We are all decked out ready for Christmas. Thank you to everyone who has stayed with us this year, we wish you all a safe and merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We would love to see you all in the New Year

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Here is the start of our latest pond. We have a lot to do before next summers opening! Maybe all the rain we are having will help fill the pond!

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the duck pond

What a lovely place for our holiday makers to enjoy the private picnic area in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside just a short walk from South Lodge or Ardsley Cottage. We have loads of wildlife to watch, ducks on the water, birds of prey swooping down and fish and insects in the stream . Across the…

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from the garden to the woodland walk

Behind the front garden Dad planted rows of trees that were meant to be planted around the farm, however they never made it. They provide a good windbreak so we have decided to incorporate them into the garden as a garden walk. So far all we have done is clear the Ivy off the floor.…

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“Beautiful house and wonderful location.” Surrounded by fields. Spacious inside and very clean. Hot tub was wonderful. Very relaxing after a long day. Mrs Thorne

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Lovely cottage for a family holiday – good quiet location with easy access to local pub (less than a mile), shops (between 5-7 miles) and Alton Towers (30 minute drive). Top tip – Sainsbury’s deliver to the cottage – we checked in at 6pm and our shopping was there an hour later. Great communication from…

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holiday was amazing the cottage was very clean and tidy. we loved our stay, the only thing we had a prob with was the beds they were a little firm for our liking, but others. any like them firm, with the hot weather we found it very hard to get a good nights sleep, oththan…

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