Old mill wheel
A stylish entrance
Stylish lounge with comfortable seating
A perfect place to chill
Open-plan dining area
Everything you need for a relaxing stay
Little treats
A serene bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
Relax and unwind
Sleek and stylish
Bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
Stylish touches
Stylish bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
Care and attention feature throughout
Former mill now stylish contemporary building
Beautiful former mill
Nearby river views
Lovely river walks on your doorstep
1 / 18  Old mill wheel
2 / 18  A stylish entrance
3 / 18  Stylish lounge with comfortable seating
4 / 18  A perfect place to chill
5 / 18  Open-plan dining area
6 / 18  Everything you need for a relaxing stay
7 / 18  Little treats
8 / 18  A serene bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
9 / 18  Relax and unwind
10 / 18  Sleek and stylish
11 / 18  Bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
12 / 18  Stylish touches
13 / 18  Stylish bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
14 / 18  Care and attention feature throughout
15 / 18  Former mill now stylish contemporary building
16 / 18  Beautiful former mill
17 / 18  Nearby river views
18 / 18  Lovely river walks on your doorstep

The Mill Wheel

Bakewell, Peak District
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Nestled in a beautiful riverside location in the heart of the historic market town of Bakewell
  • This property is on one level and accommodates up to six guests in three comfortable, stylish bedrooms
  • Beautifully appointed, contemporary open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
  • Large self-contained lobby/cloakroom area which can accommodate dogs bed and bikes
  • A short walk into Bakewell with its many shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes
  • Situated at the foot of the Monsal Trail, routes through the Peak District's spectacular limestone dales
Property code: 53896

Situated near the banks of the River Wye, right in the heart of the of Bakewell the accommodation is all on one level, with allocated parking. This is a perfect family base in the heart of the Peaks.

With so much on the doorstep you can park your car, hang up your keys and enjoy all of the many local amenities and attractions within walking distance. The property is situated near the foot of the popular Monsal Trail – a traffic free route for walkers & cyclists, through some of the Peak District's most spectacular limestone dales with Hassop cafe, bike hire and gift/bookshop only a mile stroll. Alternatively, within a short car journey you can visit some of the larger attractions the Peak district has to offer, such as Chatsworth House and farm shop and Haddon Hall both within five miles with the assurance that you can return to your own private parking spaces within this bustling market town.

You step into the ground floor accommodation into a cloakroom area, the perfect place for kicking off muddy boots and finding your slippers. Following through into the lounge/kitchen/diner with the original full length mill windows that flood the rooms with light and make the most of the neutral tones throughout. The stylish lounge area has been beautifully furnished with comfortable sofa where you can relax after a busy day and watch the TV/DVD and door leading out onto a front patio area overlooking the historic mill wheel. The kitchen area is well-equipped with electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine. Leading off from the lounge are the three, welcoming king-size zip-and-link bedrooms (which can be made into twins on request), one with an en-suite shower and WC. Here you will also find the bathroom with a shower over the bath and WC.

Externally there is a front patio area, overlooking the old mill wheel, with seating provided. There is allocated parking spaces for two cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 Bedrooms - king-size zip-and-link (all bedrooms are made up as king size and must be requested at the time of booking to have them as twins)
  • 1 Bathroom and 1 en-suite shower room
  • Electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Allocated parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • USB points in every room
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Pub and shops within walking distance
  • Bike storage
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Property on one level

This property is personally managed by Kate.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 27 guest ratings

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Reviewed by David 1st November 2019

Our second visit to this flat. It's very comfy and well equipped. The large entrance hall is great for wet coats and muddy boots. Great for two couples, as we use the third bedroom for extra storage.

Reviewed by Mark 25th October 2019

Property fitted perfectly for an autumn break with the family (6 of us) .Very convenient for the town , the Monsal Trail and other great walks/cycling.

Reviewed by Gillen 20th September 2019

Fabulous property in a great location. We never needed to use the car as there was plenty to do within a short walk from the property. The property was extremely well equipped and suited our family very well, including our 7month grandson....there was even a box of toys for him to play with.

Reviewed by Carola-Bibiane 6th September 2019

This is a lovely cottage in the heart of Bakewell. Very comfy interior, amazing kitchen supply, hot water all day and just 1 min away from Coop. We loved our stay there.

Reviewed by Jill 9th August 2019

The cottage is beautiful in architecture and is unique. The location is the best, being quiet but only 2 mins walk to the centre. The owners are more than accommodating and dealt with a couple of very small queries immediately. There is more than enough equipment for every day use. Only minor downside was that there were quite a few cobwebs with spRead moreiders in a few places like porch area and windows - open a window, in came a spider! Im an arachnophobe!! Apart from this our stay was amazing. Hide

Reviewed by Karen 2nd August 2019

Fantastic property in the heart of picturesque Bakewell. After a long drive it was fantastic to arrive at such a lovely property with thoughtful extra touches like bread, butter and milk waiting. There were even treats for the humans and dog! The town is a short walk away whilst also having stunning walks on the door step. We had a fantastic time aRead morend would definitely stay again. Many thanks to Rachael. Hide

Reviewed by Terry 13th May 2019

What a beautiful apartment , could easily live there. Everything you could want and more. The standard of decoration was top notch and the design touches were something out of a magazine . It was the little touches like fresh bread and milk when you arrived that made the difference .Couldnt fault it and will be booking again. Highly recomended .

Reviewed by David 19th April 2019

Its a lovely family cottage ideally situated in the pretty town of Bakewell, with all the comforts of a modern home (including washing machine, dishwasher, SKY TV etc).

Reviewed by Jackie 28th March 2019

Great location and very tastefully decorated. Rachael was so friendly, generous and helpful and very quick to sort out a little glitch that happened. Bakewell is a lovely town and the farmers market was fab.

Reviewed by Tony 25th March 2019

A charmingly refurbished apartment with plenty of character located in the heart of Bakewell. Shops,restaurants and a park for dog owners 2 mins away.The Monsal trail was 10 mins walk. The apartment is fully equipped and very clean and comfortable. We took our family and 2 mini pooches with us. There was plenty of space for everyone. The owners werRead moree very generous in leaving chocolates, biscuits and lovely local bread as a welcome for us which was much appreciated after our long journey. Hide

Reviewed by Alison 15th March 2019

Great location, lovely property. Very well decorated and comfortable with some lovely touches to welcome us. The location was great, only a few minutes into the heart of Bakewell. Would definitely recommend and stay there again.

Reviewed by Nicola 15th February 2019

We were contacted by the owners before the trip to introduce themselves and finalise last minute details. We very much appreciated the little things left for us on our arrival. This attention to detail was so thoughtful. The property itself is beautiful and comfortable and the location is amazing- we couldnt believe how close it was to everything. Read moreThe owners have obviously put a lot of time and effort into things. We have had a fabulous holiday and would love to visit again. Thank you Hide

Reviewed by Susan 30th December 2018

A lovely property in a central location. Perfect for three couples. The owner had left a few provisions to get us started which was appreciated. We especially liked the jar of maltesers. We had a really great three nights over the New Year period.

Reviewed by Karen 21st December 2018

This I a perfect cottage with a fantastic location. The owners have thought of everything. We stayed over Christmas and it couldnt have been any better. Bakewell is a beautiful place!!

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Old mill wheel
A stylish entrance
Stylish lounge with comfortable seating
A perfect place to chill
Open-plan dining area
Everything you need for a relaxing stay
Little treats
A serene bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
Relax and unwind
Sleek and stylish
Bedroom (which can be made into twins if requested at the time of booking)
Show 6 moreStylish touches


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