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Self-Catering Biggin

Shortner Croft in Biggin, Derbyshire

From: €421 weekly Guests 2 Rooms 1 Bathroom 1

Shortner Croft Self-Catering

Holiday home
Shortner Croft is a detached, single-storey cottage in the village of Biggin in the Peak District. The cottage sleeps two people in one double bedroom. There is also a bathroom with a walk-in shower, a kitchen with a dining area, and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside there is ample off road parking and an enclosed lawned garden with a patio, furniture and a BBQ, perfect for enjoying an evening meal. With so much to see and do, you'll need to book a return trip to Shortner Croft to ensure you don't miss anything!

Area
Biggin is a small, 13th century rural village ideally located for the Dove and Manifold valleys in the Peak District National Park, with a church and pub serving good food. Close by are National Trust owned Dovedale, the Tissington Trail, the village of Hartington with its famous cheese shop and market towns including Buxton and Ashbourne. Wonderful surrounding countryside allows for great walking and cycling, and Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are well worth a visit.

Region
The ultimate in "year-round" appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales.

Amenities
LPG central heating with electric underfloor heating in bathroom and electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine, free standing fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Secure bike storage. Enclosed lawned garden to front and side with patio, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub and Biggin Hall restaurant 5 mins walk. Note: There is a private locked room off the sitting room. Please Note: The property is 50 yards down an unpaved lane.

Vacation Rental Amenities

  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed garden
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Near Pub
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Self-Catering Reviews

Mrs Scott
September 2020
We had a lovely week at Shortner Croft, the first holiday of the year not cancelled due to C-19.. We found a beautifully clean, light and comfortable holiday home equipped with everything you could possibly need. The new addition of the spacious fridge freezer will be especially useful for any future stays here. There are many beautiful walks from the door so we will certainly try to book again.
Mrs Scott, September 2020
September 2020
My wife and have no complaints about this property and would certainly recommend it..
Mr Smith, September 2020
July 2020
One of those cottages that you could live in.. Well designed and comfortable. Well maintained and clean. And in a lovely area. Quiet, peaceful and surrounded by wonderful countryside.
Mr Booth, July 2020
February 2020
Such a lovely cottage very clean and has everything you need.. Exceeded expectations, the photos do not do this justice. Will definitely be staying again.
Mr Dolman, February 2020
November 2019
Wonderful cottage.. Absolutely spotless - well done to the new cleaning company. Everything you could possibly need is there.
Mr Leslie, November 2019
November 2019
Excellent cottage spotless clean, beautifully finished, comfortable, lovely position,
Mr Henson
April 2019
Excellent location with good walks, with restaurants nearby.. Exceptional property all round. Can only be improved by having some new softer pillows
Mrs Mangan
January 2019
Shortner Croft is a beautiful property .... Shortner Croft is a beautiful property It was spotlessly clean, with lovely bedding and towels (all of high quality) The cottage was so well equipped with everything we needed, including hair dryer/straightners, iron, ironing board There is a great selection of books/dvd's/games We would definitely return to Shortner Croft and hope to do so in the Spring/Summer
Mrs Barnes
December 2018
A lovely cottage with all we needed (and more) with comfortable settees & bed, good heating and excellent wet room/shower along with on site parking! Would highly recommend!
Ms Dunstan
October 2018
Shortner Croft was a beautiful, large and clean cottage.. We were surprised at how large the accommodation was. Everything we needed in a self-catering cottage was available. We felt at home and were comfortable and warm. The area is full of places to explore and we made use of our time in the area. We had no problems with the unpaved road leading to the cottage, but there was not much rain. I imagine the road might cause problems after heavy rainfall. A larger sign at the junction of Drury Lane, for Shortner Croft Cottage would be a help. We did have some problems finding the cottage. I highly recommend this cottage and would return if coming to this area of England again. Thanks for sharing your cottage.
Mr Hughff
October 2018
The cottage was beautifully finished very clean and comfortable it is in a very picturesque part of Derbyshire.. It is very central area for travelling to different venues in that area a perfect place for walking and site seeing. I would definitely recommend it and would go again. The only issue i have if any, is the lane up to the cottage although giving it a great deal of privacy is very rough and full off pot holes that when raining fills up substantially with water.
Mrs Mawson
September 2018
Shortner Croft is a little gem in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside, we are so pleased we found it.. This was our second visit to this cosy, well maintained cottage, and we hope to return. The cottage is exceptionally well equipped, everything you need has been provided, and a few extras you wouldn't usually find, hot water bottles and hair straighteners as well as a hairdryer! The bathroom has lovely toiletries provided, both for bath and shower, is very spacious, and, like the rest of the cottage, spotlessly clean. The owners, Glyn and Karen have listened to guests' comments, and where needed, provided what has been requested. Their local knowledge is a bonus, as are the walking and cycling books provided, together with lots of information on places to visit. The local pub The Waterloo is a typical old country pub, warm and welcoming, serving very tasty meals, good value too. In the nearby village of Hartington Beresfords Tea Rooms, and post office, serves delicious scones, breakfasts and lunches, and is the heart of the village, where everyone knows everyone! Tissington village is a pretty old village to wander round, Ashbourne a few miles away is a busy market town, lovely architecture, but very hilly! Several old railway lines, now cycle tracks are within easy reach, gentle walks amid glorious scenery, something for everyone.
Mr Clarke
August 2018
It would be useful to make people aware of Porridge Lane being a poorly maintained track.. This only came to light the week before we were due to travel.
Mrs Horton
May 2018
An excellent property,well equipped and furnished to a very high standard.. Situated conveniently, private yet not isolated. Located in a lovely area of Derbyshire with lots of walks locally and within a short driving distance. Interesting places to visit in the area too.
Mrs Riley
April 2018
Lovely and comfortable accomodation in a really nice country village setting.. Close to cycle trails, excellent walks and nearby villages and towns. Would definitely stay again in the future
Mrs Simpkins
February 2018
Absolutely fabulous, had a wonderful week celebrating our 25th silver wedding anniversary, cottage was very well equipped, cosy, spacious, comfy bed&sofas, beautiful views, would definitely recommend, lovely hosts, would definitely stay here again! Very happy
Glenda R
December 2017
The key pad was not very easy to use - this was the only criticism of the cottage.. One of the best cottages!
Mrs Randall
July 2017
The only thing was you can only get ee on your mobile phone,which makes it hard if you are on another provider.. Otherwise couldnt fault it.
Mrs Jenkinson
June 2017
The cottage was exceptional in every way
Mr Bond
July 2016
Very spacious and a nice big front garden, very private not overlooked. A marvellous bathroom/wet room with plenty of room, it was nice to have a choice of a shower or a relaxing bath. Wonderful and was very peaceful.
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