Avonlea Cottage a 4-star, self catering holiday cottage, in the heart of the Peak District, Derbyshire.
Avonlea is a fully equipped self catering Derbyshire holiday cottage, which enjoys a central village location in the picturesque Peak District village of Monyash.
It was built in 1769 and has been restored to provide quality, coordinated accommodation throughout, whilst preserving the character of the original Peak District building.
It's perfect for couples wanting peaceful quality time together, a romantic break or simply a retreat from the stresses of everyday life, where one can relax and recharge.
Avonlea Cottage is a self catering peak district cottage and has a 4 star rating awarded by Visit England, to cottages offering excellent levels of quality and comfort. The Gold award is in recognition of exceptional quality within a property’s star rating or for outperforming a star rating.
It's a beautifully decorated one bedroomed Peak District cottage, which sleeps 2 with full central heating and a wood burning stove. So it's cool in summer and lovely and warm in winter.
The secluded sunny rear garden has open views across the Peak District countryside, with seating areas and a charcoal BBQ to enjoy al fresco dining.
Avonlea's central village location means it only 150 metres to The Bulls Head public house & restaurant, situated on the village green, with its excellent choice of menu, fine selection of beers and its warm friendly atmosphere. Next door is Smithy Café & Bistro which serves all day food and has occassional theme nights.
Monyash is a small picturesque village, situated on the White Peak plateau, in the heart of the Peak District, about 5 miles from Bakewell and is an ideal location for those wishing to explore the Peak District area by walking, cycling or driving.
Peak cottages are excellent places to stay, to explore and enjoy all that the Peak District has to offer and are one of the best types of English country holidays. Many people visit the Derbyshire Peak District to pursue hobbies such as walking, rambling, climbing, cycling, golf, sightseeing, visiting markets and angling, all situated within the scenic surroundings of the Peak District National Park.
Avonlea cottage offers spectacular walking opportunities from the door such as the famous Lathkill Dale and Monsal Dale trails.
Close by are the majestic Ladybower and Derwent reservoirs and the Upper Derwent valley with its activities and visitors centre. Or else one can visit stately homes such as Chatsworth in its 1000 acres of grounds.
For anyone who wishes to cycle, there are many cycle trails to explore such as High Peak Trail, Monsal Trail and the Tissington trail to name just a few. There are many cycle hire shops around the peaks so everyone can be an active participant.
We have tried to provide everything at Avonlea Cottage to make you feel it’s a home from home.