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Heathylee

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Longnor, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales Show on map

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  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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46 Customer Reviews

  • "We’ve just had another fabulous stay at Heathylee, our 2nd this year!"

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Nov 2023

  • "A superb cottage that was ideal for our group for some walks around the local peaks area & visiting the likes of Buxton & Bakewell."

    The cottage was super clean & comfy. Would have no hesitation in booking again.

    Reviewed by Jonathan5.0Oct 2023

  • "We had a lovely stay and the kitchen is well supplied with what you need to prepare meals in, and the pub the cheshire cheese is well placed for meals out."

    The location of the house is ideal for going to explore different areas without travelling for too long

    Reviewed by Alan4.7Sep 2023

  • "We have enjoyed our stay at the property, the Land Lady was very helpful and recommend the cottage without hesitation."

    Reviewed by Venkata Subba Rao5.0Sep 2023

  • "We agree with other reviews that HeathyLee is a very clean well equipped property in a peaceful location."

    However, it should not be marketed as a 6 person accommodation as the dark 3rd bedroom to the side of the property is unsuitable for 2 adults with a very low beam over one of the beds. A 165cm (5' 5") adult found it hazardous and banged their head several times. The beam is lower than five feet off the ground over the bed. We feel it presents a Health&Safety; issue. The other twin bed in the room has no issues with a beam - therefore HeathyLee is better advertised as a 5 bed property. Another reviewer has commented on the "challenging" nature of the lane leading to the property and perhaps there should be an advisory that large cars, eg, SUV's, large hatchbacks might find it difficult parking, even off- road in front of the property. We liked the village and its amenities and the accessibility to walks surrounding Longnor. We hope this review is taken in the spirit of helpful advice for marketing purposes.

    Reviewed by Catherine3.4Sep 2023

  • "We very much enjoyed our stay at Heathylee, it was a very comfortable property, particularly the beds."

    It was nice to know that the owners were on hand should you need them ( but we did not). We were easily able to explore around Longnor and the surrounding areas, and a bonus for dining was the newly opened Cheshire Cheese Pub, this alongside the Chip shop makes Longnor a lovely village to visit. Thank you. G& P N

    Reviewed by G5.0Sep 2023

  • "We had a lovely visit again, now our third time at Heathylee."

    The property and the location are well suited to a family group and we hope to return again.

    Reviewed by Rachel5.0Aug 2023

  • "Great property, ideal location."

    The cottage is beautifully maintained and had everything we needed. Our first visit to the area and would definitely stay at Heathylee again. Thanks Debbie for the welcome milk etc, a lovely touch. Overall, a fantastic stay.

    Reviewed by Debbie4.7May 2023

  • "This was our second stay at Heathylee and we had another fab week there, thanks again Debra for the welcome milk and biscuits along with tea and coffee."

    It’s a great place to stay with lots of great walks from the cottage and the views from the bedrooms are amazing! Hopefully the pub will re-open soon as we missed it, the fish and chips are still great. I’m sure this won’t be our last stay at Heathylee

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Apr 2023

  • "We enjoyed a Christmas in Heathylee."

    Everything clean and comfortable. Would certainly go again.

    Reviewed by Kieran4.7Dec 2022

  • "Excellent cottage, well appointed, really enjoyable stay"

    Reviewed by Barry5.0Nov 2022

  • "Highly recommended."

    Cosy and warm with all creature comforts. Good location with shops including an excellent fish and chip shop. A shame that the local pub has closed but the pub in the next village was very welcoming with good food and drink.

    Reviewed by Michael5.0Oct 2022

  • "We liked the property very much, it was ideally situated for the local attractions that we were hoping to see as first time visitors to the area, plus well stocked local village shops."

    Comfortable beds, good size dining room, easy to use tv remote, well appointed kitchen. The one issue we had was easily rectified by the owner who fixed promptly.

    Reviewed by Alan4.7Sep 2022

  • "Lovely property, good location,."

    Facilities very good, just as described.

    Reviewed by Reg5.0Sep 2022

  • "A wonderful property in a great location."

    We found the Longnor locals particularly friendly and enjoyed chats with them about the local area. Will definitely book again.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Sep 2022

  • "Perfect location."

    Property is a bit old but well maintained. I would love to rebook this cottage again in future.

    Reviewed by Dilip5.0Aug 2022

  • "The cottage was very comfortable, clean and well equipped."

    It was in a good location to explore the Peak District. The owners were lovely and very helpful- thank you.

    Reviewed by Mandy5.0Aug 2022

  • "This is our second visit to Heathylee, which suits us perfectly in terms of location and layout."

    Lovely views and local walks, friendly hosts.

    Reviewed by Rachel4.7Jun 2022

  • "Excellent property in a great location for walking."

    Has a shop, cafe and pub within 2 mins or so walk as well. Will definitely be back.

    Reviewed by Jason5.0May 2022

  • "We enjoyed the week and would come again."

    The house was great, my only suggestion would be to get the bathrooms warmer but we had decent enough weather so it wasn’t a huge issue.

    Reviewed by Sue4.7Apr 2022

  • "We really enjoyed our stay at Heathylee and would definitely return."

    Very quiet location with a decent pub for food and drink nearby, and although not on the doorstep of major attractions, Bakewell, Chatsworth, Buxton, Matlock and Alton Towers are all within easy reach. The cottage was very comfortable and we found it far more spacious than it appears from the photos (which don't make it look small).

    Reviewed by Graham5.0Apr 2022

  • "There was tea, coffee, biscuits and even milk in the fridge when we arrived…a lovely welcoming touch, thanks Debbie"

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Mar 2022

  • "An lovely cottage with all the facilities we could possibly want."

    We had a lovely winter break, thank you!

    Reviewed by Suzanne5.0Mar 2022

  • "Lovely cottage."

    Perfect location for walking in the Peak District. Owners of the property very helpful. There were a couple of issues which were resolved very quickly. Would definitely recommend.

    Reviewed by Marie5.0Feb 2022

  • "Absolutely fantastic stay."

    Super clean and spacious. Only negative was the back door didnt open without force.

    Reviewed by David5.0Dec 2021

  • "Lovely holiday home, plenty of room."

    Great views. Everything there you need. Comfy. No complaints. Tea and milk there for our arrival. Friendly owner. Nice peaceful garden , was lovely to sit out and enjoy the sun.

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Sep 2021

  • "Overall a really nice cottage and a lovely stay."

    The beds were exceptionally warm and comfortable. Each bedroom had a working TV although tall people be wary of low door frames. The kitchen was very well equipped with cutlery, plates, glasses etc and all the appliances were in clean working order. We did find the very small outside bins a slight issue as it was full when we arrived. The downstairs shower room was very handy water pressure and temperature was excellent. The upstairs bathroom extractor fan was very noisy and we found the downstairs toilet door kept jamming which made a very loud echoing noise. The dining room and sitting room were comfortable. The dvd player did not work and we reported this to the owner but got no response. The carparking was a squeeze. Advertised for 3 cars but this seemed unlikely. Nice pub and fish and chip shop in the village and lots of great walks and views in the area. Thank you for our stay.

    Reviewed by Rachel4.1Aug 2021

  • "A fabulous holiday cottage in a lovely location for exploring the Peak District and surrounding villages and towns."

    The owner, Mrs Lee was very helpful and friendly, the cleanliness of the house was first class and everything was very comfortable making it a real home from home. We had a great stay and look forward to returning!

    Reviewed by Geoff5.0Aug 2021

  • "Very high standard accommodation."

    Well equipped, very spacious, high levels of cleanliness, good location for walking/exploring the area. Parking for 3 standard size cars is possible. I can highly recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by Carol5.0Jun 2021

  • "We had a lovely stay at Heathylee."

    The cottage is really comfortable and well set up for a family. Debra is a fantastic and attentive host (including posting back some left clothing), and Longnor is a nice and peaceful village.

    Reviewed by Andrew5.0May 2021

  • "Quiet location in delightful village."

    Parking for two cars very useful. Very comfortable bed and excellent bathroom.Everything was clean and comfortable.

    Reviewed by Heather5.0Apr 2021

  • "Lovely clean property with everything you need."

    The owner lives next door and called to make sure everything was ok. Would definitely recommend this property to anyone wanting to get away, I wasn’t able to go walking in this occasion but there are some great walks from the doorstep with Dragons back being a must. Chippy also do a very nice fish and chips

    Reviewed by Mandy5.0Apr 2021

  • "Utterly amazing, brilliant property, ideal location"

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Sep 2020

  • "Property spotless on arrival - reassuring during the current COVID climate."

    Beds very comfortable. Everything you needed was there and the kids were happy as the wi-fi was reliable!

    Reviewed by Timothy5.0Aug 2020

  • "Nice cottage good location."

    Despite February wind and rain had a great week.

    Reviewed by Keith5.0Feb 2020

  • "Lovely house in a beautiful part of the Peak District"

    Reviewed by Brian5.0Oct 2019

  • "I can only say Heathylee met expectations as having holidayed with you numerous times before my expectations were high and they were met fully."

    Heathylee is a beautiful cottage in exceptionally picturesque countryside. It was very well equipped for all eventualities during my stay and I could not fault the cleanliness. As you can tell I had a faultless week away and would thoroughly recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by Jean5.0Sep 2019

  • "Heathylee in Longmor is well located for touring the Peal District."

    The cottage was more spacious than we expected, and we found it clean and well appointed for a holiday let. Both access roads were narrow. The higher one was slightly wider but still challenging for our vehicle. (1.85m wide, 2.06m at mirrors). Good parking spot in front of property. There was excellent BT wi-fi, but like much of the Peak District, mobile signals struggled. However, at the property, we had good mobile signals for O2. The TVs in the lounge and all bedrooms were great for our teenage grandchildren! We would also recommend the local Fish and Chip shop (check opening times!) and the popular Royal Oak pub at Hurdlow.

    Reviewed by Joyce5.0Jul 2019

  • "Cottage was excellent and very clean indeed."

    The cottage contained everything that was required and ideal for a week's holiday. It was located in the middle of the peak district with easy access to everything we wanted to do and see. An ideal family cottage.

    Reviewed by Alan4.4Mar 2019

  • "Longnor is a very attractive village and Heathylee offers beautiful views of the surrounding countryside."

    The interior of the house is very well appointed, with an amazingly high open-beam ceiling in the first bedroom. The first floor bathroom and the ground floor shower room are very nicely finished off. The kitchen is well equipped and the dining room and sitting are both very pleasant rooms.

    Reviewed by Paul4.7Mar 2019

  • "A lovely cottage in a quiet location, almost centre of the Peak District so most places of interest can be reached quiet easily, the only minor thing is that we had no mobile phone signal in the village (this may have been a blessing)."

    Reviewed by Brian4.7Sep 2018

  • "The cottage is amazing and longnor is a nice quiet village so if your looking ..."

    The cottage is amazing and longnor is a nice quiet village so if your looking for a peaceful break this cottage is perfect we will be returning next year

    Reviewed by Aaron5.0Sep 2018

  • "A lovely cottage had everything we needed great location."

    Biscuits, milk and flowers in the cottage when we arrived . Owners live next door always on hand if needed . Very good fish and chip shop in village and general stores everybody so friendly. We are hoping to return next year.

    Reviewed by Mary5.0May 2018

  • "The house was beautiful, the kitchen had everything we needed, and the showers were lovely."

    We had a fabulous time and would like to return in the future

    Reviewed by Claire5.0May 2018

  • "Lovely cottage, clean, comfortable and with everything we needed for a self catering holiday."

    The owner had left cream eggs, milk, tea bags, coffee and a packet of biscuits as a welcome. All very much appreciated. Good location for lots of sightseeing.

    Reviewed by Jane5.0Mar 2018

  • "The cottage was excellent, very well kept and very well equipped."

    The setting is lovely and there was plenty to entertain the family in the area. The bedrooms were ample in size and the downstairs rooms were comfortable. The owners were very helpful. The setting is very rural in a lovely small village. The nearest reasonably sized town (Buxton) was about 10 minutes away along roads typical of the peak district. The access road into the cottage is very, very narrow with dry stone walls on either size but I did see someone drive a Toyota Hilux along the road. All in all, an excellent holiday.

    Reviewed by David5.0Oct 2016

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Summary

  • Three bedrooms with TV/Freeview: 1 x double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size double on request), 1 x twin with sloping ceiling and DVD
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Ground floor shower room with shower and basin
  • Separate ground floor basin and WC
  • Fully fitted kitchen
  • Utility
  • Boot room
  • Diningroom with electric fire
  • Sitting room with electric fire.
  • Electric central heating with electric fires in dining and sitting rooms
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 4 x TVs with Freeview, 2 x DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Rear enclosed patio with furniture and side lawn area
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 2 mins walk.

The property

A beautifully-presented detached cottage, located in an elevated position in the lovely village of Longnor, on the Derbyshire and Staffordshire border.

Wonderfully decorated and furnished throughout and providing spacious accommodation, this Longnor cottage is the perfect place for families wanting to enjoy the varied activities on offer in this pretty part of the Peak District.

With views over the village and towards the countryside beyond, this Longnor cottage provides a lovely cosy sitting room, and a beautiful dining room, perfect to enjoy that much-needed time together at the end of another busy day of exploration.

Outside this Longnor cottage is a patio with furniture, and a pretty lawned area to the side of the cottage.

The quaint, cobbled village of Longnor provides an array of shops and traditional pubs, whilst the nearby Manifold Valley and Tissington Trail offer great walking and cycling opportunities.

With the spa town of Buxton, the lovely market town of Bakewell and the thrilling Alton Towers Theme Park within easy reach, you'll be visiting this lovely Longnor cottage time and again.

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About the location

LONGNOR

Buxton 6 miles; Bakewell 9 miles.

The charming Peak District village of Longnor is situated in beautiful countryside on the Staffordshire Moorlands/Derbyshire border, with the River Dove to the east and the River Manifold to the west, making an excellent touring centre. The village boasts a pub, a shop, a Post Office, a sweet shop, café tea room, fish and chip shop, and a beautiful church. The historic market square is cobbled and a scale of market charges is still posted on a board outside the market hall. Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, the Spa town of Buxton with its famous Opera House, the attractive market town of Bakewell and Alton Towers theme park are all within easy reach.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas