Lower Micklin Farm, Alton, Staffordshire

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  • Weekly price
    from £ 470
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 250
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 325
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 130
Property Type: 
Group of Cottages
Large group rental property for family & friends near the Peak District

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Lower Micklin Farm, Alton, Staffordshire, sleeps 5-16 in 6 bedrooms.

Sleeps 5 to 16 in 3 cottages
Cottage 1 sleeps 6 (+ 2), single storey
Cottage 2 sleeps 5 (+ 2)
Cottage 3 sleeps 5 (+ 2)

Located amid some of Staffordshire's most beautiful countryside, Lower Micklin is set in 10 acres of grassland allowing plenty of room for children to play in safety. Half of a mile outside Alton village and five minutes drive from Alton Towers, Lower Micklin is also situated at the edge of the Peak District and a few miles from Uttoxeter racecourse.

All three cottages are self contained, spacious and well appointed. Each cottage has its own fully equipped kitchen area, large shower room, and lounge/dining area with colour TV and DVD player. Centrally heated and double glazed, they are warm and comfortable whatever the weather. All towels and linen are provided.

We also have 'The Pavilion' which is a separate function room with a kitchen that can accommodate 24 people for formal dining. The Pavilion also comes with a large screen, projector and DVD surround sound system that can be used for showing films or connecting to your own device.

Unlike most self catering facilities, we happily accept guests for short periods allowing you to visit Alton Towers, rest overnight and move on to the next part of your holiday, or alternatively, stay a few days more and visit some of the other local places of interest.

Guests are welcome to make use of the spacious outside facilities including climbing frame, swings, ball game field with goalposts and walking paths. Barbecue facilities, including fuel, are available on request.

Lower Micklin is also ideal for a winter break, being located in beautiful countryside ideal for walking.


Each cottage has its own well equipped kitchen with full size oven and four ring electric hob, fridge and cooking utensils.
Each cottage has an open plan living room, dining room and kitchen. The Pavilion can accommodate 24 people for dining and has its own kitchen.
Each cottage has an open plan living room / dining room / kitchen. Sofa-bed in each cottage will allow further two people.
Each cottage has a flat screen TV with Freeview and built in DVD player. The Pavilion has a projector,large screen and DVD surround sound system.
Very good mobile telephone and broadband signal. Due to rural location, WiFi only suitable for browsing and emails - streaming not possible.
Some board games are provided in the cottages.
Full central heating included in price.
A range of double and family rooms. Detailed bedroom arrangements are provided on our website. Sofabed in each cottage will allow further two people.
All beds ready made up with sheets and duvets on arrival. Towels provided for use in cottages.
Each cottage has a shower room containing shower, toilet and wash basin.
Cottage 1 is a single storey cottage with no steps and 90cm wide doors enabling easier access. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Play area with swings, slide and climbing frame. Ball playing field with goalposts. Plenty of space for playing. Cots and high chairs available.
Set in 10 acres there is plenty of space to freely wander around. Outside tables and chairs and barbecue facilities.
We don't have a pool. Alton Towers Waterpark is just two miles away and is open to the public. There are three public swimming pools within 9 miles.
On site car park for numerous cars.
No smoking in the cottages.
No pets are allowed.


Lower Micklin Farm is located 1/2 mile outside Alton village and just 2 mile from Alton Towers. Easily accessible from A50, M1 and M6.
Cheadle, 5 miles. Uttoxeter, 7 miles. Ashbourne, 9 miles.
Local Londis shop and Post Office in Alton Village (1/2 mile). Large Tesco, ASDA, Waitrose, Lidl in Uttoxeter (7 miles).
Nearest pub 1/2 mile. Four further pubs in Alton Village.

Booking Information

No minimum length of stay or change over day. One night stays are allowed. Max 8 people per cottage/22 in all three cottages.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

Alton Road
Alton Towers
ST14 5DJ
United Kingdom
Uttoxeter - 7 miles. Stoke on Trent - 15 miles. Derby - 22 miles.
Bookable bus service to Alton Towers at weekends and during school holidays. Limited scheduled bus service.
East Midlands Airport - 35 miles. Manchester Airport - 40 miles. Birmingham Airport - 50 miles.

Late Deals

New Year 2017/2018

3 Farm Cottages available for New Year. Sleep maximum 22 people with separate function room providing dining for 24.
Minimum 3 night stay but arrival flexible. £360 per cottage for three nights.

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Lower Micklin Farm, Alton, Staffordshire

Kieran Mangan

+44 (0)1889 590 119
+44 (0)7824 385 138
Alton Road
Alton Towers
ST14 5DJ
United Kingdom