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Millrace Cottage

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England
Millrace Cottage is a beautiful, one bedroom holiday cottage in the village of Hinchliffe Mill, just 1 mile away from the busy centre of Holmfirth. The cottage sits on the beautiful River Holme directly opposite the original Millpond and stone stepped outfall. Our brand new river balcony gives you a great opportunity to sit quietly by the river and watch the local wildlife which include Kingfishers and Brown Trout.

Within easy walking distance you can find the village store, local pubs, tearooms and The Vineyard. Renowned for it’s rich heritage and breath-taking scenery, Holmfirth is a popular holiday location and perfect for anyone looking for an idyllic getaway, peaceful break or for those just wanting to enjoy the countryside from their doorstep.

At Millrace Cottage we have tried to create a haven for couples to escape their busy liv...
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About the Owner, Kate S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 68 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL1502546
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Derby, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in January 2018

Loved our mini break in this beautiful little cottage. The location is great for anyone that loves walking, and the cottage itself is perfect for a peaceful break. Kate welcomed us and advised us on local walks and pubs etc (the Fleece in Holme is wonderful). Everything needed was there. We will definitely return, as well as recommend to family...

Retford, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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This is a beautifully situated little house and so charmingly presented. Kate is an excellent host, met me and left a lovely breakfast. The cottage is thoughtfully presented, very clean, and met all my needs from dressing gown to a very comfortable bed. The cottage is small but room enough for two with a delightfully surprising outside space, I enjoyed...

Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Having stayed previously in other properties owned by Kate we finally got round to using Millrace for a long weekend break. The cottage is ideally situated for exploring the Holme Valley on foot between Holmfirth and Holme, with a number of great walks on hand. The cottage is situated right on the river and opposite the old Hinchcliffe Mill. It...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Queen
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jan 5, 2018 -
Mar 9, 2018
Winter 2018
3 nights
Mar 10, 2018 -
Jun 8, 2018
Spring 2018
3 nights
Jun 9, 2018 -
Sep 28, 2018
Summer 2018
3 nights
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About the neighborhood
The Peaks and Pennines around Holmfirth offer spectacular walking territory from short family friendly trails around Digley Reservoir to great challenges like the 24 mile Holme Valley Circular walk. The Peaks and Plains around Holmfirth also contain an extensive network of bridleways for horse riding like the Cartworth Moor Horse Route from Holmfirth into the Dark Peak Moorlands and the Wessendenhead horse route from the Huntsman Pub in Holmfirth up through the Holme Valley to Wessenden Reservoir. A wide choice of riding schools and B&Bs with facilities for horses are situated around Holmfirth, Honley and Meltham.

A choice of circular, riverside and reservoir walks are within easy reach of Holmfirth as you push south west towards Holmbridge and the Peak District National Park. A highl...
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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