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View towards the property
View towards the property
A large lounge area with log burner centrally positioned
Open-plan lounge/diner with stairs heading up to the bedrooms
A beautiful oak dining table awaits your home made meal
A well-equppied kitchen area catering for all of your cooking needs
Large king size bedroom with beautiful views
A beautifully finished en-suite bathroom
Second king size bedroom
Yet another en-suite for you to enjoy
Large shower
Take a walk to the local brewery and book on the Saturday tour
Explore the 30 acres of land surrounding the property
View towards the property
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2 / 14  View towards the property
3 / 14  A large lounge area with log burner centrally positioned
4 / 14  Open-plan lounge/diner with stairs heading up to the bedrooms
5 / 14  A beautiful oak dining table awaits your home made meal
6 / 14  A well-equppied kitchen area catering for all of your cooking needs
7 / 14  Large king size bedroom with beautiful views
8 / 14  A beautifully finished en-suite bathroom
9 / 14  Second king size bedroom
10 / 14  Yet another en-suite for you to enjoy
11 / 14  Large shower
12 / 14  Take a walk to the local brewery and book on the Saturday tour
13 / 14  Explore the 30 acres of land surrounding the property
14 / 14  View towards the property

Otters Retreat

Wincle, Peak District
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Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
5 star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Stylish converted farm building with contemporary features throughout
  • Explore 30 acres of private grounds or walk to the local brewery or nearby river
  • Within 15 miles of the popular theme park, Alton Towers
Property code: PK928

This property set within 30 acres of the owners grounds has recently been converted to provide very comfortable and spacious contemporary style accommodation in this delightful rural location on the south west edge of the Peak District National Park.

You access the accommodation from the parking area (3 steps) across the spacious patio which enjoys the sun throughout much of the day into the kitchen area which is fully equipped with all the essentials you will require for your stay - this area is open plan to the lounge and dining area with its imposing brick built inglenook style fireplace with inset log burning stove oak floors with under floor heating and exposed beams adding to the charm of this room. There is also a ground floor cloakroom with toilet and hand basin with utility amenities as well. The stairs lead to the two bedrooms both of a very good size each with a king size wrought iron double bed and en suite shower rooms with toilet and hand basin – the sloping ceilings and painted wooden floors adding to the rooms individual character. The master bedroom suite has a sofa bed and suitable for occasional use.

Good country walks exist from your doorstep across the owners land and beyond.

  • 2 double bedrooms
  • 2 en-suite shower rooms with WC
  • Large well-equipped kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, kettle, coffee machine, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine and WC
  • Kitchen radio
  • Wood burner
  • DVD/TV in lounge
  • Cot and high chair available
  • BBQ and outdoor furniture on the large courtyard
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Large bike storage
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Rebecca Kenyon

This property is personally managed by Rebecca.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 22 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Margaret 6th October 2023

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Perfect property for a holiday in a beautiful area. The very friendly hosts provided a unique and generous welcome pack. The house is well equipped, with many decorative, homely touches as well.

Reviewed by Julie 8th September 2023

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful place. Has a well fitted kitchen, very comfortable cottage, beautiful building. Would definitely recommend it :)

Reviewed by Michael 1st September 2023

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Good views, great location, friendly hosts. Great walks from the door.

Reviewed by Helena 25th August 2023

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We spent a wonderful week in Otters Retreat, a beautifully presented, well equipped cottage with spectacular views. The owners went the extra mile with a great selection of treats on arrival including homemade cake and jam (we particularly enjoyed the quail eggs). All in all, a perfect location for exploring the Peak District, with walks on the dooRead morerstep, and towns, markets and other places of interest a short drive away. Hide

Reviewed by Mark 9th July 2023

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Otters Retreat is a lovely, spacious cottage in a great location, enjoying spectacular views from the front terrace. It was spotlessly clean for our visit and very well equipped. Additional nice touches were the complimentary food and drink items left by Angela and Ian for our arrival. The two stylish bedrooms have plenty of storage space, and the Read moresuperb ensuite bathrooms are modern and spacious. Plus plenty of car parking and easy walking distance to the excellent local pub. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Jenni 23rd June 2023

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A truly fantastic place to relax with stunning views and the added bonus of Angela and Ian being the warmest, kindest hosts! Really well thought out home from home, and, if there was anything else you wanted or needed Angela and Ian would do anything to make it happen for you. Excellent base to explore all the local areas, would highly recommend.

Reviewed by Howard 16th June 2023

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It would be hard to find any other property as good as Otters Retreat it is perfect with a brilliant view close to local towns, attractions, local walks, pub with restaurant 4 minutes walk away across the field or 5 minutes along the road. Ian and Angela are the perfect hosts who go the extra mile to make you feel welcome, bottle of wine, fruit andRead more a lovely home made cake during the week even had a supply of BBQ charcoal outside and inside is immaculately kept will look forward to returning Hide

Reviewed by Stefanie 14th April 2023

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Beautiful cottage, perfect location for walks (and the pub/ brewery), superb scenery.... Highly recommend a walk to Hanging Stones and a trip to Blue John Cavern and Chatsworth House. We also spent a couple of days relaxing around the cottage with a jigsaw looking out over the fields

Reviewed by Alexandra 7th April 2023

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We had a fabulous stay. The cottage is so homely, owners are very welcoming. Great location, we enjoyed exploring locally and also further into the Peaks. Thank you!

Reviewed by Alison 31st March 2023

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Beautiful cottage, stunning location and really lovely hosts - so welcoming. We had a great week; would highly recommend the Wincle Brewery!

Reviewed by Jurgen 10th March 2023

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Everything was immaculate as always. We can't wait to stay again!

Reviewed by Nassir 13th January 2023

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Nothing to add, star ratings say it all. If you still deciding, stay and you wont regret your decision.

Reviewed by Christine 30th December 2022

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Otters Retreat was almost perfect one of the best cottages we have stayed in. Very well equipped . The owners were very friendly and helpful . Would definitely stay again if in the area .

Reviewed by Alan 2nd November 2022

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The owners seem to have everything right. The property is lovely, Ian and Angela are very kind and friendly and the welcome cake was delicious. I will return.

Reviewed by Stuart 21st October 2022

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A beautifully rural location with stunning views of hanging stone. Owners Ian and Angela are perfect hosts and lovely people. Great pub in very easy walking distance and a brewery a few yards further on. Great for a quiet and homely base to explore the peak district from.

Reviewed by Roger 7th October 2022

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful area. The cottage is exceptionally well furnished with many additional touches to make it special and very comfortable. The owners, Angela and Ian were very friendly and helpful and concerned to make our stay as enjoyable as possible. The area is wonderful for walking with many walks on the doorstep and the surroundiRead moreng area offers many places of interest, including Chatsworth, Little Moreton Hall and Biddulph Grange gardens. Good pubs nearby too. Hide

Reviewed by Norman 30th September 2022

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Excellent in all respects.

Reviewed by Jacqui 26th August 2022

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Absolutely loved our stay at Otters Retreat, was made to feel very welcome and welcomed by some yummy treats. Plenty of beautiful walks and a lovely pub and brewery a short walk away. The kids really enjoyed their stay and giving Nancy plenty of fuss. Hope to visit again in the future.

Reviewed by Catherine 1st July 2022

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This cottage is perfect if youre looking to be able to walk from the door on many different walks, or just enjoy the views and tranquility. . Everything you need to make your stay enjoyable is available, cottage is very well equipped, If you choose to eat and have a drink out theres options too. Highly recommend.

Reviewed by Angela 24th June 2022

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This is a beautiful cottage with very friendly and helpful owners. It's a lovely place to stay. Best for hikers and walkers as there aren't many places to visit nearby. Angela made a delicious teacake - we really enjoyed that! We had a very restful and relaxing break.

Reviewed by Joanne 29th April 2022

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For 3 adults it was ideal, with a picture perfect location and luxury, space and privacy of separate bedrooms and bathrooms. The cottage was beautifully furnished and well equipped the best Ive stayed in. The cooker has an induction hob, with a pacemaker I couldnt use it. Had I known in advance I wouldnt have booked but I would have missed out, andRead more others had to cook for me! Ian and Angela were generous and friendly hosts. We would visit again. Winncle brewery and The Ship worth a visit. Hide

Reviewed by Martin 22nd April 2022

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A fabulous cottage in a great location with Angela and Ian being wonderful hosts.

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View towards the property
View towards the property
A large lounge area with log burner centrally positioned
Open-plan lounge/diner with stairs heading up to the bedrooms
A beautiful oak dining table awaits your home made meal
A well-equppied kitchen area catering for all of your cooking needs
Large king size bedroom with beautiful views
A beautifully finished en-suite bathroom
Second king size bedroom
Yet another en-suite for you to enjoy
Large shower
Show 2 moreTake a walk to the local brewery and book on the Saturday tour

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