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THE LABURNUM RETREAT, spectacular countryside, Upper Hulme

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
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This charming shepherd's hut is perfectly located in the village of Upper Hulme in The Peak District and can sleep two people in one room.The Laburnum Retreat is a wonderful haven at the foot of The Roaches and surrounded by beautiful countryside of Upper Hulme for a couple seeking some peace and quiet. It comprises an open-plan living space with a kitchen, a dining area which becomes the bed with an electric heater and a woodburning stove. Outside is a charming patio area with decking, furniture to sit out on and a barbecue. The Laburnum Retreat is perfect for that romantic getaway in the country. Amenities: Electric heater with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire/stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-...This charming shepherd's hut is perfectly located in the village of Upper Hulme in The Peak District and can sleep two people in one room.The Laburnum Retreat is a wonderful haven at the foot of The Roaches and surrounded by beautiful countryside of Upper Hulme for a couple seeking some peace and quiet. It comprises an open-plan living space with a kitchen, a dining area which becomes the bed with an electric heater and a woodburning stove. Outside is a charming patio area with decking, furniture to sit out on and a barbecue. The Laburnum Retreat is perfect for that romantic getaway in the country. Amenities: Electric heater with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire/stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for 1 car. Decking/ patio with furniture. Private Hot Tub. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 3.8 miles, pub 0.9 miles. Note: Hot tub is only suitable for children aged 10 years or over and they must be supervised. Please note - this property has a good housekeeping deposit of £200 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. Town: Upper Hulme offers walks, climbs or just general relaxation, all just 4.3 miles from the moorland market town of Leek. The village pub serves traditional ales and home cooked food. Try the delights served up in the tea shop too. Within easy distance is Tittesworth Reservoir, with its visitor centre and many water based activities. The spa town of Buxton, famous for its warm springs, offers a host of eateries, shops and a museum; and do take advantage of the Buxton Opera House. Alton Towers, the High Peak Cycle Trail, the market town of Bakewell, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are all among the many things you can do in the region.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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Reviewed 7 August 2020

After the pressures of this year so far, I booked this lovely shepherd hut for a week with my husband for some much needed relaxation. I was not disappointed... Beautifully situated with a view of Ramshaw Rocks we found it easy to unwind in the...More

Date of stay: August 2020
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Reviewed 1 February 2020

We stayed at the shepherds hut for our anniversary and it did not disappoint! The hut is quite deceiving as you wouldn’t think it was big enough to have everything you need including a full kitchenette. The location is amazing with the roaches and Tittesworth...More

Date of stay: January 2020
2  Thank EmB1386
Reviewed 3 October 2019

We came a while back now and I still haven’t received my £80 money back as we didn’t want to stay in the end, we turned up and it just wasn’t for us, you are very far from shops and restaurants plus the drive down...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 26 September 2019

We booked for 3 nights but only stayed 2, we arrived 10 minutes early at 2.50 but the owner seemed suprised to see us,said time had gotta away from her. The hut was open, fresh milk and cake avaliable she talked us through the woodburner...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank bex_wine
Reviewed 27 July 2019

Had a lovely 7 days here in the sherherds hut, was delightful and cosy, cake & milk on arrival, the views are amazing as is all the scenery in the area. Only complaint was the hot tub was not the big private one in the...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank perryjune52
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Reviewed 1 July 2019

The hut was so cosy and the views are spectacular. On a hot day this place would be magical. The hut itself is well a quipped out, bed is comfy and has everything you need. The only moan we have is the fact it advertised...More

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank patricksT2053MH
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely place - cabin was gorgeous. Cake on arrival (although we didn’t eat it was a nice touch). Warm and bed was comfy. The only criticism would be knowing where the boiler was for the shower (we did ask in the end) the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank shan123M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

When we arrived at the hut, we couldn't believe how lucky we were to have found such a great place. Lorna ( the owner) had left us some gorgeous home made cakes for when we arrived, which was a nice touch. The views were truly...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Cooker
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
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