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The Malthouse in Cromford, Derbyshire

1581
  • £
  • $
per week
sleeps 18
9 rooms
6 bathrooms

The Malthouse description

Area
The charming Peak village of Cromford is set in a wooded gorge by the River Derwent and is surrounded by tree-covered hills and cliffs. Cromford is known as the 'cradle of the Industrial Revolution' and attractions in and around the village reflect this. One of these is Cromford Mill, which has been fully restored and is now designated as a World Heritage Site. The village has three public houses and a variety of shops, however for more amenities the towns of Matlock and Matlock Bath are close by. Other attractions in the area include Gulliver's Kingdom family theme park, Chatsworth House and many more. This area has much to offer and makes a great base for a holiday.

Region
The ultimate in "year-round" appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales.

Amenities
Gas central heating. Three range gas ovens and hobs, microwaves, fridges, freezers, fridge/freezer with ice maker, washer/dryers, dishwashers, 11 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, CD, Nintendo Wii with games, WiFi, selection of books, games, toys and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 4 cars at the front and 4 at the rear. Front patio with furniture. Large rear lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pubs 4 mins walk. Note: Property is next to the mill pond, children to be supervised. Note: Low beam in one twin room.

Amenities

  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Near pub

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Reviews

April 2015
We loved the unusual layout, the amount of space and the many items of kitchen equipment. The garden was fantastic and the mill workings were a fascinating backdrop. Crompton is lovely and we had a brilliant time. Definitely hope to return.
Mrs McDonald
March 2016
We loved the layout of the rooms in the Malthouse, our party of 17 had room to all be together or go off into smaller groups, it is a stunning, quirky building.
Mr Robey
September 2015
There was 18 people in this property and it never felt cramped. It was very spacious and a lovely quirky property. The outside space was great and the location was ideal.
Mr Price
December 2015
Lovely property with plenty of character.
Mrs Thomson
June 2016
I loved it. So unusual, a great ratio of bathrooms to people and an amazing glass window with a lit up view of the old mill workings. It was clean and worked really well for our group that ranged from 60 to 3 weeks old. Would certainly go book again.
Mrs Bell
January 2015
The Malthouse was perfect for our 40th birthday celebrations! There was plenty of room for everyone! In a fantastic location as well, we really loved being able to walk into Matlock Bath from the cottage! Overall a fabulous holiday!
Mrs Morland
February 2015
We used it for the family, 18 in total, to meet up and prepare for my daughters wedding. We felt so special as everything was top quality and beautiful. Each bathroom was different and with the latest fashion fittings. Had superb showers etc. The beds were very comfy and the rooms spacious and attractive. The 3 kitchen diners were perfect for so many people and we all ate together in the big one surrounded by history with the mill wheel lit up at the end. The lounges were just like home and we all relaxed together. The little touches like TVs, music centres etc. made it just perfect.
Mr Patterson
October 2015
It was the ideal place for a three generational family holiday. We could all eat together and be in the big lounge together yet there was also plenty of space so that the teenagers could hive off together or the children play without us feeling on top of each other. We thought The Malthouse to be a fascinating and beautiful place to stay and found every comfort, no expense spared. Ideal for celebrating our Golden Wedding. Our children and grandchildren thought it was great.
Mrs Temple
May 2015
The standard of the accommodation and furnishings were first class. Everything down to small details was good, for example; enough bins, cutlery and cooking equipment for a large party.
Mrs Caswell
March 2015
The cottage was out of this world. The interior was outstanding and each room had been designed with care and that warm, homely feeling was felt in each and every room in the cottage. Each and every one of us loved it there and will most definitely be returning.
Mr Rowlands
January 2015
The house is an interesting conversion of an old mill. The rooms are comfortable. We thought the place might have been cold for our Winter stay, but it was lovely and warm. Very high quality equipment was provided - Bang and Olufson Tv's in every room!
Mrs Hill
May 2015
An excellent choice for a large family, with plenty of room for everyone to have their own space when needed. Although Cromford is a small village it had everything we needed for shopping and eating out.
Miss Kirton
August 2014
The property was absolutely beautiful, spacious, clean, well positioned and beyond comfortable. The house was decorated with precision and care and was designed to give lots of separate living spaces which is perfect for large groups and allowed everyone their own space. Beautiful, beautiful bathrooms and every bedroom had a character of its own. The entire property is just filled with every amenity you can think of - great kitchen facilities, games, TVs, iPod docs, DVDs etc. The position was perfect for exploring - Cromford is a lovely village and Matlock/Matlock Bath is steeped in history and very quaint. Lots of villages just a stones through away - Bakewell, Tissington, Wirksworth etc and lots to see and do. The owners were absolutely lovely and went out of their way to make our holiday enjoyable. They live on the site but were never intrusive and were always on hand to help.
Mrs Leadbeater
March 2015
This is an outstanding property with everything you will need. The house is furnished to the highest standard possible. We couldn't recommend this highly enough. Brilliant.
Mrs Brady
June 2015
An excellent property in a great location. Ideal for groups and families alike.
Mr Cooper
March 2015
The property was the right size for a big family gathering. The quality furnishings and linens together with the high standard of equipment. An absolutely stunning place to stay.
Hannah_Havoc
April 2015
A large group of us stayed here over Easter weekend and it was fantastic. The house is beautifully decorated to a very high standard, everyone was amazed and talked all weekend about how nice it was. The owners were extremely accommodating and helpful (they live just next door) and were kind enough to start the cleaning around us when we weren't quite ready to leave at 10am (although we had been told well in advance several times that we had to be out by no later than 10!) The house is in Cromford, a small village but it has everything you need - a big pub, great fish and chip shop and a convenience store selling most things. It's also a pleasant 20 minute walk away from Matlock Bath. The house has 3 living rooms and three separate kitchens, although one of the kitchens has seating for all 18 guests it is a shame that there isn't one big living space. I think it would be perfect if you were 3/4 smaller families going away together but for one large party it could be a little bit disjointed. In saying that I would definitely book this house again as it's just so beautiful.
Karen M
March 2016
We were a party of 17 friends, the property over three floors had plenty of space to accommodate us all yet also had smaller areas to spend some quiter time if needed, the three kitchens had everything that you would need, the ground floor one seated 18 so we all got together in the evenings for our meal, during the day the smaller kitchens were used for breakfast and lunch, the bedrooms were all different, clean and comfortable and all the bathrooms were of a high standard. The stone steps going down to the lower ground floor may be a problem if someone had mobility problems so be aware of this, overall is a stunning, quirky property and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The pretty, small village if Cromford had a few shops and was a nice 20 minutes walk into Matlock Bath. The ownner of the property gave all the information and directions needed to make our stay an enjoyable one, we would definitely recommend this property to our friends and would happily pay a return visit.
Ms Duncan
December 2014
The house is stunning and we really appreciated the basket of goodies left for us on arrival. A perfect Christmas weekend for a large group of friends with children in a lovely village.
Miss Feeney
November 2014
Gorgeous cottage!
Mr Robertson
October 2014
This property was outstanding, the description and photos simply do not do it justice. The owners were great and extremely helpful. The village of Cromford is lovely and very well positioned for the Peak District and activities in Matlock.
Mrs Ellis
November 2014
Lovely quirky place added to the fun of the weekend. It really became part of our pleasure. Contemporary decor. Superb bedrooms and en suites. Kitchens very well equipped. Arrival hamper was a lovely touch and was obviously thoughtful.
Miss Canzio
November 2014
We loved The Malthouse. We were two families and the size meant we could be comfortably accommodated. There was everything that we could possibly need for an enjoyable stay. The setting was superb and all amenities within walking distance; just perfect.
Miss Hopwood
September 2014
The Malthouse is a lovely property with plenty of space and very good for 3 families together. The owner has done a lovely job on making the place so special.Would definitely go back again
Mrs Leadbeater
July 2016
Amazing house, great location - just what we were looking for. Plenty of parking. The house is beautiful and all 17 of us had a fab weekend.
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