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The Cow Shed
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17 reviews
The Cow Shed
Kitchen and Living
Outdoor space
Dining area
Living area with cosy log burner
Bedroom
Blue Door
Wartime with underfloor heating
cups in a drawer
our funky burner
wetroom
view from window
cow shed bathroom accessories
the cow shed handmade mosaic sign
sunset view from the top of the hill
milk churn ornament
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Matlock, Derbyshire, England

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Joanne T
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
Reviewed 26 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015
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Such a nice weekend away before christmas. The log burner was lit before we arrived so it was lovely and warm and cosy in the Cowshed and had a lovely christmas feel to it. Anna made us very welcome and the basket of local produce was amazing. There's some lovely walks around the area. I would particularly recommend Lumsdale, beautiful waterfalls and the ruins, and meals out at the local pub 'The Jug and Glass' (rustic feel) with amazing local steaks and the 'Tavern' in Tansley was superb.
This was the perfect start to our holidays and I would definitely recommend staying at the Cowshed. It's so peaceful and a beautiful place to stay.

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Liked best: The log burner
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Dec 2015
Thanks so much Joanne, hope you had a great Christmas. Kind Regards Anna
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LEESTQ
SKEGNESS
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Simply Amazing!!!!!!!”
Reviewed 22 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015
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What a great little find this was. We spent two nights at the cow shed and loved every minute.
Arriving on Friday evening we were warmly welcomed by Anna to the cowshed and shown around, the log burner was lit and provided a really nice cosy atmosphere.
The attention to detail by Anna and her husband is second to none, the kitchen has everything you would ever need and the welcome hamper is such a lovely touch.
The rainfall shower means you never want to get out!!!!
A separate heater is provided in the bedroom however even though it was a frosty weekend we hardly used it.
WIFI is provided and trouble free.
We spent our time walking and picked up some lovely walks around Matlock and the surrounding country side including Darley Dale.
There are four local pubs Within walking distance, we chose the jug and glass as they accept dogs in the bar, food was good and lots of guest ales if that's your thing.
I cannot recommend the Cow shed enough, worth every penny, we can't wait to return.
Don't let the winter weather put you off.

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Liked best: The log burner.
Liked least: Nothing!!!!!
Travelling group: Other
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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Management Response
23 Nov 2015
Thank you for your review, it is very much appreciated, glad you both had a great time
Anna
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Amanda112...
Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Cosy little hideaway, perfect for a romantic break”
Reviewed 3 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Beautiful little cottage with a cosy log stove and welcoming owner. Spotless, bright and well equipped, with a welcome fire already on for us when we arrived and a basket of delicious local goodies to get us off to a perfect start for a lovely weekend.

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Liked best: Log stove and local produce
Liked least: Road very close to property (but it's a very quiet road, very few cars)
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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