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“Fantastic cottage”
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Very good
56 reviews
Welcome to The Old Granary
The Old Granary from the garden
Rose clad barn
Hot tub/hydrotherapy spa
Wild flower meadow walk to the Shepherd's Hut
Lounge
Woodburning Stove
Country living style
Breakfast in the country kitchen
Rustic Style
King size bedroom
King size Bedroom
Vanessa Arbuthnott scheme
Vanessa Arbuthnott Cushions
Bedroom En-suite
King size bedroom
Twin Bedroom
High Summer
Stunning views
The view from the bedrooms
The view from the patio area
Sheep in the field
Lazy days
Meet Carrot
The hut in the Meadow
Our lovely hut on the front cover of Period Living Magazine
Shepherds Hut
Shepherds Hut
Interior of hut
Double bed in hut
Jasper
Carrot the cat
Winter in Wheatcroft
Winter in Wheatcroft
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Matlock, Derbyshire, England

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Very good - based on 56 reviews
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Coramcq
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Fantastic cottage”
Reviewed 27 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016

Thank you Amanda, we had a fabulous weekend. The cottage was so well equipped that we wanted for nothing. Hot tub and views were amazing, and thank you for your understanding when 2 of our cars broke down! We will definitely be back one day x

Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Dec 2016
Thank you for your lovely review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Old Granary. Hope to see you again sometime.
Thanks again
Amanda
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Andy T
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Mrs”
Reviewed 1 January 2016 for a stay in November 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Fantastic 5 star barn accommodation! Beautiful location with stunning views. Hot Tub was a great bonus. Decor finished to the highest quality. We along with our children thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We would definitely look to return and stay at this wonderful barn conversion. Truly lovely owners with great recommendations!

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Management Response
7 Nov 2017
Thank you so much for this lovely review, it has been a pleasure to have you and your family stay with us at The Old Granary. We very much look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future.

Thanks again and kind regards
Amanda
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Phillippa...
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Amazing - Home From Home!”
Reviewed 15 December 2015 for a stay in November 2015

We booked here at short notice after a mistake with another booking meant we had no place to stay for our long waited for weekend away with friends. From the minute we booked everything felt right, the owners are friendly and helpful and this was obvious from the first contact. We were met by the owners who showed us around and gave us a brief history of the Old Granary and how it came to be such a lovely place - it has been carefully decorated and manages to be welcoming, charming and homely as well as having the wow factor! The hot tub was a welcome attraction for me and my friend (as was the champagne which we polished off in the tub whilst the men looked after the children!) All in all a wonderful break in a fabulous place - This is somewhere we plan on visiting time and again.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Nov 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review about The Old Granary. It was a pleasure to have you stay and we very much hope to see you again sometime in the future.

Thanks again and kind regards
Amanda
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Redgwing
Oxted, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
153 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
“Relaxing and Comfortable”
Reviewed 2 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The Old Granary is set in beautiful scenery with amazing views. Make the most of the views while soaking in the hot tub.
You will be visited by Jasper and Carrot the owners cats. They certainly add to the homely feel and will cheerfully curl up on the sofa with you or sit by the fridge looking hopeful!
We enjoyed our stay here with family even though the weather wasn't too kind during the second half of the week. Plenty of lovely tea rooms to visit and in view of this comment would very much appreciate Amanda and Martin adding a swimming pool and gym so we could stop feeling quite as guilty!

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Management Response
7 Nov 2017
Thank you for this lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at The Old Granary even though the weather could have been kinder. Hopefully you will decide to book with us again in the future to sample the tea rooms of Derbyshire once more.

Thanks again and kind regards
Amanda
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m4tthall
East Grinstead
Level 5 Contributor
42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Lovely Accommodation”
Reviewed 31 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We stayed for a week during half term in October. The accommodation is a lovely cottage that is well equipped but furnished tastefully. It has a lovely feel to it and if you want to get away from it all, this is certainly a place where you can do just that. The views are fantastic and made even better by the ability to view them while sat in the hot tub which is well positioned to make the most of them.

The rooms are spacious, the beds comfortable and the various bathrooms small but functional. We had some problems with the noise made from the boiler in the early hours of the morning, so had to ask the owners to make some alterations to the timings; you may wish to check if you don't want to be woken up.

We had some occasional company from the owners cats Jasper and Carrot, which our daughters loved. I believe that perhaps a few too many guests had been feeding them as they were large cats! Adorable though, particularly Carrot who thoroughly enjoyed the company.

The local area has some great places to visit. Unfortunately for us the weather wasn't favourable for some of them. Nevertheless we still managed to visit Castleton, Chatsworth House and even ventured out to Alton Towers for one of our daughter's Birthday treats.

I would happily return to The Old Granary, particularly if it were during better weather!

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Management Response
12 Nov 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for The Old Granary, we always appreciate the feedback left by our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Old Granary sometime in the future and hope the weather is better next time.

Thanks again, kind regards
Amanda
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