Lower Micklin Farm Holiday Cottages near Alton Towers

Holiday Cottages near Alton Towers & the Peak District


Early Bird Discount – Book before 31st January for 10% Discount. Use Promo Code Early10 

Electric Vehicle Charging Now Available at Lower Micklin

Located in the stunning Staffordshire countryside, and on the doorstep of the Peak District National Park, our cottages can sleep up to 16 people in three cottages, all set in 10 acres of grassland including a play area and safe open spaces for all the family.

Ideal for family breaks and gatherings of friends all year round, our holiday  cottages are just half a mile from Alton village with its pubs and shop and a five minute drive from Alton Towers.

Lower Micklin is the perfect base for walking holidays on the Staffordshire Way or in the Peak District National Park and is within easy reach of Uttoxeter Racecourse, National Trust properties, pubs, an award winning Denstone Hall Farm Shop and Cafe and the world famous Potteries and World of Wedgwood.

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Perfect for Family Breaks

Our self catering cottages are welcoming and homely and provide the ideal base for a short break to visit local attractions, days out and events. Each cottage (sleeping between 5 & 6) has a fully equipped kitchen, shower room, central heating and ample family space to relax and recharge as well as all your linen and towels. There is a small seating area outside each cottage with much larger spaces to play just beyond including goal posts, a play area and a ball games field. There are also BBQ facilities available.

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Ideal for Large Groups

Our three holiday cottages at Lower Micklin can be booked together to provide ideal accommodation for all your family or friends in the centre of the UK with easy access to motorways and airports. Our cottages sleep up to 16 people in three adjoining cottages offering privacy for those who need it and the convenience of being together. We are also able to provide ‘The Pavilion’ which will allow your group to gather together and is ideal for family gatherings.

Lower Micklin Holiday Cottages have something for everybody and is perfectly located to entertain all the family from family theme parks to relaxed walking and cycling. Please check our availability to book or feel free to email us should you have any queries or questions about planning one of our places to stay in the Peak District


Special Offer. 

Book all three cottages and the Pavilion for three nights for just £1350.00

Booking for three nights will allow you to leave at your own convenience on the last day rather than having to leave by 10.30 am or, alternatively, to stay an extra night if you wish. This is a saving of £345.00 of the full three night stay and just £160.00 more than the two night stay.

Special offer not available in July and August.

Things To Do In The Local Area

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Self Catering Near Alton Towers

We are situated 5 minutes from Alton Towers Resort Click here to book tickets

Food and Drink

Food & Drink

It’s easy to find somewhere to eat and drink in Alton, with it’s great selection of pubs.


Walking & Cycling

Surrounded by beautiful countryside, there are many places to walk & cycle.

Campsite close to Alton Towers

Looking for Camping & Caravaning?

We have 30 well spaced pitches (17 Hard Standing, 4 Super Grass and 9 Grass) all with  electric hook-up and stunning views over the Churnet Valley.

Peak District Caravan site

Great property and SO close to Alton Towers!

Trip Advisor Review
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Beautiful property with lots of safe space for the children to run around and play. Very clean. Added touch of the chickens roaming around and Alpacas in the field.

Short Break near Alton Towers

Trip Advisor Review
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Booked Lower Micklin Farm for two nights, stayed in cottage no 3 which was perfect for our needs with two adults and three children. 


Trip Advisor Review
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Absolutely a fabulous weekend. Staff at Lower Micklin Farm were very pleasant and couldn’t do enough to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Latest News

EV Charging now available.

You can now charge your electric vehicle while staying at Lower Micklin Farm Holiday Cottages. Plug in your car and relax in your cottage - no need to go searching for public EV charging points. EV Charging supplied by VendElectric. Simply download the app and charge....

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100% Renewable Energy

We are very pleased to announce that Lower Micklin Farm Holiday Cottages are now powered by 100% renewable energy sources so you can rest assured that your holiday will cause as little damage to the planet as possible. All the heating in the cottages is provided by a...

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Uttoxeter Racecourse Events

There is always something happening at Uttoxeter Racecourse. Do you fancy 'The Midlands Grand National' or the more relaxed 'Beer and Gin Jamboree Raceday'? Not into horses? Then why not try 'Gung-Ho!' - the world's biggest inflatable 5k run. Check out the full...

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Lower Micklin Farm, Alton Road, Denstone, ST14 5DJ
01889 590119