Guest Comments 2018-01-15T13:25:08+00:00

Guest Comments

See what our visitors say about their holidays at Wheeldon Trees Farm…

“Great as usual. Lovely to see Karen and Nigel again.” Bob and Gina, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 14 January 2018

“Nigel and Karen are such nice people and couldn’t do enough for us, what great hosts. Not over-bearing but always available. Amazing !” Robin, Diana, Ruth, Ben, Lola and Sophia, Sheldon Cottage, 14 January 2018

“Both Karen and Nigel are excellent custodians and more than obliging to listen and help when needed” Teresa and Mary, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 14 January 2018

“Every single little thing has been thought of. Everything has been amazing.” The Mullen Family, Priestley Cottage, 13 January 2018

“Nigel went above and beyond during the duration of our stay. Ensuring we were comfortable and happy with everything. Thank you.” Josh and Eloise, Critchlow Cottage, 13 January 2018

“Thank you for having us for just one night. We’ve had a wonderful stay. ” Jo and David, Mycock Cottage, 12 January 2018

“Yet another great stay – Thank you !” The Duff Family, Lomas Cottage, 7 January 2018

“Thank you very much. We loved our stay !” The Wharton Family, Lomas Cottage, 4 January 2018

“It is a perfect place to stay ! Everything is of good quality.” Jan and Jessica, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 3 January 2018

“Fantastic stay. Thank you so much. We will be back !” The D’Amico Family, Mycock Cottage, 2 January 2018

“It was a very relaxing, peaceful and comfortable New Year.” Lee and Jon, Sheldon Cottage, 2 January 2018

“Everything just perfect !” Maggie and David, Lomas Cottage, 1 January 2018

“You made our stay feel like a real treat from start to finish. Thank you !” Audrey and Frazer, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 1 January 2018

“Fantastic holiday again, thank you. We’ve had a lovely relaxing peaceful Christmas.” Elaine and Peter, Critchlow Cottage, 28 December 2017

“A super fab stay as always – can’t wait to return !” Adam and Louise, Mycock Cottage, 28 December 2017

“This was our 2nd visit and am looking to come back again in approx 6 months time.” Mick and Ron, Elliott Cottage, 27 December 2017

“Loved the new windowsills this year ! Beautiful ! A wonderful stay as always. Your attention to detail and welcoming cottages especially decorated for the festive period never fail to delight ! Thank you ! Love the J3 and Sam xx” Anjie, Rob, Shona and Sam, Sheldon Cottage, 27 December 2017

“Thank you for being so baby friendly ! Everything you provided made a huge difference. The prepared meals were tasty and convenient.” The Christianson Family, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 26 December 2017

“Very welcoming with lots of useful info.” The Patel Family, Nadin Cottage, 24 December 2017

“The attention to detail is incredible ! Loved the Christmas decorations. 10/10” Laura, Adelaide, Darren and Tamsyn, Sheldon Cottage, 11 December 2017

“We had a great time – thanks for the hospitality. (Ned loved it !)” David and Fran, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 11 December 2017

“We have had a great time on our first holiday together. Beautiful place with great amenities for mum and 20 month old baby ! ” Tabby and Mikey, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 4 December 2017

“It is a great place to stay. Feeding the animals was particularly popular with our grandson. Owners are very welcoming, accommodating and dealt with any issues promptly. Will definitely return. ” Paul, Sue, Hannah, Louisa and Cuan, Sheldon Cottage, 3 December 2017

“Deborah and Martin could not have been any more helpful. Even with cake at 6pm !! Superbly equipped kitchen. Amazing view of the hills from every window and the Alpacas were lovely. Feeding the animals was a great touch.” Barry, Lucy and Dot, Mycock Cottage, 2 December 2017

“We have had a wonderful stay. Thank you for making us so welcome. We look forward to coming back again.” The Sloggett Family, Lomas Cottage, 2 December 2017

“2nd visit to here. Lovely owners and perfect cottages. Would recommend to friends and families. Lovely weekend. Thank you very much. Will definitely return.”  Wayne and Elaine, Mycock Cottage, 27 November 2017

“We really appreciate how accommodating you have been !” Josh, Charlotte and Alexandra, Priestley Cottage, 26 November 2017

“Great attention to detail with the cottage and we needed for nothing. Really appreciated the quality of everything. Good kitchen equipment, furniture and bedding. It’s easy to tell a lot of thought went into equipping the cottage and high quality items are used throughout.” Jack, Euan, Shona and Sam, Elliott Cottage, 25 November 2017

“After many years of many cottages this is still one of the best we have stayed in. We will be back and I am sure the baby would love to come back !” Ann, John, Calum, Kate and Aaron, Lomas Cottage, 25 November 2017

“Just to Karen and Nigel for making us again feel so welcome and special during our stay- and to Nigel for sorting out the alarm going off on Sunday! Also to yourselves and the nice hello on Thursday and taking the time for a chat and the rest of the team who do an amazing job.” Alanna and David, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 25 November 2017

“Thank you so much. We have had a lovely stay.” Tom, Rebecca and Jack, Priestley Cottage, 24 November 2017

“We have had the most amazing stay. We have enjoyed feeding the animals every day and Nigel has been a great host and brilliant with our 3 year old Felix.” Charlotte, Keval and Felix, Critchlow Cottage, 21 November 2017

“We had a lovely time and our twin boys want to ‘stay here forever !’ ” Kaushik, Aruna, Atharv and Kabir, Lomas Cottage, 20 November 2017

“We really enjoyed our stay. Will come back for longer next time ! Feels really welcoming because all the small details have been thought of.” Amit and Kiran, Mycock Cottage, 19 November 2017

“We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay and had everything we needed and more ! Jacob loved feeding the animals and being ‘Farmer Jacob.’ Thank you very much for a fantastic break – we will be back !” The Warrender Family, Priestley Cottage, 17 November 2017

“We had the most relaxing weekend in perfect comfort with everything and more that we needed. Thank you very much.” Amanda and Steve, Elliott Cottage, 13 November 2017

“We had a lovely short break. The cottage is fantastic. Had everything we needed. Great hospitality. 100 % recommend to family and friends.” Ruth and Simon, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 12 November 2017

“We had a lovely time and were really impressed with the cottage, facilities and local area. Will def be returning.” Rebecca, Darran, Daisy and Flynn, Sheldon Cottage, 12 November 2017

“The walk in welcome is such a lovely touch.” Andrew and Suzie, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 11 November 2017

“Fantastic !” Christine, Leslie and Carol, Sheldon Cottage, 10 November 2017

“Rico loved his stay. You make bringing your dog a fantastic experience and we particularly appreciated an enclosed space for him. Having walk cards and books in the cottage was wonderfully helpful as well.” Richard and Anne, Mycock Cottage, 7 November 2017

“Another fantastic stay at Wheeldon Trees and our first as a family. I love your llamas ! See you in 2018 !! ” The Chapman Family, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 6 November 2017

Thank you for another wonderful visit. This is a very special place and we all love it ! ” Deb Reynolds, Sheldon Cottage, 6 November 2017

“Thank you so much for allowing us to join in with walking the alpacas. It was the ‘icing on the cake’ for our holiday – certainly made it all the more special. There was marvelous attention to detail as always. You are fantastic hosts who are helpful and tolerant of our issues at any time of day. Which we really appreciate ! Thank you for another wonderful stay – I’m sure we’ll be back again soon.” Elaine, Jane and Adam, Elliott Cottage, 5 November 2017

“See you all next year ! ” Bryan and Tim, Priestley Cottage, 5 November 2017

“We missed the wonky pool table ! Thank you for another wonderful holiday at Wheeldon Trees ! ”  The Douglas Family, Mycock Cottage, 2 November 2017

“Love, love, love staying here. Heaven !! ” Julie and David, Mycock Cottage, 29 October 2017

“Our stay was outstanding – all we could have hoped for and more. Thank you so much ! ” Helen and Keith, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 29 October 2017

“I can’t wait to come back for the 3rd time. Really love this place and feel so relaxed ! ” The Pamma Family, Priestley Cottage, 28 October 2017

“Everything was first class and Martin and Deborah so welcoming and friendly. Definitely somewhere we would return to.” Joan, William, David and Laura, Sheldon Cottage, 28 October 2017

“This is one of the best cottages that are well equipped, clean and tidy.” Angela and Chris, Critchlow Cottage, 27 October 2017

“We had a fantastic time and a memorable welcome that helped us start our honeymoon off on the right foot. We’ve loved the walks and the dog basket – it is lovely that he was so welcomed too ! (Not always the case elsewhere !) We will be back ! ” Adam and Nikki, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 27 October 2017

“The best equipped cottage we have ever stayed in ! It was very clean on arrival, the welcome ‘cake tray” and dog basket were very much appreciated. Lots of homely touches in the cottage. We’ve had a lovely break. Thank you ! ”  The Bates Family, Nadin Cottage, 25 Oct 2017

“Liked the play facilities. Alexa was a nice touch. Cottage was very clean and well stocked. Deborah was really helpful when I arrived – thank you. ”  The Bromilow Family, Mycock Cottage, 24 October 2017

“This really is a great location for a family holiday. It’s nice to have a number of cottages but still be able to get together easily !” Anne Dawes, Priestley Cottage, 22 October 2017

“Wonderful stay, will hopefully return !” Joanna, Adrian and Oskar, Critchlow Cottage, 22 October 2017

“New additions greatly appreciated – Alexa, bedspreads, etc. A wonderful experience as always. ” Ellen, Marie and Matt, Mycock Cottage, 22 October 2017

“We had a lovely time. Both Nigel and Deborah were great with the children at feeding time. We were let down by the weather as it was so wet and misty. We didn’t get to do any of the walks we wanted to, so we’ll have to come back again ! ” Michelle, Kostas and Anthony, Elliott Cottage, 21 October 2017

“The laundry room was very useful, as was the little ‘grocer’. The cottage and farm are very child and dog friendly. The info about walks were brilliant. ” – The Joint Family, Nadin Cottage, 21 October 2017

“We had a wonderful stay. Thank you very much for all your help. We’ll be back again for another stay. ” – Elen, Arwel and Osian, Critchlow Cottage, 15 October 2017

“As usual, an excellent stay. We hope to return. ” – Bob and Sue, Elliott Cottage, 9 October 2017

“We had another lovely stay. Thank you very much. ” – Kevin and Tamasine, Lomas Cottage, 8 October 2017

“Easily the best cottage we have stayed in.” – Rob and Maya, Lomas Cottage, 2 October 2017

“Just ideal. Thank you ! ” – Linda and John, Critchlow Cottage, 2 October 2017

“We were made so welcome and the cottage was absolutely perfect. Will certainly share with friends and come back again. Thank you.” – Ian and Lynsey, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 2 October 2017

“I love the well-equipped kitchen – lots of utensils to use. Thanks for everything and the recyclable bag. Really love the farm and environment.” – Karman and Long Ping, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 26 September 2017

“We had an absolutely wonderful time and will certainly try to return in the future. It was lovely to have such good facilities and help on hand if needed but such peace at the same time (as much as one can have with a toddler !)” – The O’Brien Family, Mycock Cottage, 25 September 2017

“It is a joy to come here. We always feel at home and we leave fully rested. Thank you.” – Pam and Trevor, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 23 September 2017

“Please don’t ever change – Wheeldon is heaven on earth !” – Lis, Tess, Robert & George, Critchlow Cottage, 17 September 2017

“Great location to concentrate on walks around the Peak District !” – David and Angela, Mycock Cottage, 18 September 2017

“Perfect spot for the weekend. Thank you !” – David and Sarah, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 17 September 2017

“We have really enjoyed our stay – the welcome when we arrived, the ambience, just everything. Thank you for thinking of everything and more !” – John and Linda, Walker’s Rest, 14 September 2017

“2nd visit. Will return !” – Bernard, Valerie, James and Victoria, Sheldon Cottage, 11 September 2017

“Great to find a place which is truly dog friendly !” – Hannah, Anna and Hannah, Nadin Cottage, 11 September 2017

“I love that you use food waste to feed the rabbits and the chickens. It makes it so much more fun to recycle ! Fantastic service as always, a big smile and a lovely welcome – even when I couldn’t find the potato masher ! Can’t wait to come back and celebrate Christmas – see you then !” – Louise and Stephen, Critchlow Cottage, 8 September 2017

“We have loved our stay at Walker’s Rest. Nowhere else compares !” – Janet and Tony, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 7 September 2017

“Keep doing what you’re doing – it’s fantastic !” – Anthony, Heather and Sydney, Nadin Cottage, 5 September 2017

“Nigel and his wife were very helpful.” – Derek, Jane and Catherine, Priestley Cottage, 4 September 2017

“Nigel and Karen were exceptionally friendly and made our holiday very special. Thank you.” – Shruti and Kshitij, Critchlow Cottage, 4 September 2017

“This is our second time here and we absolutely love it. We will definitely be back. Such a beautiful place and such a warm welcome. Thank you for a fantastic time.”

Steve, Ana, Sofia and William, Lomas Cottage, 3 September 2017

“Thanks very much to Nigel and Karen for everything. The kids loved feeding the animals. Both Charlotte and Karen were super babysitters !” – Emma, Charlie and Louis, Sheldon Cottage, 3 September 2017

“Thanks to you I think we will have to buy our own Alexa ! Thank you.” – Sarah, Anthony, Alex and Millie, Elliott Cottage, 3 September 2017

“Nigel and Karen made our stay perfect !” – Gail and Richard, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 2 September 2017

“Nigel and Karen were very warm, welcoming and accommodating. It was faultless – perfect 10/10″ – Martin and Julia, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 1 September 2017

“Brillant stay. Thanks !” – Andy and Fiona, Critchlow Cottage, 1 September 2017

“Nigel was great, very helpful and it was lovely that the children could help feed the animals. We had a lovely stay. The walk cards were very helpful.” – The McMillan Family, Mycock Cottage, 1 September 2017

“We loved it. Our stay was exactly what we needed after our wedding. Thank you !” – James and Jen, Sheldon Cottage, 31 August 2017

“We have had a really brilliant first family holiday. Thank you !” – The Boyles Family, Mycock Cottage, 28 August 2017

“Another brilliant stay !” – The Moloney Family, Elliott Cottage, 27 August 2017

“We loved all the extra bits and attention to detail. Thank you !” – The Southwell Family, Priestley Cottage, 23 August 2017

“We thoroughly enjoyed our stay as always. Our first visit with out the wider family and it was exactly what we needed. Some time away for the two of us – the perfect wedding present.” – Isobel and Jon, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 22 August 2017

“We really appreciated and enjoyed all the little extras – eg: coffee pods for the coffee machine, homemade cakes.” – Joyce and Alex, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 22 August 2017

“The cottage was it’s usual high standard on arrival. Just lovely to come back yet again !” – Alan and Rosie, Mycock Cottage, 21 August 2017

“This was the perfect place to celebrate Ali’s 60th and we were delighted you could celebrate with us. Thank you. Look forward to next year.” – Alison, Rob and Maya, Sheldon Cottage, 21 August 2017

“This has to be the best self catering cottage we have ever stayed in ! Thank you so much.” – Kate and Bob, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 19 August 2017

“Amazing as always ! Thank you. Can’t wait for next year already !” – Richard, Helena, Phoenix and Arlo, Priestley Cottage, 19 August 2017

“Really appreciated having all the extra food available to buy. Last minute items, like ice-cream, after dinner was fabulous !” – The Eccles Family, Critchlow Cottage, 19 August 2017

“The kids and I would like to say thank you for a superb week. We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would definitely come again. (My son want’s to come every year !)” – The Geritz Family, Elliott Cottage, 19 August 2017

“Set-up is perfect for the kids and dogs. The Long Room was a particular hit. Thanks.” – Peter, Rose, Tim, Joseph and Benedict, Nadin Cottage, 17 August 2017

“Electric bikes were brilliant. Gave us lots of fun and tired legs !” – Rebecca and Ben, Critchlow Cottage, 17 August 2017

“Deborah was an excellent host, very friendly and helpful. Excellent info on area/cottage/trips on laminated sheets. Enjoyed extras such as animal feeding and breakfast hamper.” – Josiah and Sarah, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 16 August 2017

“This is the first place I’ve stayed where I’ve felt the dogs were truly welcome. Made such a difference ! Such a relaxing break and ideally situated to catch up with family and friends. ” – Sam Jones, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 16 August 2017

“It’s the first time we’ve taken our dogs away. You’ve set up your business to make them feel comfortable as well as us. We’d love to return. ” – Jill & Larry, Lomas Cottage, 13 August 2017

“The dog meadow was great – Luna loved it! The doggy basket & contents were very useful. You were very helpful during the water crisis, keeping us informed & providing alternatives. ” – The Bradleys, Critchlow Cottage, 12 August 2017

“We had a lovely time and the cottage was very well equipped with some noce touches. Very dog-friendly too. Thank you ! ” – Angela & Alex, Priestley Cottage, 12 August 2017

“Would definitely return again and have recommended to others. Thank you for a great stay! ” – The Gibsons, Lomas Cottage, 11 August 2017

“Everything has been considered for a very relaxing stay. All the supplies in the ‘shop’ are excellent. A well stocked cottage with all mod cons (Alexa!). The proximity to fabulous walks & cycle routes is a real selling point. We’ll be back soon. Thanks. ” – Katie, Paul, Alexandra & Josie, Nadin Cottage, 11 August 2017

“We had a really lovely stay – beautiful ! Thank you. ” – Gemma & Richard, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 10 August 2017

“Thanks again for a fantastic stay at Sheldon Cottage. We always leave feeling so revived & refreshed and it’s so easy to stay here knowing you have thought of everything! We will be back next year I am sure.” – Kathryn and Marcus, Sheldon Cottage, 4 August 2017

“Your attention to detail is amazing. Thank you for another great stay.” – Bernard & Barbara , Walker’s Rest, 4 August 2017

“This is our second visit; we felt that this could be a very relaxing holiday as we knew that you have everything that a family with a toddler needs. We also hadn’t explored fully last year. We have had a lovely week again. Thank you. (P.S. thanks for another bag – we used the other one lots!).” – Sarah and Alex, Critchlow Cottage, 4 August 2017

“Appreciated the additional touches especially for the children. Kids loved the games room and play area and feeding the animals daily. Thank you !” – Chris and Sarah, Lomas Cottage, 3 August 2017

“Beautiful cottage & location. We felt very welcome and comfortable here. Fantastic to find somewhere so welcoming to our furbaby – takes all the stress away. It seems everything has been thought of – even down to the torches next to the bed ! ” – Helen & Michael, Ollerenshaw Cottage, 3 August 2017

“The cottage had absolutely everything that we needed to make our stay very enjoyable. You have thought of everything ! Thank you ! ” – Diane and Jeanette, Critchlow Cottage, 31 July 2017

“Fabulous ! We enjoyed it very much as we always do. Roll on next April ! ” – Cherry and Peter, Sheldon Cottage, 30 July 2017

“It was so nice to have a Lasagne in the oven when we arrived. We expected a frozen one in the fridge. You saved our day !” – Claudia and Holger, Walker’s Rest Cottage, 30 July 2017

“It’s a wonderful place here, your fish pie was really nice, the cottage is a home from home, love your green style of life, love the shop, Long Room is full of a range of age products. Animals were very welcome with my two, playground really great & I liked the way the cars were parked away from the cottages. I hope to be back next year. Thank you both.” – Suzanne, Niall & Eve, Mycock Cottage, 29 July 2017

“We had a lovely stay, thank you – beautiful place, great cottage and very helpful and friendly hosts. We loved the personal touches ie: reminders/texts before coming – really helpful. We loved the welcome on the dishwasher.” – The Menon Family, Lomas Cottage, 29 July 2017

“We will be back again I’m sure – we love it here !” – The Pullen Family, Nadin Cottage, 29 July 2017

“We thoroughly enjoyed the 2 veggie meals and would order them again ! We’ve had a lovely holiday again and look forward to returning.” – Vera and Martin, Critchlow Cottage, 22 July 2017

“As usual we’ve had a fabulous week with good weather. It was Maureen’s first visit which she loved, just what she needed. Thank you once again Deborah & Martin.” – Hilda, Brenda & Maureen, Nadin Cottage, 22 July 2017

“We’ve had a brilliant time. Have never stayed anywhere so well equipped. You have thought of everything! ” – Anne-Marie, Priestley Cottage, 21 July 2017

“An amazingly child-friendly place to stay. We have thoroughly enjoyed our holiday and would love to return soon.” – The Overtons, Elliott Cottage, 20 July 2017

“If your toddler is animal crazy, this place is perfect. Thank you for a brilliant time !” – Helen, Hugh ad Emrys, Lomas Cottage, 19 July 2017

“The cottage was extremely well appointed and thought out. We all enjoyed the novelty of Alexa !” – The Sapsford Family, Lomas Cottage, 19 July 2017

“Fantastic as usual !” – Tessa and Chris, Mycock Cottage, 16 July 2017

“Thank you for a lovely stay, we’ve had a pleasant stay despite being ill ! Alex thoroughly enjoyed feeding the animals and Arabella watching ! We’ve been very impressed by how well equipped the cottage is – lots of thoughtful touches.” – Andy, Charlotte, Alex and Arabella, Priestley Cottage, 15 July 2017

“We had a super time ! ” – Labhaoise, Andrew and Sean, Nadin Cottage, 15 July 2017

“Brilliant as always ! ” – Alexander and Inger, Critchlow Cottage, 12 July 2017