Reviews for 2012

Lovely place to stay.Very comfortable.Dovedale is lovely.
Coming back … Tamar and Simon.London.18th March,’12
Extremely peaceful…intended to go out for evening meal,but too comfortable.
Ian and Rachel. Staffs.25th March,’12
Celebrating birthday and Easter with friends.Beautiful surroundings,everything you could wish for ,…including snow !!Hardwick Hall,Kedlestone,Kinder Scout,Monsall Head…so much to see and do. Thank you Christine
Emily and Mark,Midhurst, Jen and Dave.Bookham.C4th April ’12
Lovely getaway to celebrate our 6th anniversary.Luxury barn conversion tobe re-visited asap. Alton Towers 1 hr away.Good restaurants,to suit all tastes,Indian, award-winning East Lodge. Perfect.
Leanne and Ashley.London.10th April’12
1st visit to Peak District but not the last! The ‘Secret ‘is in the centre of the Peaks, so great base for visiting all the places of interest.Kedleston,Chatsworth,Dovedale,Bakewell,etc.Plenty to do.
Tina and Bip.Coventry,Kiron and Ray.Northumberland.April 14th’12
May 15th. Visited lots of places.Alton Towers,Bakewell,etc..Went in aHot Air balloon..amazing..Will remember visit always.We got engaged!!
Gareth and Sarah.Leeds
Great place,great views! Perfect Peace..Travelling on to Iceland.
Chris and Debbie. Melbourne,Australia.May 28th
JUNE 4/5th.Lovely break in loveley place.Lovely pubs. Chatsworth and the farmshop. Great.
Dr.Charlotte and Duncan
8/10th Wonderful week-end in a very special place.Spectacular views and the BEST and QUIETEST night ever…The otters at the Chestnut Centre are adorable.
Alan,Lisa and Christopher ( Derbys.)
19/24th Car hasn’t budged.Long walks,great pub meals ( BowlingGreen and the Red Lion).Rain stopped play,but enjoyed the antics of the wildflife.And the isolation and stillness….perfect.
Sue and Andrew,Stockton on Tees.
JULY 1/4th Wonderful experience.Celebrated 30th birthday with 5 friends.Appreciated your flowers,cakeand card.Thank you !
Laura,Kelly,Jo,Eve,Jane,Rebecca. Newcastle.
13/15th Wine and strawberries…what a surprise…Views,wildlife,
walks and places to visit!! And all amenities…Perfect.
Jerry and Maggie,Doncaster.
27th (14 days) Long walks, 1 from this yard. Visited Peverill Castle,Gulliver’s Kingdom and the Farm parks for the children. Enjoyed the pub meals and space for the children toplay in the Paddock.Time has flown by.
Robert,Milou and Sophie van der Spek.Netherlands.
August 5 comfortable nights.Bakewell Show !!!Fully recommended.
Came with cousins and parents. Great time
Paula,Paul,Georgia and Amie Ellis Kent.
5 / 8th Once again.Fantastic stay with Christine.Wine,strawberries and cake..What a lovely surprise 2nd visit
Alan,Lisa and Christopher. Alfreton Derbys.
17th What excellent weather…Saw a lotofthe Peak District,incl.Dovedale, Tissington,old railway tracks,Monsal Head, Haddon Hall and the river Wye. Chatsworth in same category as Blenheim Palace.Thank you for the use of your maps.The Secret REALLY is a place of peace and tranquillity..Enjoy…
AnneMarie and Wessel. Netherlands.
21/24th the Serenity is lovely and liked the open plan layout.Being on the 1st floor gives amazing views. Our 2 sons loved it also.Will recommend to our friends.
Paul, Esther,Joeand Bobby. Sth.Staffs
24/27th Lovely,relaxing stay.Christine made us very welcome!Weather great despite rain forecast.Bakewell farmers market an eye-opener. Ostrich eggs for sale… we’ll be back…
Adele,Mark,Mikey and Sam. Leeds.