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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing views and great facilities. Nice warm showers and clean toilet blocks. Very close to the town centre, everything you need is nearby. Will definitely stay again. Loads to do in Alton without visiting the theme park.

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Thank Fliss C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and 4 friends stayed at the Lower Micklin Farm house in September and it was lovely, clean and tidy. They have everything you might need oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, iron, ironing board, kettle, tea, coffee, sugar, oil, pots and pans, salt and pepper, cutlery and dining set. They have a double bed in a separate room and... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here with my wife and kids for one night in our motorhome as we were visiting Alton towers the following day fantastic location and surrounding area is stunning very secure site with spacious and well kept pitches toilet facilities are brilliant the family shower room made life a lot easier would highly recommend this site and hope to visit... More 

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Thank Kevin M
Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay in the area! The location of the site is just a short walk from loads of woodlands and farms as well as a simply astonishing view where you can see for miles (you can even see the flag tower at Alton Towers). Overall great value for money and very relaxing (or lively - make your own... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights lovely place perfect for Alton towers pitches are huge a little play area for kids showers and toilets and a wash up area all kept nice and clean lovely cockerel to wake you up in the morning as well a seperate playing field for the kids to play on what more could you want it's a... More 

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Thank Munk1
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Stayed as a family of 4 in a camper van. The pitches were all electric hook up and extremely spacious. I thought the cost was also very reasonable. The owners were extremely helpful and couldn't do enough for you. The toilet facilities were exceptionally clean with plenty of toilets/showers for the number of campers. There is a nice little play... More 

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Thank Bangleterrier
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

The facilities are clean. They have a lovely family shower room for when your with the kids. There is a gate with a barrier to get in and out so you feel secure. There is space between pitches so you don't feel on top of each other. It's a wonderful campsite. Cant wait to come back!

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Thank Katherine K
Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

There were a group of 7 of us and besides being drawn by the location (5 minutes drive from Alton Towers) and the very reasonable cost, it was a farm. There were chickens and roosters wandering right outside the accommodation in the daytime, we were opposite a field full of sheep and a very energetic and playful sheepdog. Although we... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in cottage 1 recently. The surroundings were perfect. Lovely views of the countryside, a small play area and sheep and chickens on the doorstep. Felt very welcome on arrival. Cottage was nice. Quite a few spiders and flies inside but that's to be expected in the countryside! Very close to Alton Towers so suited us well.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Booked here as it was so close to Alton Towers where we were visiting on one day of our stay. We were camping with electric hook up. It's a quiet site with very generous sized pitches - if using electric hook up you will need a long cable but an extension can be borrowed from the site owners - in... More 

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Kieran M, Owner at Lower Micklin Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your very detailed review. We look forward to seeing you again. Kieran. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lower Micklin Self Catering Accommodation is set in 10 acres of grassland allowing plenty of room for children to play in safety. Half of a mile outside Alton village and five minutes drive from Alton Towers, Lower Micklin Holiday Cottages are also situated at the edge of the Peak District and a few miles from Uttoxeter racecourse. All our lodges are self contained, spacious and well appointed. Each cottage has its own fully equipped kitchen area, large shower room, and lounge/dining area with colour TV and dvd player. Centrally heated and double glazed, they are warm and comfortable whatever the weather. All towels and linen are provided. Unlike most self catering facilities, we happily accept guests for short periods allowing you to visit Alton Towers, rest overnight and move on to the next part of your holiday, or alternatively, stay a few days more and visit some of the other local places of interest. Guests are welcome to make use of the spacious outside facilities including climbing frame, swings, ball game field with goalposts and walking paths. Barbeque facilities, including fuel, are available on request. This outdoor space makes our cottages a great alternative to hotels near Alton Towers or the Alton Towers Enchanted Village Lodges. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lower Micklin Farm

Address: Lower Micklin Alton Road | Denstone, Alton ST14 5DJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Alton
Price Range: $108 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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