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Fully Equipped Self-Catering Set on Working Farm in the Glorious Peak Diststrict

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Holiday rental near Longnor, Buxton in Peak Disctrict, England - Peaceful Location, Ideal For Walking, Visiting Buxton, Chatsworth, Bakewell, Alton Towers And More

Fernyford Barn is a luxury, fully equipped self-catering accommodation set on a working farm and run by our family. We did our best to make sure that our holiday cottage is a perfect blend of modern facilities and good old country comfort and cosiness. Fernyford Barn is a delightful property with stone floor downstairs and solid oak flooring on the first floor, exposed oak and stone lintels giving warmth and character. It offers a perfect balance between being able to completely unwind, or, if you prefer, getting involved with the day to day life of a working farm! We will be happy to offer our guests the opportunity to experience seeing the livestock on the farm, the different farming operations throughout the year and to taste quality meat produced on the holding. Fernyford Farm is a traditional farm, and we love living here. This is a great part of the world, and we would really enjoy being able to share it with our guests. So, we look forward to welcoming you here on the farm! If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you!


Property Manager
Dorota Falkowska
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Polish
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Wonderful location with friendly hosts, the ideal place for a family holiday!

My wife and I stayed at the farm with our 4 month old baby and we had an amazing time at the hotel. The accommodation is advertised as being baby friendly and I'm pleased to say it definitely was as a baby bath and cot were provided and there was even an offer to organize baby sitting if we wanted it!

The accommodation is finished to a high standard and is well equipped with the various things you might need for a holiday. However, its the location and the people that really make this a special place to stay. The farm is located in what feels like the middle of nowhere so its the perfect place to escape the world of office work, yet there are plenty of things to do near by and there are a number of good pubs within driving distance that serve good food. That being said, Neil and Dorota butcher the farms meat on site, so there's a plentiful supply of sausages, burgers and steaks on site that will make you want to cook your own meals rather than head to the pubs. If you stay here I'd definitely recommend the meat balls! They were amazing!

Neil and Dorota were brilliant hosts and were always around to say hello and check we had everything we needed. They also went the extra mile with little things, like letting us know they were going to be sheering their rare breed sheep from Switzerland, so that we could go and watch. I can safely say that our baby daughter was blown away by this!

I'd definitely stay here again (even if its just to taste the meat balls again!) and would thoroughly recommend this for people with families who are looking to escape to the countryside for a bit.
Mar 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in the Fawfieldhead in the Heart of England

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • An excellent wet room (with double shower) but unfortunately no bath. An infant bath tub is available on request. Underfloor heating, electric shaver point and tasteful fixtures and fittings.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: On the first floor there are two bedrooms with cottage style sloping ceilings along and solid oak flooring. The main bedroom with king-size bed (pocket sprung mattress with memory foam topper) and Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes:
Outside: The property has its own patio area with a gas BBQ to sit out and enjoy the peaceful location. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels provided.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Our Stay at Fernyford Farm

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 7 nights at Fernyford Farm self catering barn conversion. The accommodation was excellent, very clean and homely, and with the under floor heating nice and warm. There were numerous nice touches in the décor without being fussy. During our stay we didn't come across any aspect of the place which was amiss or lacking what anyone would want in a SC accommodation.

If you like being on a working farm - cows, sheep, hens - in the middle of beautiful scenery, then this is the place for you. Coming from a town in the industrial midlands it was refreshing to be away from major roads, traffic, housing estates, and all the general stress of the daily round in a built up area. Fresh air, fields, big views, out of the rat-race, a place to unwind, relax and experience a more traditional way of life. Yes, it might be a few miles to the nearest petrol station, or shopping complex, but for those who are fed up with such 'convenience' this area will be a welcome change.

There are some nice country villages around, devoid of modern 'development', plenty of walks with your O/S map, and endless changes of view when you go on even a relatively short drive from the farm. If you like towns then you are not too far from Leek, Buxton, Bakewell, Matlock, Ashbourne all of which are attractive in their way.

Another good thing about the farm is that they process their own meat, so if you want fresh tasty cuts, its on the doorstep!

All in all a very good place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing holiday

  • 5 of 5

Neil and Dorota are so welcoming. The cottage is perfect. We can highly recommend staying here. You will not be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. We really enjoyed meeting you and it will be a pleasure having you to stay in the cottage again.
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Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

Neil and Dorota made us feel so welcome! The barn was finished to such a high standard, always lovely and warm and very clean! Neil and Dorota showed us round the farm and gave us a peek into their lives which was such an experience in itself! Cannot thank them both enough for such a lovely time. Will be returning! Highly recommend to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely comments. It was pleasure to meet you both. We hope to see you again.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring
24 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
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Half Term - May
26 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
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Rate 4
5 Jun 2017 - 20 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
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July
21 Jul 2017 - 27 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Summer Holiday
28 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
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4 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
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Rate 6
20 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
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£650
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£650
 
 
Rate 7
30 Oct 2017 - 5 Nov 2017
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£300
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Rate 7
6 Nov 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£210
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£70
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Rate 8
15 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
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£300
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Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
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Low
5 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
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My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
Changeover day for seven day bookings is usually Friday. The Barn is available from 3pm at the start of your holiday, and we ask visitors to vacate the Barn by 10.30 am on the day of departure.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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