• About The Secret Cottage

    Secluded amidst peaceful landscaped gardens and glorious countryside, with lovely views from the terrace, this romantic, attractive detached cottage is a perfect place from which to explore the many attractions of the Derbyshire Dales. Set within the grounds of the owner’s home it is only 3 miles from Matlock Bath, with its Heights of Abraham cable car rides, the High Peak Cycle Trail and Cromford Mill. Chatsworth and Haddon Hall are both 7 miles. Alton Towers 20 miles. Cycle hire, golf and riding locally. Shops, café and pub 1 mile.
    All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with beams. 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
    Woodburner in living room (initial fuel inc). Elec heaters, elec, bed linen and towels inc. T/cot. DVD. CD. M/wave. D/washer. Freezer. Shared landscaped garden. Terrace, decked verandah and furniture. BBQ. Parking. No children except babes in arms. No smoking. NB: Drops in garden.

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      Cottage

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      1 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 2 people

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      pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Barbecue
      Barbecue
    • Detached Property
      Detached Property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Ground Floor Facilities
      Ground Floor Facilities
    • Fuel and Power Included
      Fuel and Power Included
    • Garden / Patio
      Garden / Patio
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Woodburning Stove
      Woodburning Stove
    • Short Breaks All Year
      Short Breaks All Year
    • Cot Available
      Cot Available
    • Bed Linen & Towels Included
      Bed Linen & Towels Included
    • Open Plan
      Open Plan
    • Car Parking - On Site
      Car Parking - On Site
    • Home from Home
      Home from Home
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo

    The Secret Cottage reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.7 out of 10 – based on 15 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.7

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.5

    Location

    9.7

    Cleanliness

    9.7

    Local amenities

    9.3

    Value for money

    9.6

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    9
    out of 10

    Comfortable, peaceful cottage in a lovely setting. Very welcoming owners.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-06-29

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    2018-07-03

    10
    out of 10

    A delightful location with wonderful garden and excellent hosts. Easy parking & two secluded outdoor seating areas, enjoying the benefits of the beautiful garden. Endless supply of hot water a bonus.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-06-15

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    2018-07-10

    10
    out of 10

    Just what we needed

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-11

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    2018-05-25

    10
    out of 10

    Probably the best cottage I have ever rented. Sarah (the owner) was amazing, showed us everything and even installed a new cot for our baby. Amazing location, out onto a field within a farm and on the edge of the Peak District. Literally was just the best 4 days I have spent in any cottage.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-07

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    2018-05-14

    10
    out of 10

    Romantic cosy cottage. Very high quality building, facilities and very private. Beautiful location in private walled garden. It was like stepping into a dream..

    Confirmed guest, 2018-04-02

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    2018-04-07

    10
    out of 10

    The secret cottage ....what a hidden gem....set behind a working farm ....with the most beautiful view ....a warm cosy cottage with lovely furnishings and a wonderful log burner. The cottage is equipped with all you need, the bed was so warm and cosy the bathroom large with a wonderful bath .....The kitchen ...modern and functional. The cottage is located near matlick and minutes from the heights of Abraham. Near the canal where we walked and ventured up Middleton tops ...just perfect in every way.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-25

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    2018-03-04

    10
    out of 10

    Love this place, there is so much wildlife to watch out the window and so much to see and do locally, with some very good places to eat also. There is everything you could possibly need in the cottage and it is warm and welcoming.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-23

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    2018-02-24

    9
    out of 10

    Lovely cottage and location we really enjoyed it. We would have preferred to have paid a little extra for unlimited logs as shopping for logs in bad weather was not what we expected. Other than that all was good.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-16

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    2018-02-17

    10
    out of 10

    Couldn't fault this cottage from arrival to departure everything was perfect. The owners are very welcoming and friendly full of local knowledge and setting and scenery is beautiful. We will definitely be returning.

    Confirmed guest, 2017-10-30

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    2017-11-22

    10
    out of 10

    Excellent accommodation. Good location; pleasant gardens, scenic view at rear of cottage. Ideal for a quiet and relaxing break / holiday. Would happily book again.

    Confirmed guest, 2017-09-29

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    2017-10-01

    10
    out of 10

    Third time we have stayed and still not bored, it's beautiful and so close to everything we wanted to visit, with good restaurants nearby also. We will go again.

    Confirmed guest, 2017-08-18

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    2017-08-20

    8
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-03-25

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    2018-04-05

    10
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-03-23

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    2018-03-28

    10
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-02

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    2018-02-22

    10
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    Confirmed guest, 2017-09-24

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    2017-12-23

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