Dove Cottage is in a stunning location on the banks of the river Dove in a beautiful part of the Southern Peak District known as Wolfscote Dale. Fully refurbished, the cottage is an ideal base for anyone wishing to enjoy a holiday in one of the most diverse national parks in the country. We provide everything you need to make your stay as comfortable as possible including; Oil fired central heating, Everhot cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier, TV and video/DVD player, cd/radio cassette player. Wireless internet access is also available. All linen and towels are provided, as are logs and coal for the open fire. Well behaved dogs are welcome. Trout and grayling fishing (fly only) on a 2 3/4 mile stretch of the river Dove, from the front door, is available at an additional daily cost. The river keeper is on hand to provide guidance and ghillie services if required.
Alstonefield village - 1 mile
Ashbourne town - 5 miles
Chatsworth - 18 miles
Haddon Hall - 17 miles
Alstonefield has an excellent pub, the George, which is well known for the quality of its food and drink. Booking is essential at all times of the year.
The nearest village shop is in Hartington, about 5 miles away.
Ashbourne, 5 miles to the south, is a lively market town (Thursdays and Saturdays) with a range of shops and supermarkets including Sainsburys, Waitrose and Co-op. The town also boasts a variety of restaurants.