
Listing #HL498890
About the Owner
Izzy J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2012
Interaction with guests
We live next door to Swallows Cottage and are happy to help if you have any questions. Otherwise, we respect your privacy and leave you to enjoy the cottage.
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Wonderful welcome from Izzy, home made cake and a bottle of wine. Cottage has everything you need and is a home from home. Beautiful scenery and lots to do and see. The Heights of Abraham was a great day out and a trip to the...More

Thank 7Julie7777777
Management response:Responded 7 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments and I'm thrilled that you all had such a good time - we did love meeting you all and hope to welcome you back to Swallows Cottage again. Warmest wishes, Izzy

Reviewed 30 July 2018

This place is amazing, beautiful cottage with everything you need, clean and spacious it is perfect for a getaway. Myself & our friends stayed for a nearby wedding and Izzy was a great host. The pool is just amazing and the views and surroundings are...More

Thank Hbry17
Management response:Responded 9 August 2018

Dear Jag, Thank you so much for your lovely comments - we loved having you all hear and are thrilled that you had such a good time both at the wedding and relaxing by the pool. Very much look forward to seeing you all again....More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We felt at home immediately in this cottage . Plenty of space for all of us in and outside the cottage. It was better than my expectations . Could spend all day relaxing by the private pool or exploring the Peak District.

Thank Alison D
Management response:Responded 20 July 2018

Dear Alison, Thank you so much for your lovely comments - I'm so pleased you had such a fantastic time and managed to explore Derbyshire and chill by the pool, too. Do come back and see us again soon! Warmest wishes, Izzy

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note - because of the pool and several unfenced ponds in the garden we suggest that the property is not suitable for children under the age of 6 - obviously babes in arms...
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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  • Cleaning: AU$53 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please enquire about last minute breaks.
Prices may be subject to change at the advertisor's discretion.
We will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible.
Keys are available from 3pm on day of arrival. Departure by 10am.
All damages to be paid for and declared before departure.
First basket of logs and kindling included in price. Additional logs available from owners at cost. £5 per bag.

Swimming towels are available to hire, at £4.00 pp, by prior arrangement.
Central heating included.
Additional mid-week cleaning available by prior arrangement.
Kitchen basics included - tea, coffee, dishwasher tablets, bin liners, washing up liquid.
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About the neighbourhood
The Georgian market town of Ashbourne, known as “The Gateway to Dovedale”, is an ideal base for visiting the Peak District.

Wander through the cobbled market place and discover antique shops, delicatessens and many other independent retailers.
The medieval annual Royal Shrovetide Football Game attracts thousands of visitors as does the Highland Gathering held in July. Ashbourne: 2.5 miles

The estate village of Tissington, with its' Jacobean Hall, Old Coach House Tea Rooms, Nursery, White Peak Farm Butchery and old fashioned sweetie shop delight all who visit. Plan ahead to visit the annual Well Dressings (Ascension Day) – one of Derbyshire's most spectacular. Tissington: 2 miles - or walk by footpath, directly from your door (30 mins).

Hire bikes (or bring your own – we hav...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands: 49.0 km
Railway: Derby: 27.0 km
You will need a car to get around here .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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