|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Large, modern detached house over 3 floors, with stunning views. Finished to an extremely high standard this property offers the best of both worlds, lovely country walks right from your doorstep, yet all the amenities of a delightful village within a few minute walk. This property would be perfect for a family holidays, group/friends bookings, 2 families sharing, cooperate bookings. Certain pets allowed. Pool table at property and karaoke machine with 100's songs. Hot Tub Spa (at extra cost).
I live in England with my Husband, 2 children and my 2 dogs Rolo & Diesel, adorable King Charles Spaniels. I work from home which involves running the holiday home business,. We are both from the heart of Yorkshire so we are familiar with what the county has to offer in terms of hospitality and beautiful countryside.
Faye Ackroyd purchased this house in 2009
Holmfirth is a beautiful part of Yorkshire, a hidden gem, the area boasts some of the most lovely scenery in the country and the walks and cycle paths are perfect for our family to get out and about with our 2 dogs.
My husband is also a keen runner so he is blessed with some of the most challenging off road paths and tracks to run along. We came here to bring our family up in what is an idyllic area for children to live in, we bought Oaklands in 2000 and lived in it happily for over 10 years and then had Stonewell House built in the garden of Oaklands, which we now also rent out as a holiday let.
Holmfirth is very rural but also is a very vibrant, bustling market town also where you can get everything you need without having to go to a big city.
Stonewell is on the cusp of Holmfirth so it has the best of both worlds, close to the town centre ( 10 min walk) and also in a very private and quiet area with fantastic views of the Holme Valley.
It also has loads of communal space, ideal for parties and celebrations, or if families are staying with children, they can be entertained and play in there own areas leaving the adults to relax and enjoy a bit of well earned peace and quiet!
We have just returned from Stonewell House, we had a hen party there which was amazing. The owners organised various events for us such as our own in house chef - an Italian chap and the food was to die for! we had cocktail making class which was great fun, but the best part of the weekend as the be a fabulous house itself it is simply stunning in every detail. Thank you so much for making our weekend away so special
Just returned from a weekend stay here with a group of friends celebrating my 40th. We had an amazing time, the house is simply stunning in every way, beautifully decorated and furnished, spotlessly clean throughout and everything was just perfect.
The photographs dont really do this house justice as it is a lot bigger and spacious than i thought it would be. All of the rooms are huge and have a lovely open plan feel to it including the very big kitchen/ diner which has a large modern dining table that easily seated all 18 of us!
The ambient lighting everywhere gives it a lovely homely touch on an evening both inside and outside of the property.
The views looking over the hills and valleys are also fabulous and it was a real treat to wake up every morning and taking in these wonderful views there.
The hot tub was very popular as it is quite big and we managed to get 12 of us in there!
It is also worth mentioning that the quaint town of Holmfirth is only a 10 min walk away which is well worth a visit as there are lots of pretty shops and restaurants as well as bars and bistros there, we ate at a lovely Italian called Piccolinos which was great.
The owners were fabulous with us from start to finish and were always on hand before we arrived to answer our questions and i cant thank Celebration Cottages enough for all their help with my booking for what will be a lovely memory for myself and my friends forever more
Thank you both Andrew and Faye
I hope to return in the future to Stonewell House & Holmfirth
What a beautiful property Stonewell House is, everything about this house is quality throughout.
we were a group of ladies all celebrating my daughters hen party and we could not have picked a nicer place as a venue for this. We used Celebration Cottages who i believe own the property to organise everything for us - like the chefs 3 course meal which was to die for and the cocktail class which again was absolutely brilliant, everything was very easy to book and the owners were simply fantastic, bending over backwards to help us make the weekend flawless for my daughters special weekend
we all loved the large bedrooms and open plan kitchen diner where 18 of us could easily all eat together and spend time chilling out and dancing!
the hot tub was amazing too we managed to squeeze 12 of us in there!
The property was also spotlessly clean and i could tell that the owners are very proud of this property and rightly so.
i would definitely recommend Stonewell House and Celebration Cottages to anyone wanting to book a large property for a special celebration event like this
thank you for everything you did Faye & Andrew
This is one of the best places we have ever stayed in, an absolute treat for our 2 families and grandchildren. The location is also fabulous with views over the hills and surrounding countryside.
We enjoyed the house so much we didn't really want to venture out anywhere
the owners made it very easy to book with them and were very friendly and on hand for any help or advice we needed during out stay
We would love to return again for another family occasion in the future like this one
I am absolutely appalled with the way Andrew handled our booking. After booking the house months in advance to celebrate a hen do, we were contacted by Andrew 3 days before the event, cancelling our booking and leaving us without a venue.
We were told the booking had been cancelled as we are a mixed group, and because there were males in attendance, this wasn’t a “hen do”
I feel that we were discriminated against due to the sexual orientation of the males in our group, which wasn’t disclosed when booking the house, as in 2016 we did not think this would happen!
We were told our hen party wasn’t in fact, a hen party, and the whole situation was dealt with rudely and abruptly by Andrew.
He told us he would refund our money, however didn’t do that until the next day. As you can imagine it was extremely difficult finding an alternative house for Easter weekend and incredibly last minute, and so to not transfer our money immediately upon cancellation simply made our situation even worse.
We were most upset to be left without a house 3 days before our party, and to be told our booking was cancelled over email we found most distressing and unprofessional.
Would not recommend!
The house was amazing. Great facilities and a beautiful location. The whole group of 16 were very happy with the whole experience. We would highly recommend the property!
I have just come back from a 2 night stay at Stonewell House in Holmfirth. I booked the house along with 11 other girls for a friend's hen do and although we expected it to be nice and big, we had no idea how stunning the house would be. When I opened the double doors to the kitchen I literally stepped back and thought wow! The other girls did the same once they arrived too. The kitchen is definitely my favourite room and is so big and modern and also had lots of room for us all to sit around the table together. It's the perfect kitchen to host in. The bedrooms are all beautiful and very large. I was in the Master Bedroom on the top floor which is particularly stunning and the adjoining en suite with wet room is lovely too. I can't express how perfectly this house is finished off and of course the hot tub outside is an extra bonus. We found this house through the website and communicated with the owner by email and he was extremely quick at getting back to us at all times with any information we required and could not have helped more. I would 100% recommend this house and would definitely love to stay here again in the future. It really was what I and the other girls would describe as "your dream home."
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£300|
£500 deposit is required to secure the booking, and then the balance is due 8 weeks prior to your arrival. £300 security/breakages deposit is required - refundable. Please send me an enquiry and I will then email you a booking form to fill in and email back (no problem if you prefer me to post it to you). Sorry no stag parties, pets welcome.
Changeover day flexible. Arrival time after 3pm. Departure time 10am.
Notes on prices:
Weekend rates from £2000.00 depending on group size
Summer season £3000 per week Fri- Fri
Out of season weekly £1900.00
Christmas week:- £4500.00
New Year :- £4000.00
Mid week rates available.
£500 deposit and balance paid 8 weeks before arrival