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Candlelight Cottage, Litton. Peak District. The perfect romantic getaway...

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Litton, Peak District National Park, England
Weekly bookings FRIDAY to FRIDAY only.
Off Peak Short breaks: FRIDAY to MONDAY or MONDAY to FRIDAY.

Rated 5 star GOLD by the English Tourist Board, Candlelight Cottage accommodates up to 4 people in great comfort. Perfect for romantic retreats, honeymoons, weekend breaks, walking and sightseeing holidays, the cottage is a home from home, equipped with everything required for a relaxing Peak District holiday.

The cottage, which overlooks the green in the peaceful, unspoilt village of Litton, has been renovated to a very high standard, is spacious and beautifully furnished throughout. Litton boasts an excellent pub and village shop. Many beautiful walks and cycle routes begin at the door of the cottage! Our strict NO pets policy makes Candlelight Cottage particularly suitable for allergy sufferers.

Candlelight Cottage is situated in an...
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Listing #HL15137
About the Owner
Jill W
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2006
Interaction with guests
We stay in touch with you from the moment you have booked and are always very happy to recommend places to go and things to do both before and after you arrive. We will meet you at the cottage on your day of arrival and show you around, answering any questions you might have. We live locally, so are always on hand to help should you need us. Our weeks run FRIDAY to FRIDAY. Short breaks can be booked at certain times of the year from FRIDAY to MONDAY or MONDAY to FRIDAY. For the comfort of all our guests, we operate a strict NO SMOKING and NO PETS policy. Sorry, no babies / children under the age of 8 years.
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago


Date of stay: December 2018
CCOTT2013, VR Owner at Candlelight Cottage, Litton. Peak District. The perfect romantic getaway..., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago


A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 6, 2018


Date of stay: November 2018
CCOTT2013, VR Owner at Candlelight Cottage, Litton. Peak District. The perfect romantic getaway..., responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2018


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Reviewed November 13, 2018

A warm welcome from Jill into a most delightful cottage. As HPB members we are used to high standards, and this cosy cottage did not disappoint. Can recommend the Red Lion, best to book in advance. Also the Barrel Inn was very popular. The local...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Pete S
CCOTT2013, VR Owner at Candlelight Cottage, Litton. Peak District. The perfect romantic getaway..., responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Thank you so much for writing this lovely review and I'm really glad you enjoyed your birthday weekend. The Barrel pub is one of our favourites, both for the food and for the fabulous views. We hope we'll see you again one day. You are...More

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The spacious oak beamed sitting room has soft leather sofas in which to relax in an atmosphere of total comfort and warmth. Free Wi-Fi, a TV and DVD recorder are provided, along with an iPod docking station, radio/CD player and a selection of DVD’s, CD’ s, games, maps and tourist information.
The sunny, dining kitchen is fully equipped with ceramic hob, oven, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine. The AGA stove is perfect for slow cooking and its welcoming warmth makes this room the ideal place to cook, dine and chat. The utility room houses a deep freeze and other utility items. There is ample space here for drying boots and outdoor clothing. A tumble drying service is also available.

The light and airy double bedroom looks out over the patio garden and green fields beyond. P...
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We regret that we do not accept children under the age of 8 years.
Guests booking the property must be over the age of 18.
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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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.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: $129 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our changeover day is Friday, or Monday for 4 night midweek breaks

•Sorry, NO pets and NO babies or children under 8 years.
•Short breaks - Either Friday to Monday or Monday to Friday
•The cottage is available from 4.00pm.
•There are no hidden extras: Rental price includes linen, towels, central heating, gas and electricity fresh flowers and a generous welcome pack.
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About the neighborhood
The picturesque village of Litton lies at the heart of the Peak District National Park. Tideswell, home of the “Cathedral of the Peak” , cafes, shops and supermarket is a mile away. The bustling market town of Bakewell, famous for its Bakewell Pudding is five miles away and the spa town of Buxton, known for its opera house and arts festival is eight miles away.
Candlelight Cottage looks onto Litton village green, with its pair of stocks and stone cross. The Red Lion Inn is well known for its excellent beer and food and the village shop provides essential provisions, post office facilities and home-made cakes.
There are excellent walks from the door of Candlelight Cottage.
Getting around
A car is preferable but not obligatory, as there are a number of bus services through Litton village and many lovely walks and cycle routes can be started from the door of the cottage.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 24.9 mi
Railway: Buxton: 7.5 mi
Ferry: Hull: 93.2 mi
Precise directions to the cottage are provided on booking.

Litton is situated 3 hours north of London by car,15 mins from Bakewell and
Buxton, within easy reach of all the Peak District attractions.

The nearest mainline train stations are Chesterfield and Sheffield; smaller stations nearby include Buxton and all the stations in the Hope Valley.

The nearest airports are Manchester and East Midlands, both just an hour away by car.

A number of bus routes operate through Litton linking the village to Bakewell, Chesterfield and Manchester, Buxton, Sheffield and Meadowhall shopping centre. We can provide details of these.

We can put you in touch with a local private hire taxi company.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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