Swainsley Farm - The Coach House - The Peak District, Sleeps 6/7
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Swainsley Farm - The Coach House - Manifold Valley, Nr Hartington, Derbyshire, The Peak District, England - Sleeps 6/7

Group bookings available: This property is one of 3 properties which, when rented together, can accommodate up to 14 guests

Swainsley Farm - The Coach House

VisitEngland: 4 Stars, Gold Award, three bedrooms, sleeps 6-7 - Converted from 18th century stables, the Coach House offers superb accommodation surrounded by truly spectacular scenery within the Peak District National Park. Premium quality bed-linen, comfy beds with mattress toppers, robes and sumptuous towels are provided for your ultimate comfort. Relax and recharge your batteries in those idyllic tranquil setting.

Explore our lush, peaceful dales and romantic rugged highlands on foot, horse back, bike or by car. The Manifold Trail running below Swainsley Farm (with easy access for buggies and wheelchair users) provides over nine miles of fantastic cycling (some adult cycles are available for guests to use). Fishing, golf, water sports, pony trekking and many other activities are available in the local area. For those seeking something a little less adventurous, just stroll along the banks of the Manifold River into Dovedale or visit the picturesque villages with their lovely ancient churches and old traditional inns. Shops, pubs and some excellent places to enjoy a meal out are close-by.

Family attractions include Alton Towers, Chatsworth and Matlock Bath. There are many country houses, National Trust properties and gardens a short drive away.

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  • Located in a spectacular position
  • The Coach House exterior.
  • Coach House lounge
  • Deluxe kitchen with granite worktops
  • View from the Coach House.
  • Warm and cosy inside
  • Master  bedroom with shower en-suite.
  • Views from the Coach house
  • View from the gallery bedroom
  • Gallery bedroom
  • View from the Coach House
  • Fine dining close by.
  • Fine dining - The George, Alstonefield
  • Walk straight from the door.
  • Swainsley Farm - The Coach House
  • Visit Chatsworth House.
  • Guests enjoying a Jane Austin event at Chatsworth.
  • Complementary cycles
  • Swainsley Dovecote and Cottages
  • En-suite shower room.
  • Snowy Swainsley Farm
  • Coach House exterior
  • Cycle the Manifold Valley.
  • Deluxe family bathroom


  • Internet Access
  • Log Burner
  • Pub/Restaurant Nearby
  • Waterside Location
  • Garden/Outside Area
  • iPod Docking
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Off-Road Parking
  • DVD
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Kingsize Bed
  • Horse Riding Nearby

Swainsley Farm - The Coach House Continued

The Coach House is a superb, detached cottage in a magnificent location looking south over the Manifold River. It has spectacular views from every window! It is a lovely, spacious cottage popular both with couples and families.

From the hallway, walk into a magnificent lounge with wood burning stove and vaulted ceiling. Stairs (open-tread) take you up to the romantic, galleried beamed double bedroom which overlooks the lounge.

The en-suite king-size master bedroom has shower room with WC and wash basin. There is also a fantastic family bathroom with a shower over the bath, WC and wash basin. Both bathrooms have heated towel rails and also under floor heating making it warm underfoot. The smaller bedroom has two single beds (full size) arranged as a bunk and suitable for both adults and children (there is also a folding single bed if required for an additional guest).

A luxurious well equipped kitchen is exceptionally stylish with granite worktops, large American fridge/freezer, washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, hob, oven, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine and dining table with seating for eight in comfort.

The cottage is suitable for those with limited mobility having all ground floor rooms except for the gallery bedroom (please speak to the owner for details).

Outside, the cottage has its own small paddock with garden furniture, picnic table and BBQ.

Special Features

  • Idyllic and secluded location
  • All inclusive prices
  • Great walking directly from the front door
  • Excellent pubs and eating establishments close-by
  • Bakewell, Ashbourne, Leek, Buxton, Chatsworth and Alton Towers are all under twenty minutes drive away
  • Cot, highchair and stair-gate are available if needed
  • Baby sitting can be arranged
  • Leisure Centre (at Leek) complimentary pass for the use of the swimming pool, gym etc (by arrangement)
  • Adult cycles are available for guests to use (by arrangement)
  • Wi-Fi

Additional information: Changeover days are Fridays and Mondays but the owners will try to be flexible.

Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £595
Mid Season from £655
High Season from £815
Peak Season £995

Key details:
Star Rating: 4 Star Gold

Pets: No
Smoking: No
Children: Yes
Changeover Day: Friday
Payment options:
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer

Bedroom configuration:
Sleeps 6/7 people in 3 bedrooms (1 King-size double with en-suite, 1 Double, 1 Bunk/twin rm + folding single bed)

Group booking details:
Please note: Swainsley Farm - The Coach House sleeps 6/7 people. The owner has 3 properties which, when booked together, can accommodate up to 14 guests.   Dining capacity: 14 (Guests can be seated together for meals).

Contact owner for group prices
All male groups: Please enquire with owner
All female groups: Yes
Catering Available: No

Owner's details:
Owner: Chris & Liz Snook, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.

Swainsley Farm - The Coach House joined Independent Cottages in June 2008

Owner's Other Properties

Swainsley Farm - The Old Byre - Manifold Valley, Peak District, sleeps 2

Swainsley Farm - The Haybarn - Manifold Valley, Peak District, sleeps 4/5

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Walkers, Families and Cyclists all welcome. Look out for our late availability discounts on our website.

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Owner Notice Board

Walkers, Families and Cyclists all welcome. Look out for our late availability discounts on our website.