- Haddon House Farm
- Farmed from 2,500 B.C. (come and
see the evidence of the deserted medieval village of Nether Haddon)
this farm nestles in a magical valley where romance and dynasties
have made history...
Film directors want Haddon's atmosphere for their films and bring
their camera crews, top-class actors and actresses to re-create
the majesty of by-gone times... most recently Cate Blanchett
and Joseph Fiennes in "Elizabeth I."
- FABULOUS SCENERY: We are at the
heart of The Peak District National Park. Providing the vistas
for memorable weekends. Our home has great views of near and
distant hills, stone walls, leafy field margins and mile-high
- We have maps and guide books for
you to borrow, and as much "chat" and informed advice
where to go as you'd like. Access to public footpaths from our
- THE APPEAL OF A FARM: This is
an award-winning mixed farm set in an enchanted valley, where
our animals graze peacefully next to a clear flowing river, lambs
frolic in warm spring sunshine.
- We are now working with the RSPB
to encourage birdlife. We have an important lapwing population,
buzzards, owls, swallows. Also other animals include badgers
and foxes, who enjoy the river side meadow habitat.
- BEAUTIFUL INTERIORS - EXQUISITELY
COMFORTABLE BEDROOMS:Our home was featured in 7 page layout in
BBC Homes & Antiques magazine (March 2000). Full to brimming
with collectibles, there is lots to admire and enjoy.
- Treat yourself to a special break
with us, impress someone with your thoughtfulness, take away
happy memories. You won't find another place as good as this
at this price!
- Journey to the peaceful haven
of Giverny, The Monet Room is like heaven to wake up in, with
en suite bathroom painted as if in the middle of a delightful
waterfall, lush bamboo in the corner and pretty insects on the
handpainted tiles.CD/stereo and a stack of music helps you to
relax and feel at home.
- The Wil Shakespeare Room is an
indulgence, Romantic, blissfully comfortable with king sized
bed and en suite shower room with handpainted tiles. CD/stereo
sets the mood for whatever you've planned.
- Get carried away in this beautiful
- The Spring Meadow Room - is as
fresh as May, all year round, like falling back into an Austrian
mountain-side, the fragrance of fresh green flowered pastures,
alive with life.
- There is a double bed and a single
bed with private bathroom decorated to match. Like visiting a
country cousin in her hillside cottage full of chintz, china
- The Master Room - Spacious and
beautiful, a King size bed in a King size bedroom with a connecting
large single bedroom and en-suite shower room, (ideal for families
or adult friends travelling together). The views are great of
near and distant hills.
- It really is our pleasure to please
you; sometimes the weekends are more like a house party of old
- Would you like a little something
in the room as a surprise for your special person?
Ask us to arrange some special flowers, hand made chocolates
or chilled French champagne for your arrival (on a cost basis
-no extra charge for my time.)
- TARIFF: £90 - £125
for two adults B & B per night, reductions for children.
- We love the Peak District. There
is so much variety in a relatively compact place. Once here,
there is no need to sit in traffic queues, or even touch your
car keys again.
- Whatever the tastes and timetable
of the individual visitor, there is more than enough here to
captivate the imagination and senses, and blow the cobwebs from
a work-worn spirit. Our farmhouse B&B is the place to stay
because it is in the heart of things, enjoys great views, is
indulgently comfortable, and the food, welcome and atmosphere
is all you'd want.
- We really want you to enjoy your
precious days away from it all. Give me ring, and I'll be pleased
to chat with you about availability and prices, and your hopes
for your time away.
- Photo left: The hot tub pavilion
in the garden, lit by a canopy of twinkling "stars"
and romantic candelabra.
- Contact: Marilyn and
- Tel: +44 (0) 1629 814024