Duck Cottage Milldale Alstonefield Peak District

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Entire cottage hosted by Andrew

6 guests, 3 bedrooms, 6 beds, 2 bathrooms
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Visit England 5 star Gold Rated luxury detached stone cottage in the picturesque hamlet of Milldale, Alstonefield in the heart of Dovedale.

Duck Cottage provides accommodation for up to six guests in modern open plan living, tastefully decorated, and fully equipped with a plethora of doorstep walks and cycle trails. .

The space
Duck cottage is designed for modern open plan living, offering comfortable accommodation perfect for families or gathering friends for a getaway in the great outdoors to enjoy the plethora of door step walks and scenery throughout the Dove Valley, cycle on the nearby Tissington and High Peak Trails, fly fishing or simply a great base to explore the historic treasures of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Kedleston Hall. The lovely market towns of Ashbourne and Bakewell famous for its Bakewell pudding are only a short drive away. There really is something for everyone.


Walk in through the kitchen stable door to a well equipped country-style kitchen (refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, oven, washer/dryer, microwave and ceramic hob), a dining area with a large farmhouse table perfect for cosy kitchen suppers. The sitting room with its comfy sofas is ideal to relax in with a glass at the end of the day or watch a movie by the wood burning stove, (TV/DVD/WiFi), there is a writing desk area with an Apple Mac computer to organise day trips or walks during your stay. There is free WiFi throughout the cottage.

Upstairs the first floor Master suite at the front of the property has a king-size bed and en suite with a tub style bath. To the rear of the property the second bedroom has a king-size bed and the third bedroom has full size single bunk beds with a TV and DVD. There is a family bathroom with a large walk-in shower and modern sanitary ware.

Outside there are two outdoor seating areas, one to the front in a private courtyard perfect for a morning coffee with table and chairs and bench seating. Outside steps lead you to an additional private elevated terrace enjoying spectacular views at the rear of the property.

In the evening there is a huge variety of eateries to choose from country pubs to fine dining.

There is residents parking for one car (further parking is available and free close by).

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV
Washing machine
Dryer
Patio or balcony
Garden
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

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Where you’ll be

Alstonefield, England, United Kingdom

Milldale, Alstonefield is a rural hamlet location and is situated in the breath taking White Peak, providing a perfect base for exploring the Peak District. Eight miles from the market town of Ashbourne, twelve miles from Bakewell and sixteen miles from Buxton and Matlock.

An assured warm welcome from the village ducks, as well as Polly’s Cottage selling hot and cold drinks and delicious snacks, many walkers come from all over Britain to explore the Dove Valley with its famous stepping stones at Dove dale and fascinating rock formations along the routes.

Hosted by Andrew

Joined in February 2016
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Andrew and Sarah Hall are owners of the "Milldale Cottage Company" . Duck & Riverside Cottages are 2 luxury homes 30 metres apart which together can accommodate up to 12 guests in the tiny hamlet of Milldale, Alstonefield . We are very proud of our two bespoke 5 star rated holiday cottages and try to bring a little luxury to the Peak District so that friends and families can enjoy home from home comfort
Andrew and Sarah Hall are owners of the "Milldale Cottage Company" . Duck & Riverside Cottages are 2 luxury homes 30 metres apart which together can accommodate up to 12 guests in…

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House rules

Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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