‘A fantastic cottage and location; thank you for all the small things like marmalade (yum!) and eggs. Would love to come back. For food: we had a great meal at the Coach and Horses in Fenny Bentley.’ Nov 2010
‘Beautiful cosy cottage, exceeded our hopes. Had a wonderful relaxing week. Thank you for creating such a stunning retreat.’ Nov 2010
“We found this cottage in ‘Somewhere Special’ in 2007. This was our 5th visit to somewhere very special! Thank you!” August 2010
‘We’ve had a lovely honeymoon break in this beautiful cottage and wonderful setting.’ Nov 2010
‘We have had the perfect autumn break – with not so perfect weather! The area is beautiful and we have been on some fantastic walks. The barn is ideal in all respects – don’t want to leave. Can’t wait to come back. Thank you, John and Marion, for making us so welcome. Oct 2010
‘Absolutely perfect cottage and hosts. Everything provided for a relaxing break, loved the flowers and the cake. Thank you so much, Marion and John. PS Boots popped in to se us on Sunday – adorable!’ Oct 2010
“We have had a fantastic week! This is by far the best place we have ever stayed in the UK.” August 2010
“We have had a lovely week in this beautiful cottage. Lovely surroundings. Homemade cake, fresh flowers and all the other extras were much appreciated. Hope to return.” July 2010.
Due to unforeseen circumstances Tom’s Barn is now available 24 June to 1 July 2016.
Douglas’s Barn is available to book for short breaks 3 or 4 nights between 2 and 20 May 2016. Bookings usually start on a Monday or a Friday but if you want a break that starts on a different day get in touch. We are very flexible with bookings.
There are some new attractions added to the list of treats available with the Premier Cottages special privileges card. Amongst them are Renishaw Hall, Thornbridge Hall Gardens (new discounts), Hassop Station Cafe, Village Green Cafe Eyam, Carsington Water Sports and Leisure, Hartington Cheese Shop.