Good food is a real priority for most our guests who like us seem to delight in finding excellent local farm shops and producers, restaurants and pubs.
We are extremely well provided for locally. We try hard to keep up to date but people’s tastes vary, standards wax and wain, owners come and go, and our pockets and waistlines prevent as much research as would perhaps be ideal. So we rely also on our guests and friends to keep us up to date.
Most of our guests leave useful comments in the visitors’ books but we feel an ongoing more accessible ‘discussion’ here on the blog might be more helpful in the long run.
To start the ball rolling (we appreciate it may take time) we would start off with an almost random list:
Local farm shops and producers:
We look forward to some fresh input – shoot our first suggestions down or add to them. Thank you.
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.