Dovedale Lodge - Holiday Cottage, Ashbourne , Derbyshire

Dovedale Lodge is a charming, refurbished detached property set in the beautiful grounds of the Old Rectory, next to the Grade I listed parish church. The cottage is furnished with a mix of antique and painted French furniture and offers a high standard of finishing and equipment to ensure your stay will be as comfortable as possible.

The small, peaceful hamlet of Blore is located just four miles from the market town of Ashbourne, with its medieval street pattern, historic buildings, cobbled market place and wealth of high quality, independently run shops. With some of the Peak District’s finest walks straight from the front door, less than a mile away is Dovedale with stunning scenery and many walks, wildlife, rare wild flowers, impressive rock outcrops, tranquil woodlands and of course the much-loved stepping stones which cross the River Dove.

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 4:00 pm | Check out: 11:00 am

Accommodation Description

Ground floor: Front and rear entrance. Rear entrance hall with boot rack leads to a modern kitchen with dining table. Access from the kitchen to the front entrance hallway, leading to a spacious double bedroom, separate shower room and stairs leading to the landing.

First floor: Sitting room, twin bedroom and separate bathroom with hand held shower.


Microwave, fridge freezer, Miele dishwasher, washing machine with dryer.
TV in kitchen, flatscreen television and Blu-Ray DVD in the sitting room.
Dedicated sitting out area with table and chairs.

  • Child Friendly
  • Countryside
  • Detached
  • Dishwasher
  • Family Friendly
  • Internet
  • National Park
  • Near Walks
  • Parking Available
  • Washing Machine

About the area

Attractions and nearby amenities

  • Local activities include cycling on the Tissington Trail which is a mile and a half away.
  • Sailing at Carsington Water.
  • Within easy driving distance is Haddon Hall, a 12th century manor house surrounded by terraced Elizabethan gardens.
  • Chatsworth House with famous works of art, working farmyard and beautiful fountains.