Rated 5 star GOLD, Candlelight Cottage is situated at the centre of the Peak District National Park. A romantic retreat in a peaceful village, with picturesque walks from the door and an excellent village pub and shop. Close to Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Buxton. Ideal for guests who enjoy the outdoors, sightseeing, history or culture.
What makes a stay at Candlelight Cottage unique?
All guests are met on arrival and the owners are available at all times to help with any queries. A generous welcome pack of flowers and locally sourced produce is provided along with all the necessities such as toilet roll, dishwasher tablets and so on. Excellent customer service and quality are a key part of the cottage's continued 5 star GOLD rating. Guests can expect to stay in a spotless, well equipped holiday cottage, where everything has been thought of to help them relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Many original features such as oak beams have been retained but 21st century essentials such as free WiFi and Alexa Dot are also provided. Villagers are friendly and the pub excellent.
What is the capacity for Candlelight Cottage?
Candlelight Cottage sleeps up to four people in two rooms. The double room faces south and enjoys views over the patio garden and countryside beyond. The twin bedroom overlooks the village green with its spring bulbs and cherry blossom trees in spring and its Christmas tree and decorations in winter. The heated utility/boot room is great for drying wet clothing
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Buxton area?
The stunning Peak District scenery around Litton is crisscrossed by miles of walking and cycling paths suitable for all abilities. The bustling market town of Bakewell is a short drive away, as is Buxton, spa town and home of the Buxton Arts Festival. Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall and several NT properties are close by and many ancient historical sites such as Cresswell Crags and Arbor Low. Virtually every outdoor activity is catered for including climbing, gliding, fishing, sailing, hang gliding, potholing and caving. Manchester and Sheffield offer theatres, concerts, shopping, cinema and nightlife.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
Litton has an excellent pub, renowned for the quality of its food and drink. A comprehensive list of fine pubs, restaurants and many local tea shops is provided at Candlelight Cottage. Several can be incorporated into scenic walks and the owners have many favourites to recommend! Farmers' markets and local shops specialise in locally produced specialities such as the famous Bakewell pudding. The Candlelight Cottage welcome pack includes a selection of locally made cakes from the bakery in nearby Tideswell and there is a dedicated folder of information in the cottage especially for foodies.