AboutSlack Lane Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast is a 400yr old listed building set at almost 900 feet above sea level in the hills above Matlock. The luxury accomodation is situated on the top floor of a recently converted barn and is totally private. The open plan room, 7m x 5m is contemparily styled with top quality furnishings and bedding.The room has a king sized bed, private lounge with leather suite, dining area, kitchenette with full sized fridge, sink, kettle and microwave and a large shower room. The property is close to Matlock, Bakewell, Ashbourne and Chesterfield. It is also close to Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall and Tissington Hall.
Numerous walks, Mountain bike/cycle routes and Rock climbing are close by as the property is on the edge of the Peak District National Park and areas of both the White Peak and Dark Peak are within easy reach.
Private off street parking and secure garaging for motorcycles, pedal cycles ,canoes, climbing equipment etc.
Drying room available and facilities provided for washing of muddy boots and bikes.
Escorted walks and rides by arrangement with owner.
Full English Breakfast served in front of a roaring log fire in the farmhouse dining room or Breakfast in a basket served to your door by arrangement.
Complimentary drinks and toiletries.
Sauna on site now available.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Capacity||Room / Unit Tariff*||Notes|
|Double En-suite||2||£50.00 per person per night for bed & breakfast||Large open plan accomodation with king size bed and large private lounge with luxury leather suite and flat screen TV. Open views.|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- Other Awards Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2016
- Building of historical interest
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
- Pony trekking/horse-riding
- Sauna onsite
- Dogs/pets NOT accepted
- Lounge for residents' use
- Television available
- Totally non-smoking
- Special diets available
- Vegetarian diet available
- CD player
- DVD player
- Satellite TV
- Tea/coffee making in bedrooms
- Central heating
- Real log/coal fires
- Ironing facilities
- Private parking
Room/Unit Facilities: Double En-suite
- King-sized bed
Map & Directions
From the south.
M1 junction 28, follow A38 to Alfreton then join A615 to Matlock. After passing through Wessington (2 miles) turn right onto Lickpenny Lane. At junction go straight ahead. After 2 miles and after negotiating a 90' left hand bend, turn next right onto an un-signed lane displaying 'no motor vehicles except for access ' sign. This is slack lane. Property is the first on the left after 300 metres.
From the north.
M1 junction 29, follow A617 to Chesterfield. At island turn left onto A61. At second set of lights turn right and follow A632 to Matlock. After passing through Kelstedge continue up the large hill ( Slack hill) and Slack Lane is the second turn on the left. We are the first property.
Take A632 to Chesterfield. After passing the golf course on your left, continue on for about 1 mile and start to descend Slack Hill. Slack Lane is the second turn on your right. It is unmarked but has a 'no motor vehicles except for access' sign. We are first property.
Number X17 bus runs between Chesterfield and Matlock. bus stop approx 100 meters and 120 meters from property.
Taxis available in both Matlock and Chesterfield.
Hotels & B&Bs Self Assessment
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