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Peak District Self Catering cottage, Alveton, Farley, sleeps 8

Areas: Peak District


Alveton, Farley, Staffordshire

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Sleeps a maximum of: 8

Pricing From: £537.00 - 1595.00

This semi detached stable conversion is located in Farley just a short walk from Alton Towers and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.

Alveton is a large, semi detached stone property conveniently located just a five minute walk from Alton Towers in the Staffordshire village of Farley. With two twin bedrooms and two doubles, with an ensuite and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep eight people in luxury. The rest of the accommodation is made up of an open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburner and patio doors to the garden. The garden contains a patio with outdoor furniture and a barbecue as well as there being plenty of off road parking. Alveton is an ideal cottage for everyone, whether you spend your time on the rides at Alton Park or discovering the nearby Peak District National Park.


An exceptional property, had an amazing weekend.
Mrs Fletcher

Good cottage but suggested improvements
Stayed here for a bank holiday weekend with group of friends, cottage was nice and we enjoyed our weekend stay. My only area for improvement are that there was no coal or firefighters for BBQ, no extra wood for fire which was main heat source for cottage, and not enough toilet roll or dishwasher tablets. I would of expected these at least as essentials for the price paid and for ten people you would expect there to be enough of these essentials. I expected to bring everything else but not all this aswel. We ended up spending extra and getting all these things from local shop. As I said nice cottage but suggest these improvements for others.

Lovely peaceful location situated very close to Alton Towers
We found our overall experience in this cottage to be excellent. The accommodation is very well laid out, spotlessly clean & tidy and a nice size throughout. It is perfectly situated for Countryside walks and Alton Towers is only a few minutes away. Our only very small gripe was that without the open fire in the living area going, the one storage heater in the room was not adequate to heat the room fully.
Steven G

Exceptional cottage, all the mod cons and great owners . Would highly recommend this accommodation!
Ms Willingham

The location is perfect for Alton Towers. There really is no where else that comes close. That said, we found the property to be a very quiet and peaceful haven in the countryside and never had any issues with noise or disturbance. It was also generally well placed for access to a lot of other attractions and we made the most of this.
Mr Lovell



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


Double Beds

Twin Beds


Electric central heating throughout, woodburner in sitting area
Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x colour TVs with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD, iPod dock etc
Small library of books/games/DVDs
Power and starter pack for woodburner included in rent, further logs available to buy (honesty box basis)
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Cot and highchair available on request
Patio with garden furniture and BBQ
Ample off road parking
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop 3 miles
Pub 1 mile
Alton Towers 5 mins walk
Note: This owner requires a refundable Good Housekeeping Bond of £
Note: This property offers short breaks all year round

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Croxden Abbey - 2.8 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Old Manor - 3.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Norbury - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Ilam Park and Hall - 5.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Ilam, Holy Cross Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Casterne Hall - 6.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Dovedale - 6.3 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Tissington Hall - 8.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Sudbury Hall - 9.2 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Wedgwood Museum & Visitor Centre - 11.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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