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Self-catering with 1 unit £280-£450 pupw sleeps 4


A warm welcome to May Cottage!

A warm welcome to May Cottage!



Orchard Close,
The Shutts,
DE45 1JA

01629 813639

07866 821305


Shutts Farm,
Shutts Lane,
DE45 1JA


An idyllic rural retreat, May Cottage offers panoramic views over open countryside yet is less than a mile from the centre of the beautiful market town of Bakewell. Sample the famous Bakewell Pudding or sit by the River Wye on a bustling market day. Convenient for all the attractions of the Peak District including Chatsworth and Haddon Hall and offering amazing walks being on the doorstep of glorious Lathkill Dale. May Cottage offers a superb, well maintained base for your holiday which is convenient for all the Wonders of the Peak.

Children welcomeRadioTelevisionIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingCentral heatingLaundry facilitiesFreezerMicrowave cookerLinen providedWorking farmDogs/pets accepted by arrangementDVD playerCD playerHairdryerDrying facilitiesWashing machine

Children welcome from any age.


    Mature / Senior Couple Mr & Mrs Stokes
    Staffs, United Kingdom
    24 June 2015
    Rated as 5 out of 5


    lovely and quiet place to stay . owners where lovely too .
    we would be very interested in returning again in the future.

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    Map reference: SK 213675  Lat: 53.20499 Long: -1.68219

    From the A6 in the centre of Bakewell, take the B5055 for Monyash. This leads uphill past the Parish Church. When the road levels turn left at the crossroads onto Shutts Lane. Continue past Lady Manners School on your right hand side to the road junction then still on Shutts Lane, turn right for Youlgreave. It is 200 yards from the junction on the right hand side.


    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • RadioRadio
    • TelevisionTelevision
    • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
    • Private parkingPrivate parking
    • Central heatingCentral heating
    • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
    • FreezerFreezer
    • Microwave cookerMicrowave cooker
    • Linen providedLinen provided
    • Working farmWorking farm
    • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
    • DVD playerDVD player
    • CD playerCD player
    • HairdryerHairdryer
    • Drying facilitiesDrying facilities
    • Washing machineWashing machine

    Children welcome from any age.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


    • Parking for Single unit properties:
      • YesParking space provided
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • Parking for Multiple unit properties:
      • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesFlat (i.e. without steps)


    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
      • YesLounge
      • YesKitchen
      • YesDining room
      • YesOutdoor facilities
    • terrace

    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls

    Bed/ Bathrooms

    • YesBedrooms available with non-allergic bedding (ie non-feather pillows)
    • Bathrooms available with:
      • YesBath with shower
      • YesBath


    • YesSteps to the main entrance:
      • 1
        Number of steps to entrance
    • YesEntrance is well lit


    • YesSeating available in kitchen


    • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)