DarfarNr Ashbourne, Derbyshire
- Guests 4
- Bedrooms 2
- Preferred changeover day Friday
- Minimum stay 3 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 0
- Acorn rating 3 What's this?
- Reference 007003
About DarfarA lovingly restored farm building with a modern rustic interior, set alongside the River Manifold.
Darfar is a characterful property sympathetically converted into a comfortable holiday home using traditional building methods. As tasteful as it is peaceful, the cosy cottage offers a welcome break from the hustle and bustle.
Wake up early and enjoy a riverside walk. Explore with lush green grasslands and wildflower meadows, thick woodlands and limestone crags, all features of the beautiful Manifold Valley. It’s one of the most attractive landmarks in the ‘White Peak’ area of the Peak District.
Birdwatchers will be pleased to know that the popular Derwent Reservoir with its informative visitor centre is just 30 miles from the cottage. While the bustling pottery town of Stoke on Trent is just a 20 mile drive.
Why book with us?
- Unrivalled locations
- Free entry to our places
- Award-winning customer service
- Help us care for nature, beauty and history
Our Covid promise
- Postpone or refund with no admin fee
- Enhanced cleaning regime
- Discover more about our Covid promise
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 467 KB)
Entrance porch, step up to large open plan sitting/dining room with multi-fuel stove and kitchen.
Two bedrooms (1 double and space for cot, 1 twin with en-suite shower) and bathroom with shower over bath.
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: Night storage heating included.
Parking: There is a parking area close to cottage.
*WiFi: This is now available, but please note that intermittent connection problems can sometimes occur and should not be relied upon. We are pleased to provide free WiFi at this cottage which is supported by BT.
Garden: There is a small garden close to the unfenced River Manifold.
Utilities: The shared combined washing machine/dryer is in a shared utility room.
Please note: The television reception can be poor at times. However there is a DVD player.
Please note: There is a café to the left of Darfar which is open from 1st April - end of October through the week. Weekends the café is open all year round.
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