List your home
Apply filters
£ to

The annex at Gamekeepers Cottage

Farmhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Self catering Annex adjoining the main house, This idyllic setting is a fabulous base to explore the many walks in the area and a little further you will find such walks as the Tissington trail and the Manifold Valley, we are only 30 mins. drive to Alton Towers and 40 mins to Gullivers Kingdom. Trentham Gardens, Water world, Pottery museums, Theatres, fine dining and beautiful countryside, are all on the doorstep.

During your stay you might get to see our nesting Barn owls, or some of our other resident birds of prey, you will almost certinaly bump into the many wild rabbits, squirals and the odd fox too.

We are ideally situated to cater for the keen cyclists, runners or walkers, with amazing views and beautiful countryside

Here at Game Keepers we also operate a small caravan park and also listed under our other properties we have a traditional Mongolian Yurt, so we can cater for larger parties.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 800 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester 21.5 km, Nearest railway: Stoke 7.5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Open plan living with a cosy feel, logs supplied for the burner free of charge for the first day. £5. per bag thereafter. The property adjoins the main farmhouse, so there is usually some one on hand should you need anything. One double bedroom & 1 triple bedroom, 1 bathroom, large lounge/ diner and kitchenette, with all you should need for a relaxing break. The washing/drying facilities are available on an electricity meter (coin operated ). Small well behaved dogs welcome by prior arrangement .

Please note Dogs are welcome, if you wish to bring your dog you must pre inform us, and a £25 additional fee will be applied to total cost of stay to cover any additional cleaning costs / time.

Further details outdoors

Large shared garden with the owners but there's plenty of room for everyone, B.B.Q area where you can enjoy some of the lovely sunsets over the Cheshire plane, whilst the children amuse themselves on the swings. Garden furniture for alfresco dining (weather permitting)

Further details

Tea, coffee and milk supplied for your arrival.

English owners on hand.

The Heart of England/Peak District

Stoke on Trent, famous all over the world for it's pottery heritage. Wedgwood,Gladstone and Moorcroft all have visitor centres open all year.Garden centres such as Trentham and Stapeley water gardens are open all year too.

Churnet valley railway,- Steam train rides, listed station building, museum (santa special for christmas)

Chatsworth house is a 45 min. drive. well worth a visit. Little Morton hall and Fordgreen hall are both close by and also worth a visit.

Jodrell bank with it's telescopes can be seen from the property and their visitor centre is open all year.

Only 30 -40 minutes by car to Alton Towers,

Stoke-on-Trent

Alsagers Bank is a lovely village with local amenities including a great Chineese takeaway.

Apedale country park,once mined for coal is now a beautiful park, with miles of safe pathways and spectacular views over the potteries.

You are right in the middle of the "five towns" Handy for shopping, museums, theatres, dining, clubs and much more.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
3
4 star
2
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0

Excellent 5/5

5 reviews Excellent 5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Write a review
Review 1-5 of 5

25 Aug 2014

5/5

"Lovely cottage and a great central base for lots of things to do."

We had a lovely stay in Game Keepers cottage. Lots to do in the area. The best bit is the log burner and the worst was there wasn't enough equipment in the kitchen equipment e.g baking trays.. Ot… More

25 Feb 2014

4/5

"Peaceful location good facilities"

We had an enjoyable 4 night stay in Game Keepers Cottage, Alsager Bank, Stoke-on-Trent, with my husband and our daughter and her friend, also our little dog, the cottage was made very cosy and warm by… More

16 Oct 2012

5/5

"Fantastic break"

We had a fantastic break here, everything was provided for us and the owners were lovely and always on hand when we needed something. We hope to be back soon and this time bring our dogs too as it wa… More

So glad you enjoyed your stay, must agree even after living here for some years we still enjoy the walks and the views from here.

7 Aug 2012

5/5

"Exactly what I was looking for!"

I was looking for self catering accommodation close to my family. Gamekeepers Cottage was perfect, it was ideally situated for me, the facilities were comfortable and a real home from home and the owners were friendly, approachable and helpful. I hope to book again in the future.

so pleased Gamekeepers was perfect for your needs, we work hard to ensure are guests would want to return.

31 Aug 2011

4/5

"Wonderful welcoming, warm and comfortable haven on a winter's day"

Travelling 800 miles with two elderly dogs in the depths of winter, we were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful surroundings and comfort that awaited us, so much more convenient than a hotel, and well worth the effort to find it. Lots of space and logs to burn, and a very comfortable place to relax at the end of the day. Our only regret was that we couldn't stay longer to enjoy the lovely location more. Beautiful views and attractive walks nearby. Helpful and thoughtful owners made a very nice experience even better. Only the cooking facilities were a bit unusual but were adequate for our needs.

Pleased you enjoyed your stay at Gamekeepers, you will be pleased to know that the "cooking facilities " have now been updated to a full oven and hob. Have to accept that we cannot improve on the views and the walks here though. Hope to see you again in the future.

Review 1-5 of 5

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

Min stay varies

Changeover day Flexible

from£58/nighthelp

This is the estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the price - it varies depending on when you stay and how long for.

Book your stay

*
*
*

Subtotal

 Your dates are available

Contact the owner

Close

Payment options

You need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website to ensure your payment is protected. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us.Learn more

You're booking with

Lesley S.

  • 4 Years listed

80% Response rate

Calendar last updated:27 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English
Landline
+44(0)1782722206

Also consider

Buxton
164 properties
Ashbourne
92 properties
Chester
81 properties
Leek
49 properties
Stoke-on-Trent
39 properties
Youlgreave
17 properties
Stone
16 properties
Nantwich
12 properties
Stafford
12 properties
Malpas, Cheshire
10 properties
Ellesmere
10 properties
Knutsford
9 properties
Cheadle
9 properties
Wilmslow
8 properties
Market Drayton
8 properties
Litton Mill
7 properties
Whitchurch
7 properties
Chapel en le Frith
7 properties
Telford
6 properties
Whaley Bridge
6 properties

Start a new search