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Smithys Cottage - Buxton

front of cottage looking up Church Street
18 reviews
front of cottage looking up Church Street
comfortable lounge with open fire
fully fitted kitchen and dining area
dining area
dinner bell
kitchen window
main double bedroom
single bedroom
outside front - garden and parking beyond
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Buxton, Derbyshire, England
This 17th century holiday cottage provides a comfortable place to stay in the historic Market Town of Buxton with many varied events taking place throughout the year including the Buxton Festival and many others. Smithy's Cottage is situated on an 'Access only' street just off the High Street. It is a quiet back water just a few metres from the 'Town Trail'. Only a short walk to the Market Place, Museum Art Gallery, Pavilion Gardens, Opera House and main shopping area where there are plenty of restaurants, pubs and takeaways to choose from. Close by is Poole's Cavern and Solomon's Temple situated in Grin Low Country Park. The whole area is surrounded by the beautiful Peak District countryside with Bakewell, Castleton, Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and Lyme Park all within a short car or bus journey. Buxton has its ow... Read more
Listing #HL342490
About the Owner
Pam L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found ‘Smithy’s Cottage’ to be a perfect holiday let. Unlike so may other lets we have stayed in it was very well equipped, spotlessly clean and with no sign of the damp mustiness we have so often encounter. The accommodation is more like someone’s...More

Thank Brian N
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you stay with us again in the future. As you say we are very close to all Buxton has to offer without the need to use a car.

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Second time I've stayed here. Really close to the market square which has a few convenience stores on it, and a short walk from Buxton Park, Opera house etc. It's a nice home away from home.

Thank Adrian H
Management response:Responded May 13, 2018

Thanks for your review. Pleased you enjoyed your stay. You never run out of food or drink in Buxton. We are within easy walking to all you need whether it be eating in or eating out. The choice is wide and to suit all pockets.

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

What a beautiful cottage, so much character, very central and providing all we could need for our stay. There wasn't anything we found that could have improved this property, the owners had thought of everything. We had unseasonably cold weather for the end of April...More

Thank Pauline C
Management response:Responded May 10, 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Buxton does have plenty to keep you busy.and lots of walks from the cottage without using a car and convenient buses to take you out further afield.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Children over 8 years welcome.
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 7 nights
May 26, 2018 -
Jul 6, 2018
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Jul 7, 2018 -
Aug 10, 2018
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Aug 11, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $133 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
IMPORTANT - minimum 3 nights. no pets and no smoking. Price includes gas, electric, bed linen and hand towels for the kitchen and bathroom.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 18.6 mi
Railway: Buxton: 0.6 mi
Buxton is well served by public transport links from Manchester, Derby, Sheffield and Nottingham for those who do not want to use their car.

By Bus:- The main bus stops only 250m from the cottage which apart using to get to Buxton also gives easy access to explore all parts of the Peak District - check out the links on the left hand column for local and national bus services.

By Train:- The railway station is about a half mile from the cottage - a taxi to the cottage from the station costs around £5 - just ask for 'Smithys Cottage on Church Street'.

By Car:- If you do use your own car or one hired from an airport we have easy and private off-road parking next to the cottage.
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