Booked their last room at very late notice and after a 3 hour drive in rainy, rush hour traffic were greeted by a gorgeous little farmhouse with a roaring log fire and lovely hosts.
Lovely little bedroom with everything you need for a nights stay. The owners managed to book us a table at the tavern pub (We walked there and back which took about 20 mins - chris gave us a torch) Lovely food and good beer.
Slept well and filled up on lots of yummy breakfast before leaving at 0920 for alton towers.
Would stay again if visiting alton towers in the future.
(As I booked at such late notice I didnt even think twice about the owners having animals....I know, I know.....dogs...on a farm...really you don't say?!!!! But... just to say I am allergic to dogs and did start to suffer but once I'd had an allergy tablet was fine. Just to let people in a similar position know that there are animals about!!)
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Chris and Margaret are proud to offer quality accommodation in our grade 2 listed farm house. 4 En-suite bedrooms, 3 with four poster beds. Oak paneled dining room where we serve excellent breakfasts with bacon and sausage from our own pigs and eggs from the free range hens. If you are looking for somewhere quite unique then look no further. A haven for the discerning holiday maker. Ideal for Alton Towers or Peak District National Park. ... more less