A lovely two bed cottage located in the centre of the quint hamlet of Whitehough, with easy access to the Peak Districts many stately homes and attractions including Castleton's Blue John Mines only a 10min drive away. Prime walking country beckons straight from your front door, and when you get back after a long day in the hills, you will find two award winning cask ales pubs on yards away. The Old hall Inn has been placed in the final six for best Cask Pub in Great Britain for the last four years at the Great British Pub Awards and has a lively and very welcoming early doors trade as well as a bustling restaurant.
Perfectly located for walking
Simply leave your car parked up for the week and take advantage of the fantastic walking straight from your front door, in the knowledge their will be a roaring open fire on your return from a day in the hills. From Spring Cottage you can enjoy uninterrupted foot paths and bridleways to the hope valley, kinder and the surrounding peaks, as well as the open access national trust on the relatively 'undiscovered by tourists' hill of Eccles Pike which forms the back drop to the Cottage.
Perfectly located for exploring the stately homes of the Peak District
The peak district is famed for some of the countries most impressive and unique stately homes. We are centrally located to explore them all, with Lyme Park only 10mins away and Chatsworth around 30mins.
Picture Postcard Villages and Blue John Mines
We are a 15min drive, through stunning scenery, from Castleton. Famed for its many Blue John Mines, the dramatic Winets Pass and Man Torr, Peveril Castle and the dozens of cafes. The surrounding area boasts dozens of quint villages, ideal for exploring through a scenic drive or by bike for the more energetic.
Manchester & Sheffield only 30mins by train
If you fancy breaking up your rural retreat with a little shopping or night life, Chinley train station is only a 5min walk away and has direct trains to two exciting cities.
Everything you need for a cosy night in
Spring Cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, BBQ, well maintained garden/patio, kitchen dining area, open fire and free on demand movies from 1000's of titles
Join in with the Locals and feel at home
The Old Hall Inn & Paper Mill (both only yards away) have a lively and welcoming early doors trade, as well as a busy restaurant. Settle in, and get to know the friendly locals in front of an open fire with a pint of local Ale. (The Old Hall Inn has been listed in the final six for Best Cask Pub in Great Britain for the last four consecutive years in the Great British Pub Awards). Staying at Spring Cottage is no different from staying in the Inn itself, our staff are always here to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible and are always onhand to offer advise, lend maps, run you to the train station, make reservations and even show you how to light a real fire, for those that have never had the luxury.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 20 km, Nearest railway: Chinley 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Ideally located in the heart of the Peak District National Park. With fantastic walking straight from your front door. Perfect for exploring the Peak District with Chinley Train Station only a five minute walk and central to the many attractions and stately homes of the area
Situated in the quiet hamlet of Whitehough with two traditional ale houses on its door step, offering great ales and home cooked food.