Group of Cottages

Dove Farm cottages offer all the benefits of staying in a big party house, with the added bonus of  being able to enjoy your own private space too, in our 3 well equipped, self contained cottages. A versatile group accommodation for families and friends. Ideal for family gatherings or getting together with friends. Perfect for hen groups, walking groups or retreats. Stay on our family farm and enjoy the Staffordshire/Derbyshire countryside.
Barn Owl Cottage - 3 bedrooms. sleeps 7 + 1* - (Read more)
Swallow Cottage -  2 bedrooms.  sleeps 4 - (Read more)
Wren Cottage - 2 bedrooms.  sleeps 5  + sofabed for extra  capacity when hiring all 3 properties. (Read more)
Dove dining studio/meeting room (Read more)

What's included in your group booking?

7 x bedrooms across the three cottages. 
Plus sofabed in Wren cottage (linen charge applies)
4 x bathrooms, plus 3 additional toilets
3 x well equipped kitchens
               - plenty of large size pots and pans
               - basics provided such as salt/pepper/oil/flour/spices
               - tea/coffee/sugar
               - cleaning products and cloths and tea towels

cot and high chair
a few toys and plenty of colouring and books for the kids

wifi in each cottage and dove studio
SKY in Barn Owl and Swallow cottages. 
Freeview TV in Wren cottage
Radios/players for CDs /DVDs and speakers for your playlists
selection of CDs and DVDs - including some kiddie favourites
Wide choice of books and local maps

Bedlinen is included, with all beds made up. 
1 standard size towel and 1 handtowel per person included.

Group hire of all three cottages includes use of dove studio 

Enclosed patio garden with BBQ, table and chairs

Weekend short breaks for groups

Weekends are our most popular booking choice for family gatherings, celebrations and friends reunions.  But not everyone can stay for 3 nights?

So you choose:
2 x  night weekend fri/sat.... with a leisurely checkout sunday around 1pm-ish
3 x  night weekend  fri/sat/sun

Midweek short breaks for groups

3 x  nights midweek mon/tues/wed   (occasionally 4 nights may be possible)
Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement. You will appreciate that as we are a working farm, there are certain basic terms and conditions we insist upon.

* Barn Owl cottage +1 is an additional bed in the family room. Can be useful for a child, or to make the room into a "twin " room. The additional bedspace is not intended to increase capacity to 8 adults 
Seasonal offers
Click here to see availability
Click here for

Seasonal Offers

Click here to see


4 Star RatingSimply Great BritainSmall Business Winner

Join our VIP Guest List

Be the first to hear about events and offers
Dove Farm, Mill Lane, Off Dove Street, Ellastone,
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 2GY
Dove Farm holiday cottages
Copyright 2019 Dove farm | All Rights reserved | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy
photo credit: RubyT (I come here for cameraderie!) that one kid via photopin (license)
× How can I help you?
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram