“Little gem” The sweethills is a beautiful little annex, it's well equipped with everything you would need for a short stay. We booked here to visit Alton towers, the stunning countryside location made a great contrast to the craziness of the theme par
The owners were welcoming and very helpful. The accommodation is about 10 min drive from Asda and 10 min drive from Alton Towers Resort. The accommodation is fully furnished and has everything you nee… More
Reviewed 28 May 2013
Just returned home from a delightful weekend at the Sweethills. We had a truly amazing weekend in the Peak District. The accommodation was better than we were expecting. Perfect for a couple who are … More
“Excellent accomodation, friendly and helpful owners”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2013
Compact accomodation but excellent facilities, everything and more than you would expect to get on a self catering holiday. Directions to find property first class. Owners very friendly, milk in frid… More
“Beautiful barn” The best holiday accommodation we have stayed in what a beautiful barn from a very warm welcome from two perfect hosts Brian & Isabel & there very lovely dog Bramble to a barn so perfect in every way we will be returning
I would recommend this barn to anyone, it is beautiful. The owners Isabel and Brian have thought of everything down to a shoe shine. They are a lovely couple who should be immensely proud of what they… More
Thank you for taking the time to review our holiday barn and thank you for your very kind words. So very glad you enjoyed your stay.
“Beautiful house, beautiful location”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2017
We had a really lovely stay in this fully equipped house. The owners are so nice and helpful, but not intrusive. It was great for our dog, secure, etc. The location is lovely and close to Leek for all… More
Thank you for taking the time to review our holiday barn. We love living in the beautiful Staffordshire peak district, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We also love black labradors!
“One of the best holiday lets we have ever stayed in.”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2017
This is a high quality barn conversion, lovingly transformed by the two owners, Isabel and Brian. There is absolutely nothing lacking in any of the equipment and facilities, and the two genial hosts, … More
Thank you Johnstons for a great review. You were lovely, friendly guests.
“perfect cottage in a scenic part of the country” we were greeted by Glyn who is so funny telling us all sorts of tales from his past ! Beth is a very bubbly chatty lady who will sort out any problems ASAP and was lovely to talk to, The fresh eggs brea
This cottage was better than everything we expected from the reviews. The bonus was the lovely owners. The location is great being in the middle of the potteries district. It felt like home with lots … More
Thanks Karen. We loved meeting you both and really enjoyed our chats. Hope to meet again someday.
“Beautifully finished cottage with very caring owners”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2015
This was our last stay on an extended holiday of the UK that we made with our son and daughter-in-law. We arrived to find a small loaf of bread, milk and orange juice left for us (juice in place of eg… More
Thanks Jan. It was lovely to meet you and your family. Hope we meet again some day.
Reviewed 3 Oct 2016
We had a wonderful stay at oak cottage with my son and his girlfriend. There was plenty of room for all of us, the cottage was extremely clean and very well equipped with every thing you could possib… More
I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you didn't catch my cold - I did try to keep my distance!
All the best for the future
“excellent” Wonderful accommodation and welcoming hosts. Definitely in our top ten of cottages visited. Great value for money. Lots to do in the immediate area. Very comfortable bed and we'll equipped.
Our weeks holiday at The Stable was a very pleasant experience. The owners Mick and Linda gave us a great welcome and even invited us out to their favorite pub for an evening of laughter and friendshi… More
Thanks so much for giving us a review. We enjoyed meeting you both and we are glad that we helped in making your visit to our area memorable.
“Home from home.”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2014
We stayed in the Stable for nearly 8 weeks as we waited for a completion date on our new house. It was extremely warm and comfortable and had everything we needed. Wifi was an added bonus, as was the… More
“Most beautiful Place we've Seen during touring in the UK”
Reviewed 16 Mar 2014
'The Barn' is really great. It is a peaceful, comfortable place with the best landlady and landlord I've had yet, and I am touring around the whole UK so I've Seen plenty cottages. It's really worth i… More
“Ideal for all” When i first found this house to stay in for my 21st birthday, it was perfect. The location was ideal and it was big enough for all 10 of us! Everyone loved the pictures before we'd even set foot through the door. When we arrived we lov
“Excellent house for visit to Alton with large group”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2014
Great locationf for Alton Towers. Plenty of room and toys in house for our 3 families of 2 adults and 2 young children. Great pub across the road, great food. They allowed us to carry the food on plat… More
“Perfect for a weekend getaway”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2013
Stayed here with a group of friends for my birthday. Lovely big property with plenty of character, great value and location.… More
“Beautiful house peaceful location ideal for Alton towers”
Reviewed 28 Mar 2012
We booked this house for a group break away and to visit Alton towers! It was everything the owner said it would be and more, the house is beautiful with big open fire and and amazing looking dinning … More
“Nice holiday” I, my wife and my 3 children spent three good nights at Chebsy bank barn, the cottage was very clean, comfortable, well decorated, fully equipped and the most important the WI-fi although the internet is not available in the bed room. W
“Get away place” Nice little cottage has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Downside for us cottage does not have wifi and area had poor 3G signal not usually a problem but we were waiting for important e mails and calls. However as a get awa
“Quiet, comfortable and clean cottage in a really lovely area”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2014
The owners were very accommodating in handling our long-weekend booking. The cottage has a bright and airy feel to it with remarkable views from the upstairs living areas. Parking is also very handy… More
“A good cottage in a quiet convenient location.”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2014
Reasonably priced, good views, well located in a thriving village with shop and pub/restaurant within walking distant. Convenient for The Peak District, Alton Towers and Potteries.… More
“Beautiful location close to tourist attractions.”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
A friendly welcome awaits. The cottage over looks beautiful English countryside. Situated in a lovely country village and close to many tourist attractions e.g The Potteries, Bakewell, Buxton and Alt… More
“Wonderful weekend in a great place!” We loved the quirkiness of the Old Bake House and the fabulous open fire that really brought the sitting room to life on the 3 cold January nights we were here. Some good friends joined us for the Saturday evening
We stayed over Christmas. Our relations had also rented the larger house. Super quiet spot with excellent walking on the grounds of the property. Our dog really enjoyed this!
The bakehouse is really … More
“The perfect getaway in a beautiful and peaceful location.”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2011
We stayed here with our 3 month old son. The Old Bakehouse had everything we needed. It is located 10 mins from junction 15 of the M6, but you cannot hear it! The only things that break the silence ar… More
“A delightful get-away-from-it-all cottage that has been lovingly converted.”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2011
The Bakehouse is a delightful cottage with all that you need either provided or available nearby. I found a good farm shop nearby for some excellent food (Hungersheath Farm Shop and Tea-Rooms). The o… More
“Lovely cottage in peaceful rural location” We had a very relaxing stay in this beautiful cottage in a peaceful setting with lovely views. Just what we needed!
We were given a very friendly welcome from Beth on our arrival, she showed us around and t