Cottage / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

NOTE - Listing quotes for 4, 5 and 6 nights are incorrect. Enquire with owner for Price.

The cottage built in1769 enjoys a central village location in Monyash, in the middle of the Peak District in Derbyshire, UK.

It has been beautifully restored and is perfect for couples wanting peaceful quality time together or a romantic break.

WIFI is installed and is free for guests to use.

It's 150 metres from The Bulls Head public house and restaurant, with its excellent menu and warm friendly atmosphere.

Avonlea sleeps 2 people in one generous bedroom,

The feature lounge / diner is extremely comfortable with entertainment essentials and low level lighting creates a soft mood, when coupled with the glow from the wood-burning stove.

There is a fully integrated kitchen which enjoys countryside views over the secluded rear garden.

The generously sized bathroom has a modern white three piece suite with a power shower over the bath.

All linen, towels, tea towels, toilet and kitchen rolls, dishwasher tablets, washing machine powder, fairy, scourers cleaning materials and dishcloths are provided.

You only need to supply the food and drink.

We do leave you a complementary Sparkling Wine toast for your arrival.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 8 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester 50 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2
Other Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details outdoors

Garden furniture comprises a bench on patio outside rear door and there is a dinning table and four chairs on second patio at end of rear garden for al fresco dinning with views over open countryside.A family size charcoal BBQ is provided together with firelighters and fuel. (Guest are asked to replenish any fuel used by end of stay)

Further details

A non refundable deposit of 25% is required on all bookings with balance 5 weeks prior to arrival.

Cancelations within 5 weeks of stay - no refund unless property relet.

Payment by major debit and credit cards via PayPal. (No transaction charge to use Paypal)

Term and Conditions apply to all bookings for Avonlea Cottage and full details will be provided upon request, prior to booking.

The England region

The Peak District National Park was Britains first National Park and has a special place in the hearts of millions of visitors - from surrounding towns and cities, the UK and all over the globe.

Its internationally important and protected landscapes and wildlife mean different things to different people. For some its a wild and wonderful setting for outdoor activities from walking and cycling to abseiling and yachting. For others its their favourite spot for a meal out - featuring fine local produce - with family and friends.

Peak District cottages are excellent places to stay to explore and enjoy all that the Peak District has to offer. Avonlea Cottage is located in the picturesque village of Monyash and is situated in a charming row of grit stone cottages.

Monyash is a small picturesque village, situated on the White Peak plateau, in the heart of the Peak District and is an ideal location for those wishing to explore the Peak District area by rambling, walking, cycling or driving.

Many guests come to pursue hobbies such as sightseeing, walking, cycling, photography, bird-watching, local history and fishing, within the scenic surroundings of the Peak District National Park. For others there is a wealth of Arts and Culture with Buxton Opera House and Pavilion Arts Centre, Sheffield’s Crucible, Lyceum Theatres and Millennium Gallery and many Craft Workshops, Arts Courses and Live music. There are year round Events and Festivals too.

Well known Peak District places within easy reach are Bakewell, Matlock, Castleton, Ashbourne, Ashford-in-the-water, Chatsworth House and Country Park to name just a few.

There are spectacular walks from the door of our cottage such as the famous Lathkill Dale and Monsal Dale trails. For cyclists there is the Tissington cycle trail.


Monyash, which is mentioned in the Doomsday book, is a small village of some 145 houses with approximately 280 residents, located in the middle of the Peak District in Derbyshire, England. The village lies in a shallow hollow in the limestone plateau at the head of Lathkill Dale.
Being in the centre of the Peak District its an ideal base to explore the whole of the Peak District area.

Historic houses to visit:- Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall, Sudbury Halland Tissington Estate.

Golf Courses:- Bakewell, Ashbourne, Matlock, Buxton and others with 18 miles.

Active Sports:- Sailing, riding, fishing, cycling, rambling, walking, rock climbing, photograph, birdwatching

Interesting Places:- Heights of Abraham, Castleton Caves (Blue John), Crich Tramway, Magpie Mine at Sheldon, Matlock bath Gulliver's Kingdom and Abbeydale Inductrial Hamlet and Kelham Island both in Sheffield.

Market days:- Ashbourne (thur & sat), Bakewell (mon), Buxton (tue & sat), Matlock (tue & fri).

Public Houses and Restaurants:- The Bulls Head (Monyash), The Druid Inn (Birchover), Eyre Arms (Hassop) & The Red Lion (Litton) are just a few.